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SC rules out MTP for a pregnant HIV+ woman from Bihar

After being convinced that giving sanction to terminate the pregnancy could be fatal, the Supreme Court on Tuesday (May 9) ruled that a woman...
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NGT: More polluting units shut down

Abiding by the National Green Tribunal’s orders, some more polluting industrial units at Bijnor and Moradabad have been shut down. The bench, headed by Justice...
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SC asks Golden Forests to pay Rs 721 crore by July...

With claims pouring in against defaulting company Golden Forests (India) Ltd the Supreme Court bench of Justices Kurian Joseph, Mohan M Shantanagoudar andNavin Sinha on Thursday (May 17) ordered the company to deposit...
Police on full alert amid reports of Trupti Desai’s quiet arrival in Sabarimala

Police on full alert amid reports of Trupti Desai’s quiet arrival...

Even as large parts of Kerala remained on tenterhooks following the prolonged stand-off between pro and anti-women’s entry group at the Sabarimala temple, the...
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#MeToo: Highlights of the Day

MJ Akbar’s much-touted ‘team of 97 lawyers’ was either a media error, as journalists wrote this without doing due diligence, or deliberately committed...
Disabled children participating in a rally on the occasion of World Disabled (file picture).Photo: UNI

5-judge SC bench to hear issue on reservation in promotion for...

Above: Disabled children participating in a rally on the occasion of World Disabled (file picture).Photo: UNI The issue of whether people with disabilities deserve...
Sabarimala stand-off bring Kerala to a halt

Sabarimala stand-off brings Kerala to a halt

The former president of the Travancore Devaswom Board, which runs more than 700 temples across Kerala including the Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala which is...
NCW’s special #MeToo email ID for reporting harassment cases

NCW’s special #MeToo email ID for reporting harassment cases

The National Commission for Women on Thursday urged women to send their #MeToo stories to their dedicated email ID: ncw.metoo@gmail.com. based on  which action...
Solitary Confinement of death row convicts: Out Of The Hell Hole

Solitary Confinement: Out Of The Hell Hole

Illustration: Anthony Lawrence In a landmark judgment, the Uttarakhand High Court has abolished the practice of solitary confinement of death row convicts ~By Usha Rani Das On...
Aadhaar verdict: Summary of the majority judgment

Private telecom companies still flouting SC order on Aadhaar

Private telecom companies are still using the biometric data for Aadhaar verification despite the Supreme Court order last September asking them not to do...

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