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RS nod to bill for new system of appointing judges

A Constitutional Amendment Bill paving way for the creation of a Judicial Appointments Commission to replace the present collegium system to appoint judges to higher courts was passed in the......

Judicial bill in RS: Govt, Oppn unite to attack judiciary

The government and opposition were on Thursday united in criticising the functioning of the judiciary while seeking to scrap the collegium system of appointing judges to higher courts, saying it is......

Why govt may not succeed in reining in judiciary

The United Progressive Alliance government’s efforts to rein in the judiciary may come unstuck as its ambitious bill scrapping the collegium system of appointing judges to the Supreme Court......

Team Anna's criticism of bill unfair, says Salman Khurshid

Against the backdrop of Team Anna finding loopholes in a bill on judicial accountability, government on Tuesday said there could not have been a "more extensive measure" and termed as "unfair" the......

Law minister faces tough time in LS over minority quota

Law Minister Salman Khurshid faced a tough time,deliberate interruption of debate on his own Judicial Standards and Accountability Bill to announce 4.5 per cent reservation quota to the minorities......

To cut rates or not? Well, a calm rupee will weigh on Rajan's mind

The Reserve Bank of India has room to cut interest rates and revive growth without having to fret about capital flight, says Andy Mukherjee. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has already cut rates......

Don't compare Modi with Ronald Reagan, achche din aayenge, believes Rajan

The government is ‘sensitive’ to the concerns of investors and is addressing economic issues, says the RBI Governor. The expectations from the new government when it came to power last......

New black money law recreates inspector raj of yore

A major criticism of the new law is that it can become an instrument of abuse as it confers the tax enforcement authorities with strong discretionary powers. As Congress MP from Thiruvananthapuram......

India's 'tax woes' continue; another controversy surfaces

Business subsidies may now attract tax, but those to to consumers such as on LPG may be exempted Subsidies, tax concessions and incentives that add to business income such as the one given for......

How the new Real Estate Bill will help home buyers

India real estate sector finally seems to be getting its regulatory framework in place, albeit in fits and starts. Image: The new Real Estate Bill aims to stamp out illegal practices from the......

IPL spot-fixing: Sreesanth, 3 others sent to 2-day police custody

Arrested Indian pacer S Sreesanth, cricketer Ajit Chandila and two bookies were on Sunday remanded to two more days of police custody by a Delhi court in connection with the Indian Premier League......
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MP draft bill proposes curbs on filing of cases

BHOPAL: To regulate filing of frivolous civil and criminal cases, petitioners would first have to seek permission from court, says the new draft... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/MP-draft-bill-proposes-curbs-on-filing-of-cases/articleshow/47936906.cms
Rajinikanth rejected 'Drishyam' remake due to two scenes

Five guerrillas, one soldier killed near LoC | Darjeeling landslides: Toll hits 33, Mamata inspects area | Solar-powered plane lands in Hawaii in... ...

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Supreme Court says judges medical bills not amenable to RTI

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to entertain a plea seeking information about the medical expenses of apex court judges under a... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/xjk1UemhZyqt6St8msWBnN/Supreme-Court-says-judges-medical-bills-not-amenable-to-RTI.html
Claims of concessions in power tariff rates improper

Maharashtra Veej Grahak Sanghatna and secretary Janata Dal (Secular) Pratap Hogade yesterday termed the claims of reduced tariff rates in the new... ...

http://www.afternoondc.in/city-news/claims-of-concessions-in-power-tariff-rates-improper/article_142799
Judicial howler

The SC has come to the aid of a woman forced by a Madras HC order to mediate with her rapist. A strong law is needed to deter judges from such... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/editorial-dnaedit-judicial-howler-2100861

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