Relief for Homeless: City,Police settles Housing lawsuit

With homeless people battling out the housing crisis, settlement of the lawsuit by housing activist Alex Brown and other two comrades was a significant leap. The case was settled for a $116,000 that City of Toronto and Toronto police have agreed to pay. However , Brown and his co-plaintiffs, Oriel Varga and Elan Ohayon have decided to donate a part of the settlement to the trust fund for grass root housing initiatives.

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Court acquits 21 youth in Hyderabad blasts cases

HYDERABAD - A city court Wednesday acquitted 21 young men arrested for their suspected involvement in the bomb blasts here in 2007 and charged with criminal conspiracy to wage war against the state.

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Lemon Law: Know your rights car owners

Are you among those stuck with a lemon? For those who are clueless about the “lemon” need to know that a defective car is often referred a lemon.

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Federal judge ruled out class-action status of Gulf Coast hurricane victims

U.S. District Judge Kurt Engelhardt rejected the grant of class-action status to thousands of Gulf Coast hurricane victims claimed to be exposed in potentially toxic fumes while living in government-issued trailers.

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CBI files charge sheets in five housing scams

NEW DELHI - The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday filed in a city court five charge sheets in five cases relating to irregularities in cooperative group housing societies (CGHS).

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Iran asks world court to charge Israeli leaders with war crimes

TEHRAN - Iran Tuesday called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to bring to justice Israeli leaders for war crimes as Israeli airstrikes on Gaza Strip entered the fourth day, claiming about 400 lives, IRNA news agency reported.

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Comcast faces class-action lawsuit over equipment purchase outright

Comcast the well known  provider of internet and cables, faces class action lawsuit at the US District Court for the Eastern District of California in November.

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Tamil Nadu lawyers on strike, want apex court bench in Chennai

CHENNAI - Demanding a bench of the Supreme Court in this southern metropolis, hundreds of lawyers in Tamil Nadu and the Union Territory of Puducherry began a three-day boycott of courts Monday.

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Nepal Supreme Court to decide Sobhraj’s fate Jan 13

KATHMANDU - After a six-year dogged legal battle, Nepal’s Supreme Court Sunday announced that the fate of alleged serial killer Charles Sobhraj, now is jail here, will be decided Jan 13.

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Nepal Supreme Court to decide Sobhraj’s fate Jan 13

KATHMANDU - After a six-year dogged court battle, Charles Sobhraj will finally have his fate decided by Nepal’s Supreme Court Jan 13.

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