27 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday held that Tamil Nadu government has no right to appoint advocate Bhawani Singh as special public prosecutor(SPP) to appear in Karnataka High Court for J Jayalalithaa's disproportionate assets case.
23 Apr 2015
Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir minister Shabir Ahmad Khan will face trial in a sexual harassment case filed against him by a woman doctor after a court here ruled that there was "sufficient material" on record to proceed against the Congress leader.
20 Apr 2015
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday refused to hear the plea of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) Director General R K Pachauri, who is facing sexual harassment allegations from a woman employee, to travel abroad for the Global Water Summit in Greece after the complainant questioned the maintainability of his plea.
25 Apr 2015
Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly has decided to give away his BCCI pension for this year to the deceased Under-19 Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri's family.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court said on Friday that the poverty of a person who has been granted bail should not come in the way of his release from incarceration merely because one is unable to furnish the bail bond.
17 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday slammed the Centre for its "casual" approach towards missing children and imposed a fine on it for not complying with its directions like providing the status of such children across the country.
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).
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved amendments to the Juvenile Justice Act which paves the way for children in the age group of 16-18 years to be tried as adults if they commit heinous crimes.
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.
24 Apr 2015
Hyderabad: The National Human Rights Commission will suo motu take up the case of suicide ofGajendra Singh, during the farmers' rally organised by AAP in Delhi, if no official complaint is lodged with the panel, NHRC chief said on Friday.