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Height no bar to be lawyer


Kochi: He’s just over 90 cm tall and is perhaps one of the tiniest men in the state. But that short fact did not deter K. Sivasankara Pillai from taking giant strides in life even at the age of 56.

Snowden applies for Russia asylum: lawyer

Fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has applied for temporary asylum in Russia, a pro-Kremlin lawyer said on Tuesday, after President Vladimir Putin accused Washington of “trapping” him in the country.

Russian nationalist gets life for murder of lawyer, reporter

A Russian court sentenced an ultra-nationalist to life in prison on Friday for the 2009 murder of human rights lawyer Stanislav Markelov and reporter Anastasia Baburova, a court spokeswoman told AFP.

Judge names Raja in exam mark sheet scam

Chennai, Dec. 7: The embattled A. Raja has landed in yet another problem with the Madras High Court on Tuesday ordering suspension of a lawyer close to him for pressuring a judge to grant bail to the

WikiLeaks founder interrogated by Swedish police: Lawyer

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been interrogated by police in Sweden, where he is facing molestation allegations, his lawyer said on Tuesday, adding he expected the charges to be dropped.


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I want to begin with a little story that was told to me by a leading executive at Aptech. He was exercising in a gym with a lot of younger people.

Shekhar Kapur’s Bandit Queen didn’t make the cut. Neither did Shaji Karun’s Piravi, which bagged 31 international awards.