Sana Shakil

Merely 10 per cent judges in India's higher judiciary

There are only 69 women judges in HCs making the total percentage of women judges in HCs a mere 10 percent.

02 Aug 2017

Labour courts in India record a good decline in pendency of cases

In 2016-2017, the labour courts had a backlog of 13,853 cases as compared to the backlog of 13,717 cases in 2016-2017.

31 Jul 2017

Kerala, Karnataka's students avail maximum benefit of government's education loans for OBCs

The statistics in this regard were revealed in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday by Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Krishan Pal Gurjar.

28 Jul 2017

Airlines lose huge money on hoax bomb calls; maximum calls received in Delhi

According to government data accessed by the Express, there were 14 hoax calls in 2014. This figure grew to 34 in 2015 and the number of hoax calls increased to 54 in 2016.

28 Jul 2017

After Calcutta HC's rap, Centre finalises appointment of five new judges

Interestingly, the names of all these five were initially rejected by the government when it was first sent to them by the Supreme Court collegium nearly ten months ago.

24 Jul 2017

Yakub Memon's mercy plea needed to be reconsidered just like Kulbhushan Jadhav's, feels Gopalkrishna Krishna Gandhi

UPA’s Vice-Presidential candidate talks to Sana Shakil about the elections, supporting Yakub Memon’s mercy petition and how he is not banking on his grandfather’s name alone.

24 Jul 2017

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