May 10, 2011
Former Doordarshan Director General Aruna Sharma, facing CBI probe in controversial SIS-Live Commonwealth Games broadcast deal, had allegedly blocked the information to the contract even though the...
May 7, 2011
Sanction by higher authority for probe to be waived
April 30, 2011
The present development process excludes a majority of the people as a structural requirement, chairperson of the Karnataka State Human Rights Commission S.R. Nayak said here on Friday.He w...
March 16, 2011
State Planning Board Vice-Chairman Prabhat Patnaik has said that selective judicial activism was worse, as it works against the interests of the people.
In his address at the inaugurat...
February 23, 2011
They have initiated class action lawsuit for human trafficking
January 31, 2011
"Its use is a standard procedure across U.S. for a variety of investigations" »
January 16, 2011
Amid a debate over phone-tapping and making conversations public without authorisation, the Telecom Ministry has proposed a penalty of up to Rs. 2 crore on unlawfully tapping, as against jus...
January 13, 2011
More than 20 cases were resolved in Dakshina Kannada district by using the Saksharata Ratha — the bus modified by Karnataka State Legal Services Authority for legal awareness and Lok Adalats...
January 10, 2011
A Chennai court on Monday issued summons to the author of an article published in a Tamil bi-weekly, its editor, printer and publisher on a criminal defamation complaint filed by the Tamil N...
May 8, 2011
Former Chief Justices had opined that it should be kept out of the ambit of the bill
May 3, 2011
The Manipal University, in association with the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), New Delhi, will organise a seminar on “Reforms in policing systems and methods” here...
April 21, 2011
Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde today said he was reconsidering his decision to be on the joint drafting committee on Lokpal Bill, apparently upset over the "vilification campaign&quo...
Alirajpur (Madhya Pradesh),
April 15, 2011
“Slowly, but surely, every one of us who has been to the factories in Gujarat will die, and there is nothing we can do to change that,” Buddha (45) of Undli village says bitterly.<...
March 7, 2011
Women's day It is good to be bold and women need to be firm in dealing with harassers. Prabalika M. Borah gives the lowdown on how to take them on
February 18, 2011
The Supreme Court today gave the last opportunity to Tamil Nadu government and its police to spell out their stands on a plea of two human rights activists alleging harassment for taking up...
January 23, 2011
While the Right to Information Act was a powerful instrument in the hands of the people, it was time the civil activists became aggressive, G. Ramakrishnan, former State Information Commissi...
January 14, 2011
As many as 50,000 cases including criminal and civil besides various other offences like traffic violations are likely to come up for hearing during the day-long Maha Lok Adalat scheduled to...
January 12, 2011
This refers to the thesis put forward in a judgment delivered on January 5, 2011 by a Supreme Court Bench comprising Justice Markandey Katju and Justice Gyan Sudha Misra (“India, large...
January 3, 2011
The counsel for three servants, who were released after being named as accused in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case, today said they will seek compensation and will also ask the court to start...