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SC quashes Maharashtra law granting quota to Marathas, refuses to revisit old verdict

The court said that to change the 50 per cent limit is to have a society which is not founded on equality but based on caste rule

05 May 2021 11:05 PM

‘Blackmailed, forced’: Maryam on Pakistan judge's verdict against Nawaz Sharif

Sharif and his family have denied any wrongdoing and allege that the corruption cases against them were politically motivated.

07 Jul 2019 12:43 PM

‘No interference required’; SC rejects plea challenging Rao’s appointment

The verdict came on a plea of NGO, Common Cause, which had challenged the appointment of Rao as interim CBI director.

19 Feb 2019 11:34 AM

Nirbhaya verdict: Use of iron rods proved by dying declaration, DNA, says SC

The men had inserted the iron rods in the private parts of the victim in the most 'inhumane manner', police said.

05 May 2017 9:27 PM

Nirbhaya case: Public prosecutor Nikam expresses apprehension over SC order being challenged

Nikam said the convicts still have the option of approaching the President and can file a mercy petition asking him to revoke the order.

05 May 2017 9:06 PM


Nirbhaya gangrape case: Death penalty does not deter crime, say activists

Activists are raising questions not just about the death penalty, but about the definition of 'rarest of rare' cases.

05 May 2017 8:56 PM

After conviction, Sasikala out of Tamil Nadu CM race for 10 years

The judgement comes as a big boost to Panneerselvam, who has been locked in a bitter power struggle with the AIADMK chief.

14 Feb 2017 11:26 AM

Crucial SC verdict on Sasikala's DA case today, security tightened in Tamil Nadu

Additional police has been deployed at the Chief Minister's Greenways road residence and Raj Bhavan besides Koovathur resort.

14 Feb 2017 9:03 AM