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Jun 27, 2017
BCCI vs Lodha: Anurag Thakur's letter to ICC and other instances of board stalling reformsThe BCCI on Monday decided to form a committee to oversee the implementation of the Lodha panel-suggested reforms, which isn't the first time the board has tried to stall their implementation.
Apr 28, 2017
Soumya murder case: SC dismisses Kerala govt's appeal for death penalty to convictSupreme Court on Friday dismissed a curative petition filed by Kerala government in the sensational Soumya challenging the convict Govindachamy's acquittal from murder charge
Apr 20, 2017
Markandey Katju at it again: Former SC judge calls Mahatma Gandhi a rascal, British agentIn a Twitter exchange with senior journalist R Jagannathan, former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju ended up calling Mahatma Gandhi a 'rascal' and a 'British agent'.
Jan 22, 2017
As Tamil Nadu conducts jallikattu, 2 die during sport, 1 in protestsThree persons died, two during jallikattu in Pudukottai and one during demonstration at Madurai, as the bull taming sport was conducted on Sunday in various parts of Tamil Nadu amid protests which forced chief Minister O Panneerselvam to leave for Chennai without inaugurating it at Alanganallur.
Jan 06, 2017
Markandey Katju issues unconditional apology to Supreme Court, it closes contempt caseThe Supreme Court accepted an unconditional apology from former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju on Friday according to a report in DNA. The apex court also closed the contempt proceedings against Katju
Dec 15, 2016
SC refuses to quash parliamentary resolution against Markandey Katju over his remarks on Gandhi, BoseThe Supreme Court dismissed the plea of Justice Markandey Katju seeking quashing of a resolution passed by Parliament condemning his remarks made in a blog on Mahatma Gandhi and Subhash Chandra Bose.
Nov 11, 2016
Markandey Katju 'escorted' out of court, SC slaps contempt notice on former judgeKatju protested against the decision saying the judges were threatening him and it was not proper for them to behave in such manner with a former SC judge
Nov 08, 2016
2012 Delhi gangrape case: Amicus curiae tells SC to set aside death sentence to convictsAdvocate Raju Ramachandran told the apex court that the death sentence given to the four convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape case should be set aside.
Nov 01, 2016
SIMI activists killed in Bhopal: Have encounters become a legitimate way of dispensing justice in India?Do not question the bravery of our Madhya Pradesh cops, it is tantamount to deshdroh. Instead, blindly accept their version of the Bhopal encounter, enjoy footage of the killing, marvel at the bravery of cops and, while you are at it, don't forget to chant Bharat Mata ki Jai at the exact moment a courageous cop steps up to cries of ''maro, maro".
Oct 24, 2016
Heavy workload possible reason for 'serious mistakes' made by SC in Soumya case: KatjuFormer SC judge Markandey Katju said on Monday that the apex court had made some "serious mistakes" in the Soumya case by commuting the death sentence of the accused to life, and attributed it to "judges not being able to give much time to cases due to heavy workload of pending cases".