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CJI Gogoi recommends Justice S A Bobde as his successor

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Friday sent a letter to the Centre ..

TDB president criticises govt for double standard in SC verdict on Maradu flats
Plaint filed in HC against restriction for using mobile phones in ladies’ hostels
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HC rejects plea questioning constitutional validity of masala bond

Camera, mobile phones to be restricted in Sabarimala

Pampa: Cameras and mobile phones, including those of mediapersons, will be strictly restricted on the Sabarimala premises, Travancore ..


Govt to expropriate excess land possessed by film celebrities

Edappal: The Kerala government has begun procedures to expropriate excess area of land under the possession of celebrities including ..

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After 21 days of arrest, Surendran gets conditional bail

Kochi: The Kerala High Court granted conditional bail to BJP Kerala General Secretary K Surendran in connection with the case for attempting ..

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Salary Challenge: Govt files appeal in SC

New Delhi: The state government filed an appeal in the Supreme Court against the High Court’s stay order on the Salary Challenge ..

Markandeya Katju

Sabarimala: Justice Markandey Katju lashes out at SC verdict

Former Supreme Court Judge Justice Markandey Katju has strongly criticised the Supreme Court verdict which allowed women of all age ..


Do not compel staff to take part in salary challenge: HC

Kochi: The Kerala High Court has directed that the government staff should not be compelled to accept the salary challenge demanding ..

High Court

HC directs to remove illegal religious institutions in public places

Alappuzha: The Kerala High Court has directed district judges to enforce the Supreme Court verdict to evacuate unauthorised religious ..


SC judge Jasti Chelameswar to demit office today

New Delhi: Justice Jasti Chelameswar, the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court, who led three senior judges to an unprecedented ..

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Grihalakshmi’s Breastfeeding Campaign: HC says nothing vulgar

Kochi: The High Court observed that the picture of a breastfeeding mother given on Grihalakshmi’s cover wasn’t obscene ..


Advocate Aloor won’t represent Pulsar Suni

Kochi: Advocate Aloor withdrew from representing Pulsar Suni in the actress-attack case. The decision was taken by pointing out that ..


Accused in Periya murder case gets life imprisonment

Kasargod: The accused who killed a minor boy was given life imprisonment and slapped a fine of Rs 1 lakh. Vijayakumar (38) was found ..


Nipah prevention; HC appreciates Health Dept

Kochi: High Court praised the attempts of Kerala government for implementing effective steps to prevent the fatal Nipah virus outbreak ..


Ordered case against Alencherry in complete faith

Kochi: Retired Kerala High Court Judge Justice B Kemal Pasha said he was fully confident when he ordered to charge a case against Cardinal ..

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D Cinemaas land row: Court dismisses VACB report

Thrissur: A court here on Thursday dismissed a report submitted by the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau (VACB) that had cleared ..


SC gives conditional nod to reopen toddy shops along NHs

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday gave permission to reopen toddy shops along the highways under stringent conditions. The order ..


Faced harsh criticisms; now obtained freedom: Hadiya

Kozhikode: In her first visit to Kerala after the Supreme Court’s crucial verdict, Hadiya said she had faced several accusations ..


SC restores Hadiya's marriage, sets aside HC order

The Supreme Court on Thursday restored the controversial marriage of Hadiya, formerly a Hindu, with Shafin Jahan, setting aside a Kerala ..

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Justice D. Sreedevi passes away

Kochi: Former Chief Justice of Kerala High Court and former Chairperson of Kerala Women’s Commission Justice D. Sreedevi (79) ..

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SC refuses to entertain plea to restrict media from reporting judges' controversy

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea seeking to restrain the media from publishing, discussing and politicising ..

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SC Judge recuses from hearing Thomas Chandy’s plea

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned a petition filed by former Transport Minister Thomas Chandy, facing allegation in ..

Supreme Court file

AG says 'all settled', 4 SC judges attend court

New Delhi: Four senior-most Supreme Court judges who had last week held an unprecedented press conference and raised issue of assignment ..

