Category: Supreme Court of India

State failed in defending Maratha quota in Supreme Court: Fadnavis

Source:-hindustantimes Former Maharashtra chief minister and Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis on Friday said that the Uddhav Thackeray-led MVA government in the state failed in effectively defending Maratha reservation before the Supreme Court. He said that the state government should have focused more on the legal matter and should now take the development as a

SC stays Maratha quota

Source:-telegraphindia The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the Maharashtra government’s policy of providing 16 per cent reservation to Marathas in jobs and education but made it clear it would not disturb those who have already received the benefits. The court also decided to refer to a nine or 11-judge constitution bench the larger question of

Webinar Alert: Post Covid Mediation – Charting the Path of the Future (Sept 12)

Source:-barandbench The webinar is hosted by Supreme Court of India Mediators, Commonwealth Lawyers Association and Youth Bar Association of India. The event is to be graced by Justice Indira Banerjee of the Supreme Court of India along with other esteemed mediators from across the globe and Justice Hima Kohli of the Delhi High Court. The

Loan moratorium: RBI likely to announce one-time loan restructuring guidelines soon

Source:-livemint The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to announce the financial parameters of its proposed loan restructuring scheme soon. In his interview to CNBC Awaaz, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said that banks can extend the loan moratorium by 3, 6 or even 12 months under the one-time restructuring. To mitigate the hardships faced

NEET, JEE row: Supreme Court to hear review petition by 6 states seeking postponement

Source:-indiatoday The Supreme Court of India is all set to hear a review plea filed by ministers of six non-BJP ruled states over the NEET, JEE exams. In their plea, the ministers have moved the apex court against its order allowing the NEET (National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test) and JEE (Joint Entrance Examination) examinations to be held

Ministers from six Opposition-ruled States move SC seeking review of decision to allow NEET, JEE

Source:-dnaindia Several parties had opposed holding the NEET and JEE exams amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and consulted on approaching the Supreme Court against its verdict. Ministers from six Opposition-ruled States have moved the Supreme Court seeking a review of its August 17 order, in which the Central government was permitted to conduct the National

Final Year Examinations: Supreme Court Verdict on College, University Exams Likely Today

Source:-education New Delhi: The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on the petitions filed against the UGC directive of conducting final year examinations by September 30 on Wednesday. A three-judge bench has been hearing the case. The arguments for and against the case have been heard. Also Read – NEET, JEE Main 2020:

Nirbhaya Convicts Have A Week To Exhaust Legal Options Against Hanging.

Source:- Vinay Sharma, Pawan Gupta, Mukesh Singh and Akshay Singh – convicted for the shocking gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old paramedical student dubbed Nirbhaya by the media in Delhi in 2012 – were to be executed on February 1. New Delhi: The convicts in the Nirbhaya case will get one week to finish

Plea against Modi in 2002 riots adjourned too many times, next hearing on April 14: Supreme Court.

Source:- SC on Tuesday said that the plea of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri’s wife Zakia Jafri challenging the SIT’s clean chit to then Gujarat CM Narendra Modi in the 2002 riots, has been adjourned many times. The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that the plea of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri’s wife Zakia