The Biggest Stories of June 23, 2015
Jun 23, 2015
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
The St Stephen's professor who has been accused of sexual harassment by a PhD scholar has written to Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities alleging that due procedures are not being followed in probing the complaint and the committee is under pressure to rule against him.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
Goa police, while challenging the anticipatory bail granted to former Chief Minister Digambar Kamat in Louis Berger bribery case by a lower court, today said it was "gross miscarriage of justice." in the High Court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad has come out in support of the agitation led by Hardik Patel in Gujarat, calling the ruling BJP "anti-backward and anti-social justice," for not giving the Patel community reservation in jobs and colleges in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Justice Madanlal Laxmandas Tahaliyani, a retired judge of Bombay High Court, was sworn in as the new Maharashtra Lokayukta on monday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 15, 2015
On Independence Day Chief Justice of India Justice HL Dattu called upon the judges and lawyers to remain steadfast and together to protect and preserve the independence of judiciary.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday said people of the state have deep emotional connect with residents of Marathi-speaking areas in adjoining Karnataka and their fight for a merger will continue till the goal is achieved.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 14, 2015
Leader of the opposition in Delhi assembly, Vijender Gupta, on Thursday moved the Delhi High Court saying the state government had filed a "false and misleading" affidavit on the Lokayukta issue.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
"Appeal dismissed," a bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Jayant Nath said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 10, 2015
The Robert Vadra land deal "cases" will be brought to their "logical conclusion and justice done in each case without any fear or pressure from any quarter", promises BJP's Chief Whip in Lok Sabha Arjun Ram Meghwal, who has been persistently pursuing the allegedly illegal land deals of Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law for the past three...
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Manish Kumar, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday August 7, 2015
He had "no respect for the Rules and he was acting as if he was a 'Moghal badshah'", writes a judge of the Patna High Court in a letter about his boss, the Chief Justice, who retired last week.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 7, 2015
A death threat has been made in writing to one of the three judges who refused to stop the hanging of 1993 blasts convict Yakub Memon. The Delhi Police has registered a case and are investigating an anonymous letter sent to Justice Dipak Misra.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
The Delhi Dialogue Commission, an advisory body to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's AAP Government, today released for public consultation the draft Charter of Women's Rights Bill, 2015, which seeks to ensure enforcement of fundamental rights of women and their safety.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Whether 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon should be hanged on Thursday has sharply divided two Supreme Court judges, who on Tuesday asked the Chief Justice of India to take a call.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Sunday July 26, 2015
A Keralite nun was denied permission to take the the All India Pre Medical Entrance Test (AIPMT) on Saturday after she refused to remove her veil and Holy cross as required under the CBSE's new dress code.
Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
The IPL governing council, headed by Shukla, has called an emergent meeting in Mumbai on Sunday to weigh various options ahead of the next edition of the T20 league after the Supreme Court-appointed panel headed by former Chief Justice of India, R M Lodha, suspended former champions Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals for two years for betting...
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy was on Friday served a notice by a commission probing the solar panel scam which had rocked the state in 2013.
Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
The IPL Governing Council, headed by Rajeev Shukla, is expected to delve deep into the finer points of the strong judgment issued a few days ago by three-member Supreme Court-appointed panel headed by former Chief Justice of India, RM Lodha.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
The Meghalaya High Court has directed the state's health department to conduct a survey to find out the adverse impact, if any, of radiation emission from mobile towers on the health of people residing near them.
India News | Reported by Barkha Dutt, Written by Suparna Singh | Tuesday July 7, 2015
Whether 35 deaths were minted by the investigation of a scam that saw cash being traded for recruitment to government colleges and jobs must be re-examined by the Madhya Pradesh police, said Justice Chandresh Bhushan, who is supervising the inquiry.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 4, 2015
Former Chief Justice of India YK Sabharwal died in New Delhi last evening at the age of 73.
India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Wednesday June 24, 2015
On 25 October 2014, Lalit Modi posted a picture on his Instagram account from the VIP box at a Barcelona-Real Madrid football game, one of the most elite sporting events in the world.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi, on Sunday, criticised the lawyers of Calcutta High Court for resorting to a three-day 'cease-work' citing hot and humid weather condition ignoring Chief Justice Manjula Chellur's request to attend court.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday June 4, 2015
While Aditya - grandson of BCCI chief Jagmohan Dalmiya - has been presented before a Juvenile Justice Board, the driver remanded to judicial custody till June 17.
NDTVSports | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Sourav Ganguly is the joint secretary of Cricket Association of Bengal. If appointed High Performance Manager of Team India, some say he may struggle to do justice to both his roles.