In a bitter-sweet verdict for AMMK, the Supreme Court refused to acknowledge the TTV Dhinakaran-led outfit’s claim for the cooker symbol, but, granted the party’s request for its candidates to contest under a common symbol. Continue Reading
The Supreme Court said it would hear DMK’s plea seeking direction to the Election Commission (EC) for holding by-elections in three vacant Assembly seats in Tamilnadu 28 March. Continue Reading
The Supreme Court today sought a response from activist and lawyer Prashant Bhushan on contempt pleas by Attorney General K K Venugopal and the Centre for his tweets allegedly criticising the court over the appointment of M Nageswara Rao as interim CBI director.
Bhushan was given three weeks to reply. Continue Reading
The Supreme Court today decided to examine the Centre’s decision to grant 10 percent reservation in jobs and education to poor candidates belonging to general category. Continue Reading
Tamilnadu government was given a four-week time today to respond to the petitions of both Centre and Karnataka government by the Supreme Court in the Mekedatu dam case. Continue Reading
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