Tearful meeting with mother and wife for Kulbhushan Jadhav

Pakistan will not comply with ICJ order

By Sujit Bhar While the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague has decided to hold public hearings on May 15 regarding India’s complaint against Pakistan...
MUMBAI, MAR 10 (UNI)-Police detaining Congress members during their protest against Maharashtra Education and Cultural Affairs Minister, Vinod Tawde in Mumbai on Thursday. UNI PHOTO-111U

MPISA, 2016: Boon or bane?

The Maharashtra government once again seems to be courting controversy.  In 2015, it had to withdraw a circular on sedition laws – which had...
A file picture of Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, an acccused in Malegaon blast case offering worship at Mahakaleshwar temple in Ujjain. Photo: UNI

Bombay HC Grants Bail to Sadhvi Pragya Thakur

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, the main accused in the Malegaon blasts case of 2008, has been granted bail by the Bombay High Court on Tuesday. Pragya...
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Kolkata rickshaw-pullers: Ignoble Legacy

The colonial legacy of hand-pulled rickshaws in Kolkata may end soon as a modern plan is under way, which will see barefoot, tired rickshaw-pullers...
Raghavendra Singh Takes Charge as new AG (UP)

Raghavendra Singh Takes Charge as new AG (UP)

Raghavendra Singh has been made the Advocate General (AG) of Uttar Pradesh by the new BJP dispensation, headed by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. UP chief...
Lead picture: The Supreme Court had said that sex crime videos shouldn't be made available on the Internet. The image uploaded is a representative one. Photo: Anil Shakya

Internet Cos Throw Hands Up in Front of SC

~By Sujit Bhar The Supreme Court, which had earlier taken suo moto action regarding a writ by anti-trafficking organisation Prajwala (who had sent a letter and...
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Modi turns to vox populi on demonetization

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr For the first time in his two-and-a-half-years as prime minister, Narendra Modi—who has been using the social media, television and radio...
Former CBI director, Ranjit Sinha. Photo:PIB

CBI files FIR against ex-boss Sinha

The CBI has finally delivered on its court-directed mandate. It has filed a case against its former director Ranjit Sinha, under the Prevention of...
T P Sen Kumar

Senkumar Files Contempt Petition; SC Imposes Cost on Kerala Govt

Kerala DGP TP Senkumar, who had won a Supreme Court verdict reinstating him as the DGP of the state after the Left Democratic Front...
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Appeals Court Clamps Down Trump’s Executive Order

The Temporary Restraint Order of Judge Robart was upheld by US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit thereby foiling President Trump’s bid to...

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