Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 23, 2014
The Supreme Court today set up a committee for framing guidelines to prevent misuse of public funds by the government and its authorities in giving advertisements in newspapers and television to get political mileage.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday April 22, 2014
In a first order on sexual harassment in the Supreme Court, the Chief Justice of India has barred an advocate from court premises for six months over a complaint against him.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 21, 2014
The names of the former Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court JN Patel, Ravi Shastri and ex-CBI director RK Raghavan were approved by the board members at an emergent working committee meeting of the BCCI on Sunday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday April 11, 2014
Justice Rajendra Mal Lodha has been appointed as the next Chief Justice of India and he will assume his charge on April 27.
Election 2014 | Uma Sudhir | Saturday April 5, 2014
The Andhra Pradesh chief minister's chair has almost always been occupied by either a Reddy or a Kamma -- communities which jointly account for hardly 10 per cent of the population.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 28, 2014
The Supreme Court ordered BCCI chief N Srinivasan to step aside amid a corruption probe and said Sunil Gavaskar should be made the interim president only for managing affairs of IPL.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 20, 2014
With speculations doing the rounds that Congress might field Amarinder Singh against BJP leader Arun Jaitley from Amritsar, the former chief minister today said a local candidate of the party would be able to do more justice to the constituency.
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Monday March 10, 2014
In an important move to decriminalise politics, the Supreme Court has today ordered that trial in criminal cases against lawmakers must be concluded within a year of charges being framed.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
The three-member committee, headed by former Punjab and Haryana Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal, has named in its report six prominent "Indian capped" players, including one who is part of the current team whose names cropped up during its investigation.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday February 13, 2014
The Chief Justice of India has taken strong exception to Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal's comment that accountability in the judiciary is "exceptionally weak."
NDTVCricket | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Former Indian Premier League commissioner Lalit Modi says Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was trying to shield former Chennai Super Kings team principal Gurunath Meiyappan over his involvement in IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal, ...
Press Trust of India | Friday February 7, 2014
The application filed by Aditya Verma, secretary of Cricket Association of Bihar, sought an interim order for the Board of Control for Cricket in India on the Indian Premier League auctions on February 12 and 13, saying the three-member probe committ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday February 6, 2014
Two power-supplying firms in Delhi whose licenses ought to be cancelled according to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal have asked the Supreme Court for help. Their case will be heard tomorrow, though the Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam, noted with ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday January 16, 2014
Justice Swatanter Kumar, the former Supreme Court judge accused of sexual harassment, has today asked for five crores in damages from a newspaper and television channels which ran details of the complaint against him and named him.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Saturday January 11, 2014
In a case similar to the one involving Justice Ganguly, a young woman lawyer has accused a former Supreme Court judge of sexually harassing her while she was interning with him in 2011.
India | NDTV.com | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, who stepped down as chief of the West Bengal human rights panel after being indicted for sexual harassment
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 7, 2014
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, indicted for sexual harassment, has resigned as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights panel.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Monday January 6, 2014
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, indicted for sexual harassment, is reportedly planning to step down as the chief of the West Bengal human rights panel.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Friday January 3, 2014
Supreme Court today made it clear that it can't order a re-trial on grounds of new evidence. Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam said, "Now it has become fancy that Investigation Officer to make statements after twenty years that he has committed a m...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 24, 2013
A US Court of Appeals has again dismissed a human rights violation case against Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on the ground that a Sikh rights group failed to serve federal court summons on him.