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Public Interest Litigation (PIL)

Execution of convicts: Let them die in peace and not in pain

The Government has claimed that hanging is the most workable mode and lethal injection method is found to have failed on many occasions in different parts of the world, hence it is not as workable as hanging.

Jan 14, 2018, 10:13 AM IST

SC dismisses PIL seeking mechanism other than collegium for judges' appointment

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) on having a mechanism other than collegium for the appointment of judges.

Sep 20, 2016, 13:02 PM IST