Education Protest Supreme Court

BJP Centre govt stand of ZERO quota to OBC angers Political parties in TN

In the ongoing legal tussle for the OBC reservation, the Centre replied to the SC that it is neither possible to implement 50pc nor 27pc of OBC reservation for the current academic year.   Earllier, the Tamil Nadu government and various political parties representing the State had appealed the apex court to direct the Centre, Read More…

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TRP Scam , 200cr defamation case , Bollywood Complaints put Arnab entangled in to legal mess

Producer Sandeep Singh has sent a lengthy legal notice accusing Arnab Goswami and his parent-channel Republic TV of lies, misinformation, defamation, and extortion.   The notice sent on 14 October by lawyer Rajesh Kumar on behalf of Singh records the numerous instances when Arnab and his team defamed and harassed him and called him with Read More…

High Court North India Supreme Court Women

In a major setback to BJP’s Yogi govt CBI booked Hathras criminals under Gang rape & murder sections

The CBI took over the investigation from UP police into alleged gangrape and murder of a 19 years old  woman in a village in Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh on September 14 after registered  an FIR early Sunday under IPC sections related to gang rape and murder among others, and Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Read More…

North India Supreme Court Women

UP Govt in its response to Supreme Court maintains Hathras victim not raped

The UP Government has asked the Supreme Court to order CBI inquiry into the Hathras gang-rape case so as to ensure that a fair and impartial investigation takes place by a Central Agency “which is not within the administrative control of the state administration”, live in news website reported.   Notably, the UP government has Read More…

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TN parties DMK MDMK Congress criticises Babri demolition judgement

Tamilnadu opposition leaders who won 39/40 seats in the recently finished parliament election has vehemently criticised High court verdict that acquitted all 32 accused citing lack of evidence   DMK President M K Stalin, TNCC President K S Alagiri and MDMK general secretary Vaiko were among those who expressed their displeasure over the Lucknow CBI Read More…

Culture High Court North India Supreme Court

Babri Majid demolition no conclusive proof against the 32 living accused : HighCourt

The Babri Masjid was demolished in December 1992 by “kar sevaks” who claimed that the mosque in Ayodhya was built on the site of an ancient Ram temple.   The CBI, which went into the case, produced 351 witnesses and 600 documents as evidence before the court.   Charges were framed against 48 people, but Read More…

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Not alone mainstream electronic media but Modi government wants all Social medias to be regulated

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has informed the Supreme Court that if the court undertakes an exercise to regulate media then it should be “digital media first” as it has a faster reach from a wider range of viewership. The BJP led Modi government Ministry in an affidavit in the Supreme Court said while Read More…

Companies Industries Supreme Court

Vedanta to recover $499 million arbitration award : Supreme Court

The Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that Vedanta Ltd. is entitled to recover a $499 million arbitration award from the central government for developing oil and gas fields in Rajasthan.   Cairn India Ltd., which was later acquired by Vedanta, had in 2011 won an arbitration award in Malaysia for higher recoveries and sought its Read More…

Companies Indian Subcontinent Industries Market Supreme Court

Supreme Court gives time for telecom firms to pay back AGR dues in 10 years

Telecom providers pay the department of telecommunications (DoT) nearly 3-5% of their AGR in usage charges for spectrum or airwaves and 8% of AGR as licence fees.   The top court had in its verdict on October 24, 2019, upheld the interpretation given to the definition of AGR by DoT and included revenues from various Read More…

Opinion Supreme Court

1 Rupee fine is what has happened to our democracy in the last six years : Bhushan

Activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan, who has been convicted and fined for contempt of court by the Supreme Court, on Monday said that the conviction will not stop him from speaking up.   Speaking to Senior Journalist Rajdeep Sardesai, Activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan said that the verdict might tweak his tweeting habits, but he won’t stop Read More…