Institutionalising Hindutva

Hindutva in Judiciary

Muzaffarnagar Riots: Court Acquits 20 People Accused Of Burning Down Muslims’ Houses After Witnesses Turn Hostile

By Rushda Fathima Khan A local court in Uttar Pradesh on Monday acquitted 20 people who were accused of burning houses, robbery and extortion in...

Indian court exhorts Modi to “protect Hindu rights” with further communalist “cow protection” legislation

By Kranti Kumara A High Court judge in Allahabad in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh issued a reactionary ruling dripping with Hindu-supremacism earlier...

Gyanvapi mosque title dispute | Allahabad High Court stays lower court proceedings

‘Judicial enthusiasm should not obliterate the profound responsibility that is expected from the court below’   The Allahabad High Court on Thursday placed an interim stay...

Watch | Is Justice Qureshi’s Exclusion from SC the Price for Sending Amit Shah to Jail?

By Arfa Khanum Sherwani On Tuesday, Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana administered the oath of office to nine new judges, including three women judges,...

Cow should be declared national animal, given fundamental rights: Allahabad High Court

The Allahabad High Court Wednesday said that the cow is “part and parcel” of India’s culture and should be declared as the national animal. The...

Former CJI Bobde meets Mohan Bhagwat at RSS headquarters in Nagpur

By Vivek Deshpande  Former Chief Justice of India (CJI) S A Bobde on Tuesday met Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat. While RSS officials denied...