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Kerala High Court Denies Bail To “Reputed But Fake Advocate” Sessy Xavier

Kerala High Court Denies Bail To “Reputed But Fake Advocate” Sessy Xavier

Netflix series Suits inspired Sessy Xavier gets no relief as Kerala High Court has denied anticipatory bail to her. She was accused of impersonating herself as a lawyer without a law degree. She attem

Saidabad Rape-Murder Accused Pallakonda Raju Allegedly Commits Suicide: #JusticeForChaithra

Saidabad Rape-Murder Accused Pallakonda Raju Allegedly Commits Suicide: #JusticeForChaithra

Pallakonda Raju who was accused of the rape and murder of 6-year old in Saidabad was found dead on the railway tracks near Station Ghanpur in the Jangoan district of Telangana on Thursday. He was absc

“PM Modi Sent Me First Installment”: Bihar Man Refused To Return Wrongly Credited Rs 5.5 Lakh

“PM Modi Sent Me First Installment”: Bihar Man Refused To Return Wrongly Credited Rs 5.5 Lakh

In a bizarre incident, a man identified as Ranjit Das from Bihar’s Khagaria district received Rs 5.5 lakh in his account due to a bank error. He received the amount in March this year and refuse

Two Girl Students Thrashed, Paraded by Teacher Over Suspicion of Being Lesbians: Homophobic Bullying

Two Girl Students Thrashed, Paraded by Teacher Over Suspicion of Being Lesbians: Homophobic Bullying

In a shocking incident reported in a Meerut school, a school teacher allegedly thrashed and then paraded two girl students across the school over the suspicion of them being in a homosexual relationsh

Bombay Court Temporarily Banned “Selmon Bhoi” Game Allegedly Based On Salman Khan’s Hit & Run Case

Bombay Court Temporarily Banned “Selmon Bhoi” Game Allegedly Based On Salman Khan’s Hit & Run Case

Granting interim relief to the Bollywood actor Salman Khan, the Bombay Civil Court has ordered temporary restraint on access to the “Selmon Bhoi” video game, allegedly based on the 2002 hi

UP Legislator’s Picture Depicted As Taliban Leader, Defamation Complaint Filed Against Republic Bharat

UP Legislator’s Picture Depicted As Taliban Leader, Defamation Complaint Filed Against Republic Bharat

Republic Bharat has fallen into legal trouble after it used the picture of an Indian Muslim leader to depict Mullah Mohammad Yaqoob, the son of Taliban founder Mullah Mohammad Omar as his photo was no

Declare Cow Protection A Fundamental Right Of Hindus: Allahabad High Court

Declare Cow Protection A Fundamental Right Of Hindus: Allahabad High Court

While rejecting a bail petition of a Muslim man booked under the UP Cow Slaughter Act, Allahabad High Court urged the Centre government to introduce a Bill in Parliament to “declare cow as a nat

23-Year Old MBA Student Gang-Raped in Mysuru, NCW Took Suo Moto Cognizance

23-Year Old MBA Student Gang-Raped in Mysuru, NCW Took Suo Moto Cognizance

A 23-year-old MBA student of a private college was allegedly gang-raped by 5-6 men in the Chamundi Hills of Mysuru. The woman was returning from the forested area with her male friend and the incident

Manoj Bajpayee Filed Criminal Defamation Suit Against KRK Over Calling Him ‘Ganjedi’

Manoj Bajpayee Filed Criminal Defamation Suit Against KRK Over Calling Him ‘Ganjedi’

India’s most celebrated actor, Manoj Bajpayee has filed a criminal defamation complaint in Indore court against Kamal R Khan over his derogatory tweets wherein he called the actor ganjedi (stoner) a

BJP Leader KT Raghvan Resigned After Party Colleague Leaked Sexually Explicit Video

BJP Leader KT Raghvan Resigned After Party Colleague Leaked Sexually Explicit Video

Tamil Nadu BJP General Secretary KT Raghavan has resigned from the party after a sexually explicit video allegedly featuring him was released by a party colleague who expressed his wish to cleanse the

Rape Victim Who Attempted Self-Immolation Outside Supreme Court Dies

Rape Victim Who Attempted Self-Immolation Outside Supreme Court Dies

A 24-year-old woman who allegedly attempted self-immolation outside the Supreme Court along with her male friend succumbed to her injuries on Tuesday. The man had suffered 65 percent injuries and died

“State’s Future Asset”: Gauhati High Court Granted Bail To IIT Student Accused of Rape

“State’s Future Asset”: Gauhati High Court Granted Bail To IIT Student Accused of Rape

In a controversial observation, Gauhati High Court has granted bail to a 21 year old IIT-Gauhati student who was accused of rape while noting that the accused and survivor are the State’s future

“Root of All Evils in Society”: Taliban Banned Co-Education in Herat Province

“Root of All Evils in Society”: Taliban Banned Co-Education in Herat Province

Days after the Taliban vowed to protect women’s rights, it issued its first fatwa banning co-education in the government and private universities of Herat province. Describing co-education as th

BJP Flag Painted All Over Horse, People For Animals (PFA) Filed Complaint

BJP Flag Painted All Over Horse, People For Animals (PFA) Filed Complaint

BJP MP Maneka Gandhi-led NGO, People for Animals has filed a complaint to the Indore police in connection to a viral image of a horse who was painted in Bharatiya Janata Party’s flag colors. The

Randeep Hooda Accused of False Promises and Death Threats, Complainant Seeks Rs 10 Crore Compensation

Randeep Hooda Accused of False Promises and Death Threats, Complainant Seeks Rs 10 Crore Compensation

Self made Bollywood actor Randeep Hooda has been accused of making false promises and also threatening her. The complainant has also sought Rs 10 crore compensation. Scriptwriter and lyricist writer P

US Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan Sued For Allegedly Drugging, Sexually Abusing A 12 Year Old In 1965

US Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan Sued For Allegedly Drugging, Sexually Abusing A 12 Year Old In 1965

A 68 year old woman has filed a lawsuit against the American singer-songwriter, author and visual artist, Bob Dylan (80) accusing him of assault, battery, false imprisonment and infliction of emotiona

Sunanda Pushkar Death Case: Delhi Court Clears Shashi Tharoor of All Charges

Sunanda Pushkar Death Case: Delhi Court Clears Shashi Tharoor of All Charges

The Rouse Avenue Court of Delhi has cleared Congress MP Shashi Tharoor of all the charges who was a prime accused in the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar in 2014. Calling it absolute torture for seve

Section 144, Internet Ban, HM Resigned: What’s Happening In Shillong and Why?

Section 144, Internet Ban, HM Resigned: What’s Happening In Shillong and Why?

Amid complete unrest, the Meghalaya government has imposed Section 144 and has also suspended internet services in the four districts of the state. The situation in Shillong and neighbouring areas tur

Forced Sex Which Allegedly Led To Waist Down Paralysis Unfortunate, But Cannot Say Illegal: Husband Got Pre-Arrest Bail

Forced Sex Which Allegedly Led To Waist Down Paralysis Unfortunate, But Cannot Say Illegal: Husband Got Pre-Arrest Bail

An Additional Sessions judge Sanjashree J Gharat of Mumbai session court noted that the grievance of a woman who had accused her husband of committing sexual intercourse with her against her will does

Publishing Candidates’ Criminal Background Within 48 Hours Mandatory, 8 Political Parties Penalised

Publishing Candidates’ Criminal Background Within 48 Hours Mandatory, 8 Political Parties Penalised

In a significant move to decriminalise Indian politics, Supreme Court has made some amendments in paragraph 4.4 of its February 2020 order and has directed the political parties to publish the crimina

Delhi Secy Assault Case: Court Drops Charges Against Arvind Kejriwal and 10 Others

Delhi Secy Assault Case: Court Drops Charges Against Arvind Kejriwal and 10 Others

A city court has acquitted Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, and nine other MLAs of Aam Aadmi Party in connection to the former Delhi Chief Secretary assault

Blatant Anti-Muslim Sloganeering At Jantar Mantar, Journalist Assaulted, Delhi Police Booked Ashwini Upadhyay and Others

Blatant Anti-Muslim Sloganeering At Jantar Mantar, Journalist Assaulted, Delhi Police Booked Ashwini Upadhyay and Others

On Monday morning, several videos of Jantar Mantar went viral in which ‘Jai Shree Ram’ slogans can be heard. Taking note of the communal sloganeering during a protest against ‘colonial era l

Marital Rape, A Solid Ground For Divorce: Kerala High Court

Marital Rape, A Solid Ground For Divorce: Kerala High Court

With an urge to recast the Indian marriage laws, Kerala High Court noted that marital rape can be accepted as a ground to grant divorce by recognising it as a form of cruelty. The division bench dismi

Apple’s Female Employee Put On Indefinite Leave After Complaining About Sexism At Work

Apple’s Female Employee Put On Indefinite Leave After Complaining About Sexism At Work

Tech giant Apple is facing backlash for the handling of sexism in the workplace after it placed a female employee on indefinite leave to investigate the serious allegations posed by her. She shared so

Delhi Lawyer Filed FIR Against Rahul Gandhi Over Disclosing Nangal Rape Victim’s Identity

Delhi Lawyer Filed FIR Against Rahul Gandhi Over Disclosing Nangal Rape Victim’s Identity

A Delhi-based lawyer Vineet Jindal has filed an FIR with Delhi police against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for allegedly disclosing the identity of a 9-year-old victim in Delhi’s Nangal rape cas

Caste Overshadowed Talent and Sacrifices: Hockey Player Vandana Kataria’s Family Faces Casteist Slur

Caste Overshadowed Talent and Sacrifices: Hockey Player Vandana Kataria’s Family Faces Casteist Slur

Making the whole country proud in Tokyo Olympics 2021 by becoming the first Indian woman to score a hat-trick at Olympics was not enough for some. The player lost her father three months back. But cou

9-Year Old Dalit Girl Allegedly Raped, Murdered, Forcibly Cremated By Priest and Three Others: #JusticeforDelhiCanttGirl

9-Year Old Dalit Girl Allegedly Raped, Murdered, Forcibly Cremated By Priest and Three Others: #JusticeforDelhiCanttGirl

Hathras horror has been repeated again in the Delhi Cantonment in southwest Delhi. A nine-year-old Dalit girl has been allegedly gang-raped by a priest and three others. The brutality didn’t end

Mere Harassment Will Not Amount To Abetment Of Suicide: Supreme Court

Mere Harassment Will Not Amount To Abetment Of Suicide: Supreme Court

Supreme court on Tuesday reiterated that mere harassment would not amount to an offence of abetment of suicide under Section 306 of the Indian Penal Code. The division bench of Justice L. Nagaswera Ra

Pseudo Feminism, Misandry, and Significance of Article 14: Lucknow Cab Driver Mercilessly Assaulted By Woman

Pseudo Feminism, Misandry, and Significance of Article 14: Lucknow Cab Driver Mercilessly Assaulted By Woman

A video of a woman slapping a cab driver Sadahat Ali in Lucknow is doing rounds on the internet. The video led to furore and #arrestlucknowgirl is trending on Twitter. Netizens have been demanding an

Two Minor Girls Raped on Goa’s Benaulim Beach: “Why were they out so late?” Said CM Sawant

Two Minor Girls Raped on Goa’s Benaulim Beach: “Why were they out so late?” Said CM Sawant

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has been criticised for his remarks in connection to the rape of two minor girls on a Goa beach. “When 14-year-olds stay on the beach the whole night, the parent

“Brazen Attack On Judiciary”: Dhanbad Judge Murdered In Broad Daylight

“Brazen Attack On Judiciary”: Dhanbad Judge Murdered In Broad Daylight

The incident which was earlier believed to be a hit-and-run case took a chilling turn after a disturbing CCTV footage of the incident surfaced on the internet. The CCTV footage showing an autorickshaw

Married to Escape Rape Charges, Delhi Man Allegedly Killed Wife After 6 Months

Married to Escape Rape Charges, Delhi Man Allegedly Killed Wife After 6 Months

In a shocking incident, a Delhi man strangled his wife to death within six months of marriage. The man had married her to escape the rape charges after filing an affidavit that he will marry the victi

Tareekh Par Tareekh: Delhi Man Created Ruckus in Karkardooma Court Over Delay in Justice

Tareekh Par Tareekh: Delhi Man Created Ruckus in Karkardooma Court Over Delay in Justice

In a bizarre incident, a litigant broke the computers and furniture in courtroom number 66 of Delhi’s Karkardooma court. Irked over delay in getting justice, the man tried to vent out his frustr

A Pocket Spy: All You Need To Know About Project Pegasus

A Pocket Spy: All You Need To Know About Project Pegasus

After Paris-based journalism nonprofit Forbidden Stories and Amnesty International allegedly accessed a leaked database of thousands of telephone numbers, they shared it with 17 global media organizat

Typo in Word ‘Semen’ as ‘Semmann’ Acquitted Rape Accused, Madras HC Reversed Order

Typo in Word ‘Semen’ as ‘Semmann’ Acquitted Rape Accused, Madras HC Reversed Order

While setting aside a trial order, Madras High Court observed that typographical error in recording the word ‘semen’ as the Tamil word ‘semmann’, meaning red soil, cannot contribute to the acq

First-Ever Nun To Fight Her Case In Indian History

First-Ever Nun To Fight Her Case In Indian History

After her lawyer withdrew from the matter for some personal reasons, Catholic nun Lucy Lucy Kalappurakkal appeared before the Kerala High Court as a party in person to challenge her eviction from the

Deaf-Mute Man Taken for Covid-Vaccination, Allegedly Sterilised To Complete World Population Day Target

Deaf-Mute Man Taken for Covid-Vaccination, Allegedly Sterilised To Complete World Population Day Target

In a shocking incident in Uttar Pradesh, a 40-year-old man with hearing and speaking impairment was sterilized on the pretext of Covid-19 vaccination. The Asha worker who had taken him for the vaccina

Custodial Murder or Natural Death: RIP Father Stan Swamy (1937-2021)

Custodial Murder or Natural Death: RIP Father Stan Swamy (1937-2021)

After a long wait for bail, 84-years old Stan Swamy took his last breath on Monday and left behind multiple questions for all of us. Some titled it a foretold custodial murder, some called it a miscar

France Judge Initiated Judicial Probe Into Rafale Deal: Everything You Need To Know About Rafale Controversy

France Judge Initiated Judicial Probe Into Rafale Deal: Everything You Need To Know About Rafale Controversy

As per the French website Mediapart, The National Financial Prosecutor’s Office (PNF) of France has appointed an independent investigating judge to investigate the different allegations in the contr

Murder Mystery of India’s Cassette King Gulshan Kumar: Bombay HC Upheld Abdul Rauf’s Conviction

Murder Mystery of India’s Cassette King Gulshan Kumar: Bombay HC Upheld Abdul Rauf’s Conviction

Bombay High Court on Thursday upheld the 2002 conviction order of Abdul Rauf in connection to the murder of music baron and T-Series founder Gulshan Kumar. 16 bullets were pumped into him on August 12

Life Imprisonment More Severe Than Death Penalty: Madras High Court

Life Imprisonment More Severe Than Death Penalty: Madras High Court

Madras High Court modified a death sentence to one of life imprisonment to an appellant who was convicted of murdering his mother, wife, and two children before allegedly attempting suicide. He blamed

Mexico Supreme Court Decriminalised Recreational Use of Marijuana

Mexico Supreme Court Decriminalised Recreational Use of Marijuana

Calling the current prohibition unconstitutional, Mexico Supreme Court has decriminalised private recreational use of Cannabis by adults. Eight of the eleven judges backed the decision and adults woul

Justice for George Floyd: Derek Chauvin Sentenced To 22.5 Years In Prison

Justice for George Floyd: Derek Chauvin Sentenced To 22.5 Years In Prison

On Friday, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been sentenced to 22 years and six months in prison. He was convicted of killing an African-American man George Floyd in Minneapolis in M

Perform Another Autopsy If Needed: Telangana HC Ordered Judicial Inquiry Into Dalit Woman Custodial Death

Perform Another Autopsy If Needed: Telangana HC Ordered Judicial Inquiry Into Dalit Woman Custodial Death

Telangana High Court on Thursday ordered a judicial first class magistrate of Alair town to conduct a probe into the death of a Dalit woman in police custody allegedly due to brutal torture. An inspec

“Over 1000 Deaf and Poor Converted to Islam”: Yogi Govt Ordered Actions Under NSA, Gangster Act

“Over 1000 Deaf and Poor Converted to Islam”: Yogi Govt Ordered Actions Under NSA, Gangster Act

Two Batla house residents, Mohammad Umar Gautam and IDC chairman Mufti Qazi Jahangir Qasmi have been detained by the UP anti-terror squad for converting over 1,000 deaf and poor individuals to Islam.

“Mother Died, Rights As A Journalist Violated”: Journalist Siddique Kappan Bail Plea Adjourned till July 5

“Mother Died, Rights As A Journalist Violated”: Journalist Siddique Kappan Bail Plea Adjourned till July 5

Mathura local court has adjourned the bail plea of Kerala-based journalist Siddique Kappan to July 5 for serving of copy, reply, and arguments. Siddique’s counsel requested his bail citing the d

West Bengal Post Poll Violence Updates: NHRC Constituted 7-Member Committee To Examine Victims’ Complaints

West Bengal Post Poll Violence Updates: NHRC Constituted 7-Member Committee To Examine Victims’ Complaints

National Human Rights Commission chairperson and retired Supreme Court judge Arun Mishra on Monday constituted a seven member committee to probe the complaints of the victims of West Bengal post poll

“Advocates Not Above Law”: Madras HC Ordered Contempt Proceedings Against Lawyer Over Derogatory WhatsApp Audio

“Advocates Not Above Law”: Madras HC Ordered Contempt Proceedings Against Lawyer Over Derogatory WhatsApp Audio

Madras High Court on Friday ordered the Registry to initiate contempt proceedings against Supreme Court advocate R Krishnamoorthi for sharing a derogatory WhatsApp audio message against Justice M Dhan

Youtuber Gaurav Wasan Transferred 4.5 Lakh to Baba Ka Dhaba Owner Only After Complaint Filed, Revealed Delhi Police

Youtuber Gaurav Wasan Transferred 4.5 Lakh to Baba Ka Dhaba Owner Only After Complaint Filed, Revealed Delhi Police

Delhi police has revealed that Youtuber Gaurav Wasan and his wife received Rs 4.5 lakh in their accounts as a donation towards a needy food stall owner Kanta Prasad and transferred the money only afte

Truth Shall Prevail: Loni Assault Case with Conflicting Versions

Truth Shall Prevail: Loni Assault Case with Conflicting Versions

Loni assault case is getting complicated with every passing day. More videos (with audio now) of the incident are doing rounds on the internet. The video that was released earlier and triggered outrag

Twitter Lost Safe Harbour Immunity in India, FIR Registered In Loni Assault Case

Twitter Lost Safe Harbour Immunity in India, FIR Registered In Loni Assault Case

The microblogging site Twitter has lost safe harbour immunity in India over the non-compliance to the new Information Technology (IT) Rules, 2021. The social media giant and its executives will now be

Is UAPA Being Misused to Brand Dissenting Citizens as “Terrorists”?: Delhi Police Moves SC Challenging Student Activists’ Bail

Is UAPA Being Misused to Brand Dissenting Citizens as “Terrorists”?: Delhi Police Moves SC Challenging Student Activists’ Bail

Delhi police has moved Supreme Court challenging Delhi High Court order dated June 15 where the court has granted bail to the three UAPA accused – Asif Iqbal Tanha, Natasha Narwal and Devangana Kali

#SaveLakshadweep Campaign: All You Need to Know About Lakshadweep Reform Controversy

#SaveLakshadweep Campaign: All You Need to Know About Lakshadweep Reform Controversy

What is Lakshadweep controversy? Why are residents of Lakshadweep staging protests? Why are Lakshadweep reforms triggering controversy? As BJP member and Lakshadweep administrator Praful Khoda Patel i

“I Snapped Oxygen Supply to Check Who All Can Survive”: Hospital Owner Claims 22 Deaths in 5-Minute Mock Drill

“I Snapped Oxygen Supply to Check Who All Can Survive”: Hospital Owner Claims 22 Deaths in 5-Minute Mock Drill

UP Health Department Ordered a probe after a video of a private hospital’s owner went viral. The owner can be heard saying that he snapped the oxygen supply of critical patients, both in Covid a

Unfortunately, No Domestic Violence Act For Husbands To Act Against Wives: Justice S Vaidyanathan

Unfortunately, No Domestic Violence Act For Husbands To Act Against Wives: Justice S Vaidyanathan

While making some interesting observations, Madras High Court expressed the concern that it is so unfortunate not to have any provision like the Domestic Violence Act to proceed against the wife by th

IMA Vs Baba Ramdev: Allopathy Doctors Staged Protests Against Baba Ramdev, Observed June 1 As Black Day

IMA Vs Baba Ramdev: Allopathy Doctors Staged Protests Against Baba Ramdev, Observed June 1 As Black Day

Doctors across the country are observing June 1 as the Black Day and staging protests against Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev. Medical associations from different parts of the country are seeking an ‘unco

Will 8 Member Team on “Chokshi Mission” Be Able to Bring the Fugitive Back To India?

Will 8 Member Team on “Chokshi Mission” Be Able to Bring the Fugitive Back To India?

