A bomb thrown in a crowded market or at a bus or an apartment block or a suicide bomber blowing himself up leaves behind a huge toll of human lives, suffering and devastation of property. Families are shattered, many men, women and children die.
Told by close advisers in November 2020 that he had lost the election, former US president Donald Trump insisted on lying about this because other advisers told him a plan might work to keep him in the White House.
CJI Ramana asked the A-G to use his good offices to talk to the centre about evacuation of students from Ukraine. The Court is the guardian of fundamental rights and has a good record in protecting them.
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed Attorney General K.K. Venugopal to consider the petition seeking evacuation of Indians stuck in Ukraine, while stating in a lighter tone, "Should I tell Russian President to stop the war?"