PETITION

  • 'Death row convicts' cases need to be treated case by case' April 25, 2013

    Even as the political debate remains charged about the execution of Khalistani convict Devender Pal Singh Bhullar, the man who treated him for more than 2 years in Delhi says his team's medical input should have been taken into account. He makes it clear that death row convicts' cases need...
  • How can the judiciary hang a mentally unstable man, asks Bhullar's friend April 12, 2013

    Unhappy with the Supreme Court's decision on his friend Devinder Pal Bhullar's mercy petition, Arvinder Singh said their battle is on and they will approach Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the issue. ...
  • News 360: Tainted chopper deal put on hold, say sources February 13, 2013

    The AugustaWestland chopper deal got murkier with allegations of bribery now being levelled directly at the former Air Chief, SP Tyagi. ...
  • Rapper Honey Singh slammed for offensive lyrics January 3, 2013

    In the wake of recent outrage in Delhi's gangrape, a group of social activist filed an online petition protesting against a performance of rapper Honey Singh, alleging his song profane and misogynist. ...
  • I will file a review petition: Subramanian Swamy August 24, 2012

    Calling the Supreme Court judgement a bad one, Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy said that he will file a review petition in the Supreme Court. ...
  • Watch: Sarabjit's family appeals to Govt to save him June 25, 2009

    Pakistan Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's review petition challenging his death sentence in the 1990 Lahore bomb blast case. The petition was rejected by a three member bench of Pakistan's Supreme Court on the grounds of nonpursuance of the case by his lawyer. Sarabjit's lawyer was...
  • FTE: Black money allegations in polls April 23, 2009

    New Delhi: The Congress says the BJP's campaign demanding that the Government bring back crores worth of black money allegedly stashed away by Indians in foreign tax havens is based on faulty methodology and wrong numbers. Lawyer and Parliamentarian Ram Jethmalani has filed a PIL in the Supreme Court asking...
  • Saving Appu Ghar is 'child's play' December 16, 2006

    It was in 1984 that the baby elephant Appu found a place in Pragati Maidan. And Appu may have begun as the mascot of the Asian games but since the last 22 years he has been the face of the Indian Disneyland. And now that Appu Ghar is in trouble,...