Protestors demand Sri Lankan chief justice's resignation

Sri Lankan lawyers and civil society organisations staged a large protest outside the Supreme Court in Colombo Wednesday to press for the resignation of the island country`s controversial chief justice.

SC asks Google, Yahoo and Microsoft to stop sex-determination ads

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked websites to block advertisements featuring pre-natal sex determination.

SC asks websites to stop sex-determination advertisements

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked for blocking of websites featuring pre-natal sex determination advertisements.

Nithari killings: Surender Koli's death sentence commuted by Allahabad HC
Nithari killings: Surender Koli's death sentence commuted by Allahabad HC

The death sentence of Surender Koli, convicted in 2006 Nithari serial killings case, was on Wednesday commuted to life imprisonment by the Allahabad High Court on the ground of "inordinate delay" in deciding his mercy petition.

Sri Lanka reinstates impeached chief justice

Sri Lanka`s new president on Wednesday restored the country`s former chief justice after she was controversially impeached by the previous administration.

SC asks Swamy to approach HC for speedy trial of National Herald case

The Supreme Court has asked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy to make out a case in the Delhi High Court for a speedy trial in the National Herald case.

Toilets in schools should be clean with proper facilities: SC

Toilets in all schools should not be a mere "structure" but they should be clean and have proper facilities, the Supreme Court said today.

National Herald case: SC asks Swamy to approach HC for speedy trial

Supreme Court on Tuesday asked BJP leader Subramanian Swamy to make out a case in Delhi High Court for speedy trial of the National Herald case in which Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi along with three others have been summoned as accused.

Comment on govt FB page to vent grievance no offence: SC

 It is not an offence for any person to post grievance on a page created by a law enforcement agency on a social networking site as such an interface is meant to help the public, the Supreme Court has held.

SC sets free two Italians guilty of friend's murder

The Supreme Court has set free two Italians, undergoing life imprisonment for murder of their friend in 2010, saying the evidence submitted by the prosecution to suggest motive does not inspire confidence.

Comment on govt Facebook page to vent grievance no offence: SC

It is not an offence for any person to post grievance on a page created by a law enforcement agency on a social networking site as such an interface is meant to help the public, the Supreme Court has held.

Top US court to consider use of lethal drugs in executions

The US Supreme Court agreed Friday to consider whether a cocktail of lethal drugs used for executions in Oklahoma represent cruel and unusual punishment.

Professional engagement different from commercial interest, says Supreme Court
Professional engagement different from commercial interest, says Supreme Court

Dragging names of former players donning different roles in cricket did not cut much ice for N Srinivasan to remain at the helm of BCCI affairs, as the Supreme Court drew a clear distinction between commercial interest and professional engagement of a player on account of his proficiency in the game.

DNA: N Srinivasan barred from contesting BCCI elections

In a setback to N Srinivasan, the Supreme Court on Thursday barred him from contesting any BCCI election on grounds of conflict of interest and set up a judges committee under a former Chief Justice of India to decide on the punishment in the IPL scam that can threaten the future of Chennai Super

Prohibitory orders ahead of mining baron Reddy's release

Prohibitory orders were promulgated on Thursday in about half-a-km radius around the Parappana Agrahara prison here ahead of former minister and mining baron G Janardhan Reddy's release from jail.

Watch: Fast N Facts @7:30

Watch: Fast N Facts @7:30 on Zee News.

It's Srini's call to decide on his future: BCCI on SC ruling
It's Srini's call to decide on his future: BCCI on SC ruling

The BCCI top brass on Thursday remained tightlipped about the Board's future course of action after the Supreme Court's barred its sidelined President N Srinivasan from contesting any election on grounds of conflict of interest.

It's time BCCI is brought under RTI ambit: Bishen Singh Bedi
It's time BCCI is brought under RTI ambit: Bishen Singh Bedi

"Deeply hurt" by Supreme Court's intervention in deciding the fate of BCCI president-in-exile N Srinivasan, former India captain Bishen Singh Bedi on Thursday said it is time the "cricket board is brought under the RTI ambit".

ODI tri-series: How Indian cricket team can still reach the final
ODI tri-series: How Indian cricket team can still reach the final

The touring Indian team members Down Under may not find themselves as engrossed as others on today's developments on the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting case's Supreme Court verdict. They themselves are dealing with altogether a different beast at hand. After losing to both Australia and England in the first round matches, India have very limited chance of making it to the final. But, all that matters for the team is winning the tri-series. Because, the defending ICC World Cup champions can't afford to finish third in a tri-series in the run-up to the quadrennial tournament. It will send a wrong signal to everyone.

IPL fixing case: SC bars Srinivasan from contesting BCCI elections

The Supreme Court on Thursday said sidelined BCCI president N Srinivasan cannot contest elections for the Indian cricket board's governing body presidency as long as he is involved in a "conflict of interest" situation as an owner of IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings (CSK).