Law & Governance

Bilkis Bano case: SC requests a statement from the Center and Gujarat government about the pardoning of convicts
Aug 26, 2022 11:32:14 AM

In response to a petition challenging the release of 11 convicts in the 2002 case of Bilkis Bano's gangrape and murder of her family members, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked whether there was application of mind while considering remission and served notice to the Centre and the Gujarat government.

Turkey will now be known as ‘Turkiye’ in a rebranding move
Jun 02, 2022 11:16:43 AM

Stephane Dujarric, the UN chief's spokesperson, announced on Thursday that Turkey now wishes to be called ‘Turkiye’ in all languages at the behest of its president. "The change is immediate," said Stephane Dujarric.

Only 14% of women say out loud about domestic violence; NFHS
May 09, 2022 01:20:09 AM

According to the latest survey by NFHS, 30% of women in India have experienced physical or sexual violence in India.

“Freedom from noise pollution is a human right”: SC
May 05, 2022 10:42:44 PM

The Supreme Court ruled that the judgements related to loudspeakers were intended to protect citizens from becoming ‘forced audience’ to noise.

Depp vs Heard: Everything You Need To Know
May 03, 2022 09:05:18 AM

Depp vs Heard: Everything You Need To Know

Why the street vendors are struggling in Bengaluru?
May 01, 2022 07:59:41 PM

It is the common people who are affected by the non-compliance of legal provisions and the incompetence of the authorities.

Karnataka HC Restrains All Forms Of Religious Attires
Feb 10, 2022 06:43:37 PM

Karnataka HC Restrains All Forms Of Religious Attires

Sister Lucy Slams Court For Failing Women Against Powerful People
Jan 22, 2022 04:06:22 PM

Sister Lucy Slams Court For Failing Women Against Powerful People

Capital Punishment For Sisters Convicted Of Child Murders Commutted
Jan 18, 2022 04:41:00 PM

Capital Punishment For Sisters Convicted Of Child Murders Commutted

Delhi HC Rules In Favour Of Marital Rape Argument
Jan 15, 2022 04:09:37 PM

Delhi HC Rules In Favour Of Marital Rape Argument

Govt Pushes For Increasing Girls' Marital Age from 18 To 21
Dec 17, 2021 07:54:55 PM

Govt Pushes For Increasing Girls' Marital Age from 18 To 21

What To Know About Narcotic Drugs And Psychotropic Substances Amendment Bill
Dec 05, 2021 09:22:21 AM

Nirmala Sitharaman will introduce the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Amendment) Bill, 2021 in the Lok Sabha.