SC order has righted a wrong. There must be justice for the rape victim, not a ‘settlement’.
The gas distribution regulator’s power is confined to provide by regulations the transportation tariff for common carrier or contract carrier or city or local natural gas distribution network.
The bench found no justification for why the necessary tests were overlooked by the doctors and held them accountable for negligence.
The petition was filed by Bihar-based advocate H P Singh, who sought quashing of the appointment of some ministers in Union and Bihar governments.
The observations have come days after a Madras High Court Judge asked a woman to consider mediation with a man, convicted of raping her.
The facility was given the go-ahead by the then Chief Justice of India H L Dattu, as reported by The Indian Express on January 10.
Katju’s writ petition filed through former Solicitor General of India Gopal Subramaniam names the Lok Sabha Speaker, Rajya Sabha Chairman as well as the general secretaries of the two houses.
Madhya Pradesh district and sessions judge Jagdish Baheti, had in 2013 set a precedent by completing a rape trial and sentencing the accused to 14 years in jail in just nine days.
Schools say the SC has recognised their right to have maximum autonomy in admissions and setting a fee structure.
Jagendra was allegedly set on fire by the police officials during a raid at his house in Awas Vikas Colony of Sadar Bazar area in Sahjahanpur on June 1.
The Bench, however, said it did not want to conduct an inquiry into the work of this judge, who is currently a member of the National Human Rights Commission.
On June 15, the court had asked the CBSE to complete the process of examination and declaration of result be within four weeks.
His death comes at a time when the Supreme Court is once again hearing a matter concerning appointments to higher judiciary.
Govt had claimed a judge who did not pass 100 judgments in career was elevated to apex court.
The Supreme Court had on June 15 scrapped the AIPMT-2015 and had ordered re-conduct of the examination within four weeks.