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Donald Trump’s court appointments will leave decades-long imprint

WASHINGTON: On this, even President Donald Trump‘s most fevered critics agree: He has left an imprint on federal courts that will outlast his one term...

Army capt, 2 civilians named in J&K fake encounter case chargesheet | India News

SRINAGAR: A 300-page chargesheet filed by J&K police on Saturday in the Shopian fake encounter case names an Army captain and two civilians as alleged...

BKU (Lok Shakti) moves SC challenging farm laws, seeks impleadment in pending matter | India News

NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Kisan Union (Lok Shakti) has moved the Supreme Court challenging the three new farm laws, against which various farmer unions are staging...

SC stops West Bengal police from arresting Trinamool deserters | India News

NEW DELHI: At a time when the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress is facing desertions, the Supreme Court on Friday stopped the West Bengal government from...

Opposition’s Ram Temple anger behind farmers’ protest: UP CM

Lucknow: UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath referred to the construction of the Ram temple and dilution of Article 370 at a farmers rally in Bareilly...

Jammu and Kashmir High Court orders direct money transfers to land sellers

NEW DELHI: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has ordered “immediate and direct” transfer of money into the accounts of land owners in a first-of-its-kind...

Election challenge not over yet, says Trump

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Sunday said that his fight to challenge the results of the November 3 presidential polls is “not over,” even...

Trump looks past Supreme Court loss to new election lawsuit

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said Wednesday that his campaign will join an improbable case before the Supreme Court challenging election results in Pennsylvania and other...

94-yr-old asks SC to declare Emergency proclamation illegal, seeks Rs 25 crore damages | India News

NEW DELHI: More than four-and-half decades after the Emergency was imposed and rights of citizens curbed, a 94-year-old woman has approached the Supreme Court to...

Cases against Arnab, others: SC refuses to entertain plea of Republic TV | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a plea filed by ARG Outlier Media Private Limited, which owns the Republic Media network,...

Joe Biden to work to end executions as government sets 3 more

WASHINGTON: President-elect Joe Biden is against the death penalty and will work to end its use, his spokesman said Saturday, as the Justice Department scheduled...

Those wanting to convert have to prove it’s not for marriage

Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh are framing new laws to stamp out ‘love jihad’ by empowering the police to inquire into the aspect of religious...

Siddique Kappan’s a PFI man, not a journalist, Uttar Pradesh government tells Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: Siddique Kappan was a PFI office-bearer masquerading as a journalist and tried to reach Hathras to foment a caste divide and create law...

Plea in Supreme Court seeking to ascertain feasibility of confiscating black money, benami property

NEW DELHI: A petition has been filed before the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Centre to ascertain the feasibility of confiscating black money,...

Thousands of Trump supporters rally in Washington to protest vote count; clashes erupt

By Pranshu Verma, Zolan Kanno-Youngs and Sabrina TaverniseThousands of supporters protesting the outcome of the election rallied in Washington on Saturday, earning a brief drive-by...

View: Joe Biden and Donald Trump present starkly different visions for America’s future

by Sumit Ganguly According to preliminary estimates the two presidential campaigns in the United States have cost a record $14 billion. Yet there is still...

Bush versus Gore in 2000: The five weeks of high drama that give President Trump precedent

PARIS: Donald Trump said Wednesday he will go to the Supreme Court to dispute the US election count. If he does, it could turn out...

ICICI Bank Q2 results: Net profit jumps six-fold to Rs 4,251 crore; NII rises 16% to Rs 9,366 crore

NEW DELHI: ICICI Bank on Saturday reported a six-fold jump in its net profit at Rs 4,251 crore for the September quarter. The private lender...

SC slams police for harassing people over social media posts | India News

NEW DELHI: Concerned by the growing trend of police in different states summoning individuals from far corners for social media posts allegedly defaming political dispensations,...

Z+ cover based on threat, not paying capacity, says SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition seeking withdrawal of Z-plus security cover to the Ambani brothers and their family members but...

Why Bihar police took 21 yrs to arrest a man in dowry death case: SC | India News

NEW DELHI: Shocked by two glaring instances of lethargy on the part of the long arm of law – a 21 year delay on part...

Supreme Court backs Madras HC order razing all resorts in elephant corridor in Nilgiris

The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a Madras High Court order ratifying a state government decision to earmark the Sigur plateau in the Nilgiris as...

Rise in cases against sitting, ex-lawmakers; need strict monitoring, says report filed in SC | India News

NEW DELHI: Criminal cases against sitting and former lawmakers have increased over the last two years and strict monitoring at the micro level is needed...

Pharma unlikely to see steep rally ahead, better to exit: Anand Tandon

To think that pharma can continue to go the same way, especially after the kind of steep rally it has seen, is being overly bullish,...

Revenue-starved states eye Rs 30,000 crore in workers’ fund | India News

NEW DELHI: Madhya Pradesh took the lead among revenue-starved states to seek the Supreme Court on Friday to unlock a portion of thousands of crores...