Arts  /  Published 21.11.20

Rich tributes to singer Purba Dam

Hers was a life of dignity and dignified singing. Little wonder then that the Rabindrasangeet singer, Purba Dam, got rich tributes after her death recently. SPCKraft’s Ashim Ganer Resh ...
By Samarjit Guha in

India  /  Published 21.07.20

SC fines pleas seeking stay on Ram temple

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed with a fine of Rs 1 lakh each two petitions that had sought a stay on the construction of a Ram temple at Ayodhya on the ground that the site needed excavation to...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.12.19

Mahua plea for prompt vote figures

The Supreme Court on Monday sought the Election Commission of India’s response on a petition from Trinamul MP Mahua Moitra for mandatory publication of final election results and vote shares within ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.01.20

Hanging of Delhi gangrape convicts postponed

A Delhi court on Friday postponed execution of death warrants of the four convicts in the 2012 Delhi ganggrape and murder case till further order.Additional sessions judge Dharmender Rana passed the o...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.01.20

Nirbhaya: SC dismisses curative petitions of 2 convicts

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the curative petitions filed by two of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case.A 5-judge bench headed by Justice N. V. Ramana r...
By PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 11.12.19

Plea to speed up mercy petitions

A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Centre to ensure the disposal of mercy petitions before the President “within a time-bound period”.The petitioner, advocat...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.12.19

Creamy layer plea

The Supreme Court on Monday said it would take up after two weeks the Centre’s plea for a review by a seven-judge constitution bench of the question whether the “creamy layer” within the Schedul...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.02.20

Delhi gangrape: President rejects convict's clemency plea

President Ram Nath Kovind has rejected the clemency plea of Vinay Kumar Sharma, one of the four men facing the gallows in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case, Union home ministry officials said on...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.11.19

Online petition against ‘cop brutality’

CitizenspeakIndia, a community group that describes itself as “a voice of the common Indian”, has condemned the alleged police brutality on students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) an...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.02.20

Appeal to flush out dungology

Over 110 scientists on Wednesday appealed to the science and technology ministry to withdraw its offer to fund research to pinpoint ingredients in cow dung, urine and milk for use in medicines, toothp...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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