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Mumbai Police arrests French nationalist for raping three-year-old girl

A week after the Bombay High Court lambasted the Mumbai Police for dereliction of duty while investigating a case of sexual abuse of three-year-old girl, the city police arrested a...

Nov 08, 2017 12:27 PM

Kerala love Jihad: Hadiya willing to appear before SC on Nov 27, says NCW acting chief Rekha Sharma

The meeting came amid complaints from various Kerala-based Muslim bodies that the woman's rights were being violated in the confines of her home.

Nov 06, 2017 23:27 PM

Supreme Court rules technical education cannot be imparted through correspondence

The Supreme Court on Friday said that technical education cannot be provided through the process of corresponding courses. The SC set aside Odisha High Court order which permitted...

Nov 03, 2017 11:31 AM

Every unwelcome physical contact cannot be termed as sexual harassment, says Delhi High Court

Justice Vibhu Bakhru, who made the observation, also said that even an accidental physical contact, though unwelcome, would not amount to sexual harassment.

Nov 03, 2017 07:24 AM

Rajasthan HC directs police to submit report on instance of ‘love jihad’

Pulling up the state police over its handling of a case of a woman’s alleged forcible conversion to Islam and marriage, the Rajathan High Court on Wednesday directed it to...

Nov 02, 2017 08:12 AM

Yogi govt may ban use of loudspeakers at religious places

The Uttar Pradesh government is likely to enact a stringent law around the usage of loudspeakers in religious places in the state. The state govt has informed the Lucknow High...

Oct 31, 2017 19:17 PM

President Ram Nath Kovind urges High Courts to make judgment understandable to litigants

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said that High Courts deliver judgment in English but some litigants may not be able to understand it as they are not familiar with the...

Oct 29, 2017 04:59 AM

Madras High Court quashes plea seeking ban on superstar Vijay's film 'Mersal'; says freedom of expression is for all

Madras High Court said that freedom of expression is necessary and Mersal is only a film, not real life. Although the HC quashed a plea asking for the film's ban, its release in...

Oct 27, 2017 13:37 PM

Sunanda Pushkar case: Delhi HC dismisses Subramanian Swamy’s plea seeking probe

The Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed petition submitted by BJP leader Subramanian Swamy, demanding court-monitored probe and re-investigation by Delhi police in Sunanda...

Oct 26, 2017 12:43 PM

SC to hear Centre's plea challenging Calcutta HC order on withdrawal of security forces from Darjeeling

The Union govt approached the Supreme Court on Wednesday accusing the Calcutta High Court of mingling into the affairs of the executive by interfering with its decision on...

Oct 26, 2017 11:20 AM