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Supreme Court directs Meghalaya govt to pay Rs 100 crore fine imposed by NGT for failure to curb illegal coal mining
India

Supreme Court directs Meghalaya govt to pay Rs 100 crore fine imposed by NGT for failure to curb illegal coal mining

The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Meghalaya government to deposit the Rs 100 crore fine imposed on it by the NGT for failing to curb illegal coal mining with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)

Wall still blocks elephant corridor near Kaziranga despite SC order to bring it down
India

Wall still blocks elephant corridor near Kaziranga despite SC order to bring it down

The 2.2-kilometre boundary wall was built in 2011 by a state-run fossil fuel refinery.

Justice Ranjan Gogoi appointed next CJI by President Ram Nath Kovind; to assume office on 3 October
India

Justice Ranjan Gogoi appointed next CJI by President Ram Nath Kovind; to assume office on 3 October

Justice Misra, on 4 September had sent a letter to the Central government recommending Justice Ranjan Gogoi as his successor

Justice Ranjan Gogoi set to be appointed next CJI: Soli Sorabjee hails decision, calls him a 'far-sighted' judge
India

Justice Ranjan Gogoi set to be appointed next CJI: Soli Sorabjee hails decision, calls him a 'far-sighted' judge

Soli Sorabjee has hailed the Chief Justice of India's office's decision to propose the name of Justice Ranjan Gogoi as the next head of the judiciary of the country.

Quest for citizenship: As millions try to prove nationality in Assam, one man's story reveals the burden of proof
India

Quest for citizenship: As millions try to prove nationality in Assam, one man's story reveals the burden of proof

Around 5 million illegal immigrants have been estimated in Assam over 51 years, according to data provided by the Assam Border Police Organisation

Nagaland political crisis: Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu appeals for reconciliation
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Nagaland political crisis: Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu appeals for reconciliation

Nagaland chief minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Sunday appealed to his party NPF's dissident MLAs, led by former chief minister TR Zeliang, to settle differences at the party forum.

Triple Talaq: HC ruling valid, but hyped and smacks of politics, says Flavia Agnes
India

Triple Talaq: HC ruling valid, but hyped and smacks of politics, says Flavia Agnes

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday called triple talaq or the practice of Muslim men getting an instant divorce by saying the word 'talaq' three times as 'unconstitutional'. The high court said that 'no personal law board is above the Constitution', in effect reiterating the Centre's stand in the Supreme Court recently.

Arunachal Pradesh: SC vacates its order, makes revocation of President's Rule a possibility
Politics

Arunachal Pradesh: SC vacates its order, makes revocation of President's Rule a possibility

The revocation of President's Rule will allow formation of a new government in the border state of Arunachal Pradesh.

Guwahati High Court steps into Arunachal mess, stays removal of speaker Nabam Rebia
Politics

Guwahati High Court steps into Arunachal mess, stays removal of speaker Nabam Rebia

In a new twist to the ongoing political drama, the Guwahati High Court on Thursday kept in abeyance all decisions, including the removal of Arunachal Pradesh Assembly Speaker Nebam Rebia at a special "session"