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Four new judges cleared by Govt for elevation to SC

Four new judges cleared by Govt for elevation to SC

🕔06:41, 23.May 2019

New Delhi, May 23  The government is learnt have cleared the elevation of four new judges to the Supreme Court, paving the way for their swearing-in in “a day or two.” After the new judges take charge, the apex court

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Centre moves Supreme Court on retrospective effect of Black Money law

Centre moves Supreme Court on retrospective effect of Black Money law

🕔08:30, 21.May 2019

New Delhi, May 21  The Centre on Monday moved the Supreme Court on the applicability of the Black Money law after the Delhi High Court had stayed proceedings against advocate Gautam Khaitan over questions on the retrospective effect of the

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SC declines to reschedule polling due to Ramzan, heat wave

SC declines to reschedule polling due to Ramzan, heat wave

🕔17:38, 13.May 2019

New Delhi, May 13 The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a petition seeking to prepone polling hours from 7 a.m. to 5 a.m. for the remaining phases of the general election. Advocate Mohammad Nizam Pasha moved the apex court seeking a

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SC reserves order on Assam detentions centres issue

SC reserves order on Assam detentions centres issue

🕔07:38, 11.May 2019

New Delhi, May 11  The Supreme Court on Friday reserved its order on a plea seeking release of foreigners who have been detained indefinitely at detention centres in Assam. A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi was

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No resources to complete Amrapali’s stalled projects, Noida to SC

No resources to complete Amrapali’s stalled projects, Noida to SC

🕔07:36, 11.May 2019

New Delhi, May 11  The Noida and Greater Noida authorities on Friday told the Supreme Court that they don’t have the requisite resources and expertise to complete construction of the stalled projects of the Amrapali Group. Their submission came two

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SC extends mediation on Ayodhya dispute till August 15

SC extends mediation on Ayodhya dispute till August 15

🕔15:33, 10.May 2019

New Delhi, May 10  The Supreme Court on Friday extended the term of the mediation committee on the Ayodhya dispute till August 15. The court said the members of the committee were not experiencing any difficulty in the mediation process.

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SC refuses to extend NRC deadline in Assam

SC refuses to extend NRC deadline in Assam

🕔18:29, 8.May 2019

New Delhi, May 8  The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to extend the deadline for the finalization of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam. The court said the process must be completed on or before July 31 and

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SC rules against 63 Moons-NSEL merger

SC rules against 63 Moons-NSEL merger

🕔11:26, 30.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 30  The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against the government decision to merge 63 Moons with crisis ridden and loss making National Spot Exchange Limited (NSEL). The apex court allowed an appeal against a Bombay High Court

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Be more transparent: SC raps RBI in final warning

Be more transparent: SC raps RBI in final warning

🕔11:35, 26.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 26  The Supreme Court on Friday gave the RBI “one last opportunity” to disclose annual inspection reports of banks as it just stopped short of issuing a contempt notice against RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, and ordered the

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Will go after the fixers in apex court, says SC

Will go after the fixers in apex court, says SC

🕔22:06, 24.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday said “fixing” has no place in the judiciary and it will go to “the bottom of the conspiracy” to identify those involved as it heard a case pertaining to conspiracy to

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Jaypee homebuyers can sue JAL after SC order

Jaypee homebuyers can sue JAL after SC order

🕔19:17, 17.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 17  The Supreme Court has declined to stay the apex consumer commission’s order, which held that home buyers in Jaypee Infratech Ltd (JIL) can move the consumer forum against JIL’s parent company, Jaiprakash Associates Ltd. (JAL), for

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SC to examine Tuesday statements violating poll code

SC to examine Tuesday statements violating poll code

🕔13:24, 15.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 15  The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to examine statements made by political leader allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct during the ongoing poll campaign. The court will take the matter up on Tuesday. The Election

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SC dismisses plea seeking stay on Modi biopic

SC dismisses plea seeking stay on Modi biopic

🕔14:04, 9.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 9  The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the plea seeking stay on release of “PM Narendra Modi”, a biopic on the Prime Minister. The court said that the appropriate body to address the petitioner’s concerns is the

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VVPAT: SC orders 5 checks in every Assembly segment

VVPAT: SC orders 5 checks in every Assembly segment

🕔14:03, 8.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 8  The Supreme Court on Monday increased voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) from one EVM per Assembly segment to five randomly selected Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs). The court said this was being done to ensure the greatest

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SC to hear pleas on 10% EWS quota on May 2

SC to hear pleas on 10% EWS quota on May 2

🕔13:59, 8.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 8  The Supreme Court will hear on May 2 a batch of applications seeking to put on hold the appointments being made under 10 per cent quota for economically weaker section (EWS) of society in the unreserved

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PFC may focus on 8 stressed power projects post SC order

PFC may focus on 8 stressed power projects post SC order

🕔07:07, 4.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 4  The Power Finance Corporation (PFC) plans fresh resolution of eight stressed power projects, including Essar Mahan’s 600 MW plant and GMR Raikheda’s 1,370 MW plant following the Supreme Court decision annulling an earlier RBI circular. The

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SC nixes RBI circular on bad loans as ultra vires

SC nixes RBI circular on bad loans as ultra vires

🕔12:29, 2.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 2  In a huge relief to the regulated sector, the Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down as ultra vires the controversial Reserve Bank of India (RBI) circular mandating resolution of loans of Rs. 2,000 crore and above

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SC orders fresh environment study of new Goa airport

SC orders fresh environment study of new Goa airport

🕔14:26, 29.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 29  In a setback to the GMR group, the Supreme Court on Friday did not allow the construction of Goa’s new greenfield international airport and ordered an expert committee to study allegations that trees were being felled

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SC rejects plea to stay merger of three PSU banks

SC rejects plea to stay merger of three PSU banks

🕔10:05, 29.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 28  The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed petitions seeking stay on the merger of three public sector banks — Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank and Bank of Baroda. The merger is set to take effect on April 1.

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No transparency in electoral bonds, EC tells SC

No transparency in electoral bonds, EC tells SC

🕔06:46, 28.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 28  The Election Commission on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it had expressed its reservations on introduction of electoral bonds and the provision for non-disclosure of contributions as it felt would cast its shadow on transparency

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