Tag archive for ‘Supreme Court’
By Manish Sen On Friday, July 5th, 2019

SC seeks response from Centre, UIDAI on plea against new Aadhaar ordinance

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought a response from the Centre on a plea challenging the provisions of the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Ordinance 2019. Representative Image A bench headed by Justice More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, July 1st, 2019

SC to hear from July 30 pleas against Centre’s 10 pc quota for EWS category

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday said it will hear from July 30 a bunch of pleas challenging the Centre’s decision to grant 10 per cent reservation in jobs and admissions to candidates of economically More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

As strikes end, SC defers hearing on security of doctors, keeps open ‘larger issue’ of their safety

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Tuesday deferred the hearing on a plea seeking protection of doctors in government hospitals, saying since doctors have called off their strike in West Bengal and other states, there More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, June 17th, 2019

IAS-IPS cadre allocation policy of 2017: SC seeks Centre’s reply on fresh pleas

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to file its response on a batch of pleas of over two dozen trainee IAS and IPS officers of the 2018 batch, who have sought parity in the government’s More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, June 14th, 2019

Plea in SC for safety, security of doctors at government hospitals

New Delhi: In the wake of protests by doctors in West Bengal against the assault on their colleagues, a plea was filed in the Supreme Court Friday seeking to ensure safety and security of doctors in government hospitals More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

Ex-SC staffer posted ‘wrong’ information on court website to see daughter working in BSES: Police

New Delhi: The desire to see his daughter working at the BSES prompted a former Supreme Court staffer to allegedly post wrong information related to a case involving Reliance Communications Chairman Anil Ambani More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, May 27th, 2019

Supreme Court refuses to grant protection from arrest to newly elected BSP MP Atul Rai

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to grant protection from arrest to newly elected BSP MP from Ghosi Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh, Atul Rai, accused of raping a college student from Varanasi. Newly More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

Saradha scam: SC agrees to hear Friday ex-Kolkata CP’s plea seeking extension of protection

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Thursday agreed to hear the fresh plea of former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar seeking extension of protection from arrest in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam. Former More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Allegations against Mulayam, Akhilesh in disproportionate assets case not substantiated: CBI to Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: In a relief to former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son Akhilesh, the CBI has told the Supreme Court that the allegations of disproportionate assets against them could not be More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

SC dismisses plea seeking 100% matching of VVPAT with EVMs during counting of votes

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea filed by a group of technocrats seeking a direction that all votes on Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) be verified with voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPATs). VVPAT More...