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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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SC appointed panel in Odisha to probe mining illegalities

SC appointed panel in Odisha to probe mining illegalities

🕔13:55, 9.Jun 2014

Bhubaneswar, June 9 A two-member expert team appointed by the Supreme Court to probe alleged mining illegalities in Odisha arrived in the state Monday, an official said. The Central Empowered Committee of the apex court on mining, led by member

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Sahara chief to remain in jail even as SC lifts freeze on assets

Sahara chief to remain in jail even as SC lifts freeze on assets

🕔10:34, 5.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 5  Sahara group chief Subrata Roy will remain in jail even as the Supreme Court Wednesday lifted the freeze on the group’s moveable and immovable assets so it could raise Rs.10,000 crore for part repayment of investors

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SC extends Tejpal’s interim bail till June 27

SC extends Tejpal’s interim bail till June 27

🕔14:42, 3.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 3  The Supreme Court Tuesday extended the interim bail of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal – accused of sexually assaulting his junior women colleague – till June 27 so that he could attend some of the rituals

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SIT on black money decides on roadmap after first meeting

SIT on black money decides on roadmap after first meeting

🕔10:06, 3.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 3  The Special Investigation Team formed by the government to probe black money stashed abroad met for the first time Monday and decided on a roadmap to proceed further as mandated by the Supreme Court. The SIT,

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‘Only British courts can hear London gas arbitration award’

‘Only British courts can hear London gas arbitration award’

🕔10:05, 29.May 2014

New Delhi, May 29  The Supreme Court ruled that only British courts can hear a petition that challenges the decision of a London arbitration tribunal on Panna-Mukta and Tapti gas fields’ contract between Reliance Industries and the Indian government. A

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Deposit Rs.10,000 crore for Subrata’s release: SC to Sahara

Deposit Rs.10,000 crore for Subrata’s release: SC to Sahara

🕔12:01, 20.May 2014

New Delhi, May 20  The Supreme Court asked Sahara Group companies SIRECL and SHICL to deposit Rs.10,000 crore of investors’ money to secure the release of Sahara chief Subrata Roy and two other directors in judicial custody since March 4.

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Apex court notice on BSES plea for higher tariff, dues

Apex court notice on BSES plea for higher tariff, dues

🕔11:55, 20.May 2014

New Delhi, May 20  The Supreme Court Friday served notice on a plea by BSES, which supplies power to the bulk of consumers in the capital, on implementing a tribunal order to be allowed to hike power tariff and recover

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SC imposes limited ban on iron ore, manganese mining in Odisha

SC imposes limited ban on iron ore, manganese mining in Odisha

🕔08:00, 17.May 2014

New Delhi, May 17  The Supreme Court  imposed a limited ban on 26 mining leases for iron ore and manganese in Odisha, operating on deemed second renewal without any express orders of renewal by the state government. A green bench

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