CBI to investigate Saradha chit fund scam

Delhi: The Supreme court of India has handed over investigation into Saradha chit fund scam to the CBI (central bureau of Investigation). The Apex court through a bench headed by Justice T.S.…

CBI will not file closure report in Coal Scam cases

Delhi: The CBI has filed an undertaking before the SUPREME COURT OF INDIA that it will not file closure reports before the trial court in the coal scam cases. The senior counsel…

Man on parole kills mother

Meerut, Uttar Pradesh: Lokesh, convicted of killing his father had been service life imprisonment since 2007 was granted parole by the Allahabad High court, had allegedly killed his 60-year-old mother over a…

Supreme Court on Section 319 of CrPC

The Supreme Court held that a person can be made accused by a trial court in case evidence crops up during the proceedings even if he/she hasn’t been named in the FIR/…

SC on iron ore mining in Goa

The Supreme Court permitted resumption of iron – ore mining in Goa with a temporary cap of 20 million tonnes per annum. The bench took this decision keeping in mind the livelihood…

SC upholds 25% reservation for weaker sections in schools through RTE

The Supreme Court upheld the reservation of 25% seats for weaker section in the schools. The RTE Act mandated all schools to admit at least 25% students from the economically weaker sections…

SC: State can not impose medium of instruction in schools

In a recent judgement, the Supreme Court bench held that “imposition of the mother tongue as the medium of instruction in primary classes in government recognised schools, aided or unaided private schools…

Section 6A of Delhi Police Establishment Act

In a recent judgement, the Supreme Court has held Section 6A of the Delhi Police Establishment Act, which granted protection to officers of the ranks of Joint Secretary and above from facing…

Working of Family Courts

Family Courts have been established with a view to promote conciliation and secure speedy settlement of, disputes relating to marriage and family affairs and for mattes connected therewith. Following type of cases…

National Stock Exchange NSE issues new guidelines for the futures and options segment

The National Stock Exchange has issued new guidelines for the futures and options segment as part of strengthening risk management measures to ensure orderly trading on the bourse. The new framework would…