The murder of journalist Jagendra Singh in UP highlighted how vulnerable scribes are when they expose corrupt politicians, bureaucrats and businessmen. Photo: globaljournalist.org

Protecting the Pen in Maharashtra

The state became the first in the country to pass a law that lists attacks on media persons and such establishments as a cognisable,...
(L-R) LK Advani, MM Joshi and Uma Bharati

Babri Masjid case: An Open-ended Issue

The case takes an unexpected turn as the BJP’s old guard comes under pressure. What are the consequences for the ruling party? ~By Parsa...

SC reserves its judgment in Jaya case

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its judgement in the disproportionate assets case related to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and others. The Karnataka...

Bombay High Court refuses bail to Chhagan Bhujbal

By Neeta Kolhatkar in Mumbai  The Bombay High Court on Thursday rejected the bailsought by NCP leaderChhagan Bhujbalon medical grounds. Bhujbal is in jail after he was...
The “Hindutva judgment” was delivered by Justice JS Verma on December 11, 1995 in the Supreme Court

Justice Verma’s ‘Hindutva’ judgments are fair and rational

BJP and its leaders have been constantly misquoting the apex court’s stand Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr In the wake of the Supreme Court’s seven-judge Constitution...
Justice Soumitra Sen (top left) of Calcutta HC was impeached in 2011 on charges of misappropriation of funds

Judges in the Dock

The shocking case of Justice Karnan and others before him reiterates the need to evolve a mechanism that makes those who preside over our...
Supreme Court orders Delhi Bar Council to hold elections after December 31

“A few disquieting thoughts” by Justice Amitava Roy

Justice Amitava Roy, who was part of the two-judge SC bench that convicted Sasikala and others on February 14, was rather harsh in his...
Supreme Court

The Right Person for the Right Job

The MoP between the judiciary and the government should keep in mind various issues before there is speedy disposal of the huge backlog of...
Mob-lynching protection bill draft released

Mob-lynching protection bill draft released

 Above: The draft bill on lynching was released at the Constitution Club of India in New Delhi on July 7. Photo: Lily Paul  Youth and...

Competition Commission acquits TOI

India Legal Bureau Early this month, the Competition Commission of India ruled in favour of The Times of India in a case filed against the...

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