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Supreme Court’s Judgment Regarding Target Plus Scheme

The Union Cabinet has approved the implementation of Supreme Court’s Judgment dated 27th October 2015 regarding Target Plus Scheme (TPS) 2004-09 in Civil Application...

SC Bans Sale of BS-III Vehicles

Supreme Court of India has banned the sale and registration of Bharat Stage III (BS-III) vehicles from April 1, when BS-IV emission norms will...

Aadhar Not Compulsory for Govt Schemes: SC

The Supreme Court made it clear that Aadhaar cannot be made mandatory for public to avail benefits of social welfare schemes. However, the court...

Supreme Court on Muslim Minority Status in Jammu and Kashmir

The Supreme Court is examining whether Hindus and other non-Muslim communities constitute a minority community in Jammu and Kashmir and whether they are eligible...

Supreme Court Issues Arrest Warrant Against HC Judge

The Supreme Court issued bailable warrants against serving Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan to ensure his presence before it on March 31...

Supreme Court Introduced Middle Income Group Scheme

Now, it is easier for the middle and relatively lower income group to avail and enjoy the legal services of the country. The Supreme...

President Commutes Death Sentences Of 4 Convicts

President Pranab Mukherjee, on January 1, commuted the death sentences of four convicts to life imprisonment, accepting their mercy petitions. They are Krishna Mochi,...

SC Stops Akrama-Sakrama Scheme

The Karnataka government’s eagerly awaited ‘Akrama-Sakrama’ scheme suffered a major setback with the Supreme Court ordering a stay on the scheme. Admitting a special leave petition...

Supreme Court Orders Compensation to Endosulfan Victims

In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court has ordered to give Rs.5 lakh as compensation to the victims of Endosulfan spraying in the villages...

Supreme Court Disallows Jallikattu

The Supreme Court rejected a plea seeking to allow the bull-taming sport Jallikattu played during Pongal festival which falls on January 14 this year...

SC Orders To Audit Funds of 30 lakh NGOs

The Supreme Court Bench of Chief Justice of India J.S. Khehar and Justices N.V. Ramana and D.Y. Chandrachud has directed the government to audit...

Votes in Name of Religion, Caste is Corrupt Practice: SC

A Seven judge Constitution Bench of Supreme Court has held that seeking votes in the name of religion, caste or community amounted to corrupt practice...

Re-promulgation of Ordinances Fraud on Constitution: SC

A seven-judge Constitution bench of Supreme Court, in Krishna Kumar Singh vs. State of Bihar, by a majority of 6:1 ruled that "Repromulgation of...

Formulate National Forest Policy: Uttarakhand HC

A division bench of Justice Rajiv Sharma and Justice Alok Singh of the Uttarakhand High Court has ordered that no wild animals, including tigers,...