Temple can’t bar women’s entry, says SC on Sabarimala issue

By V. Jagannathan and Sanu George New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram/Sabarimala, Jan 11 : The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that no temple can bar the entry of women devotees — except on the basis of religion. Judges Dipak Misra, Pinaki Chandra Ghose and N.V. Ramana said this while hearing a petition by the Indian Young Lawyers Association […]

Court grants bail to Unitech officials

New Delhi Jan 11 : A magisterial court here on Monday sent Unitech chairman, two managing directors and a director to 14 days judicial custody in alleged cheating cases filed by two investors but the sessions court later granted the three interim bail. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Gaurav Rao denied bail to Unitech chairman Ramesh […]

SC to hear petitions to quash Jallikattu notification

New Delhi, Jan 11 : The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear a batch of petitions against a recent government notification permitting Tamil Nadu’s Jallikattu bull taming sport with some restrictions. A bench of Chief Justice T.S. Thakur, Justice A.K.Sikri and Justice R. Banumathi agreed to hear the pleas after they were mentioned by senior […]

Court allows Swamy’s plea for documents in National Herald case

New Delhi, Jan 11 : A court here on Monday allowed the plea of Bhartiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy seeking some documents to support his National Herald case against Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi. Metropolitan magistrate Lovleen allowed the plea of Swamy seeking some documents from various ministries and other […]