SC allows Mehbooba Mufti’s daughter to meet her in Kashmir

The Supreme Court today allowed former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti’s daughter to meet her in Kashmir, where she is under detention following the revocation of the State’s special status a month ago. Continue Reading

Hindus believe Ayodhya is Ram’s birthplace: Ram Lalla counsel to SC

It is the belief of Hindus that Ayodhya is Lord Ram’s birthplace and the court should not go beyond to see how rational it is, said deity Ram Lalla Virajman’s counsel today before the Supreme Court which is hearing the politically sensitive Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case for the sixth day. Continue Reading

Turf war: Pondy CM Narayanasamy welcomes SC verdict on Bedi’s plea

Supreme Court rejected the appeal by Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi and Union Home Ministry challenging the verdict of the Madras High Court delivered on 8 May that the Lt Governor could not interfere in the day-to-day activities of the elected government in the Union Territory. Continue Reading

TN oppn parties oppose 10% quota, govt to seek legal opinion

At an all party meeting held here Monday by the government, an overwhelming majority, including the DMK, opposed the 10 per cent reservation for the Economically Weaker Sections in medical admissions alleging it went against social justice. Continue Reading