He is the fourth Advocate General from the Mamata government to take this step. Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar accepted his resignation with immediate effect.
Nicolas Sarkozy is accused of having spent almost twice the maximum legal amount of 22.5 million euros (USD 27.5 million) on a re-election bid that he lost to Socialist Francois Hollande.
Among all our laws, Section 43D(2) of UAPA is arguably the most violative of principles of justice—it totally eclipses procedural fairness, and permits pre-trial incarceration up to 180 days
Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Saturday gave his approval to the ordinance, which amended the Kerala Police Act
Last year, the Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission had submitted a report to Yogi Adityanath, suggesting a new law to check forcible religious conversions.
The office of prosecution is often neglected in conversations about criminal justice reform.
We have come to the same junction and it is high time that we realise the importance of codification, revisit our laws and reform them.
Jessica Lal Murder case convict, Manu Sharma, was released prematurely from the jail. Outlook explains the legal process for granting remission to a life convict.
Legal experts say that even if the lower court fixes a date for hanging, the convicts cannot be executed until the Supreme Court concludes the hearing on the questions of separate hanging.
Keeping in mind legal remedies available to the four convicts, Outlook has analysed the maximum delay they can cause.
Nirbhaya's father says it was frustrating to see the rape convicts taking legal recourse to delay the execution.
The legal experts believe that all the four convicts have judicial remedies, which, in all probability, will delay their execution for another few months.
Thousands of people grapple daily with confusing legal issues and get intimidated with the labyrinth of laws and processes involved. However, the scenario might just change with a new app called LegalKart
The India Justice Report 2019 is based on publicly available data of different government entities on the four pillars of justice delivery.
Justice Gogoi, who was sworn in as the 46th Chief Justice of India in 2018, will demit the office on November 17.
One can talk of modernising and reinterpreting the sedition law, but the argument that it has no place in a modern context is not correct
The Congress leader said that the party will take out a massive 'padyatra' (foot march) from Shahjahanpur to Lucknow on September 30 demanding justice for the girl
Former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand, accused of rape by a law student, was arrested on Friday by the special investigation team (SIT) of Uttar Pradesh police.
A man carries a girl across the Rio Grande river as migrants, many from Haiti, leave Del Rio, Texas to return to Ciudad Acuna, Mexico, some to avoid possible deportation from the U.S. and others to get supplies.AP Photo/Fernando Llano
People wearing protective masks are seen on a train that is traveling through Shinjuku district in Tokyo.AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato
Framed through a cave opening at Ita Pyta Punta or Cape Red Rock, empty boats sit moored on the banks of the Paraguay River, in Asuncion, Paraguay amid a prolonged drought, resulting in low water levels.AP Photo/Jorge Saenz
White flags that are part of artist Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg's "In America: Remember," a temporary art installation to commemorate Americans who have died of COVID-19, stand on the National Mall in Washington.AP Photo/Patrick Semansky
Pope Francis gives the thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican.AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates