Tag: Supreme Court

OTSC hearing: SC adjourns OTSC hearing to next week

Mumbai: The Supreme Court on Wednesday adjourned until next week hearing in the one-time spectrum charge (OTSC) case, in what may be the culmination of...

Ayodhya celebrates Ram’s homecoming, lights 5.84 lakh ‘diyas’ to break record

Ayodhya: The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday went all out in marking the homecoming of Lord Ram to this holy town – the mythical event...

Plea in SC seeks initiation of criminal contempt proceedings against Kunal Kamra

NEW DELHI: A petition was Friday filed in the Supreme Court seeking initiation of criminal contempt proceedings against stand-up comic artist Kunal Kamra for his...

Ayodhya: PM Modi’s dream to make Ayodhya ‘Vedic Ramayana City’: Yogi Adityanath

AYODHYA: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday said it was Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s dream to development Ayodhaya as “Vedic Ramayana City” and...

1 of 4 Court Rulings Likely

At issue is a complex legal concept known as “severability” — that is, whether a specific provision can be “severed” from a larger law, without...

What It Means for COVID, Health Care

Nov. 7, 2020 — Joe Biden’s victory sets the stage for health care to become a high-profile priority of his presidency. The former vice...

Donald Trump faces tough road in getting Supreme Court to intervene

WASHINGTON: Facing the potential for narrow losses in multiple battlegrounds, President Donald Trump might have a tough time persuading the Supreme Court to take up...

Supreme Court asks telcos to disclose details of special tariffs to TRAI

New Delhi: In a significant direction, the Supreme Court Friday ordered telecom companies to disclose to regulator TRAI the details of special tariffs and offers...

e-auction: E-auction of mining near 50km radius of eco-sensitive zone may not be allowed , says SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it intend to pass an order that any proposed mining block within the 50 kilometer radius of...

assam: SC gives last chance for filing replies on pleas concerning delimitation in Assam

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday granted two weeks to the Centre, Assam government and others “as a last chance” to file their replies on...

Thomas Jefferson has a clear message for the Supreme Court about the Constitution and ‘originalism’

The coming few weeks will be of monumental importance for American democracy. That’s not just because this is the MAGA-election of a lifetime. It’s because,...

Justice Amy Barrett elevated to the Supreme Court following Senate confirmation

The Senate voted Monday evening to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, overcoming fierce partisan opposition to the vote and marking the...

2002 Gujarat riots: SC asks Bilkis Bano to approach authorities with her grievances | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday asked Bilkis Bano, who was gang- raped when she was five months pregnant during the 2002 Gujarat riots,...

Plea in Supreme Court seeks transfer of petitions challenging minority status of five communities

New Delhi: A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court, seeking a transfer of all pending petitions before various high courts challenging the validity...

Videocon Insolvency: Dhoot family offers to pay Rs 30,000 crore to settle outstanding debt

NEW DELHI: The Dhoot family has offered to pay Rs 30,000 crore to lenders to settle their outstanding loans and pull out 13 Videocon group...

A regulatory rush by federal agencies to secure Trump’s legacy

By Eric Lipton WASHINGTON — Facing the prospect that President Donald Trump could lose his reelection bid, his Cabinet is scrambling to enact regulatory changes...

2 key Bodo accord mediators move SC, seek scrapping of governor’s rule in BTC | India News

GUWAHATI: Coronated Bodo prince Prithviraj Narayan Dev Mech and IIT graduate Thulunga Basumatary — two mediators of the Bodo peace accord signed in January —...

Supreme Court halts American census in latest twist of 2020 count

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that the Trump administration can end census field operations early, in a blow to efforts to make sure minorities...

Lindsey Graham’s last stand? Senator leads Amy Coney Barrett court hearings

WASHINGTON: Sen Lindsey Graham of South Carolina is wielding the gavel in the performance of his political life. Once a biting critic of President Donald...

Reserve Bank of India appeals to Supreme Court to allow NPA classification

MUMBAI: India‘s central bank has appealed to the country’s top court to let banks classify loans as nonperforming, saying a ban imposed to help borrowers...

Moratorium period exceeding six months may result in vitiating overall credit discipline: RBI to SC

NEW DELHI: A loan moratorium exceeding six months might result in “vitiating the overall credit discipline”, which will have a “debilitating impact” on the process...

Explain rationale behind decision to send children at child care centres back to their parents: SC to NCPCR

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) to explain the rationale behind its decision that all children...

Supreme Court: Protesters can’t block roads or public spaces, rules Supreme Court | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that authorities, in future, should not permit Shaheen Bagh-type protests involving blocking of roads and public spaces,...

Mere inclusion in merit list does not confer right to appointment, says SC | India News

NEW DELHI: Mere inclusion of candidates in a selection list is not a “vested right to appointment”, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday, setting aside...

Chhattisgarh to challenge Centre’s farm bills in Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: The Congress-ruled Chhattisgarh government is set to challenge the Centre’s recently notified agriculture legislations in the Supreme Court on the grounds that they...