Girlfriend not liable for prosecution u/s 498A, rules High Court

The Andhra Pradesh High Court has ruled that a case under Section 498 A (Husband or relative of husband of a woman subjecting her to cruelty) cannot be investigated against the girl friend of a person. Only blood relations or close relatives of a person can be booked under Section 498A, the High CoRead More

Kerala HC seeks Centre’s response on repatriating IS recruit

The Kerala High Court on Monday asked the Central government to respond to a petition moved by the mother of Nimisha Fathima, a Keralite woman now languishing in a prison in Afghanistan, for the repatriation of her daughter and granddaughter.Justice P.B. Suresh Kumar passed the order on a writ petiRead More