Close encounters

<h2 size="18" align="left" margin="10"]In a surprising development, the apex court has laid down 16 guidelines to be followed by cops in such killings. But...
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New Think Tank: Do We Need Yet Another?

Above: Supreme Court/Photo: Anil Shakya CJI Ranjan Gogoi is making institutional changes, but the setting up of an in-house think tank raises questions about other...
Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid title dispute

Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid case: Petitioner approaches SC for an early hearing

One of the plaintiffs in the Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case, Gopal Singh Visharad on Monday approached the apex court asking for an early...
SC tells states to desist from the use of fireballs, spikes for driving elephants

SC tells states to desist from the use of fireballs, spikes...

The Supreme Court on Monday ordered that wherever the spikes or fireballs are being used for driving elephants, remedial steps should be taken by...
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SC to hear rebel Karnataka MLAs plea alleging non-acceptance of...

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that it will hear the plea by Karnataka rebel Congress and JD(S) leaders alleging that the Speaker was...
Women entry into Sabarimala temple: CJI says women have the right to go anywhere they like; you must justify why if you debar them

Supreme Court To Take Up Fresh Sabarimala Writ Petitions after Considering...

A Supreme Court bench comprising CJI Ranjan Gogoi and Justices SK Kaul and KM Joseph adjourned the hearing on four fresh writ petitions challenging...
Different Rules For Rulers And The Ruled

Different Rules For Rulers And The Ruled

In taking vital decisions, is the Election Commission of India getting influenced by the political exigencies of the ruling BJP ? By R K Mishra The...
SC admits fresh PIL against Rafale Deal; to be heard on Oct 10

SC admits fresh PIL against Rafale Deal; to be heard on...

Bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi will hear the petition filed by advocate Vineet Dhanda along with a similar plea filed earlier by...
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SC slaps Rs 5 lakh fine on HP Govt, UPSC over...

UPSC and Himachal Pradesh government had failed to track service records of a cop who died in 2015; his wife had challenged denial of...
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Police Reforms: If case of sudden vacancy in DGP post, interim...

The apex court on Monday (July 30) said that if there is sudden vacancy in the post of Director General of Police (DGP), then...

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