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Do we need death penalty in India? Many judges agree, find researchers

Project 39A, a part of National Law University, Delhi, recently organised a panel discussion on ‘Judicial Attitudes to Death Penalty in India and Bangladesh’ in Bengaluru.

‘All 3 of them attacked me’: Daughter-in-law of retd HC judge on domestic violence video

Shocking CCTV footage of domestic violence, allegedly by retired Hyderabad High Court Justice Nooty Ramamohana Rao, his wife and his son, against his daughter-in-law has surfaced.

Journalist Raghu Karnad receives Windham-Campbell Prize for non-fiction

Raghu was honoured for his debut novel, 'Farthest Field: An Indian Story of the Second World War'.

Stock markets see biggest ever single day gains after govt slashes corporate tax

The Sensex rose by over 2,200 points, while the Nifty gained as much as 668 points during market hours.

Mothers of Rohith Vemula and Dr Payal Tadvi move SC over casteism on campuses

Based on the petition, the Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Centre, the Universities Grants Commission, and National Assessment and Accreditation Council. 

Madhya Pradesh hospital fined Rs 50,000 for failing to set up Internal Committee

The Madhya Pradesh High Court also ordered the hospital to pay Rs 25 lakh as compensation to the complainant.

Shahjahanpur rape case: BJP leader Chinmayanand arrested by UP SIT

Chinmayanand has been accused of raping a law student and threatening to kill her and her family.

FM Nirmala Sitharaman, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw in Twitter spat over e-cigarette ban

In a tweet, Shaw wondered why the decision on e-cigarette ban came from Finance Minister and not Health Minister Harsh Vardhan.

Defence Min Rajnath Singh flies in Tejas aircraft in Bengaluru, calls it exhilarating

Rajnath Singh has become the first Defence Minister of India to fly a Tejas Light Combat Aircraft.

Bengaluru FC chooses Pune stadium as its ‘home’ venue owing to legal dispute

This is due to an ongoing court case regarding the use of the Kanteerava Stadium, which is shared by athletes of the Karnataka Athletics Association for practice and events.