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28 July, 2017 3:54 PM SC rejects plea for abortion of 10-yr-old rape survivor

New Delhi, Jul 28 (PTI) The Supreme Court today refused to allow the termination of the 32-month pregancy of a 10- year-old rape survivor, relying on a medical report that it would not be good for her or the foetus. A bench of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud also asked Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar to convey its suggestion to the Centre 46

28 July, 2017 2:23 PM Supreme Court rejects AAP's PIL to bar Sasikala as acting AIADMK General Secretary

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the Public-Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Tamil Nadu unit convener, to bar V.K. Sasikala from acting as All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) General Secretary. While dismissing the plea filed by Vasigaran, the apex court observed it could not order the Chief Minister 113

28 July, 2017 1:49 PM It's too late and risky to allow 10-year old rape survivor to abort 32-week fetus: SC

NEW DELHI: A 10-year old rape survivor, who is 32-week pregnant, will have carry pregnancy for the full term as the Supreme Court on Friday refused to grant her permission to abort the fetus saying that it was risky for the child to under medical termination at such advanced stage. A bench of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud relied 60

28 July, 2017 11:03 AM News Analysis: Who lost, who gained, and what next after Nawaz Sharif’s resignation

Nawaz Sharif was less than a year away from becoming the first Pakistani Prime Minister to complete a full term in office. But Pakistan will have to wait longer for a leader to reach that milestone as the Supreme Court on Friday disqualified Mr. Sharif from office after an investigation found that his family concealed offshore assets from tax authorities 56

28 July, 2017 10:24 AM 10-Year-Old Rape Survivor Can't Have Abortion, Says Supreme Court

New Delhi: A 10-year-old raped by her uncle will not be allowed to have an abortion, the Supreme Court ruled today, rejecting the petition by a Supreme Court lawyer. The court said it was basing its decision on the assessment of doctors who said that a medical termination was not safe either for the girl or the foetus. She is 32 weeks pregnant. The court 215 1

28 July, 2017 9:23 AM Panama case: Sharif steps down after SC disqualifies him

Islamabad, Jul 28 (PTI) Nawaz Sharif today resigned as Pakistan Prime Minister after the Supreme Court disqualified him from holding public office and ruled that graft cases be filed against the beleaguered leader and his children over the Panama Papers scandal. It is the third time the 67-year-old veteran politicians term as premier has been cut short 90

28 July, 2017 9:02 AM The SC Order On Sec 498A Addresses The Demands Of 'Men's Rights' Activists

According to reports, no coercive action would be taken against the accused, or arrests would be made, till the veracity of the allegations made by the victim are confirmed. These exceptions would apply to only such cases where there's no visible sign of injury suffered by the complainant. To this end, the court has defined specific guidelines for the police 363

28 July, 2017 8:02 AM Abuse of anti-dowry law: Supreme Court says no arrest till charges verified

The Supreme Court has voiced concern over "abuse" of the anti-dowry law and has directed that no arrest should "normally be effected" without verifying allegations as violation of human rights of innocents cannot be brushed aside. The Supreme Court has voiced concern over “abuse” of the anti-dowry law and has directed that no arrest should “normally 68

28 July, 2017 7:33 AM Congress protests in Rajya Sabha over “abduction” of Gujarat MLA

Opposition Congress on Friday created an uproar in the Rajya Sabha, forcing four adjournments in quick succession, alleging that the Gujarat police had abducted its MLA in the state with a view to influence the upcoming elections to the Upper House. Congress members trooped into the Well of the House raising anti-government slogans and charging the BJP with “stealing 56

28 July, 2017 7:02 AM Panama Papers verdict: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif disqualified, can't hold office, says Supreme Court

Trial against Nawaz Sharif in Panama Papers case began in January this year in the Supreme Court of Pakistan. The matter was heard over 50 sittings of the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court of Pakistan today disqualified Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as a member of the National Assembly in Panama Papers leak case. He has been found guilty of corruption 40