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Farmers' Protest: Journalist Mandeep Punia sent to 14-day judicial custody

31 Jan 2021

India
Farmers' Protest: Journalist Mandeep Punia sent to 14-day judicial custody

Journalist Mandeep Punia was detained by the police on Saturday from the Delhi-Haryana Singhu border and sent to 14-day judicial custody.

Bombay HC quashes BMC's demolition order for Kangana Ranaut's office

27 Nov 2020

India
Bombay HC quashes BMC's demolition order for Kangana Ranaut's office

The Bombay High Court on Friday quashed an order issued by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) directing the demolition of alleged alterations made to actor Kangana Ranaut's office in Mumbai.

Coronavirus situation 'may worsen'; SC seeks reports from 4 states

23 Nov 2020

India
Coronavirus situation 'may worsen'; SC seeks reports from 4 states

The Supreme Court on Monday took note of the worsening COVID-19 situation in India and asked four states to submit status reports.

Government has no information on who created Aarogya Setu

28 Oct 2020

India
Government has no information on who created Aarogya Setu

The Central Information Commission (CIC) on Tuesday issued a show-cause notice to the Centre over providing evasive answers to a Right to Information (RTI) query.

SSR case: News channels asked to apologize for insensitive coverage

08 Oct 2020

India
SSR case: News channels asked to apologize for insensitive coverage

A number of well-known news channels were reprimanded by News Broadcasting Standard Authority over the insensitive coverage of Sushant Singh Rajput's death case, Live Law reported on Thursday.

No coercive action against Facebook executive: Delhi panel tells SC

23 Sep 2020

India
No coercive action against Facebook executive: Delhi panel tells SC

A Delhi Assembly panel on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it will take no coercive action against Facebook's top executive in India over the social media giant's alleged role in the February Delhi riots.

Women don't sleep after being raped: Karnataka HC

25 Jun 2020

India
Women don't sleep after being raped: Karnataka HC

It is unbecoming of an Indian woman to sleep after being raped, the Karnataka High Court said on Monday as it handed over a pre-arrest bail to the accused.

SC notice to Centre, IRDAI over insurance for mental illnesses

16 Jun 2020

India
SC notice to Centre, IRDAI over insurance for mental illnesses

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sent notices to the Centre and the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority of India (IRDAI) on a plea seeking financial cover for mental illnesses.

Sedition charge against Delhi Minorities panel chief over 'provocative' post

02 May 2020

India
Sedition charge against Delhi Minorities panel chief over 'provocative' post

Delhi Minorities Commission Chairperson Zafarul Islam Khan has been booked under sedition charges over a controversial social media post. Khan has been accused of promoting enmity between religious groups.

Coronavirus: SC tells Centre to protect doctors and healthcare workers

08 Apr 2020

India
Coronavirus: SC tells Centre to protect doctors and healthcare workers

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that doctors and healthcare professionals treating COVID-19 patients are "warriors" and need to be protected.

#Coronavirus: Man files petition seeking liquor home-delivery, court fines him

20 Mar 2020

India
#Coronavirus: Man files petition seeking liquor home-delivery, court fines him

The Kerala High Court on Friday slapped a man with a handsome fine for a writ petition he filed seeking home delivery of liquor in the state.

SC seeks Centre's response on status of Omar Abdullah's release

18 Mar 2020

India
SC seeks Centre's response on status of Omar Abdullah's release

The Supreme Court on Wednesday questioned the Centre on its intent to release former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah.

Allahabad HC order tomorrow on UP's 'name and shame' hoardings

08 Mar 2020

India
Allahabad HC order tomorrow on UP's 'name and shame' hoardings

The Allahabad High Court on Sunday pulled up the Uttar Pradesh government for installing hoardings with the names, photos, and addresses of anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protesters.

Delhi HC asks police to consider FIRs against BJP leaders

26 Feb 2020

India
Delhi HC asks police to consider FIRs against BJP leaders

Expressing concern over the recent incidents of violence in the national capital, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday said that they cannot allow a repeat of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.

Meghalaya-HC: India can't become Islamic-country, have faith in PM Modi

12 Dec 2018

India
Meghalaya-HC: India can't become Islamic-country, have faith in PM Modi

Justice SR Sen of the Meghalaya HC recently said India can't be allowed to become another Islamic country as he delivered a judgment related to a plea of an army recruit, reports Live Law.

You can't dismiss petitions in haste, Attorney General tells CJI

12 Nov 2018

India
You can't dismiss petitions in haste, Attorney General tells CJI

Attorney General KK Venugopal, on Monday, told Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi that it wasn't appropriate for the bench to dismiss petitions without a proper hearing, Live Law reports.