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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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SC seeks EC’s response over opposition plea on EVMs

SC seeks EC’s response over opposition plea on EVMs

🕔14:02, 15.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 15  The Supreme Court on Friday sought the Election Commission’s (EC) response on a plea by the 21 opposition parties seeking the audit of at least 50 per cent of EVMs with corresponding Voter Verifiable Paper Audit

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Dabhol project: SC reserves order on state’s stand

Dabhol project: SC reserves order on state’s stand

🕔08:10, 15.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 15  The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its judgment on the plea seeking to fix accountability of the Maharashtra government, on account of inconsistent stand taken by it from time to time, on the scrapped Dabhol Power

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6 months of service can be considered to become DGP

6 months of service can be considered to become DGP

🕔13:00, 13.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 13 The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that IPS officers with a minimum of six months of service before the date of their superannuation can be considered for appointment as Director Generals of Police. A bench of Chief

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SC to hear PILs challenging electoral bonds

SC to hear PILs challenging electoral bonds

🕔07:07, 12.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 12  The Supreme Court will hear petitions by the Association of Democratic Reforms and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) challenging amendments to various statutes through the Finance Act 2017-2018 for the issuing electoral bonds for poll

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SC orders mediation to settle Ayodhya title dispute

SC orders mediation to settle Ayodhya title dispute

🕔12:05, 8.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 8  The Supreme Court on Friday ordered mediation to settle the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid Ayodhya title dispute case by a three-member panel. The panel will be headed by former Supreme Court judge Justice F.M.I. Kalifulla with Art

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SC allows arrest of Amrapali Group CMD in cheating case

SC allows arrest of Amrapali Group CMD in cheating case

🕔07:09, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01 The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed arrest of Amrapali Group Chairman and Managing Director Anil Kumar Sharma as well as two other directors, Shiv Priya and Ajay Kumar, by the Delhi Police’s Economic Offences Wing (EOW) in

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Kolkata top cop can’t be arrested but must cooperate: SC

Kolkata top cop can’t be arrested but must cooperate: SC

🕔13:30, 5.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 5  The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to appear before the CBI and faithfully co-operate in the probe into the Saradha chit fund scam but said he must not be arrested. A

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SC nod sought for releasing land to Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas, others

SC nod sought for releasing land to Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas, others

🕔12:30, 29.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 29 The Centre on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court seeking its nod for giving a part of the 67 acres of undisputed land to Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas and other original owners. The top court was moved for the

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SC upholds insolvency code, set back for operational creditors

SC upholds insolvency code, set back for operational creditors

🕔12:03, 25.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 25  The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016 (IBC) in its entirety and constitutional validity, causing a setback to operational creditors who include Suppliers, customers and contractors. A bench headed by Justice

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Justice Maheshwari, Justice Khanna sworn in as SC Judges

Justice Maheshwari, Justice Khanna sworn in as SC Judges

🕔11:15, 18.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 18 Justice Dinesh Maheshwari and Justice Sanjiv Khanna were on Friday sworn in as judges of the Supreme Court. They were administered the oath by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi. With their swearing in, the apex court now has

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Maharashtra can’t ban dance bars in name of regulation: SC

Maharashtra can’t ban dance bars in name of regulation: SC

🕔19:22, 17.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 17 The Supreme Court on Thursday said that Maharashtra cannot ban dance bars by taking recourse to regulating them, noting that since 2005 no licence has been issued. “Since 2005 till date, no licence has been issued. There

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SC keeps pending petitions challenging notification on entry of minorities

SC keeps pending petitions challenging notification on entry of minorities

🕔12:17, 14.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 14  The Supreme Court on Monday kept in abeyance a challenge to two notifications on the Passport Act and the Foreigners Act that permitted all religious minorities, except Muslims, to stay in India even if they had

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SC issues notice on Sajjan Kumar’s plea

SC issues notice on Sajjan Kumar’s plea

🕔12:13, 14.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 14  The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the CBI on former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar’s appeal challenging the Delhi High Court verdict sentencing him to life imprisonment following his conviction in one of the

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SC defers Ayodhya case to Jan 29

SC defers Ayodhya case to Jan 29

🕔12:53, 10.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 10  The Supreme Court on Thursday deferred the Ayodhya title dispute to January 29, saying that the five judge bench to hear the case will be reconstituted as Justice U.U. Lalit has recused himself. The apex court

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