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CJI seeks more budgetary allocation for courts

  On 21 April 2008 at 08:55

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India KG Balakrishnan on Saturday demanded higher budgetary allocation to set up new courts to combat cases that are pending, saying the present allotment is "grossly inadequate"."We have got an independent judiciary. We r ...

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Delhi HC imposes 50000-rupee fine on lawyer for frivolous petition

  On 18 April 2008 at 22:41

Delhi HC imposes 50000-rupee fine on lawyer for frivolous petitionThe Delhi High Court today imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on a lawyer who had filed a frivolous suit against the Registrar General of the Supreme Court, the Delhi Police Commissioner and ...

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SC directs authorities to environment, health data on GM trials

  On 18 April 2008 at 22:41

SC directs authorities to environment, health data on GM trialsThe Supreme Court has directed the authorities concerned to make public all data that is relevant to determining environment and health safety including toxicity and all allergenicity dat ...

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Largely positive reactions to OBC verdict

  On 18 April 2008 at 22:41

Largely positive reactions to OBC verdictHailing the Supreme Court decision upholding 27 per cent OBC quota in elite educational institutions, several organisations today said the weaker sections of society will now have access to higher education.Th ...

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SC not willing to go into validity of appointment of HC judges

  On 16 April 2008 at 22:16

SC not willing to go into validity of appointment of HC judges New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) The Supreme Court today made it clear that it was not willing to go into the validity of appointment of 350 High Court judges, made by the former Chief Justice o ...

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2 HC Judges Transferred - 10 Additional Judges Named

  On 16 April 2008 at 22:16

2 HC Judges Transferred - 10 Additional Judges Named New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) Two High Court Judges have beentransferred and ten Additional Judges appointed by PresidentPratibha Patil, the Law and Justice Ministry announced today.Gauhati HC Judge ...

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SC seeks Centre's reply on HC judge appointment

  On 16 April 2008 at 21:41

The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted two weeks time to the Union Government to file its reply on a petition challenging appointment of Justice Ashok Kumar as a permanent judge of the Madras High Court.The petition filed by former Union Law Minister ...

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ADDITIONAL JUDGES FOR RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

  On 15 April 2008 at 17:38

In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (1) of article 224 of the Constitution of India, the President is pleased to appoint (i) Shri Kishan Swaroop Chaudhari, (ii) Shri Chand Mal Totla and (iii) Shri Mahesh Chandra Bhagwati, to be Additional J ...

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SC posts hearing on Sethusamudram project for 29th April

  On 15 April 2008 at 17:35

The Supreme Court on Tuesday posted for 29th April the hearing on the Centre's plea to go ahead with the Sethusamudram project.The Centre had on 29th February filed a fresh affidavit in the apex court seeking clearance to go ahead with the Sethusamud ...

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SC rules out applicability of US standards to test quota law

  On 13 April 2008 at 21:01

The Supreme Court has ruled out the applicability of American standards to review the law providing 27 per cent quota for OBCs in central educational institutions, saying "the gamut of affirmative action in India is fully supported by Constitutional ...

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