Sharada Raut led Chokshi Mission team including two members each from MEA, CBI, and ED along with two CRPF commandos are in Dominica for Choksi extradition matter hearing in Dominica court scheduled o

“Unka Baap Bhi Arrest Nahi Kar Sakta”: Baba Ramdev Dares Authorities over 1000 Cr Defamation Notice

“Unka Baap Bhi Arrest Nahi Kar Sakta”: Baba Ramdev Dares Authorities over 1000 Cr Defamation Notice

The word war between Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev and Indian Medical Association is getting intense with every passing day. Baba Ramdev received flak for the statements he has been giving in connection to th

YouTuber Gaurav Sharma Arrested for Floating Dog In Air Using Helium Balloons

YouTuber Gaurav Sharma Arrested for Floating Dog In Air Using Helium Balloons

One of India’s biggest Youtuber Gaurav Sharma has been arrested for risking his pet dog’s life by flying him in the air after tying him with the Helium Balloons. However, he has deleted th

Lured With Food, 22-Year OId Woman Gangraped By Two Ambulance Drivers in Jaipur

Lured With Food, 22-Year OId Woman Gangraped By Two Ambulance Drivers in Jaipur

In a shameful incident, a 22-year old woman was allegedly gangraped by an ambulance driver and his aide in Jaipur. They allegedly lured her into the vehicle after promising to feed her. The woman was

DGCA Derostered SpiceJet Crew over Madurai Couple’s Mid Air Marriage, Strict Action Ordered

DGCA Derostered SpiceJet Crew over Madurai Couple’s Mid Air Marriage, Strict Action Ordered

An act to play smart with the country’s legal system may cost the Madurai couple dearly. After the videos and photos of a young couple from Madurai in Tamil Nadu getting married on chartered fli

Indian Fugitive Diamantaire Mehul Chokshi Missing, Claims Lawyer: PNB Scam

Indian Fugitive Diamantaire Mehul Chokshi Missing, Claims Lawyer: PNB Scam

Most wanted Indian fugitive diamond trader Mehul Chokshi has been reported missing from Antigua and Barbuda as per his lawyer Vijay Aggarwal. He is accused of allegedly perpetrating a bank fraud worth

Over 2000 Women Lawyers Urges CJI NV Ramana to Take Cognizance of West Bengal Post Poll Violence

Over 2000 Women Lawyers Urges CJI NV Ramana to Take Cognizance of West Bengal Post Poll Violence

2093 women lawyers wrote to CJI NV Ramana to take cognizance of the alleged post poll violence in West Bengal. The women advocates have sought directions to constitute a Special Investigation Team to

“Came Semi Naked During Online Class”: Chennai Teacher Accused of Sexually Harassing Students, Many Shared Ordeal

“Came Semi Naked During Online Class”: Chennai Teacher Accused of Sexually Harassing Students, Many Shared Ordeal

Ruining the sanctity of student-teacher relationship, a teacher from Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan (PSBB) school, Chennai has been accused of making sexual advances. The teacher identified as Rajagopalan

CBI Moves Supreme Court against TMC Leaders’ House Arrest, Requested Today’s Calcutta HC Hearing To Be Cancelled

CBI Moves Supreme Court against TMC Leaders’ House Arrest, Requested Today’s Calcutta HC Hearing To Be Cancelled

Central Bureau of Investigation has moved the Supreme Court seeking adjournment of the Narada Bribe Scam case hearing before the five-judge bench of Calcutta High Court. The agency has challenged the

Union Home Minister Missing or MIA: NSUI Filed Missing Report of Amit Shah with Delhi Police

Union Home Minister Missing or MIA: NSUI Filed Missing Report of Amit Shah with Delhi Police

Taking note of the complaint filed by the National Students’ Union of India that Union Home Minister Amit Shah is missing, Delhi Police visited the NSUI office in connection to the missing person re

SC Declines Bail Plea of Activist Gautam Navlakha in Bhima Koregaon Case

SC Declines Bail Plea of Activist Gautam Navlakha in Bhima Koregaon Case

Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the bail petition of activist Gautam Navlakha who is in police custody for more than one year in connection to the Elgar Parishad-Maoist link case of Bhima Koregaon

Delhi Police Issued Lookout Notice to Wrestler Sushil Kumar over Sagar Dhankad Murder Case

Delhi Police Issued Lookout Notice to Wrestler Sushil Kumar over Sagar Dhankad Murder Case

Delhi Police on Monday issued a lookout notice against 2-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar in connection to the Chhatrasal Stadium brawl which led to the murder of former junior national champion in

6 Farmer Leaders Detained from Tikri Border Over Alleged Gang Rape of West Bengal Activist

6 Farmer Leaders Detained from Tikri Border Over Alleged Gang Rape of West Bengal Activist

In a shocking incident, Haryana Police have booked six members of the Kisan Social Army who were protesting at Tikri Border. The accused have been booked under alleged charges of abduction and gang ra

Despite Teacher Union’s Request, SC Allows Rural UP Polls Counting on Sunday: Over 700 Teachers Died on Poll Duty

Despite Teacher Union’s Request, SC Allows Rural UP Polls Counting on Sunday: Over 700 Teachers Died on Poll Duty

WE HAVE TAKEN A DECISION TO GO AHEAD — EC to Supreme Court Following the Election Commission assurance, the Supreme Court has allowed the counting of votes on Sunday. The apex court also raised the

Madras HC Directed Mansoor Ali Khan to Pay Rs 2 Lakh for Spreading Misinformation about Covid-Vaccine

Madras HC Directed Mansoor Ali Khan to Pay Rs 2 Lakh for Spreading Misinformation about Covid-Vaccine

Madras High Court on Thursday granted bail to Tamil actor Mansoor Ali Khan and directed him to pay Rs 2 lakh to the state government for spreading lies about the COVID-19 vaccine. Justice M Dhandapani

Tripura DM Shailesh Yadav Suspended over Traumatizing, Thrashing People at Wedding

Tripura DM Shailesh Yadav Suspended over Traumatizing, Thrashing People at Wedding

Taking note of the viral video doing rounds on the internet this week where a District Magistrate Shailesh Kumar Yadav can be seen grabbing a groom from his collar, thrashing a Pandit, and abusing peo

SC Directs UP Govt to Shift Journalist Siddique Kappan to Delhi for Better Medical Treatment

SC Directs UP Govt to Shift Journalist Siddique Kappan to Delhi for Better Medical Treatment

Citing the humanitarian angle of health, Supreme Court on Wednesday has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to shift the Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan from Mathura jail to Delhi for better medic

“I Don’t Know from Where So Many People Came to My wedding”; Groom Booked for Violating Covid Protocol

“I Don’t Know from Where So Many People Came to My wedding”; Groom Booked for Violating Covid Protocol

Punjab police booked a groom and his father in Jalandhar for violating the Covid-19 protocol. The wedding was taking place in a temple in Jalandhar and over 100 people were found at the venue. Jalandh

CBI Booked Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh over Corruption Allegations

CBI Booked Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh over Corruption Allegations

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has booked former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh over the corruption and bribery allegations posed against him by former Mumbai police commissioner Param

“Sorry, I didn’t know it was medicines for corona”: Thief Returns 1,710 Doses of Covid Vaccine

“Sorry, I didn’t know it was medicines for corona”: Thief Returns 1,710 Doses of Covid Vaccine

In a bizarre incident of Haryana’s Jind district, a thief who allegedly fled with 1,710 doses of Covid vaccine, changed his mind and returned them back with a note stating “Sorry, I didn&#

“In-laws Cannot Be Left Out in Bride Suicide Cases”: Madras High Court

“In-laws Cannot Be Left Out in Bride Suicide Cases”: Madras High Court

While refusing to grant suspension of jail term awarded to the parents of a newly wed groom by a lower court, Madras High Court held that in-laws should not be allowed to go scot free in bride suicide

Thief Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison after Breaking into Home and Downloading Porn

Thief Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison after Breaking into Home and Downloading Porn

A man in California has been awarded six years in prison after he broke out into the house of three girl students and used their laptops to download pornographic material before indulging in a sexual

“People Took Death of My Son as An Opportunity to Get Fame”: SSR’s Father Sought 2 Crore Compensation from Filmmakers Depicting Sushant’s Biopic

“People Took Death of My Son as An Opportunity to Get Fame”: SSR’s Father Sought 2 Crore Compensation from Filmmakers Depicting Sushant’s Biopic

Krishna Kishore Singh, father of late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput has moved Delhi High Court against the movies and ventures that are depicting his personal life, name, images, caricature, li

Two Sisters Harassed, Divorced over Failing “Virginity Test” in Maharashtra: FIR Lodged against In-Laws

Two Sisters Harassed, Divorced over Failing “Virginity Test” in Maharashtra: FIR Lodged against In-Laws

In a shocking incident of Kolhapur district of Maharashtra, two sisters belonging to the same community have allegedly been harassed and divorced after one of them failed to pass a virginity test. The

“What If I’ve to Kiss My Husband”: Delhi Police Booked Couple for Covid SOP Violation and Misbehaving with Officials

“What If I’ve to Kiss My Husband”: Delhi Police Booked Couple for Covid SOP Violation and Misbehaving with Officials

Delhi police have booked a couple under various sections of the Indian Penal Code for violating the Covid guidelines and also misbehaving with them. The duo was stopped for not wearing masks in their

Blatant Violation of COVID SOP in Kumbh Mela and Election Campaigns: Plea in SC to Stop Mass Gatherings

Blatant Violation of COVID SOP in Kumbh Mela and Election Campaigns: Plea in SC to Stop Mass Gatherings

A Public Interest Litigation has been filed in Supreme Court seeking directions to stop the mass gatherings at Kumbh Mela in Haridwar, Uttrakhand. The petitioner has also sought directions to the Elec

Delhi High Court Grants Bail to Deep Sidhu in Red Fort Violence Case

Delhi High Court Grants Bail to Deep Sidhu in Red Fort Violence Case

Delhi High Court has granted bail to the Punjabi actor and singer Deep Sidhu who was accused in the Red Fort violence case. The court had reserved its order on Monday over his bail application. The co

UK’s Home Secretary Approves Extradition of Fugitive Nirav Modi

UK’s Home Secretary Approves Extradition of Fugitive Nirav Modi

United Kingdom Home Secretary Priti Patel has approved the extradition of fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi in connection to the ₹11,356.84 crores Punjab National Bank loan scam. His extradition

SC Ordered CBI Probe over Wrongful Arrest of Scientist Nambi Narayanan: ISRO Espionage Case

SC Ordered CBI Probe over Wrongful Arrest of Scientist Nambi Narayanan: ISRO Espionage Case

Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to investigate the wrongful arrest of ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan in connection to the ISRO espionage case. The scientis

Covid Patient Died in Shivpuri after Ward Boy Allegedly Removed Oxygen Support

Covid Patient Died in Shivpuri after Ward Boy Allegedly Removed Oxygen Support

With the second wave of Coronavirus hitting the country harder, the healthcare system and facilities can be seen crumbling. The shortage of medicine, beds, ventilators, medical negligence, and much mo

Assuming it to Be Another “Empty Threat”, Woman Filmed Husband Committing Suicide; Held for Abetment to Suicide

Assuming it to Be Another “Empty Threat”, Woman Filmed Husband Committing Suicide; Held for Abetment to Suicide

A 22-year old woman has been arrested by Bally police for allegedly abetting her husband’s suicide. She recorded a video while her husband was committing suicide and did not raise any alarm. The

Bombay HC Denies Ramadan Mass Prayers at Mumbai Mosque

Bombay HC Denies Ramadan Mass Prayers at Mumbai Mosque

Bombay High Court on Wednesday refused to grant permission to Jama Masjid Mosque Trust to allow people to offer Namaz at the mosque in South Mumbai during the period of Ramadan. The bench cited the re

Forced to Lick Spit and Drink Urine, Panchayat in Gaya Tortured Dalit Man over Love Affair

Forced to Lick Spit and Drink Urine, Panchayat in Gaya Tortured Dalit Man over Love Affair

In a shameful and inhumane incident, a Dalit man was tortured for eloping with a woman he loves. He was forced to lick the spit and drink urine by the village Panchayat. The incident was reported in t

Applying for Bail without Being in Custody a Mockery of Justice: Bombay HC

Applying for Bail without Being in Custody a Mockery of Justice: Bombay HC

Bombay High Court has noted that a bail application cannot be entertained if the bail applicant is not in custody despite having surrendered before the lower court. The court has refused to grant bail

UP Woman Hanged Self, In-Laws Shot Video and Uploaded to Absolve Them from Any Complicity

UP Woman Hanged Self, In-Laws Shot Video and Uploaded to Absolve Them from Any Complicity

In a shocking incident of Uttar Pradesh, a married woman hanged herself in front of her in-laws. They allegedly shot the whole incident and uploaded it on social media to absolve them from any kind of

SC Adjourns Zakia Jafri’s Plea Challenging SIT Clean Chit to Modi in 2002 Gujarat Riots

SC Adjourns Zakia Jafri’s Plea Challenging SIT Clean Chit to Modi in 2002 Gujarat Riots

Supreme Court has adjourned the plea of slain MP Ehsan Jafri’s wife challenging the clean chit given to then Gujarat CM Narendra Modi and 63 others in connection to the 2002 Gujarat riots by the

Suspected of Helping Sachin Waze, API Riyaz Kazi Suspended: Antilia Bomb Scare Case

Suspected of Helping Sachin Waze, API Riyaz Kazi Suspended: Antilia Bomb Scare Case

Assistant Police Inspector, Riyaz Kazi who is a colleague of suspended API Sachin Waze has been suspended from service on Monday. He was arrested on Sunday by NIA to question him in connection to the

FIR against PM Modi after 2 Youths Teased Woman with “Didi o Didi” Remark

FIR against PM Modi after 2 Youths Teased Woman with “Didi o Didi” Remark

Amid the ongoing election campaigns, a slogan that is trending on all social media platforms led Prime Minister Narendra Modi into legal trouble. An FIR has been filed against PM Modi over his “

2 Cops “Line Attached” for Beating Covid-19 Patient, Family in Madhya Pradesh

2 Cops “Line Attached” for Beating Covid-19 Patient, Family in Madhya Pradesh

After a video of policemen hitting an auto driver and two women with long plastic pipes, two police officials were “line attached” as punishment. The incident was reported in Khandwa, Madh

SC Agrees to Close Criminal Cases against Italian Marines only After Receiving Compensation Worth Rs 10 Crore

SC Agrees to Close Criminal Cases against Italian Marines only After Receiving Compensation Worth Rs 10 Crore

Supreme Court on Friday ruled that the criminal cases against the two Italian marines will only be closed after Italian government deposits a compensation amount worth Rs 10 crore. The two marines wer

Reigning Mrs. World Caroline Jurie Arrested over Assaulting “Mrs. Sri Lanka 2020” On-Stage

Reigning Mrs. World Caroline Jurie Arrested over Assaulting “Mrs. Sri Lanka 2020” On-Stage

Sri Lanka police on Thursday arrested the reigning Mrs. World Caroline Jurie for assaulting a contestant Pushpika De Silva on stage by pulling the crown off her head and allegedly causing injuries. Ju

Delhi HC Issues Notice to Centre, EC over Plea Seeking Compulsory Masking during Election Campaigns

Delhi HC Issues Notice to Centre, EC over Plea Seeking Compulsory Masking during Election Campaigns

Delhi High Court has issued notice to the Centre government and Election Commission over a plea seeking directions to make wearing masks compulsory during the election campaigns. The matter will now b

Sachin Vaze’s NIA Custody Extended till April 9

Sachin Vaze’s NIA Custody Extended till April 9

A Mumbai court has on Wednesday extended the NIA custody of suspended Mumbai police officer Sachin Vaze till April 9, in the case of an explosives-laden SUV found near industrialist Mukesh Ambani’s

“Municipal Commissioners Should be Booked for Deaths during Manual Scavenging”: Madras High Court

“Municipal Commissioners Should be Booked for Deaths during Manual Scavenging”: Madras High Court

Madras High Court on Wednesday came down heavily on the Tamil Nadu government while stating that the municipal commissioners should be booked for culpable homicide in case of any death in the future d

Indian Classical Musicians Gundecha Brothers Accused of Sexual Assault, Rape: BBC

Indian Classical Musicians Gundecha Brothers Accused of Sexual Assault, Rape: BBC

Over the course of three months of investigation, BBC has heard several allegations against three famous Indian classical musicians Gundecha brothers. The allegations emerged after a former student of

Mukhtar Ansari’s Wife Moves SC For His Security; Sought Directions To Ensure He Is Not Killed In Fake Encounter

Mukhtar Ansari’s Wife Moves SC For His Security; Sought Directions To Ensure He Is Not Killed In Fake Encounter

Wife of Uttar Pradesh Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA), Mukhtar Ansari has approached the Supreme Court seeking directions to the Uttar Pradesh Police and jail authorities to ensure that Ansari ge

Bombay Court Dismisses Kangana Ranaut’s Plea Over Javed Akhtar’s Defamation Suit

Bombay Court Dismisses Kangana Ranaut’s Plea Over Javed Akhtar’s Defamation Suit

A Mumbai sessions court has dismissed Kangana Ranaut’s revision plea in Javed Akhtar defamation case, wherein she sought to ‘suspend’ the proceedings against her. Additional Sessions Judge S

‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ Actor Arrested for Chain-Snatching, Robbery

‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ Actor Arrested for Chain-Snatching, Robbery

A struggling actor, Miraj Vallabhdas Kapri who had played various minor roles in few daily soaps was nabbed in Surat under the charges of chain snatching and robbery in Mumbai. He had once starred in

Woman Files ‘Love Jihad’ Complaint after Knowing Husband’s Real Identity in Maternity Hospital

Woman Files ‘Love Jihad’ Complaint after Knowing Husband’s Real Identity in Maternity Hospital

In a shocking incident of Madhya Pradesh, a pregnant woman has filed a ‘love-jihad’ complaint against her husband for tying a marital knot while hiding his real identity. The complaint has

SC Stayed Probe against Karnataka CM Yediyurappa over Alleged 10-Year Old Land Scam

SC Stayed Probe against Karnataka CM Yediyurappa over Alleged 10-Year Old Land Scam

Granting a major relief to Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, Supreme Court has stayed the probe in connection to the alleged corruption allegations against him linked to 24 acre land denotifica

Bombay HC Orders CBI Probe against Anil Deshmukh over Corruption Allegations Made by Param Bir Singh

Bombay HC Orders CBI Probe against Anil Deshmukh over Corruption Allegations Made by Param Bir Singh

Bombay High Court has directed the Central Bureau of Investigation to conduct a preliminary inquiry against Home Minister Anil Deshmukh in connection to the allegations made by former Mumbai Police Co

Bombay HC Orders Mumbai Police To Trace Victim Who Was Allegedly Sexually Assaulted And Was Left On A Railway Platform

Bombay HC Orders Mumbai Police To Trace Victim Who Was Allegedly Sexually Assaulted And Was Left On A Railway Platform

Shocked over an incident wherein a girl, who was allegedly sexually assaulted and ravaged was left on a railway platform, the Bombay High Court has recently ordered the Mumbai Police to trace the alle

“Minor Girl’s Consent Insignificant in Child Marriage Cases”: Punjab and Haryana High Court

“Minor Girl’s Consent Insignificant in Child Marriage Cases”: Punjab and Haryana High Court

Punjab and Haryana High Court ruled that the consent of a minor girl was insignificant in child marriage cases and the court may exercise its jurisdiction to send her to an appropriate home till she t

Shiv Sena MLA Files Rs 100-Crore Defamation Suit Against BJP’s Kirit Somaiya

Shiv Sena MLA Files Rs 100-Crore Defamation Suit Against BJP’s Kirit Somaiya

A civil defamation suit has been filed in the Bombay High Court by Shiv Sena Legislator Ravindra Waikar and his wife Manisha Raikar against the former Member of Parliament from the Bharatiya Janata Pa

“Police Should Not Take Any Coercive Action against ED Officials till April 8”: Kerala HC in Gold Smuggling Case

“Police Should Not Take Any Coercive Action against ED Officials till April 8”: Kerala HC in Gold Smuggling Case

Kerala High Court on Thursday declined to stay the FIR filed against the unnamed officials of the Enforcement Directorate. The court has also directed that police should not take any coercive action a

EC Issues Show Cause Notice to BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma over Making Threatening Remarks against Mohilary

EC Issues Show Cause Notice to BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma over Making Threatening Remarks against Mohilary

Election Commission of India has issued a show cause notice to the senior BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma for allegedly making threatening remarks against the opposition leader. The notice has been iss

“Are police officers, ministers and politicians all above the law”: Bombay HC to Param Bir Singh

“Are police officers, ministers and politicians all above the law”: Bombay HC to Param Bir Singh

Bombay High Court on Wednesday came down heavily on former Mumbai police chief Param Bir Singh over his plea seeking CBI probe against Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. HC asked him that why he

Threatened with SC/ST Act, Sexually Harassed in Pregnancy, RFO Deepali Chavan Committed Suicide; Additional PCCF MS Reddy Suspended

Threatened with SC/ST Act, Sexually Harassed in Pregnancy, RFO Deepali Chavan Committed Suicide; Additional PCCF MS Reddy Suspended

Additional Principal Chief Conservator of Forests and Field Director of Melghat Tiger Reserve (MTR), MS Reddy has been suspended from the service for neglecting the complaints of continuous harassment

NCB Arrested Actor Ajaz Khan after 8 Hours of Interrogation

NCB Arrested Actor Ajaz Khan after 8 Hours of Interrogation

Narcotics Control Bureau has arrested former Bigg Boss contestant and actor Ajaz Khan after eight hours of interrogation in connection to the drug case. He was detained from the airport on Tuesday for

“Such Petitions Are Filed for Cheap Publicity”: Bombay HC Slams Lawyer Seeking Probe against Anil Deshmukh

“Such Petitions Are Filed for Cheap Publicity”: Bombay HC Slams Lawyer Seeking Probe against Anil Deshmukh

Calling it merely an act of gaining cheap publicity, Bombay High Court rapped a lawyer over filing a plea seeking unbiased probe against Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh and former Mumbai polic

U-Turn by Victim Before Court, No Ground to Grant Bail – Punjab And Haryana HC

U-Turn by Victim Before Court, No Ground to Grant Bail – Punjab And Haryana HC

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has held that a ‘U-turn’ by the prosecutrix before the trial Court is not a ground to grant relief. A single-judge bench of Justice Avneesh Jhingan has while hear

4 Cops Injured, 6 Vehicles Damaged, FIR Registered against 200 People: Nanded Gurudwara Attack

4 Cops Injured, 6 Vehicles Damaged, FIR Registered against 200 People: Nanded Gurudwara Attack

During the Monday’s festive evening, a mob of sword-carrying Sikh protestors broke the barricades and attacked police officials after they were denied the religious procession at MaharashtraR

Delhi HC Directed Molester to Do 1 Month Community Service at De-Addiction Centre to Atone for His Sins

Delhi HC Directed Molester to Do 1 Month Community Service at De-Addiction Centre to Atone for His Sins

Delhi High Court has directed a man facing FIR for assaulting a woman, to do one-month community service at the de-addiction Centre to atone for his sins. The court has also warned the accused not to

SC Directs Transfer of MLA Mukhtar Ansari from Punjab to UP’s Banda Jail

SC Directs Transfer of MLA Mukhtar Ansari from Punjab to UP’s Banda Jail

After a long drawn war between Punjab and Uttar Pradesh government, Supreme Court on Friday has ordered the transfer of gangster-turned-politician, Mukhtar Ansari from the jail of Punjab to Uttar Prad

Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Leela Bhansali Summoned in Gangubai Kathiawadi Defamation Case

Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Leela Bhansali Summoned in Gangubai Kathiawadi Defamation Case

A Mumbai court has issued summons to the lead star of Gangubai Kathiawadi Alia Bhatt, its director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and two writers in connection to the criminal defamation complaint filed by Ga

Bombay HC Directs Mumbai Police to Give 3 Days Prior Notice to Arnab Goswami before Arrest: TRP Scam Case

Bombay HC Directs Mumbai Police to Give 3 Days Prior Notice to Arnab Goswami before Arrest: TRP Scam Case

Bombay High Court has directed the Mumbai police to give an advance notice to the Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami in connection to the TRP manipulation scam. The court has directed the polic

SC Rejects Parambir Singh’s Plea for CBI Probe; Asks Him to Approach HC

SC Rejects Parambir Singh’s Plea for CBI Probe; Asks Him to Approach HC

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court has rejected the former Mumbai Police Commissioner Parambir Singh’s plea for a CBI probe into his allegations against Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. In his

US Court Urges India’s Request to Extradite 26/11 Accused Tahawwur Rana

US Court Urges India’s Request to Extradite 26/11 Accused Tahawwur Rana

The Biden administration has urged a federal court to certify India’s request to extradite Pakistani-origin Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana, who is sought for his involvement in the 2008 Mum

NIA Court Denies Bail to Stan Swamy in Bhima Koregaon-Elgar Parishad Case

NIA Court Denies Bail to Stan Swamy in Bhima Koregaon-Elgar Parishad Case

A special NIA court has denied bail to the tribal rights activist and Jesuit priest, Stan Swamy in connection to the Bhima Koregaon-Elgar Parishad Case. The 83-year old activist has been lodged in Tal

Allahabad HC Orders Inquiry into Allegations of Threat to Hathras Rape Victim’s Family, Counsel

Allahabad HC Orders Inquiry into Allegations of Threat to Hathras Rape Victim’s Family, Counsel

Responding to an affidavit filed by the brother of the 20-year-old Hathras gang-rape and murder victim, the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad high court on Saturday said that it will consider shifting th

Criminal Proceedings Are Not For Realization Of Disputed Dues: SC

Criminal Proceedings Are Not For Realization Of Disputed Dues: SC

Supreme Court observed that a criminal court, exercising jurisdiction to grant bail/anticipatory bail, is not expected to act as a recovery agent to realise the dues of the complainant and that too, w

No Court has “Power and Jurisdiction” to Suggest Compromise between Rape Accused and Victim: SC

No Court has “Power and Jurisdiction” to Suggest Compromise between Rape Accused and Victim: SC

