Friday, Nov 28, 2014



SC urges Centre to continue with German as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

The court said that government should consider not bringing any change mid-session keeping in mind the interests of the students.

Supreme Court dismisses Digvijaya Singh’s plea seeking CBI probe into Madhya Pradesh recruitment scam
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

The Madhya Pradesh Recruitment Scam pertains to manipulation in the selection process for government jobs conducted by the MPPEB.

IPL spot-fixing: Supreme Court questions N Srinivasan’s role as Chennai Super Kings owner and BCCI chief
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

Supreme Court raises questions on Srinivasan’s role as CSK owner and BCCI chief, says his conflict of interest is obvious.

Centre confirms in SC affidavit: For KV, Sanskrit compulsory third language
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

The decision is expected to affect over 70,000 students who will be asked to switch from German to Sanskrit.

IPL Spot-fixing: N Srinivasan’s conflict of interest obvious, says Supreme Court
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

The court also questioned BCCI if it was willing to take actions against all the persons after the Mudgal probe.

Explained: Intellectual property fights
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

The messy arrest and release of former Delhi University vice-chancellor on Tuesday in a ‘plagiarism’ case

Supreme Court hands death to rape-murder convict
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Sending Dupare to the gallows, the court noted that rape of an innocent child was not only betrayal of an individual trust but destruction and devastation of social trust.

To battle female foeticide, SC urges state govts to give incentives to families with girl child
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

It urged the state governments to give incentives to every family with a girl child so as to battle the menace of female foeticide.

Mudgal report: Supreme Court not to disclose names of players
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

Bench to decide on making the entire report public only at an appropriate stage.

Even if discom fails to pay up, Delhi can’t go dark: SC
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

The court fixed the matter for final hearing on December 15.

First Mudgal probe report also relevant, says Panel’s counsel
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

Nalini Chidambaram, counsel for the CABihar, started her arguments by reading out certain portions from the first report.

SC questions Srinivasan’s return as BCCI chief; doubts over his conflict of interests still remain
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

The apex court also pointed that the benefit of doubt should go in favour of the game rather than any individual.

India, China to roll out red carpet for tourists
Sun, Nov 16, 2014

With a special emphasis on India as a potential sector for its inbound tourism traffic, CITM opened in Shanghai on Friday amid much fanfare.

No age bar to practise law: Supreme Court
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

Prasad said such a rule would upkeep the professional standards and protect the interests of lawyers.

Supreme Court clears way for women as make-up artists
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Directs omission of relevant clauses from the constitution of trade union in 10 days, order applicable for all regional federations.

Should we name players probed by Mudgal panel, asks apex court
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

The court further delved into whether the names of players investigated by the Mudgal panel should be made public or not.

Bollywood bias: SC quashes rule that prohibits women make-up artists
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

The court held this provision to be unconstitutional and said that such a discrimination smacked of acute gender bias.

Poaching case: Salman remains a convict, says SC
Thu, Nov 06, 2014

The Rajasthan govt argued that there could be no justification to suspend Khan’s conviction after his five-year jail term order was suspended.

Justice Mudgal panel submits probe report to Supreme Court
Tue, Nov 04, 2014

Mudgal looked satisfied with his work, but however, refused to say anything about the content of the report.

Supreme Court says women can be make-up artists
Tue, Nov 04, 2014

The 59-year-old practice in the Indian film industry that bars women from being classified as make-up artists is set to end with the Supreme Court stating that it would not allow this “constitutionally impermissible discrimination” to continue.

IPL spot-fixing case: Justice Mudgal panel ready with final report
Mon, Nov 03, 2014

The court asked the Mudgal panel to conduct a thorough investigation into the matter in May 2014.

Give us back our red beacons, police tell Supreme Court
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

The Delhi Police said according to its research, many countries used red for emergency vehicles.

Jung gets time till Nov 11 to explore options for a Delhi government
Fri, Oct 31, 2014

It was in April that the court had, for the first time, decided to wait for a decision by the President and L-G on the fate of the Delhi Assembly.

Govt formation or fresh elections? Supreme Court gives Delhi LG time till November 11
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

SC fixed the matter for hearing on November 11, saying if nothing happens by the next date, it would hear the petition by AAP on merits.

Apex court could send AAP poll petition back to Centre
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

AAP’s advocate Prashant Bhushan will continue his arguments today.

Centre gives full list of 627 names to Supreme Court
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

Black money: Won’t reveal names, don’t want to embarrass, says court.

Apex court slams Centre, LG for Delhi deadlock
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

The court was hearing a plea filed by AAP seeking dissolution of the Assembly.

SC snaps back at Govt: Not 2 or 3, give us all the names… are you holding a protective umbrella?
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

The apex court also said that it is open for a CBI investigation into cases of tainted money.

Juvenile age: Take final stand, govt told
Tue, Oct 28, 2014

While staying the trial, the bench had questioned if those accused of heinous crimes should not even be put on trial only as they were under 18.

Black money: Government reveals eight more names to apex court
Tue, Oct 28, 2014

Promising to disclose more names in future, the government said in its affidavit that it was “keen to unearth black money held abroad”

‘Black money’ mountain of a mole hill: Government discloses eight more names to SC
Tue, Oct 28, 2014

Promising to disclose more names in future, the government said in its affidavit that it was “keen to unearth black money held abroad”

MP judge ‘harassment’: SC secretary general says no need for fresh probe
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

The Supreme Court had in August agreed to consider setting up a new probe panel to look into the sexual harassment allegations.

‘Astonishing’ links between ex-CBI chief A P Singh and Moin Qureshi, ‘pained’ AG tells SC
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

However, the I-T report gave a clean chit to CBI director Ranjit Sinha regarding his alleged links with Qureshi.

EC all for allowing NRIs to vote through proxy, e-ballot
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

According to the EC, the e-postal ballot system has almost no risk of manipulation, rigging or violation of secrecy.

Black money case: Centre seeks modification of court orders on disclosure of info
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

It also said that information can be provided only about the accounts and not about past transactions.

SC grants bail to Jayalalithaa in DA case, asks her to ensure AIADMK workers don’t create law and order problems
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa was on Friday granted bail by the Supreme Court in the disproportionate assets case.