All eyes on Governor

The Supreme Court had disposed of a plea of the kin of those killed along with former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991, challenging the State government’s 2014 decision to release seven convicts in the assassination case. Continue Reading

Rajiv convicts’ release: Ball in Governor’s court, says SC

The Supreme Court today dismissed pleas of families of those killed along with former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991, objecting to the Tamilnadu government’s 2014 decision to release seven convicts in the case. Continue Reading

7 Rajiv Gandhi case convicts: Govt cannot force Governor’s hand, says Minister

Speaking to mediapersons this morning, the minister said, “The matter is in the hands of the Governor. It is on hold due to the Supreme Court’s verdict. So, only the Governor can decide on it. According to the Constitution, the State government cannot force the Governor to decide on the issue.” Continue Reading