September 28, 2021 00:03 (IST)
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UP woman, who alleged being raped by BSP MP, dies days after self-immolation at Supreme Court gate

New Delhi/IBNS: A 24-year-old woman from eastern Uttar Pradesh, who had accused BSP parliamentarian Atul Rai of raping her in 2019, has died in a Delhi hospital, a week after she and her male friend set themselves ablaze outside the gates of the Supreme Court, media reports said.

Supreme Court recommends names of nine judges for elevation

New Delhi/IBNS: The Collegium headed by Chief Justice of India N V Ramana has recommended nine names, including three women high court judges, to the Centre for appointment as judges at the Supreme Court.

Supreme Court allows women to take NDA entrance

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court on Wednesday slammed the Centre and the Indian Army for barring women from taking the test for entering the National Defence Academy (NDA), according to media reports.

SC asks Modi govt to respond to Pegasus allegations, says 'won't compromise with national security'

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court Tuesday asked the central government to respond to the snooping allegations though said it would not ask the Centre to disclose the details, media reports said.

No proper debate in Parliament, 'sorry state of affairs': Chief Justice NV Ramana

New Delhi/IBNS: Chief Justice of India NV Ramana slammed the functioning of the Parliament which according to him is in "a sorry state of affairs" and that there is "no debates" on the laws.

'This claim is fake' : Govt rubbishes WhatsApp message claim on Supreme Court branches

New Delhi/IBNS: The government has rubbished a message that it plans to open three branches of the Supreme Court - in Chennai, Mumbai and Kolkata.

Supreme Court directs Centre, states to fill up vacant positions in consumer dispute bodies in eight weeks

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court has slammed the states for not filling up the vacancies in their consumer dispute redressal panels and directed to appoint officials to the vacant posts within eight weeks, according to media reports.

SC fines parties for candidates' criminal records, says they refuse to wake up from deep slumber

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court on Tuesday charged nine political parties including the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress of Contempt of Court and fined eight of them for not publishing the criminal records of their candidates contesting in the 2020 Bihar elections.

Lok Sabha passes bill to allow states to form their own OBC lists

New Delhi/IBNS: The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a bill to allow states and Union Territories to draw up their own list of Other Backward Communities (OBCs).

SC issues notice to CBI over Dhanbad judge's death case

New Delhi/UNI: The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the suo motu case over the hit-and-run death of Dhanbad additional sessions judge.

Pegasus: Supreme Court to hear pleas seeking probe on snooping row on Thursday

New Delhi/IBNS: A two-judge bench of the Supreme Court will hear petitions seeking a special investigation into the Pegasus scandal involving allegations of snooping on opposition politicians, journalists and others by the Israeli spyware.

SC pulls up Kerala govt for announcing COVID-19 relaxations for Muslim festival Bakrid

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court Tuesday pulled up the Communist government in Kerala for announcing relaxations in anti-COVID-19 restrictions for three days in the light of the upcoming Muslim festival Bakrid, even when the positive cases are on the rise.

Farmers knock down barricades at protest against sedition laws in Haryana

Sirsa/IBNS: Farmers ran over barricades during a protest demonstration against the arrests and sedition case in connection with the alleged assault of Haryana Assembly's deputy speaker Ranbir Gangwa.

Supreme Court quashes PIL seeking approval for herbal concoction claimed to cure COVID-19

New Delhi/UNI: The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a public interest litigation petition that sought directions to allow the supply of a herbal concoction medicine in Andhra Pradesh, which is claimed to "miraculously" cure COVID-19.

Right to life paramount: SC asks Yogi govt to reconsider decision to hold Kanwar Yatra

New Delhi/IBNS: Prioritising the lives of people amid COVID-19, the Supreme Court Friday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to reconsider its decision to hold Kanwar Yatra, which has already been called off by its neighbouring state Uttarakhand for the same reason.