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Offer daily prayers for annual salary hike in PoK court

The court employees in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) will have to offer daily prayers punctually - both in and outside the court- as their annual raises would now hinge on their...

Feb 26, 2017 14:55 PM

TN CM Palanisamy writes to PM on construction of reservoir across Cauvery

The Tamil Nadu government on Saturday protested against Karnataka’s “unilateral action” of constructing a reservoir across river Cauvery at Mekedatu and sought Prime Minister...

Feb 25, 2017 23:14 PM

PM Modi to unveil 112-ft tall Shiva idol in Coimbatore today amid controversy over Isha Foundation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will unveil a 112-ft tall lord Shiva idol or Adiyogi at Isha Foundation in Coimbatore on Mahashivaratri on Friday.

Feb 24, 2017 13:00 PM

ISRO espionage case: SC to hear former scientist's plea in April

The Supreme Court on Friday decided to hear in April the plea of a former ISRO scientist, discharged in an espionage case, seeking action against former Kerala DGP Siby Mathews and...

Feb 24, 2017 10:36 AM

Panama papers leak: Pak PM Nawaz Sharif to know his political fate soon

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, 67, has denied any wrongdoing. Heading a five-judge bench hearing a slew of petitions against Sharif family, Justice Asif Saeed Khosa observed...

Feb 23, 2017 23:54 PM

Ex-Arunachal CM Kalikho Pul’s wife withdraws SC plea seeking CBI probe into his death

Former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul’s wife, Dangwimsai Pul, on Thursday withdrew her letter to Chief Justice of India JS Khekar seeking CBI probe into her...

Feb 23, 2017 18:14 PM

Supreme Court agrees to entertain AAP govt's plea for setting up of constitution bench

The matter was mentioned by the Delhi government before a bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar.

Feb 23, 2017 12:25 PM

SC refuses to entertain SIO plea to add Urdu in NEET exam

The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to hear the matter filed by Students Islamic Organisation of India to add Urdu as a language to National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET)...

Feb 23, 2017 12:17 PM

SC gets strict on pollution, says industrial units would be shut down if they don't have effluent treatment plants

If industrial units do not have functional PETPs, then they will not be allowed to function any more, the court said.

Feb 22, 2017 22:08 PM

SC asks Google: Can uploading of obscene videos be prevented?

“Can you not prevent it? We are simply asking you can you not prevent it,” the bench asked senior counsel Abhishek Manu Singhvi, who was representing Google India.

Feb 22, 2017 21:19 PM