November 5, 2017

Cries of 'freedom' as Barca march on

Madrid: Barcelona continued their record- breaking start to a La Liga season by beating Sevilla 2-1 thanks to Paco Alcacer’s double in an atmosphere at the Camp Nou marked by the political upheaval in Catalonia. A huge Catalan flag and banners reading justice in Catalan and English were displayed before kick-off after eight ministers of the Catalan government deposed by Madrid were detained pending a possible trial for their roles

SC, HC judges get DA hike

New Delhi: The dearness allowance of judges of the Supreme Court and the 24 high courts has been increased even as proposals to give them a salary hike are pending approval of the Union Cabinet. In a letter to the secretary general of the apex court and registrars general of the high courts last month, the department of justice in the law ministry said that the DA of the judges