27 Jun 2011
Despite strict laws in favour of women in India, the crime and violence against them refuses to decline and are rather on the rise. According to experts, it is not the law but the law enforcement mechanism has failed to ensure women’s safety in the country.
20 Sep 2014
New Delhi: CBI on Saturday moved the Supreme Court with a fresh perjury application against noted lawyers Prashant Bhushan and Kamini Jaiswal and their NGO Centre for Public Interest Litigation for allegedly making false statements before the apex court against CBI Chief Ranjit Sinha.
09 Dec 2015
New Delhi: As flood water in Chennai has started to recede, a lawyer yesterday moved the Supreme Court seeking directions to check the drainage system in Tamil Nadu to prevent waterlogging and manage such catastrophe in future.
24 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Vikram Singh Chauhan, who was the face of two brazen assaults on journalists and JNU students and teachers at a court complex here last week, appeared before police today.
25 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Ever since the pictures of actress Leena Chandavarkar kissing Supreme Court lawyer Ram Jethmalani went viral, her phone hasn't stopped ringing. The yesteryear actress has been getting calls and messages with people asking her embarrassing questions and commenting on the matter but she maintains that she doesn't care.
26 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said that just because the bull-taming sport of Jallikattu is a centuries-old tradition, it can't be justified.
18 Jul 2016
New Delhi: No minister or government official can be an office-bearer of the national cricketing body, the Supreme Court today said in a major setback to the BCCI while it also accepted the Lodha Committe recommendation of one state one vote for representation at the BCCI.
06 Oct 2016
The Supreme Court on Thursday gave a final ultimatum to the BCCI to give an undertaking that it will implement the Lodha Committee directions by Friday.
30 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to modify its 2014 order on transgenders while clarifying that lesbians, gays and bisexuals are not third gender.
29 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today referred the plea of some celebrities, who claim to be part of the LGBT community, seeking quashing of section 377 of the IPC which criminalises homosexuality in the country, to a bench already seized of the matter.