Nirbhaya case: SC dismisses curative plea of Pawan Gupta

The Supreme Court today dismissed a curative petition filed by convict Pawan Kumar Gupta who was sentenced to death in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case. Continue Reading

SC refuses to accept Vodafone’s proposal

The Supreme Court today refused to accept telecom firm Vodafone’s proposal to pay Rs 2,500 crore by today and Rs 1,000 crore by Friday against adjusted gross revenue (AGR) dues and that no coercive action be taken against it. Continue Reading

Supreme Court expresses serious concern on manual scavenging

Expressing serious concern over people dying during manual scavenging and sewage cleaning in India, the Supreme Court today said nowhere in the world people are sent to “gas chambers to die”. Continue Reading