'Woman' a gender by virtue!

It aches the heart, soul, mind and all the other awakened senses to know that women are abducted, raped, and robbed off their integrity with much ease lately.

Iraqi man who lost five sons to AIDS in weary fight for justice

First one of his sons died, then another and another. By 1996, Khalid al-Jabor had lost five children to AIDS, all victims of contaminated blood allegedly exported to Iraq by a French firm now owned by drug giant Sanofi.

Implement solemn assurances given in Constitution: President Pranab

 President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday asked the civil servants to implement solemn assurances given in the Constitution which guarantees justice, liberty and equality for all during their services.

IPL Spot Fixing Case: Mudgal Committee interrogates MS Dhoni for nearly 4 hours

Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni was questioned for nearly four hours in Delhi by the Justice Mukul Mudgal committee investigator BB Mishra (deputy director, National Narcotics Bureau ) who is investigating the case of IPL spot fixing.

Worship Golu devta, the God of justice

Golu devta is known as the God of justice.Devotees send across letters to him with their complaints and wishes.

Not against Muslims, but opposed to any injustice: Katju

 A day after his controversial remarks terming Muslim personal law "unjust", Press Council of India (PCI) chairman Markandey Katju today said he was not against any religion but was speaking up against injustice.

Judge orders release of Briton accused of World Cup ticket scam

A British World Cup ticketing executive who allegedly took part in a scam to sell millions of dollars` worth of fraudulent tickets was ordered to be released from prison yesterday while awaiting trial in Brazil.

HC allows 19 yr girl to go with husband

Madras High Court today allowed a 19-year-old girl of Rajasthan origin from Coimbatore, who apprehended honour killing by her family, to go with her husband in the light of her categorical statement in court that she wanted to live with him.

Natural justice principles can be waived in national security matters: SC

Strict implementation of principles of natural justice can be done away with in a case relating to national security, the Supreme Court on Friday said.

Educationists express support for Justice AK Ganguly

A group of educationists and intellectuals came out in support of former Supreme Court judge Justice AK Ganguly, claiming that he was a victim of a conspiracy to make him resign as the chairperson of West Bengal Human Rights Commission.

Is Supreme Court losing its moral authority? Lawyers wonder

As allegations of "unwelcome behaviour" against retired Supreme Court judges - two have surfaced so far - are denting the institution`s moral authority, an informal in-house mechanism is required to determine the veracity of such allegations and a single yardstick should be applied for any probes into the charges, eminent lawyers say.

Trinamool rubbishes Ganguly`s allegations against Mamata

Rubbishing retired justice AK Ganguly`s contention that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee did not want him to continue as state human rights panel chief after some decisions taken by him went against her government, ruling Trinamool Congress MP Sougata Roy said Ganguly`s claims were not borne out by facts.

West Bengal`s `totalitarian regime` didn`t want me to continue: Ganguly

Justice (retd) AK Ganguly said the situation in West Bengal was akin to that of a "totalitarian regime where no dissent is allowed".

Mohun Bagan `used female intern` to frame Justice AK Ganguly: PIL

The Central government has cleared the proposal for Presidential reference for ex-Supreme Court judge Asok Kumar Ganguly`s removal as head of WBHRC in connection with sexual harassment allegations made against him by a law intern.

Remove Ganguly as WBNUJS professor, demands faculty

As Justice (retd) AK Ganguly faced calls to quit as chief of WBHRC, faculty members of the premier National University of Juridical Sciences demanded his removal as honorary professor.

Salve criticises Justice Ganguly for casting aspersion on intern

Former Supreme Court judge, AK Ganguly, indicted over sexually harassing a law intern, came under attack from noted jurist Harish Salve who charged him with "casting aspersions" by accusing her of acting at somebody`s behest.

Govt to send Prez reference to SC for probe against Ganguly

The government is likely to send a Presidential reference to Supreme Court for conducting a probe into the allegation of sexual harassment against Justice (retd) AK Ganguly after the Attorney General has endorsed it.

Intern`s affidavit was made public with her consent: Jaising

A senior woman law officer, instrumental in making public the affidavit of the law intern against retired Supreme Court judge, Justice AK Ganguly, claimed it was done with the "consent" of the victim.

Palpable design to malign me: Justice Ganguly to CJI

Retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, who is accused of sexually harassing a law intern, wrote a letter to Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam, denying the accusation against him.

None of your business: Justice AK Ganguly on resignation demands

Unfazed by demands of his resignation, Justice (retd) AK Ganguly continued to maintain his `none of your business` stance.