SC transfers Kathua rape-murder case to Pathankot, rules out CBI probe

SC transfers Kathua rape-murder case to Pathankot, rules out CBI probe

The Supreme Court of India on Monday transferred the trial in the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua to Pathankot in Punjab. The court however ruled out a CBI inquiry into the case, reports said. A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra was hearing petitions seeking shifting of the […]

SC rules out investigation into Judge Loya’s death

SC rules out investigation into Judge Loya’s death

The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed petitions seeking an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge Brijmohan Harikishan Loya, reports said. The top court, ruling that the death was due to “natural causes”, observed that the petitioners tried to scandalise the judiciary. A three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and comprising Justices […]