Gauhati HC grants divorce to man after wife refuses to wear 'sindoor and sakha', says it projects woman's refusal to accept marriage
'... her refusal to wear 'sakha and sindoor' will project her to be unmarried and/or signify her refusal to accept the marriage with the appellant (husband),' the Gauhati High Court said in the judgment passed on 19 June.
Voter ID, PAN card, land documents not proof of citizenship, rules Gauhati High Court in two separate judgments
PAN card, Voters Id, land and bank documents do not constitute proof of citizenship, the Gauhati High Court reiterated while dismissing the citizenship claims of two petitioners.
Addressing a CBI conference on tackling corruption, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said that while the government will try its best to quell doubts raised on the CBI's legality, the premier investigative agency should also be able to tell between real criminal action and non-motivated errors in judgement.
The Centre on Saturday moved the Supreme Court against the Gauhati High Court verdict holding the setting up of CBI as unconstitutional.
In its verdict on Thursday, the bench quashed the resolution based on which the CBI was constituted and ruled that the body cannot be treated as a ‘police force’. Here's all you need to know about the verdict.
"...The DoPT intends to file an appeal. So an appeal will be filed against the order (in the Supreme Court)," Law Minister Kapil Sibal told reporters here.