`Preserve cows and bulls, but don't punish harmless beef consumption'

Bombay HC is hearing a bunch of public interest litigations challenging Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Act.

Congress protests against intolerance, submits memorandum to President

After leading the march from Parliament, Sonia handed over a memorandum to President Pranab Mukherjee seeking his intervention in checking such incidents which are causing social divide. “Sinister campaign is being unleashed to create social and communal tension.

IBL brand owners Sporty Solutionz moves court against Badminton Association of India

IBL brand owners Sporty Solutionz moves court against Badminton Association of India

IBL brand owners SSPL has moved court against the Badminton Association of India to protect their intellectual property rights.

Petition asks George Clooney to help close Hollywood's pay gap

Petition asks George Clooney to help close Hollywood's pay gap

Hollywood superstar George Clooney's name has popped up on a new petition demanding equal pay for Hollywood's leading ladies.

Teacher who filed petition seeking govt. education for govt. employees dismissed

The teacher on whose petition Allahabad High Court gave orders for government education for all government employees, has been dismissed.

1 lakh people sign petition against Mumbai Metro's proposed fare hike

Opposition Congress on Tuesday claimed that over a lakh commuters have supported their protest against the proposed fare hike for the Mumbai Metro by signing petitions.

HC dismisses Hiken Shah's plea against suspension by BCCI

HC dismisses Hiken Shah's plea against suspension by BCCI

 Observing that the allegations of corruption levelled against Mumbai cricketer Hiken Shah were of serious nature, the Bombay High Court today dismissed a petition filed by him challenging BCCI's order suspending him for flouting its anti-corruption code.

West starts petition for no-flying zone over Hidden Hills?

West starts petition for no-flying zone over Hidden Hills?

Rapper Kanye West reportedly wants to create a no-flying zone over his Hidden Hills home in order to protect the privacy of wife Kim Kardashian West, daughter North and their unborn child.

CBI to probe Yadav Singh case: Supreme Court

Supreme Court has dismissed the U.P. government's petition, thereby giving the go ahead to the CBI to probe into the Yadav Singh case.

DU to reply on plea against empanelment of part-time lecturers

The Delhi High Court has directed Delhi University to respond to a petition alleging "arbitrary" empanelment of ineligible candidates for the post of part time lecturers in the Law faculty here.

Salman Khan hit-and-run case: SC agrees to hear petition challenging bail

Salman Khan hit-and-run case: SC agrees to hear petition challenging bail

 The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a petition challenging bail given to actor Salman Khan's in the 2002 hit-and-run case till July 20.

Why is HC hearing appeals of celebrities out of turn: Petition

A petition in Bombay High Court has objected to appeals of celebrities, including film actors Shiney Ahuja and Salman Khan, against their conviction coming up for hearing "out of turn", while many other convicts wait endlessly in jail for justice.

Petition over inlaws' loan aimed at defaming me, says Rajinikanth

Petition over inlaws' loan aimed at defaming me, says Rajinikanth

Rejecting the claim of a financier, superstar Rajinikanth today submitted in the Madras High Court that he was neither a guarantor nor the borrower in an alleged Rs 65 lakh loan obtained by his son-in-law's father and said the petition has been filed with a view to defame him.

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.