NEW DELHI - The Supreme Court has ratified the life sentence given to a woman from Wardha in Maharashtra for killing her neighbour by setting her ablaze after a quarrel.
BHOPAL - Hindu rightwing groups are all set to play spoilsport on Valentine’s Day here Saturday by threatening to marry off young lovers or giving them a good beating. But a lawyers’ outfit and some political parties say they will not let the ‘moral police’ get away with it.
NEW DELHI - Was the death sentence given to Moninder Singh Pandher and his domestic help Surendra Koli warranted or valid? Eminent lawyers Friday differed in their views with some saying they were opposed to capital punishment and others saying that this case could be categorised as ‘rarest of rare’.
NEW DELHI - Can women be allowed to undergo abortion beyond the 20th week of pregnancy, the legal limit, in case the foetus is detected with life threatening deformities? The lawsuit was put before the Supreme Court Friday by a Mumbai-based gynaecologist.
NEW DELHI - The Supreme Court Friday issued notices to four states for details of measures they have undertaken to prevent children from falling into deep and narrow open borewells in rural areas.
GHAZIABAD - Businessman Moninder Singh Pandher and his domestic help Surinder Koli continue to remain a threat to society, prosecution and the victim’s lawyers Friday argued before the court, hours before the two were sentenced to death for raping and killing a 14-year-old of Nithari village near here four years ago.
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