Taking cognizance of the recent judgments, Supreme Court in a significant ruling noted that the courts while adjudicating cases like rape, sexual assault, and molestation should not suggest or encoura

Tuition Teacher Marries 13-Year Old Student to Get Rid of “Manglik Dosha”, Even Performed Suhagrat, Condolence Meeting

Tuition Teacher Marries 13-Year Old Student to Get Rid of “Manglik Dosha”, Even Performed Suhagrat, Condolence Meeting

Though we have evolved a lot in the field of science and technology, superstitious beliefs have still gripped our minds. In a shocking incident of Jalandhar, a tuition teacher married her 13-year old

POCSO Court Awarded Death Sentence to A Man, 26 Days After Raping A Minor

POCSO Court Awarded Death Sentence to A Man, 26 Days After Raping A Minor

On Wednesday, a Special Protection of Children from Sexual Offences court has awarded a death sentence to a man for raping a 5-year-old girl in the Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan. According to the po

HC Grants Last Opportunity to Centre, Delhi Police to Respond to Disha Ravi’s Plea Over ‘Info Leak’

HC Grants Last Opportunity to Centre, Delhi Police to Respond to Disha Ravi’s Plea Over ‘Info Leak’

The Delhi High Court has on Wednesday granted one last opportunity to the Centre and the Delhi police to respond to a plea by climate activist Disha Ravi, for restraining the police from leaking to th

Gangster Chhota Rajan Gets 10 Years in Jail In 2013 Firing Case

Gangster Chhota Rajan Gets 10 Years in Jail In 2013 Firing Case

On Tuesday, a special MCOCA court in Mumbai has sentenced gangster Rajendra Nikalje alias Chhota Rajan to 10 years in jail for a firing incident in suburban Malad, in 2013. Special Judge AT Wankhede c

Punjab & Haryana HC Orders Probe into Alleged Custodial Torture of Activist Shiv Kumar

Punjab & Haryana HC Orders Probe into Alleged Custodial Torture of Activist Shiv Kumar

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has on Tuesday directed a District and Sessions Judge at Faridabad to inquire into the allegations of illegal detention and custodial torture of labor activist Shiv K

Delhi Court Awards Death Penalty To Ariz Khan, In Batla House Encounter Case

Delhi Court Awards Death Penalty To Ariz Khan, In Batla House Encounter Case

On Monday, a Delhi High Court has awarded the death penalty to Ariz Khan, who was recently convicted in the 2008 Batla House encounter case, wherein a Police inspector was killed. Additional Sessions

FIR Filed Against Hitesha Chandranee, For Framing Zomato Delivery Boy

FIR Filed Against Hitesha Chandranee, For Framing Zomato Delivery Boy

In a major twist to the case of alleged assault by a Zomato delivery executive in Bengaluru, an FIR has been registered against the social media influencer Hitesha Chandranee, who played a victim card

Suspended Cop Sachin Vaze Moves Bombay HC Challenging His Arrest By NIA

Suspended Cop Sachin Vaze Moves Bombay HC Challenging His Arrest By NIA

Sachin Waze, the suspended Mumbai Police officer who was arrested by the NIA in connection with his involvement in the explosives-laden vehicle found near Mukesh Ambani’s house, has filed a habeas c

Mother of 3 Eloped with Class 8th Student in UP

Mother of 3 Eloped with Class 8th Student in UP

In a shocking incident of Uttar Pradesh, a 30-year-old woman allegedly eloped with a 15-year-old boy. The boy’s family lodged a complaint against the woman at Campierganj police station. They ar

BJP MP Kaushal Kishore’s Daughter-in-Law Slits Wrist, Blames In-Laws in a Released Video

BJP MP Kaushal Kishore’s Daughter-in-Law Slits Wrist, Blames In-Laws in a Released Video

Introducing another twist in the ongoing family drama of the Bharatiya Janata Party MP Kaushal Kishore, his estranged daughter-in-law has attempted suicide on Monday by slitting her wrist. She release

Sachin Waze Remanded to NIA Custody till March 25, in Mukesh Ambani Bomb Threat Case

Sachin Waze Remanded to NIA Custody till March 25, in Mukesh Ambani Bomb Threat Case

On Sunday, a Special Court has remanded assistant police inspector Sachin Vaze to the custody of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) till March 25, in connection with the recovery of an explosives

Muslim Teen Thrashed Brutally over Drinking Water inside Temple in UP, Accused Arrested

Muslim Teen Thrashed Brutally over Drinking Water inside Temple in UP, Accused Arrested

In a shocking video that went viral over social media and caused a public outrage, a man can be seen thrashing a Muslim minor for allegedly drinking water inside a temple in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

Slumdog Millionaire Actor Madhur Mittal Granted Interim Protection from Arrest in Sexual Assault Case

Slumdog Millionaire Actor Madhur Mittal Granted Interim Protection from Arrest in Sexual Assault Case

A session court in Mumbai has granted interim protection from arrest to Slumdog Millionaire actor Madhur Mittal, in a sexual assault case filed against him by a 28-year-old woman on 23 February 2021.

Pregnant for 5th Time Despite Sterilization, Woman in Bihar Seeks 11 Lakh Compensation from State Govt

Pregnant for 5th Time Despite Sterilization, Woman in Bihar Seeks 11 Lakh Compensation from State Govt

A woman from Muzzaffarnagar, Bihar has moved the district consumer forum seeking compensation worth Rs 11 lakh from the state government for the medical negligence. She got pregnant for the fifth time

Zomato Delivery Boy Accused of Assaulting Instagram Influencer Arrested, Claims She Hit Her Nose with Her Own Ring

Zomato Delivery Boy Accused of Assaulting Instagram Influencer Arrested, Claims She Hit Her Nose with Her Own Ring

Every Coin Has Two Sides! In connection to the customer assault incident of Bengaluru that is creating buzz all over the internet in recent days, the Zomato delivery boy identified as Kamraj has been

Kangana Ranaut Challenges Bailable Warrant Issued In Case Filed By Javed Akhtar

Kangana Ranaut Challenges Bailable Warrant Issued In Case Filed By Javed Akhtar

Actor Kangana Ranaut has approached the Dindoshi sessions court in Mumbai, seeking quashing of a bailable warrant against her by the Andheri Metropolitan Magistrate court. As per reports, lyricist Jav

Bombay HC Pulled Up Judge for Using Disrespectful Slang for Women in Rape Case

Bombay HC Pulled Up Judge for Using Disrespectful Slang for Women in Rape Case

Bombay High Court pulled up an additional session judge for using slang and foul words disrespecting women while recording the statement of a rape survivor and also in the judgment. “The trial c

Sachin Vaze Transferred After Mansukh Hiren’s Kin Accuses Him For Murder

Sachin Vaze Transferred After Mansukh Hiren’s Kin Accuses Him For Murder

On Wednesday, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said that Sachin Vaze, a senior officer of Mumbai Police Crime Branch and ‘encounter specialist’, will be removed from his position till the i

Allahabad HC Grants Bail to Student Activist Who Participated in Anti-CAA Protest

Allahabad HC Grants Bail to Student Activist Who Participated in Anti-CAA Protest

The Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court has on Monday, granted bail to a student activist who was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Police for participating in a protest against the Citizenship Am

Husband Legally Answerable If Wife Sustains Injuries in Matrimonial Home: SC

Husband Legally Answerable If Wife Sustains Injuries in Matrimonial Home: SC

While denying the anticipatory bail to the man, Supreme Court on Monday observed that a husband is fully answerable if the wife sustains injuries in her matrimonial home. The bench led by Chief Justic

43-Year Old Widow Set Ablaze by Debtor in Telangana

43-Year Old Widow Set Ablaze by Debtor in Telangana

Sakri Bai, a 43 year old tribal woman was burnt alive by a man who had borrowed money from her a few months back. She succumbed to her injuries in Osmania General Hospital on Monday. The incident took

Supreme Court Declines Plea Challenging 8-Phase Polls in West Bengal

Supreme Court Declines Plea Challenging 8-Phase Polls in West Bengal

Supreme Court on Tuesday declined the petition challenging the Election Commission’s decision to conduct the assembly polls of West Bengal in eight phases. The bench led by Chief Justice of Indi

NIA Takes Over Case of Vehicle Laden With Explosives Found Near Mukesh Ambani’s Home

NIA Takes Over Case of Vehicle Laden With Explosives Found Near Mukesh Ambani’s Home

The National Investigation Agency has on Monday, said that it had taken over the probe into the discovery of explosive material in a vehicle parked near the residence of industrialist Mukesh Ambani in

Delhi Court Convicts Accused Ariz Khan in 2008 Batla House Encounter Case

Delhi Court Convicts Accused Ariz Khan in 2008 Batla House Encounter Case

A Session Court has convicted the accused and Indian Mujahideen operative, Ariz Khan alias Junaid in connection to the Batla House encounter of 2008. Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma and two alleged terro

Depressed over Physical Appearance, Class 11th Student Jumped Off 15th Floor: Noida

Depressed over Physical Appearance, Class 11th Student Jumped Off 15th Floor: Noida

A class 11th student committed suicide by jumping off his 15th floor apartment on Saturday in Noida, Delhi. He was allegedly under depression over his physical appearance and skin complexion. The loca

“Every Breach of Promise Doesn’t Amount to Rape”: Supreme Court

“Every Breach of Promise Doesn’t Amount to Rape”: Supreme Court

Supreme Court noted that the charge of rape is not applicable in every case where a man doesn’t marry his girlfriend after a promise. The court also stated that it will not amount to an offence

Jarkiholi “Sex for Job” Scandal: 6 BJP Ministers Move Court Demanding Restrictions on Posting Defamatory Content against Them

Jarkiholi “Sex for Job” Scandal: 6 BJP Ministers Move Court Demanding Restrictions on Posting Defamatory Content against Them

Following the resignation of Karnataka’s Water Resources Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi over sexual harassment allegations, six Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ministers moved a city civil court seeking

Family Ostracized, Died, Land Sold: NHRC Demands Justice for Vishnu Tiwari who is Acquitted After 20 Years in Jail in Bogus Rape Case

Family Ostracized, Died, Land Sold: NHRC Demands Justice for Vishnu Tiwari who is Acquitted After 20 Years in Jail in Bogus Rape Case

National Human Rights Commission took cognizance of the distressful incident of Uttar Pradesh where Allahabad High Court acquitted a man in a false rape case who spent two decades in the prison. NHRC

Out on Bail, Rape Accused Set Victim on Fire after 2 Years: Hanumangarh

Out on Bail, Rape Accused Set Victim on Fire after 2 Years: Hanumangarh

In a horrific incident of Hanumangarh, Rajasthan, a rape accused set the victim on fire after being released on bail after two years. The victim has sustained 90% burn injuries and was rushed to a gov

Labour Activist Shiv Kumar Got Bail in All 3 Cases

Labour Activist Shiv Kumar Got Bail in All 3 Cases

A Sonepat Court has granted bail to the labour activist Shiv Kumar in all the three cases registered against him. He has already got the bail in two cases on March 3 while in the third case, he has be

Gujarat Dalit Activist Hacked to Death under Police Protection: 4 Arrested, Sub-Inspector Suspended

Gujarat Dalit Activist Hacked to Death under Police Protection: 4 Arrested, Sub-Inspector Suspended

Bhavnagar police have arrested four accused in connection to the murder of Dalit RTI activist Amrabhai Boricha by an upper-caste mob. The fact that the activist was murdered while he was under police

Income Tax Department Raids Properties of Anurag Kashyap, Tapasee Pannu in Connection to Phantom Films

Income Tax Department Raids Properties of Anurag Kashyap, Tapasee Pannu in Connection to Phantom Films

Income Tax Department officials have raided the properties of director Anurag Kashyap and actress Tapasee Pannu in connection to the alleged tax evasion. The raid is being carried out in 20 different

Out on Bail since 2018, Molester Shot Victim’s Father for Filing a Police Complaint in Hathras

Out on Bail since 2018, Molester Shot Victim’s Father for Filing a Police Complaint in Hathras

Uttar Pradesh’s government has been receiving flak in connection to the increasing crime rate in the state. The anger erupted on Twitter after a video clip of a girl crying and seeking justice f

“However Brutal the Husband is…Can Sexual Intercourse Between Them be Called Rape?”: Asks CJI Bobde

“However Brutal the Husband is…Can Sexual Intercourse Between Them be Called Rape?”: Asks CJI Bobde

The debate again ignited in Supreme Court on Monday in connection to consent in rape. The court stayed the arrest of a man accused of raping his former live-in partner and asked, “however brutal

MP Lawyer in Jail for Allegedly Sending “Indecent” Birthday Wishes to Judge

MP Lawyer in Jail for Allegedly Sending “Indecent” Birthday Wishes to Judge

A lawyer in Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh has been in jail since February 9 for allegedly sending indecent birthday wishes to the Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) in the district by e-mail on January 2

Former France President Sentenced to 3 Years in Jail, 2 of Them Suspended, for Corruption

Former France President Sentenced to 3 Years in Jail, 2 of Them Suspended, for Corruption

A court in Paris has found France’s ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of corruption and sentenced him to three years in jail. Two of those years were suspended. He could appeal that his one-ye

“Will You Marry Her”: CJI Bobde Asked Government Employee Accused of Raping Minor Girl Repeatedly

“Will You Marry Her”: CJI Bobde Asked Government Employee Accused of Raping Minor Girl Repeatedly

While hearing an appeal challenging Bombay High Court order, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde asked the rape accused who is a government employee, whether he would marry the minor girl who he has raped

UP Man Murdered Friend for Not Returning Rs 50

UP Man Murdered Friend for Not Returning Rs 50

In a bizarre incident of Uttar Pradesh, a man murdered his 30-year old friend for not returning Rs 50 which he had borrowed a few days back. The accused was arrested and sent to police custody on Satu

23-Year Old Woman Shot Video with a Smiling Face Before Committing Suicide, Dowry Engulfed Another Life

23-Year Old Woman Shot Video with a Smiling Face Before Committing Suicide, Dowry Engulfed Another Life

Main hawaaon ki tarah hoon; main behna chaahti hoon; behte rehna chahti hoon: A heart-wrenching video that surfaced on social media made everyone emotional. 23-year old Ayesha Makrani shot a video on

Man Gets 22 Months Rigorous Imprisonment for Stalking a Girl

Man Gets 22 Months Rigorous Imprisonment for Stalking a Girl

A special court has sentenced a man to 22 months of rigorous imprisonment for stalking a minor girl. The incident is of Thane, Maharashtra. Besides 22 months imprisonment, Additional Sessions Judge R

Hemant Soren Cabinet Set to Ban Hookah Bars in Jharkhand

Hemant Soren Cabinet Set to Ban Hookah Bars in Jharkhand

Jharkhand cabinet on Thursday approved a proposal to blanket ban the operations and establishments of hookah bars in the state. The one found guilty of flouting the rules will have to face imprisonmen

Punjab & Haryana High Court Granted Bail to Activist Nodeep Kaur in Connection to Third FIR

Punjab & Haryana High Court Granted Bail to Activist Nodeep Kaur in Connection to Third FIR

Punjab and Haryana High Court has granted bail to the Dalit activist Nodeep Kaur in connection to the third case registered against her amidst ongoing farmers’ protests. Earlier, she was granted

Multiple Fractures, Torn Toe Nails, Physically and Mentally Tortured: Says Jailed Dalit Activist Shiv Kumar’s Medical Report

Multiple Fractures, Torn Toe Nails, Physically and Mentally Tortured: Says Jailed Dalit Activist Shiv Kumar’s Medical Report

Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), Chandigarh produced the medical report of co-accused of Dalit Activist Nodeep Kaur, Shiv Kumar on Wednesday. The report disclosed eight injuries which a

Wife Not “Chattel” or “Object”, Cannot be Expected to Do All Household Chores: Bombay High Court

Wife Not “Chattel” or “Object”, Cannot be Expected to Do All Household Chores: Bombay High Court

Observing that notions of patriarchy and the idea that the woman is a man’s property still prevail in society, Bombay High Court upheld the conviction of 35-year old man for culpable homicide no

“Lack of Penetration Does Not Necessarily Mean It Wasn’t Rape”: Bombay High Court

“Lack of Penetration Does Not Necessarily Mean It Wasn’t Rape”: Bombay High Court

Aurangabad bench of Bombay High Court reiterated that lack of penetration doesn’t necessarily mean that there was no rape and upheld the special POCSO court order of 2019 wherein a 74-year old m

Delhi HC Slams Tihar Authorities Over Handling of Undertrial’s Murder

Delhi HC Slams Tihar Authorities Over Handling of Undertrial’s Murder

The Delhi High Court has on Wednesday criticized the Delhi State government and Tihar jail authorities while hearing a compensation petition on the alleged murder of a 23-year-old undertrial, Dilsher

Judicial Officer Who Used Vehicles Of Accused For Family Trips, Suspended

Judicial Officer Who Used Vehicles Of Accused For Family Trips, Suspended

On Tuesday, the Uttarakhand High Court has suspended civil judge (senior division), Almora, Abhishek Kumar Srivastava for allegedly favoring an accused in a criminal case and for using private vehicle

Bombay HC Upheld Bail Granted to Man Accused of ISIS Links

Bombay HC Upheld Bail Granted to Man Accused of ISIS Links

Bombay High Court has upheld the decision of a special NIA court granting bail to Kalyan-based Areeb Majeed who was accused of having links with ISIS. Majeed spent over six years in jail in Arthur Roa

Kerala Woman Who Falsely Alleged Rape By Health Official To Face Police Action

Kerala Woman Who Falsely Alleged Rape By Health Official To Face Police Action

On Monday, the Kerala High Court has directed the state police to take expeditious legal action against a woman for making a false rape complaint against a man, after having consensual sex with him. A

FIR Filed Against Barkha Dutt’s ‘Mojo Story’, 7 Other Twitter Handles for Fake News on Unnao Case

FIR Filed Against Barkha Dutt’s ‘Mojo Story’, 7 Other Twitter Handles for Fake News on Unnao Case

As per sources, an FIR has been lodged against eight Twitter handles for allegedly propagating “fake and misleading news” in connection with the death of two girls in Unnao, Uttar Pradesh. The Twi

Man Arrested for Stripping, Thrashing 3 Boys for Harassing Girls

Man Arrested for Stripping, Thrashing 3 Boys for Harassing Girls

A man was arrested on Saturday for stripping naked and thrashing three boys who were alleged of harassing some girls in the Chinchpada area of Maharashtra. The action has been initiated after the vide

Varavara Rao Granted Bail for Six Months’ on Medical Grounds

Varavara Rao Granted Bail for Six Months’ on Medical Grounds

The Bombay High Court has on Monday granted bail to the octogenarian Bhima Koregaon accused Varavara Rao for six months, on medical grounds. The bench comprising of Justices SS Shinde and Manish Pital

Petrol Pump Owner Filed Complaint against Comedian Shyam Rangeela over His YouTube Video

Petrol Pump Owner Filed Complaint against Comedian Shyam Rangeela over His YouTube Video

After the video of YouTuber and comedian Shyam Rangeela mimicking Narendra Modi while talking about the petrol price hike went viral, a complaint has been registered against him by the petrol pump own

4 Slaps, 1 Lakh Fine, Enough to Serve Justice to a Rape Victim: Bijnor Panchayat

4 Slaps, 1 Lakh Fine, Enough to Serve Justice to a Rape Victim: Bijnor Panchayat

In a village in the Bijnor district in Uttar Pradesh, an eight-year-old boy was raped by his cousin. The village Panchayat levied a fine of Rs 1 lakh and decided that four slaps will be enough to sett

Actor-Turned BJP Leader Held with 90-Gram Cocaine

Actor-Turned BJP Leader Held with 90-Gram Cocaine

State BJP Yuva Morcha general secretary Pamela Goswami has been arrested for allegedly carrying 90 grams of cocaine worth Rs 10 lakh in her car in south Kolkata. Her friend and security guard have als

Two, Including Minor, Held for Unnao Dalit Girls Death

Two, Including Minor, Held for Unnao Dalit Girls Death

On Friday, the Uttar Pradesh police have arrested two youths, from a neighboring village of Unnao district, for allegedly poisoning three minor Dalit girls in Asoha block of Unnao. According to the po

Delhi High Court Issued Notice to Delhi Police over Pinjra Tod Activists’ Appeal against Bail Rejection

Delhi High Court Issued Notice to Delhi Police over Pinjra Tod Activists’ Appeal against Bail Rejection

Delhi High Court has issued a notice to the Delhi police over an appeal filed by Pinjra Tod Activists, Devangana Kalita and Natasha Narwal against the orders rejecting their bail petitions in connecti

“Not Proper to Keep Him in Jail Forever”: SC Reduces Murder Convict’s Life Sentence to 22 Years Imprisonment

“Not Proper to Keep Him in Jail Forever”: SC Reduces Murder Convict’s Life Sentence to 22 Years Imprisonment

Supreme Court on Friday reduced the sentence of a man convicted of dacoity cum murder from life imprisonment to 22 years in jail. Shivalinga @ Shivalingayya was convicted by a trial court under Sectio

Allahabad High Court Stayed Arrest of Mirzapur Writers, Directors

Allahabad High Court Stayed Arrest of Mirzapur Writers, Directors

Allahabad High Court stayed the arrest of the directors and writers of the Amazon Prime web series “Mirzapur”. A case was registered against them allegedly for hurting religious and region

Unnao: Police Registers Murder Case In The Death Of Two Dalit Girls, Third Girl Still Critical

Unnao: Police Registers Murder Case In The Death Of Two Dalit Girls, Third Girl Still Critical

On Thursday, the UP police registered a case of murder into the deaths of two teenage girls whose bodies were found in a field in Unnao, even as the post-mortem revealed no injury marks. Apart from Se

Definition of “Private Parts” Depends on What It Mean in “Indian Society”: Mumbai POCSO Court

Definition of “Private Parts” Depends on What It Mean in “Indian Society”: Mumbai POCSO Court

A special Protection of Children against Sexual Offences (POCSO) court in Mumbai observed that “the term private part is to be interpreted in the context of what is meant by it in our society

Telangana Kidnapping-Rape Case Takes U-Turn; Girl Cooked Up Story, Says Police

Telangana Kidnapping-Rape Case Takes U-Turn; Girl Cooked Up Story, Says Police

The Ghatkesar kidnapping and rape case in Telangana took a surprising turn on Saturday after Rachakonda Commissioner of Police Mahesh M Bhagwat revealed that the 19-year-old woman cooked up the story

SC Closes Suo Moto Case to Probe Larger Conspiracy behind Sexual Allegations against Ex-CJI Ranjan Gogoi

SC Closes Suo Moto Case to Probe Larger Conspiracy behind Sexual Allegations against Ex-CJI Ranjan Gogoi

Nearly after two years, Supreme Court has closed the suo moto case initiated to probe if there was a larger conspiracy behind the sexual harassment allegations framed against former Chief Justice of I

Lawyer Couple Hacked To Death In Telangana

Lawyer Couple Hacked To Death In Telangana

In a brutal daylight murder, a lawyer couple was stabbed to death by unidentified assailants in broad daylight in the Peddapalli district of Telangana, on Wednesday afternoon. The couple Gattu Vamana

Ahmedabad Woman Sent 150 Condoms to Justice Ganediwala as a Symbol of Protest against POCSO Rulings

Ahmedabad Woman Sent 150 Condoms to Justice Ganediwala as a Symbol of Protest against POCSO Rulings

A self-proclaimed woman political analyst from Ahmedabad, Devshri Trivedi claims to have sent packets of contraceptives to Justice Pushpa Ganediwala to protest against the POCSO ruling that had sent w

“A Woman Has the Right to Put Her Grievance Even after Decades”: Delhi Court Acquits Priya Ramani in MJ Akbar Defamation Case

“A Woman Has the Right to Put Her Grievance Even after Decades”: Delhi Court Acquits Priya Ramani in MJ Akbar Defamation Case

