SC notice to Centre, J&K on Vaiko’s plea

The Supreme Court today sought response from the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea seeking to produce before court former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, who is allegedly under detention following the scrapping of the state’s special status. Continue Reading

Chidambaram being shamefully hunted down: Priyanka

A day after the Delhi High Court refused to grant P Chidambaram any protection from arrest in the INX media case, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today slammed the BJP government over the action of probe agencies against him. Continue Reading

Chidambaram’s legal team asks CBI not to take any coercive action till SC hearing

The legal team of P Chidambaram has asked the CBI not to take any coercive action against the former Union finance minister as his petition is to be heard in the Supreme Court Wednesday morning. Continue Reading

Will wait for sometime, says SC on removal of media restrictions in J-K

The Supreme Court today said it will wait for sometime before passing any direction on the plea seeking removal of restrictions on the media in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of abrogation of Article 370 after the Centre said curbs are being lifted gradually. Continue Reading

Fair & lovely

The legal mandate of the CBI must be strengthened by having a comprehensive legislation addressing deficiencies relating to organisational structure, charter of functions, limits of power, superintendence, and oversight, Gogoi said. Continue Reading

SC denies Saravana Bhavan owner’s plea for time extension

Saravana Bhavan chain of restaurants owner P Rajagopal, who is facing life sentence in a murder case, had sought the Supreme Court to the delay his prison sentence citing ill health, but his request was denied today. Continue Reading