The Supreme Court has held that an adult boy or girl can get into marriages of their choice and no panchayat, khap, individual, parents or society can question it. A Bench headed by Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra said that any attack or social ostracism by Khap panchayats is illegal.
Can an unconnected person file an appeal in a criminal case? This was a point raised by the Supreme Court while hearing the appeal in the Bofors case.
It is a sad day for the Old Monk fans. Kapil Mohan, the man behind the iconic Old Monk rum has passed away.
After Constitution, it is the Army and RSS which keeps Indians safe, former judge of the Supreme Court, Justice K T Thomas said.
Over 5 lakh persons are set to get notices from the Income Tax department for trading in exchanges of unregulated virtual currency.
The Supreme Court has observed that a re-tweet can be defamatory. The observation was made by the Supreme Court while rejecting a plea filed by AAP leader Raghav Chadda.
On Wednesday, the Income Tax department conducted a series of raids on Bitcoin exchanges around the country. Raids were conducted at Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kochi and Gurugram.
Over the past few days, there have been claims and counter-claims regarding surgical strikes on terror camps being nurtured and run by Pakistan. It had even become a poll issue in Gujarat with Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying, unlike his predecessor he had shown guts and ordered surgical strikes across the Line of Control.
Insurance cannot be denied if a lift taker robs your car, the Supreme Court has ruled. Theft insurance in such cases cannot be denied, a Bench of the Supreme Court held. Manjeet Singh, a truck owner was denied insurance on the ground that he had breached the policy by giving a lift to a passenger who robbed the vehicle during the journey.
The job of a Railway Minister is probably one of the toughest. He or she is questioned every time there is a train accident and in the past, there have been Railway Ministers who have resigned while accepting moral responsibility.