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May 26, 2017
Saharanpur Violence: Supreme Court refuses urgent hearing on plea for SIT probe into clashesOn Friday the Supreme Court refused an urgent hearing on a plea seeking a probe by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) into the recent incidents of caste violence in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district.
May 08, 2017
RSS' plans for sanskari super babies involves sex but only at times decided by planetsIt seems that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s (RSS) has been focusing some of its energies on creating the ‘perfectly customised child’ with ‘uttam santati’ (sanskars of the highest order).
May 07, 2017
SC asks govt to form legislation on torture: India behind 161 nations including Pakistan in ratifying UN treatyIndia stands behind 161 nations, including Pakistan, as it is yet to ratify the 30-year-old United Nations' Convention Against Torture by making a law on it despite signing it way back in 1997.
Apr 26, 2017
Supreme Court asks Centre to make a law to regulate NGOs, disbursal of funds to themThe Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to consider making a law to regulate NGOs, disbursal of funds to them.
Feb 20, 2017
Delhi HC questions plea seeking curb on backdoor entry of defeated Lok Sabha candidates to Upper HouseThe Delhi High Court on Monday questioned the maintainability of a PIL seeking to restrain candidates defeated in Lok Sabha election from contesting the Rajya Sabha polls, saying courts do not make or amend the law.
Feb 15, 2017
UP Election 2017: Allahabad HC issues notices to Mayawati, kin over manipulation of land recordsThe Allahabad High Court on Wednesday issued notices to BSP supremo Mayawati and two of her close relatives on a PIL alleging "manipulation" of land records in their native village while she was the UP chief minister.
Feb 13, 2017
Kambala: After Jallikattu ordinance in TN, Karnataka Assembly passes bill to allow outlawed buffalo raceKarnataka assembly on Monday passed a bill to facilitate the conduct of "Kambala" — a buffalo race in the state's coastal areas.
Jan 09, 2017
SC seeks reply from Centre, 6 six states on return of unutilised farmers land acquired for SEZsThe Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the central and six state governments on a PIL seeking return of unutilised land of farmers that were acquired for SEZs and a CBI probe into the alleged diversion of loans raised by the SEZ developers.
Dec 31, 2016
Netflix, Pokémon Go, US Presidential elections: The pop culture moments that defined 2016On this the final day of the mockery that was 2016, let’s look back at this year through the prism of pop culture: From JK Rowling to late night TV, the end of Vine, and the loss of too many icons to count
Dec 03, 2016
Madras High Court restricts demolishing a private property encroaching upon govt landThe Madras High Court has restrained the Kancheepuram district authorities from demolishing a private property allegedly encroaching upon government land at a village in the district