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Nithari killings: Accused get death penalty in yet another case

Businessman Moninder Singh Pandher and his aide Surendra Koli have been sentenced to death for the rape-murder of their housemaid Anjali (2006).

13 Oct 2017


Sabarimala temple: SC Constitutional bench to decide on women's entry

The SC has referred the case on women's entry in Sabarimala to a Constitutional bench, which will decide if the current ban violates fundamental rights.

Nithari killings: Pandher, Koli get death in eighth rape-murder case

Businessman Moninder Singh Pandher and domestic help Surinder Koli, recently convicted in the murder of a 20-year-old woman along with several others, have been given the death penalty for Pinki Sarkar's abduction, rape and killing.

01 Jun 2017


Ramchandra Guha resigns from BCCI's Committee of Administrators

Ramchandra Guha, one of the four members of Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), resigned today from his post citing personal reasons.

06 Apr 2017


Haj subsidy 2017: Government grant drops by over 50%

With a drop of over 50% in Haj subsidy for 2017, pilgrims from Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Mumbai won't be covered under the scheme this year.

11 Feb 2017


SC gives Swamy two weeks to present evidence against Chidambaram

The SC has refused to probe P. Chidambaram's role in the 2006 Aircel Maxis deal at this stage, giving BJP leader Subramanian Swamy two weeks to present credible evidence of illegality allegedly committed by Chidambaram.

10 Feb 2017

Tamil Nadu

Alanganallur to hold Jallikattu today

Jallikattu, Tamil Nadu's culturally deep-rooted bull-taming sport is set to be organized in Alanganallur today.

08 Feb 2017


20 killed in suicide blast outside Afghan SC

A suicide bomber blew himself up outside the Afghan Supreme Court in Kabul, killing at least 20 people.

07 Feb 2017


Explosion near Kabul's Supreme Court building

According to reports by the Afghan Media, an explosion just occurred near the Supreme Court building in Kabul's PD9.

07 Feb 2017


Are Indian laws failing to protect accident victims

India currently doesn't have a 'Good Samaritan Law' to deal with scenarios where bystanders help accident victims.

ICC in hurry to change the revenue structure model

The International Cricket Council seems to be in a hurry to change the revenue sharing model despite BCCI's opposition.

05 Feb 2017


SC: You can't blame the government if you don't vote

The Supreme Court, while listening to a plea to pass a blanket order to remove all encroachments in India, was irked by an activist's candid admission that he had never voted in his life.

05 Feb 2017


US court asks Google to hand over overseas emails

US Magistrate Judge Thomas Rueter has asked Google to hand over customer emails stored outside the US to the FBI.

IDFC chief Vikram Lamaye to head NSE

After the sudden exit of former chief Chitra Ramkrishna from the National Stock Exchange (NSE) two months ago, the largest bourse in the country today selected IDFC MD and CEO Vikram Lamaye to fill in the position.

04 Feb 2017


SC threatens to auction Aircel if Krishnan continues to abscond

A livid SC bench threatened to end the proposed merger of Aircel with Reliance Communications and to sell the spectrum allocated to Aircel.

03 Feb 2017


ED moves SC against Maran brothers in Aircel-Maxis case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today moved the Supreme Court against a trial court's decision to acquit the Maran brothers in the Aircel-Maxis case.

ICC Meeting: Why BCCI's vote won't count?

BCCI will see itself cornered at the ICC's board meet for the first time in more than 25 years.

02 Feb 2017


All accused in Aircel-Maxis case acquitted

A special court on Thursday acquitted all those who were accused in the Aircel-Maxis case, including former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi Maran.

01 Feb 2017

Tamil Nadu

Centre stands with Jallikattu in front of SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay a recent legislation which overrode the court's ban on Jallikattu.

01 Feb 2017


BCCI: New administrators met for the first time

After being appointed as the administrators for the BCCI, the new members met for the first time at IDFC Bank's premises in Bandra-Kurla Complex in Mumbai.

