Anthony Lawrence

NCRB Report 2015: The Many Faces of Crime

The latest National Crime Records Bureau report titled, “Crime in India – 2015”, confirms some assumptions, but reveals some startling facts For Delhi to be...
Edappadi K Palanisamy was named the elected leader of the AIADMK legislature party.

Sasikala jailed, Edappadi K Palanisamy to be CM

The Supreme Court on February 14 found V.K. Sasikala Natarajan guilty in the disproportionate assets case and sentenced her to four years simple imprisonment...
(L-R) Supreme Court of India; Chief Justice TS Thakur

CJI clarifies Constitution Bench wouldn’t consider broader definition of religion

Counsel Shyam Divan says that 123 (3) of the Representation of the People Act refers only to the religion of the candidates Parsa Venkateshwar Rao...
(L-R) Bombay High Court; Chief Justice Manjulla Chellur

Bombay HC gets a woman chief justice

Justice Manjulla Chellur took over as the new chief justice of the Bombay High Court on August 22. She is the second woman after...
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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Ganga case: NGT expresses shock at municipal officials’ ignorance of ground...

~By Sujit Bhar The total ignorance of senior officials involved in the clearance of sewage and drains, and involved in the cleanliness of the river...
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SC reverses National Commission order

The Supreme Court recently reversed a judgment of the National Commission and reprimanded it for exceeding its jurisdiction in a case that came up...
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...
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Losing The West

The Mamata Banerjee government recently decided to change the name of West Bengal to only “Bengal” in English and calling it only “Bangla” or...
Five new chief justices appointed in high courts

Five new chief justices appointed in high courts

At a time when the stand-off continues between the executive and the judiciary over appointment of judges to the higher judiciary, a major development...

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