The Collegium led by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi has now recommended to the government to appoint Justice AA Kureshi as the Chief Justice of Tripura High Court.
The ban is historic because the tobacco industry has been in denial mode that tobacco causes cancer and poses a threat to public health.
The petition has sought to restrain the President’s office from accepting Supreme Court collegium’s recommendation to transfer Chief Justice Tahilramani to Meghalaya High Court.
Senior advocate Indira Jaising appeared for the petitioners who submitted that UGC regulations against caste discrimination on campuses aren't being implemented in letter and spirit
The apex court recently appointed two amicus curie to assist the court in framing guidelines on payment of maintenance to distressed women in matrimonial disputes.
Affirming that the right to access the internet is a fundamental right, the court struck down rules framed by a college which prohibited inmates of the girls’ hostel from using their mobile phones between 6 pm and 10 pm.
ENDS have been propagated as a safe alternative to smoking. With large data available on its adverse effects and the potential benefits, it appears that the harmful effects outweigh the potential benefits.
By-elections as an outcome of the evacuation of a seat either in the Parliament or in either house of the state legislature, are a burden on the public exchequer. The principle of ‘one person and one vote’ and ‘one candidate and one constituency’ must be strictly adhered to.