India  /  Published 21.06.22

ED questions Rahul again

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for the fifth day of questioning in the National Herald money laundering case. Gandhi, 52, arrived at the ED headqu...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.22

Bengal: Situation 'peaceful'

Situation in parts of West Bengal, which had witnessed arson during protests against controversial remarks on Prophet Mohammad, remained peaceful on Tuesday with heavy police deployment continuing in ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 29.05.22

What citizens can do and can’t do

If Aryan Khan, son of Shah Rukh Khan, or any other Indian citizen wants an apology from those responsible for wrongful incarceration, the law offers little recourse. However, the Indian Penal Code an...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.05.22

Parents can’t settle kid-abuse cases: HC

Parents of a child who is a victim of sexual offence cannot enter into a “compromise” with the accused, Punjab and Haryana High Court has held. Parents cannot be allowed to compromise a c...
By PTI in Chandigarh

India  /  Published 27.04.22

No permission for Mahapanchayat

Prohibitory orders under CRPC section 144 have been enforced in Dada Jalalpur village near Uttarakhand's Roorkee where a 'Hindu Mahapanchayat' was scheduled to be held on Wednesday and 33 ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Dehradun


India  /  Published 23.04.22

'Court has power to review govt's decision on remission'

The Supreme Court has said it has the power to review the decision of the government on the acceptance or rejection of remission and is also empowered to direct it to reconsider its decision. A bench...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.04.22

CJI ‘human face’ advice to judges

Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana on Friday asked subordinate judges to function with a “human face”, always keeping in mind the socio-economic conditions of the litigants, particularly c...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 17.01.22

An offended State

For a country with serious challenges to tackle, the amount of time and energy of government agencies and courts that is now spent on offence-taking and conspiracy-chasing borders on the ludicrous. Th...
By Sevanti Ninan

India  /  Published 01.01.22

Mumbai sea, parks out of bounds after 5pm

Mumbai police on Friday issued an order prohibiting people from visiting beaches, open grounds, sea faces, promenades, gardens, parks or similar public places between 5pm and 5am till January 15 in vi...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 02.12.21

Sudha granted default bail

Lawyer and civil rights activist Sudha Bharadwaj was granted default bail by Bombay High Court on Wednesday in the Elgaar Parishad case because of the police delay in completing the probe. However, t...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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