SC grants Madani permission to attend son’s wedding in Thalassery …

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday allowed PDP leader Abdul Nasser Madani, facing trial in the 2008 Bengaluru serial blasts case, to visit Kerala to attend his son’s wedding. The apex court granted him permission to be in his home state from August 7 to 14. However, the court said the PDP leader would pay [...]

A Supreme Court ruling has lead to trademark requests for the n-word

In June, the Supreme Court struck down part of a federal law which denies trademark protections of terms that would denigrate an identifiable group of people. Only a month later, people are already taking full advantage of the court’s ruling and have begun patenting the most stating racial slurs, including the n-word. Mississippi native Curtis [...]

Transparency advocate notes small steps by Supreme Court but much room for improvement

A report from a Supreme Court transparency watchdog spotlighted positive developments it says the high court made in the past year, but said there is much room for improvement. “The main takeaway this term is the story of improvement at the margins — not only with the high court’s website but also regarding digital disclosures, [...]

In Venezuela and Pakistan, supreme courts are at the heart of political crises

Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today’s WorldView newsletter. In varying parts of the world, recent political crises have hinged on the activist role played by supreme courts. All democracies need courts and judges [...]

Moeen Ali takes hat-trick; England thrash South Africa by 239 runs

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Calling of hartals without notice should be curbed: KHRC

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P C George’s remarks against actress stir up controversy

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One more Keralite who joined IS killed: reports

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RSS activist’s murder a political vengeance: remand report

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Kerala actress abduction case: Now actor Dileep’s aide appears before investigating officials

KOCHI: An aide of Malayalam actor Dileep, arrested on charges of plotting the abduction and sexual assault of a South Indian actress in February this year, today appeared before the team investigating the case. Dileep’s aide Sunilraj A S, alias Appunni, reached the Aluva Police Club at around 11 am following a directive from the [...]

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