Tag archive for ‘Supreme Court’
By Ila Choudhary On Friday, February 26th, 2021

In case of delay in salary, pension for govt employees, interest should be paid: Supreme Court

New Delhi [India], February 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday said salaries and pensions are “rightful entitlements” of government employees and in case of delay, they should be paid with interest. Representative More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

SC rejects plea for extra chance in UPSC exam to those having exhausted last attempt amid pandemic

New Delhi, Feb 24 (PTI):The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea seeking an extra chance to appear in the UPSC civil services exam by aspirants who have exhausted their last attempt last year amid the COVID-19 More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, February 12th, 2021

India’s top court tackles social media in free speech case

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s top court on Friday sought the government and Twitter’s response to a petition seeking greater regulation of content on social media platforms amid a debate over free speech. A man More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, February 9th, 2021

Republic Day violence: SC stays arrest of Tharoor, Sardesai & others in FIRs lodged for tweets

New Delhi, Feb 9 (PTI) The Supreme Court Tuesday stayed the arrest of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor and six journalists including Rajdeep Sardesai in connection with FIRs lodged against them for their allegedly “misleading” More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Supreme Court expresses displeasure over Centre’s affidavit in civil services exam matter

New Delhi, Jan 28 (PTI) The Supreme Court Thursday questioned the Centre for filing an affidavit without specifying at whose level the decision was taken for not granting one more opportunity to UPSC civil services More...

By Manisha Sen On Sunday, January 24th, 2021

Supreme Court to hear plea for extra chance to aspirants who missed UPSC exam due to COVID-19

New Delhi, Jan 24 (PTI) The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear on Monday a plea seeking grant of one more chance to appear in the UPSC’s civil services examination to those aspirants who could not appear in More...

By Manisha Sen On Sunday, January 24th, 2021

Trump asked Justice Department to go to Supreme Court to overturn election: WSJ

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Former President Donald Trump considered replacing the acting attorney general with an official willing to pursue unsubstantiated claims of election fraud, and he pushed the Justice More...

By Manisha Sen On Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

Women army officers once again move SC for grant of permanent commission, promotions and benefits

New Delhi, Jan 23 (PTI) Eleven women army officers have moved the Supreme Court seeking compliance of its February last year directions to the Centre for grant of permanent commission, promotions and consequential More...

By Manisha Sen On Friday, January 22nd, 2021

Not in favour of granting extra chance to UPSC aspirants who missed exam due to COVID: Centre to SC

New Delhi, Jan 22 (PTI): The Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court that it was not in favour of granting one more opportunity to those civil services aspirants who could not appear in their last attempt in the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

Centre withdraws plea in SC against farmers’ tractor rally on Jan 26

New Delhi, Jan 20 (PTI): The Centre Wednesday withdrew its plea seeking an injunction against the proposed tractor rally on January 26 by farmers protesting against the new farms laws after the Supreme Court said More...