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The lawyer who stood tall in face of adversity: Goolam Vahanvati

When it comes to the pioneer lawyers that India has had, Goolam Vahanvati is among the first few names that cross our minds

27 Mar 2021 8:21 PM

Nation mourns demise of legal stalwart Ram Jethmalani

Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu visited Jethmalani's residence to day morning to pay his respects.

08 Sep 2019 11:41 AM

Bar lost 'eminent jurist', 'legal luminary': Lawyers' bodies on Jaitley's demise

Jaitley practised as a senior advocate in courts, especially the Delhi High Court, before he became a Union minister.

24 Aug 2019 6:01 PM

Unnao rape case: Court seeks status report from CBI on safety of survivor, her family

The court further asked the Uttar Pradesh Director General (DG) to apprise it of the protection extended to the witnesses in the state.

06 Aug 2019 3:03 PM

Zomato, Pune restaurant fined Rs 55,000 for serving chicken instead of paneer

According to Zomato, the lawyer complained against the food delivery platform to defame it as it had refunded his amount.

08 Jul 2019 10:14 AM


Tanushree-Nana #MeToo case: Key witnesses scared to records statement, claims lawyer

Satpute said one woman eyewitness is not ready to support Tanushree's version now.

18 May 2019 1:42 PM

Facebook hires State Department lawyer as general counsel

The social media company also named John Pinette as vice president of global communications.

23 Apr 2019 9:13 AM

Law makes you a realist, says young entrepreneur and lawyer Sonam Chandwani

India has about 1.3 million lawyers and yet several people either have no access to justice or cannot afford legal services.

04 Jul 2018 7:57 PM

Nonprofit seeks personhood, freedom for 3 elephants at zoo

The organization argued unsuccessfully this year for two adult male chimps to be considered legal people.

25 Nov 2017 3:08 PM

Suspect asks for "lawyer dog", court finds reference too open ended

Court says officers can continue with investigation as the reference is not clear enough.

04 Nov 2017 8:24 AM


Man gropes woman in flight, asks ‘You do not like to be touched?’

Sahar police arrested Gurgaon based Mohit Kanvar for assaulting a Mumbai based lawyer in a Delhi-Mumbai flight.

21 Jun 2017 3:47 PM

Fresh representation made to President: Justice Karnan's lawyer

The lawyers took the ground in the application that Justice Karnan will be unable to exercise any remedy if he is arrested.

21 May 2017 4:27 PM

Justice Karnan wants to apologise, stay arrest order: Lawyer tells CJI

The CJI asked Karnan to file an application and told him that he can be heard when all seven judges would be available for the hearing.

12 May 2017 4:43 PM

Odisha lawyer collects old currencies from 70 countries, builds mini museum

Mohammad Mustaque, a legal practitioner, has converted his house into a miniature museum of notes.

22 Feb 2017 3:15 PM

BKC cop thrashes man, kin moves Bombay High Court

The victim has alleged that the BKC policemen were beating a couple outside the police station when he tried to intervene.

10 Feb 2017 12:53 AM


Read basic law before filing petitions: Delhi HC

Court observed that the litigants and advocates would be “well advised to at least read the basic law” before approaching the courts.

30 Jan 2017 2:00 AM

Lawyer molests woman in court

The victim has identified the accused lawyer as Ashok Gupta.

22 Jan 2017 1:18 AM