Month: November 2020

US Supreme Court weighs Trump bid to bar illegal immigrants from census totals

Source:- The Supreme Court on Monday is set to take up President Donald Trump`s unprecedented and contentious effort to exclude illegal immigrants from the population totals used to allocate U.S. House of Representatives districts to states. The challengers to Trumps July directive include various states led by New York, cities, counties and immigrant rights groups.

Supreme Court Orders Centre To Constitute National Tribunals Commission

Source:- The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Centre to constitute a National Tribunals Commission (NTC), which can act as an independent body to supervise appointments and functioning of the administrative and infrastructural needs of tribunals across the country. The top court stressed the vital need to ensure that tribunals discharge the judicial functions without

Biden identifies more administration officials, Trump vows continued election fight

Source:- WASHINGTON/WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) – President-elect Joe Biden chose more senior aides to lead his administration’s efforts to defeat the coronavirus and rebuild the U.S. economy, and his office confirmed on Sunday he would begin receiving classified briefings that are an essential step toward taking control of national security. As the Democratic former vice president

GMCH’s time-bound promotion scheme under judicial scanner

Source:- The time-bound promotion scheme of the Government Medical College and Hospital, Sector 32, Chandigarh, has come under the judicial scanner less than one month after it was implemented, with the Punjab and Haryana High Court issuing a notice on a plea seeking its quashing. Among other things, Dr Roosy Aulakh has contended that it

Cotton swab found in woman’s abdomen after delivery at Kerala hospital, case registered

Source:- THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In a major incident of medical negligence, a patient had a cotton wad stitched into her abdomen after a C-section here at the Women and Child Care hospital in Thycaud. Alfna Ali (22) of Thiruvananthapuram is now admitted at SAT hospital after infection of internal organs posing a major threat to her life.