Salman Khan hit-and-run: Plea in Bombay HC to look into witness death
Salman Khan hit-and-run: Plea in Bombay HC to look into witness death

Bombay High Court has received a plea from a Pune based activist Hemant Patil seeking to analyse the death of constable Ravindra Patil.

HC issues notice to Rajinikanth on a petition by a financier
HC issues notice to Rajinikanth on a petition by a financier

The Madras High Court today ordered issue of notice to Tamil superstar Rajinikant on a plea by a financier seeking to initiate action against Kasthoori Raja, father of the actor's son-in-law.

Alia, Anushka, Sonakshi protest on social media to stop Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China
Alia, Anushka, Sonakshi protest on social media to stop Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China

As gross as it may sound, but bizarre things do happen in the world. The Yulin Dog Meat Festival of China is a merciless slaughtering of tens of thousands of dogs, which takes place every year in Southern China. They are skinned, roasted and boiled alive in public.

Provide free treatment to cancer patient: HC tells AIIMS

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed AIIMS to provide free of cost necessary treatment to a blood cancer patient till the next date of hearing in July.

Princeton Students launch petition to ban Big Sean's show
Princeton Students launch petition to ban Big Sean's show

Students at Princeton University aren't happy to have Big Sean as a performer for an upcoming concert at the campus. Two students have started a petition to ban the rapper from the show, alleging that he promotes "rape culture and misogyny" with his lyrics, reported Ace Showbiz.

Petition seeking prosecution of Obama for defaming India "dismissed as withdrawn"

A petition, filed in the Allahabad High Court seeking prosecution of US President Barack Obama for allegedly defaming India by commenting on religious intolerance in the country, was on Friday “dismissed as withdrawn”.

All decks cleared for 'Komban'

 The Madras High Court bench here on Wednesday refused to pass an interim injunction restraining the makers of actor Karthi-starrer Tamil rural actioner "Komban" from releasing the film in cinemas.

Petition signed to prevent Kanye from headlining Glastonbury
Petition signed to prevent Kanye from headlining Glastonbury

An online petition has been launched to ban rapper Kanye West from headlining the popular music festival Glastonbury. West, 37, recently confirmed he would take over the famous Pyramid Stage on June 27.

Petition in HC against Rajinikanth, 'Lingaa' producer
Petition in HC against Rajinikanth, 'Lingaa' producer

A criminal original petition was today filed in the Madras High Court seeking a direction to the Commissioner of Police, Greater Chennai city, to register a criminal case against superstar Rajinikanth and the producer of 'Lingaa' for allegedly causing a loss of Rs 21 crore to the government exchequer.

N Srinivasan should not have presided over BCCI's working committee meeting: Supreme Court
N Srinivasan should not have presided over BCCI's working committee meeting: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday expressed its displeasure over Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president in-exile N. Srinivasan's chairing of recent working committee meeting in Chennai.

Supreme Court to hear CAB's contempt plea against N Srinivasan today
Supreme Court to hear CAB's contempt plea against N Srinivasan today

The Supreme Court on Monday will hear a contempt of court petition against Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president in-exile N. Srinivasan for presiding over a working committee meeting in Chennai on February 8.

Petition challenges appointment of Abhijit Chakraborti as Jadavpur University VC

The Calcutta High Court Tuesday directed Jadavpur University vice-chancellor Abhijit Chakraborti to file an affidavit stating his position on a petition challenging his appointment.

Rajinikanth's `Lingaa` to face trouble in court
Rajinikanth's `Lingaa` to face trouble in court

Superstar Rajinikanth's `Lingaa` might be in trouble after an aspiring filmmaker has taken it to the court.

HC closes plea to withdraw cases against anti-KKNPP agitators

The Madras High Court closed a petition seeking a direction from the court to Tamil Nadu Home Secretary to issue orders to withdraw cases filed against "innocent" fisher folk youth who took part in the anti-Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant agitation.

Himachal court pulls up BCCI over dues
Himachal court pulls up BCCI over dues

The Himachal Pradesh High Court Tuesday issued notice to the BCCI and others over payment dues regarding security cover for the IPL matches at the Dharamsala cricket stadium.

Petition in support of US nuns reaches Vatican

A 17,000-name petition in support of Roman Catholic nuns in the United States deemed too liberal by the Vatican has been delivered to the Holy See, organizers said Monday.

Please sign the petition, help save Raju the elephant!
Please sign the petition, help save Raju the elephant!

It's the story of Raju, the elephant who wept as he was rescued from fifty years of torment and abuse. This tale also brings to the fore the issue of animal cruelty and the apathy of human beings towards mute beings.

SC rejects plea to ban Aamir Khan's 'PK'; says don't watch it if you don't like it

In a breather to Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, the Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed the petition seeking stay on the release of his much-talked about film `P.K`. The SC maintained that any restrictions on release of film would affect constitutional right of the film makers.

Petition targets Italy football federation hopeful Carlo Tavecchio

Tens of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for scandal-plagued Carlo Tavecchio to step down as a candidate for president of the Italian football federation over his racist remarks.

IHC reserves ruling on petition against new PCB constitution

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Thursday reserved its ruling on a petition filed by some members of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) challenging the new constitution of the establishment.