The time to call a halt to arbitrary powers of the State is now; else it may be too late!
A bench of Justices S K Kaul and Hemant Gupta said. Section 197 of the CrPC seeks to provide protection to an officer from unnecessary harassment, who is accused of an offence committed while acting or purporting to act in the discharge of his official duties.
New Zealand's William Somerville bowled out during third day of the first Test cricket match between India and New Zealand, at Green Park stadium in Kanpur.PTI Photo/Arun Sharma
Nurses of various West Bengal Government run hospitals shout slogans during their protest rally over alleged discrimination in their pay scale and unnecessary transfer, at SSKM hospital in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
Air passengers show their COVID-19 double dose certificates to the government health workers after arriving from Birsa Munda International Airport, in Ranchi.PTI Photo
School students visit the Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya.PTI Photo
Katrin Milhahn, screenwriter of the film ‘Night Forest’ competing for ICFT UNESCO GANDHI Medal, being felicitated during the 52nd International Film Festival of India, in Panaji.PTI Photo
Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.
Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.
For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.