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SC to review Centre's plea on use of green fireworks

New Delhi, Sept. 30 -- The Supreme Court will on October 6 go into an affidavit filed by the environment ministry last October on the use of so-called green and improved fireworks -- hearing a case th... Read More


HC verdict on 'skin-to-skin contact' lacked sensitivity, AG tells top court

New Delhi, Sept. 30 -- New Delhi A controversial verdict by the Bombay high court that required skin-to-skin contact between an accused and a child to establish sexual assault under the Pocso Act show... Read More


SC frowns at Raj court order that barred cops from arresting during Covid wave

India, Sept. 30 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday faulted the Rajasthan high court's single judge's order in May this year that directed the police not to arrest persons charged with offences punishab... Read More


HC verdict on 'skin-to-skin contact' lacked sensitivity, AG tells Supreme Court

India, Sept. 30 -- A controversial verdict by the Bombay high court that required skin-to-skin contact between an accused and a child to establish sexual assault under the Pocso Act showed lack of sen... Read More


SC to review Centre's plea on use of green firecrackers this Diwali

India, Sept. 29 -- The Supreme Court will on October 6 go into an affidavit filed by the environment ministry last October on the use of so-called green and improved fireworks -- hearing a case that c... Read More


Children most vulnerable to sexual crimes: Attorney General tells top court

India, Sept. 29 -- Attorney General KK Venugopal told the Supreme Court on Wednesday that the controversial decision of the Bombay High Court requiring skin-to-skin contact of the accused with the chi... Read More


Poll violence: SC admits Bengal plea over HC order

New Delhi, Sept. 29 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday admitted the West Bengal government's plea challenging the Calcutta high court's order for a CBI investigation into the post-poll violence in the st... Read More


SC sets deadline for quota for differently abled in promotions

NEW DELHI, Sept. 29 -- NEW DELHIThe Supreme Court on Tuesday gave the Union government four months to issue the necessary instructions to give reservation benefits in promotion to persons with disabil... Read More


Poll violence: SC admits Bengal plea over HC order

New Delhi, Sept. 29 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday admitted the West Bengal government's plea challenging the Calcutta high court's order for a CBI investigation into the post-poll violence in the st... Read More


'Right to life above right to employment'

New Delhi, Sept. 29 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday told firecracker manufacturers that the right to life of innocent citizens was more precious than the right to employment of workers who have been o... Read More