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Jan 19, 2017
NCLT dismisses contempt petition of two Cyrus Mistry family cos against Tata SonsThe Bench, however, gave liberty to the Mistry family companies to file an affidavit within three days on the issue of Tata Sons holding extraordinary general meeting (EGM) on 6 February.
Oct 25, 2016
Bombay High Court asks Maharashtra civic bodies to follow rules on sale, storage of firecrackersThe Bombay high court today asked civic bodies in Maharashtra to strictly implement rules for firecracker storage in their respective ward areas and take action against those found guilty of violating the conditions
Oct 17, 2016
Ashoka University issue: Are universities encouraging liberal, democratic and free speech?If Ashoka University encourages its students to question, is expressing opinion undemocratic in institutions of higher learning like this one, built on the lines of American universities encouraging liberal, democratic and free speech?
Oct 15, 2016
Uniform Civil Code: Both govt and AIMPLB should let Supreme Court do its jobThere's a need to right what Shayara Bano’s PIL on triple talaq points out, but to achieve the government should aim for integration, not oppression, writes Sadia Dhailey
Oct 06, 2016
Petitioners seeking ban on Sardar jokes submit a 800-page response to SCThe Supreme Court has sought suggestions from the Sikh community on how to implement ban on Sardar jokes across platforms
Sep 27, 2016
White House petition to declare Pakistan a terror state crosses 1,00,000 signaturesAn online White House petition asking for Pakistan to be declared as a state sponsor of terrorism has crossed 1,00,000 signatures, thus qualifying to get a response from the Obama administration.
Sep 25, 2016
Cauvery issue: Karnataka’s stand does not amount to contempt of SC, says BV AcharyaSenior advocate BV Acharya questions how a two-judge bench can arrogate to itself the power that a three-judge bench when a previous order of the bigger bench already exists.
Sep 22, 2016
Cauvery row: Why the tribunal failed to resolve dispute between Karnataka and Tamil NaduAs in the case of peninsular rivers which are monsoon dependent, sharing of the water of Cauvery also becomes a contentious issue and source of conflict between the two states, every time monsoon plays truant.
Sep 10, 2016
Grave issue: How an important technicality influenced the landmark Haji Ali rulingWomen were not allowed into the sanctum sanctorum of the Haji Ali Dargah as it is considered a 'sin' for them to visit graves. But here's the thing: the remains of Pir Haji Ali Shah were never interred at the spot, which means the Dargah could not be considered a tomb.
Aug 30, 2016
Haji Ali trustees to consult public before moving SC: Why not implement HC order instead, ask activistsThe court has, however, stayed its order for six weeks following a plea by Haji Ali Dargah Trust, which wants to challenge it in the Supreme Court. They should gracefully implement HC order of lifting the ban on women instead, activists tell Firstpost.