SC Issues Notice to Centre on PIL Challenging ‘Hindu’ Prayer in Kendriya Vidyalayas

File Pic New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a notice to Centre on a PIL challenging ‘Hindu’ prayers at Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) run by government. The court has sought Centre’s response on why the school prayer in Kendriya...

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By Nagpur Today On Friday, October 6th, 2017

SC asks Centre why not ban hanging by neck as mode of death sentence

New Delhi: In the backdrop of decades-old debate over the human form of executing a criminal who has been sentenced to death, the Supreme Court has raised fresh questions before the government. The apex court to explain within three weeks...

By Nagpur Today On Friday, August 25th, 2017

Fadnavis will perform well in centre but state needs him more, says Gadkari

File Pic Nagpur: Amidst the ongoing political rumblings, Nagpur remains the cynosure in them all. The tittle-tattles have linked Nagpur with the nationally impactful probability of events. As state the speculations, chances are Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will be called...

By Nagpur Today On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Over 50% illegal sex-determination cases in Rajasthan, Maharashtra: Centre

New Delhi: A total of 2,371 police and court cases related to illegal sex-determination are going on in the country as on March this year, over 50 per cent of them in Rajasthan and Maharashtra. The government informed the Lok Sabha...

By Nagpur Today On Friday, July 21st, 2017

SC asks Centre, states not to protect any kind of vigilantism

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today asked the Centre and the states not to protect any kind of vigilantism and sought their response on violent incidents of cow vigilantism. A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra was informed by the Centre...

By Nagpur Today On Saturday, July 8th, 2017

Centre is behind Basirhat violence: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: Continuing her tirade against the Centre, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today held the central government responsible for the recent Baduria and Basirhat violence which has turned the entire state into chaos. "The Centre wants to impose President's rule...

By Nagpur Today On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Why is there no enabling law for appointment of election commissioners: SC asks Centre

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre as to why there is no enabling law for the appointment of Election Commissioners in the poll panel. The top court agreed to accord final hearing on Public Interest Litigation (PIL)...

By Nagpur Today On Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Lokpal act a workable legislation: No need to keep it pending: SC to Centre

New Delhi: Strongly pushing for appointment of a Lokpal, the Supreme Court today said the existing Lokpal Act is a workable piece of legislation and there was no justification to keep its operation pending. The court was also of the opinion...

By Nagpur Today On Monday, April 10th, 2017

Centre on pellet guns: The idea is not to kill

New Delhi: The Supreme Court is hearing the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association's plea against use of pellet guns in the state. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi representing the Centre told the three judge bench of SC that using pellet...

By Nagpur Today On Friday, September 9th, 2016

SC seeks Centre’s response on AAP’s appeals against HC order on LG’s powers

New Delhi/Nagpur: The Supreme Court on Friday issues notice to the Centre on Arvind Kejriwa I-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government's appeals, challenging the Delhi High Court verdict that the Lieutenant Governor is the administrative head of the national capital. The...