SC orders release of undertrial prisoners languishing in jails
SC orders release of undertrial prisoners languishing in jails

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered release of all undertrial prisoners who have spent half of the maximum sentence prescribed for the offences they are charged with, bringing much needed relief to poor people who are languishing in jails as they are not able to pay sureties and bail bond to get out of jail.

Indian judiciary one of most powerful in world: CJI

Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir has described the Indian judicial system as one of the most powerful in the world on Monday due to the power of judicial review enjoyed by it.

Mazurier case: Hollande says he has full faith in Indian judicial system

French President Francois Hollande said he has full faith in Indian judicial system.