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After Lenin, Periyar, statues of SP Mookerjee, Ambedkar vandalised

After Lenin, Periyar, statues of SP Mookerjee, Ambedkar vandal...

A bust of Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee was vandalised in Kolkata on Wednesday, allegedly by Left supporters, an obvious act of retribution following the razing of statues of Soviet icon Vladimir Illyich Lenin in Tripura, officials said. A statue of Dalit icon Dr B R Ambedkar was also vandalised and replaced later in Meerut district of Uttar Pradesh, amid the ongoing spate of incidents targeting statues and busts of known figures across the country. IMAGE: A police official along ..., 1 week ago

Need to balance national interest, right to privacy: SC on Aadhaar issue

There is a need to strike a balance between individual’s privacy rights and the State’s responsibilities at a time when the nation faces threats of terrorism and money laundering and to keep a tab on welfare expenditure, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday. Its observation came after a senior lawyer, challenging the validity of the government’s flagship Aadhaar programme and its enabling Act of 2016, said the Constitution does not allow a surveillance State as it is ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

How the Supreme Court standoff can be resolved

'Somebody will need to blow the whistle, call the play to a halt, and convince all players that they belong on the same side of the goal,' says Shekhar Gupta. IMAGE: Supreme Court Justices Jasti Chelameswar, left, and Ranjan Gogoi at the January 12, 2018 press conference in New Delhi. Photograph: Ravi Choudhary/PTI Photo A fortnight ago, I was tempted to twist former British prime minister Harold Wilson's familiar line: A week is a long time in politics. I suggest, therefore, that a weekend is ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: SC asks Centre to decide on fate of 7 convicts

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to take a decision within three months on a 2016 missive sent by the Tamil Nadu government seeking an approval to release seven convicts in the 1991 Rajiv Gandhi assassination case. The letter sent on March 2, ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Aadhaar an "electronic leash" on citizens: SC told

New Delhi: Terming Aadhaar as "an electronic leash", a senior lawyer today told the Supreme Court that the government could completely destroy an individual by "switching off" the 12-digit unique identifier number. The argument was made before a five-judge ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago Aadhaar an electronic leash: lawyer  Deccan Herald1 month ago

The judges did what they could. If CJI doesn't act, now Parliament should

The four judges of the Supreme Court who took the country by storm on 12 January can be accused of many things but not immature rebellion. They did fling convention out of the window, but they did not play to the gallery. Four senior-most judges of the ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
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