80 of 1,113 Judges in SC and HCs Women, Yet No Reservation for Female Representation in Judiciary

Women judges comprise only 7.9% of the total number of judges in these courts. Of these 80 women judges, two are in the Supreme Court and the other 78... Read more »

Tata Projects wins bid to construct new Parliament building for Rs 861.90 crore

New Delhi: Tata Projects Limited on Wednesday won the bid to construct a new parliament building at a cost of Rs 861.90 crore, officials said. The new building will... Read more »

Delhi riots: Police file chargesheet against 15 under UAPA for ‘larger conspiracy’

New Delhi: Six more persons will soon be charge-sheeted in connection with the February riots, the Delhi Police said on Wednesday as it filed in a city court a... Read more »

‘Dignified Procedure of Death’: Calcutta HC Allows Kin of Covid-19 Victims to Perform Last Rites

The court directed that the persons handling the body shall go directly from the hospitals to the crematorium or burial ground and not to anywhere else including the home... Read more »

Bengaluru Civic Body Issues Notices to Pvt Hospitals for Not Allocating 50% Beds for Govt Covid Patients

The private hospitals have now been given 48 hours to file compliance report to the BBMP commissioner failing which action would be initiated against them. Read the Rest at... Read more »

75 Army Personnel Killed in Ceasefire Violations by Pakistan Since 2014, Says Govt

The maximum of 137 “battle casualties” was reported in 2017 while the figure was 133 in 2016. Read the Rest at News18 Read more »

Chinese troops playing Punjabi songs on loudspeakers at Finger 4 near LAC

Chinese soldiers have put up loudspeakers playing out Punjabi numbers near the Finger 4 area at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) where India is in a strategically better... Read more »

Pakistan Court Indicts 4 Close Aides of Hafiz Saeed in Terror Financing Cases

"Terror financing charges were framed on Hafiz Abdul Rehman Makki (brother-in-law of Saeed), Yahya Mujahid (JuD spokesperson), Zafar Iqbal and Muhammad Ashraf in four more cases, a court official... Read more »

China Will Overtake US Economy, but Its Hegemony May Look Different: Former Indian Foreign Secretary

Former foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale said unlike the US, the Chinese are not interested in policing the world or being culturally dominant but are keen on securing the flow... Read more »

NHRC Orders Assam Govt to Pay Rs 1 Lakh to Muslim Man Beaten by Mob, Forced to Eat Pork for Selling Beef

The commission also took a serious note of the fact that neither the Chief Secretary replied to a show-cause notice nor the Director-General of Police submitted the action taken... Read more »