SC seeks Chhattisgarh police action taken report on woman's complaint

The Supreme Court today sought a report from Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM), Bilaspur rpt Bilaspur, in Chhattisgarh along with all records, including status reports, and police action taken on the alleged gang rape of a woman advocate who tried to commit suicide before it on Monday.

LoP must for Lokpal selection to end govt dominance: Activists

Amid controversy over the Leader of Opposition (LoP) post, anti-corruption activists have emphasised its importance saying that the post is essential to end the government`s dominance in Lokpal selection panel.

RTE Act not applicable to minority institutions: SC

The Supreme Court today held that the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, which mandates 25 per cent seats in all schools be reserved for the economically disadvantaged, is not applicable to minority institutions.

SC upholds constitutional validity of RTE Act

The Supreme Court Tuesday upheld the constitutional validity of the Right to Education Act, which mandates that 25 per cent seats in all schools be reserved for the economically disadvantaged.

Ownership of minerals vests with owner of land: SC

Ownership of minerals should be vested with the owner of the land and not with the government, the Supreme Court has said.

CJI Altamas Kabir suggests legal aid centres at CATs

Chief Justice Altamas Kabir batted for setting up legal aid centres at Central Administrative Tribunal benches to help needy women and children in getting justice in service related matters.