Petitions(Search results - 43)
Top StoriesSep 7, 2021, 4:43 PM IST
Pegasus snooping row: SC adjourns hearing of pleas for independent probe till September 13
The Central Government had sought time, citing “difficulty regarding the affidavit". The petitions will now be heard on September 13.
Top StoriesAug 10, 2021, 12:10 PM IST
Publish criminal antecedents of party candidates within 48 hours of selection, says Supreme Court
The apex court delivered the judgment in the contempt petitions filed alleging failure to publish criminal antecedents of candidates in the Bihar Assembly elections held in November 2020.
Top StoriesJun 21, 2021, 1:52 PM IST
Supreme Court reserves verdict on Rs 4 lakh ex-gratia compensation to kin of COVID-19 deceased
The Supreme Court on Monday reserved its judgment on the petitions seeking direction to the concerned authorities, to provide ex gratia monetary compensation of Rs 4 lakhs (notified in the financial aid) to the family members of the deceased, who succumbed to Covid-19.
Top StoriesJun 20, 2021, 8:10 PM IST
Students move SC seeking CBSE Class 12 compartment exam cancellation
The petitions wanted the performance of Class 12 private and compartment students to be evaluated using the mechanism in line with the assessment formula adopted by the Board for regular students.
Top StoriesApr 22, 2021, 12:31 PM IST
Top StoriesMar 25, 2021, 1:42 PM IST
Supreme Court tells Army: Grant permanent commission to women officers
Pronouncing its verdict on a batch of women officers' petitions seeking permanent Commission in the Indian Army and Navy, the Bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and MR Shah questioned the Army for denying Permanent Commission to the petitioners by requiring them to have the same fitness standards which are mandated for 25-year-old male officers.
Top StoriesMar 23, 2021, 1:22 PM IST
Supreme Court stays all petitions in high courts on OTT streaming regulation
Based on a plea filed by the Law Ministry and Information and Broadcasting ministry, the Apex court issued notices to petitioners who have filed petitions in the Punjab and Haryana High Court, Madhya Pradesh High Court and Allahabad High Court earlier this year.
United StatesJan 27, 2021, 10:33 AM IST
Huge relief for spouses of H1B workers as Biden nixes Trump’s plan to kill H4 work permits
Data from the US government shows that Indian and Chinese workers account for the lion's share of H1B visas. H4 visas typically follow the same trajectory. Indians filed 74% of all H1B petitions in fiscal year 2019. Chinese filed 11.8%.
Top StoriesJan 12, 2021, 12:23 PM IST
Kerala HC: CBI can probe Life Mission case
In a massive setback for the Pinarayi Vijayan-led Left Democratic Front government, the Kerala High Court has dismissed petitions challenging CBI probe into Kerala government's LIFE Mission Project
Top StoriesJan 11, 2021, 2:35 PM IST
Supreme Court observes: Why not stay 3 farm laws till deadlock ends?
The Supreme Court has made vital observations in the case pertaining to the petitions filed against the Centre's new farm laws. Among them, the bench of Chief Justice of India, SA Bobde and Justices AS Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian said it was in favour of keeping the three farm laws in abeyance till the deadlock between the Centre and protesting farmers is resolved.
Top StoriesDec 7, 2020, 12:45 PM IST
SC to Centre: Lay foundation stone, but don't start work on new Parliament
In a setback for the Centre, the Supreme Court on Monday directed that while the Narendra Modi government is free to go ahead with the foundation stone laying ceremony of the Central Vista redevelopment project on December 10 but cannot carry out any construction or demolition at the project site till the top court pronounces its judgment in the petitions challenging the project.
IndiaNov 2, 2020, 6:46 PM IST
SC dismisses Saritha Nair's plea against Rahul's Wayanad election
Sartha Nair had moved the Apex court against the Kerala High Court's October 31, 2019 decision by which her election petitions challenging the Lok Sabha polls in Wayanad and Ernakulam also were dismissed.
IndiaOct 7, 2020, 12:05 PM IST
SC on Shaheen Bagh protests petitions: Public places can’t be occupied indefinitely; can’t block roads
Delhi's Shaheen Bagh had emerged as the epicentre of anti-CAA protests last year where the protesters- mostly women and children - sat for more than three months.
IndiaAug 29, 2020, 12:06 PM IST
West Bengal government requests railway board to resume local train, metro services in the state
A letter was sent to the Ministry of Railways to resume local trains and metros in the state. State home secretary Alapan Banerjee sent a letter to the Railway Board chairman on August 28. There have been petitions to run local trains and metros in the state from September 2020.
IndiaJun 1, 2020, 3:13 PM IST
Government receives over 2 lakh petitions from parents over reopening of schools
The government has decided to reopen schools and educational institutions in July after discussing the coronavirus situation with states and union territories