Articles about Sanjiv Khanna

CBSE's decision on scrapping pending Class XII exams likely tomorrow

23 Jun 2020

India
CBSE's decision on scrapping pending Class XII exams likely tomorrow

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that a decision on the scrapping of the pending Class XII examinations will be taken by Wednesday evening.

SC doesn't stay CAA, gives Centre four weeks to reply

22 Jan 2020

India
SC doesn't stay CAA, gives Centre four weeks to reply

Today, the Supreme Court heard a whopping 144 petitions challenging the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and refused to put a stay on the controversial law.

Supreme Court dismisses all review pleas regarding Ayodhya judgment

12 Dec 2019

India
Supreme Court dismisses all review pleas regarding Ayodhya judgment

After it ended decades-old Ayodhya case, the Supreme Court received a flurry of petitions seeking a review of the judgment.

Maharashtra government formation: SC orders floor test tomorrow

26 Nov 2019

India
Maharashtra government formation: SC orders floor test tomorrow

In the ongoing Maharashtra power tussle, the Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered a floor test to be conducted on November 27 before 5 pm.

Supreme Court on Maharashtra government formation: Order reserved for Tuesday

25 Nov 2019

India
Supreme Court on Maharashtra government formation: Order reserved for Tuesday

On Monday, the Supreme Court reserved its order while hearing arguments on Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari's decision to install a government in the state on Saturday.

Chidambaram's custody extended to October-17, but may get home-cooked meals

03 Oct 2019

India
Chidambaram's custody extended to October-17, but may get home-cooked meals

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, who was arrested by CBI in a dramatic fashion from his New Delhi residence on August 21, will remain in Tihar jail till October 17, a special court said on Thursday.

SC issues notice to Nitish Kumar's government over encephalitis deaths

24 Jun 2019

India
SC issues notice to Nitish Kumar's government over encephalitis deaths

While India focuses on becoming a superpower, its children are dying because governments didn't care to raise awareness about a deadly disease.

BJP worker, who shared meme on Mamata Banerjee, gets bail

14 May 2019

India
BJP worker, who shared meme on Mamata Banerjee, gets bail

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court granted bail to BJP worker Priyanka Sharma, who was arrested for sharing a meme on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

SC rejects Opposition's plea, refuses to increase VVPAT-EVM verification

07 May 2019

India
SC rejects Opposition's plea, refuses to increase VVPAT-EVM verification

In a major blow to Opposition parties, the Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to increase VVPAT verification of EVMs to 50%.

Everything wrong with CJI Ranjan Gogoi sexual harassment case

05 May 2019

India
Everything wrong with CJI Ranjan Gogoi sexual harassment case

The Supreme Court of India has become the center of controversy ever since a former employee of the apex court leveled allegations of sexual harassment against the Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi.

Three-judge panel to probe sexual harassment allegations against CJI Gogoi

24 Apr 2019

India
Three-judge panel to probe sexual harassment allegations against CJI Gogoi

On Tuesday, a three-judge panel, led by Justice SA Bobde was formed to investigate the sexual harassment allegations leveled against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi by a former staffer.

SC benches started hearings at 10:45 AM, 15 minutes late

22 Apr 2019

India
SC benches started hearings at 10:45 AM, 15 minutes late

On Monday, all benches of the Supreme Court commenced at 10:45 AM, 15 minutes past the actual time.

Judiciary under threat: CJI Gogoi denies sexual harassment allegations

20 Apr 2019

India
Judiciary under threat: CJI Gogoi denies sexual harassment allegations

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Saturday dismissed the sexual harassment allegations leveled against him by a former staffer and said independent judiciary was under threat.

Won't let India remain in peace: SC slams Ayodhya petitioner

13 Apr 2019

India
Won't let India remain in peace: SC slams Ayodhya petitioner

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a petition which sought permission to offer 'puja' at the undisputed land in Ayodhya and came down heavily on the petitioner.

No ban on Electoral Bonds for now: Supreme Court

12 Apr 2019

India
No ban on Electoral Bonds for now: Supreme Court

Passing an interim order on electoral bonds, the Supreme Court on Friday directed all political parties to give details of their funding in a sealed cover to Election Commission by May 30.

SC won't interfere in release of Narendra Modi's biopic

09 Apr 2019

India
SC won't interfere in release of Narendra Modi's biopic

A Supreme Court bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, refused to interfere in the release of movie PM Narendra Modi, saying too much time is wasted on non-issues.

SC refuses to give Modi biopic's copy to Congress' activist

08 Apr 2019

India
SC refuses to give Modi biopic's copy to Congress' activist

The Supreme Court on Monday said it cannot pass an order on the release of PM Narendra Modi, a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi starring Vivek Oberoi, as the movie is yet to be certified by the Censor Board.

Supreme Court dismisses plea to send Indian Muslims to Pakistan

15 Mar 2019

India
Supreme Court dismisses plea to send Indian Muslims to Pakistan

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a plea which prayed that Indian Muslims should be sent to Pakistan.

Fight for Kashmir, not against Kashmiris: PM Modi finally speaks

23 Feb 2019

Politics
Fight for Kashmir, not against Kashmiris: PM Modi finally speaks

Days after a hate campaign was launched against Kashmiri students staying in various parts of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday condemned it.

SC asks states to ensure safety of Kashmiri students

22 Feb 2019

India
SC asks states to ensure safety of Kashmiri students

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to Centre and 10 states over the assault of Kashmiri students after the barbaric terror attack in Pulwama on February 14.

#PulwamaAttack: Nitish Kumar doesn't want Article 370 to be scrapped

22 Feb 2019

Politics
#PulwamaAttack: Nitish Kumar doesn't want Article 370 to be scrapped

Bihar Chief Minister on Thursday said he will never support the scrapping of Article 370 which gives Jammu and Kashmir its special status.

Delhi High Court welcomes four new judges including a woman

22 Oct 2018

India
Delhi High Court welcomes four new judges including a woman

Four new Delhi High Court judges, including a woman, were sworn in on Monday, taking the working strength of the court to 38.

'Sacred Games': English subtitles, which offended Congress, changed

21 Jul 2018

Entertainment
'Sacred Games': English subtitles, which offended Congress, changed

The Delhi High Court was informed on Thursday that English subtitles of Netflix's first Indian original series 'Sacred Games' have been changed.

'Can plea against 'Sacred-Games' be heard as PIL?' asks HC

16 Jul 2018

India
'Can plea against 'Sacred-Games' be heard as PIL?' asks HC

Delhi High Court today sought to know whether it could hear as a PIL the plea against the Netflix series "Sacred Games" claiming that some scenes are derogatory to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and should be removed.

Office-of-profit case: Delhi HC restores membership of 20 AAP MLAs

23 Mar 2018

Politics
Office-of-profit case: Delhi HC restores membership of 20 AAP MLAs

In a big relief for AAP, Delhi HC today restored membership of its 20 disqualified MLAs. It referred the case back to the Election Commission (EC).

High Court judges travel in autos to conduct surprise-inspections

01 Sep 2017

Delhi
High Court judges travel in autos to conduct surprise-inspections

On 31 August, Delhi High Court judges conducted a surprise inspection of the six district courts in New Delhi.

Delhi commuters can travel on Magenta Line's driverless metros soon!

01 Sep 2017

Delhi
Delhi commuters can travel on Magenta Line's driverless metros soon!

After missing a series of deadlines, the Delhi Metro is finally going to open a section of Magenta Line driverless trains in October.