By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Revolt against CJI: Lawyers’ bodies express concern over crisis in judiciary

NEW DELHI :  Lowyers organisations of the legal fraternity jumped into damage control mode today to resolve the unprecedented crisis following a rift within the judiciary. The Bar Council, the regulatory body for More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Death of Justice Loya needs to be probed at the highest levels of the Supreme Court: Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI : The Congress on Friday described the unprecedented action of four Supreme Court judges of listing out the problems afflicting the institution as “extremely disturbing” and said the concerns More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Democracy in India is at stake Says senior Supreme Court judges

 NEW DELHI :Supreme Court judges Kurian Joseph, J.Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi and Madan Lokur addressed the media on Friday and pointed out ‘several irregularities happening within the apex court’. Putting More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Former CEC TN Seshan lives in an old age home in Chennai

CHENNAI/ NEW DELHI :  :Former Chief Election Commissioner TN Seshan who was credited for reforming the electoral polity in the country, is currently living in an old age home in Chennai According to reports, Seshan More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Top Court appoints SIT to re-examine 186 cases

NEW DELHI: In a relief to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims, the Supreme Court on Wednesday decided to set up its own three-member special investigation team (SIT) to probe 186 cases not investigated further by More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Jignesh Mevani holds Delhi rally , says PM Modi needs to speak up on Bhima-Koregaon

NEW DELHI : Newly-elected Gujarat MLA and Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani launched an attack against the ruling BJP in his address at the ‘Yuva Hunkar’ rally on Tuesday. Saying that the saffron party was irked because More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Monday, January 8th, 2018

Anger Over Aadhaar Case, SC Backs Freedom of Expression

NEW DELHI :An Indian government agency has filed a police complaint against a journalist who exposed a possible security breach in the country’s vast biometric database that contains the personal details of More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Monday, January 8th, 2018

Your Aadhaar number on sale for Rs 500

NEW DELHI : BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha slammed “politics of vendetta” after the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) filed an FIR against The Tribune reporter for exposing alleged Aadhaar leaks. The More...

Kashmiri Shi'ite Muslim women and girls watch a Muharram procession ahead of Ashura in Srinagar October 21, 2015. Ashura, which falls on the 10th day of the Islamic month of Muharram, commemorates the death of Imam Hussein, grandson of Prophet Mohammad, who was killed in the 7th century battle of Kerbala. REUTERS/Danish Ismail   - RTS5FZ1
By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Rajya Sabha witnessed yet another heated debate over the Triple Talaq Bill

NEW DELHI :The deadlock over the triple talaq bill continued in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday with the Opposition insisting on its reference to a Select Committee for detailed scrutiny and the government rejecting More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Triple talaq bill stalled in Rajya Sabha

NEW DELHI : A united opposition Wednesday had a face-off with the government over the triple talaq bill in the Rajya Sabha and stalled a debate on it insisting that it should be sent to a select panel, as the ruling More...