Royals have right to manage Padmanabha Swamy temple: SC

The Supreme Court today sided with the erstwhile Travancore Royal family for the administration and control of the renowned Padmanabha Swamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala. Continue Reading

Path forward for digital assets

Ripple, an enterprise blockchain solution for global payments, has announced the launch of a policy paper titled “The Path Forward for Digital Assets Adoption in India”. Continue Reading

Editorial: Include it

At a time when deaths due to depression and other mental issues are on a rise in the country, the Supreme Court, in a valid and valubale intervention, has sought response from the Centre and the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority (IRDA) on a plea alleging violation of provisions of Mental health law, which deals with right to equality and non-discrimination. 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

TASMAC closure: TN to move SC against HC order

The Madras High Court on Friday ordered closure of all state-run liquor outlets in Tamilnadu, a day after they reopened following easing of Covid-19 lockdown curbs, saying there was total violation of guidelines, but allowed door delivery through online mode.
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Doctors, healthcare workers are warriors, have to be protected: SC

Doctors and healthcare professionals are “warriors” in fight against coronavirus and have to be protected, the Supreme Court said today even as the Centre assured that it is doing its best by providing them personal protective equipment (PPE) and other facilities.
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Editorial: Hello, hello

The Supreme Court has pulled up the Centre and telecom companies for doing self-assessment or reassessment of the Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues fixed by the apex court in its verdict given on October 24 last year. Continue Reading

SC pulls up Centre, telecos for AGR self assessment

The Supreme Court today pulled up the Centre and telecom companies for doing self-assessment or reassessment of the Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues fixed by the apex court in its verdict given on 24 October last year. Continue Reading

MP: SC seeks response on plea seeking floor test

The Supreme Court has asked the Kamal Nath government in Madhya Pradesh to give by Wednesday its response to former chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s plea seeking a direction for an immediate floor test in the assembly. Continue Reading

‘Nalini still in prison unfortunate’

The Madras High Court recently dismissed a petition filed by Nalini, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, who sought release based on a Tamilnadu Cabinet decision, Continue Reading