Tag archive for ‘Supreme Court’
By Manish Sen On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Chidambaram makes dramatic appearance at Congress HQ; asks probe agencies to respect law

New Delhi: Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, wanted in a money laundering case, made a dramatic appearance at a press conference in the Congress headquarters on Wednesday evening, and asked probe agencies to More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

SC refuses urgent listing of P Chidambaram’s petition

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Wednesday refused urgent listing of Congress leader P Chidambaram’s petition seeking protection from arrest in the INX Media scam cases. Former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram The More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, August 19th, 2019

SC dismisses Tarun Tejpal’s plea for quashing sexual assault charges, orders completion of trial in 6 months

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to quash the charges against Tarun Tejpal, former editor-in-chief of Tehelka Magazine, in the 2013 sexual assault case registered by his former junior colleague. The More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

CBI probe is demanded by people seeking impartial probe: CBI chief

New Delhi: Whenever there is a need for an impartial probe in complicated cases, a CBI investigation is demanded by people, CBI Director Rishi Kumar Shukla said on Tuesday. He said the agency enjoys confidence of More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, August 11th, 2019

CAPF officers seek Shah’s intervention to end alleged IPS obstruction

New Delhi: A number of CAPF officers have written to Home Minister Amit Shah seeking his intervention to end alleged discrimination at the hands of IPS officers in getting their service benefits. Home Minister Amit More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Petition in SC seeking removal of restrictions on media in J-K

New Delhi: A petition was on Saturday filed by an editor of a prominent daily from Jammu and Kashmir in the Supreme Court seeking removal of restrictions imposed on working of journalists in J-K after scrapping More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

SC reserves order on Tarun Tejpal’s plea seeking quashing of charges

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its order on the petition filed by former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal seeking quashing of charges against him in a sexual assault case. Supreme Court on More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, August 1st, 2019

SC to hear plea against MP Chief Secy after 2 weeks

New Delhi:The Supreme Court Thursday said it will hear after two weeks a plea challenging the appointment of 1982 batch IAS officer S R Mohanty as chief secretary of Madhya Pradesh on the ground that he was allegedly More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

Cabinet approves increasing strength of SC judges from 31 to 34

New Delhi: Acting on the request of the chief justice of India, the government on Wednesday decided to increase the number of Supreme Court judges from the present 30 to 33, excluding the CJI. The move also comes More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Nothing can be more important than filling up judicial vacancies across country, says SC

New Delhi: Nothing can be more important than filling up huge vacancies of judicial officers in trial courts across the country, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday while monitoring the progress made by all 24 High More...