Law

News about judgements of the courts and articles regarding specific laws of the land that matter.

Delhi pollution is killing us anyway: Death row convict in Nirbhaya case mocks supreme court with bizarre argument in review petition

Akshay Singh, who had not filed the review plea earlier with the other three convicts, has now moved the apex…

Laws should be amended so accused in rape cases do not get bail: Sister of Hyderabad rape and murder victim

Sister of Hyderabad rape victim has demanded that law should be amended to ensure that accused in rape cases do…

As Telangana police files case against 4 dead rape accused for attacking police, petition filed in SC against their encounter

Petition has been filed in SC seeking action against Hyderabad police personnel involved in the Telangana encounter

Law Ministry charts a comprehensive plan to get rid of pending rape and POCSO cases in 1 year with 1023 fast-track courts

Law Ministry plans to setup 1023 Fast Track Court across the country to dispose of the pending rape and POCSO…

Advocate Rajeev Dhavan who was ‘sacked unceremoniously’ by Jamiat and other Muslim parties is back on board

Dhavan will be handling the four review petition filed by Muslim parties in the Supreme Court against its November 9th…

Child rapists convicted under POCSO should not have the right to file mercy petitions: President Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind said that there should be no provision for the child rape convicts to file a mercy…

Here is why it is not the Ayodhya judgement that needs to be reviewed, but the vicious and toxic mindset of Muslim parties

Before filing mischievous Review in a matter like Ayodhya, the Petitioner should have thought that the land has not been…

Telangana encounter: No right answer

In the wee hours of the morning, the four accused in the Telangana rape and murder case were shot dead…

Citizenship Amendment Bill to be tabled this session, HM Amit Shah holds last round of meetings

The BJP on Tuesday has informed all its MPs to be present in the house in the coming days and…

President of Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind files review petition against the Ayodha Verdict in the Supreme Court

The petition filed by Maulana Syed Ashhad Rashidi accused the Supreme Court of condoning the 'illegalities' committed by the Hindu…

Rape and murder of veterinarian: Shadnagar Bar Association, Telangana District and Mahabubnagar Bar Councils refuse to represent murderers

Preeti Reddy (name changed) from Telangana was subjected to brutal gang-rape and murder by 4 individuals in Shamshabad

All India Muslim Personal Law Board to file a review petition in the Ram Janmabhoomi case in first week of December

AIMPLB said that "all Muslim organisations" were on the same page about the Ayodhya review petition

Kapil Sibal in SC defends fake news spread by IndiaSpend, whose founding trustee is the Data Analytics head of Congress

Kapil Sibal defended fake news about Kashmir by IndiaSpend while arguing a case in the SC

Pakistan is instigating Jihad against India through internet, restrictions necessary in Kashmir: Solicitor General at Supreme Court

The SG cited before the SC that the Pakistan based terror groups use the internet to instigate the masses of…

Petition in Bombay HC wants ‘perpetual injunction’ against BJP and Shiv Sena from forming govt with any other party

The petition also demands that FIRs be registered against the BJP and Shiv Sena for breaching trust of voters

Delhi pollution: SC says national capital is worse than ‘narak’ (hell), to take suo moto cognisance on water pollution controversy

Owing to pollution, the Supreme Court today said that Delhi has become worse than 'narak' (hell).

Madras HC orders temple lands to remain in possession of deities, halts state govt’s efforts to handover land to encroachers

The Tamil Nadu Government's long-drawn effort to acquire the temple lands to allegedly hand it over to the squatters has…

Indian Idol Judge calls former Supreme Court Judge ‘disgraceful’ and ‘coward’, receives severe backlash

Sharing an article, Vishal Dadlani had made disparaging comments on the legacy of former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi…

Uttar Pradesh: Law panel draft recommends strict laws against forced religious conversions with jail term upto 7 years

Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission Chief, Justice Aditya Nath Mittal submitted a report to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, suggesting a…

Jamiat Ulama-e-Hind takes a u-turn, decides not to file review petition against Ayodhya verdict of Supreme Court

Ayodhya case: Jamiat-e-Ulama-e-Hind Chief had earlier said SC should have given alternate land to Hindus to build a temple instead…

Haren Pandya murder case: SC dismisses review petitions filed by 10 of the 12 radical Islamists, CBI had claimed they were trained by Pakistan’s ISI

In July, the apex court had sentenced 9 convicts to life imprisonment after setting aside their acquittal by the Gujarat…

Solicitor General cites OpIndia report in SC to debunk misleading report by IndiaSpend and The Wire on Kashmir

The Supreme Court (SC) is hearing cases related to the so-called communication shut-down in Kashmir after the abrogation of Article…

Parliament passes bill to remove Congress President as the permanent member of Jallianwala Bagh Memorial Trust

The Parliament on Tuesday has passed the Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial (Amendment) Bill, 2019 which seeks to remove the Congress…

Jamiat-e-Ulama-e-Hind Chief says SC should have given alternate land to Hindus for Ram Mandir, lies in the process

Jamiat-e-Ulama-e-Hind has said that SC should have given the alternate 5-acre land to Hindus to build a temple instead of…

Delhi HC says no copy-paste job in P Chidambaram’s bail plea order, asks Indian Express and The Hindu to publish the clarification

Indian Express and The Hindu had reported that parts of judgement in November 15 order were 'cut-paste' from another one.

Judge S Abdul Nazeer who was a part of Ayodhya and Triple Talaq verdict gets Z plus security after threats from Islamist PFI

The Central government has taken the decision to assign Z plus security to Judge S Abdul Nazeer who was a…

Muslim parties to file review petition against Ram Janmabhoomi judgement, AIMPLB decide to reject 5-acre alternate land

AIMPLB has decided to reject the 5-acre land granted by SC as compensation in the Ram Janmabhoomi case

Delhi High Court orders removal of ‘unauthorised’ Shiva and Hanuman temples for Chandni Chowk redevelopment plan

On Thursday, the Delhi High Court ordered the removal of an unauthorised temple falling in the middle of the Chandni…

Prima facie allegations serious, P Chidambaram played a ‘key and active role’: Delhi HC observes while dismissing bail

The Delhi High Court has dismissed yet another bail application of senior Congress leader and accused in INX Media scam…