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Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy: Mamata Banerjee welcomes apex court order
India

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy: Mamata Banerjee welcomes apex court order

Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court's ruling on right to privacy

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy a blow to fascist forces, says Rahul Gandhi
India

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy a blow to fascist forces, says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi welcomed the Supreme Court verdict upholding the Right to Privacy as a Fundamental Right and said it was a major blow to "fascist forces".

SC verdict on Right to Privacy is most important judgment since advent of Constitution, says P Chidambaram
India

SC verdict on Right to Privacy is most important judgment since advent of Constitution, says P Chidambaram

Welcoming the Supreme Court's judgment declaring the right to privacy a fundamental right under the Constitution, P Chidambaram said privacy was at the core of personal liberty.

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy: Congress calls judgement a setback for NDA government
India

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy: Congress calls judgement a setback for NDA government

The Congress on Thursday described the Supreme Court judgement on right to privacy as a landmark verdict

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy: Legal experts welcome SC order, calls it 'progressive'
India

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy: Legal experts welcome SC order, calls it 'progressive'

In a landmark decision that will affect the lives of all Indians, the Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously declared that right to privacy was a Fundamental right under the Constitution.

Right to privacy is fundamental right: 'Reasonable restrictions' remain as Supreme Court delivers historic judgment
India

Right to privacy is fundamental right: 'Reasonable restrictions' remain as Supreme Court delivers historic judgment

In a landmark decision that will affect the lives of all Indians, the Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously declared that right to privacy was a fundamental right under the Constitution.

Right to privacy is a fundamental right, says SC: Arvind Kejriwal welcomes verdict
India

Right to privacy is a fundamental right, says SC: Arvind Kejriwal welcomes verdict

Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy as a fundamental right.

MP Sharma and Kharak Singh's case: 'Privacy not a Fundamental Right,' Supreme Court had held decades ago
India

MP Sharma and Kharak Singh's case: 'Privacy not a Fundamental Right,' Supreme Court had held decades ago

The current issue of the right to privacy recalls two earlier judgments of the Supreme Court, MP Sharma’s case in 1954 and Kharak Singh’s case in 1962, where the apex court had held that privacy was not a fundamental right.

Triple talaq verdict: India committed to gender equality, SC says in minority judgement
India

Triple talaq verdict: India committed to gender equality, SC says in minority judgement

India is committed to gender equality and eradication of discrimination on the basis of sex, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said in its minority verdict on the practice of triple talaq among Muslims.

Anupam Kher wades into Kashmir debate again, says issue can be resolved by scrapping Article 370
India

Anupam Kher wades into Kashmir debate again, says issue can be resolved by scrapping Article 370

Actor Anupam Kher Monday said the Kashmir problem can be solved by scrapping Article 370 of the Indian Constitution

Article 35-A is an 'unconstitutional provision' of law; Farooq Abdullah is 'misleading' people, says BJP
India

Article 35-A is an 'unconstitutional provision' of law; Farooq Abdullah is 'misleading' people, says BJP

BJP on Tuesday said, "Article 35-A is an unconstitutional provision of law", hitting out at the Opposition for its stand on Article 35-A

Venkaiah Naidu says friction between Centre and states steadily declining
India

Venkaiah Naidu says friction between Centre and states steadily declining

The Indian Constitution had matured over the years with frictions between the Centre and the states declining, said Vice-President-elect Venkaiah Naidu

Presidential Election 2017 result: Sonia and Rahul Gandhi congratulate Ram Nath Kovind
India

Presidential Election 2017 result: Sonia and Rahul Gandhi congratulate Ram Nath Kovind

Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday congratulated Ram Nath Kovind on being elected the President of India and reminded him that the president has been entrusted with the task of upholding the Constitution of India

SC hearing Aadhaar petitions: Right to privacy is an important tool for women living in patriarchal world
India

SC hearing Aadhaar petitions: Right to privacy is an important tool for women living in patriarchal world

In its relentless march towards universal Aadhaar, the government is currently arguing before the Supreme Court that citizens don’t, in fact, have a fundamental right to privacy. While this should scare everyone in the country, women especially should be particularly concerned with the upcoming judgment and what it could potentially mean for us.

Editors Guild condemns Karnataka Assembly for sentencing journalists to prison for writing 'defamatory' articles
India

Editors Guild condemns Karnataka Assembly for sentencing journalists to prison for writing 'defamatory' articles

Two journalists were recently sentenced to a year in jail and a fine of Rs 10,000 each by the Assembly.

Privacy row: Supreme Court and Indian govt must play net nannies to protect gullible users from Facebook
Tech

Privacy row: Supreme Court and Indian govt must play net nannies to protect gullible users from Facebook

both the government and the highest court of the land must step in to protect legitimate citizen rights by being pro-active and informed — something unsuspecting smartphone users are not good at as the digital explosion creates a new divide between the “knows” and the “know-nots”

Supreme Court: No summer vacation for 15 judges, to hear cases on triple talaq, WhatsApp privacy
India

Supreme Court: No summer vacation for 15 judges, to hear cases on triple talaq, WhatsApp privacy

In a first, at least 15 judges of the Supreme Court comprising three separate Constitution benches will hear petitions on triple talaq cases and other “issues of grave importance” during the summer break

Sasikala convicted: Composite floor test may not be Constitution-mandated but effective SC innovation
Politics

Sasikala convicted: Composite floor test may not be Constitution-mandated but effective SC innovation

Composite floor test likewise calls upon the MLAs to vote compositely — whether you are for Palanisamy or O Panneerselvam. This is the best under the circumstances.

AIADMK crisis: Between Sasikala and Panneerselvam, 'wait and watch' would have been best
Politics

AIADMK crisis: Between Sasikala and Panneerselvam, 'wait and watch' would have been best

Every stakeholder in the political crisis in Tamil Nadu seems to be making the same error: acting in haste instead of waiting for the drama to unfold on its own and democracy to have its say

Supreme Court rules that political parties, leaders cannot ask for votes in name of religion
India

Supreme Court rules that political parties, leaders cannot ask for votes in name of religion

The Supreme Court has ruled that the use of religion to fetch votes during polls and election campaigning cannot be allowed and that there should be no seeking of votes in the name of caste and religion.