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Justice A K Patnaik


SC to examine easing voting rights of armed forces personnel

February 24, 2014 12:26 pm

A bench led by Justice A K Patnaik issued notices to the Centre and Election Commission and sought their responses within three weeks.

RP Act: SC dismisses review petition against July verdict

November 20, 2013 2:46 am

The amendment was made to have retrospective effect from July 10 when the SC verdict was passed.

SC poser to Goa govt on iron ore mining

September 18, 2013 3:02 am

A green bench led by Justice A K Patnaik asked the central government to explain the manner in which environmental clearances had been granted to mining firms.

Will set up body for green nod in 4 weeks: Centre

September 10, 2013 11:51 pm

Parasaran conceded to the position that the regulator had not been appointed till date but said the process was on.

SC lifts ban on tourism in core tiger areas

October 17, 2012 1:49 am

Supreme Court had imposed an absolute ban on tourism in core areas of 41 tiger reserves across the country.

RTI activist writes to CJI,Centre on SC judgment

October 03, 2012 3:32 am

RTI activist Sunil Ahya has written to Chief Justice of India and the Centre that a recent Supreme Court judgment pertaining to appointment of members and heads of information commissions was inconsistent with the principles laid down in Constitution.

Pay tax dues with 10% interest: SC to Essar Oil

September 14, 2012 3:47 am

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked Essar Oil to pay Rs 5,189 crore towards its tax liability with 10% interest in eight quarterly instalments,starting January,to the Gujarat government.

10-year-old killed in celebratory firing

July 17, 2012 5:00 am

A 10-year-old boy was killed in a celebratory firing during the swearing-in ceremony of chairman and members of Visharatganj Nagar Panchayat in Bareilly Monday evening.

City briefs : SC seeks CBI response on Nupur bail plea

July 17, 2012 3:14 am

The Supreme Court on Monday sought the CBI’s response to a bail application by Nupur Talwar,accused in the double murder of her 14-year-old daughter Arushi and domestic help Hemraj.

SC upholds life term for Anand Mohan

July 11, 2012 3:36 am

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the life sentence awarded to former Lok Sabha member Anand Mohan Singh for instigating a mob to kill erstwhile Gopalganj District Magistrate G Krishnaiah in 1994,but acquitted all other six accused,including his wife Lovely Anand.