‘Will you withdraw or should we dismiss’: SC refuses to entertain Prashant Bhushan’s PIL on ‘decongestion of jails’ over coronavirus pandemic
The Supreme Court stated that the coronavirus situation is different on every state and a general order cannot be passed. The bench asked Bhushan to approach individual state HCs with his PIL regarding jail decongestion.
Coronavirus fallout: Maharashtra to grant temporary parole to 17,000 prisoners as COVID-19 spreads in jails
A high-powered committee has decided to grant temporary parole to 17,000 prisoners from jails across Maharashtra.
Iran: Instagram couple sentenced to 16 years prison, 74 lashes and three months of unpaid labour in absentia for “propaganda against the regime”
The state of Iran has been inherently regressive and obstructive whereas social media is concerned and has banned its use it the country
Jordan: Man released early from prison to contain Coronavirus spread, dies immediately by a celebratory gunshot fired by cousin celebrating his release
Sari Salem Wardat in Jordan was shot dead by a celebratory gunshot fired by his cousin on the occasion of his early release from prison
Quarantine centre will be declared as temporary jail if anyone attempts to leave without doctor’s permission: Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma
Himanta Biswa Sarma said that if the inmates continue their Facebook live protests, the govt will declare the quarantine centre as a temporary jail
Jalees Ansari, a medical doctor by profession, has been associated in over 50 bomb blast cases since the 1990s. He was one of the terrorists who had undergone training in Pakistan in the early 90s.
Gwalior ADG’s Gita awareness campaign: Muslim murder convict in jail takes up Gita reading, believes religion unites
Akeel has stated that he believes that religions always teach good things. He has been reading books in jail and being a Muslim, he has been reading books on his religion. He has expressed a desire to read Gita too.
Responding to the court's remark, senior Congress leader and Supreme Court advocate Sibal said, "My Lords, he is 74 years old."
Sirsa police recommends parole to Dera Sacha Sauda chief for ‘farming’, says he has ‘not committed any crimes’ in prison
As per new reports, Gurmeet Singh’s parole application may be cancelled as land records submitted by the Revenue Department showed that he does not own land.
While addressing a rally in Nagpur, out-on-bail in National Herald scam, Congress President Rahul Gandhi threatened to jail Prime Minister Narendra Modi when Congress comes to power after the Lok Sabha elections.
Here are the six significant statements by the court today while denying bail to Tahir Hussain, accused in the Delhi anti-Hindu riots
Tahir Hussain had sought bail saying there was no cogent evidence to link him to Ankit Sharma's murder
Nepal PM says Shri Ram was Nepali and India has created ‘fake Ayodhya’, admits scholars will not believe his ‘new fact’
Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli claimed that India falsely says Shri Ram was born in Ayodhya, India.
Amidst rising demand to boycott Chinese products, Bollywood actor Karthik Aryan drops multi-crore endorsement deal with Oppo
Karthik Aryan has become the first Bollywood actor to drop a multi-crore deal with a Chinese brand.
AMU girl complains about being threatened and hounded since CAA was passed, told she will be made to wear “brass hijab”
Calling her a "Sanghi", the fellow AMU students had attacked her for calling out sexualisation of women in the varsity
The death of BJP MLA Debendra Nath Roy shows that no opposition political leader is safe in West Bengal
BJP MLA in West Bengal, Debendra Nath Roy, was found hanging in public on Monday.
The curious case of ‘Drone Boy’ who has made 600 drones using broken mixer grinders and televisions. A fact-check
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While 'drone boy' Prathap NM has claimed to have made 600 drones using e-waste, not a single photo or video of them exist
‘Drone boy’ Prathap NM makes a statement after OpIndia fact-check: Here is why his explanation makes little sense
'Drone boy' Prathap NM says he won't show his drones due to intellectual property issues, but will show certificates from unregistered events
Sachin Pilot reaches Delhi with 25 MLAs amid speculations of Rajasthan government collapse, Gehlot holds late night meetings
Ashok Gehlot claimed that the State government was stable and would continue to remain so despite all efforts to the contrary
Pakistanis are shocked that Turkish actress does not cover herself head-to-toe in real life like her role in TV show Ertugrul, slams for wearing...
Pakistani Islamists troll Turkish actress Esra Bilgiç for her modern clothing, not traditional dress like her historical role in a TV show
Stand-up comedian apologises for insulting memorial to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in Arabian sea after MNS workers vandalised studio
The stand-up 'comedian' Agrima Joshua had made scornfully derisive remarks in her video against the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial that is going to be erected in the Arabian Sea