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Calcutta HC to Mamata govt: 'Don't create communal divide when there is harmony'

The high court asked,”When you (state government) are firm there is communal harmony in the state, why are you creating communal distinction between the two?”

Sep 21, 2017 00:02 AM

President approves appointment of 25 judges for Allahabad, Calcutta High Courts

President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday approved appointment of 25 judges in two High Courts. The decision is aimed at reducing the large number of vacancy in higher judiciary.

Sep 20, 2017 12:36 PM

Ryan school murder case: Punjab and Haryana High Court refuses to stay arrest of Pintos; issues notice to Haryana govt

Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday refused to stay the arrests of Ryan Pinto, Grace Pinto and Francis Pinto.

Sep 20, 2017 12:28 PM

BCCI moves Kerala HC against lifting lifetime ban imposed on Sreesanth

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday filed appeal in Kerala High Court against lifting ban imposed on cricketer S. Sreesanth saying the HC’s decision was...

Sep 18, 2017 20:32 PM

Supreme Court directs High Courts to set up open prisons for custodial deaths

Presently the court is hearing a PIL on suicides and poor conditions in 1382 prisons across the country.

Sep 16, 2017 12:47 PM

Madras HC stays floor test in TN Assembly till September 20

The petitioners stated that they apprehended that the Speaker might disqualify the legislators after 19 MLAs came out in support of Dhinkaran.

Sep 15, 2017 08:45 AM

Ryan school murder case: Father welcomes Bombay HC’s rejection of anticipatory bail applications of Pintos

The father of 7-year-old kid Pradyuman who was murdered inside Ryan International School, Varun Thakur, on Thursday welcomed the decision of Bombay High Court to reject...

Sep 15, 2017 00:03 AM

AIADMK row: Dhinakaran loyalist MLAs meet EC, say party will hold general council meeting soon

TTV Dhinakaran faction loyalist Vijila Sathyananth said that they will soon hold a general council meeting after taking consent of party general secretary VK Sasikala.

Sep 14, 2017 14:54 PM

Ryan School Murder: Interim relief to Ryan Group trustees extended

The high court directed the boy’s father, Barun Thakur, to give the trustees a copy of his intervening application opposing their pre-arrest bail petitions.

Sep 13, 2017 19:11 PM

Pakistani lawyer determined to establish Bhagat Singh's innocence in the Saunders case

In 2014, Lahore police searched through records of the Anarkali police station on the court's order and managed to find the First Information Report on Saunders' killing in 1928.

Sep 12, 2017 22:49 PM