CBI asks Interpol to issue red corner notices against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

CBI asks Interpol to issue red corner notices against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

In wake of the infamous Rs 13,000 crore PNB scam, the Central bureau of Investigation on Monday asked Interpol to issue red corner notices against businessmen Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi. The “CBI has no confirmation yet about Nirav Modi’s whereabouts,” an official said. “When the agency gets any information about his whereabouts, […]

China considers abolishing death penalty for 9 crimes

China is considering trimming nine crimes from the list of offences punishable by death, state media said on Monday, as the ruling Communist Party considers broader reforms to the country’s legal system. Rights groups say China uses capital punishment more than any other country, raising public concern of irreversible miscarriages of justice. A draft amendment to China’s criminal law, which includes the use of the death penalty, […]