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Why insist on Aadhaar, Supreme Court asks Centre

Justice Chandrachud questioned the proportionality of subjecting the entire population to the level of intrusion caused by Aadhaar linkage.

12 Apr 2018 12:55 AM

Cauvery row: Tamil Nadu govt files contempt plea against Centre

Centre willfully ignoring setting up of Cauvery Management Board: State govt.

01 Apr 2018 1:02 AM

‘Creamy layer’ not for SC/ST quotas, says Centre

The bench then posted the matter for a final hearing in the second week of July.

29 Mar 2018 2:49 AM

Don’t intervene in deportation of Rohingya Muslims: Centre urges SC

The Centre said it would not be in national interest for Supreme Court to issue a direction to stop Rohingya Muslims deportation.

16 Mar 2018 8:46 PM

TDP to snap ties with BJP? AP CM says will take 'right call at right time'

The Telugu Desam Party chief warned the Centre that it would not bode well if people's sentiments were ignored.

07 Mar 2018 2:25 PM


PM Modi hints at an early solution in Nagaland

The Prime Minister also thanked people for coming in large numbers to bless him.

23 Feb 2018 3:19 AM

PNB scam: Centre opposes PIL seeking SIT probe, SC defers case to Mar 16

The plea seeks an independent probe and deportation of jeweller Nirav Modi in the Rs 11,400 cr PNB fraud case.

21 Feb 2018 1:52 PM

BS 6 fuel will be available in Delhi from April, govt tells SC

The Supreme Court bench observed that the Bhawana power plant in Delhi is emitting very low on pollution as it was working only on 20% capacity.

06 Feb 2018 1:15 AM

Supreme Court contempt notice to four states for cow mobs

If the court finds the chief secretaries of the states guilty of contempt of court, they are liable for a maximum punishment of six months in jail.

30 Jan 2018 4:13 AM

A good idea, but

There are classic examples like those of convicted Lalu Prasad Yadav and the DMK leaders, who are virtually free to pursue politics in public life.

14 Dec 2017 6:02 AM


Govt identifies 90 big-ticket lagging projects

Some of the main reasons range from lack of funds, environmental clearances, non-availability of raw material as well as land acquisition.

12 Dec 2017 6:27 AM

‘Swachchh Bharat flawed’

UN expert says it lacks human rights approach.

11 Nov 2017 5:16 AM

To monitor data, Centre plans ‘economy tracker’

At the first EAC meeting on October 11, it identified 10 major areas of concern, on which it will give inputs to the PM.

24 Oct 2017 5:31 AM

No need to sing National Anthem in cinema halls to prove patriotism: SC

Chief Justice Dipak Misra, who headed the bench, hinted that the court itself would modify the order.

24 Oct 2017 1:21 AM

Do state panel for women really exist, Supreme Court asks govt

The court asked the Centre to do the needful within six weeks and fixed the matter for hearing on December 6.

23 Oct 2017 6:57 AM


No more ‘super’ area to fool buyers: Centre

Under section 2 (k) of RERA, the definition of carpet area is made clear and it henceforth standardises the selling practices in the sector. 

18 Oct 2017 1:34 AM

Be sensitive to plight of Rohingya Muslims, SC tells Centre

The Centre must play a big role and strike a balance between human rights and national security interests, it said. 

14 Oct 2017 1:57 AM

Police can’t be brute force, says Rajnath Singh

He said that five new battalions of the force will be made fully operational from January 1 next year.

08 Oct 2017 1:50 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Delhi calling Tamil Nadu babus

Sources say that state governments have been disinclined to make any investments in police, which has led to slow pace of modernisation.

08 Oct 2017 1:11 AM

Centre must give Gurung security, says GJM

Bimal Gurung had called off the indefinite shutdown on its 104th day on September 26 in response to Mr Singh’s appeal.

02 Oct 2017 6:43 AM