Two is too little

No doubt, firecrackers burst during Deepavali increase pollution levels and affect the environment. But what about the other forms of pollution that come from vehicles, factories and chopping of trees, etc., on a daily basis? Continue Reading

CBSE will provide answer sheets at Rs 2/ page under RTI

The contempt plea has alleged that the CBSE has wilfully and deliberately disobeyed the directions of the apex court, which had in 2016 said that the board should ‘scrupulously’ follow its 2011 verdict holding that the students have the fundamental and legal right to access their evaluated answer-sheets under the Right to Information Act Continue Reading

Will implement SC order on Sabarimala: Kerala CM Vijayan

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan Thursday said the State government would implement the Supreme Court order permitting entry of all women into the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala. Continue Reading

SC to hear CBI director Alok Verma’s plea on 26 October

The Supreme Court Wednesday agreed to hear on 26 October the plea of CBI Director Alok Verma challenging the Centre’s decision to divest him of powers and send him on leave in view of the internal feud between him and Special Director Rakesh Asthana. Continue Reading

No cop should enter Jagannath temple with weapons: SC

The Supreme Court today took note of the 3 October violence at Puri’s Jagannath temple during a protest against the introduction of a queue system for devotees and said no policeman should enter the temple with weapons and shoes. Continue Reading

Indira Banerjee among three judges elevated to SC

Notifications announcing the appointments of Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice KM Joseph, Madras HC Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Orissa HC Chief Justice Vineet Saran to the Supreme Court were issued today. Continue Reading