Police officers detain a demonstrator outside Supreme Court in New Delhi. Reuters
Protesters on Monday gathered outside the Supreme Court complex demanding an independent probe into the sexual harassment allegation raised against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi.
A former court assistant accused chief justice Ranjan Gogoi of having made unwanted sexual advances last year, the most high-profile case in a wave of sexual harassment accusations after a #metoo movement swept the country.
Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday tendered an “unconditional apology” to the Supreme Court of India for attributing to the court his remark that the prime minister is a thief.
Even as 288 persons in Kerala have been kept under medical observation in the wake of the coronavirus scare, state health Minister K.K. Shailaja asserted that there was no reason for any concern.
A final Molineux witness would testify next Monday, completing the bulk of a prosecution case that began last Wednesday when there was an expectation that the trial could stretch into March.
Major accident has been reported to have taken place in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday morning.