05 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Arun Jaitley on Thursday said that a bill providing a say for the appointment of judges in the higher judiciary should be referred to a Parliamentary panel.
08 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In a major setback to the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government, the Delhi High Court on Thursday revoked the city government’s order on appointing 21 legislators as parliamentary secretaries. The AAP government admitted in the court that the Lieutenant Governor's approval was not taken in the matter. After this a bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal quashed the appointments.
13 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Supreme Court's scathing observation on appointment of judges, saying it was a reality check for the PM.
21 Sep 2016
Mumbai: Former India wicketkeeper M.S.K. Prasad was appointed as the new chairman of selectors while Ajay Shirke was retained unopposed as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary at its 87th Annual General Meeting (AGM) here on Wednesday.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance government move to clear the crucial bill on Judicial reforms has got mix reactions from various political parties. While Congress is in tune with the NDA government move, other parties like SP, BSP, TMC, DMK and AIADMK opposed it in Upper House of Parliament.
09 Sep 2016
Shillong: Meghalaya on Friday became the 21st state to ratify the Constitution Amendment Bill on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as the assembly unanimously gave its assent.
22 Aug 2016
Mumbai: The appointment of Urjit Patel as the next Reserve Bank of India's governor signals policy continuity, although there is no immediate impact on sovereign ratings, credit rating agencies said on Sunday.
21 Aug 2016
Mumbai: A strong likelihood of continuity in policies was the biggest draw for top bankers, as they welcomed the appointment of Urjit Patel as the 24th Governor of the Reserve Bank.
25 Aug 2016
New Delhi: JNU student Anmol Ratan, accused of raping a 28-year-old fellow student in the university hostel, was on Thursday remanded to 14 days judicial custody by a Delhi court. A magisterial court at Patiala House courts complex sent Ratan to jail after Delhi Police decided not to seek his custody.
09 Sep 2016
New Delhi: A court on Friday sent sacked AAP minister Sandeep Kumar, arrested on charges of rape on a complaint by a woman who figured in a video with him, to 14 days in judicial custody. Special Judge Poonam Chaudhary remanded Kumar in judicial custody till September 23 after he was presented before her on expiry of his police custody.