Bench of three judges to decide whether the day of pre-trial detention should be included for the granting of bail by default

The Supreme Court said on Tuesday that a larger three-judge bench will consider whether the day an accused is remanded in custody should be included in the calculation of the 60-day period for granting default bail. A two-judge bench comprising Justices SK Kaul and Hrishikesh Roy also said they would ask Chief Justice SA Bobde […]

MHA orders 2 special COVID centers in Delhi to close as cases decline

The Union Home Office has ordered the gradual closure of two special and temporary COVID care centers in the city in preparation for a “continuing decline” in coronavirus cases, officials said on Tuesday. While the Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel COVID Hospital located in the Delhi cantonment area is managed by the DRDO, the operational Sardar […]