SC in Hijab Case: K’taka govt has power to mandate school uniforms

Posted on: September 15, 2022 at 3:15 pm, in
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As a petitioner contesting the hijab ban contended that the state lacked the right to enforce uniforms or forbid hijab, the Supreme Court noted on Wednesday that the Karnataka government has the ability to enforce uniforms at educational institutions. The abilities they possess. While the court was still hearing a number of petitions contesting the […]

SC to hear batch of PILs challenging CAA

Posted on: September 12, 2022 at 10:22 am, in
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The Supreme Court on Monday is slated to hear several petitions contesting the constitutionality of the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act. There are 220 petitions on the list for consideration by a bench made up of Chief Justice U U Lalit and Justice S Ravindra Bhat. The group of PILs against CAA, which includes the lead […]

Siddique Kappan gets bail from SC after nearly two years in jail

Posted on: September 9, 2022 at 5:30 pm, in
Siddique Kappan

Siddique Kappan, a journalist from Kerala who had been detained by the police in Uttar Pradesh on suspicion of having affiliations to the Popular Front of India (PFI) and facing charges under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, was granted bail by the Supreme Court on Friday. He must appear before the trial court within three […]

Transgender sues Air India: SC asks Centre to formulate policy on employment to third gender

Posted on: September 9, 2022 at 2:14 pm, in
Transgender sues Air India

The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act of 2019 requires that appropriate accommodations for transgender people be made in all businesses covered by its provisions, and the Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the Center to develop a policy in that regard within three months. In an interim decision, the government was urged to confer with […]