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Apex court holds Kingfisher plea infructuous

Apex court holds Kingfisher plea infructuous

🕔14:44, 2.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 2  The Supreme Court Tuesday declined to hear Kingfisher Airlines’s plea that the United Bank of India should not have declared it a wilful defaulter without hearing its case. An apex court bench headed by Justice Anil

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Pakistan Supreme Court issues notices to parties

Pakistan Supreme Court issues notices to parties

🕔14:07, 2.Sep 2014

Islamabad, Sep 2  The Supreme Court Tuesday issued notices summoning all parties after hearing a set of petitions against the sit-in protests by the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) here. The notices were issued after petitioner

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Government ready to auction coal blocks, seeks exceptions

Government ready to auction coal blocks, seeks exceptions

🕔13:12, 2.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 2  The government told the Supreme Court that they stood by its verdict holding allocation of coal blocks since 1993 as illegal, and was ready to auction these blocks if they are cancelled but sought exceptions for

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Deposit Rs.630 crore penalty, SC to DLF

Deposit Rs.630 crore penalty, SC to DLF

🕔14:58, 27.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 27  The Supreme Court Wednesday penalised real estate giant DLF Rs.630 crore for exploiting its dominant position to the disadvantage of its customers in three projects in Gurgaon. An apex court bench of Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai

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SC order on coal blocks a big plus for economy: Goyal

SC order on coal blocks a big plus for economy: Goyal

🕔10:05, 26.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 26  Reacting to the apex court’s judgement Monday describing all coal block allocations from 1993 onwards as illegal, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal called it a major plus for the economy which could now move forward

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Man who uncovered coal scam wants Coal India in charge

Man who uncovered coal scam wants Coal India in charge

🕔10:01, 26.Aug 2014

Chennai, Aug 26  Expressing his happiness at the apex court’s order on the allocation of coal blocks, BJP MP Hansraj Gangaram Ahir, whose persistent enquiries had uncovered the scam, says the blocks should be allocated to government-run Coal India Ltd.

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SC holds coal blocks allocation illegal, but no cancellation yet

SC holds coal blocks allocation illegal, but no cancellation yet

🕔09:59, 26.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 26  The Supreme Court  held the coal blocks allocated from 1993 onwards by a steering committee and through government dispensation route were illegal, arbitrary, and non-transparent without any objective criteria but did not cancel them yet. A

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Coal blocks allocation illegal: SC

Coal blocks allocation illegal: SC

🕔15:29, 25.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 25  The Supreme Court Monday held that the coal blocks allocated from 1993 onwards were illegal, arbitrary, non-transparent and were devoid of any procedure. The apex court bench comprising Chief Justice R.M. Lodha, Justice Madan B. Lokur,

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SC refuses to postpone UPSC exam

SC refuses to postpone UPSC exam

🕔13:41, 23.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 23  The Supreme Court Saturday rejected a plea for the postponement of the UPSC preliminary examination in the wake of a controversy over the aptitude test. The bench headed by Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar dismissed a petition,

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SC to hear PILs challenging judicial appointments bill

SC to hear PILs challenging judicial appointments bill

🕔14:59, 21.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 21  The Supreme Court will hear Monday a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill. An apex court bench headed by Chief Justice R.M. Lodha said Thursday the matter would

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SIT on black money has made progress: SC

SIT on black money has made progress: SC

🕔10:49, 21.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 21  The Supreme Court Wednesday said the Special Investigation Team (SIT) that was set up to probe the unaccounted money stashed away in tax havens and foreign banks has made some progress in that direction. The apex

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Speaker’s decision not open to judicial review : SC

Speaker’s decision not open to judicial review : SC

🕔00:37, 9.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 8 In a stand that may spell difficulty for the Congress party if its demand for being given the post of the leader of opposition is rejected by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, the Supreme Court Friday

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SC sets up panel to investigate Meerut fire

SC sets up panel to investigate Meerut fire

🕔12:21, 31.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 31  The Supreme Court Thursday set up a one-member commission headed by Justice (retd.) S.B. Sinha to investigate the 2006 fire in a fair at Meerut in Uttar Pradesh that left 65 people dead. An apex court

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SC reserves order on Subrata Roy’s plea for 40 days parole

SC reserves order on Subrata Roy’s plea for 40 days parole

🕔11:04, 5.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 5  The Supreme Court reserved its order on the plea by Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy seeking the court’s nod for selling its three overseas hotels to generate Rs.10,000 crore and for his release on 40 days

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SC seeks SEBI’s response on Sahara’s plea to sell overseas hotels

SC seeks SEBI’s response on Sahara’s plea to sell overseas hotels

🕔11:32, 4.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 4  The Supreme Court asked market regulator SEBI to respond to Sahara group’s plead to permit it to sell its three overseas hotels to mobilise Rs.10,000 crore as a part repayment of investors money raised by its

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BSES Yamuna asked to pay current dues by July 15

BSES Yamuna asked to pay current dues by July 15

🕔11:30, 4.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 4  The Supreme Court asked BSES Yamuna, one of the three private power distribution firms in the national capital, to pay its current outstanding dues of Rs.161 crore to electricity generation and transmission companies by July 15.

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SC declines to hear PIL on Vodafone tax issue

SC declines to hear PIL on Vodafone tax issue

🕔10:47, 2.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 2  The Supreme Court declined to entertain a PIL seeking direction to the government and the CBDT to enforce the tax demand of Rs.20,000 crore on the telecom giant Vodafone as they could not turn their back

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SC to hear plea on Vodafone tax dues July 1

SC to hear plea on Vodafone tax dues July 1

🕔14:44, 26.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 26 The Supreme Court will hear a PIL July 1 seeking directions to the government to discharge its statutory obligation by recovering Rs.20,000 crore tax dues from telecom giant Vodafone. An apex court bench of Justice Vikramajit

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SC to hear plea against Lt. Gen. Suhag being named army chief

SC to hear plea against Lt. Gen. Suhag being named army chief

🕔15:03, 19.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 19  The Supreme Court (SC) Thursday agreed to hear a plea in the second week of July against the procedure followed in naming Lt. Gen. Dalbir Singh Suhag the next Indian Army chief. An apex court bench

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NTPC seeks lifting of embargo on Lata Tapovan project work

NTPC seeks lifting of embargo on Lata Tapovan project work

🕔08:58, 17.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 17  The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the government on an NTPC plea seeking resumption of work on its Lata Tapovan Hydro Power Project in Uttarakhand that was put on hold following the court’s May 7

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