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Saturday, December 05, 2020

Supreme Court of India


SC bid to reduce paper use may save 2.4 cr sheets a yr

December 05, 2020 4:46 am

The top court’s Registry uses 20,000 reams of paper (about one crore sheets) on average and the savings because of the changes is likely to save at least 25 per cent of this, official sources say.

Plea in SC seeks removal of gathering from borders, cites commuter issues

December 05, 2020 1:15 am

The plea cited the Covid-19 pandemic and said farmers were “blocking the roads for all the emergency/medical services” required in the national capital for those affected by the virus.

Criticism of judiciary stems from ideological inclination and dislike of particular political leaders

November 21, 2020 8:49 am

Judiciary is not slipping into ‘barbarism’. Rather, disgruntled individuals cannot move beyond selective outrage.

PB Mehta writes: SC was never perfect, but the signs are that it is slipping into judicial barbarism

November 18, 2020 8:40 am

This phenomenon is not just a matter of individual judges or individual cases. It is now a systematic phenomenon with deep institutional roots.

Bhendi Bazaar: SC stays redevelopment of building where once Dawood Ibrahim lived

October 16, 2020 9:28 am

The top court’s stay order comes as a setback to the redevelopment plans of the Saifee Burhani Upliftment Trust (SBUT) that has undertaken one of the country’s largest cluster redevelopment project in Bhendi Bazaar.

18-year-old dies by suicide in Beed over fear of ‘losing out on NEET merit list’ after SC stay on Maratha quota

October 02, 2020 3:05 am

Vivek Rahade, was found dead at his family’s farm in Ketura village Thursday morning, following which a case of accidental death was registered at Beed Rural police station, police said.

Agnelo Valdaris ‘custodial death’: CBI yet to seek sanction to prosecute cops on murder charge, accused approach SC

September 19, 2020 11:22 am

In February, the HC, on the basis of evidence, including the nature of injuries found on Agnelo Valdaris, had said that it was a prima facie a case of custodial death and directed the trial court to frame charges under Section 302 of the IPC.

Political controversy to defame state, will weather storm: Uddhav Thackeray

September 14, 2020 4:42 am

Concerns over the rise in Covid-19 cases and the soaring of tension in the state following the Supreme Court’s interim order staying reservations of Maratha community in education and jobs were at the core of Udhhav’s live address.

Two days after FYJC admissions halted, school education dept says waiting for govt directives

September 12, 2020 11:20 am

Meanwhile, the supplementary exams for classes X and XII students, who could not clear the board exams held in February-March, are likely to be scheduled next month, an official said.

SC stay on Maratha quota: MVA govt pledges its commitment, Opposition calls it 'black day'

September 10, 2020 11:56 am

Joining the opposition, former CM Narayan Rane asked, "Why did the government bring the case to such a situation? If they had pleaded the matter properly with adequate documents, it would have been in their favour."