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  • SC questions source of money in Teesta Setalvad’s frozen account

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today questioned the source of money in the bank accounts of social activist Teesta Setalvad and others which were frozen by Ahmedabad police in 2015 after allegations of misappropriation. A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra asked the counsel for Setalvad that from where did the money in these bank […]

    1984 Carnage: Centre files status report on SIT probe in SC

    New Delhi:  The Centre has filed in the Apex Court  a status report on the investigation conducted by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases. The report was filed before a bench, headed by Justice Dipak Misra, which took it on record. The bench fixed the matter for hearing on the […]

    SC rejects plea against Akhilesh govt’s pension scheme for poor

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea challenging the Akhilesh Yadav government’s ‘Samajwadi’ pension scheme for the poor. A bench comprising Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justices D Y Chandrachud and S K Kaul said the scheme is a beautiful one meant for the poor. The court was hearing the […]

    SC to Unitech: Deposit interest amount in eight weeks,disburse 90 percent of amount to 39 home buyers

    New Delhi:  Supreme Court has asked realtor major Unitech to deposit 14 percent interest on the principal amount of 16.55 crore rupees deposited by 39 flat buyers. The interest will be calculated from the 1st of January, 2010. The Court directed Unitech to deposit interest amount in eight weeks. Apex court registry was also asked […]

    SC issues notice Centre to file status report on Kashmir situation

    New Delhi: A Division Bench of Supreme Court of India comprising of Chief Justice of India Mr. T.S. Thakur and JJ Mr.A.M. Khanwilkar and Dr. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud on Friday issued notice to the Solicitor General of India to file a status report on the writ petition filed by J&K National Panthers Party through its […]

    Parliament passes Child Labour Bill

    New Delhi: Parliament has passed the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill,2016 with Lok Sabha approving it. The bill seeks to prohibit the employment of children below 14 in all occupations and enterprises, except those run by his or her own family. It seeks to make child labour a cognizable offence attracting a jail […]

    Panthers party Plea seeking Central rule in J&K to be heard on 29th

    New Delhi: Supreme Court on Monday decided to hear on Friday the PIL , seeking Central rule in  J&K, filed by National Panthers Party. The decision was announced by Mr. Justice Tirath Singh Thakur, Chief Justice of India. The Panthers Party filed the writ petition on 21st this month seeking removal of BJP-PDP government in […]

    Salman Khan acquitted in Chinkara poaching cases

    Jaipur: Bollywood actor Salman Khan was acquitted on Monday by the Rajasthan High Court in 18 year old blackbuck and Chinkara poaching cases. Court, in its decision, said that there was no evidence that the animals  found dead were shot by Khan’s licensed gun. Earlier, High Court had reserved its verdict in the case after […]

    SC notice to Mallya over contempt petition by banks

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the absconding industrialist Vijay Mallya, over a contempt petition filed by banks, for not disclosing his assets. The banks have alleged that he has not given full details of his assets. The court also gave time to the Debt Recovery Tribunal to complete hearing […]

    SC asks Centre to Take over and secure Adarsh Society building

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has asked the Centre to take over possession and secure the controversial Adarsh society building in Mumbai. The handing over of possession has to be done on or before 5th of next month. The process will be supervised by Registrar General of Bombay High Court or by his nominee Registrar. […]