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Privacy Is A Fundamental Right, Rules Supreme Court

A nine-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court ruled that privacy is a fundamental right in a verdict that would have implications for everything from data protection to sexual preference. The right to privacy is an intrinsic part under Article 21 that deals with the

Miner Deepak Gupta’s bail plea rejected again

The Orissa High Court today again refused to grant bail to miner Deepak Gupta who is in judicial custody for nearly four years on charges of corruption. This is the fourth time that his bail application was rejected by the High Court. Justice S K

NGT summons Gonda DM over illegal sand mining, points to

The National Green Tribunal has summoned the District Magistrate of Gonda in Uttar Pradesh to apprise it about the status of illegal extraction of minor minerals in the city. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar noted that there were “serious” inconsistencies between

Police carry out Flag March in Sirsa ahead of Ram Rahim verdict

Ahead of the Special Court’s judgement in a 15-year-old sexual exploitation case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim, the state police on Friday carried out Flag March in Sirsa. Earlier today, the Punjab and Haryana High Court asked the Haryana Government to use force if needed,