A Delhi Court has acquitted journalist Priya Ramani in connection to the criminal defamation complaint registered by former Union Minister MJ Akbar over the sexual harassment charges levelled against

Shabnam, Who Axed 7 Family Members, May Be the First Woman Prisoner to be Hanged Post Independence

Shabnam, Who Axed 7 Family Members, May Be the First Woman Prisoner to be Hanged Post Independence

Shabnam is likely to be the first female prisoner in India to be hanged to death since Independence. She was convicted of murdering 7 of her family members brutally with an axe along with her lover Sa

“To Flirt with a Junior Official is Not an Acceptable Conduct for a Judge”: SC

“To Flirt with a Junior Official is Not an Acceptable Conduct for a Judge”: SC

While hearing an appeal of a retired District Judge, the Supreme Court on Tuesday observed that to flirt with a junior judicial official is not acceptable conduct of a judge. The former judge had chal

Toolkit Case: DCW Issues Notice To Delhi Police, Seeks Detailed Report On Disha Ravi’s Arrest

Toolkit Case: DCW Issues Notice To Delhi Police, Seeks Detailed Report On Disha Ravi’s Arrest

Amid the ongoing criticism over the arrest of 21-year-old climate activist Disha Ravi in the ‘Toolkit’ case, the Delhi Commission for Women took suo moto cognizance of media reports and issued not

Suo Moto Criminal Contempt Case against Journalist Rajdeep Sardesai an “Inadvertent Mistake” by Registry: SC

Suo Moto Criminal Contempt Case against Journalist Rajdeep Sardesai an “Inadvertent Mistake” by Registry: SC

Supreme Court has clarified that it has not initiated any suo moto criminal contempt proceedings against journalist Rajdeep Sardesai and it was an “inadvertent mistake” by the registry. La

School Principal Gets Death Sentence for Raping Class 5 Student in Bihar

School Principal Gets Death Sentence for Raping Class 5 Student in Bihar

The Principal and a teacher of a private school in Patna have been awarded death sentence and imprisonment for life, respectively, for the rape of a Class 5 student. Special POCSO court judge Awadhesh

Delhi Court Issued Summon to Kanhaiya Kumar, 9 Others in 2016 JNU Sedition Case

Delhi Court Issued Summon to Kanhaiya Kumar, 9 Others in 2016 JNU Sedition Case

A Delhi court on Monday issued summon to Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union President Kanhaiya Kumar and nine other accused in connection to the sedition case registered in 2016. All the accus

Toolkit Case: Green Activist Shantanu Muluk Move Bombay HC for Transit Bail

Toolkit Case: Green Activist Shantanu Muluk Move Bombay HC for Transit Bail

Activist Shantanu Muluk has on Monday, moved an application before the Bombay High Court seeking transit anticipatory bail, after a non-bailable warrant was issued against him by a Delhi court, in co

SC Grants 5-Day Interim Bail to Journalist Siddique Kappan To Visit Ailing Mother in Kerala

SC Grants 5-Day Interim Bail to Journalist Siddique Kappan To Visit Ailing Mother in Kerala

On Monday, the Supreme Court gave Kerala Union of Working Journalists’ secretary Siddique Kappan, charged with sedition and in the Uttar Pradesh jail since October, five days to visit his mother

Haryana Police Booked Cricketer Yuvraj Singh For Making “Casteist Slur” against Yuzvendra Chahal

Haryana Police Booked Cricketer Yuvraj Singh For Making “Casteist Slur” against Yuzvendra Chahal

Taking note of an eight months old complaint, Haryana police has booked Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh for making a casteist slur against Indian cricketer and former chess player, Yuzvendra Chahal. The

Greta Thunberg Toolkit Case: Non-Bailable Warrant Issued against Lawyer Nikita Jacob, Activist Disha Ravi in Five Day Police Remand

Greta Thunberg Toolkit Case: Non-Bailable Warrant Issued against Lawyer Nikita Jacob, Activist Disha Ravi in Five Day Police Remand

Delhi Police has issued a non-bailable warrant against the two other accused, Nikita Jacob and Shantanu, in connection to the Greta Thunberg toolkit case. The first arrest was of activist Disha Ravi w

25-Year Old Bajrang Dal Activist, Rinku Sharma Mob Lynched in Delhi, Police Refuted Communal Angle

25-Year Old Bajrang Dal Activist, Rinku Sharma Mob Lynched in Delhi, Police Refuted Communal Angle

On February 11, a 25-year old man, Rinku Sharma was stabbed to death by a mob from his own locality. The police arrested four accused on Thursday and the fifth accused has been arrested today. The pol

SC Issues Notice to Centre, Twitter over BJP Leader’s Plea Seeking Proper Mechanism to Curb Fake News over Social Media

SC Issues Notice to Centre, Twitter over BJP Leader’s Plea Seeking Proper Mechanism to Curb Fake News over Social Media

Amid the ongoing tussle between the Centre and Twitter, Supreme Court has issued a notice to both of them over a PIL filed by a BJP leader Vinit Goenka seeking directions to the Centre government to f

Saudi Arabia Women’s Rights Activist Loujain Al-Hathloul Released after 1000 Days in Prison

Saudi Arabia Women’s Rights Activist Loujain Al-Hathloul Released after 1000 Days in Prison

Following the persistent international pressure, prominent Saudi Arabian women’s rights activist Loujain Al-Hathloul has been released on Wednesday after 1000 days in detention. She is known as

Delhi Police’s EOW Filed Complaint against Sapna Chaudhary and Family Members for Cheating, Breach of Trust

Delhi Police’s EOW Filed Complaint against Sapna Chaudhary and Family Members for Cheating, Breach of Trust

Delhi police’s Economic Offences Wing has lodged a case against Haryanvi singer and dancer Sapna Chaudhary and her family members on the charges of criminal breach of trust, criminal conspiracy,

“We’ll Not Consider the Petition at This Stage”: SC Denied Bail to Activist Akhil Gogoi in UAPA Case

“We’ll Not Consider the Petition at This Stage”: SC Denied Bail to Activist Akhil Gogoi in UAPA Case

Supreme Court has denied the bail application of peasants’ rights activist Akhil Gogoi who is lodged in jail since December 2019 in connection to his alleged involvement in the violent CAA prote

Kerala High Court Granted Relief to Sunny Leone against Arrest

Kerala High Court Granted Relief to Sunny Leone against Arrest

Kerala High Court has provided a relief to the Bollywood actress Sunny Leone and her two aides and restrained the police from arresting them over a complaint filed by an event manager in Kochi. The co

‘Skin to Skin Contact’: SC Agrees to Hear NCW’s Plea Against Bombay HC Verdict

‘Skin to Skin Contact’: SC Agrees to Hear NCW’s Plea Against Bombay HC Verdict

On Wednesday, the top court has agreed to hear a plea filed by the National Commission for Women (NCW) challenging the Bombay High Court verdict which held that groping a minor without ‘skin to skin

Allahabad HC Reinstated Government Employee Who was Fired for Being Gay

Allahabad HC Reinstated Government Employee Who was Fired for Being Gay

Allahabad High Court reinstated a home guard from Bulandshahr city of Uttar Pradesh to his government job who was fired for being gay in June 2019. The court observed that treating sexual orientation

SC Stayed Kerala High Court’s Gag Order on Activist Rehana Fathima on Certain Conditions

SC Stayed Kerala High Court’s Gag Order on Activist Rehana Fathima on Certain Conditions

Supreme Court has lifted the complete gag order of Kerala High Court restricting activist Rehana Fathima from posting or publishing her views in either social media, print or electronic media. She was

CBI Clears Rakesh Asthana Of All Charges in Sterling Biotech Bribery Case

CBI Clears Rakesh Asthana Of All Charges in Sterling Biotech Bribery Case

The Gujarat cadre IPS officer and the current chief of BSF and NCB, Rakesh Asthana has been given clean chit by the Central Bureau of Investigation in the Vadodara-based Sandesara brothers’ Sterling

SC Stays Arrest of Shashi Tharoor, Rajdeep Sardesai And Others Over ‘Misleading’ Tweets

SC Stays Arrest of Shashi Tharoor, Rajdeep Sardesai And Others Over ‘Misleading’ Tweets

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court has stayed the arrest of former international diplomat and MP Shashi Tharoor, journalists Rajdeep Sardesai, Vinod K Jose, Mrinal Pande, Zafar Agha, Anant Nath and Paresh

Farmers’ Tractor Parade Violence: Delhi Police Arrested Actor-Activist Deep Sidhu

Farmers’ Tractor Parade Violence: Delhi Police Arrested Actor-Activist Deep Sidhu

Delhi police have arrested Punjabi actor and singer Deep Sidhu who was one of the main accused in the January 26 Red Fort violence. Delhi special cell unit nabbed him in the Zirakpur area between Chan

Bombay HC Rejects Gautam Navlakha’s Plea for Grant of Default Bail

Bombay HC Rejects Gautam Navlakha’s Plea for Grant of Default Bail

The Bombay High Court has today dismissed the appeal filed by activist Gautam Navlakha, who had challenged the rejection of his statutory bail by the special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court,

“Beaten and Sexually Assaulted in Police Custody”, Dalit Activist Nodeep Kaur to Move HC after Two Bail Rejections

“Beaten and Sexually Assaulted in Police Custody”, Dalit Activist Nodeep Kaur to Move HC after Two Bail Rejections

Nodeep Kaur, a Dalit Labour activist and a member of Mazdoor Adhikar Sangathan (MAS) has decided to move Punjab and Haryana High Court after being denied bail twice. Kaur has been in jail for almost a

Delhi Court Denies Bail to Shahrukh Pathan, Who Pointed Gun at A Cop During Delhi Riots

Delhi Court Denies Bail to Shahrukh Pathan, Who Pointed Gun at A Cop During Delhi Riots

On 4th February 2021, the Karkardooma court in Delhi has refused to grant bail to Shahrukh Pathan, who pointed a gun at a policeman, during the February 2020 Delhi riots, amid controversy on the Citiz

Minor Sending Friend Request on Facebook, Does Not Give Accused the Liberty to Establish Sexual Relations – Himachal Pradesh HC

Minor Sending Friend Request on Facebook, Does Not Give Accused the Liberty to Establish Sexual Relations – Himachal Pradesh HC

Recently, the Himachal Pradesh High Court has denied bail to a 19-year-old boy who was accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl while citing that ‘just because the victim sent a friend requ

Man Sentenced to 8 Years in Jail for Stabbing Wife for Eating Curd Like a Cat

Man Sentenced to 8 Years in Jail for Stabbing Wife for Eating Curd Like a Cat

A Mumbai Court has convicted and sentenced a man to eight years in prison for stabbing his wife over a silly argument. The incident took place in September 2019 when the man came home drunk and stabbe

“Consensual Sex Between Minors a Legal Grey Area”: Bombay HC Suspended Sentence of Rape Convict, Granted Bail

“Consensual Sex Between Minors a Legal Grey Area”: Bombay HC Suspended Sentence of Rape Convict, Granted Bail

Bombay High Court has suspended the sentence of a 19-year old man who was convicted of raping his minor cousin under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012 and granted him b

Mumbai 26/11 Terror Attack Accused Tahawwur Rana Opposes Extradition to India

Mumbai 26/11 Terror Attack Accused Tahawwur Rana Opposes Extradition to India

Pakistani-origin Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana, a key accused in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, has opposed his extradition to India. He argued that he has previously been acquitted of the offens

Touching Cheeks of Minor Girl without Sexual Intent Not an Offence, Rules Special POCSO Court

Touching Cheeks of Minor Girl without Sexual Intent Not an Offence, Rules Special POCSO Court

In a shocking ruling, a special Protection of Children from Sexual Offences court ruled that touching the cheeks of a minor girl without a sexual intent does not amount to an offence. The special cour

Supreme Court Grants Ad-Interim Bail to Comedian Munawar Faruqui

Supreme Court Grants Ad-Interim Bail to Comedian Munawar Faruqui

The Supreme Court has on Friday granted ad-interim bail to comedian Munawar Faruqui, in relation to a case registered against him by the Madhya Pradesh Police, for allegedly insulting religious sentim

Rajiv Gandhi Assassination: Tamil Nadu Governor Declines to Take Call on Convict Perarivalan’s Pardon

Rajiv Gandhi Assassination: Tamil Nadu Governor Declines to Take Call on Convict Perarivalan’s Pardon

On Thursday, the Centre has informed the top court that the Tamil Nadu Governor has proposed that the President of India is the competent authority to deal with the plea by Rajiv Gandhi assassination

Man, Woman Found in Locked House Cannot be Presumed to be in an Immoral Relationship: Madras High Court

Man, Woman Found in Locked House Cannot be Presumed to be in an Immoral Relationship: Madras High Court

Madras High Court quashed the termination of a male police constable while observing that man and woman found inside a locked house cannot be presumed to be in an immoral relationship. “This kin

Minor Girl Cannot be Allowed to Live with Husband till She Turns 18: Allahabad High Court

Minor Girl Cannot be Allowed to Live with Husband till She Turns 18: Allahabad High Court

Allahabad High Court disallowed a minor girl from staying with her husband even if she had married him with her own will. The 16-year old girl can decide whether she wants to continue that marriage or

Chanda Kochhar Misused Her Official Post To Sanction Loan To Videocon Group – PMLA Court Summons Kochhar in Money Laundering Case

Chanda Kochhar Misused Her Official Post To Sanction Loan To Videocon Group – PMLA Court Summons Kochhar in Money Laundering Case

A special PMLA court in Mumbai has held that the material submitted by the Enforcement Directorate is sufficient to proceed with a trial for money laundering in the multi-crore scam under the Preventi

“How Can an Empty-Handed Farmer Be Called a Terrorist?”: SC Dismisses Criminal Plea against Sambit Patra, ABP News

“How Can an Empty-Handed Farmer Be Called a Terrorist?”: SC Dismisses Criminal Plea against Sambit Patra, ABP News

Supreme Court has dismissed a criminal writ petition filed against Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Sambit Patra and ABP News alleging that they have hatched a conspiracy against the farmers to imp

Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain Pleas on Tractor Rally Violence

Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain Pleas on Tractor Rally Violence

The top court has today refused to entertain a batch of petitions which sought an inquiry into the violence during the farmers’ tractor rally held in the national capital, on 26 January (Republic Da

M Sivasankar Gets Bail In Dollar Smuggling Case

M Sivasankar Gets Bail In Dollar Smuggling Case

M Sivasankar, the former Principal Secretary to the Kerala Chief Minister, has been granted bail in the US Dollar smuggling case. Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (Economic Offences) Court has on

Delhi High Court Grants Bail to Freelance Journalist Mandeep Punia

Delhi High Court Grants Bail to Freelance Journalist Mandeep Punia

Delhi High Court on Tuesday granted bail to the freelance journalist Mandeep Punia who was arrested from the farmers’ protesting site, Singhu border for misbehaving with the police officials and

ED Attaches Assets Worth Rs 130 Crore in Demonetization Scam Case

ED Attaches Assets Worth Rs 130 Crore in Demonetization Scam Case

On Tuesday, the Enforcement Directorate has attached assets worth over Rs 130 crore of various Hyderabad-based jewelry houses and their promoters in a money-laundering probe linked to alleged financia

Compromise between Rape Accused and Victim is of No Relevance in Deciding Criminal Cases: Delhi High Court

Compromise between Rape Accused and Victim is of No Relevance in Deciding Criminal Cases: Delhi High Court

Delhi High Court on Monday rejected a petition seeking quashing of a rape case as both the parties have entered into a compromise wherein the accused and victim has decided to stay as husband and wife

SC Seeks WhatsApp Reply over Non-Sharing of UPI Data with Any Third Party

SC Seeks WhatsApp Reply over Non-Sharing of UPI Data with Any Third Party

Supreme Court has asked the instant messaging app WhatsApp to file its response in connection to a petition seeking directions to RBI and NPCI to ensure that data collected on Unified Payment Interfac

Mumbai Court Summons Kangana On Javed Akhtar’s Complaint

Mumbai Court Summons Kangana On Javed Akhtar’s Complaint

A Mumbai Magistrate court has issued notice to Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut in a criminal defamation complaint filed by lyricist Javed Akhtar against Ranaut, for her statements made in an interview

“Demanding Money from Wife Not Harassment”: Justice Ganediwala Acquitted Man Accused of Abetting Wife’s Suicide

“Demanding Money from Wife Not Harassment”: Justice Ganediwala Acquitted Man Accused of Abetting Wife’s Suicide

The queen of controversial judgments, Justice Pushpa Virendra Ganediwala observed that demanding money from the wife is a vague term and cannot be considered as harassment under Section 498A of the In

UP Police Issued Notice to 220 Tractor Owners over Illegal Mining, Refuted Claims to Suppress Farmers’ Protest

UP Police Issued Notice to 220 Tractor Owners over Illegal Mining, Refuted Claims to Suppress Farmers’ Protest

Uttar Pradesh police have issued notices to 220 tractor owners. The move of the UP Police prompted Senior SP leader Ram Govind Chaudhary to allege that the move aimed at threatening the farmers. Howev

Wife Entitled to Family Pension Even If She Murders Her Husband: Punjab & Haryana High Court

Wife Entitled to Family Pension Even If She Murders Her Husband: Punjab & Haryana High Court

Punjab and Haryana High Court ruled that a wife is entitled to family pension even after she has been convicted of murdering her husband. The court set aside the Haryana government order. “Nobod

Delhi HC Dismissed Additional Judge’s Plea against His Termination Over Sexual Harassment Charges

Delhi HC Dismissed Additional Judge’s Plea against His Termination Over Sexual Harassment Charges

Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed a plea filed by a judicial officer who was removed from the service under the charges of sexual harassment. A female Ahlmad (judicial assistant) had posed sexual h

SC Collegium Withdrew Justice Ganediwala Recommendation over 3 Controversial POCSO Judgments

SC Collegium Withdrew Justice Ganediwala Recommendation over 3 Controversial POCSO Judgments

Giving back-to-back controversial judgments in connection to child sexual offences under POCSO Act has cost a Bombay High Court judge her confirmation. Supreme Court collegium has decided to withdraw

“Impossible for a Single Man to Gag, Denude, and Rape at the Same Time”: Bombay HC Justice Ganediwala in News for Another POCSO Order

“Impossible for a Single Man to Gag, Denude, and Rape at the Same Time”: Bombay HC Justice Ganediwala in News for Another POCSO Order

In the series of controversial judgments, Bombay High Court judge Pushpa Ganediwala has acquitted another rape accused under POCSO Act. The court observed that it is “highly impossible for a sin

“Mere Recovery of Tainted Money Not Enough for Illegal Gratification Conviction”: Bombay HC Quashed Peon Conviction in Rs 300 Bribery Case

“Mere Recovery of Tainted Money Not Enough for Illegal Gratification Conviction”: Bombay HC Quashed Peon Conviction in Rs 300 Bribery Case

Bombay High Court quashed the conviction of a peon by Thane Court in a Rs 300 bribery case. The court observed that mere recovery of tainted money is not sufficient for graft conviction. Single judge

‘Jokes Need No Defence’ – Kunal Kamra’s Response to Contempt Notice By SC

‘Jokes Need No Defence’ – Kunal Kamra’s Response to Contempt Notice By SC

Comedian Kunal Kamra has on Thursday filed a counter-affidavit before the Supreme Court, stating that his tweets were not published with the intention of insulting the Court but to draw its attention

Man Jailed for 1,050 Years for Raping Stepdaughter 105 Times

Man Jailed for 1,050 Years for Raping Stepdaughter 105 Times

A Session Court in Malaysia sentenced a man to 1,050 years in jail for raping his 12-year old stepdaughter 105 times during a period of two years. The court also ordered 24 strokes of cane to the conv

Adani Defamation Case: Gujarat HC Suspends Non-Bailable Warrant Against Journalist Paranjoy Guha Thakurta

Adani Defamation Case: Gujarat HC Suspends Non-Bailable Warrant Against Journalist Paranjoy Guha Thakurta

On 28th January, the Gujarat High Court has suspended the non-bailable warrant of arrest issued by a Magistrate in Kutch, against journalist Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, in connection to a 2017 defamation

Married Woman Living with Another Man an ‘Unholy Alliance’, Punjab and Haryana HC Imposed 25K Cost

Married Woman Living with Another Man an ‘Unholy Alliance’, Punjab and Haryana HC Imposed 25K Cost

Punjab and Haryana High Court dismissed a protection plea filed by a married woman who is residing with another man without divorcing her husband. The court has imposed a cost of Rs 25,000 on the peti

Delhi Police Issued Lookout Notice to 20 Farmer Leaders, Passports To Be Seized

Delhi Police Issued Lookout Notice to 20 Farmer Leaders, Passports To Be Seized

Two days after the Farmers’ Tractor Rally violence, Delhi police has issued a lookout notice against farmer leaders who were named in the multiple FIRs registered in connection to the clashes th

‘No Case Is Made Out for Grant of Bail’; Madhya Pradesh HC Rejects Munawar Faruqui’s Bail Plea

‘No Case Is Made Out for Grant of Bail’; Madhya Pradesh HC Rejects Munawar Faruqui’s Bail Plea

On Thursday, the Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court dismissed the bail applications filed by stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui and co-accused Nalin Yadav, who have been reportedly arrested for

SC Stays Yediyurappa’s Arrest in Land De-notification Case

SC Stays Yediyurappa’s Arrest in Land De-notification Case

The Supreme Court on Wednesday, gave relief to Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa from arrest, in a corruption case concerning the 2011 de-notification of a housing project proposal for middle-

Opening Pant’s Zip and Holding Hands of Minor Girl Not ‘Sexual Assault’ under POCSO Act: Bombay High Court

Opening Pant’s Zip and Holding Hands of Minor Girl Not ‘Sexual Assault’ under POCSO Act: Bombay High Court

In another shocking judgment, the Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court ruled that the act of holding hands of a minor girl and opening pant’s zip will not come under the definition of sexual assaul

Kerala HC Issued Notice against Virat Kohli and Other Ambassadors for Promoting Online Rummy

Kerala HC Issued Notice against Virat Kohli and Other Ambassadors for Promoting Online Rummy

Kerala High Court on Wednesday issued notice against the Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli, actors Tamannaah Bhatia and Aju Varghese for promoting online rummy. It is alleged that these brand am

SC Refuses to Grant Protection to the Makers of ‘Tandav’

SC Refuses to Grant Protection to the Makers of ‘Tandav’

The Supreme Court has today refused to grant protection from coercive action against the director and producers of the Amazon web series ‘Tandav’. The bench comprising of Justices Ashok Bhushan, R

SC Stays Bombay High Court Order Stating “Skin-to-Skin Contact Necessary to Constitute Sexual Assault” under POCSO Act

SC Stays Bombay High Court Order Stating “Skin-to-Skin Contact Necessary to Constitute Sexual Assault” under POCSO Act

Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the judgment passed by Bombay High Court dated January 19 which ruled that pressing the breast of 12 year old child without removing her top will not fall within the

CBI Court Issues Arrest Warrant against Absconding TMC Leader Vinay Mishra: Cow Smuggling Racket Case

CBI Court Issues Arrest Warrant against Absconding TMC Leader Vinay Mishra: Cow Smuggling Racket Case

A special CBI court on Wednesday has issued an arrest warrant against the absconding Trinamool Youth Congress leader Vinay Mishra in connection to his alleged involvement in the cross-border cow smugg

Farmers’ Tractor Rally Violence: Over 300 Policemen Injured, Delhi Police Registered 22 FIRs

Farmers’ Tractor Rally Violence: Over 300 Policemen Injured, Delhi Police Registered 22 FIRs

This time, Republic Day was a little different and came with a lot of unexpected incidents. Everyone’s eye was on the pre-scheduled tractor parade of January 26, 2021, which was proposed by the

Pressing a Child’s Breasts Without Disrobing, Not ‘Sexual Assault’ under POCSO Act – Bombay High Court

Pressing a Child’s Breasts Without Disrobing, Not ‘Sexual Assault’ under POCSO Act – Bombay High Court

In a bizarre observation, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court held that groping a child’s breasts without ‘skin-to-skin contact’, would not amount to the grave offense of ‘sexual assault

Delhi Court Convicts AAP Leader Somnath Bharti in AIIMS Security Staff Assault Case

Delhi Court Convicts AAP Leader Somnath Bharti in AIIMS Security Staff Assault Case

A local court in Delhi has convicted Aam Aadmi Party leader Somnath Bharti under rioting, damaging public property and obstructing a public servant from discharging his duty in connection to the AIIMS

Varavara Rao’s Medical Report is a ‘Complete Eyewash’, Submits Indira Jaising

Varavara Rao’s Medical Report is a ‘Complete Eyewash’, Submits Indira Jaising

The Maharashtra State government has on Thursday informed the Bombay High Court that the state is willing to shift the 81-year-old Telugu poet Varavara Rao to the prison ward of JJ Hospital, instead o

Madras High Court Fined Medical Students under Animal Cruelty

Madras High Court Fined Medical Students under Animal Cruelty

Madras High Court on Thursday fined the two medical students who in 2016 had thrown a five-year-old stray dog off the terrace of their home in Kundrathur. Both the accused are now practicing doctors.

Gujarat HC Orders Immediate Release of Arrested Interfaith Couple; Says ‘Facts Are Quite Glaring and Also Shocking’

Gujarat HC Orders Immediate Release of Arrested Interfaith Couple; Says ‘Facts Are Quite Glaring and Also Shocking’

On Tuesday, the Gujarat High Court ordered for an immediate release of an interfaith couple, who were arrested on account of their inter-religious marriage The bench comprising of Justices Sonia Gokan

What Heavens are Going to Fall If Interim Protection Extended: Bombay High Court to ED

What Heavens are Going to Fall If Interim Protection Extended: Bombay High Court to ED

While hearing the interim protection request of NCP leader Eknath Khadse, Bombay High Court asked the Enforcement Directorate that what heaven are going to fall if the interim protection from any coer

Lawyer Urges Bombay HC Not to Send Varavara Rao Back to Taloja Jail

Lawyer Urges Bombay HC Not to Send Varavara Rao Back to Taloja Jail

Senior Advocate Anand Grover representing the Telugu Poet, Varavara Rao has on Tuesday, urged the Bombay High Court to grant bail to Rao on medical grounds, while citing that the Taloja Jail Hospital

If TV Channel Has Evidence, Inform the Investigator – Bombay HC rebukes Republic TV, Times Now

If TV Channel Has Evidence, Inform the Investigator – Bombay HC rebukes Republic TV, Times Now

While considering the menace of ‘media trials’, the Bombay High Court has observed that ‘if a TV Channel or a Newsagency has any incriminating material/ evidence against any person in connection

Seized Pistol Turned to be a Cigarette Lighter, Mumbai Court Granted Bail to Murder Accused

Seized Pistol Turned to be a Cigarette Lighter, Mumbai Court Granted Bail to Murder Accused

After discovering that the seized pistol was actually a cigarette lighter, a Mumbai Session Court granted bail to a 30-year old man detained under the charges of attempt to murder. The man was arreste

Truck Ran Over Sleeping Labourers in Surat, 15 Killed

Truck Ran Over Sleeping Labourers in Surat, 15 Killed

In the horrific tragedy of Gujarat’s Surat, 15 people have been reported dead and three are injured after a truck ran over them while they were sleeping on the footpath. The incident took place

Cardiogenic Shock Reason Behind Death of Moradabad Ward Boy, Not “Covaxin”: Health Ministry

Cardiogenic Shock Reason Behind Death of Moradabad Ward Boy, Not “Covaxin”: Health Ministry

The post mortem report of 46 year old Mahipal Singh who died on Sunday evening and had received Coronavirus vaccine shot on Saturday reveals that the death is unrelated to vaccination. It was reported

Multiple FIRs Seeking Removal of Web Series “Tandav”, I&B Ministry Summoned Amazon Prime

Multiple FIRs Seeking Removal of Web Series “Tandav”, I&B Ministry Summoned Amazon Prime

In the series of complaints seeking removal of Saif Ali Khan starrer web series “Tandav” from Amazon Prime, BJP leader Kapil Mishra has also sent a legal notice to the OTT platform allegin

Arnab Chat Gate Controversy: NSUI Files Complaint against Arnab Goswami over Released Whatsapp Chats

Arnab Chat Gate Controversy: NSUI Files Complaint against Arnab Goswami over Released Whatsapp Chats

Raising concerns on national security, the National Student Union of India (NSUI), the youth wing of Congress has filed a complaint against Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami in connection to t

Former NDTV Anchor Nidhi Razdan Fell Prey to Phishing Attack after Fake Harvard Job Offer

Former NDTV Anchor Nidhi Razdan Fell Prey to Phishing Attack after Fake Harvard Job Offer

Nidhi Razdan who had quit her job as the TV anchor after 21 years with the news channel NDTV, revealed that she has been a victim of a sophisticated & well-coordinated phishing attack as the job o

CBI Booked 4 of Its Officials Allegedly for Taking Bribes from Bank Fraud Accused

CBI Booked 4 of Its Officials Allegedly for Taking Bribes from Bank Fraud Accused

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has raided its own headquarters at the CGO complex and booked four of its officials over allegedly taking bribes from the people who are accused in bank fraud

15-Year Old Deaf, Mute Girl Gangraped in Bihar, Eyes Damaged

15-Year Old Deaf, Mute Girl Gangraped in Bihar, Eyes Damaged

A 15 year old girl has been allegedly gangraped by three in Madhubani district of Bihar. The victim was deaf and mute since her birth. Her eyes are damaged by the perpetrators with a sharp edged objec

Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde Refutes Rape Allegations; Calls it an Attempt to Blackmail Him

Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde Refutes Rape Allegations; Calls it an Attempt to Blackmail Him

On Tuesday, Maharashtra Social Justice Minister Dhananjay Munde rejected the rape allegations made against him by a playback singer. According to the sources, the 37-year-old complainant, an aspiring

Supreme Court Grants Bail to Bengali Film Producer Srikant Mohta Accused in Rose Valley Default Case

Supreme Court Grants Bail to Bengali Film Producer Srikant Mohta Accused in Rose Valley Default Case

On Monday, the Supreme Court has granted bail to the Bengali film producer Srikant Mohta, who was arrested by the CBI in January 2019, in connection with a Rose Valley default case. The bench headed b

“Yogi’s Death is Certain”; AAP Leader Somnath Bharti Arrested over Objectionable Remarks after An Ink Attack

“Yogi’s Death is Certain”; AAP Leader Somnath Bharti Arrested over Objectionable Remarks after An Ink Attack

Aam Aadmi Party leader and Delhi legislator Somnath Bharti has been arrested and sent to judicial custody for 14 days for allegedly making objectionable remarks against the Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministe

Former HC Judge CS Karnan Withdraws Bail Plea before Madras High Court

Former HC Judge CS Karnan Withdraws Bail Plea before Madras High Court

Former High Court Judge CS Karnan has withdrawn his bail petition in connection to the cases registered against him for allegedly making derogatory remarks against women and the judiciary in a video w

Complaint Filed against Man for Waving Indian Flag during Violent Protests at US Capitol

Complaint Filed against Man for Waving Indian Flag during Violent Protests at US Capitol

On Saturday, a complaint has been filed in Kaliganj police station of Delhi against an Indian origin resident of Virginia, Vincent Xavier for waving the Indian flag during the violent protests by the

Mahinder Kaur, Misidentified as “Shaheen Bagh Dadi”, Files Defamation Complaint against Kangana Ranaut

Mahinder Kaur, Misidentified as “Shaheen Bagh Dadi”, Files Defamation Complaint against Kangana Ranaut

Days after Kangana Ranaut was slammed over Twitter for misidentifying an aged woman from Punjab as a protestor in Shaheen Bagh protests and passing some ingenuine remarks, the woman from Punjab, Mahin

50-Year Old Widow Gangraped by Three Youngsters in Jharkhand, Steel Glass Inserted in Private Parts

50-Year Old Widow Gangraped by Three Youngsters in Jharkhand, Steel Glass Inserted in Private Parts

Another inhumane gangrape in the country! A 50-year old widow woman in Chatra district of Jharkhand was allegedly gang-raped by three youths. A steel glass was inserted in her private parts as per the

26/11 Attack Mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi Sentenced to 15 Years in Jail

26/11 Attack Mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi Sentenced to 15 Years in Jail

A Pakistani anti-terror court in Lahore has sentenced Lashkar-e-Taiba commander and 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind, Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi to 15 years of imprisonment under the charges of terror financi

SC Asks Centre to Decide on Balwant Singh Rajoana’s Mercy Plea by January 26

SC Asks Centre to Decide on Balwant Singh Rajoana’s Mercy Plea by January 26

On Friday, the Supreme Court asked the Central Government to decide by January 26, Balwant Singh Rajoana’s plea for commutating the death penalty awarded to him in the former Punjab Chief Minister B

Delhi HC Issues Notice to Twitter, YouTube, Facebook for Disclosing Rape Victim Identity

Delhi HC Issues Notice to Twitter, YouTube, Facebook for Disclosing Rape Victim Identity

While hearing a public interest litigation, Delhi High Court has issued notice to social media platforms including Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook for disclosing the identity of victims of sexual offen

Non-Compliance to Judicial Order Doesn’t Amount to Contempt of Court : Punjab and Haryana HC

Non-Compliance to Judicial Order Doesn’t Amount to Contempt of Court : Punjab and Haryana HC

Punjab and Haryana High Court has held that an implementing party cannot be subject to contempt of court in case of non-compliance to judicial order if there is any practical difficulty. The High Cour

Priest Satya Narayan, The Main Accused in Horrific Badaun Gang Rape-Murder Case Nabbed

Priest Satya Narayan, The Main Accused in Horrific Badaun Gang Rape-Murder Case Nabbed

Uttar Pradesh police have finally nabbed the main accused in the brutal gang-rape and murder of a middle-aged woman in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh. Priest Satya Narayan was absconding right from the day of

Trinamool Congress Leader Mahua Moitra Urges Delhi HC to Stay Proceedings in Defamation Case

Trinamool Congress Leader Mahua Moitra Urges Delhi HC to Stay Proceedings in Defamation Case

Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra has urged the Delhi High Court to stay the legal proceedings against her in the trial court in connection to the defamation case filed by Zee News and its editor-in-

Mukul Rohatgi Refuses to Appear for Malegaon Accused Lt Colonel Purohit After Relatives of Victims Raise Objections

Mukul Rohatgi Refuses to Appear for Malegaon Accused Lt Colonel Purohit After Relatives of Victims Raise Objections

On Wednesday, following an objection raised by the relatives of victims in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case, Senior Advocate Mukul Rohatgi did not appear for accused Lt Colonel Prasad Purohit before the

Conception that Homemakers Don’t Add Economic Value to Household is Problematic, Needs To be Overcome — SC

Conception that Homemakers Don’t Add Economic Value to Household is Problematic, Needs To be Overcome — SC

Supreme Court while hearing a MACT matter observed that the conception that housewives do not work or do not add value to the household is problematic and needs to be overcome. The bench raised the co

Advertisers, TV Channels, Actors Liable to Face Legal Action for Airing Religious Ads That Promote Superstition

Advertisers, TV Channels, Actors Liable to Face Legal Action for Airing Religious Ads That Promote Superstition

Aurangabad bench of the Bombay high court on Tuesday ruled that television channels who telecast religious advertisements to promote superstition shall be liable to face legal action. The bench has di

Another Nirbhaya Seeks Justice: Rod Inserted in Private Parts, Lungs Punctured, Ribs Broken, Middle-Aged Women Gang-Raped in UP’s Badaun

Another Nirbhaya Seeks Justice: Rod Inserted in Private Parts, Lungs Punctured, Ribs Broken, Middle-Aged Women Gang-Raped in UP’s Badaun

When Will This Come to An End??? By the time we were just recovering from the Nirbhaya loss, here we lost another one. In a completely haunting incident of Badaun, Uttar Pradesh, a middle-aged woman w

5 Booked for Setting Ablaze Muslim Man’s House Allegedly over Converting to Hinduism

5 Booked for Setting Ablaze Muslim Man’s House Allegedly over Converting to Hinduism

Uttar Pradesh’s Rae Bareli police have booked five people including village pradhans allegedly for torching the house of a Muslim man who underwent a religious conversion in September last year and

Names of Absconding Accused Can be Published Over Social Media – Punjab and Haryana High Court

Names of Absconding Accused Can be Published Over Social Media – Punjab and Haryana High Court

Earlier in December 2020, the Punjab and Haryana High Court noted that there is no harm in publishing names of persons declared as absconding accused on social media. The bench headed by Justice Amol

Absconding Contractor Ajay Tyagi Arrested in Ghaziabad Crematorium Roof Collapse Case

Absconding Contractor Ajay Tyagi Arrested in Ghaziabad Crematorium Roof Collapse Case

Ghaziabad police have arrested the main accused in the crematorium roof collapse case in Muradnagar, Uttar Pradesh. Three people had already been arrested in connection to the mishappening. The police

SC Asks Centre to Withdraw or Amend 2017 PCA Rules on Confiscating Animals during Trial

SC Asks Centre to Withdraw or Amend 2017 PCA Rules on Confiscating Animals during Trial

Supreme Court on Monday has asked the Centre government to either withdraw or amend the rules notified in 2017 in connection to confiscating the animals of traders or transporters during the pendency

Proving Income Tax Probe Rumours False, Diljit Dosanjh Shares ‘Platinum Certificate’ on Twitter

Proving Income Tax Probe Rumours False, Diljit Dosanjh Shares ‘Platinum Certificate’ on Twitter

Dismissing all the rumours regarding the Income Tax probe, Punjabi singer and actor Diljit Dosanjh tweeted the ‘letter of appreciation’ issued by the Ministry of Finance for his contributi

Underworld Don Chota Rajan, 3 Others Sentenced to 2 Years Jail Term in Extortion Case

Underworld Don Chota Rajan, 3 Others Sentenced to 2 Years Jail Term in Extortion Case

A Mumbai Sessions Court on Monday, has sentenced underworld don Chota Rajan and three aides to two years of imprisonment in connection to an extortion case. He was accused of threatening a builder to

Former Gujarat IPS Officer Sanjiv Bhatt Moves SC Against Refusal to Suspend Life Sentence

Former Gujarat IPS Officer Sanjiv Bhatt Moves SC Against Refusal to Suspend Life Sentence

The former Indian Police Service officer of the Gujarat-cadre, Sanjiv Bhatt has approached the Supreme Court, challenging the Gujarat High Court’s order, which had declined to suspend his life s

Cop Says No Videos of Munawar Faruqi Insulting Hindu Deities; Comedian Arrested for ‘Indecent Remarks’ against Hindu Deities, Amit Shah

Cop Says No Videos of Munawar Faruqi Insulting Hindu Deities; Comedian Arrested for ‘Indecent Remarks’ against Hindu Deities, Amit Shah

Several people including comedians Varun Grover, Vir Das, and Rohan Joshi have criticized the arrest of stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqi during his show at a cafe in 56 Dukan area in Indore and stood

Minor Girl Illegally Married to 57-Year Old Man in Hyderabad, 6 Arrested

Minor Girl Illegally Married to 57-Year Old Man in Hyderabad, 6 Arrested

Six people have been arrested in Hyderabad who were involved in illegally marrying a 16-year old girl to a 57-year old man for the sake of money. The arrest was made on Thursday. The 57-year old man i

AP High Court Rebukes Andhra CM Jaganmohan Reddy; Says High Court, Supreme Court Under Attack by Persons in Power

AP High Court Rebukes Andhra CM Jaganmohan Reddy; Says High Court, Supreme Court Under Attack by Persons in Power

Justice Rakesh Kumar of the Andhra Pradesh High Court has made certain scathing observations against the Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy and his government. The observations were made against the pro

Over 100 Former IAS Officers Demands Withdrawal of “Government’s Illegal and Atrocious” Love Jihad Ordinance

Over 100 Former IAS Officers Demands Withdrawal of “Government’s Illegal and Atrocious” Love Jihad Ordinance

More than 100 former bureaucrats have written a letter to the Yogi Adityanath led Uttar Pradesh government to withdraw the “illegal and atrocious” anti-conversion law, a law supposedly aim

Double Death Sentence Awarded to Man for Raping, Murdering A 7-Year Old Dalit Girl in Tamil Nadu

Double Death Sentence Awarded to Man for Raping, Murdering A 7-Year Old Dalit Girl in Tamil Nadu

A Mahila court in Pudukkottai district of Tamil Nadu awarded the double death penalty to a 25-year-old man for raping and murdering a 7-year-old Dalit girl last year. The whole trial process was compl

Allahabad HC Orders Inquiry by Chief Judicial Magistrate into the Assault on Lawyer in Etah

Allahabad HC Orders Inquiry by Chief Judicial Magistrate into the Assault on Lawyer in Etah

On Tuesday, the Allahabad High Court directed the Chief Judicial Magistrate of Etah to conduct an inquiry into the incident of assault of a lawyer by the Uttar Pradesh police and to submit a report re

Air Hostess Accused Tinder Match of Rape, Assault in Pune

Air Hostess Accused Tinder Match of Rape, Assault in Pune

A 26-year-old woman has alleged a man of rape and assault whom she met on the online dating app Tinder. A criminal complaint has been filed against the man in Wakad police station. The man identified

Arnab Goswami Bribed BARC Officials to Manipulate Republic TV’s TRP: Mumbai Police

Arnab Goswami Bribed BARC Officials to Manipulate Republic TV’s TRP: Mumbai Police

Mumbai police has submitted a remand note to a magistrate court in Mumbai seeking further custody of the former CEO Partho Dasgupta and alleged that journalist Arnab Goswami bribed lakhs of rupees to

BCI Demands Strict Action against UP Police over Brutal Attack on Etah Advocate and Family

BCI Demands Strict Action against UP Police over Brutal Attack on Etah Advocate and Family

Bar Council of India has written a letter to the Chief Justice of India and Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court seeking strict action against the police guilty in the brutal attack on an Etah advoca

Two Acquitted After ‘Murdered’ Daughter-in-law Found Alive in Bihar’s Chapra District

Two Acquitted After ‘Murdered’ Daughter-in-law Found Alive in Bihar’s Chapra District

A Civil Court in Bihar’s Chapra district has acquitted two persons who were reportedly convicted for murdering a woman after the police found the murdered victim alive. As per reports, in May 2019 a

UP Police Drops Sedition Charges against Students Booked over “Azadi” Slogans

UP Police Drops Sedition Charges against Students Booked over “Azadi” Slogans

Uttar Pradesh police on Monday has dropped the sedition charges against the six students of Ayodhya’s KS Saket Degree College who were booked on December 23 allegedly over raising anti-national

Inadvertent Physical Touch to Express Love without Sexual Intent Not Assault Under POCSO Act — Bombay High Court

Inadvertent Physical Touch to Express Love without Sexual Intent Not Assault Under POCSO Act — Bombay High Court

Bombay High Court recently held that merely holding or touching the hand of a minor to express love without any sexual intent does not amount to an offence under the Protection of Children from Sexual

Lawyer Committed Suicide at Tikri Border, Suicide Note Urges PM Modi to Listen to Farmers

Lawyer Committed Suicide at Tikri Border, Suicide Note Urges PM Modi to Listen to Farmers

Marking one more loss during the ongoing farmers’ protests, a lawyer from Punjab’s Jalalabad committed suicide on Sunday by consuming poison near the farmers protesting site at Tikri borde

Madras HC Initiates Contempt Proceedings against Female Lawyer

Madras HC Initiates Contempt Proceedings against Female Lawyer

Madras High Court has initiated suo motu contempt proceedings against a female lawyer under the charges of misleading the police about an eviction order by the High Court and an attempt to stall the e

Karnataka HC Directs Cop to Clean Road for One Week After Failing to Register An FIR

Karnataka HC Directs Cop to Clean Road for One Week After Failing to Register An FIR

The Kalaburagi bench of Karnataka High Court has directed a Station House Officer (SHO) of Bazaar Police Station to clean the road outside the police station for one week as a community service after

Women in Jail Indulge in Vulgar Acts, Ishrat Jahan Alleges Physical and Mental Abuse by Jail Inmates

Women in Jail Indulge in Vulgar Acts, Ishrat Jahan Alleges Physical and Mental Abuse by Jail Inmates

Congress Councillor Ishrat Jahan who was booked under UAPA informed the court that her life is at stake if any immediate preventive measures were not taken. She alleges that she was beaten badly and i

Karnataka HC Refuses to Quash 2015 Corruption Case Against Yeddyurappa

Karnataka HC Refuses to Quash 2015 Corruption Case Against Yeddyurappa

On Tuesday, the Karnataka High Court refused to quash a criminal complaint registered against Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa under the Prevention of Corruption Act. Yeddyurappa was accused of de-notif

28 Years Later, Both Accused in Sister Abhaya Murder Case Found Guilty

28 Years Later, Both Accused in Sister Abhaya Murder Case Found Guilty

A Kerala court has pronounced the guilty verdict on Monday in a 28-year-old murder case of Sister Abhaya. A Special CBI Court Judge K Sanal Kumar in Thiruvananthapuram has found father Thomas Kottoor

Suresh Raina, Guru Randhawa, 32 Others Booked in A Nightclub Raid; Badshah Allegedly Managed to Escape

Suresh Raina, Guru Randhawa, 32 Others Booked in A Nightclub Raid; Badshah Allegedly Managed to Escape

In a raid conducted in Dragonfly club situated in Hotel JW Marriot in Andheri at around 2.30 am on Tuesday, Mumbai Police has booked 34 people under relevant sections of Indian Penal Code, Bombay Poli

“With 20K Twitter Followers, Sunaina Holey Could be Considered a Social Media Influencer”: Maharashtra Govt to Bombay HC

“With 20K Twitter Followers, Sunaina Holey Could be Considered a Social Media Influencer”: Maharashtra Govt to Bombay HC

During the hearing of a criminal case against a Navi Mumbai resident Sunaina Holey, the Maharashtra government submitted that Holey has over 20,000 followers on Twitter and could be considered as a &#

CBI Files Charge Sheet in Hathras Rape case; says Accused ‘Frustrated’ After Victim Rebuffed

CBI Files Charge Sheet in Hathras Rape case; says Accused ‘Frustrated’ After Victim Rebuffed

The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a charge sheet in the case of gangrape and murder of a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Hathras. Reportedly, the victim was allegedly gang-raped by four men aft

Karnataka HC Stays State Government Order to Drop 61 Criminal Cases against BJP Ministers, MLAs

Karnataka HC Stays State Government Order to Drop 61 Criminal Cases against BJP Ministers, MLAs

Karnataka High Court on Monday stayed the state government order dated August 31, 2020 in which it has granted the permission to drop the criminal prosecution in 61 cases against elected representativ

PIL in SC Seeking Establishment of Special Anti-Corruption Courts in Every District

PIL in SC Seeking Establishment of Special Anti-Corruption Courts in Every District

A public interest litigation (PIL) has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking directions to establish special anti-corruption courts in every district to resolve and decide the cases related to diffe

Allahabad High Court Orders Release of a Man Kept in Illegal Confinement For 8-Months as His ‘Middle Name’ Was Missing from the Bail Order

Allahabad High Court Orders Release of a Man Kept in Illegal Confinement For 8-Months as His ‘Middle Name’ Was Missing from the Bail Order

