Constitutional validity

Supreme Court notice to government on plea to ban convicts from running parties

Supreme Court notice to government on plea to ban convicts from running parties

The Supreme Court on Friday sought the responses from the Centre and the Election Commission on a plea seeking to restrain convicted persons from forming political parties and becoming their office-bearers for the period they are disqualified under the election law.

Dec 01, 2017, 18:50 PM IST
Quota in nursery admission: SC seeks response from Centre, UP

Quota in nursery admission: SC seeks response from Centre, UP

The Supreme Court has sought response from the Centre and the Uttar Pradesh government on a plea challenging the constitutional validity of provisions of RTE Act, mandating unaided private schools to reserve 25 per cent in nursery classes to children from weaker sections.

Apr 04, 2017, 17:03 PM IST

Congress challenges constitutional validity of Fadnavis government

The Congress' Maharashtra unit Wednesday moved Bombay High Court challenging the constitutional validity of the Devendra Fadnavis-led BJP government and seeking its dismissal.

Nov 26, 2014, 22:39 PM IST

Former MP backs referendum for separate statehood to Vidarbha

Former MP and staunch protagonist of separate statehood for Vidarbha, Banwarilal Purohit, has supported a "referendum" for a separate Vidarbha state, planned by local non-governmental organisation Jan Manch, on December 16.

Dec 14, 2013, 00:37 AM IST

SC upholds Constitutional validity of preventive detention

SC upheld Constitutional validity of preventive detention provision under Conservation of Foreign Exchange and Prevention of Smuggling Activities Act.

Jul 02, 2012, 20:38 PM IST