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Supreme Court seeks Attorney General’s assistance in 2009 contempt case against Bhushan, Tejpal

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Thursday accepted the plea of activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan to seek assistance of Attorney General K K Venugopal in a...

Power of contempt of court misused to stifle free speech: Prashant Bhushan

Activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan, convicted and fined by the Supreme Court for contempt of court, said this power is sometimes misused or abused in an...

It is best to be true to oneself: Omar Abdullah in new book

National Conference leader Omar Abdullah says in a new book that he will neither be “Indian enough for extreme right-wing nationalist politicians” nor “Kashmiri enough...

SC to consider larger questions in 2009 contempt case against Prashant Bhushan, Tarun Tejpal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday said it would consider certain larger questions in the 2009 contempt case against activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan and journalist Tarun...

Federation of Indian Mineral Industries lobbies K’taka govt to help repeal iron ore trade ban

KOLKATA: The Federation of Indian Mineral Industries (FIMI), Southern Region has appealed to Karnataka’s ministry of mines, to submit necessary facts before the Supreme Court...

Give ample aid before Marines case is shut: SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to close the criminal proceedings against two Italian Marines, accused of killing two Kerala fishermen in February...

Expression of opinion cannot constitute contempt of court: Prashant Bhushan to SC

New Delhi: The expression of opinion, “however outspoken, disagreeable or unpalatable to some”, cannot constitute contempt of court, activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan said on Monday...

Expression of opinion cannot constitute contempt of court: Prashant Bhushan to SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The expression of opinion, “however outspoken, disagreeable or unpalatable to some”, cannot constitute contempt of court, activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan said on Monday...

krishna kishore singh: Sushant Singh Rajput death: Supreme Court to hear Rhea Chakraborty’s plea on Wednesday

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear on August 5 a plea filed by actress Rhea Chakraborty who has sought transfer of an...

SC seeks UGC’s stand on exams | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday sought the University Grants Commission‘s (UGS) response to a clutch of petitions seeking cancellation of final year examinations,...

Political crisis: BJP leaders claim ‘Breakdown of Administration in Rajasthan’

New Delhi: The outcome of the special leave petition filed by Rajasthan Speaker CP Joshi in the Supreme Court and the high court verdict on...

Raj Bhavan battle: Congress to move SC against Rajasthan HC decision

New Delhi: Congress is set to challenge in the Supreme Court the Rajasthan HC order which has restricted the Speaker from seeking replies of 19...

SC to commence day-to-day hearing on validity of 12% Maratha quota from July 27 | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday decided to hear day-to-day arguments from July 27 through video conferencing on petitions challenging validity of 12% Maratha...

A 36 year delay in execution of eviction decree is a fraud on judiciary: SC | India News

NEW DELHI: In 1984, a youthful Purushottam Sahu was overjoyed by the fast-paced court proceedings leading to a decree of eviction against his tenant Dharamdas...

Not in favour of withdrawing case against Italian marines from SC: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday said it was unfortunate that the trial of the Italian marines, accused of killing two fishermen off...

cyrus mistry: Cyrus Mistry questions Tata Group performance; says group’s loss at Rs 13,000 cr in 2019

MUMBAI: Cyrus Mistry, who was unceremoniously removed as the chairman of Tata Sons alleging non-performance, in an affidavit to the Supreme Court on Friday said...

Supreme Court: ‘In war, you don’t make soldiers unhappy’: SC on non-payment of salaries to doctors | India News

NEW DELHI: “In war, you do not make soldiers unhappy. Travel extra mile and channel some extra money to address their grievances,” the Supreme Court...

SC asks NCR states to hold meeting to consider common policy for inter-state movement | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday said the governments of Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh must hold a meeting and consider evolving a common...

CIC admonishes official for denying RTI data on stranded migrants, asks govt to put it online | India News

NEW DELHI: The Central Information Commission has pulled up an official for “callous and casual” response in denying data on stranded migrant labourers under the...

First anniversary of Modi 2.0: In letter to citizens, PM hails India’s collective resilience to corona | India News

NEW DELHI: PM Narendra Modi, in a letter to citizens on completion of the first year of his second term on Friday, said the collective...

coronavirus impact on india: SC asks searching questions to Centre over migrant workers crisis

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Thursday asked some searching questions from the Centre on the plight of migrant workers ranging from as to how long...

SC seeks Centre’s reply on plea for fixing time limit for disposal of mercy petitions

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Wednesday sought the Centre’s reply on a plea seeking direction to the government to frame specific procedure, rules and guidelines...

Indiabulls Group: Indiabulls Group asks nearly 2,000 employees to resign, says part of annual attrition cycle

MUMBAI: Diversified financial services group Indiabulls Group has asked nearly 2,000 employees to resign from the company. The Group, however, said this was part of...