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SC asks Assam NRC Coordinator Prateek Hajela for detailed report on those not included in draft, next hearing on August 28

SC asks Assam NRC Coordinator Prateek Hajela for detailed report on those not included in draft, next hearing on August 28

The next hearing on the matter will take place on August 28.

Aug 16, 2018, 15:02 PM IST
Can't deny quota benefits to 'creamy layer' SC/ST employees in promotions in govt jobs: Centre to SC

Can't deny quota benefits to 'creamy layer' SC/ST employees in promotions in govt jobs: Centre to SC

"Even today SC/ST people are socially backward and not allowed to marry higher caste people and ride horses," the AG said.

Aug 16, 2018, 12:06 PM IST
To attack a system is easy, what's difficult is to transform it: Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra reacts to judges' revolt

To attack a system is easy, what's difficult is to transform it: Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra reacts to judges' revolt

He seemed to level soft criticism even as he seemed to acknowledge issues that may exist.

Aug 15, 2018, 16:29 PM IST
AFSPA: 300 Army personnel move SC, challenge FIRs registered against them

AFSPA: 300 Army personnel move SC, challenge FIRs registered against them

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the plea filed by the armed forces personnel on August 20.

Aug 14, 2018, 12:38 PM IST
Blue stickers on petrol and CNG cars, orange for diesel vehicles in Delhi NCR soon

Blue stickers on petrol and CNG cars, orange for diesel vehicles in Delhi NCR soon

The Environment Pollution Control Authority had in July this year told the Supreme Court that having colour-coded stickers to identify polluting automobiles would help in tackling air pollution.

Aug 13, 2018, 15:36 PM IST
SC seeks report from UP Police on Hapur lynching case within two weeks

SC seeks report from UP Police on Hapur lynching case within two weeks

The Supreme Court has sought a report from the Uttar Pradesh Police over Hapur lynching incident. The top court on Monday asked Meerut Inspector General of Police to submit a detailed report on the entire episode within two weeks.

Aug 13, 2018, 13:19 PM IST
SC notice to Centre over suicide of ministry official, family

SC notice to Centre over suicide of ministry official, family

The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre on a plea seeking court-monitored CBI probe into the alleged suicide of BK Bansal, a Ministry of Corporate Affairs' official, and his family.

Aug 13, 2018, 12:43 PM IST
Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: SC to hear appeal challenging Talwars' acquittal

Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: SC to hear appeal challenging Talwars' acquittal

The top court will hear the arguments in the sensational double murder case along with the pending plea filed by domestic help Hemraj's wife.

Aug 10, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
Act against Kanwariyas who indulge in violence: Supreme Court directs police

Act against Kanwariyas who indulge in violence: Supreme Court directs police

A-G KK Venugopal raised the issue of violence and vandalism by the several groups of Kanwariyas in the recent days.

Aug 10, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
COA chief Vinod Rai welcomes Supreme Court order on Cooling-off Period

COA chief Vinod Rai welcomes Supreme Court order on Cooling-off Period

The original Lodha Committee reforms suggested only one term (of three years) before the mandatory cooling-off but the recent order allows office-bearers with two consecutive terms before the mandatory cooling period.

 

Aug 09, 2018, 18:11 PM IST
SC asks NCLT to deal with insolvency proceedings against Jaypee group

SC asks NCLT to deal with insolvency proceedings against Jaypee group

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said the limitation period of 180 days to conclude the insolvency proceedings will commence from today.

Aug 09, 2018, 12:33 PM IST
SC scraps 'one state, one vote' policy of BCCI, grants full membership to MCA, others

SC scraps 'one state, one vote' policy of BCCI, grants full membership to MCA, others

The SC has granted full membership of the board to the cricket associations of Mumbai, Saurashtra, Vadodara and Vidarbha.

Aug 09, 2018, 11:41 AM IST
Bharat bandh: Section 144 imposed in Madhya Pradesh Bhind on Thursday

Bharat bandh: Section 144 imposed in Madhya Pradesh Bhind on Thursday

Dalit organisations have called for a nation-wide bandh on August 9 against the Supreme Court ruling on the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Act.

Aug 08, 2018, 21:37 PM IST
Centre asks SC to show restraint while criticising govt, court gives a strong-worded reply

Centre asks SC to show restraint while criticising govt, court gives a strong-worded reply

The apex court said it was at least "solving problems" and was in no way "criticising the government".

Aug 08, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
SC reserves verdict on PIL seeking scrapping of Section 497, questions govt's stand on adultery laws

SC reserves verdict on PIL seeking scrapping of Section 497, questions govt's stand on adultery laws

The top court questioned the government's stand defending the adultery law that punishes the married men while absolving the married women who are involved in relationships outside marriage.

Aug 08, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
SC directs Amrapali group directors, promoters to file details of their assets in 15 days

SC directs Amrapali group directors, promoters to file details of their assets in 15 days

The SC has also asked electricity company to resume connection to Silicon City and Zodiac projects.

Aug 08, 2018, 16:44 PM IST
How do you plan to prevent sexual abuse at shelter homes, SC asks government

How do you plan to prevent sexual abuse at shelter homes, SC asks government

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre to apprise it on steps proposed to prevent sexual abuse of minors in shelter homes across the country.

Aug 07, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
A girl is raped every six hours, what's happening in the country, asks SC

A girl is raped every six hours, what's happening in the country, asks SC

Hearing the case of alleged rapes in Muzaffarpur shelter home, the SC pulled up the Bihar government asking that how did the state allow "the horror homes to flourish."

Aug 07, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Who is giving money to you? Supreme Court questions Bihar govt on Muzaffarpur shelter home case

Who is giving money to you? Supreme Court questions Bihar govt on Muzaffarpur shelter home case

The Supreme Court on Tuesday raised questions over who is funding shelter homes in Bihar. The apex court was hearing the case into alleged rapes at shelter home in Muzaffarpur in Bihar. 

Aug 07, 2018, 13:23 PM IST
Assam NRC draft row: Supreme Court to hear petitions challenging survey

Assam NRC draft row: Supreme Court to hear petitions challenging survey

The second NRC draft on Assam left out names of nearly 40 lakh people. 

Aug 07, 2018, 10:04 AM IST

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