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Justice John D'Cunha The nononsense judge who convicted Jayalalithaa

Sep 29, 2014

Justice John D'Cunha The nononsense judge who convicted Jayalalithaa

Special Judge John Michael D'Cunha, who convicted Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case on Saturday, has a reputation of being a nononsense judge who gave an indication of his stern approach while dealing with the politically volatile case. #India #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #J. Jayalalithaa #Bangalore #Madras High Court #Disproportionate case #John D'cunha
Justice HL Dattu swornin as 42nd Chief Justice of India

Sep 28, 2014

Justice HL Dattu swornin as 42nd Chief Justice of India

Justice HL Dattu was on Sunday sworn in as the Chief Justice of India. He was administered the oath of office by President Pranab Mukherjee. #India #2G scam #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Chief Justice of India #Karnataka High Court #President Pranab Mukherjee #Justice RM Lodha #Justice HL Dattu
Jayalalithaa convicted in disproportionate assets case All you need to know

Sep 27, 2014

Jayalalithaa convicted in disproportionate assets case All you need to know

It was a complaint by Subramanian Swamy in a Chennai court in 1996 that led to a probe against Tamil Nadu Chief Ministers Jayalalithaa in what later came to be known as the "Disproportionate assets case" in which she was convicted by a Bangalore court on Saturday. #India #Tamil Nadu #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Subramanian Swamy #Jayalalithaa #AIADMK #Bangalore #Madras High Court
1993 Mumbai blasts SC further stays execution of Yakub Abdul Memon

Sep 26, 2014

1993 Mumbai blasts SC further stays execution of Yakub Abdul Memon

The Supreme Court on Friday further stayed the execution of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Abdul Razak Memon and issued notice to the Maharashtra government on a plea filed by him seeking an open court hearing of his petition for review of its verdict. #India #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #1993 Mumbai blasts #Yakub Abdul Memon
Nixing of coal block allocations will end policy paralysis Parrikar

Sep 25, 2014

Nixing of coal block allocations will end policy paralysis Parrikar

The SC order, which has cancelled 214 of the 218 leases given out since 1993, also includes a lease belonging to Goa government in Chhattisgarh, which was supposed to supply coal for power generation. #Supreme Court #TheySaidIt #Manohar Parrikar #policy paralysis #Coal Blocks #Confederation of Indian Industries
SC declares National Tax Tribunal law as unconstitutional

Sep 25, 2014

SC declares National Tax Tribunal law as unconstitutional

SC declared National Tax Tribunal Act as unconstitutional under which a tribunal was set up to decide taxrelated cases by taking away jurisdiction of HCs. #India #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #High Courts #National Tax Tribunal Act
Firms likely to pay Rs 7,905 cr in penalty

Sep 24, 2014

Firms likely to pay Rs 7,905 cr in penalty

The Supreme Court while cancelling 214 of 218 coal mine permits given to companies for their own use since 1993 also agreed to the government's proposal to impose a fee of Rs 295 a tonne on coal produced from the captive mines which were allowed to operate until 31 March. #Hindalco #ThisisNext #Supreme Court #coal india #Coal Blocks #Jindal Steel
Congress, BJP hash it out after SC quashes coal block allocations

Sep 24, 2014

Congress, BJP hash it out after SC quashes coal block allocations

The cancellations of allocations since 1993 showed that it involved a long period involving several governments including those headed by the BJP, Congress said. #Supreme Court #CBI #TheySaidIt #Central Vigilance Commission #Sriprakash Jaiswal #Coal Blocks #RM Lodha #Ultra Mega Power Projects
SC accepted our suggestion on coal block cancellation Jaiswal

Sep 24, 2014

SC accepted our suggestion on coal block cancellation Jaiswal

In a major blow to the corporate sector, the Supreme Court today quashed allocation of 214 out of 218 coal blocks which were alloted to various companies since 1993 and in which it was claimed that around Rs 2 lakh crores were invested. #Supreme Court #CBI #TheySaidIt #Central Vigilance Commission #Sriprakash Jaiswal #Coal Blocks #RM Lodha #Ultra Mega Power Projects