The SC decision is a major setback for the Congress-led Government in Kerala which had taken 10 % stake in the private venture
The Majestic-class aircraft carrier played a key role in enforcing the naval blockade of East Pakistan during 1971 war.
A 1981-batch IPS officer from Karnataka cadre, Dutta is overall incharge of the Anti-Corruption Bureau of CBI.
The government has not made any progress in the selection of the next CBI chief since the post of the Leader of Opposition is vacant.
Lalit, in a letter dated June 30, 2014, sent a strongly worded reply to the CBI against the suggestion.
The 2G probe, he said, was at the trial stage even before he was appointed Director and there was no role for him to monitor the probe.
Lawyer demands CBI Director be removed from all cases.
The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed a petition by the Maharashtra Coastal Zone Management Authority or the MCZMA, challenging a Bombay High Court order that upheld the redefinition of Mahim shore as a bay, thus potentially opening up prospects for builders to construct high-rises along a few seafront areas in South Mumbai. For areas defined as “bays”, […]
The court, however, refused to entertain the applications and ordered them to be present before it on the next hearing.
Sinha’s counsel Vikas Singh in his arguments had submitted that Bhushan must reveal the name of whistleblower who supplied the documents.
The court then asked the state to file a report by November 24 on the relief work undertaken so far by the authority.
Out of the 1,08,153 cases under the Indian Penal Code in the year 2012 only 34,069 cases ended in conviction and 74,084 cases lead to acquittals.
A UN resolution in 2012 has called for a moratorium on the death penalty, which was adopted by 111 member states.
Sabarmati Jail authorities claim they never submitted assignments.
The state government now has the option to file a curative petition before the Supreme Court.