Tag: supreme court

Supreme Court for medical panel to aid Arumughaswamy probe

Asks Apollo Hospitals to draft memo on details for enquiry into death of Jayalalithaa in 2016 The Supreme Court on Thursday orally said it will safeguard the interests of Apollo Hospital and favoured constituting a medical board of experts from AIIMS to buttress Justice A. Arumughaswamy Commission of Inquiry’s efforts to gather facts on the […]

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ews: Will review Rs 8 lakh income criteria for EWS for reservation in NEET: Centre to SC | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The central government on Thursday told the Supreme Court that it has decided to revisit the limit of rupees eight lakh annual income fixed for determining the economically weaker sections (EWS) category for reservation in NEET admissions for Post-Graduate medical courses. A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud, Surya Kant, and Vikram Nath told […]

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Repeal of farm laws live updates | Won’t withdraw protest unless repealed in Parliament, says BKU’s Rakesh Tikait

The Bharatiyan Kisan Union’s (BKU) Ugrahan faction on Friday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement to repeal the three contentious farm laws. In his address to the nation on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti, Mr. Modi said the three farm laws will be repealed in the coming Winter session of Parliament. “It is a […]

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Live Updates: Drama In Supreme Court Over Stubble Burning Role In Delhi Pollution

Delhi Air Pollution Updates: Delgi is battling toxic smog for days now. (File) New Delhi: The Supreme Court resumes its hearing on Delhi air pollution after day before yesterday it directed Delhi government and central officials to hold an emergency meeting over the pollution and list out the steps that can be taken. The centre […]

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Delhi’s air quality remains ‘very poor’, no improvement likely for another few days

New Delhi: The air quality in Delhi on Tuesday (November 16, 2021) morning remained in the ‘very poor’ category for the third consecutive day. According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), the national capital’s overall air quality index (AQI) at 6:20 AM was at 331. The AQI in Delhi […]

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Consortium of PSU banks agrees to infuse funds for completion of stalled Amrapali projects

New Delhi: In a relief to thousands of Amrapali homebuyers, the Supreme Court on Saturday was informed that a consortium of six public sector banks have agreed to infuse around Rs 1,000 crore in the stalled projects to ensure their speedy completion. On the occasion of Diwali, 150 flats completed by the National Buildings Construction […]

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Schools to be shut, govt offices to work from home: CM Arvind Kejriwal announces steps to check Delhi pollution

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday (November 13, 2021) called for an emergency meeting over the severe air quality situation in the national capital. Following the meeting the Delhi CM made some big announcements.  Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said, “for a week from Monday onwards, schools will be physically closed; to continue […]

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SC Terms UP Officers ‘Arrogant’, Paves Way for Arrest of Two Including Finance Secretary

Terming the officers as “very arrogant”, the Supreme Court dismissed an appeal of the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday and paved the way for arrest of state finance secretary and the additional chief secretary (revenue) against whom the Allahabad High Court issued bailable warrants for delayed and partial compliance of orders. The matter is related […]

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Severe air quality: 2-day lockdown in Delhi? Supreme Court asks Centre to take emergency action

New Delhi: As the national capital’s air quality index (AQI) remained in the ‘severe’ category, Chief Justice of India NV Ramana on Saturday (November 13, 2021) told the Centre that air pollution is a serious situation. While hearing a plea on Delhi’s air pollution in the Supreme Court, the CJI also said that they have […]

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DMRC would have to get forest clearance for felling of trees for phase IV of metro expansion: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Thursday (November 11, 2021) said it would not accept the submission of the Central Empowered Committee (CEC), appointed by it, that all trees are not forests and said the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) would have to get forest clearance under the Forest Conservation Act for felling of trees for […]

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