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Ram Nath Kovind has joined Twitter as new President of the country
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Ram Nath Kovind has joined Twitter as new President of the country

Ram Nath Kovind's transition into the cyber world as the President was swift, smooth and seamless.

Justice CS Karnan row: Controversial Calcutta High Court judge retires; still evading arrest
India

Justice CS Karnan row: Controversial Calcutta High Court judge retires; still evading arrest

Controversial Calcutta High Court judge CS Karnan, who has been evading arrest since 9 May after being sentenced to six months imprisonment for contempt of court by the Supreme Court, retires on Monday.

Delhi High Court rejects plea for FIR on Kalikho Pul's alleged suicide note
India

Delhi High Court rejects plea for FIR on Kalikho Pul's alleged suicide note

The Delhi High Court rejected a plea filed by a group of lawyers on allegations made in Kalikho Pul's suicide note, saying the petitioners were "busy-bodies" making "wild allegations"

Triple talaq row: Muslims resorting to the practice will face social boycott, AIMPLB tells SC
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Triple talaq row: Muslims resorting to the practice will face social boycott, AIMPLB tells SC

Muslims resorting to triple talaq will face "social boycott" and an advisory will be issued to the qazis (judge of a Sharia court) that they should tell the grooms that they will not resort to such a form of divorce, a prominent Muslim body told the Supreme Court on Monday.

Triple talaq hearing: SC says it will determine whether the practice is fundamental to Islam
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Triple talaq hearing: SC says it will determine whether the practice is fundamental to Islam

The Supreme Court on Thursday commenced its historic hearing on a clutch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the practice of triple talaq and nikah halala among Muslims.

CJI J S Khehar says digital filing of cases in SC would make system transparent
India

CJI J S Khehar says digital filing of cases in SC would make system transparent

Digital filing of cases would make the judicial system "extremely transparent" and rule out any manipulation of records, Chief Justice of India (CJI) J S Khehar said on Wednesday.

SC refuses plea to make Hindi compulsory from class I - VIII
India

SC refuses plea to make Hindi compulsory from class I - VIII

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea seeking a direction to the Centre, the states and union territories to make Hindi compulsory for students of class I-VIII across the country to promote national unity.

Centre tells SC it has discussed minority issues with Jammu and Kashmir govt
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Centre tells SC it has discussed minority issues with Jammu and Kashmir govt

Union ministries have held a meeting with Jammu and Kashmir government to find a solution to issues, including whether the 68 percent Muslims in the state can be regarded as minority and can avail benefits under that category, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Monday.

Supreme Court says paramilitary forces must check cattle smuggling to Bangladesh
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Supreme Court says paramilitary forces must check cattle smuggling to Bangladesh

Paramilitary forces and the local administration in the districts bordering Bangladesh should be involved in preventing cattle smuggling, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday.

Chief Justice of India asks finance ministry to give details on major tax cases
Business

Chief Justice of India asks finance ministry to give details on major tax cases

The Chief Justice also spoke about an alternative redressal mechanism to reduce pendency of cases in various courts and said "we can deal with a little bit of our arrears if there is a re-look at litigations pending with us at all levels of all courts."

CJI T S Thakur hopes to 'sort out' issues raised by Justice Chelameswar
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CJI T S Thakur hopes to 'sort out' issues raised by Justice Chelameswar

Chief Justice of India T S Thakur on Saturday expressed hope that the controversy arising out of the refusal of Justice J Chelameswar to take part in Collegium meetings would be sorted out.