The Allahabad High Court has recently criticized the superintendent of Siddharth Nagar district jail for keeping a man in illegal confinement for eight months because his middle name ‘Kumar’ was m

Defamation Case by Vivek Doval against Jairam Ramesh Closed, Proceedings against Caravan Magazine Still Continues

Defamation Case by Vivek Doval against Jairam Ramesh Closed, Proceedings against Caravan Magazine Still Continues

Following an apology from the Congress leader Jairam Ramesh to Vivek Doval, a Delhi court has closed the criminal defamation case against the Congress leader. Defamation proceedings against the Carava

Supreme Court Initiates Contempt Proceedings Against Kunal Kamra And Rachita Taneja

Supreme Court Initiates Contempt Proceedings Against Kunal Kamra And Rachita Taneja

On Friday, the Supreme Court initiated contempt proceedings against stand-up comedian Kunal Kamra and cartoonist Rachita Taneja for scandalizing the top court and the highest judiciary with their dero

4 Arrested for Putting PM Modi’s Varanasi Office Up for Sale on OLX

4 Arrested for Putting PM Modi’s Varanasi Office Up for Sale on OLX

In a bizarre incident, four people have been arrested for putting Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Varanasi office up for sale through an online advertisement on OLX. He put it on sale for Rs 7.5

CBI Files Charge Sheet in Hathras Rape and Murder Case

CBI Files Charge Sheet in Hathras Rape and Murder Case

Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a chargesheet in the most inhumane incident, Hathras rape and murder case. The victim was brutally raped by four accused. She was strangulated, had broken her

Chandra Babu, Who Fought 15 Year Legal Battle to Let Shahabuddin Land in Tihar Jail, Died at 82

Chandra Babu, Who Fought 15 Year Legal Battle to Let Shahabuddin Land in Tihar Jail, Died at 82

We lost a true fighter! Chandeshwar Prasad alias Chanda Babu from Siwan, Bihar passed away on Wednesday evening. He was ill for the past few months and died due to cardiac arrest. Two of his sons were

Ex-COO of BARC Romil Ramgarhia Booked in TRP Rigging Scam

Ex-COO of BARC Romil Ramgarhia Booked in TRP Rigging Scam

Mumbai police on Thursday arrested the former Chief Operating Officer of the rating agency Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC), Romil Ramgarhia in connection to the Television Rating Points (TR

“Sex on Pretext of Marriage is Not Always Rape”: Delhi High Court

“Sex on Pretext of Marriage is Not Always Rape”: Delhi High Court

Delhi High Court on Thursday acquits a rape accused and observed that sex on the pretext of marriage doesn’t constitute rape always if the woman continues to have a consensual intimate relations

“Unable to See Farmers’ Struggles”, Sikh Priest Shot Himself at Singhu Border

“Unable to See Farmers’ Struggles”, Sikh Priest Shot Himself at Singhu Border

Unable to see the plight of protesting farmers at the Singhu border, a Sikh priest from Haryana shot himself on Wednesday. Leaving behind a suicide note, he mentioned the reason that he cannot see the

“Was Given Injections to Cause Miscarriage”, Reveals 22-Year Old Woman Held under UP’s Anti-Love Jihad Law

“Was Given Injections to Cause Miscarriage”, Reveals 22-Year Old Woman Held under UP’s Anti-Love Jihad Law

A 22-year old woman from Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh has made some shocking revelations that she suffered a miscarriage due to medical negligence. She and her husband were held under the recently introdu

NCB Summons Arjun Rampal in Bollywood Drug Nexus Case

NCB Summons Arjun Rampal in Bollywood Drug Nexus Case

Narcotics Control Bureau has summoned Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal in connection to the probe against Bollywood drug nexus. The actor has been asked to appear before NCB for questioning on December 16

Man Lost Wife in Gambling, Let Friends Rape Her, and Pours Acid to Purify

Man Lost Wife in Gambling, Let Friends Rape Her, and Pours Acid to Purify

In a shocking and shameful incident, a man from Bhagalpur district lost her wife in a gambling bet. He also let his friends rape her and forced her into physical relations with them. His cruelty conti

Kangana vs Hrithik 2016 Imposter Case Transferred to Crime Branch to Probe the Emails

Kangana vs Hrithik 2016 Imposter Case Transferred to Crime Branch to Probe the Emails

No one is unaware of the ugly war between two of the Bollywood superstars, Kangana Ranaut and Hrithik Roshan. Following a letter from Hrithik’s lawyer, the 2016 FIR imposter case against Kangana

FIR Registered against 7,000 People over Violence and ₹ 437.7 Crore Damage at Karnataka iPhone Manufacturing Plant

FIR Registered against 7,000 People over Violence and ₹ 437.7 Crore Damage at Karnataka iPhone Manufacturing Plant

A First Information Report has been filed against 7,000 people in connection to the violence and vandalism that happened at the iPhone manufacturing plant in Karnataka, Wistron Private Limited in Kola

Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani Sent to Judicial Remand till December 15 over Alleged TRP Manipulation Scam

Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani Sent to Judicial Remand till December 15 over Alleged TRP Manipulation Scam

Mumbai police on Sunday has arrested Republic TV Chief Executive Officer Vikas Khanchandani in connection to the alleged TRP manipulation scam case. SB Bhajipale, Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistr

Iranian Teen Sentenced to 10 Years of Imprisonment for Posting Pictures Morphed as Zombie Version of Angeline Jolie

Iranian Teen Sentenced to 10 Years of Imprisonment for Posting Pictures Morphed as Zombie Version of Angeline Jolie

A 19-year old Iranian girl has been sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment for sharing some distorted pictures on her Instagram handle. She had gained over 486,000 followers on Instagram after sharing

“Sorry Bharat Mata”: 17-Year Old Indian Army Aspirant Committed Suicide After Being Harassed by 3 Men

“Sorry Bharat Mata”: 17-Year Old Indian Army Aspirant Committed Suicide After Being Harassed by 3 Men

A 17-year old girl from Pandharpur, Maharashtra ended her life on December 7 after being harassed by three men. The deceased was an Indian army aspirant and apologized to the nation in the suicide not

“It Can be an Agni Pariksha for CBI”: Madras HC Ordered Probe Over Missing 100 Kg Gold from CBI Custody

“It Can be an Agni Pariksha for CBI”: Madras HC Ordered Probe Over Missing 100 Kg Gold from CBI Custody

Madras High Court has directed the CB-CID to probe the matter related to the missing 100 kg gold which was in the custody of Central Bureau of Investigation. The seized yellow metal quantity was 400.4

UP Police Stop Wedding Amid ‘Love Jihad’ Rumour; Muslim Couple Kept Overnight at Police Station

UP Police Stop Wedding Amid ‘Love Jihad’ Rumour; Muslim Couple Kept Overnight at Police Station

In a recent instance of Uttar Pradesh’s controversial new anti-conversion law, the state police has on Tuesday interrupted and stopped a Muslim couple from getting married, based on rumors of ‘lov

Kota’s JK Lon Hospital again Facing Heat for 9 Infant Deaths within 24 Hours, Kin Alleges Medical Negligence

Kota’s JK Lon Hospital again Facing Heat for 9 Infant Deaths within 24 Hours, Kin Alleges Medical Negligence

J K Lon Hospital in Kota is again hitting the headlines over alleged medical negligence and multiple infant deaths. Nine infants have died within 24 hours in the state-run hospital. Among the nine dec

Karnataka HC Issues Directions Over Implementation of Manual Scavengers Act; Terms Manual Scavenging As ‘Most Inhuman’

Karnataka HC Issues Directions Over Implementation of Manual Scavengers Act; Terms Manual Scavenging As ‘Most Inhuman’

On Wednesday, the Karnataka High Court issued a slew of directions to ensure the proper implementation of the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013 (Manual

NIA Filed Chargesheet against 16 Foreign-Based Khalistanis in Referendum 2020 Case

NIA Filed Chargesheet against 16 Foreign-Based Khalistanis in Referendum 2020 Case

National Investigation Agency on Wednesday has filed a chargesheet against sixteen foreign-based Khalistanis in the Referendum 2020 (Sikhs For Justice) case under various relevant sections of the Indi

Mother of Five Allegedly Gang Raped by 17 Men in Jharkhand

Mother of Five Allegedly Gang Raped by 17 Men in Jharkhand

In yet another spine chilling incident, a 35-year-old woman, a mother of five children, was allegedly gang-raped by 17 men in Dumka district of Jharkhand, as her husband was held hostage on Tuesday ni

CJI SA Bobde’s Mother Duped of Rs 2.5 Crore, Accused Arrested

CJI SA Bobde’s Mother Duped of Rs 2.5 Crore, Accused Arrested

Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde’s mother was duped to the tune of Rs 2.5 crore by a caretaker of one of their properties. The accused has been arrested and sent to judicial custody ti

“Unfortunate that People Claiming to be Advocates Act Like Paid Hooligans to Grab Land Properties”: Madras High Court

“Unfortunate that People Claiming to be Advocates Act Like Paid Hooligans to Grab Land Properties”: Madras High Court

Taking a serious view of increasing land grabbing cases in the state, Madurai bench of Madras High Court expressed its anguish over the people claiming to be advocates, acting like paid hooligans to g

Allahabad HC Seeks Uttar Pradesh Government’s Response on Setting Up Special Human Trafficking Courts

Allahabad HC Seeks Uttar Pradesh Government’s Response on Setting Up Special Human Trafficking Courts

On Monday, the Allahabad High Court asked the UP government’s stand on a plea seeking the establishment of special courts in every district to try cases related to human trafficking allegedly on

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal under House Arrest since His Meeting with Farmers, AAP Alleges

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal under House Arrest since His Meeting with Farmers, AAP Alleges

Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday alleges that the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been placed under house arrest since his meeting with the farmers protesting in the National Capital. However, Delh

“What Kind of Writ Petition is This after 30-35 Years”; SC to 94-Year Old Petitioner Seeking Declaration of 1975’s Emergency ‘Unconstitutional’

“What Kind of Writ Petition is This after 30-35 Years”; SC to 94-Year Old Petitioner Seeking Declaration of 1975’s Emergency ‘Unconstitutional’

Supreme Court on Monday adjourned the hearing of a petition filed by a 94-year old woman seeking directions to declare the proclamation of emergency of 1975 unconstitutional and has also sought Rs 25

Attorney General K K Venugopal Gave Nod for Contempt Proceedings against Cartoonist Rachita Taneja

Attorney General K K Venugopal Gave Nod for Contempt Proceedings against Cartoonist Rachita Taneja

After obtaining the consent from Attorney General K K Venugopal, a law student has filed a plea for initiating criminal contempt proceedings against the famous comic artist Rachita Taneja for her alle

Plea in Supreme Court Seeks Status Report from CBI in Sushant Singh Rajput’s Death Case

Plea in Supreme Court Seeks Status Report from CBI in Sushant Singh Rajput’s Death Case

A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking directions for the CBI probe into the mysterious death case of Sushant Singh Rajput to be completed within two months while citing that the agency ha

SC Refuses to Quash FIRs Against Journalist Amish Devgan Over His Derogatory Remark Against Sufi Saint

SC Refuses to Quash FIRs Against Journalist Amish Devgan Over His Derogatory Remark Against Sufi Saint

In a major setback for the managing editor and journalist of News18, Amish Devgan, the Supreme Court on Monday refused to quash the criminal action initiated on him over his alleged defamatory stateme

Chandigarh Man Booked before Performing an Interfaith Marriage in Aligarh

Chandigarh Man Booked before Performing an Interfaith Marriage in Aligarh

Counting the second arrest after the Uttar Pradesh government introduced the Anti-Love Jihad Law, a 21-year old man, identified as Sonu Malik, has been arrested outside the court premises of Aligarh.

SC Upholds Conviction of a Man Accused of Raping Mentally-ill Woman

SC Upholds Conviction of a Man Accused of Raping Mentally-ill Woman

On Thursday, the Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a man accused of raping a mentally disabled girl and cited that a person suffering from a mental disorder or mental sickness deserves specia

SC Grants Anticipatory Bail to Former Punjab DGP Sumedh Saini in Multani Murder Case

SC Grants Anticipatory Bail to Former Punjab DGP Sumedh Saini in Multani Murder Case

Supreme Court on Thursday has granted anticipatory bail to the former Director-General of Police (DGP) Sumedh Singh Saini who was arrested in the Balwant Singh Multani’s disappearance case of 19

Andhra Pradesh Assembly Passes AP Gaming Amendment Bill 2020 to Ban Online Gaming

Andhra Pradesh Assembly Passes AP Gaming Amendment Bill 2020 to Ban Online Gaming

Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly has passed the AP Gaming Amendment Bill 2020 by voice vote on Tuesday. The bill aims at banning online gaming following the recent incidents of youngsters committin

Karnataka High Court Bats for Implementation of Witness Protection Scheme in Cases Against Lawmakers

Karnataka High Court Bats for Implementation of Witness Protection Scheme in Cases Against Lawmakers

On Tuesday, the Karnataka High Court directed the State government to instruct all investigating officers in criminal cases against MPs, MLAs, and MLCs to take measures to ensure the protection of wit

TV Actress Filed Rape Complaint against Casting Director Ayush Tiwari

TV Actress Filed Rape Complaint against Casting Director Ayush Tiwari

An Indian Television actress has accused a casting director identified as Ayush Tiwari of raping her. The actress has filed a complaint against the man under Section 376 of the Indian Penal Code in Ve

Freedom of Speech Does Not Entitle a Person to Make Derogatory Remarks/Posts Against Any Community or Gender – Punjab and Haryana HC

Freedom of Speech Does Not Entitle a Person to Make Derogatory Remarks/Posts Against Any Community or Gender – Punjab and Haryana HC

On 26 November, the Punjab and Haryana High Court bench headed by Justice Alka Sarin remarked that the “Freedom of speech does not entitle a person to make derogatory remarks/posts against any commu

Legendary Baba Amte Granddaughter and Renowned Social Worker Sheetal Amte Commits Suicide

Legendary Baba Amte Granddaughter and Renowned Social Worker Sheetal Amte Commits Suicide

A renowned social worker, Leprosy Service Committee’s CEO, and granddaughter of the Magsaway laureate, Murlidhar D. Amte, alias Baba Amte, Sheetal Amte Karajki has allegedly committed suicide at

Gauhati HC Stayed Nagaland Govt’s Order to Ban Dog Meat

Gauhati HC Stayed Nagaland Govt’s Order to Ban Dog Meat

After hearing a petition filed by a licensed dog meat trader, the Kohima bench of Gauhati High Court put a stay on the order issued by the Nagaland government banning dog meat. Nagaland government ha

Serum Institute Recused Vaccine Trial “Covidshield” Participant’s Charges of Neural Breakdown, Files Rs 100 Crore Defamation Suit

Serum Institute Recused Vaccine Trial “Covidshield” Participant’s Charges of Neural Breakdown, Files Rs 100 Crore Defamation Suit

Serum Institute of India has rejected all charges levelled by AstraZeneca-Oxford’s COVID-19 vaccine trial participant that he has some serious side-effects including a neural breakdown and files

Farmer turned Social Media Hero, Navdeep Singh Charged with Attempt to Murder

Farmer turned Social Media Hero, Navdeep Singh Charged with Attempt to Murder

A young protesting farmer, Navdeep Singh who was applauded over social media after a video of him jumping on to police water cannon vehicle to turn it off went viral over the internet, has been charge

UP Governor Promulgates UP Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance 2020

UP Governor Promulgates UP Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance 2020

After the Uttar Pradesh government gave a nod to the law against forceful religious conversions on November 24, Uttar Pradesh governor Anandiben Patel has promulgated the ordinance today. The bill has

Bombay High Court quashes BMC demolition notice to Kangana Ranaut

Bombay High Court quashes BMC demolition notice to Kangana Ranaut

On Friday, the Bombay High Court has quashed and set aside an order by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to demolish actor Kangana Ranaut’s bungalow, and held that she is entitled to comp

“Some Condom, Aphrodisiac Ads Look Like Porn Films”: Madras HC Issued Interim Order against Obscene Advertisement Telecast

“Some Condom, Aphrodisiac Ads Look Like Porn Films”: Madras HC Issued Interim Order against Obscene Advertisement Telecast

Madurai bench of Madras High Court issued an interim order against the sexual advertisements which includes ads of condoms and aphrodisiacs. HC bench stated that some condom ads look like porn films,

“Criminal Law Should Not Become a Tool for Selective Harassment”: SC Extends Arnab Goswami’s Interim Bail for Another 4 Weeks

“Criminal Law Should Not Become a Tool for Selective Harassment”: SC Extends Arnab Goswami’s Interim Bail for Another 4 Weeks

Supreme Court on Friday has extended journalist Arnab Goswami’s interim bail for another four weeks and cited the reasons behind granting the bail in the abetment to suicide case against him. Th

After Battling False Rape Allegations for 7 Years, Chennai Court Granted Rs 15 Lakh Compensation to Innocent Man

After Battling False Rape Allegations for 7 Years, Chennai Court Granted Rs 15 Lakh Compensation to Innocent Man

Chennai Court had set an example for all the women who use their rights and laws as a weapon against men. A man who has fought quite a long battle of 7 years by facing the trials for false rape accusa

Punjab and Haryana High Court Issued Notice to Haryana Govt Over Alleged Illegal Midnight Detention of 200+ Farmers

Punjab and Haryana High Court Issued Notice to Haryana Govt Over Alleged Illegal Midnight Detention of 200+ Farmers

Taking note of the habeas corpus petition against the illegal midnight detention of over 200 farmers from their homes, Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Haryana Governm

“Adult Woman Free to Reside Wherever and with Whoever She Wishes to Reside”: Delhi HC

“Adult Woman Free to Reside Wherever and with Whoever She Wishes to Reside”: Delhi HC

Reiterating a principle laid down by Supreme Court, Delhi High Court has ruled that an adult/major woman is free to reside wherever and with whoever she wishes to reside. The court passed the order wh

NIA Arrests PDP Leader Waheed Ur-Rehman Para in DSP Davinder Singh Case

NIA Arrests PDP Leader Waheed Ur-Rehman Para in DSP Davinder Singh Case

After two days of questioning in the National capital, National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday has arrested PDP youth wing leader Waheed Ur-Rehman Para in connection with the arrest of suspen

Uttar Pradesh Government Approves Ordinance Against ‘Love Jihad’

Uttar Pradesh Government Approves Ordinance Against ‘Love Jihad’

On Tuesday, the Uttar Pradesh cabinet approved a draft ordinance outlawing religious conversions by marriage, coercion, deceit or enticement, and prescribed up to 10 years imprisonment for those found

Use of ‘Gomatha’ for beef preparation in cookery show likely to hurt religious feelings – Kerala HC restrains Rehana Fathima from using social media

Use of ‘Gomatha’ for beef preparation in cookery show likely to hurt religious feelings – Kerala HC restrains Rehana Fathima from using social media

On Monday, the Kerala High Court has observed that the use of the term, ‘Gomatha’ as a synonym for meat in a cookery show is prima facie likely to hurt the religious feelings of Hindus, who worshi

“Section 118-A is a Move to Gag the Media”; Kerala Govt Took U-Turn by Putting Police Amendment Ordinance on Hold

“Section 118-A is a Move to Gag the Media”; Kerala Govt Took U-Turn by Putting Police Amendment Ordinance on Hold

After receiving a barrage of criticism, Kerala government has decided not to go ahead with the implementation of a controversial amendment ordinance to the Kerala Police Act which aimed at mandating t

Maharashtra Man Booked for Giving Triple Talaq over Phone

Maharashtra Man Booked for Giving Triple Talaq over Phone

A woman has filed a complaint against her 32-year old husband in Maharashtra for allegedly giving her triple talaq over a phone call. Her husband called her on November 20 and said that he doesn’

“Liberty of Citizen Cannot Be Taken Away”; SC Set Aside High Court Order

“Liberty of Citizen Cannot Be Taken Away”; SC Set Aside High Court Order

Setting aside Punjab and Haryana High Court order, Supreme Court noted that the liberty of a citizen cannot be taken away. High Court had dismissed a petition filed by a man on the grounds that his la

Siddique Kappan was Using ‘Grab of Journalism’ to Create ‘Caste Divide’ in Hathras – UP Govt Tells SC

Siddique Kappan was Using ‘Grab of Journalism’ to Create ‘Caste Divide’ in Hathras – UP Govt Tells SC

On Friday, the Uttar Pradesh government denied illegally confining the Malayalam journalist Siddique Kappan, while citing that he was a PFI activist who attempted to create caste and communal tension

Akshay Kumar Slaps Rs 500 Crores Defamation Suit on a Youtuber Who Dragged His Name in SSR Death Case

Akshay Kumar Slaps Rs 500 Crores Defamation Suit on a Youtuber Who Dragged His Name in SSR Death Case

Bollywood Actor Akshay Kumar has served a defamation notice to a YouTuber who named him and made false allegations in a video citing Sushant Singh Rajput death case. As per sources, the actor has file

Delhi Court Denies Bail to a Lawyer Accused of Forging Signatures of Amit Shah and Yogi Adityanath

Delhi Court Denies Bail to a Lawyer Accused of Forging Signatures of Amit Shah and Yogi Adityanath

A Delhi Court has recently refused to grant bail to an advocate who was accused of forging signatures of Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, for the purpose

“He is Almost on His Death Bed” – Bombay HC Orders to Shift Varavara Rao to Nanavati Hospital

“He is Almost on His Death Bed” – Bombay HC Orders to Shift Varavara Rao to Nanavati Hospital

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed the authorities to shift the octogenarian Telugu poet Varavara Rao from Taloja jail to Nanavati Hospital for 15 days, while taking note of his critical medi

Supreme Court Reserves Order in The Anticipatory Bail Plea of Ex-Punjab DGP, Sumedh Saini

Supreme Court Reserves Order in The Anticipatory Bail Plea of Ex-Punjab DGP, Sumedh Saini

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court reserved its orders in a plea by former Director General of Police (DGP), Punjab, Sumedh Singh Saini seeking anticipatory bail in relation to the 1991 disappearance and m

CBI Books 16 People for Defaming Top Court Judges on Social Media

CBI Books 16 People for Defaming Top Court Judges on Social Media

The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed FIR against 16 individuals and other unknown persons, allegedly supporters of the Andhra Pradesh ruling YSRC party, for posting derogatory social media me

SC Refuses to Direct Centre to Declare the Elections of Charge-sheeted Lawmakers’ as ‘Null and Void’

SC Refuses to Direct Centre to Declare the Elections of Charge-sheeted Lawmakers’ as ‘Null and Void’

On Monday, the Supreme Court rejected a plea praying that election of persons charge-sheeted for an offense punishable with imprisonment of five years or more should be declared null and void. The thr

Supreme Court Issues Notice To UP Govt On Plea For Release Of Journalist Siddique Kappan

Supreme Court Issues Notice To UP Govt On Plea For Release Of Journalist Siddique Kappan

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government and sought a response on a plea seeking the release of Kerala-based journalist Siddique Kappan, who was arrested on his way to

Justice UU Lalit Recuses From Hearing Plea Seeking Action Against Andhra CM For Allegations Against Justice Ramana

Justice UU Lalit Recuses From Hearing Plea Seeking Action Against Andhra CM For Allegations Against Justice Ramana

On Monday, the Supreme Court judge, Justice UU Lalit recused from hearing a plea that sought action against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, over the press conference and his letter

Madras HC Ordered Removal of Tamil Movie Irandam Kutthu’s Teaser from All Social Media Platforms

Madras HC Ordered Removal of Tamil Movie Irandam Kutthu’s Teaser from All Social Media Platforms

Madurai bench of Madras High Court has issued the directions to remove the teaser of an upcoming Tamil movie ‘Irandam Kutthu’ from all the social media platforms following the allegations

