Topic: SA Bobde
Supreme Court will hear arguments on Prashant Bhushan's punishment, which can go up to a maximum of 6 months in jail, on 20 August.
The decision by the Supreme Court to revive the 11-year old contempt case against Prashant Bhushan will finally answer long-pending questions about the functioning of the Indian judiciary.
The top court is drafting the questions from the larger issues that have arisen during the Sabarimala case. A 9-judge bench will adjudicate them.
Justice SA Bobde, the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court, said he has decided to form a panel by inducting two apex court judges -- NV Ramana and Indira Banerjee.
Under UGC provisions, a search committee is appointed to find suitable candidates for the V-C post. Governors make their selection from among these names.
Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.
The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.
I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.