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Advocate Lekshmana Chandra Victoria Gowri on Tuesday took oath as an additional judge of the Madras high court. Latest news at news18.com...
The plea challenging L Victoria Gowri’s appointment as Madras HC judge was submitted by senior advocate Raju Ramachandran...
Some bar members of the Madras High Court had written to the Chief Justice of India seeking recall of the recommendation made for appointing Ms Gowri as an additional judge of the high court....
Some bar members of the Madras HC had written to the CJI seeking recall of the recommendation made for appointing Gowri as an additional judge of the high court alleging she made hate speeches against Christians and Muslims...
In a significant development, the Supreme Court today advanced to February 7 the hearing on a plea challenging the appointment of lawyer Lekshmana Chandra Victoria Gowri as a judge of the Madras High Court, soon after the Centre...
India on Tuesday sent to Turkey relief materials, a mobile hospital and specialised search and rescue teams in two C-17 Globemaster military transport aircraft to help the country in the wake of the devastating earthquake....
Pakistan denied its airspace to Indian Air Force aircraft travelling to Turkey early Tuesday morning, CNN-News18 has learned. This is the second time that Pakistan has attempted to prevent India from sending humanitarian aid to nations in need of it...
Hours after the announcement made by the Prime Minister's Office, India has dispatched the first batch of earthquake relief material to Turkey aboard an Indian Air Force aircraft....
PM Modi’s principal secretary PK Mishra held a meeting in the South Block to discuss immediate relief measures. Two teams of the NDRF comprising 100 personnel with specially trained dog squads and necessary equipment are ready to be flown to the earthquake-hit area....
The government on Monday decided to immediately dispatch search and rescue teams of the National Disaster Response Force, medical teams and relief material to earthquake-hit Turkey....
The chargesheet has carried a blow-by-blow account of when and how Shraddha Walkar's live-in partner Aaftab Poonawala disposed of her body parts and tried to hide the entire case....
Aaftab Poonawala, the main accused in the gruesome Mehrauli murder case, met another girl, named Aditi, on dating app Bumble after killing and dismembering his live-in partner Shraddha Walkar, the Delhi Police chargesheet has revealed. It alleged that Poonawala used to move Walkar’s body parts from the fridge to a lower cabinet in the kitchen whenever Aditi used to visit his home....
Aaftab Poonawala had used mixer to turn the bones of live-in partner Shraddha Walkar to powder and disposed of her head after three months, the chargesheet filed in the case has said...
Delhi police's 6,600-page charge sheet in the horrific Sharddha Walkar murder case has revealed more disturbing details, giving a blow-by-blow account of how Aaftab Poonawala disposed of every body part, and how he cleaned up after....
The names of the judges were recommended for elevation as apex court judges by the Supreme Court Collegium on December 13, 2022....
The five judges appointed to the Supreme Court over the weekend, taking its strength to 32 against the sanctioned strength of 34, took oath on Monday. Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud administered the oath of office to the five judges....
Over the past few months, the court has refused to let the disparaging public comments made by government functionaries about the Collegium affect it...
President Droupadi Murmu will be the chief guest at Delhi University's convocation during which over 1.5 lakh students will receive their degrees, a varsity official said....
President Droupadi Murmu will be the chief guest at Delhi University's convocation during which over 1.5 lakh students will receive their degrees, a varsity official said....
Bilkis Bano Rape Case: All 11 convicts were granted remission by the Gujarat government and released on August 15, last year....
The Supreme Court on Tuesday assured Bilkis Bano, who was gang-raped and seven members of her family killed during the 2002 Gujarat riots, that her plea against the remission of the sentence of 11 convicts will be heard soon....
Fans have opined that Virat Kohli’s latest tweet is related to a commercial....
Virat Kohli revealed that he has lost his new phone. Zomato's hilarious response has gone viral....
The Rs 3,600-crore alleged scam relates to the purchase of 12 VVIP helicopters from AgustaWestland....
A bench of Chief Justice DY Chandrachud and Justices PS Narasimha and JB Pardiwala said James' argument that he be released on bail on the ground that he has served half of the maximum sentence in the cases cannot be accepted....
The mayoral election in the national capital was stalled last month for the second time as the MCD House was adjourned indefinitely by the lieutenant governor-appointed presiding officer...
The first two sessions of the MCD House -- held on January 6 and January 24 -- were adjourned by the presiding officer following a ruckus between the members of the BJP and the AAP....
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday ruled that conducting a "virginity test" on a female accused is unconstitutional, sexist and in violation of the right to dignity....
The virginity test conducted on a female detainee/accused is declared unconstitutional and in violation of Article 21 of the Constitution, the Delhi High Court said....
Natasha Perianayagam, whose parents hail from Chennai, said she loves doodling and reading JRR Tolkien's novels in her spare time...
Indian-American schoolgirl Natasha Perianayagam was named in the "world's brightest" students list for the second consecutive year by the US-based Johns Hopkins Center For Talented Youth....
Hillary Clinton attended a programme in Ahmedabad on Sunday to mark 50 years of SEWA as a trade union...
Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton will on Tuesday arrive in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district where she will visit the world famous Ellora Caves on Wednesday, an official said....
in November 2022, the special PMLA court in Ghaziabad took cognisance of the prosecution complaint (charge sheet) filed by the ED and summoned Rana Ayyub....
The Supreme Court today dismissed a plea of journalist Rana Ayyub challenging summons by the Ghaziabad special court in a money laundering case....
The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court in an interim order has restrained the police from conducting mock drills in which personnel playing the part of terrorists are shown as belonging to a particular community....
The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court in an interim order has restrained the police from conducting mock drills in which personnel playing the part of terrorists are shown as belonging to a particular community....
There will be 25 embarkation points for Haj-2023 and forms for going on the pilgrimage will be out very soon with the application being available free of cost, according to the Ministry for Minority Affairs....
The new Haj policy stated that out of the total number of quota allocated to the government of India, 80 per cent will be allocated to the Haj Committee of India and the remaining 20 per cent will be allocated to private operators....
Rahul Gandhi today launched a sharp attack in parliament on Prime Minister Narendra Modi linked to billionaire Gautam Adani, whose companies are in the spotlight after US-based short-seller Hindenburg Research alleged stocks manipulation....
A total of 63 passengers have been put on the 'No Fly List' by the directorate general of civil aviation (DGCA) in the last year, the central government revealed a Lok Sabha reply on Monday. These include two incidents of urinating that have come to the notice of DGCA in the last year, according to the government...
The civil aviation ministry on Monday said three passengers have been put on the 'No Fly List' this year while a total of 63 passengers were placed on the list in 2022....
After losing her job in 2017, the woman from Dwarka joined a fake call centre which scammed people with fake loans and ended up becoming a 50 per cent partner in the gig within four months of joining....
A 25-year-old woman was arrested for allegedly duping several people posing as the executive of either a bank or a credit card company and inducing them with reward points, police said on Monday....
Further, under the Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (FEMA), assets amounting to Rs 289.28 crore have been seized...
The enforcement directorate has attached Rs 936 crore proceeds of crime and arrested 5 five persons related to cryptocurrency fraud, Parliament was informed on Monday....
In his letter to Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge, Balasaheb Thorat, a former state unit chief and minister, also said he is not being consulted before decisions were taken, his aide told news agency PTI....
The matter comes days after then Nashik graduates constituency MLC Sudhir Tambe, who is the brother-in-law of Thorat, declined to contest despite being the Congress' official candidate and got his son Satyajit Tambe to fight as an independent...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the name has been picked up from Karnataka where the millets are called 'Siri Dhaanya', which is a colloquial way of saying 'Sri Dhaanya'....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited's helicopter factory -- the country's largest chopper manufacturing facility -- in Tumakuru district of Karnataka....
Out of the total pregnancy, 1,04,264 women were 19 years or less, comprising 16.79 per cent of the expecting mothers, according to the RCH portal data shared by the chief minister....
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today said the teenage pregnancy ratio in the state is alarming at 16.8 per cent....
The Delhi High Court on Monday refused to pass directions concerning a PIL filed seeking direction to the Central government and the Election Commission (EC) to determine if it is feasible to hold the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections at the same time in 2024...
The petitioner, advocate Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay, sought directions to the Centre and the EC to consider conducting simultaneous Lok Sabha and assembly elections to save money, reduce burden on security forces and public administration....
The HC said that it has been a consistent view of the court that proceedings under the Domestic Violence Act can be transferred to the family court...
A woman is entitled to maintenance under provisions of the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act (DV Act) even after divorce, the Bombay High Court has said....
Turkey, Syria Earthquake: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several other Indian politicians on Monday expressed condolences over the tragedy in which over 2,300 have lost their lives....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that India is ready to provide all possible help to the earthquake-affected people in Turkey....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met CEOs of several companies during India Energy Week 2023 in Bengaluru....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the National Green Hydrogen Mission would give a new direction to India in the 21st century....
On January 29, a unidentified man was killed after being run over by a train while crossing a track between Boisar and Palghar stations....
A 60-year-old auto-rickshaw driver, presumed dead by his family and buried, has been found alive in Maharashtra's Palghar district, police said on Monday....
Amid protests in Barak Valley, Morigaon and Dhubri, the crackdown on child marriage in Assam entered the fourth day on Monday, with the number of arrests rising to 2,441...
The crackdown on child marriage in Assam entered the fourth day on Monday, with the number of arrests totaling 2,441 so far, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said....
Three policemen were injured in the stone pelting that took place on Saturday during the drive to demolish a vehicle showroom built on encroached land in Malik Market in Narwal bypass area...
Five people were arrested and four detained in connection with stone pelting during an anti-encroachment drive in Jammu last week, police said on Monday....
India on Monday reported 91 new Covid cases, bringing the total number of coronavirus infections to 4,46,83,454....
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 0.14 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was 0.08 per cent....
Former Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday said Union Budget 2023-24 is a "silent strike" on the poor by the Modi government and hits at the heart of all far-reaching rights-based legislation enacted during the UPA rule....
Minor girl gang-raped, minor girl hands and legs tied assam, 2 arrested for alleged gang-rape of minor in Assam...
Two people have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a minor girl who was found unconscious in Dibrugarh, the police informed on Sunday....