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After 9 years in jail, K’taka court acquits father-son duo

Dakshina Kannada (Karnataka), Oct 22 | The third additional district and sessions court in Dakshina Kannada district has acquitted Vittala Malekudia and his...

Human Rights Watch asks for protecting Bangladesh Hindus, but calls for...

By Arul LouisNew York, Oct 22 | While asking Bangladesh authorities to protect Hindus, the international group Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said law...

No respite for Aryan Khan, Bombay HC to hear his bail...

Mumbai, Oct 21 | The Bombay High Court on Thursday posted to October 26 the hearing of the bail application of Aryan Khan, arrested...

Tributes paid to bravehearts on Police Commemoration Day

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai on Thursday paid tributes to bravehearts at National Police Memorial...

Bombay HC to hear Aryan Khan’s bail plea on Oct 26

Mumbai, Oct 21 | The Bombay High Court on Thursday posted to October 26 the hearing of the bail application of Aryan Khan, arrested...

Muslim husband cannot escape maintenance, rules K’taka High Court

Bengaluru, Oct 20 | In a major decision, the Karnataka High Court has held that though marriage is a contract in Islam and not...

Tesla still faces $2 bn patent lawsuit by trucking startup Nikola

San Francisco, Oct 20 | Electric car maker Tesla is still facing the $2 billion lawsuit, filed against the Elon Musk-run company by hydrogen...

Nirbhaya’s lawyer to take up UP businessman’s murder case

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 20 | Seema Samridhi, the lawyer who fought for justice in the Nirbhaya case and is also fighting the case...

Lawyer shot dead inside court campus in UP

Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 18 | In a frightening replay of the Delhi court incident, a lawyer was shot dead inside the Shahjahanpur civil...

Rights activist sues Twitter for sharing his info with Saudi govt

San Francisco, Oct 16 | Twitter has been sued by a human rights activist for alleging accessing his personal information and sharing it with...

Aryan Khan bail: Mumbai court to pronounce verdict on Oct 20

Mumbai, Oct 14 | In a huge setback to Aryan Khan, a Mumbai special NDPS court on Thursday reserved its order on his and...

K’taka HC orders fresh probe into minor rape case after POCSO...

Bengaluru, Oct 13 | Karnataka High Court set aside the order of the Chikkamagalur District Additional Sessions and POCSO Special Court acquitting a rape...

Pronouncement of Sacha Sauda chief’s sentence in murder case deferred

Chandigarh, Oct 12 | A special CBI court in Haryana's Panchkula on Tuesday deferred pronouncement of the quantum of sentence on self-styled godman and...

Indrajit Mahanty sworn-in as 6th Chief Justice of Tripura HC

Agartala, Oct 12 | Indrajit Mahanty was on Tuesday sworn-in as the sixth Chief Justice of Tripura High Court at a simple ceremony...

Warm send-off to Himachal’s acting Chief Justice

Shimla, Oct 11 | A warm send-off was given on Monday to Himachal Pradesh High Court's acting Chief Justice Ravi Malimath, who has been...

Centre notifies transfer/appointment of High Court judges (Lead)

New Delhi, Oct 11 | The Centre has notified the transfer of seven high court judges and also notified the appointment of five new...

Madras HC stalls Puducherry civic polls again over lack of quota

Chennai, Oct 11 | The Madras High Court on Monday put on hold the local body elections in Puducherry, scheduled to be held in...

Justice Satish Chandra Sharma sworn-in as CJ of Telangana HC

Hyderabad, Oct 11 | Justice Satish Chandra Sharma was sworn-in as the new Chief Justice of the Telangana High Court (HC) on Monday.Telangana Governor...

‘Won’t attend duty unless given protection’, says J&K Sikh body

Srinagar, Oct 9 | Sikh religious body, Gurudwara Prabandak Committee (GPC) said on Saturday that the minority community members won't attend duties in Kashmir...

Not satisfied with action of state: SC on UP govt’s probe...

New Delhi, Oct 8 | The Supreme Court on Friday said it is "not satisfied with the steps taken by the state" in the...

Help EWS category kids overcome ‘stark consequences’ of digital divide: SC

New Delhi, Oct 8 | The Supreme Court on Friday said that the digital divide, against the backdrop of the Covid pandemic, has produced...

Gauhati HC terms eviction violence in Assam as ‘big tragedy’

Guwahati, Oct 7 | Referring to the September 23 eviction related violence, which claimed two lives and injured 20 others in Assam's Darrang district,...

SC rules NGT has powers to take suo moto cognisance on...

New Delhi, Oct 7 | The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has power to take suo motu cognisance...

It is duty of legislature: SC turns down Subramanian Swamy’s plea...

New Delhi, Oct 7 | The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to entertain a plea by MP Subramanian Swamy seeking framing of guidelines to...

SC directs suspension of Tihar officials for conniving with ex-Unitech promoters

New Delhi, Oct 6 | After a stormy hearing, the Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered immediate suspension and a full-fledged probe against some Tihar...

