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.
The Supreme Court in its order said an employee cannot insist for a posting to a particular area.
Chief Justice of India N V Ramana administered the oath of office to the new judges in a swearing-in ceremony
Uttam Anand, an additional district and sessions judge in Jharkhand’s Dhanbad, was knocked down by an autorickshaw last month.
The CBI has also examined certain persons, including an MP and an ex-MLA, to investigate the larger conspiracy.
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.
The Supreme Court directed the Centre to formulate a new hospital admission policy within two weeks
A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde agreed to examine the controversial provisions of the Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act, 1991
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.
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
The apex court has also issued a standard operating procedure (SOP) for the hybrid physical hearings
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.
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.
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.
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
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
But on learning that the accused is already married, the court ordered him to seek regular bail
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.
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York.Photo by AP/PTI
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.PTI Photo
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York.Eduardo Munoz /Pool Photo via AP
Paramilitary jawans conduct a route march for Bhabanipur Assembly by-election, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi meet Governor of Punjab Banwarilal Purohit ahead of the oath taking ceremony for the Punjab Cabinet expansion, in ChandigarhPTI Photo
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