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Case update

Government to provide legal aid to needy people left out of Assam NRC

Ahead of the August 31 deadline for final publication of state’s National Register of Citizens, central government has extended time limit to appeal before Foreigners Tribunal in the state

August 20,2019

Case update

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre, Twitter, Google and YouTube on Facebook’s plea

The apex court has sought response whether to transfer all the cases from 3 high courts to itself to decide if social networking sites be asked to connect user IDs with Aadhaar

August 20,2019

Obituary

Sound of conch and azaan rang same lyrical notes for Khayyam

Best known for giving music to classic films such as Kabhi Kabhi and Umrao Jaan besides composing Lata Mangeshkar’s favourite song, Ai dil-e-nadaan, the legendary music composer passed away in Mumbai on Monday

August 20,2019

The Kashmir Conversation

Kashmir clampdown: Government urged to allow patients to access healthcare

Worried over “blatant denial of the right to healthcare and right to life”, a group of doctors has asked the central government to ease restrictions on communications and travel in Jammu & Kashmir

August 19,2019

Case update

Shah Faesal moves High Court against his detention at Delhi airport

Former IAS officer and Kashmiri leader has moved a habeas corpus plea challenging his detention. He was detained at the Delhi airport on August 14

August 19,2019

Case update

Delhi High Court seeks reply from Centre over plea for common minimum marriage age

Referring to the discriminatory minimum age limit for marriage for women and men, the petition has demanded that 21 be set as common minimum marriage age for both the genders

August 19,2019

Opinion

Opinion | Art, the final ‘illusion’ of freedom

When Justice Chandrachud, the dissenting judge in the UIDAI judgment, chose to remain mum on the contentious issues while delivering a lecture in Mumbai on Independence Day

August 19,2019

Case update

Unnao case: SC grants CBI two more weeks to complete probe in car accident involving rape survivor

CBI had requested the top court for four weeks to complete investigations, saying it needed the extra time to record statements from the rape survivor and her lawyer, who are in critical condition in AIIMS Delhi

August 19,2019

Analysis

Analysis | UAPA: Updated anti-terror law is likely to weaken Indian democracy

The amended Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Act undermines human rights and is open to abuse as it gives sweeping powers to the central government

August 19,2019

Governance

Ladakh leaders urge Centre to protect their ethnic identity, demand tribal-area status

Ladakh MP Namgyal has requested Union Minister for Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda to declare Ladakh a tribal area under the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution

August 18,2019

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