30 Jan 2017


Aircel to SC: Don't shut our operations

Telecom operator Aircel has asked the SC not to halt its operations in the country, saying it had no control over the actions of its parent company Maxis, and its promoter T Ananda Krishnan.

29 Jan 2017

Delhi High Court

Footwear without back straps are sandals, declares Delhi High Court

Have you ever wondered whether ladies' footwear devoid of a back strap is a "sandal" or a "chappal"?

26 Jan 2017


Is sale of sex toys in India legal?

Adult products are openly sold in India however it's unclear whether it's legal to do so.

24 Jan 2017


SC: Unaided private schools need government approval for hike

Supreme Court ruled that 'unaided private schools' will need approval from relevant government authorities when mulling a fee hike.

24 Jan 2017


SC stays order on naming BCCI administrators

The Supreme Court today held back its order to name the BCCI administrators. The cricketing body said that they also wanted to submit some names as administrators in the cricketing body in a sealed cover.

23 Jan 2017

Tamil Nadu

TN Assembly passes Jallikattu bill

The Tamil Nadu assembly passed the Jallikattu bill which was tabled by Chief Minister O Panneerselvam.

22 Jan 2017


Indian gay prince leading the way

Manvendra Singh Gohil, India's first openly gay member of a royal family has committed his life to fighting the blight of AIDS.

21 Jan 2017

Tamil Nadu

Jallikattu ordinance cleared by Centre

In the latest development, the Centre yesterday speedily cleared the proposal allowing an ordinance on Jallikattu.

20 Jan 2017

Donald Trump

The 58th US Presidential Inauguration: All eyes on Trump!

Donald Trump's inauguration is almost upon us; the 45th President of the United States would assume office ten weeks after a stunning Presidential Election.

20 Jan 2017


SC questions BCCI panel over their list of candidates

Supreme Court today raised questions over the names of people submitted by the Amicus Curiae in the BCCI case as to why were there people aged above 70 in the list.

17 Jan 2017

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Changes galore in Mumbai

Fake cops at railway station in Mira Road making a living by forcing people to pay fines have been unmasked.

15 Jan 2017

Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu politicians defy SC ban on Jallikattu

Defying the Supreme Court, Tamil Nadu politicians have come out in support of Jallikattu, encouraging others to participate in the controversial bull taming sport.

14 Jan 2017


A six-member committee set up to look into Haj Subsidy

The Union Ministry of Minority Affairs constituted a six-member committee comprising experts to look into the "efficacy and viability" of the Haj Subsidy.

13 Jan 2017


'Cooling off' period comes between Sourav Ganguly and BCCI chair

The Lodha Panel has confirmed that Sourav Ganguly will have to undergo a cooling off period of three years from June this year as he completes three years in the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB).

12 Jan 2017


What's making the news today in Mumbai?

'WAYU', an experiment for outdoor air-purification in Mumbai, has already been termed a disappointment.

12 Jan 2017


SC instructs Kerala to compensate victims of Endosulfan poisoning

SC bench headed by CJI JS Khehar has given instructions to Kerala state government to pay Rs.500 crore as compensation for 5,000 victims of endosulfan poisoning.

10 Jan 2017


Twin explosions near Afghanistan Parliament

Two explosions went off in the vicinity of Afghanistan's Parliament in Kabul, targeting Parliament employees.

05 Jan 2017


Some hits and some misses from Mumbai

Navi Mumbai may have to wait much longer for an airport.

04 Jan 2017

Mulayam Singh Yadav

From caste based issues to development focused: UP Polls

The transitional change in leadership of Uttar Pradesh that played out over the last week seems to be symptomatic of a deeper churn.

04 Jan 2017


Karnataka State Cricket Association bosses give up the office

Karnataka State Cricket Association President P.R. Ashok Anand, secretary Brijesh Patel and treasurer P. Dayananda Pai have stepped down in wake of the Supreme Court's order.