Indian American in the running for vacancy on US SC bench

Thapar has been on the list for a while and had made it to the last few names as a candidate to succeed Justice Stephen Kennedy who retired in 2018. He lost that race to Brett Kavanaugh.

Indian American judge Amul Thapar is among the top names being considered by President Donald Trump to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to multiple media reports. Trump, who on Saturday indicated he intended to move “without delay” on naming a replacement, has not indicated who it will or when. But he has had a … Read more Indian American in the running for vacancy on US SC bench

Top Court Not In Favour Of Opening Separate Bench Outside Delhi: Centre

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Top Court Not In Favour Of Opening Separate Bench Outside Delhi, Said Centre. New Delhi: The idea of opening a separate bench of the top court outside Delhi has not found favour with the Supreme Court of India, the government informed Parliament on Wednesday. In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, … Read more Top Court Not In Favour Of Opening Separate Bench Outside Delhi: Centre

Prashant Bhushan 2009 Contempt Case: Top Court Requests Chief Justice For New Bench

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The contempt case involves statements that Prashant Bhushan made during an interview. (File) New Delhi: In a 2009 case involving comments by lawyer Prashant Bhushan on judges, the Supreme Court today requested Chief Justice SA Bobde to place it before an “appropriate bench”. The court listed the case against Prashant Bhushan before another bench on … Read more Prashant Bhushan 2009 Contempt Case: Top Court Requests Chief Justice For New Bench

5-Feet-Long Crocodile Rescued From Under Public Bench In Vadodara

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The crocodile was rescued and handed over to the forest department Vadodara: Gujarat Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (GSPCA) today rescued a five-feet-long crocodile from Rajmahal Road in the state’s Vadodara district. Early in the morning, residents of the area spotted the crocodile under a public bench and informed officials who then alerted … Read more 5-Feet-Long Crocodile Rescued From Under Public Bench In Vadodara

Top Court Refers Pleas Against Economic Quota To 5-Judge Bench

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Supreme Court has referred the case to a five-judge Constitution Bench. New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday referred to a five-judge Constitution Bench pleas challenging the central government’s decision to grant 10 per cent quota to Economically Weaker Sections (EWSs) in jobs and admissions in the general category. A three-judge bench headed by Chief … Read more Top Court Refers Pleas Against Economic Quota To 5-Judge Bench