SC directs inclusion of Paralympian shooter Naresh Kumar for Tokyo games

New Delhi, Aug 2 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) to include five-time Paralympian shooter Naresh Kumar Sharma as an additional participant in the 50 meter para-shooter event at the Tokyo Paralympics, which starts from August 24.<

SC adjourns hearing of plea demanding probe into Pegasus scandal until next week

New Delhi, Jul 30 (UNI) The Supreme Court will next week hear a petition filed by senior journalists N Ram and Sashi Kumar seeking a special probe into the Pegasus surveillance scam relating to alleged snooping on opposition leaders, activists, journalists, and judges among a hos

SC refuses to interfere with Odisha govt's decision confining Rath Yatra to Puri

New Delhi, Jul 6 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to intervene in the Odisha government's order to disallow the Ratha Yatra festival in temples across Odisha except for Puri Jagannath Ratha Yatra in view of the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic. 
A bench

SC seeks original record of Ramdev's statement on allopathy

New Delhi, Jun 30 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought the original records of Yoga teacher Baba Ramdev's statement on the use of allopathic medicine during the COVID-19 pandemic.

While asking for the originals of his video and transcripts, the bench hea

SC nixes plea against Delhi HC order refusing to halt Central Vista project

New Delhi, Jun 29 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Tuesday turned down a plea seeking the intervention in the Delhi High Court order refusing to stop the construction work of the Central Vista Project at India Gate.

A three-judge bench presided over by Justice A M Khanwi

SC declines stay on Delhi HC order permitting pvt schools to collect annual fee

New Delhi, Jun 28 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the Delhi High Court order permitting private unaided schools to collect annual charges and development fee after the last year's Covid-19 lockdown in the National Capital. 
The apex court bench c

SC asks state boards to declare Class XII board exam results by July 31

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Thursday directed state boards to declare the results of Class XII board exams by July 31. The Court also asked the state boards to formulate internal assessment scheme within ten days. 

A vacation bench comprising

SC closes criminal proceedings in Italian marines case

New Delhi, Jun 15 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Tuesday closed all criminal proceedings against the Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the coast of Kerala in 2012. 
A vacation bench of Justices Indira Banerjee and M R Shah quashed the FIR and pro

SC directs deferment of AIIMS INI CET exams by one month

New Delhi, Jun 11(UNI) The Supreme Court on Friday ordered the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to postpone the INI CET 2021 exams by at least a month. 
The exam, earlier scheduled for June 16, can be held anytime after the expiry of one month, it added

Doctors move Top Court seeking deferment of AIIMS INI CET 2021 exams amid Covid

New Delhi, Jun 7 (UNI) Twenty-three MBBS doctors have jointly moved the Supreme Court seeking deferment of the Institutes of National Importance Combined Entrance Test (INI CET 2021), scheduled to be held on June 16.

The doctors, in a writ petition filed through ad