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CJI Slams Centre For Delay In Tribunal Appointments, Says Litigants Can't Be Left In Lurch

Sep 15, 2021

While observing that "Cherry-Picking" was done in Tribunal appointments, the Supreme Court pulled up centre after it also missed the deadline for appointments. Important tribunals in the country are facing a shortage of presiding officers, judicial and technical members.

Employer Can Transfer Employee To Any Place Considering Requirement: SC

Sep 12, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Supreme Court in its order said an employee cannot insist for a posting to a particular area.

Nine New SC Judges Including Three Women Take Oath, Make History

Chief Justice of India N V Ramana administered the oath of office to the new judges in a swearing-in ceremony

Dhanbad Judge Death: Jharkhand HC Chief Justice To Weekly Monitor CBI Probe, Says SC

Aug 09, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Uttam Anand, an additional district and sessions judge in Jharkhand’s Dhanbad, was knocked down by an autorickshaw last month.

CBI Arrests Five People Over Defamatory Social Media Posts Against Judges

The CBI has also examined certain persons, including an MP and an ex-MLA, to investigate the larger conspiracy.

14 July, 2021

The Abyss We Are Heading Into

Dilip Borah

At a time when the State is becoming more and more inhuman, the laws enacted are turning out to be more draconian by the day, and the poor and the vulnerable becoming more and more vulnerable and helpless.

03 May, 2021

No Patient Should Be Denied Hospitalisation Because Of Lack Of Address Proof: SC To Centre

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The Supreme Court directed the Centre to formulate a new hospital admission policy within two weeks

20 March, 2021

Lucknow Mosque Trustee Moves SC Challenging PIL On 1991 Law On Religious Places

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A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde agreed to examine the controversial provisions of the Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act, 1991

20 March, 2021

Maratha Quota Case: Where Is Equality If There Is No Limit To Reservations, Asks SC

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The SC made the observation while hearing pleas challenging the Bombay HC verdict which upheld the grant of quota to Marathas in admissions and government jobs in Maharashtra.

08 March, 2021

Maratha Quota: SC Seeks Responses From States Concerning Issues Of 'Seminal Importance'

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The bench said it would commence the hearing from March 15 and granted liberty to states to file their brief notes of submissions on which they may rely during the course of the hearing

06 March, 2021

Supreme Court To Begin Hybrid Physical Hearing Of Cases From March 15

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The apex court has also issued a standard operating procedure (SOP) for the hybrid physical hearings

05 March, 2021

SC To Hear Plea Filed By 14-Year-Old Rape Victim Seeking 26-Week Pregnancy Termination On March 8

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The counsel appearing for Haryana was asked by the bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde to file the medical report of the girl in a sealed cover.

05 March, 2021

Tandav Row: SC Grants Interim Protection To Amazon Prime Video's India Head

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The apex court observed that the Centre's regulations on social media are mere guidelines and do not have provision for any action against digital platforms.

04 March, 2021

SC Directs Private Hospitals To Give Priority Treatment To Senior Citizens

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The top court had last year directed that all eligible old age persons should be regularly paid pension and states should provide them necessary medicines, masks, sanitisers and other essential goods in wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.

02 March, 2021

Kangana Ranaut, Sister Chandel Move SC Seeking Transfer Of Case To Shimla

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The actor and her sister alleged that if the trial of their cases is conducted in Mumbai, there might be a threat to their life as the Shiv Sena leaders have been 'harassing' them

01 March, 2021

Can Physical Relationship Between Husband, Wife Be Called Rape: Asks SC

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The bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde granted protection from arrest for eight weeks to a man, accused of raping a woman on the false pretext of marriage

01 March, 2021

If You Are Willing To Marry Her, The Court Will Consider Bail Plea: SC To Rape Accused

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But on learning that the accused is already married, the court ordered him to seek regular bail

22 February, 2021

SC Pulls Up Centre For Not Filing Reply On Jairam Ramesh’s Plea Against Amended RTI Act

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On January 31, 2020; the top court had sought the Centre's response on Ramesh's plea, which said that the RTI (Amendment) Act, 2019 "collectively violate" the fundamental right to information of all citizens which is guaranteed under the Constitution.

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India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

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India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York.

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Paramilitary jawans conduct a route march for Bhabanipur Assembly by-election, in Kolkata.

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Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi meet Governor of Punjab Banwarilal Purohit ahead of the oath taking ceremony for the Punjab Cabinet expansion, in Chandigarh

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With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

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Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

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