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SC situation "not in order": Access to justice in India remains poor

So far, 18 resolutions of the system have been uploaded online by the SC. The one taken on January 10 is the latest.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

India"s request to arrest Nirav Modi awaiting response from Hong Kong: MEA

MEA said the Department of Justice in Hong Kong is examining India's request for provisional order for Modi's arrest.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

Fudging Aadhaar

The SC interim order on Aadhaar implies that Aadhaar will be voluntary for the rich while being mandatory for the poor to access welfare schemes that are critical for survival.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 30th, 2018

Passive euthanasia verdict: Jain monks thank SC for the landmark ruling

Recognising the right to die with dignity, a five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Kumar Misra passed the order.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 10th, 2018

Things not in order: Full text of the letter by four SC judges to CJI

Full text of the letter to the Chief Justice of India by the four senior judges.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Three rates better than one flat rate in the goods and services tax

In India, the situation of people is such that if we charge items more commonly purchased by poor people at 18%, there will be serious repercussion.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 7th, 2018

India remains much more vulnerable its powerful neighbour China: Book

'The fact is that India lacks a coherent and consistent policy vis-a-vis Pakistan and the Pakistan Army continues to take advantage of the situation'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 25th, 2017

The twin challenge of antibiotics use in India

While on the one hand it is critical to control overuse, on the other there is need to improve antibiotics access to the poor and vulnerable.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 20th, 2017

HRLN is making justice accessible to people who can"t defend themselves

A legal-aid network is slowly and surely trying to ensure that marginalised communities in India are aware of and have access to their Constitutional rights.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 10th, 2017

India"s patent to Pfizer will bar poor"s access to pneumonia vaccine abroad

Pfizer's vaccine protects children and adults from 13 types of pneumococcal bacteria.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 23rd, 2017

CJI Dipak Misra impeachment: V-P Naidu begins consultation; top updates

Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has begun the consultation process for the Opposition parties' impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra. Here are the top 10 updates.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard2 hr. 5 min. ago

Demonetisation"s enduring damage

Demonetisation is still hurting India's monetary stability, and govt/RBI have been unusually poor stewards of the macro-economy.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard5 hr. 5 min. ago

CJI Dipak Misra impeachment suicidal, hara-kiri: Top 10 law experts" quotes

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra is facing an impeachment notice moved by the Congress-led Opposition, which took the step a day after the SC's verdict in the judge Loya case.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard18 hr. 50 min. ago

India"s GDP to hit $5 trn by FY2025 thanks to digitisation, reforms: Garg

The government also proposes to setup 500,000 wi-fi hotspots which will provide broadband access to 50 million rural citizens, Garg said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 22nd, 2018

"Enough With All The Deaths" - Venezuelan Cops Clash With Protesting Patients & Doctors Over Hospital Shortages

The price of oil has been steadily climbing this year, but Venezuela's financial situation remains as dire as ever. And in the latest sign of just how desperate the.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 21st, 2018

India Enacts Death Penalty for Rapists of Girls Below Age 12 Amid National Outrage

The executive order comes after India's prime minister held an emergency meeting......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 21st, 2018

CJI Misra impeachment: Rijiju says Congress doesn"t trust army, CJI, SC, EC

Manmohan Singh and P Chidambaram are not among the signatories to the impeachment motion notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 21st, 2018

Impeachment of CJI Misra: AAP, DMK, TMC oppose; 64 MPs sign motion; updates

Manmohan Singh and P Chidambaram are not among the signatories to the impeachment motion notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 21st, 2018

Cash crunch: Over 85% ATMs functioning, deposits increase in banks

The situation has improved from Monday when about 60 % ATMs across India were dispensing cash, which went up to around 82 % on Thursday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2018

Fintech firms irked at RBI"s order to store payments data in India

While most banks in India store all this data on Indian servers in their core banking systems, the current directive addresses new-age payment and fintech companies operating in the space.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 19th, 2018

Trump"s Anti-Poverty Initiative Is a Step in the Right Direction | Opinion

Over the last half-century, some $22 trillion has been spent on anti-poverty programs and yet the percentage of poor in this nation remains unchanged......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 19th, 2018