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एससीएसटी पर क्रीमी लेयर का सिद्धांत लागू न करें: केंद्र

ऐटर्नी जनरल केके वेणुगोपाल ने मुख्य न्यायाधीश एसए बोबडे की अध्यक्षता वाली पीठ से कहा कि क्रीमी लेयर का सिद्धांत ओबीसी पर लागु होता है, इसे अनुसूचित जाति व जनजाति पर लागू करना अनुचित होगा

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India

Rafale: As hearing of review petitions concludes, reserving the judgment has a political implication

The final Supreme Court verdict on Rafale cannot become a part of the election campaign for constituencies voting on 12 May

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Crime

Bihar shelter home scandal: Brajesh Thakur killed 11 girls, buried bodies, says CBI to SC

Defending Brajesh Thakur, lawyers Shoaib Alam and Faujia Shakeel told the bench the CBI had not investigated the conspiracy properly

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India

CJI faces sexual exploitation charge; A-G suspects hit job

A special bench comprising CJI Ranjan Gogoi, Justices Arun Mishra and Sanjiv Khanna has said that the case will be referred to another bench of which the accused won’t be a part

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India

CBI vs CBI: Essence of govt action must be in interest of institution, says Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, which is hearing CBI Director Alok Verma’s plea against the Centre’s decision to divest him of powers and send him on leave, on Thursday said the essence of government action must be in the interest of the institution. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said Attorney General KK […]

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India

Supreme Court: Rafale pricing can be discussed only if facts of deal come into public domain

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Wednesday said a discussion on the pricing of Rafale fighter jets can only take place if the facts of the deal are allowed to come into the public domain. The apex court, which began its hearing on pleas seeking a court-monitored probe into the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets […]

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Rafale hearing: Supreme Court reserves judgment on pleas seeking court-monitored probe

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved judgment on pleas seeking a court-monitored probe into the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France. After hearing the arguments of the petitioners and AG KK Venugopal, CJI Ranjan Gogoi-headed bench said that it will deliver the verdict later. The Centre had on Monday given procedural details […]

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India

Centre to SC: Creamy layer cannot be applied to deny benefits of quota in promotions

New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday told the Supreme Court that the creamy layer concept cannot be applied to deny benefits of quota in promotions to government employees of SC/ST community as the stigma of caste and backwardness is still attached to them. Attorney General KK Venugopal told a five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice […]

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एससी-एसटी एक्ट — रिव्यू पिटीशन पर सुप्रीम कोर्ट 3 मई को सुनवाई करेगा

नई दिल्ली— एससी-एसटी एक्ट का दुरुपयोग रोकने के लिए सुप्रीम कोर्ट के दिशा-निर्देशों के खिलाफ दायर रिव्यू पिटीशन पर सुप्रीम कोर्ट 3 मई को सुनवाई करेगा। आज रिव्यू पिटीशन पर सुनवाई करने की मांग करते हुए केंद्र सरकार की ओर से अटार्नी जनरल केके वेणुगोपाल ने जस्टिस आदर्श कुमार गोयल की अध्यक्षता वाली बेंच के […]

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Venkaiah Naidu rejects impeachment motion against CJI

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday rejected the Opposition’s impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra. It is learnt that Naidu rejected the impeachment notice citing lack of substantial merit in it. Opposition parties, led by the Congress, on Friday met Naidu and handed over a notice for the impeachment […]