The quest for justice in Chhattisgarh

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Chhattisgarh government's panel to "review cases against Scheduled Tribes and other residents of the Naxal region in the state" is set to begin work on October 30. The commit... Read More

The Kashmir dilemma

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The government, on Monday, partly lifted the ban on mobile phones in Kashmir. This sparked the revival of instant communication, bringing forth both heartwarming and heartbreakin... Read More

In search of identity in India

Nepal, Oct. 17 -- India is in the process of getting rid of its old soul and finding a new one. The process is undefined and confusing while the architects are imposing their will in calling it 'New I... Read More

Parliament's winter session likely to be held Nov 18-Dec 13

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The winter session of Parliament is likely to be held from November 18 to December 13. A meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA), headed by Defence Mini... Read More

SC to hear plea on insurance for co-op bank customers

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a petition seeking 100% insurance coverage of deposits made by customers of cooperative banks, a case that follows the fraud at Punjab & Mah... Read More

SC questions govt for not producing orders

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday questioned the Centre's failure to produce in court executive orders on the lockdown, restrictions on public movement and communication blockade en... Read More

Search intensifies for a candidate for the now-vacant post of House Speaker

Kathmandu, Oct. 17 -- After Krishna Bahadur Mahara's resignation as House Speaker following rape allegations, the political parties are now attempting to reach consensus on his successor. The appoint... Read More

Won't recuse, we are under attack: Justice Mishra

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- Justice Arun Mishra, a senior judge of the Supreme Court, deprecated the "emerging trend" on social media of pressurising the judiciary and judges to give up cases and said such ... Read More

charge sheet against ex-min in 22-yr-old case

Jaipur, Oct. 17 -- Twenty two years after a former minister in the Rajasthan government allegedly slapped an IAS officer, the CID-CB has presented it's chargesheet in a Jaipur court. Former BJP leader... Read More

Parties continue to look the other way while their leaders get arrested for crimes

Kathmandu, Oct. 17 -- In the past two weeks alone, three sitting lawmakers from the House of Representatives have been arrested by police. Krishna Bahadur Mahara, who was Speaker of the House and a M... Read More