The Delhi High Court had last year stayed the government notification after several employers in the state argued that the burden of minimum wages and its upward revision would badly affect them.
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The court has turned down a plea by Gujarat to reconsider its April order which made the same recommendations.
Aleem Syed on August 10, had moved to the Supreme Court by filing a writ petition for habeas corpus nature seeking information and access to his parents in Kashmir.
Two Rohingya men had moved the Supreme Court, challenging the government’s plans to deport 40,000 members of the Muslim community to their native land, Myanmar
A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said judicial orders can’t be passed on this plea as Visakha guidelines cannot be extend to religious places
The ruling by an SC bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi came after a lawyer sought urgent hearing on contempt proceedings against some states for non-compliance of the apex court’s order.
A batch of fresh pleas was filed in the court on Monday by a group of IAS (Indian Administrative Service) and IPS (Indian Police Service) officers of the 2018 batch for a fresh chance to mark their preferences for cadre allocation after nearly two dozen similarly placed officers were granted the benefit by the court on May 17
The ace sprinter said that she is yet to tell her parents about the relationship. She is confident that they will accept it
Justices BR Gavai, Surya Kant have been recommended by the Collegium after taking into consideration the seniority criterion
A bench headed by the Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said “we are not willing to modify our order”.
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a review petition by 21 opposition parties for verification of 50 per cent Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) using voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) slips, next week. Earlier this month, the Supreme Court had directed the Election Commission[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday imposed a fine of Rs 20 lakh on the West Bengal government for shadow banning Bangla film “Bhobishyoter Bhoot” based on political satire. It also directed the state government to pay damages to theatre owners who were restrained from screening director Anik Dutta’s[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday allowed BCCI ombudsman Justice (retd) D.K. Jain to decide on the quantum of punishment for cricketer S. Sreesanth regarding his alleged involvement in the spot-fixing scandal that rocked the 2013 Indian Premier League. While Sreesanth’s life ban was quashed last month, the Supreme[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a plea by a Christian body seeking postponement and rescheduling of the April 18 polling in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry since it coincides with the holy days of Good Friday and Easter. A bench of Justice S.A. Bobde, Justice S. Abdul Nazeer[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday said it will hear on April 8 a plea seeking to block the release of a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi that is scheduled to release on April 5. A bench of Justice S.A. Bobde, Justice S. Abdul Nazeer and Justice Indira[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday put on hold a Meghalaya High Court order holding the Editor of The Shillong Times, Patricia Mukhim, and publisher Shobha Chaudhuri guilty of contempt and fining them Rs 2 lakh each. A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Justice Deepak Gupta and Justice[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday took to task a petitioner whose PIL had sought that all Indian Muslims be sent to Pakistan and the Hindus there be brought to India. Pulling up Sangat Singh Chauhan, who had moved the PIL, the bench of Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman and[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday slammed the Assam government for its “lackadaisical approach” in detecting and deporting the over 50,000 foreigners whose presence in the state was once described, by the top court, as “external aggression”. Noting that the Assam government had identified just 900 foreigners staying in[Read More…]
Interestingly, the panel that has been ordered by the Supreme Court has all of its three members hailing from Tamil Nadu
New Delhi: The Supreme Court in the hearing of the review petitions filed by various parties in the Rafale case, refuses to hear the plea by AAP leader Sanjay Singh, saying that he has made some “very, very derogatory statements” about the institution of judiciary. The bench comprising of Chief[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court is likely to hear, on March 6, the petitions seeking a recall and review of its judgment giving a clean chit to the Modi government on acquiring 36 Rafale jet fighters in a ready-to-fly condition from French company Dassault Aviation. The top court had, on[Read More…]
By Archana Sharma Jaipur: A Supreme Court recent order on the time-bound eviction of tribals and other households living in forests, whose claims have been rejected by the authorities under the Forest Rights Act, has triggered a huge furore in Rajasthan’s tribal belt. Over 5,000 workers of the Bheel Tribal[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Chief Secretaries and Directors General of Police (DGPs) in states and union territories to take prompt action to prevent the threat, assault, intimidation and boycott targeted at Kashmiris, especially students, in the wake of the February 14 Pulwama attack. It also[Read More…]
The Supreme Court has passed directions regarding eviction of more than a million families of Adivasis and forest dwellers from forestlands. A three Judge bench comprising of Justices, Arun Mishra, Navin Sinha and Indira Banerjee gave the order to the Forest Survey of India (FSI) to come up with a[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court is likely to hear on Friday a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking direction to the Centre and the state governments to protect Kashmiri students, who are being targeted across the country in the wake of Pulwama terror attack. A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi,[Read More…]
New Delhi: The West Bengal government on Tuesday said that the Supreme court cannot go into the validity of a closure report filed by the state police in a criminal matter as this jurisdiction rests with the magistrate’s court. The bench of Justice A.K. Sikri, Justice S. Abdul Nazeer and[Read More…]
New Delhi: Calling the Supreme Court’s verdict on the powers of the Delhi government to transfer officers “unfortunate” and “injustice to the people of Delhi”, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said the order is against the Constitution and democracy. Speaking to the media after the judgement, Kejriwal said the[Read More…]
New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday described the Supreme Court verdict on the tussle between the Delhi government and the Centre over sharing of powers as a big loss to the Arvind Kejriwal government and asked the chief minister to apologise to the top court. The remarks came soon after[Read More…]
New Delhi: A two-judge bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday delivered a split verdict on the issue of transfer and posting of Delhi government officers. While Justice A.K. Sikri said transfers and postings of Joint Secretaries and officers above will be in the domain of Lieutenant Governor; for those[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a plea by a group of investors for court monitoring of the probe into the Rs 10,000-crore Saradha chit fund scam by the CBI and the Directorate of Enforcement. “We are not inclined to pass any order,” said the bench headed by[Read More…]