Kashmir remained on edge as the authorities stepped up security at vital installations and in sensitive areas, suspended mobile internet services and either arrested or detained several leaders in fast-paced developments on Sunday night. Officials said restrictions on movement of people would come into force in Kashmir Valley at the crack of dawn. The officials […]

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The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Bill proposing amendments to the Right to Information (RTI) Act which could seriously impact the autonomy of information commissioners (ICs).The Bill, which has been criticised by activists and Opposition parties for diluting the 2005 Act, empowers the central government to make rules on deciding the tenure, salary, allowances […]

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The Supreme Court will Tuesday hear a fresh plea filed by senior Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram challenging the August 22 order of the trial court remanding him to CBIs custody till August 26 in the INX Media corruption case. The plea is listed for hearing before a bench of Justices R […]

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