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India NewsSep 20, 2021, 4:20 PM IST
New Rajasthan law validates child marriage; and Congress is facing flak for it
Rajasthan government's move to pass a bill that legalises child marriages by making the registration of such marriages mandatory has sparked off a major controversy and an appeal to Chief Justice of India NV Ramana.
Top StoriesSep 16, 2021, 12:25 PM IST
Bombay HC dismisses Param Bir Singh plea challenging enquiries against him by Maharashtra govt
A Bench of Justices SS Shinde and NJ Jamadar held that the plea was not maintainable before the High Court and directed Singh to approach the appropriate forum.
Top StoriesSep 15, 2021, 1:48 PM IST
Supreme Court slams Centre for 'cherry picking' names for tribunal appointments, sets deadline
"Return with the appointment letters. "We are a democratic country. You have to follow the rule of law," Chief Justice NV Ramana said during the hearing.
Top StoriesSep 13, 2021, 5:48 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Assembly passes Bill to scrap NEET; AIADMK supports decision, BJP stages walkout
The Assembly today adopted a bill to dispense with the National Entrance-cum-Eligibility Test (NEET) and provide for admission to medical courses based on Class 12 marks to ensure social justice.
Top StoriesSep 11, 2021, 1:30 PM IST
PM Modi honours Subramania Bharati, new chair set up at BHU in the name of Tamil poet
Prime Minister Narendra Modi recalled Subramania Bharati's rich scholarship and multi-faceted contributions to the nation. He also hailed Subramania Bharati's ideas on social justice and women empowerment.
World NewsSep 9, 2021, 4:09 PM IST
Afghanistan: Protesters cancel rallies in Kabul after Taliban bans protests
Late Wednesday, the Taliban moved to snuff out any further civil unrest, saying protests would need prior authorisation from the justice ministry, adding “for the time being” no demonstrations were allowed.
Top StoriesSep 4, 2021, 12:59 PM IST
Supreme Court recommends 68 names to Centre for appointment as judges in 12 High Courts
If cleared by the Centre, 68 judges will be appointed in High Courts at Allahabad, Rajasthan, Calcutta, Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Madras Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab and Haryana, Kerala, Chhattisgarh and Assam.
Top StoriesSep 3, 2021, 12:03 PM IST
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury shoots letter to Mamata alleging atrocities committed by TMC workers on Congress
Chowdhury asked CM Mamata Banerjee to intervene and ensure justice for the victims of violence and atrocities committed by the ruling party's workers.
Top StoriesSep 1, 2021, 1:39 PM IST
HC seeks Centre’s response on PIL challenging Rakesh Asthana's appointment as Delhi Police commissioner
The Bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh will hear the matter next on September 8, Bar and Bench reported.
Top StoriesAug 31, 2021, 3:20 PM IST
Nine Supreme Court Judges administered oath in one go for first time
Chief Justice of India N V Ramana administered oath of office in a swearing-in ceremony held in the auditorium of the Supreme Court's additional building complex.
Top StoriesAug 26, 2021, 12:32 PM IST
Centre approves nine new judges, including three women appointed to Supreme Court
Justice BV Nagarathna, of the Karnataka High Court, is in line to become the first woman Chief Justice of India - a milestone in the nation's history.
Top StoriesAug 23, 2021, 6:42 PM IST
Find solution to blockade of roads in Delhi, Noida due to farmers' protest: SC tells Centre
A Bench led by Justice SK Kaul said the protesters have a right to protest at a designated space, but they can't block the traffic flow, while issuing notice to the Centre and asking it to coordinate with three states -- Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Delhi -- for resolution.
India NewsAug 18, 2021, 3:10 PM IST
'Extremely regrettable': Chief Justice NV Ramana upset over reports on SC judges' appointment
The CJI emphasised that the process of appointing justices is "sacrosanct" and has "dignity" connected to it and that the media must comprehend and recognise its sanctity.
Top StoriesAug 18, 2021, 12:33 PM IST
Supreme Court allows women to take NDA exam on September 5; criticises Army’s ‘gender discrimination’
A division bench comprising Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Hrishikesh Roy was hearing a writ petition filed by Kush Kalra seeking permission for women candidates to appear for the NDA exam.
India NewsAug 18, 2021, 11:18 AM IST
Justice BV Nagarathna may become India's first woman Chief Justice of India in 2027
According to various media reports, two additional female justices are Justice Hima Kohli, the Telangana High Court Chief Justice, and Justice Bela Trivedi of the Gujarat High Court.