Supreme Court stays the death sentence of two convicts in the Delhi gang-rape case. While all four adults were convicted of raping and killing a young student in Delhi in December, 2012, only two had challenged the order of the Delhi High Court, which had awarded the death sentence. The four convicts in the December 16 gang rape-cum-murder case were on September 13, 2013, awarded the death penalty by a Delhi court which said the gravity of the offence cannot be tolerated."Death to ... Rediff.com, 1 week ago
The Supreme Court has refused to grant bail to Asaram Bapu in a rape case filed in Gujarat. The court has asked him to approach the High Court. The Apex court, however, agrees to hear his bail plea in another rape case lodged against him in Rajasthan and issues notice to the state government. ...Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
In an bid to bring more transparency and acting on a directive of the Delhi high court, the IITs will for the first time, invite queries from candidates and stakeholders regarding answer keys before evaluating the Optical Response Sheets (ORS).Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
Special CBI Judge OP Saini said this after special public prosecutor UU Lalit informed the court that he would file the replies on the bail pleas on May 30. During the hearing, the counsel appearing for the accused told the court that scrutiny of ...Jagran Post, 1 month ago
A local court on Friday issued arrest warrants against "Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram Leela" director -producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali, actors Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra and Ranveer Singh in connection with a case alleging that few scenes in the movie hurt the religious sentiments of the Hindus. ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Recent media reports suggested that the Narendra Modi government at the Centre is seeking the removal of governors of states appointed by the previous Congress government. Subhash C Kashyap, former secretary-general of the Lok Sabha and a constitutional expert, speaks to Manavi Kapur on the predicament that several governors are now facing What is a governor's role? A governor is the link between the Union and the state. He has to take care of the ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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