HC seeks Delhi’s response on plea for eco-friendly ways

New Delhi, June 15 : The Delhi High Court on Friday issued notice to the state government and the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) on a plea seeking directions to use more environment-friendly ways to deal with air pollution. A vacation bench asked the Delhi Government and the DPCC to file a response on the […]

SC gives go-ahead for declaration of CLAT-2018 results on Thursday

New Delhi, May 30 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave its nod for the declaration of CLAT-2018 results on Thursday while giving more time to the Grievance Redressal Committee (GRC) to probe complaints received by it on glitches in the conduct of online exam. There are also complaints of alleged cheating and seeking grant […]

SC reserves verdict on challenge to Aadhaar

New Delhi, May 10 : The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of Aadhaar Act, 2016 on the touchstone of it being violative of the fundamental right to privacy. A five-judge constitution bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.K. Sikri, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar, Justice […]

CJI can allocate cases, he’s master of roster: AG to SC

New Delhi, April 27 : Attorney General K.K. Venugopal on Friday told the Supreme Court that the Chief Justice of India is the “master of roster” and he has full power to allocate cases and to maintain discipline. Venugopal told a bench of Justice A.K. Sikri and Justice Ashok Bhushan that vesting case allocation with […]

SC Collegium recommends appointment of CJs for 3 HCs

New Delhi, April 27 : The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended appointments of Chief Justices to the High Courts of Punjab and Haryana, Manipur, and Meghalaya. The Collegium has recommended Justice Krishna Murari from the Allahabad High Court as Chief Justice of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, following the retirement of Chief Justice S.J. […]

Centre returns Justice Joseph’s recommendation for reconsideration

New Delhi, April 26 : The Centre on Thursday asked the top court collegium to reconsider its recommendation for the elevation of the Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice K.M. Joseph as a judge of the Supreme Court. “The proposal for the reconsideration of the case of K.M. Joseph has the approval of President and Prime […]