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Criminalisation of politics: SC dismisses plea seeking contempt proceedings against party heads
Politics

Criminalisation of politics: SC dismisses plea seeking contempt proceedings against party heads

The top court was hearing a plea filed by an advocate Brajesh Singh seeking initiation of contempt proceedings against several party leaders including Sonia Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal and Akhilesh Yadav

AGR concerns: Vodafone Group's global CEO Nick Read plans to meet telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
Business

AGR concerns: Vodafone Group's global CEO Nick Read plans to meet telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Even as the pressure on Vodafone Idea to pay the AGR dues is mounting, Read and chairman of Vodafone Idea Kumar Mangalam Birla had recently said that they were not keen to infuse any more equity in the firm.

SC directs RBI to disclose information on bank inspection report under RTI, says any further violation to be seen seriously
Business

SC directs RBI to disclose information on bank inspection report under RTI, says any further violation to be seen seriously

The bench said it would have taken a serious view to the refusal of the RBI to part with information under RTI.

SC warns govt of contempt action for giving 'misleading' information on missing children
India

SC warns govt of contempt action for giving 'misleading' information on missing children

SC warned the government it would initiate contempt proceedings against an official for giving "misleading" information on the number of children missing.