First Cruyff court to be set up in Mumbai
First Cruyff court to be set up in Mumbai

The (Johan) Cruyff Foundation of The Netherlands has entered into a partnership with Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) to set up a specially designed court adjacent the St Xavier's football ground in Parel, Central Mumbai, to encourage children to play.

Hit-and-run case: Salman Khan's driver says he was driving the car

In the 2002 hit-and-run case, accused actor Salman Khan's driver Ashok Singh has come forward to give his statement to the court which may provide relief to the actor.

Odisha HC interim stay on forming Rourkela civic body

The Odisha High Court has ordered an interim stay on the formation of the Rourkela Municipal Corporation (RMC).

Amanda Knox acquitted of murder by Italy's top court
Amanda Knox acquitted of murder by Italy's top court

Italy`s top court on Friday annulled the conviction of American Amanda Knox for the 2007 murder of her British flatmate and fully acquitted her in a surprise verdict capping nearly a decade of courtroom drama.

Court seeks UPPRPB's response on alleged corruption in SI recruitments

 Allahabad High Court has sought Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board's response within a week on a writ petition, alleging widespread corruption in Sub Inspector (SI) recruitment exam conducted by the board.

2002 hit-and-run case: Salman Khan reaches court to record statement

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has reportedly reached a sessions court in Mumbai to record his statement on the 13-year-old hit-and-run case in which he allegedly ran his vehicle over pavement dwellers.

Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Actor's statement to be recorded today

Bollywood mega star Salman Khan has reportedly reached the court to record his statement on the 13-year-old hit-and-run case in which he allegedly ran his vehicle over pavement dwellers here.

Delhi HC extends Vyapam whistleblower's security for two months

The Delhi High Court on Thursday extended by two months the protection it granted to the Vyapam scam "whistleblower" who has alleged that the Madhya Pradesh Police and intelligence department were threatening him.

Court rejects life ban petition for Pakistan`s Aamer
Court rejects life ban petition for Pakistan`s Aamer

A Pakistani court on Tuesday dismissed a legal petition seeking a life ban on fast bowler Mohammad Aamer, just weeks after he returned to domestic cricket following a spot-fixing suspension.

'Court' gets feature film National Award, director 'hugely surprised'
'Court' gets feature film National Award, director 'hugely surprised'

 Filmmaker Chaitanya Tamhane, whose film "Court" was on Tuesday named the National Film Award winner in the best feature film category, was surprised at the news.

Kerala's Section 66A veteran heaves sigh of relief

If there's one person who is overjoyed by Tuesday's Supreme Court order quashing Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, 2000, it's none other than Shajan Skariah, editor of the online Malayalam portal "Marunadan Malayalee" -- and one who has 22 cases registered against him under the now struck-down law.

Government welcomes SC judgment on Section 66A: Prasad

Welcoming the Supreme Court's decision to quash Section 66A of the Information Technology (IT) Act, 2000, on Tuesday, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said people in power should be tolerant and liberal towards criticism.

Grateful to SC for scrapping Section 66A: Student arrested for remark on Azam Khan

A Class 11 student, who was arrested for posting an 'objectionable' comment attributed to Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan, on Tuesday said he was grateful to the Supreme Court for scrapping Section 66A of the Information Technology Act.

Credit my daughter for quashing Section 66A: Victim's father

Mohammed Farooq Dhada, father of Shaheen Dhada, whose Facebook post had created a nationwide stir in 2012, on Tuesday said the credit for the Supreme Court verdict striking down Section 66A of Information Technology Act, 2000, "must go to my daughter".

IT minister will take 'structured view' of SC's verdict on Section 66A: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday said Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad will take a 'structured view' of the Supreme Court's verdict on Section 66A, after receiving a copy of the apex court's verdict.

Saradha group chief sent to 14 days judicial custody

Saradha Group chief Sudipta Sen, the prime accused in the multi-crore rupees ponzi scheme scam, was sent to 14 days judicial custody by a local court in connection with a case filed by a retired soldier.

Supreme Court upholds free speech on internet, scraps Section 66A of IT Act
Supreme Court upholds free speech on internet, scraps Section 66A of IT Act

In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court on Tuesday quashed Section 66 A of IT Act that allowed arrests for objectionable content online.

All 14 accused in multi-crore cricket betting racket get bail
All 14 accused in multi-crore cricket betting racket get bail

All the 14 accused arrested recently in connection with a multi-crore cricket betting case by the Enforcement Directorate were granted bail by a local court on Sunday.