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Justice, bottom up

No amount of judicial reform is likely to yield results unless legal education is also cleaned up.

Brutality can't be sole criteria for terming case as 'rarest of rare',awarding death: SC

The SC cautioned courts to act with utmost responsibility when awarding death penalty.


Gurgaon gets fast-track court for crime against women cases

Following in Delhi’s footsteps,Gurgaon has set up an exclusive fast-track court on Wednesday to hear cases pertaining to crimes against women.

House arrest,election ban: Silvio Berlusconi ruling in detail

Berlusconi cannot be a candidate for the next six years under a law passed in 2012.

Scenes in film 'Innocence of Muslims' blocked on Web: Police

The Cyber Crime Investigation cell of Mumbai police's Crime Branch today informed the Bombay High Court that on police's request,video-sharing portal Youtube (a Google subsidiary),had blocked "objectionable scenes" in the controversial anti-Islam film 'The Innocence of Muslims'.

‘No place for corruption in judiciary’

Acting Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court Justice Jasbir Singh on saturday said corruption has no place in the judicial system and everybody involved in the system should do the best to maintain the public faith in judiciary.


BJP ‘vision paper’ soon

BJP chief Nitin Gadkari will release a “vision document” for UP — product of seven months’ labour — on January 16

US Senator Kerry in Pak to resolve Davis crisis

Pakistan formally charged Davis with murder.

Speedy justice to help achieve double-digit growth: Montek

Stressing upon reducing the pendency of court cases by improving the judicial system....

Judicial system to be re-established in former LTTE-held towns

Over a year after liberating Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu from the LTTE,Sri Lanka will reestablish judicial system in the two districts from next month replacing two decades of 'Kangaroo Courts' run by the now vanquished Tamil Tigers.