While there is concern over history-sheeters detained under the Goondas Act walking free using legal loopholes, human rights advocates are equally worried over the frequent political abuse of the legislation.
05 Aug 2013
Police personnel say couples smitten by love are increasingly looking at police stations as a place where their romantic relationship will be blessed.
15 Jul 2013
To curb undue delay in delivery of justice, the Union Law Ministry has proposed to impose a penalty on lower court judges who grant frequent adjournments without any justifiable reason.
08 Jul 2013
A section of judicial officers says it is unfair to blame judges for delays in hearing and disposing of cases. Instead, it is the lawyers who have to share the blame for the delay in hearing of cases as they often come up with compelling reasons for not being able to appear in court.
08 Jul 2013
A public interest litigation waged in the Madras High Court (Madurai Bench) questioning the validity of LLB or Bachelor of Law degrees awarded recklessly in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh has brought into focus the notoriety of such institutions.
01 Jul 2013
A 14-year-old boy in Kovilpalayam village here, who was highly addicted to intoxicants like whiteners and glues, died during sleep in his house in the wee hours of Monday.
25 Apr 2013
Gloves are off and a full scale battle appears to be on the cards as regulator wants to keep cable TV out of State control. So, why is the Centre running Prasar Bharati by proxy, critics argue
31 Dec 2012
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02 Nov 2012
Judge M P Subramaniam holds the lone surviving accused in Kovai siblings’ rape and murder case guilty on five criminal counts
30 Oct 2012
Though rules mandate 20 days training, many agencies do not have any programme
25 Oct 2012
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