Supreme Court Grants Bail to Arnab Goswami in 2018 Abetment to Suicide Case

Supreme Court Grants Bail to Arnab Goswami in 2018 Abetment to Suicide Case

The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted bail to the Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, who was taken into custody for his alleged involvement in a 2018 abetment to suicide case. While hearing a

“We Are Travelling on a Path of Destruction of Personal Liberty Undeniably”: SC to Maharashtra Govt over Arnab Goswami Arrest

“We Are Travelling on a Path of Destruction of Personal Liberty Undeniably”: SC to Maharashtra Govt over Arnab Goswami Arrest

Supreme Court pulled up the Maharashtra government and showed immense displeasure against the Bombay High Court decision to decline the interim bail plea of Republic TV founder Arnab Goswami. The apex

Infant in Dibrugarh Declared Dead Wakes up Before Burial and Dies Few Hours Later, Compounder Arrested

Infant in Dibrugarh Declared Dead Wakes up Before Burial and Dies Few Hours Later, Compounder Arrested

A shocking incident of Muttuck Tea Estate in Dibrugarh district of Assam created a high drama when a child, who was declared dead by the compounder, woke up before burial and died again a few hours la

FIR Registered against Goa Professor Over Comparing Women Wearing Mangalsutra to Chained Dogs

FIR Registered against Goa Professor Over Comparing Women Wearing Mangalsutra to Chained Dogs

An FIR has been lodged against a professor alleged of outraging religious feelings through her controversial remarks. Shilpa Singh, an assistant Political Science professor at VM Salgaocar College of

Goswami Moves Supreme Court Challenging Bombay High Court’s Order Denying Him Bail

Goswami Moves Supreme Court Challenging Bombay High Court’s Order Denying Him Bail

The Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami has moved the Supreme Court challenging the Bombay High Court’s order that refused to grant him interim bail in the 2018 abetment to suicide of an inter

Jalore Cop Suspended after Audio Clip of Him Making Advances towards a Married Woman Went Viral

Jalore Cop Suspended after Audio Clip of Him Making Advances towards a Married Woman Went Viral

A police inspector from the Jalore district of Rajasthan has been suspended after he was accused of making advances towards a married woman and pestering her to visit him at his residence all alone. T

Bombay HC Declines Interim Bail Application of Arnab Goswami in 2018 Abetment to Suicide Case

Bombay HC Declines Interim Bail Application of Arnab Goswami in 2018 Abetment to Suicide Case

Bombay High Court on Monday has declined to grant interim bail to the man who is always in the limelight for his aggressive style of journalism, Arnab Goswami. Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Goswami and

Black And White Doordarshan Was Much Better; Delhi HC Rebukes Republic TV, Times Now To Comply With Program Code

Black And White Doordarshan Was Much Better; Delhi HC Rebukes Republic TV, Times Now To Comply With Program Code

The Delhi High Court today issued a notice in a plea moved by Bollywood producers seeking to curb the defamatory remarks being made against the film industry by the reporters of Republic TV and Time

Bombay HC Imposed 25,000 Penalty on I&B Ministry for Making RTI Applicant’s Details Public on Website

Bombay HC Imposed 25,000 Penalty on I&B Ministry for Making RTI Applicant’s Details Public on Website

Bombay High Court has imposed an exemplary cost worth Rs 25,000 on the Information and Broadcasting Ministry for making personal details of an RTI applicant public on the website. The court has also d

FIR against Journalist Arnab Goswami for Allegedly Assaulting a Woman Officer on Duty

FIR against Journalist Arnab Goswami for Allegedly Assaulting a Woman Officer on Duty

Falling into another trouble, a fresh FIR has been filed against the Republic TV Editor-in-Chief, Arnab Goswami, for allegedly manhandling a woman police officer on duty during his arrest on Wednesday

Madras HC Seeks Centre’s View on Awarding Capital Punishment for Corruption Offences

Madras HC Seeks Centre’s View on Awarding Capital Punishment for Corruption Offences

Madras High Court has sought the Centre government’s viewpoint on awarding the death penalty for corruption practices, including taking bribes. The court has asked the government to consider mak

Bombay HC Rejects Default Bail Pleas Of DHFL Promoters Kapil And Dheeraj Wadhawan

Bombay HC Rejects Default Bail Pleas Of DHFL Promoters Kapil And Dheeraj Wadhawan

On Wednesday, the Bombay High Court rejected four bail pleas by Kapil Wadhawan and Dheeraj Wadhawan, in a case filed against them by the Central Bureau of Investigation for alleged cheating and under

FIR Lodged Against Controversy Queen Poonam Pandey for Shooting Obscene Video in Goa’s Govt Property

FIR Lodged Against Controversy Queen Poonam Pandey for Shooting Obscene Video in Goa’s Govt Property

The controversy queen and actress-model Poonam Pandey is again in trouble for her boldness. An FIR has been lodged against the actress for shooting an obscene video at a Chapoli Dam in Canacona, Goa.

Arnab Goswami Arrested In 2018 Abetment To Suicide Case

Arnab Goswami Arrested In 2018 Abetment To Suicide Case

The Republic TV Editor-in-Chief, Arnab Goswami was arrested by the Maharashtra police in a case related to an alleged abetment of suicide of a 53-year-old interior designer, a case which has now been

Poet Lyricist Javed Akhtar Filed Defamation Case Against Kangana Ranaut

Poet Lyricist Javed Akhtar Filed Defamation Case Against Kangana Ranaut

Famous poet and lyricist Javed Akhtar has filed a defamation complaint against the most rebellious Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut for making derogatory and baseless comments against him during an in

Mumbai Police Summons Kangana Ranaut, Sister Rangoli for Second Time Over Sedition Charges

Mumbai Police Summons Kangana Ranaut, Sister Rangoli for Second Time Over Sedition Charges

Mumbai police on Tuesday summoned Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel for the second time to appear before them following a sedition complaint against the two. The blunt Ka

‘Termination Of Female Foeticide Destroys Women Of Future’ – Says Punjab And Haryana HC While Denying Bail To Accused

‘Termination Of Female Foeticide Destroys Women Of Future’ – Says Punjab And Haryana HC While Denying Bail To Accused

On 30th October, while expressing its concern over the practice of prenatal sex determination, the Punjab and Haryana High Court dismissed the anticipatory bail of an accused booked in a case of alleg

13-Year-Old Christian Girl Converted To Islam And Married To 44-Year-Old In Pakistan

13-Year-Old Christian Girl Converted To Islam And Married To 44-Year-Old In Pakistan

In a ghastly incident, a 13-year-old Christian girl was abducted, converted to Islam, and married to a 44-year-old Muslim captor in Karachi, Pakistan. The girl, identified as Arzoo Raja, was kidnapped

“Adult Boys and Girls Can Live with Partner of Their Choice”; Allahabad High Court Ruled

“Adult Boys and Girls Can Live with Partner of Their Choice”; Allahabad High Court Ruled

In a landmark judgment, Allahabad High Court has ruled that adult girls and boys are free to live with the partner of their choice. The court also stated that no one has the right to interfere in thei

SC Declines Extension of Security to Ex-Judge S K Yadav Who Pronounced Babri Masjid Demolition Verdict

SC Declines Extension of Security to Ex-Judge S K Yadav Who Pronounced Babri Masjid Demolition Verdict

Supreme Court on Monday has declined the request made by former judge S K Yadav seeking an extension of security who had pronounced the Babri Masjid Demolition verdict and acquitted all 32 accused inc

“Baba Ka Dhaba” Owner Files Complaint against Youtuber Gaurav Wasan Alleging Misappropriation of Funds

“Baba Ka Dhaba” Owner Files Complaint against Youtuber Gaurav Wasan Alleging Misappropriation of Funds

“Baba ka Dhaba” owner Kanta Das has filed a complaint against Youtuber and Instagram influencer Gaurav Wasan who had shared their video on the internet. The couple has alleged Wasan of che

“Despite In-Camera Proceedings, Victim Harassed in Open Court Before 20 Lawyers”; Prosecution Tells SC in Malayalam Actor Abduction Case

“Despite In-Camera Proceedings, Victim Harassed in Open Court Before 20 Lawyers”; Prosecution Tells SC in Malayalam Actor Abduction Case

Kerala High Court heard the transfer petitions moved by the sexual assault victim and the prosecution in the case related to the abduction and sexual assault of a Malayalam actress. Actor Dileep is al

21-Year Old Tuberculosis Patient Raped in ICU of A Gurugram-Based Private Hospital

21-Year Old Tuberculosis Patient Raped in ICU of A Gurugram-Based Private Hospital

The humanity standards are getting lowered day by day the way women safety is degrading in the country. A 21-year old Tuberculosis patient who was admitted to Fortis Hospital in Gurugram and was on a

Bombay High Court Mulls Guidelines For Press Reporting On Investigation

Bombay High Court Mulls Guidelines For Press Reporting On Investigation

On Thursday, the Bombay High Court sought the Union government to clarify whether ‘excessive’ reportage by the press on an ongoing investigation amounted to interference in the administration of j

Activist Lawyer Saket Gokhale Moves Bombay HC Seeking Removal of NCW Chairman Rekha Sharma “Alleging Communal Invocation of Love Jihad”

Activist Lawyer Saket Gokhale Moves Bombay HC Seeking Removal of NCW Chairman Rekha Sharma “Alleging Communal Invocation of Love Jihad”

Activist lawyer Saket Gokhale has moved the Bombay High Court seeking removal of National Commission for Women chairperson, Rekha Sharma considering her tweets misogynist politically biased and commun

Supreme Court Declines Delhi Police Plea Challenging Pinjra Tod Activist Devangana Kalita’s Bail Order

Supreme Court Declines Delhi Police Plea Challenging Pinjra Tod Activist Devangana Kalita’s Bail Order

Supreme Court on Wednesday has declined the plea filed by Delhi police challenging Delhi High Court’s September 1 order of granting the bail to Pinjra Tod activist Devagana Kalita. She was booke

Sushant Singh died 5 days after being unlawfully prescribed medicines by his sister – Rhea to Bombay HC

Sushant Singh died 5 days after being unlawfully prescribed medicines by his sister – Rhea to Bombay HC

On Tuesday, Actress Rhea Chakraborty who is accused by later actor Sushant’s family for abetment to suicide has urged the Bombay High Court to dismiss the plea filed by Sushant’s sisters seeking t

“When Protector Turned Perpetrator”; Delhi Cop Arrested over Consecutive 4 Molestation Complaints in a Single Day against Him

“When Protector Turned Perpetrator”; Delhi Cop Arrested over Consecutive 4 Molestation Complaints in a Single Day against Him

A Delhi cop, currently posted as a PA of a Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) of a traffic unit, has been arrested over the four FIRs filed against him in a single day. He is accused of stalking, mol

21-Year Old Ballabhgarh Girl Shot Dead in Broad Daylight; Kin Alleges Love Jihad Angle

21-Year Old Ballabhgarh Girl Shot Dead in Broad Daylight; Kin Alleges Love Jihad Angle

A 21-year old girl was shot dead by her jilted lover outside her college in Faridabad, Haryana. The main accused Taufeeq has been arrested within the five hours of incident and the other one Rehan was

Laws against Cow Slaughter Being Misused in UP – Allahabad High Court

Laws against Cow Slaughter Being Misused in UP – Allahabad High Court

Allahabad High Court has expressed its concern over the increasing misuse of anti-cow slaughter law in Uttar Pradesh to target innocent people. The innocent people are targeted without any forensic ev

UK Court Rejects Nirav Modi’s Bail Plea for Seventh Time

UK Court Rejects Nirav Modi’s Bail Plea for Seventh Time

For the seventh time, a London court has today denied bail to the fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, who was arrested in connection with the fraud and money laundering case of Punjab National Bank. Nira

Former NDA Minister Dilip Ray sentenced to three years imprisonment in Jharkhand coal scam

Former NDA Minister Dilip Ray sentenced to three years imprisonment in Jharkhand coal scam

On Monday, a Delhi Court sentenced the former Union Minister Dilip Ray to a three-year jail term, in a coal scam case, pertaining to irregularities in the allocation of a Jharkhand coal block in 1999.

Lawyer seeks Attorney General’s consent To Initiate Contempt Against CM Jagan

Lawyer seeks Attorney General’s consent To Initiate Contempt Against CM Jagan

On Sunday, the BJP leader and lawyer Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay has filed an application before the Attorney General of India seeking his consent to initiate criminal contempt proceedings against the Chie

“All Women Are Created Prostitutes by God”: Tamil Nadu MP Booked for Derogatory Remarks against Women and Manusmriti

“All Women Are Created Prostitutes by God”: Tamil Nadu MP Booked for Derogatory Remarks against Women and Manusmriti

The city police has booked the Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) leader and Tamil Nadu MP Thol Thirumavalavan for promoting enmity against different religious groups and demeaning the women during

Bangladesh Court Gave Nod for Marriage of Life Sentenced Rape Convict and the Victim

Bangladesh Court Gave Nod for Marriage of Life Sentenced Rape Convict and the Victim

Bangladesh High Court has allowed the request for the marriage of a rape victim and the convict who is sentenced to life imprisonment. High Court Bench comprising Justice M Enayetur Rahim and Justice

“Extra-Marital Affair Not Sufficient to Construe Abetment of Suicide” : Bombay High Court

“Extra-Marital Affair Not Sufficient to Construe Abetment of Suicide” : Bombay High Court

Bombay High Court has granted an interim protection to an architect against arrest who was booked for abetting the suicide of his lover’s husband. The bench noted that an extra -marital relation

“Sole Evidence of Sexual Offence Victim is Enough for Conviction” : Supreme Court

“Sole Evidence of Sexual Offence Victim is Enough for Conviction” : Supreme Court

In a POCSO matter, Supreme Court held that the sole and trustworthy evidence of a woman who is a victim of sexual assault, is enough to find the offender guilty. The three judge bench of the apex cour

“Police Cannot Pick and Choose What Evidence Will be Placed on Record”: Delhi HC Allows Arvind Kejriwal’s Plea in Ex-Chief Secretary Assault Case

“Police Cannot Pick and Choose What Evidence Will be Placed on Record”: Delhi HC Allows Arvind Kejriwal’s Plea in Ex-Chief Secretary Assault Case

Delhi High Court on Tuesday set aside the session court’s order rejecting a plea filed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia in order to provide the statement of one of the

Odisha Based Lawyer Gave Rape Threats to Bollywood Actress Kangana Ranaut, Claims Account Hacked

Odisha Based Lawyer Gave Rape Threats to Bollywood Actress Kangana Ranaut, Claims Account Hacked

Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut who has been vocal about her thoughts in recent days, received rape threats on her social media post from an Odisha based lawyer. The lawyer later deleted his account

Ex-Cop Files Case Against Republic TV and Arnab for Defaming Mumbai Police

Ex-Cop Files Case Against Republic TV and Arnab for Defaming Mumbai Police

A civil suit has been moved in a Mumbai court seeking to restrain Republic TV, R Bharat, and news anchor Arnab Goswami from discussing or referring to the FIR registered by the Mumbai police alleging

Sushant Singh Rajput’s House Help Deepesh Sawant moved Bombay HC Seeking 10 Lakh Compensation over Alleged Illegal Detention by NCB

Sushant Singh Rajput’s House Help Deepesh Sawant moved Bombay HC Seeking 10 Lakh Compensation over Alleged Illegal Detention by NCB

Domestic help of Late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, Deepesh Sawant has moved Bombay High Court seeking compensation worth Rs 10 lakh citing the reason that the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) h

Bombay High Court Rejected Plea to Enhance Compensation for Rape Victim

Bombay High Court Rejected Plea to Enhance Compensation for Rape Victim

In a significant judgment, Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court has disposed of the plea seeking enhancement in the compensation for a rape victim under Manodhairya scheme. The bench comprising J

Fearing unfair trial, prosecution in Kerala actor sexual assault case seeks court change

Fearing unfair trial, prosecution in Kerala actor sexual assault case seeks court change

While citing that the conduct of trial court is highly biased and detrimental to the entire judicial system, the trial in a Kerala actor abduction and assault case was temporarily stalled after the pr

Varavara Rao’s wife moves SC seeking his bail on medical grounds, alleges ‘inhuman treatment’

Varavara Rao’s wife moves SC seeking his bail on medical grounds, alleges ‘inhuman treatment’

Telugu poet and writer P Varavara Rao’s wife, Hemlatha Rao has moved the Supreme Court seeking an immediate release of her husband on medical grounds. The petition contends that “Varavara Rao’s

Supreme Court reserves order on plea seeking court monitored probe in Hathras case

Supreme Court reserves order on plea seeking court monitored probe in Hathras case

On Thursday, the Supreme Court has reserved its order on whether to transfer the Hathras case from Uttar Pradesh to Delhi, following the completion of probe and also as to whether the CBI probe should

Kerala HC directs ED not to arrest Suspended IAS officer Sivasankar, till October 23

Kerala HC directs ED not to arrest Suspended IAS officer Sivasankar, till October 23

On Thursday, the Kerala High Court directed the Enforcement Directorate not to arrest the former Principal Secretary for Kerala Chief Minister’s office, M Sivasankar IAS, till 23rd October in a

Fresh PIL in SC seeks registration of offences against UP Police, government and hospital officials involved in Hathras incident

Fresh PIL in SC seeks registration of offences against UP Police, government and hospital officials involved in Hathras incident

A fresh PIL has been moved before the Supreme Court seeking for an SIT probe into the Hathras gangrape incident, and also registration of penal offenses as well as offenses under the Scheduled Caste a

SC issues notice to Centre in a plea seeking for mechanism to verify social media profiles

SC issues notice to Centre in a plea seeking for mechanism to verify social media profiles

The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a notice in a PIL filed by two law students seeking for age-based control of access to social media and for the development of a profile verification mechanism to e

“Would You Have Burnt Body if Victim’s Family Was Well-to-Do?” – Allahabad HC grills UP police

“Would You Have Burnt Body if Victim’s Family Was Well-to-Do?” – Allahabad HC grills UP police

On Monday, while taking an exception to the midnight cremation of Hathras victim, the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court asked the UP Police ADG as to whether he would have allowed his daughter

Women lawyers challenge Madhya Pradesh HC bail condition directing an accused of sexual assault to get Rakhi tied by victim

Women lawyers challenge Madhya Pradesh HC bail condition directing an accused of sexual assault to get Rakhi tied by victim

Nine women lawyers including a Supreme Court advocate Aparna Bhat, have moved the Apex Court challenging the 30th July bail condition imposed by Madhya Pradesh High Court wherein a man accused of sexu

Karnataka court directs police to book actor Kangana over her ‘anti-farmer’ tweet

Karnataka court directs police to book actor Kangana over her ‘anti-farmer’ tweet

A Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) at Tumkur, Karnataka on Friday directed a local police station to book Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut for her tweet on farmers protesting the recently passed F

Kerala Court rejects Anticipatory bail pleas of 3 women in a Youtuber assault case

Kerala Court rejects Anticipatory bail pleas of 3 women in a Youtuber assault case

On Friday, a Thiruvananthapuram court rejected the anticipatory bail pleas of Malayalam dubbing artist Bhagyalakshmi and two other women activists who were accused of indicting a physical attack on an

PIL in Delhi HC says Arnab’s reporting in Rajput death case ‘distorted’, ‘misleading’

PIL in Delhi HC says Arnab’s reporting in Rajput death case ‘distorted’, ‘misleading’

A Public Interest Litigation has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking to direct the editor-in-chief of Republic TV Arnab Goswami as well as his media company, to immediately refrain from publish

Allahabad HC dismissed the plea filed by Hathras victim’s family alleging illegal detention

Allahabad HC dismissed the plea filed by Hathras victim’s family alleging illegal detention

On Thursday, the Allahabad High Court has dismissed a Habeas Corpus petition filed on behalf of the Hathras victim’s family who had alleged illegal detention by the UP Government. The bench comp

Jharkhand HC grants bail to Lalu Prasad Yadav in Chaibasa Treasury Scam case

Jharkhand HC grants bail to Lalu Prasad Yadav in Chaibasa Treasury Scam case

On Friday, the Jharkhand High Court granted bail to the president of Rashtriya Janata Dal and the former Chief Minister of Bihar, Lalu Prasad Yadav in the Chaibasa Treasury Scam case. The bench heade

“Freedom of Speech, Most Abused Right in Recent Times” – SC in Tablighi case

“Freedom of Speech, Most Abused Right in Recent Times” – SC in Tablighi case

The Supreme Court on Thursday has pulled up the Centre for filing an affidavit stating that there ‘were no instances of bad reporting’ regarding the communalisation of the Tablighi Jamaat issue.

Family of Hathras gangrape victim moves Allahabad HC alleging illegal detention by the UP government

Family of Hathras gangrape victim moves Allahabad HC alleging illegal detention by the UP government

With various conflicting notions emerging in connection with the rape and murder of a 19-year-old Dalit girl in Hathras, a petition has been moved in the Allahabad High court by the victim’s family

SC sets aside HC’s order granting Chinmayanand access to copy of victim’s statement in rape case

SC sets aside HC’s order granting Chinmayanand access to copy of victim’s statement in rape case

On Thursday, the Supreme Court has set aside the Allahabad High Court’s order that allowed the former Union Minister and BJP leader Chinmayand to seek a certified copy of the victim’s statemen

Delhi High Court Suspends Woman’s Life Term on a Condition to Undertake Social Service

Delhi High Court Suspends Woman’s Life Term on a Condition to Undertake Social Service

Delhi High Court has suspended the life sentence of a woman who was convicted of murdering her stepson on the condition to contribute to the social services during her bail period. The decision was ta

Bombay High Court Grants Bail to Rhea Chakraborty, Brother Showik Still in Custody

Bombay High Court Grants Bail to Rhea Chakraborty, Brother Showik Still in Custody

Almost after a month of judicial custody in Byculla jail, Bombay High Court on Wednesday has granted bail to actress Rhea Chakraborty on certain conditions. While the court has rejected the bail plea

Gujarat High Court Held GHCAA President Yatin Oza Guilty of Contempt of Court

Gujarat High Court Held GHCAA President Yatin Oza Guilty of Contempt of Court

Gujarat High Court on Tuesday held Gujarat High Court Advocates Association’s )GHCAA president Yatin Oza guilty of criminal contempt of court. The bench had posted the hearing of quantum of puni

SC Likely to Direct High Courts to Have Special Websites with Updated Details of Pending Cases against MPs, MLAs

SC Likely to Direct High Courts to Have Special Websites with Updated Details of Pending Cases against MPs, MLAs

Supreme Court is likely to consider the suggestion proposed by its amicus curiae Vijay Hansaria to have special websites for details of the pending cases against the 4,859 former and serving lawmakers

Hathras Rape Victim’s 2.30 AM Cremation Was to Avoid Large Scale Violence, UP Govt to Supreme Court

Hathras Rape Victim’s 2.30 AM Cremation Was to Avoid Large Scale Violence, UP Govt to Supreme Court

Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government has submitted its affidavit before Supreme Court stating that UP police had performed the late night cremation of the Hathras rape victim’s body to a

Then, 2012 Nirbhaya convicts’ – Now, 2020 Hathras convicts’; Lawyer AP Singh to defend the accused in Hathras gangrape and murder case

Then, 2012 Nirbhaya convicts’ – Now, 2020 Hathras convicts’; Lawyer AP Singh to defend the accused in Hathras gangrape and murder case

AP Singh, the lawyer who defended the 2012 Nirbhaya Convicts, will be defending the four accused in the recent Hathras gang-rape and murder case that has created a nationwide uproar. As per sources,

Bombay HC reserves its verdict in Kangana’s plea challenging the demolition of her property by BMC

Bombay HC reserves its verdict in Kangana’s plea challenging the demolition of her property by BMC

The Bombay High Court has today reserved its judgment in a plea filed by the Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut challenging the demolition of her property by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)

How Safe are Women in India — Latest Development in Hathras Rape Case

How Safe are Women in India — Latest Development in Hathras Rape Case

Really, how safe is India for women! A woman is reportedly raped every 15 minutes in India and that excludes the rape cases which are unreported. There was a time India was loved and remembered as a c

CBI raids 14 locations linked to Congress leader DK Shivakumar in an alleged corruption case

CBI raids 14 locations linked to Congress leader DK Shivakumar in an alleged corruption case

On Monday, the Central Bureau of Investigation has conducted raids at multiple locations including residences as well as business establishments of the Karnataka Congress Chief DK Shivakumar and his b

Gujarat HC Fines Lawyer Rs 10,000 for Smoking During Virtual Hearing

Gujarat HC Fines Lawyer Rs 10,000 for Smoking During Virtual Hearing

It might be par for the course to put up a smokescreen of arguments to defend one’s client, but the Gujarat High Court did not take it casually when it saw a lawyer smoking at a virtual hearing.

