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.
The attack triggered the heaviest fighting in Tripoli for months, undercutting claims by the internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA) to have largely stabilised the city.
The arrangements represented “unprecedented conflicts of interest” because Trump oversees the federal government and has not divested from properties he owns or that carry his name.
The case of Judge Loya together with this ‘Great Dissent’ by four sitting judges of the Supreme Court is a telling comment on the imperiled status of the rights to dignity, life and liberty of the entire judiciary.
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.
Sources who were present in the meeting said that the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture decided to withdraw the contentious draft report opposing the disinvestment of Air India.
When asked why he gave his resignation, he said that the opposition was trying to corner the chief minister by making false allegations against him and was demanding his resignation.
Kalimuthu, a 19 year old who was seated in a front row of the viewers’ gallery, suffered a fatal stomach injury when the bull running in the playing arena attacked him.
The agitating students are demanding immediate revocation of the bill, which had been passed in the West Bengal assembly last year.
Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy fired Carles Puigdemont as Catalonia’s leader for declaring an independent republic following an ‘illegal’ referendum.
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.
Mauritius is pushing India – its key ally – to submit a written statement backing it on the Chagos question before the International Court of Justice.
With a hitherto unimpressive track record, particularly with respect to delivery timelines, PSU shipyards need to introspect and get their act together.
Science – in settings familiar and otherwise – draws us closer to our fears and teaches us to be smart about them.
The incremental approach towards the divestment is obviously aimed at ensuring that non-controlling partial ownership doesn’t fall into ‘undesirable’ hands.
A fortnightly column reflecting on chapters of India’s political past that are relevant today.
The central government and public sector industries account for the bulk of contributions.
Deals signed included subject areas like homeopathic research, film production and cyber security. Defence cooperation remained under wraps.
There is no clarity yet if the Indian embassy, located in a high-security diplomatic zone, was the target of the attack.
Videos of people screaming and rushing out of the building went viral on social media.
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.
The amount was released by the Ministry of Culture to the producer Vinay Dhumale after he passed off footage from a television programme on Bal Gangadhar Tilak as a film.
Sushma Swaraj won peoples’ hearts with her open access policy on Twitter. Which is why her brittle response to an op-ed criticising her performance as foreign minister has surprised so many.
We cannot simply rely on the actions of concerned individuals. What’s needed goes beyond reusing plastic water bottles and taking reusable bags to the supermarket.
In a coordinated attack, yellow-throated martens can bring down rhesus macaques, mouse deer, musk deer, barking deer, langurs, even Himalayan tahr. Whence their gumption?
Despite campaign promises that Trump would be Haiti’s “biggest champion”, his administration had already demonstrated its disregard for its people.
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.
While the state’s approach in dealing with Dalit protests may not change, the changed context in which Dalits are successful in bringing their issues centre stage has the potential to bring out new possibilities.
More than 650,000 Rohingya have headed across the border to Bangladesh after a sweeping Myanmar army counter offensive in response to Rohingya militant attacks on August 25, 2017.
We have an obligation to those whose valour and heroism deserves recognition even if they fought and died as part of a war that was not India’s.
UIDAI’s current move is likely to benefit those individuals who face difficulty in procuring aadhaar via other biometric authentication such as fingerprint and iris scan.
The CBI’s submissions came while a single bench of Justice Revati Mohite-Dere was hearing a revision application filed by Sohrabuddin’s brother Rubabuddin Shaikh, challenging the trial court orders of discharge of these officers.
The family of Kashmiri trader Bilal Kawa, recently arrested in New Delhi for his alleged involvement in the Red Fort terror attack, says he’s innocent and was framed.
Shrinivas Loya also said he wanted an inquiry into the death of the judge.
Residents in Gaza said Israeli jets bombed an area east of the southern town of Rafah, by the Egyptian and Israeli borders.
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.