Law & Governance

Supreme Court Dismisses 18 Review Petitions Of Ayodhya Verdict
Dec 13 2019 10:20:39 AM

The supreme court dismissed 18 petitions seeking reviews of its verdict on Ayodhya case.

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill And Apprehensions
Dec 12 2019 11:42:25 AM

Despite massive protests from the opposition and across India, the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill has been passed in the Rajya Sabha.

Gujarat Riot: Nanavati Commission Gives Clean Chit To Narendra Modi
Dec 11 2019 05:19:27 PM

The Nanavati Commission has given clean chit to the then Gujarat Chief Minister and now Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his cabinet colleagues in the 2002 Gujarat communal riots.

Rajya Sabha To Debate Citizenship Bill Today
Dec 11 2019 10:32:19 AM

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) will be tabled by the ruling party in the Rajya Sabha today afternoon.

Over 40 Dead In Fire At Luggage Factory In Delhi
Dec 08 2019 03:14:43 PM

Forty-three people were killed in a fire at a luggage manufacturing factory in Delhi. The factory was in a crowded area - Anaj Mandi on Rani Jhansi Road in North Delhi.

Nirbhaya Rapist Seeks Withdrawal Of Mercy Petition
Dec 08 2019 12:05:17 PM

Vinay Sharma, one of the six men who tortured and raped a 23-year-old paramedical on December 16th, 2012, sought immediate withdrawal of mercy petition filed to the president.

Unnao Survivor Set Ablaze By Rapist Out On Bail Dies
Dec 07 2019 09:46:07 AM

24-year-old rape survivor who was set on fire by her rapist who was out on bail died.

Encounter: Amid Praises Telangana Police Questioned For Bypassing Law
Dec 06 2019 03:54:06 PM

Telangana police shot and killed four men who are accused in the gangrape and murder of Hyderabad-based Vet

Hyderabad Case Accused Killed While Trying To Flee From Police
Dec 06 2019 10:13:12 AM

The four accused men in the rape and murder of a veterinary doctor in Hyderabad were killed in an encounter with the police.

Sabarimala 2018 Verdict On Women’s Entry Is Not Final: Chief Justice
Dec 05 2019 05:05:20 PM

Chief Justice of India SA Bobde remarked that 2018 judgment of the Supreme Court permitting women to enter the Sabarimala shrine is not the final word as the case is being dealt with a larger bench.

Delhi Asks Centre To Reject Mercy Plea For Nirbhaya Case Convicts
Dec 02 2019 11:58:54 AM

Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain has sent a file to the Central government strongly recommending to reject the mercy petition filed by one of the 2012 Nirbhaya murder case convicts.

NY Judge Denies Harvey Weinstein's Bid To Dismiss Sexual Assault Charges
Nov 29 2019 04:56:58 PM

New York court denied Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein's request to dismiss two sexual assault charges against him.