On Tuesday, amid much debate and deliberation, the Rajya Sabha cleared the much-awaited Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Bill 2015 against the backdrop of the 2012 gang rape-cum-murder. Here are edited excerpts from Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam’s Kanimozhi’s speech during which she pushed for sending the bill to a Select Committee, arguing that further examination was required to decide whether the age for punitive action should be reduced to ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Rajya Sabha passes Juvenile Justice Bill - Rediff.com, 1 month ago
'Decks must be cleared for complete reform.' BCCI granted four weeks to respond on the implementation of the recommendations. IMAGE: Justice R M Lodha, chairman of the Supreme Court-appointed Lodha Committee, centre, Justice Ashok Bhan, left, and Justice RV Raveendran at the announcement of their verdict on the Indian Premier League spot-fixing scandal, in New Delhi. Photograph: Kamal Singh/PTI The Supreme Court has urged the Board of Control for Cricket in India to follow the ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
Criminalise marital rape, and register forced anal penetration in a marriage under section 376 of the IPC as rape and not under section 377 as unnatural sex, says a report submitted by amicus curiae Indira Jaising to the Supreme Court in cases pertaining to ...DNA, 1 month ago
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