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British top court hears more evidence on suspension of parliament

British top court hears more evidence on suspension of parliament

Britain's highest court heard arguments for a second day Wednesday on whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament was unlawful or not.

India's top court rejects calls for probe into judge's death

India's top court rejects calls for probe into judge's death

India's Supreme Court dismissed on Thursday petitions calling for an investigation into the death of a lower court judge in 2014 when he was presiding over a case against a top political aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

India's top court to provide daycare facilities, after years of requests

India's top court to provide daycare facilities, after years of requests

India's will set-up a daycare centre for its staff, which advocates said will increase the number of women in the workforce by setting an example for others to follow.

Maldives top court seeks to impeach president, attorney general says

Maldives top court seeks to impeach president, attorney general says

The Supreme Court in the Maldives is trying to impeach President Abdulla Yameen for not obeying its order to release jailed opposition leaders, the attorney general said on Sunday ...

India's top court rules controversial Muslim divorce law ‘unconstitutional’

India's top court rules controversial Muslim divorce law ‘unconstitutional’

India's Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled a controversial Muslim quick divorce law ‘unconstitutional’, a landmark victory for Muslim women who had long argued that it violated their right to equality.

Venezuela top court orders jailing of opposition mayor Muchacho

Venezuela top court orders jailing of opposition mayor Muchacho

Venezuela's Supreme Court on Tuesday sentenced Caracas district mayor Ramon Muchacho to 15 months in jail for defying orders to keep transit moving in an area routinely blocked ...

India's top court to consider intervening in Muslim 'triple talaq' divorce law

India's top court to consider intervening in Muslim 'triple talaq' divorce law

India's Supreme Court said it will examine how far it could interfere in Muslim laws governing family-related issues as it heard a plea to end a practice allowing Muslim men to divorce their wives ...

Israel’s top court cuts Olmert’s prison term

Israel’s top court cuts Olmert’s prison term

Ex-PM cleared of main charge, to begin serving term on February 15