Editorial: Hello tune

The Supreme Court on Monday asked Department of Telecom (DoT) to explain how it plans to recover Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) related dues from telecom companies facing insolvency proceedings. Continue Reading

Centre seeks SC nod for Puri Yatra without public participation

The Union government today requested the Supreme Court that the historic Lord Jagannath’s Rath Yatra in Puri can be allowed to be held this year without public participation in view of the coronavirus pandemic. Continue Reading

Moratorium: SC questions Centre, gives 3 days time to decide to interest

The Supreme Court today directed Solicitor General Tushar Mehta to convene a meeting of the Finance Ministry and RBI officials over the weekend to decide whether interest incurred on EMIs during the moratorium period can be charged by banks. Continue Reading

Delhi violence: Supreme Court rebukes police, refuses to entertain pleas

The Supreme Court today reprimanded Delhi Police for the clashes in Delhi and termed unfortunate the incidents of violence in the national capital but refused entertain pleas on them. Continue Reading

Editorial: Justice served

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the plea filed by one of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case, seeking review of its 2017 judgement upholding his death penalty. Continue Reading

SC dismisses convict’s review plea in Nirbhaya case

The Supreme Court today dismissed the plea filed by one of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case, seeking review of its 2017 judgement upholding his death penalty. Continue Reading

Ready to prove majority: BJP on SC directing for floor test

The BJP on Tuesday said it respects the Supreme Court’s direction calling for a floor test in the Maharashtra Assembly on Wednesday, and expressed confidence that the party will prove its majority. Continue Reading

SC to pronounce order on Maharashtra govt formation tomorrow

The Supreme Court will give its order on Maharashtra government formation tomorrow, the apex court said while hearing the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress combine’s plea against the governor’s decision to swear in Devendra Fadnavis as Chief Minister. Continue Reading

Immigrants issues

Taking a serious view of the submission that at least 70,000 declared illegal migrants in Assam have vanished or mingled with the local population before they could be deported, the apex court summoned the State’s Chief Secretary, for his personal appearance 8 April. Continue Reading