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Teachers crisis becoming political hot potato in Tripura

The Supreme Court order of March 29 upholding a state High Court order terminating the jobs of 10,323 government teachers has added to the vacuum.

 

Punjab Assembly amends Excise Act, allows hotels on highways to serve liquor

Punjab Assembly amends Excise Act, allows hotels on highways to serve liquor

In December last year, the Supreme Court passed a ruling forbidding sale of liquor within 500 metres of highways, provoking outcry from several states.

Five transgenders clear NEET

Last year, nine candidates from the transgender category had appeared for the exam and three of them had cleared it.
 

Lalu Prasad, Jagannth Mishra appear in CBI court

Lalu Prasad, Jagannth Mishra appear in CBI court

Two former Bihar Chief Ministers Lalu Prasad and Jagannth Mishra appeared in a special CBI court here over fodder scam cases.

SC seeks Centre, West Bengal's reply on woman's plea for abortion

The petitioner in her plea said that she had suffered immense mental and physical anguish after coming to know of the abnormalities in her 21st week of pregnancy.
 

'Arrested' Calcutta HC judge CS Karnan complains of chest pain, taken to hospital

'Arrested' Calcutta HC judge CS Karnan complains of chest pain, taken to hospital

Arrested former Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan was taken to a state-run hospital this evening when he complained of chest pain after he was brought from Chennai and sent to the Presidency correctional home (jail) here.

Acid attack victims to get reservation in government jobs, promotions

Acid attack victims to get reservation in government jobs, promotions

In yet another move aimed at helping the acid attack victims, the central government has now decided to give them reservation in central government jobs and promotions.

Charges framed against VK Sasikala in FERA violations case

An Economic Offences Court here on Wednesday framed charges against AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala, who is now lodged in jail in Bengaluru, in connection with a FERA violation case.

Acid victims to get reservation in govt jobs

The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has proposed vacancies, promotion quotas and an age relaxation for those with disabilities in a draft policy.

Absconding Justice CS Karnan arrested in Coimbatore

The Supreme Court sentenced justice Karnan to six months in prison on charges of contempt of court.

Former judge SC Karnan taken to Kolkata by West Bengal Police

Calcutta High Court judge CS Karnan, who had been evading arrest since the May 9 SC order, was picked up last night by Kolkata Police from a private resort at Malumichampatti in Coimbatore.

Justice Karnan a 'rotten egg' in the judicial system: Congress

A day after retired Kolkata High Court judge C.S. Karnan was arrested, the Congress party on Wednesday dubbed the former as a `rotten egg` and asserted that he should have been more mindful as it was a high office which he adorned.

VHP begins stockpiling stones for Ram temple in Ayodhya

VHP begins stockpiling stones for Ram temple in Ayodhya

The VHP has announced that construction work will begin within a year, notwithstanding whatever decision the Supreme Court takes on the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi title suit.
 

 SC extends Sahara Chief Subrata Roy's interim bail till July 5

SC extends Sahara Chief Subrata Roy's interim bail till July 5

Supreme Court has granted 10 more working days to Sahara chief Subrata Roy to deposit Rs 709.82 crore with the Sahara-SEBI refund account.

Women sacrificing love for parents Common in India, Says Supreme Court

Women sacrificing love for parents Common in India, Says Supreme Court

Women in India often sacrifice their love and relationships to accept their parents' decision, said the Supreme Court. 

Breather for Kasauli resorts: Supreme Court stays NGT demolition order of of seven properties

Breather for Kasauli resorts: Supreme Court stays NGT demolition order of of seven properties

In a breather to resorts in the picturesque Himachal Pradesh town of Kasauli, the Supreme Court has stayed a National Green Tribunal (NGT) order directing demolition of seven properties, which were extended illegally without requisite approvals from authorities.

Gaya: Bihar Police destroys 7000 bottles of smuggled liquor worth Rs 30 lakh

Gaya: Bihar Police destroys 7000 bottles of smuggled liquor worth Rs 30 lakh

The local police on Sunday seized and destroyed over 7000 liters of liquor here, which was allegedly smuggled and brought into Bihar.

Cancer drug: SC allows Cipla to withdraw appeal against Roche

Cancer drug: SC allows Cipla to withdraw appeal against Roche

The Supreme Court on Friday allowed domestic drug manufacturer Cipla, which recently arrived at a settlement with Swiss pharma major Roche over a lung cancer drug, to withdraw its petition on the patent row.

Centre will take decision on Mukul Rohatgi's desire to quit: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Centre is on the process of revealing the Legal Information Management and Briefing System (LIMBS), a digital platform to introduce transparency in the judicial process: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Cattle ban 'discriminatory', 'unconstitutional'? SC issues notice to Centre, seeks response in two weeks; next hearing on July 11

Cattle ban 'discriminatory', 'unconstitutional'? SC issues notice to Centre, seeks response in two weeks; next hearing on July 11

The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a notice to the Centre in connection with its recent notification banning the sale and purchase of cattle at animal markets for slaughter.