Saritha S Nair

Solar scam: Saritha moves HC seeking to suspend sentence in cheating case

Kochi: Saritha S Nair has moved the High Court challenging her conviction in the first case among a series of cheating cases against ..

Lalu Prasad Yadav

Fodder scam: Lalu's sentencing deferred to Thursday

Ranchi: A special CBI court on Wednesday deferred the sentencing till Thursday of jailed former Bihar Chief Minister and RJD chief ..

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All states should've courts to fix hartal compensation: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India has issued a directive to establish courts in all States and Union Territories to assess and ..


Hadiya to leave for Salem today amid tight security

New Delhi: A day after the Supreme Court freed Hadiya from the custody of her parents and asked her to attend college to pursue studies, ..


Can’t take Hadiya’s marriage consent into account: NIA

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA), which is probing the Hadiya case, will urge the Supreme Court not to take the woman’s ..


Malathy reaches Malappuram again to save her husband from death penalty

Panakkad: Wife of Tamil Nadu native, who was awarded capital punishment in Kuwait, has reached Malappuram again seeking help. Thanjavur ..


Jishnu case: SC asks state govt to produce case diary tomorrow

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the state government’s request to give more time to submit the case diary ..

Kerala High Court file

HC seeks report on RSS workers’ killings

Kochi: The High Court on Tuesday sought a report from the state government over the alleged killings of RSS workers in the state. ..

Supreme Court file

Fresh plea in SC over SNC-Lavalin case

New Delhi: A fresh petition has been submitted before the Supreme Court in connection with the SNC-Lavalin case. The petition has ..

Supreme Court file

SC indicates recognition of living will for passive euthanasia

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has indicated it might recognise the execution of 'living will' in cases of passive euthanasia, ..

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Nimisha’s mother to join as party in Hadiya case; demands NIA probe

New Delhi: Bindu, mother of Nimisha who allegedly left the country after religious conversion, has applied to join as party in the ..

Supreme Court file

Hanging to death: Mode of execution under SC scanner

New Delhi: 'Hang by the neck till death.' This legal mode of executing a death row convict came under the scanner of the Supreme ..

Supreme Court

Shefin Jahan moves SC, seeks to cancel NIA probe into Hadiya case

New Delhi: Shefin Jahan, whose marriage with Akhila alias Hadiya was annulled by the Kerala High Court, has moved the Supreme Court ..

Dipak Misra

Justice Dipak Misra sworn in as Chief Justice of India

New Delhi: Justice Dipak Misra was sworn in on Monday as the 45th Chief Justice of India (CJI). Justice Misra was administered the ..

Supreme Court

SC's landmark judgement on right to privacy today

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will pronounce its judgement on the vexatious issue whether the right to privacy can be held as a fundamental ..

Supreme Court

SC orders NIA probe into Kerala couple's marriage annulment case

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a National Investigation Agency (NIA) probe into the conversion and marriage of a ..

Supreme Court

POCSO can't be invoked for rape of adult with child-like brain: SC

New Delhi: The stringent POCSO Act to deal with sexual offences against minors cannot be invoked to prosecute a man for raping a mentally-challenged ..

Supreme Court

SC asks Centre to apprise it on steps to be taken on NRI voting

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today asked the Centre to apprise it within a week as to whether it is going to amend the election law ..


Madras HC order staying slaughter ban to cover entire country: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said the interim direction of the Madras High Court staying the Centre's notification banning ..

Tomin Thachankary

'Thachankary’s appointment was made at govt’s discretion'

Kochi: The appointment of ADGP Tomin J Thachankary at the police headquarters was made at the discretion of the government, according ..

Justice Karnan

Justice Karnan taken to Kolkata after SC rejected his bail plea

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to entertain former Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan's plea seeking interim bail ..

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SC to hear plea against ban on cattle sale for slaughter on June 15

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear on June 15 a plea challenging the government notification prohibiting the sale of animals at ..

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HC says no ban on slaughtering, consuming cattle meat

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday observed that no ban is placed on slaughtering cattle or consuming their meat as per the ..