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Feb 15, 2017
The real Mrs Jinnah: New book offers insights into the life of misunderstood, fascinating Ruttie PetitIn her compelling new book, Mr and Mrs Jinnah: The Marriage That Shook India, senior journalist Sheela Reddy sketches an illuminating portrait of Ruttie Petit, whose marriage to Muhammad Ali Jinnah shook Bombay society of the time
Feb 13, 2017
Gutka ban: Delhi HC seeks AAP govt's reply on PIL over implementation of tobacco ruleStrict implementation of the ban on 'gutka' and other chewable tobacco products in the national capital came under scanner of the Delhi High Court, which on Monday sought the response of the AAP government.
Feb 09, 2017
Jiah Khan case: Bombay HC dismisses Rabia's plea against CBI chargesheet, trial to commence soonThe Bombay High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition filed by Rabia Khan, mother of late actor Jiah Khan, challenging the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) charge sheet terming Jiah's death as suicide and not homicide, paving the way for trial to commence against Sooraj Pancholi in the case.
Jan 25, 2017
Jallikattu debate: 'Not about Tamil pride anymore, it's now a fight between state and Supreme Court'Manoj Oswal, an animal rights activist who was appointed by the Supreme Court to monitor the sport of jallikattu between 2010 and 2012. Oswal is currently in New Delhi and part of the around 50 animal rights activists, lovers and groups who are challenging the government of Tamil Nadu's bill that allows conducting of the bull-taming sport. Firstpost caught up with the activist to give the other side of the story.
Jan 19, 2017
NCLT dismisses contempt petition of two Cyrus Mistry family cos against Tata SonsThe Bench, however, gave liberty to the Mistry family companies to file an affidavit within three days on the issue of Tata Sons holding extraordinary general meeting (EGM) on 6 February.
Oct 25, 2016
Bombay High Court asks Maharashtra civic bodies to follow rules on sale, storage of firecrackersThe Bombay high court today asked civic bodies in Maharashtra to strictly implement rules for firecracker storage in their respective ward areas and take action against those found guilty of violating the conditions
Oct 17, 2016
Ashoka University issue: Are universities encouraging liberal, democratic and free speech?If Ashoka University encourages its students to question, is expressing opinion undemocratic in institutions of higher learning like this one, built on the lines of American universities encouraging liberal, democratic and free speech?
Oct 15, 2016
Uniform Civil Code: Both govt and AIMPLB should let Supreme Court do its jobThere's a need to right what Shayara Bano’s PIL on triple talaq points out, but to achieve the government should aim for integration, not oppression, writes Sadia Dhailey
Oct 06, 2016
Petitioners seeking ban on Sardar jokes submit a 800-page response to SCThe Supreme Court has sought suggestions from the Sikh community on how to implement ban on Sardar jokes across platforms
Sep 27, 2016
White House petition to declare Pakistan a terror state crosses 1,00,000 signaturesAn online White House petition asking for Pakistan to be declared as a state sponsor of terrorism has crossed 1,00,000 signatures, thus qualifying to get a response from the Obama administration.