Vinod Dua discusses the judge Loya case in light of his son Anuj Loya’s press conference and the recent crisis in the Supreme Court of India.
The Wire Staff
It is unethical on the part of public sector banks to extract a penalty from financially weaker account holders while writing off huge loans to corporate customers, says the Centre for Financial Accountability.
The Annual Status of Education Report for 2017 has surveyed how much 14-18 year olds in rural areas are learning in school.
Following the latest daily price hike, petrol was selling at a three-year high price of Rs 71.27 and diesel at a record Rs 61.88 a litre in Delhi.
The constitution bench, formed earlier to hear the Aadhaar matter, comprises CJI Dipak Misra and Justices A.K. Sikri, A.M. Khanwilkar, D.Y. Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan.
While the RTE Act makes education a fundamental right for every child between six and 14 years of age, it does not include any penal provisions in case parents or teachers do not adhere to its provisions.
Senior RSS functionary J. Nandakumar has claimed the public attack against the Chief Justice of India came on the heels of the CJI’s order to reopen cases relating to 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
The discourse delivered by Mahatma Gandhi at the prayer meeting on January 16, 1948, the fourth day of his final fast.
At a public meeting, Gaware said many of Loya’s friends, including judges, had had their suspicions when the CBI judge died of a sudden heart attack.
Doval, India’s most powerful security bureaucrat, reportedly attended a BJP-RSS meeting where election strategies for three Northeastern states were discussed.
Urmilesh discusses the implications of the unprecedented press conference by four SC judges with Bhadra Sinha, senior assistant editor at Hindustan Times, and Siddharth Varadarajan, founding editor of The Wire.
Ajoy Ashirwad speaks with Niranjan Takle, the Caravan Magazine reporter who broke the story on the suspicious circumstances surrounding judge Loya’s death.
Siddharth Varadarajan, founding editor of The Wire, interviews Talmiz Ahmad, former Indian ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Oman and the UAE, about Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to India, Israel-India defence and trade partnership and India’s response to the Israel-Palestine conflict.
Shrinivas Loya also said he wanted an inquiry into the death of the judge.
On January 4, hundreds of ABVP activists had created a ruckus outside the St Mary’s PG College in Vidisha after being denied entry into the premises.
The discourse delivered by Mahatma Gandhi at the prayer meeting on January 15, 1948, the third day of his final fast.
South Africa, Botswana and Senegal have summoned US diplomats, the African Union termed Trump’s remark as ‘very racist’
“I had suspicions earlier, but now have no doubts,” Anuj Loya told a press conference, requesting the media “not to harass the family.”
Two days after Supreme Court justices J. Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B. Lokur and Kurian Joseph held a press conference to discuss administrative issues plaguing the apex court, four former judges have written an open letter to Chief Justice of India (CJI) Deepak Misra urging him to set up […]
The incident, which involved through the sifting of call data records as well, raises questions as to the extent of illegality within India’s legal framework for surveillance.
The World Bank’s chief economist said he would recalculate national rankings of business competitiveness going back at least four years.
One of the tweets from the account of India’s permanent representative to the UN, Syed Akbaruddin, was a link to a YouTube video of Turkish hackers Ayyildiz Tim.
The discourse delivered by Mahatma Gandhi at the prayer meeting on January 14, 1948, the second day of his final fast.
Maya Mirchandani discusses what US president Donald Trump’s tweet on Pakistan means for India with Happymon Jacob, associate professor in JNU and Bharath Gopalaswamy, director of the South Asia Center at the Atlantic Council.
The discourse delivered by Mahatma Gandhi at the prayer meeting on January 13, 1948, the first day of his final fast.
Senior judges highlight example of case assigned to bench which subsequently ruled on an issue that it did not have the authority to pronounce on.
‘Jan Gan Man Ki Baat’ Episode 180: SC Judges’ Press Conference And Challenges Before The Indian Judiciary
Vinod Dua discusses the historic press conference by four rebel Supreme Court judges and the challenges before the Indian judiciary.
‘Dark Day for Democracy’: Radio Silence from BJP over SC Row, Cong Calls for Probe into Loya’s Death
Political parties reacted cautiously to the concerns raised by four SC judges over judicial interference and ‘selective assignments’.
Passports of Indian citizens who haven’t passed 10th standard will have an orange jacket instead of dark blue.
A look at how the case progressed.
MK Venu, founding editor of The Wire, and Hartosh Singh Bal, political editor of The Caravan, discuss the implications today’s historic press conference by four SC justices could have on the case.
Siddharth Varadarajan, founding editor of The Wire, discusses the implications of today’s historic press conference by four top justices of the Supreme Court.
“Democracy won’t survive without a free judiciary.”
State chief minister Vijay Rupani has said that a two-day special session will be held after January 20.
Full text of the letter four senior Supreme Court Justices submitted to the CJI several months ago. A press conference on the same issue was held on Friday.
Three years later, with claims and counter-claims over the judge’s death piling up, the son’s plea for an independent investigation might well be the only way to settle this matter one way or another.
Vinod Dua discusses the case of Indian journalists stealing silver cutlery during an official dinner in London and the latest available data on the ambitious smart cities project.
A Serial Killer on the Loose? Murder and Rape of 8-Year-Old Zainab Ansari in Pakistan Causes Outrage
Being the twelfth such case over the past few years, police believe a serial rapist-murderer is stalking the children of Kasur.
SC Seeks Centre’s Response on PIL Alleging Mandatory Prayers in Kendriya Vidyalayas Promote Hinduism
The apex court found the petition raises a crucial issue of where a secular state is compelling students from diverse faiths and beliefs to recite prayers “based on Hindu religion” under the threat of punishment.
A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud today took note of the submission seeking urgent hearing on the plea for a probe into the case.