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  • SC judge should oversee functioning of EVMs in Gujarat: Congress

    SC judge should oversee functioning of EVMs in Gujarat: Congress

    The Congress on Thursday demanded that a sitting or retired Supreme Court judge of "very high integrity" supervise functioning of all electronic voting machines (EVMs) to ensure free and fair elections in Gujarat. Latching on to media reports that during......

    November 23, 2017
  • SC to hear fresh plea seeking to stall Padmavati's release abroad

    SC to hear fresh plea seeking to stall Padmavati's release abroad

    As the British Board Of Film Classification (BBFC) cleared "Padmavati" for release in the UK on December 1, the Supreme Court (SC) will on November 28 hear a fresh plea seeking to stall the release of the film abroad. The......

    November 23, 2017
  • SC bars JAL directors, promoters from selling personal assets

    SC bars JAL directors, promoters from selling personal assets

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed 13 directors, including five promoters of realty firm Jaiprakash Associate Limited (JAL), not to alienate their personal properties and asked the company to deposit Rs 150 crore and Rs 125 crore respectively by December 14 and December......

    November 22, 2017
  • Supreme Court, HC judges to get salary hike

    Supreme Court, HC judges to get salary hike

    The judges of the Supreme Court and the 24 high courts are set to get a salary hike as the Union cabinet today approved a proposal in this regard. Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said here that a bill would......

    November 22, 2017
  • Pay Rs 275 cr by Dec 31, Supreme Court tells Jaypee Associates

    Pay Rs 275 cr by Dec 31, Supreme Court tells Jaypee Associates

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked Jaypee Associates to deposit Rs 275 crore -- in two instalments -- by December 31, telling it to "behave like a good child". The court order is seen as a relief to Jaypee Associates......

    November 22, 2017
  • Jaypee deposits Rs.275 crore, SC fixes next hearing on Jan 10

    Jaypee deposits Rs.275 crore, SC fixes next hearing on Jan 10

    Jaypee Associates on Wednesday deposited the first installment of Rs.275 crore as the Supreme Court fixed January 10, 2018 as the next date of hearing in the matter. The apex court also made it clear that the promoters and independent......

    November 22, 2017
  • SC rejects plea on pet coke, furnace oil usage in NCR

    SC rejects plea on pet coke, furnace oil usage in NCR

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the plea for the recall of its order banning the use of pet coke and furnace oil by industries in the National Capital Region (NCR). The court also rejected a plea by the National......

    November 22, 2017
  • Supreme Court refuses urgent hearing in Kerala ‘love jihad’ case

    Supreme Court refuses urgent hearing in Kerala ‘love jihad’ case

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to hold an urgent hearing on a plea by father of Hadiya, a 24-year-old Hindu woman from Kerala who converted to Islam, and said that the matter will be heard on the scheduled date......

    November 22, 2017
  • Bimal Gurung welcomes SC order, reveals plans to visit Delhi

    Bimal Gurung welcomes SC order, reveals plans to visit Delhi

    Suspended GJM chief Bimal Gurung on Tuesday thanked the Supreme Court for restraining West Bengal Police from taking any "coercive action" against him for the next 15 days and said he is planning to visit Delhi within the given time......

    November 22, 2017
  • Pradyuman murder case: Pinto family gets anticipatory bail

    Pradyuman murder case: Pinto family gets anticipatory bail

    The Pinto family, owners of Ryan International schools, was granted conditional anticipatory bail by Punjab and Haryana High Court in the Pradyuman murder case on Tuesday. On 8 September, Class II student Pradyuman Thakur was found with his throat slit in......

    November 21, 2017
  • Gujarat Polls: Congress ‘deceiving’ Patels with quota promise, says Arun Jaitely

    Gujarat Polls: Congress ‘deceiving’ Patels with quota promise, says Arun Jaitely

    The Congress's promise to grant reservation to the Patidar community is nothing but "deception" for votes in the Gujarat polls as the Supreme Court has put a 50 per cent cap on quota in education and jobs, Union minister and......

    November 21, 2017
  • SC stays NGT order on new approach to Vaishno Devi temple

    SC stays NGT order on new approach to Vaishno Devi temple

    The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the National Green Tribunal's order to direct the Vaishno Devi temple authorities to open a new approach road for use by pedestrians and battery-operated vehicles from November 24. Issuing a notice, a bench of......

    November 21, 2017
  • Supreme Court questions CBI officials' conduct during raids

    Supreme Court questions CBI officials' conduct during raids

    The Supreme Court on Monday questioned the behaviour of CBI personnel during raids and wondered how a senior bureaucrat, arrested in a graft case, and his family members had committed suicide here last year. The top court observed that such......

    November 20, 2017