A two-day “open hearing session” camp was organised by the NHRC in Ahmedabad to take up about 155 cases of human rights violations, including those of SC/ST victims, in Gujarat and adjoining Union Territories of Daman & Diu and Dadara & Nagar Haveli.
While returning collegium proposal to elevate Justice K M Joseph to SC, govt said his state, Kerala, has adequate representation in higher judiciary. A look at the serving SC judges, and their parent cadre.
The police have registered an FIR against three people — Panna Lal Jat, his wife Gita Devi and son Gurdip — for allegedly murdering the woman whose body was found hanging from a tree near their house on April 20.
The apex court had issued notices to the Kathua Bar Association, J&K High Court Bar Association and Bar Council of India over charges that the lawyers prevented the presentation of the chargesheet in the case.