Monday, Nov 24, 2014



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.

SC hauls up top state officials for inaction on missing children
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Chief secys and DGPs of Bihar, Chhattisgarh told to appear on Oct 30.

DNA test can be used to prove infidelity: Supreme Court
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

The SC ruled that a DNA test can be ordered by courts as a “legitimate and scientifically perfect” tool to establish adultery in divorce cases.

Told Gov Qureshi to consider quitting: Home Secy to SC
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

Centre sacked only Beniwal as conduct was not compatible with office.

SC stays transfer of land to Jamia, pulls up govt for ‘undue haste’
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

When the Delhi government counsel sought to urge that the land was required for educational purposes, the court snubbed the argument.

Existing BCCI working committee can continue till AGM: Supreme Court
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

The court noted that the BCCI had postponed its AGM to November 20 after permission from the Registrar of Societies.

Apex court refuses to shut Army chief’s appointment case
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Dastane retired on August 31 while Dalbir Singh’s appointment took effect from August 1.

Jung clears disputed land for Jamia, UP cries foul
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Proposal to acquire 114 bighas was moved when Lt-Governor was Vice-Chancellor of Jamia.

Amendments to protect wives come in handy for husbands
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Leave grey area that is exploited by men accused of marital rape.

President yet to decide on Delhi poll, Centre tells SC
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

Acceding to the request, the bench posted the matter to October 28.

Aircel-Maxis case: Supreme Court seeks status of CBI probe against Chidambaram
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

A bench led by Chief Justice H L Dattu sought the agency's reply on October 16 after BJP leader Subramanium Swamy pleaded the bench to ask CBI for a response.

Govt behaving like Kumbhakarna: SC
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

Kumbhakarna, Ravana’s younger brother, is believed to be a dozing behemoth, waking up once every six months.

DoT moves SC against TDSAT order on 3G roaming pacts
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

DoT said that “roaming” was a service and not a facility and hence holder of a UAS licence could provide services to subscribers restricted only to its own network.