Khalistan supporters have infiltrated farmer’s protest: Attorney general to SC | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Attorney general (AG) K K Venugopal on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that Khalistan supporters have infiltrated the farmer’s protest against the three farm laws. A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde and comprising Justices A S Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian told the AG that if there is infiltration by a […]

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SC goes on vacation, will continue hearing urgent matters | India News – Times of India

NEW The Supreme Court, which has rescheduled it’s summer vacation from June 22 to July 3 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, will continue to hear the matters of urgent nature ? via video conferencing during this period, a circular said on Friday. During the first week of the summer vacation, i.e. from June 22 to […]

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SC defers hearing on DMK’s plea seeking disqualification of 11 AIADMK MLAs | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday took into account the prevailing Covid-19 situation and deferred hearing on DMK‘s petition seeking direction to the Tamil Nadu Speaker to forthwith decide its pending plea for disqualification of 11 AIADMK lawmakers who had voted against Chief Minister K Palaniswami during the 2017 confidence vote. DMK, in its […]

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SC asks Maharashtra, Delhi, Gujarat & Bengal: How Covid-prepared are you? | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday tore into the Delhi government for the pathetic condition of public hospitals. The court cited low number of daily tests, improper treatment of Covid- 19 patients, undignified handling of dead patients’ bodies and denial of salaries to doctors to question the government’s claims of its preparedness to fight […]

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Virtual hearings should be integrated with physical functioning of courts once they re-open: Mukul Rohatgi | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Welcoming the temporary shift to virtual hearings by courts, former Attorney General of India Mukul Rohatgi Friday said it should be integrated with physical functioning of courts once they re-open. The senior Supreme Court advocate delivered a Keynote Speech during a session on “Justice Delivery in Covid-19 Days” in a webinar organised by […]

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SC extends deadline for grant of permission to start new medical colleges till August 31 | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday extended the deadline for getting permission to open new medical colleges or increase of seats in existing colleges by three months to August 31 as the Board of Governors, appointed by the SC superseding the Medical Council of India, expressed inability to complete the process of granting permission […]

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SC to take up on June 9 pleas seeking review of verdict upholding validity of Aadhaar scheme | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court will take up on June 9 pleas seeking review of a verdict upholding the Centre’s flagship Aadhaar scheme as constitutionally valid but striking down some of its provisions, including its linking with bank accounts, mobile phones and school admissions. A five-judge bench, comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices […]

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Australian court rules against planned Sydney protest due to virus fear – Times of India

SYDNEY: An Australian court sided with police in ruling Friday that a Black Lives Matter protest planned for Sydney poses too much risk for spreading the coronavirus and cannot be held. Thousands of people were expected to rally in Australia’s largest city on Saturday afternoon to honor George Floyd and to protest against the deaths […]

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Pay 5 lakh for killing youth: SC to Assam Rifles | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: At a time when the armed forces and the Manipur police are facing Supreme Court ordered CBI probe into alleged extra-judicial killings of over 1,500 people in Manipur during 2002-2012, the SC on Wednesday asked the Army’s Assam Rifles to pay Rs 5 lakh as compensation to a woman whose son was found […]

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Plea for renaming India as ‘Bharat’ to be treated as representation: SC | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Wednesday said the Centre should treat as a representation a plea which sought a direction to amend the Constitution and replace the word India with ‘Bharat‘ or ‘Hindustan’. The plea filed before the apex court by a Delhi-based man has claimed that such an amendment will “ensure the citizens of […]

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