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Special juvenile police units to be set up under JJ Act  Feb 27, 3:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi has, in a written reply to parliament, informed that the government proposes to set up special juvenile police units in every district and city under Section 63(3) of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000.
Three New York residents arrested for plotting to join hands with IS in Syria  Feb 26, 11:10 am
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Three residents of New York City have been arrested for allegedly plotting to travel to Syria to join hands with Islamic State (IS) militants, said the U.S. Justice Department.
Land Acquisition Ordinance 'historical injustice` towards farmers: Kamal Nath  Feb 25, 3:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): Congress leader Kamal Nath on Wednesday termed the Land Acquisition Ordinance as a historical injustice towards farmers and reiterated that his party would strongly oppose it.
'Litigation is a satisfying, fulfilling experience': Justice A.K. Sikri  Feb 20, 8:35 pm
Noida, Feb. 20 (ANI): Supreme Court Justice A.K. Sikri on Friday termed litigation as a 'satisfying and fulfilling' experience, adding that the need for practice of courtroom proceedings for young lawyers is vital.
NHRC workshop for creating conducive environment for Human Rights Defenders  Feb 19, 7:51 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 19 (ANI): A day-long 'National Workshop on Human Rights Defenders' organized by the National Human Rights Commission concluded here today by emphasizing that the governments need to evolve an environment in their functioning to attach importance to the work of Human Rights Defenders.
Brazilian electoral delegation meets Election Commission of India   Feb 18, 8:08 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 18 (ANI): A four-member delegation led by President of the Brazilian Supreme Electoral Court Justice Dias Toffoli, visited the Election Commission of India here on Wednesday.
Indian citizen attacked in US: Will see that justice is done, says Alabama Governor  Feb 18, 11:33 am
Atlanta (US), Feb. 18 (ANI): Governor of the US state Alabama, Robert Bentley has apologised to Consul General of India in Atlanta, Ajit Kumar, for the attack suffered by Indian national Sureshbhai Patel by an American policeman, adding that he would see to it that justice is done.
Maharashtra Govt. will ensure harsh punishment for Pansare's attackers: BJP  Feb 17, 10:43 am
New Delhi, Feb. 17 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said the Maharshtra government will ensure that the culprits behind the attack on CPI leader Govind Pansare and his wife are quickly brought to justice.
Pak high court declares Musharraf 'ineligible' for Parliament membership  Feb 15, 11:36 am
Karachi, Feb15 (ANI): The Sindh High Court (SHC) has reportedly declared former President General (retired) Pervez Musharraf "ineligible" for Parliament membership, saying that he did not fulfill the criteria set in Articles 62 and 63 of the Constitution. three-member bench, led by Chief Justice Maqbool Baqir, asserted that the decisions taken by the military strongmen hurt Pakistan's image, reported the Dawn.
PM Narendra Modi states responsibility of providing 'quality justice' lies with judiciary, lawyers  Feb 14, 9:18 pm
Mumbai, Feb. 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appreciated the role played by the Advocates Association of Western India (AAWI) over 150 years and said that legal professionals have contributed a lot during the freedom struggle.
'Steps against Setalvad taken due to political vendetta': Manish Tewari  Feb 13, 10:37 am
New Delhi, Feb. 13 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Friday said activist Teesta Setalvad had played an important role in exposing the perpetrators of Gujarat pogrom and bringing them to justice and added that the steps taken against her were out of a sense of political vendetta.
Protest held in Delhi against attacks on churches  Feb 5, 10:40 am
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): A huge protest was held here on Thursday over the series of attacks on churches in the national capital. Shouting slogans for justice, agitators demanded immediate action against those responsible for the attacks.
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.