Sudha Bharadwaj’s Bail Plea on Medical Grounds Withdrawn as SC Asks Her to File One on Merits

Sudha Bharadwaj’s Bail Plea on Medical Grounds Withdrawn as SC Asks Her to File One on Merits

On Thursday, the Supreme Court refused to entertain a plea seeking interim bail to the lawyer and activist Sudha Bharadwaj, an accused in the Elgar Parishad-Koregaon Bhima case who is being probed by

Delhi High Court Allowed Publication of Book Based on Self-Styled Godman Asaram Bapu

Delhi High Court Allowed Publication of Book Based on Self-Styled Godman Asaram Bapu

Delhi High Court on Tuesday set aside the district court’s stay on the release of the book based on the Asaram’s conviction and arrest in a rape case. Religious leader Asaram is currently

Facebook India Moved Supreme Court Seeking Withdrawal of Notices by Delhi Assembly Panel

Facebook India Moved Supreme Court Seeking Withdrawal of Notices by Delhi Assembly Panel

Facebook India’s VP and MD Ajit Mohan has moved Supreme Court against notices issued by Delhi Assembly Panel on September 10 and September 18. The notices were issued by Assembly’s peace a

Model Turned Actress Poonam Pandey’s Husband Sam Bombay Arrested Over Molestation and Assault Allegations

Model Turned Actress Poonam Pandey’s Husband Sam Bombay Arrested Over Molestation and Assault Allegations

Following the allegations posed by controversy queen Poonam Pandey, her husband Sam Bombay has been arrested in Goa within few days of their wedding. She had filed an FIR against him claiming that he

NDPS Court Extends Rhea Chakraborty’s Judicial Custody Till October 6

NDPS Court Extends Rhea Chakraborty’s Judicial Custody Till October 6

A special NDPS court on Tuesday, has extended the judicial custody of the prime accused in the Sushant Singh Rajput case, Rhea Chakraborty till October 6. The bail pleas of Rhea and her brother Showik

CBI Booked Dairy Product Maker Kwality Ltd. Over 1,400 Bank Loan Fraud Case

CBI Booked Dairy Product Maker Kwality Ltd. Over 1,400 Bank Loan Fraud Case

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has booked Delhi-based private sector dairy company Kwality Ltd for defrauding a consortium of 10 banks led by Bank of India for more than Rs 1,400 crore. The cas

“A Rape Accused Cannot Use Social Media Till the Final Verdict” – Kerala HC

“A Rape Accused Cannot Use Social Media Till the Final Verdict” – Kerala HC

Kerala High Court has recently announced an order stating that a rape accused cannot use social media till the time the investigation is completed. HC passed the order while hearing a bail plea of a r

Richa Chadha Issues Statement After Payal Ghosh Named Her in #MeToo Allegations Against Anurag Kashyap

Richa Chadha Issues Statement After Payal Ghosh Named Her in #MeToo Allegations Against Anurag Kashyap

In the series of #MeToo allegations erupting in the Bollywood industry in recent times, Payal Ghosh took to Twitter alleging director Anurag Kashyap of sexual harassment. National Women Commission sou

8 MPs Suspended for Showing Unruly Behaviour in Rajya Sabha Over 2 Farm Bills

8 MPs Suspended for Showing Unruly Behaviour in Rajya Sabha Over 2 Farm Bills

Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has suspended eight MPs for showing an unruly behaviour in the house by creating a ruckus. The protests erupted after the two very contentious farm bills were pas

NIA held 9 Al-Qaeda Terrorists Following Raids in Kerala, West Bengal

NIA held 9 Al-Qaeda Terrorists Following Raids in Kerala, West Bengal

National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested nine Al-Qaeda terrorists on Saturday morning during the multiple raids conducted in Murshidabad in West Bengal and Kerala’s Ernakulam. “NIA

Fined Rs 500 for Not Wearing Mask While Driving Alone, Lawyer Moved Delhi High Court Seeking Rs 10 Lakh Compensation

Fined Rs 500 for Not Wearing Mask While Driving Alone, Lawyer Moved Delhi High Court Seeking Rs 10 Lakh Compensation

Irked over the incident, an advocate has moved the Delhi High Court seeking compensation worth Rs 10 lakh when fined Rs 500 by the police officials for not wearing a mask even when he was driving alon

Delhi HC Issues Notice to I&B Ministry, Prasar Bharati, Press Council of India Over Actress Rakul Preet Singh’s Plea Alleging “Media Trial”

Delhi HC Issues Notice to I&B Ministry, Prasar Bharati, Press Council of India Over Actress Rakul Preet Singh’s Plea Alleging “Media Trial”

Taking note of the plea filed by Actress Rakul Preet Singh, Delhi High Court has issued notice to the Information and Broadcast Ministry, Press Council of India, and Prasar Bharati. The actress has mo

Considering Previous Investigation Team Lethargic, SC Ordered Fresh Probe in 2017 NLU Student Death Case

Considering Previous Investigation Team Lethargic, SC Ordered Fresh Probe in 2017 NLU Student Death Case

Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a fresh probe into the suspicious death of 21-year-old National Law University student Vikrant Nagaich and reprimanded the Rajasthan police for the lethargic approac

“You Cannot Put a Person in Jail and Prevent From Meeting Their Lawyer”; Delhi HC Pulled Up Tihar Jail Authorities

“You Cannot Put a Person in Jail and Prevent From Meeting Their Lawyer”; Delhi HC Pulled Up Tihar Jail Authorities

Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked Tihar jail authorities to substantiate its claims that activist and Alumni Association of Jamia Millia Islamia president Shifa ur Rehman, had himself refused to atten

“Right of Unmarried Hindu Daughter to Claim Maintenance from Father is Absolute”; Supreme Court

“Right of Unmarried Hindu Daughter to Claim Maintenance from Father is Absolute”; Supreme Court

Supreme Court bench on Tuesday, held that under the proposition of law, an unmarried Hindu daughter can claim maintenance from her father until she is married, provided she pleads and proves that she

Six Former Judges Urge the Madras HC Chief Justice Not to Initiate Contempt Against Suriya Over NEET Remarks

Six Former Judges Urge the Madras HC Chief Justice Not to Initiate Contempt Against Suriya Over NEET Remarks

A reference to the Judiciary’s functioning in the matter relating to the conduct of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) made by popular Tamil actor Mr. Suriya Sivakumar has prompted th

“Rape is Just Not a Forcible Intercourse, It Means to Inhabit and Destroy Everything”: Bombay High Court

“Rape is Just Not a Forcible Intercourse, It Means to Inhabit and Destroy Everything”: Bombay High Court

While hearing a bail plea filed by a rape accused, Bombay High Court observed “rape is just not a forcible intercourse, it means to inhabit and destroy everything” and rejected the plea. A

“No Petition Can Be Transferred From One Court to Another on the Sole Ground of Delay in Disposal”- Supreme Court

“No Petition Can Be Transferred From One Court to Another on the Sole Ground of Delay in Disposal”- Supreme Court

Supreme Court has disposed of a plea seeking permission for the transfer of a plea from one High Court to the High Court of another state while stating that a petition cannot be transferred on the onl

Jaya Bachchan Slams BJP MP Ravi Kishan, Kangana Ranaut Over Defaming Bollywood, Gave a Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha

Jaya Bachchan Slams BJP MP Ravi Kishan, Kangana Ranaut Over Defaming Bollywood, Gave a Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha

On the second consecutive day of the monsoon session of the Parliament, 72-year-old veteran actress-politician Jaya Bachchan has issued a zero hour notice in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday morning. She ca

“Payment of Re 1 Fine Doesn’t Mean I Have Accepted Verdict”; Prashant Bhushan Files Review Petition Against Conviction of Contempt

“Payment of Re 1 Fine Doesn’t Mean I Have Accepted Verdict”; Prashant Bhushan Files Review Petition Against Conviction of Contempt

Lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan has filed a review petition in Supreme Court against the August 14 judgment holding him guilty of contempt of court for his alleged derogatory tweets. Bhushan deposite

25-Year Old Man Held for Throwing Street Dog Into Bhopal Lake After Video Went Viral

25-Year Old Man Held for Throwing Street Dog Into Bhopal Lake After Video Went Viral

The police have arrested a man for allegedly throwing a street dog into the Upper Lake in Bhopal. The development came after a video of a man got surfaced on the internet in which he can be seen laugh

Former JNU Student and Activist Umar Khalid Arrested under UAPA in Connection to Delhi Riots

Former JNU Student and Activist Umar Khalid Arrested under UAPA in Connection to Delhi Riots

Delhi police have arrested the ex-Jawaharlal Nehru University Union member, Umar Khalid on the late Sunday evening in connection to the February Northeast Delhi Riots. He is booked under the relevant

Two Sion Hospital Staffers Suspended Over Misplacing Dead Bodies, FIR Registered

Two Sion Hospital Staffers Suspended Over Misplacing Dead Bodies, FIR Registered

Two employees of the Mumbai-based Sion Hospital has been suspended following an incident of mixing up the dead bodies of two persons. The dead body of a 28-year-old boy Ankush was misplaced with the d

Aligarh Robbers Strict About “COVID-19 Protocol”; Robbed Jewellery Worth Rs 40 Lakh after Sanitizing Hands

Aligarh Robbers Strict About “COVID-19 Protocol”; Robbed Jewellery Worth Rs 40 Lakh after Sanitizing Hands

The fear of deadly coronavirus is so high that even robbers are strictly following the coronavirus protocol before initiating the robbery. In a hilarious incident of UP’s Aligarh on Friday, robb

65-year-old Ex-Navy Officer Thrashed Over Sharing CM Thackeray’s Satirical Picture on Whatsapp, Six Arrested

65-year-old Ex-Navy Officer Thrashed Over Sharing CM Thackeray’s Satirical Picture on Whatsapp, Six Arrested

In a shocking incident, a 65-year-old retired Navy officer from Mumbai was thrashed and assaulted by a group of eight to ten Shiv Sena activists for sharing a satirical cartoon of Maharashtra CM Uddha

“Manner in which demolition was started prima facie smacks of malafide” -Bombay HC in Kangana Ranaut’s plea against BMC’s demolition drive

“Manner in which demolition was started prima facie smacks of malafide” -Bombay HC in Kangana Ranaut’s plea against BMC’s demolition drive

On 9th September, the Bombay High Court while granting relief to Actress Kangana Ranaut has stayed the demolition of the alleged unauthorized structures of her office at Palli Hills in Mumbai, hours a

Rape complainant’s Advocate Lodged FIR against SP Minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati and the Complainant as Well

Rape complainant’s Advocate Lodged FIR against SP Minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati and the Complainant as Well

An FIR has been lodged against the UP’s former cabinet minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati, rape complainant woman, her daughters, and other aides for allegedly striking a deal to drop the charges

“He Asked Me to Strip in Front of Him”; Indian Model Paula Accuses Director Sajid Khan of Sexual Harassment

“He Asked Me to Strip in Front of Him”; Indian Model Paula Accuses Director Sajid Khan of Sexual Harassment

After 2018 #MeToo allegations, Bollywood director Sajid Khan is again on the radar of public shame following one more sexual harassment allegation on him. On Wednesday, the Indian model Paula took to

SIT, Punjab Raided Two More Places to Nab Former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini

SIT, Punjab Raided Two More Places to Nab Former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini

On Friday, Special Investigation Team (SIT) and Punjab police have raided two more places to nab the former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini facing arrest in the 1991 Multani abduction and murder case. The raid

Indian Cricketer Harbhajan Singh Files Complaint After Duped by a Chennai Businessman of Rs 4 Crore

Indian Cricketer Harbhajan Singh Files Complaint After Duped by a Chennai Businessman of Rs 4 Crore

After being duped for Rs 4 crore by a Chennai-based businessman G Mahesh, Veteran Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh has filed a complaint with the city police of Chennai. The accused has moved the Madras

Retired SC Judge Markandey Katju to Depose in Favour of Nirav Modi in UK Court

Retired SC Judge Markandey Katju to Depose in Favour of Nirav Modi in UK Court

Former judge of the Supreme Court and the Chairman of Press Council of India, Justice Markandey Katju will depose as a witness in favor of the fugitive economic offender Nirav Modi, whose trial is bei

“Media Should Refrain From Running a Parallel Trial”: Delhi High Court to Arnab Goswami Over Shashi Tharoor’s Plea

“Media Should Refrain From Running a Parallel Trial”: Delhi High Court to Arnab Goswami Over Shashi Tharoor’s Plea

Delhi High Court on Thursday, pulled up Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami and directed to exercise some restraint while reporting on the deceased Sunanda Pushkar case. The court orders came wh

Practicing Cheque Cloning, Rs 6 Lakh Withdrawn From Ram Temple Trust; FIR Registered

Practicing Cheque Cloning, Rs 6 Lakh Withdrawn From Ram Temple Trust; FIR Registered

After discovering the withdrawal of a huge amount of money from the temple trust fraudulently, an FIR has been registered by Ram Temple Trust Secretary Champat Rai in Kotwali police station. The amoun

School Bus Cleaner Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Sexually Harassing a Minor Girl, Fined Rs 1500

School Bus Cleaner Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Sexually Harassing a Minor Girl, Fined Rs 1500

A local court in LB Nagar has sentenced a school bus cleaner convicted of outraging the modesty of a minor girl, to two years of imprisonment and has also imposed an exemplary cost of Rs 1500. Mahesh

Actress Samyuktha Hegde Withdrew Her Complaint against Kavitha Reddy Considering Her Age

Actress Samyuktha Hegde Withdrew Her Complaint against Kavitha Reddy Considering Her Age

Samyuktha Hegde has withdrawn her complaint against the activist and entrepreneur Kavitha Reddy alleged of harassing and moral policing Hegde and her two friends for their clothes at a park near Benga

Kangana Ranaut Moves Bombay High Court against Demolition of Her Office by BMC

Kangana Ranaut Moves Bombay High Court against Demolition of Her Office by BMC

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut’s lawyer has moved to the Bombay High Court against the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s (BMC) drive to demolish her office at Pali Hill in Bandra West a

Police Denied Communal Angle in 45-Year Old Cab Driver Murder in Greater Noida

Police Denied Communal Angle in 45-Year Old Cab Driver Murder in Greater Noida

A 45-year old cab driver, Aftab Alam was murdered on September 6 while he was returning from Bulandshahr. Police have denied the claims made by the deceased’s kin alleging it to be a hate crime.

CCB Raids Actor Sanjana Galrani in Sandalwood Drug Racket Case

CCB Raids Actor Sanjana Galrani in Sandalwood Drug Racket Case

In the latest development in the Sandalwood drug racket busted on August 21, Central Crime Branch has raided the Indira Nagar residence of the Kanada actor Sanjana Galrani in the early morning at arou

Rhea Chakraborty Files Forgery Complaint Against Sushant’s Sister Priyanka Singh

Rhea Chakraborty Files Forgery Complaint Against Sushant’s Sister Priyanka Singh

Marking the latest development in Sushant Singh Rajput Death Case, Rhea Chakraborty has filed a case against Sushant’s sister Priyanka Singh and doctor Dr. Tarun Kumar of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospi

Gujarat High Court Issued Notice to AMC in Rajasthan Hospital Negligence Case

Gujarat High Court Issued Notice to AMC in Rajasthan Hospital Negligence Case

Gujarat High Court has issued a notice to the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) in response to a petition filed by Rajasthan Hospital in Ahmedabad, challenging its order in the High Court of impos

Real Life “Looteri Dulhan” Married and Duped Eight Senior Citizens in 10 Years; Family and Matrimonial Agency also Booked

Real Life “Looteri Dulhan” Married and Duped Eight Senior Citizens in 10 Years; Family and Matrimonial Agency also Booked

Looteri Dulhan will no more appear a movie character to you when you will come to know about Monica Malik. Ghaziabad police have registered a case against a woman for duping eight senior citizens afte

Bombay High Court Urged Media to Show Some Restraint and Not to Hamper Sushant Singh Rajput Death Probe

Bombay High Court Urged Media to Show Some Restraint and Not to Hamper Sushant Singh Rajput Death Probe

Bombay High Court on Thursday, has asked the media houses to exercise restraint while reporting the investigation in the late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput death case and urged not to hamper th

SC Serves Notice to Chhattisgarh Govt, EOW, ACB, SIT, and Two Bureaucrats in Multi-Crore PDS Scam

SC Serves Notice to Chhattisgarh Govt, EOW, ACB, SIT, and Two Bureaucrats in Multi-Crore PDS Scam

Supreme Court on Wednesday has served a notice to the Chhattisgarh government over a plea filed by a witness in the Public Distribution System scam amounting Rs 36,000 crore alleging that all the ende

SC Directs Patna HC to Designate a Court to Try Cases Filed Against Foreign Nationals in Bihar – Tablighi Jamaat

SC Directs Patna HC to Designate a Court to Try Cases Filed Against Foreign Nationals in Bihar – Tablighi Jamaat

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court has directed the Patna High Court to consolidate and transfer the multiple FIRs filed in Bihar in relation to Tablighi Jamaat, to one court in the state. The petitions fi

Delhi High Court Grants Bail to Pinjra Tod Activist Devangana Kalita

Delhi High Court Grants Bail to Pinjra Tod Activist Devangana Kalita

On Tuesday, the Delhi High Court allowed a bail plea filed by Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita, in a case related to the Delhi riots filed against her. The bench headed by Justice Suresh Kumar all

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Delhi High Court on Friday has rejected the petition of fugitive diamantaire Mehul Chokshi seeking pre-release screening of the upcoming Netflix docu-series ‘Bad Boy Billionaires’. He is t

AG K K Venugopal and SG Tushar Mehta Turns Down Plea Seeking Contempt Proceedings against Actor Swara Bhasker

AG K K Venugopal and SG Tushar Mehta Turns Down Plea Seeking Contempt Proceedings against Actor Swara Bhasker

After Attorney General K K Venugopal, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta has also declined the plea seeking permission to initiate contempt proceedings against actor Swara Bhasker alleging her of making d


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    The Sensational Murder Case of Sister Abhaya – Timeline of Incidents

    On 27 March 1992, Sister Abhaya, a nun of the Knanaya congregation and a resident of Pius X convent in Kottayam, was found dead in the well of the convent. 28 years later, a special CBI court has conv

    Are you apprehending arrest? Know when, how, and who can arrest you? What are the rights of an arrested person? What remedies are available to a person under arrest?

    Are you apprehending arrest? Know when, how, and who can arrest you? What are the rights of an arrested person? What remedies are available to a person under arrest?

    Life and liberty are a sacred right under Article 21 of our sanctified Constitution, but the abuse by the police of the already immense powers bestowed on them by the Code of Criminal Procedure (Cr.P.

    White Collar Crimes – A Detailed Analysis

    White Collar Crimes – A Detailed Analysis

    Talking about white-collar crimes, it is a non-violent crime committed for financial gains and often results in distress and loss to some other person. These are not victimless crimes rather it devast

    Legal and Constitutional Rights of a Person Against Police Brutality (Executives)

    Legal and Constitutional Rights of a Person Against Police Brutality (Executives)

    With more power to executives comes more police brutality and discrimination. Discuss the legal rights and constitutional rights for the same. Police brutality can be understood as excessive use of fo

    Extradition

    Extradition

    Overview When a person commits a crime in one country and flees to another country, then it does not mean that he would not be punished for the crime committed by him just because he is not in the jur

    Reward to informants

    Reward to informants

    Overview An informant is a person who- a) provides specific information regarding tax evasion, b) who helps the concerned authorities to recover assets concerning irrecoverable taxes Government servan

    Sedition

    Sedition

    Section 124 A in Chapter VI of Indian Penal Code (IPC), 1860 deals with the Offence ‘Sedition’. ‘Offences against the State’ under Chapter VI relates sedition. The word ‘Sedition’ is not m

    Quashing of FIR

    Quashing of FIR

    Beginning with what is FIR? FIR stands for First Information Report. Whenever any offence is committed, a written document is prepared by the police in pursuit of that offence. This written document i

    Dowry Death

    Dowry Death

    Introduction Dowry death has been one of the most alarming issues in Indian society. We come across huge cases of dowry deaths being filed every day. Dowry death implies the death of a woman due to be

    Assault and Battery

    Assault and Battery

    Assault: it is an act which is done with the intention of causing apprehension of imminent threat or harm in the mind of the other. Assault is the act of creating apprehension of bodily damage or harm

    False Imprisonment

    False Imprisonment

    False imprisonment is called wrongful confinement in the Indian Penal code. It is basically unlawfully restraining a person’s way in all the directions in order to prevent him from moving in a direc

    Capital Punishment

    Capital Punishment

    Generally, Capital Punishment in India means the death penalty awarded by the Court of Competent Jurisdiction in India, in rarest of rare case and where it is specifically provided by the IPC or Speci

    ZERO FIR

    ZERO FIR

    FIR known as First-Hand Report is an initial report in form of a written document prepared by police officers when they receive information about the commission of an offense which is cognizable in na

    Legal Proformas

    Legal Proformas

    Admissible Evidences under the Indian Law

    Admissible Evidences under the Indian Law

    Introduction: The basic principle of law in India is “everyone is innocent in the eyes of the law unless proven guilty.” To prove a person guilty, one party needs to establish a legal act or omiss

    Stages of Criminal Trial in India

    Stages of Criminal Trial in India

    The procedure of a criminal trial in India is complicated but a person can understand the steps and the stage-wise process of criminal trial in India with a reading of 3-4 minutes | B&B Associates LLP

    ‘Revenge Porn’ In India

    ‘Revenge Porn’ In India

    Overview: Technology has affected every sphere of our lives, and personal relationships aren’t untouched from it. With the increasing number of ‘revenge porn’ cases coming to light, it is, there

    Medical Evidence Admissibility

    Medical Evidence Admissibility

    Overview: Medical evidence is used by investigating agencies to prove the guilt of the accused. Also, the medical Evidence is used by the accused to put his defense to get rid of the case against him

    PIL Cases of India which changed the Legal System

    PIL Cases of India which changed the Legal System

    Introduction Public Interest Litigation, as the name suggests, means litigation for the protection of the public interest. This kind of lawsuit may not necessarily be introduced in a court of law by t

    Trespass

    Trespass

    Trespass is said to be the act of crossing the limits prescribed by law. It refers to an unreasonable interference with one’s property or person arising out of a malafide intention.  Trespass is a

    Compromise & Quashing of FIR / Complaint

    Compromise & Quashing of FIR / Complaint

    Compromise quashing is filed in case of Non-Bailable Offence and non-compoundable Offences (S. 320 Cr.P.C.) or Offences under the Special Act which are non-compoundable in nature. In Case of compromis

    Anticipatory Bail Format: Before the Sessions Court

    Anticipatory Bail Format: Before the Sessions Court

    The following things have to be kept in mind before applying for an anticipatory bail: The bail application should be signed by the accused. Power of Attorney or Vakalatnama is filed along with proper