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Sri Lanka appoints Tamil judge as new chief justice  Jan 31, 10:55 am
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Sri Lanka has appointed a Tamil judge for the first time in decades as the new chief justice.
Modi Government should act on rights pledges: HRW World Report   Jan 29, 3:42 pm
New York, Jan.29 (ANI):Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Government should bring public officials, police, and military personnel who commit serious rights abuses to justice, Human Rights Watch said today in the release of its World Report 2015.
Pakistan must protect minorities, women and journalists: HRW World Report  Jan 29, 3:42 pm
New York, Jan.29 (ANI): The Government of Pakistan should ensure the security of the country's religious minorities from judicial injustice and attacks by militants, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2015.
HRW World Report question's Rajapaksa regime's legacy of abuse  Jan 29, 3:10 pm
New York, Jan.29 (ANI): Human Rights Watch has in its worls report questioned the previous Sri Lankan government for its legacy of abuse on human rights activists and journalists, particularly those urging justice for past war crimes.
Sirisena reinstates former CJ Shirani Bandaranayake  Jan 29, 12:49 pm
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has reportedly reinstated former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake two years after she was removed by the previous dispensation over corruption allegations.
Sri Lanka chief justice to resign a day after resuming charge  Jan 29, 12:02 pm
Colombo, Jan.29 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake will resign today a day after resuming duties.
Victims of Bhopal gas tragedy appeal to US President Obama for justice  Jan 25, 8:29 am
Bhopal, Jan. 25 (ANI): Survivors of the Bhopal gas tragedy have appealed to US President Barack Obama to help bring guilty to book and secure justice for them.
IPL spot-fixing case verdict an important judgement in constitutional law: Justice Mudgal  Jan 22, 6:19 pm
Jaipur, Jan. 22 (ANI): Justice (retired) Mukul Mudgal on Thursday termed the decision by the Supreme Court in the Indian Premier League spot-fixing case as an 'important judgement in constitutional law', and predicted that the verdict will have far-reaching consequences.
Advent of technology has made it difficult to restrict media, says Jaitley  Jan 18, 2:56 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 18 (ANI): Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Arun Jaitley on Sunday stated that the advent of technology has made it difficult to restrict the media.
Assaulting Air India pilot derostered, DGCA seeks report  Jan 17, 1:32 pm
Chennai, Jan.17 (ANI): The Air India pilot who assaulted an engineer posted at the Chennai Airport on Saturday morning has reportedly been derostered, and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has sought an inquiry report on the incident, even as the union representing the engineers at the airport are demanding justice.
S K Sinha sworn as new chief justice of Bangladesh Supreme Court  Jan 17, 1:15 pm
Dhaka, Jan.17 (ANI): Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid on Saturday administered oath of office to newly-appointed Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha.
US Justice Department kept secret record of all calls even before start of NSA program  Jan 17, 12:10 pm
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): A new report has revealed that the US Department of Justice was keeping a secret record of all calls in and out of US even before the start of the NSA programs.
Cairns pleads 'not guilty' of perjury charges arising from 2012 Modi defamation trial  Jan 17, 12:10 pm
Wellington, Jan 17 (ANI): In a perjury charge arising from a 2012 UK libel trial over alleged match-fixing, former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has pleaded that he is not guilty of it.
SC grants three-month extension to Italian marine  Jan 14, 5:39 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 14 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted three months extension to Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre, accused of killing Indian fishermen in 2012, to stay in his country on medical grounds.
Former Punjab CM Beant Singh's assassin Tara to challenge extradition  Jan 13, 7:46 pm
Bangkok, Jan. 13 (ANI): US-based rights group Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) has hired top Thai attorneys help former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh's assassin and Khalistan Tiger Force commander Jagtar Singh 'Tara' challenge the Thai Criminal Court's order to extradite him to India.
FBI overseeing NSA's email surveillance program since 2008  Jan 13, 2:16 pm
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): According to a declassified Justice Department report, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has been keeping the NSA's email surveillance program under close scrutiny but the details about how the bureau administered remains unclear.
D. Raja calls for economic development with social justice  Jan 11, 5:12 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 11 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Sunday questioned the economic policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre and called for economic development with social justice.
Ex CIA boss General Petraeus facing felony charges for leaking information to lover  Jan 10, 1:52 pm
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): The FBI and Justice Department have recommended felony charges against the former director of the CIA General Petraeus for leaking classified information to his mistress, Paula Broadwell.
Majeed Menon hits out at CJI Dattu for making statement lauding PM Modi  Jan 10, 12:16 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 10 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Menon on Saturday criticized Chief Justice H L Dattu for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that such statements create suspicion in the minds of the people that the former is leaning towards the government.
National toll free helpline launched to help alcoholic and drug dependent persons   Jan 7, 6:22 pm
New Delhi, Jan.7 (ANI): Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thaawar Chand Gehlot today launched a National Toll Free Helpline (1800-11-0031) to assist alcoholic and drug dependent persons.
Mohammad Yaqoob Mir appointed as J-K Chief Justice  Jan 5, 9:17 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 5 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday appointed Justice Mohammad Yaqoob Mir as the Chief Justice of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court.
Ministry of Justice rules out Evans' chances of resuming career overseas  Jan 4, 1:59 pm
London, Jan 04 (ANI): The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has revealed that convicted rapist and former Sheffield United striker Ched Evans would not be allowed to resume his career overseas.
Special bench constituted to hear Jayalalithaa's appeal today  Jan 2, 9:27 am
New Delhi, Jan. 2 (ANI): The Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court has set up a special bench of Justice C.R. Kumaraswamy to hear the appeals filed by the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others who have challenged their conviction in the disproportionate assets case.
Department of Disabilities Affairs renamed Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities   Dec 29, 4:36 pm
New Delhi, Dec.29 (ANI): The Department of Disability Affairs (Nishaktata Karya Vibhag) under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has renamed as Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Viklangjan Sashaktikaran Vibhag).
Alleged Mumbai attack mastermind Lakhvi challenges detention orders   Dec 27, 11:29 am
Karachi, Dec 27 (ANI): Islamabad High Court's Justice Noorul Haq N Qureshi has issued notices to the Pakistani government as the alleged mastermind of 2008 Mumbai attacks Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi challenged his detention orders.