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SC to examine definition of ‘juvenile’ in Juvenile Justice Act

Updated: 4 February 2013, Monday, 16.00hrs(IST)
The Supreme Court on Monday decided to examine the constitutional validity of the provision giving the definition of juvenile in the Juvenile Justice Act, which treats a person as a minor till he attains the age of 18 years....   | Read..
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Rohinton Nariman resigns as Solicitor General

Updated: 4 February 2013, Monday, 16.00hrs(IST)
Senior advocate Rohinton Nariman has resigned as Solicitor General of India amid speculation that the decision came over his differences with Law Minister Ashwani Kumar. ...   | Read..
 

Vishwaroopam to be released in TN on February 7

Updated: 4 February 2013, Monday, 17.12hrs(IST)
Actor-director Kamal Haasan on Monday announced the release of his controversial film 'Vishwaroopam' in Tamil Nadu on February 7 as he withdrew his petition against...   | Read..
 

Tickets Rushdie couldn’t check in

Salman Rushdie was supposed to attend the Kolkata Literary Meet (KLM) at 7.45pm on January 30 and his plane tickets were routed through an email account attributed to Gameplan, ....   | Read..
 

‘Attention distracted from real problem’

Amartya Sen was in conversation with Sharmila Tagore on What Stops India and What Moves India, at the Kolkata Literary Meet held at the Book Fair, on Sunday afternoon. Th...   | Read..
 

Echo of big voices in voyeurism art

Mukesh Ambani, Ratan Tata, A. Raja, Kanimozhi, Vir Sanghvi, Barkha Dutt…...   | Read..
 

Shah takes over Sabha mantle

Asam Sahitya Sabha president Imran Shah today expressed hope that the languages of all communities of Assam would be developed to ensure overall development of the state....   | Read..
 

Tasa to push for Unicode

Asam Sahitya Sabha’s new general secretary Prahlad Chandra Tasa today said one of his top priorities would be to fight for ensuring an independent Unicode script st...   | Read..
 

ANVC-B hand confirmed in attack

In a new twist to the Williamnagar district jail incident, the East Garo Hills district administration today said the armed men behind the shocking attack were from the break...   | Read..
 

No job yet for acid victim

Dhanbad acid attack victim Sonali Mukherjee (27) may have won Rs 25 lakh on Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) on November 25 but Jharkhand is yet to honour its job promi...   | Read..
 
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