President’s rule in Arunachal Pradesh: Status quo till Feb 18

#ArunachalPradesh: The Supreme Court Constitution bench passed an interim order today in Arunachal Pradesh matter, maintaining status quo till tomorrow. The court also asked...
Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin’s son arrested for terror funding

Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin’s son arrested for terror funding

Above:  Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin’s son has been arrested for terror funding. Photo: UNI Barely a day after the government appointed an interlocutor in...
Sunanda Pushkar murder case: Patiala House court summons accused Shashi Tharoor on July 7

Sunanda Pushkar murder case: Patiala House court summons accused Shashi Tharoor...

The Patiala House Court on Tuesday (June 5) issued summon to accused MP Shashi Tharoor in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case after Delhi Police...
Disqualified AIADMK legislators: SC appoints a third judge to break deadlock

Another lawyer’s name for judgeship put on hold by SC Collegium

Above: Supreme Court of India (Photo: Anil Shakya) Another name sent up to the government by the Supreme Court Collegium for consideration for judgeship has...
Supreme Court. Photo: Anil Shakya

SC Collegium: Smoking the Peace Pipe

The apex court has overcome differences with the government over the appointment of judges. But it is hoped that the national security clause to...
Rohingyas in New Delhi. Photo: Anil Shakya

Rohingya Muslims a security threat, says Centre to Supreme Court

Above: Rohingyas in New Delhi. Photo: Anil Shakya The Centre on Monday (September 18) stuck to its decision that the Rohingyas staying in India...
Illegal immigrants staying beyond 180 days must get ID cards, says petition in SC

Illegal immigrants staying beyond 180 days must get ID cards, says...

A petition for identifying illegal immigrants has come up before the Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M khanwilkar...
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ICAN wins 2017 Nobel Peace prize for efforts in nuclear disarmament

Recognising recent tensions arising out of nuclear arms and testing—North Korea and the US are a case in point—the Norwegian Nobel Committee has conferred...
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Media Watch

Stealing the Thunder As predicted by this column last week (“sources say that more interviews, including in print, are in the offing”), the prime minister...

“Himachal High Court stay on Virbhadra Singh’s arrest hampering probe in...

Claiming that the probe has hit a major roadblock after the Himachal Pradesh High Court put a stay on the arrest of Chief Minister...

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