01 Oct 2014
Washington: A patient in Texas has tested positive for Ebola, becoming the first person diagnosed in US with the deadly virus, US health authorities said on Tuesday.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to interfere with the appointment of Justice HL Dattu as the next Chief Justice of India (CJI), on a plea filed by an advocate and former Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) woman officer who alleged sexual harassment by him.
28 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Justice Handyala Lakshminarayanaswamy Dattu was on Sunday sworn in as the 42nd Chief Justice of India by President Pranab Mukherjee.
01 Oct 2014
Bangalore: Jailed AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa will have to stay in prison for at least six more days as the vacation bench of the Karnataka High Court on Wednesday posted for October 7 hearing on her pleas for suspension of the sentence and immediate bail in the disproportionate assets case.
06 Jan 2014
New Delhi/Kolkata: Former Supreme Court judge A K Ganguly, who faces charges of sexual harassment, is contemplating resignation as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission (WBHRC).
24 Dec 2013
New Delhi: A former law intern, who accused ex-Supreme Court judge A K Ganguly of sexual harassment, has hit back at him for denying the charges and hinted that she may file a police complaint.
29 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Justice H L Dattu, who was sworn in as the new Chief Justice of India (CJI), said that he will sit as a "common man" on the Bench and assured citizens that there is no class difference in handling of cases.
30 Sep 2014
Chennai: The state-wide agitation opposing the conviction of AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa entered the fourth day on Tuesday, with AIADMK workers and sympathizers continuing their protests and fasts.
09 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Rules are being amended to widen definition of sexual harassment and to make work place more conducive for women to work, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Tuesday.
04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: 92 women were raped on an average every day in India and the national capital with 1,636 cases recorded the highest number of such crimes among all cities last year. According to figures released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), the total number of rape cases reported in India has gone up to 33,707 in 2013 from 24,923 in 2012.