‘Everyday we have to hear Delhi govt matters only?’: SC on...

New Delhi, Oct 6 | The Supreme Court reacted sharply as as the AAP government on Wednesday sought again an urgent hearing on...

Govt has been very fair: SC on Centre’s decision to conduct...

New Delhi, Oct 6 | After being pushed by the Supreme Court, the Centre on Wednesday told the top court that NEET-Super Speciality exam...

K’taka HC asks govt to file objections on plea against loudspeakers...

Bengaluru, Oct 6 | The Karnataka High Court has asked the state government to file objections within four weeks in connection with a petition...

Relief for telcos as DoT willing to review appeal in one-time...

New Delhi, Oct 5 | In a major relief for embattled telcos, the Centre has informed the Supreme Court that it is reviewing and...

Madras HC to hear PIL against hunting down of ‘killer’ tiger

Chennai, Oct 5 | The Madras High Court will on Tuesday hear a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by a Chennai-based animal rights group...

Banks Board Bureau cannot select Directors for PSU insurers: Delhi HC

New Delhi/Chennai, Oct 4 | The Delhi High Court on Monday held that the Banks Board Bureau (BBB) cannot select the General Manager and...

‘Constitutional post’: Calcutta HC asks CBI to appear before Speaker

Kolkata, Oct 4 | In a major embarrassment to the Central Bureau of Investigation, the Calcutta High Court on Monday asked the premier agency...

Flat-purchasers can’t be left at mercy of builders: SC notice to...

New Delhi, Oct 4 | The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice on a plea seeking direction to the Centre to frame a...

Law Minister assured appointment of 9 HC chief justices to be...

New Delhi, Oct 2 | Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana on Saturday said Law Minister Kiren Rijiju has assured that the recommendations made...

Don’t discharge women officers denied PC till next hearing, SC to...

New Delhi, Oct 1 | The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Army why 72 Women Short Service Commission Officers (WSSCO) were not considered...

Was thinking of panel for complaints against officials, especially police: CJI...

New Delhi, Oct 1 | Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana on Friday orally observed that he had thought of creating a panel to...

SC junks pleas seeking extension of two liquor licences categories

New Delhi, Oct 1 | The Supreme Court on Friday declined to entertain pleas seeking extension, till November 16, of two categories of licences...

SC seeks Centre’s reply plea against Maternity Benefit Act proviso

New Delhi, Oct 1 | The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from the Centre on a plea challenging the constitutional validity of...

Strangulated the city, now you want to protest inside: SC asks...

New Delhi, Oct 1 | The Supreme Court on Friday pulled the farmers' organisation, Kisan Mahapanchayat, for seeking permission to stage a Satyagraha at...

RTI activist murder case: K’taka HC cancels spl public prosecutor’s appointment

Bengaluru, Oct 1 | The Karnataka High Court has cancelled the order of appointment of Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) by the state government in...

IAF officer accused of rape handed over to Air Force

Chennai, Oct 1 | A 29-year-old Flight Lieutenant with the Indian Air Force, who was charged for allegedly raping his colleague at the IAF...

SC rules no insurance claim for stolen vehicle without valid registration

New Delhi, Sep 30 | The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that an insurance company can reject the claim, if a vehicle does not...

SC reserves verdict on appeals against Bombay HC’s skin-to-skin contact ruling

New Delhi, Sep 30 | The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved judgment on appeals challenging the Bombay High Court judgment, acquitting a person under...

Install CCTV cameras to curb illegal sand mining in Goa: Bombay...

Panaji, Sep 30 | The Bombay High Court bench in Goa on Thursday slammed the state police and administration for not doing enough to...

Ben Whishaw wants to watch a Gay Bond

London, Sep 30 | Actor Ben Whishaw, who reprises his role as Q in the latest 007 blockbuster "No Time To Die", has weighed...

Power to punish for contempt cannot be abridged by legislature, holds...

New Delhi, Sep 29 | The Supreme Court on Wednesday observed that the court's power of contempt cannot be taken away even by a...

Punishment not sole form of delivering justice, says SC

New Delhi, Sep 29 | The Supreme Court on Wednesday held that handing out punishments is not the sole form of delivering justice,...

SFIO says found some properties of Unitech, SC allows it to...

New Delhi, Sep 29 | The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed the Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) to file its report on irregularities in...

NGT seeks status report on illegal construction in Haryana’s 2 wildlife...

New Delhi, Sep 29 | The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought a fresh status report about alleged construction of a housing project within...

Two booked for discussing conversion turn out to be minors

Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 29 | Two boys, who were booked under a non-bailable section of the Indian Penal Code for "promoting enmity between...

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realme elevates Madhav Sheth to lead brand expansion globally

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Smartphone brand realme on Friday said it has elevated Madhav Sheth as President of the International Business Unit (IBU),...