Pegasus raises dark questions about the Supreme Court and judicial independence

By Shoaib Daniyal Judicial independence is a necessary condition for democracy since it acts as a check to authoritarian power. However, a hallmark of the...

Acquitted – first judgment in Northeast Delhi riots case is out

By Anand Mohan J  More than a year after the Northeast Delhi riots, a Delhi court Tuesday pronounced its first judgment in a riots case,...

Mathura court denies bail to journalist Siddique Kappan

New Delhi: A Mathura court on Tuesday dismissed the bail plea of journalist Siddique Kappan who was picked up by the UP Police in...

Bar Association of India Criticises New BCI Rules Prohibiting Criticism of...

The Bar Association of India (BAI), a voluntary organisation of lawyers, has passed a resolution against the Bar Council of India’s(BCI) rules that seek to prohibit...

A Crisis of Resistance: Aftermath of the Ayodhya Judgement

BY ARITRO BOSE AND JIBRAAN MANSOOR In an intricate analysis of the debates around the Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act, 1991, ARITRO BOSE and...

‘In last few years, at times state has backed mob attacking...

Justice Mathur admits “guilt” about CAA protests’ hearing not being taken to conclusion, criticises “liberal use” of NSA and sedition law, expresses concern over...

Political prisoners under Modi Regime in bad health, lose family amid...

By Yashraj Sharma “Suppose my daughter has to stay in jail for a really long time and there comes a time when she is not able...

New SC judgment a threat to Muslim quota in Telangana and...

Senior Congress politician and Opposition Leader of Telangana Legislative Council, Mohammed Ali Shabbir has said that the Telangana and Andhra Pradesh governments must take...

Exclusive: Is Sangh Parivar planning another Babri in Uttar Pradesh?

By HW Staff Writer On April 8, a Civil Court in Varanasi, a town in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh ordered the Archaeological Survey...

Krishna Janmabhoomi Case: Application Seeks ASI Test at Agra’s Jahanara Mosque

By The Wire Staff New Delhi: An application has been filed before a Mathura court seeking a ground radiology test by the Archaeological Survey of India...

Gyanvapi Masjid Moves Allahabad HC Against Planned ASI Survey, Calls it...

By The Wire Staff New Delhi: The Anjuman Intezamia Masjid Varanasi, representing Gyanvapi Masjid, has moved an urgent application before the Allahabad high court to...

Judge Who Acquitted All In Babri Demolition Case Appointed By UP...

By LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK Retired CBI judge Surendra Kumar Yadav, who delivered the Babri demolition verdict, was appointed the Up-Lokayukta (Deputy Lokayukta) of Uttar Pradesh. He...

Another Babri? Varanasi Court Permits ASI To Survey Kashi Vishwanath Temple,...

A court in Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi city on Thursday allowed the Archaeological Survey of India to conduct a survey of Kashi Vishwanath Temple and...