SC commutes death penalty of 15 convicts due…

27 January 2014 In a landmark and significant judgement, the Supreme Court on Tuesday commuted death penalty of 15 convicts on the grounds of inordinate delay and mental illness. The apex court said the death…

Wajahat Habibullah will give the Mukundan C Menon…

9 January 2014 New Delhi: Mr Wajahat Habibullah, the Chairperson of the National Commission for Minorities will give the Mukundan C Menon Award for 2013 to Dr Manisha Sethi representing Jamia Teachers Solidarity Association in…

The silence of Muzaffarnagar

1 January 2014 By Shiv Visvanathan From Partition to Muzaffarnagar, the history of riots has been a celebration of rape. Muzaffarnagar sounds like it’s a part of the UP badlands, while pundits hair-split words like…