Karti closed foreign accounts, transferred money abroad, CBI in SC

kartichidambaramThe Central Bureau of Investigation has told the Supreme Court that Karti Chidambaram has closed several foreign accounts and transferred money deposited in them when he was abroad.

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Only advocates on record can mention out of turn listings says SC

supremeThe practise where senior lawyers mentioned cases for an out of turn listing came to an abrupt end in the Supreme Court. From now onwards only advocates on record can mention such matters, the Supreme Court said.

Stay off Rohingya Muslim matter, Centre tells Supreme Court

Rohingya8The Centre inits affidavit says presence of Rohingya Muslims in India is a drain on India’s resources and a serious security threat to country. It further said that it is completely within the executive policy how to deal with illegal immigrants such as Rohingya Muslims. The affidavit was filed in response to a petition against the deportation of Rohingya Muslims from India.

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Rohingya threat to national security, could be used by ISIS: Centre in SC

rohingya3The Centre has filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court stating that the Rohingyas are a national threat. The centre said that they could be used by terror groups such as the Islamic State. The government said national interest warrants their deportation and the court should not interfere in the proceedings. The centre also said that there are intelligence alerts that some Rohingyas are linked with terror. These groups are active in Jammu, Delhi, Mewat and Hyderabad, the centre further stated. The next date of hearing is on Monday.

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How Centre bungled on the affidavit on Rohingya Muslims in SC

rohingyaThere was a great deal of confusion on whether the Centre filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court on the Rohingya Muslim issue or not. As per the submission of the Centre on a plea against deportation, it was said that the Rohingyas posed a security threat and could be lured by the Islamic State.

Please treat us with dignity, we are not terrorists say Rohingyas in SC

rohingyaPlease treat us with dignity, we are not terrorists said a plea filed by nearly 7,000 Rohingya Muslims living in 23 settlements across Jammu. There is not a single case of terrorism against us, the plea also stated.

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Meteoric rise in income of MPs: IT files report in sealed cover at SC

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The Income Tax department has filed a report in the Supreme Court containing the names of those MPs and MLAs whose assets have increased disproportionately.

SC bars Karti Chidambaram from traveling abroad until further orders

kartichidambaramKarti Chidambaram, son of former union minister, P Chidambaram cannot travel abroad. The Supreme Court said that it would hear the matter and pass orders at 2 pm on September 18. The Central Bureau of Investigation has alleged that Karti Chidambaram took service charges for getting FIPB clearance when his father P Chidambaram was the union finance minister.

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SC directs Jaypee associates to deposit Rs 2,000 crore

jaypeeThe Supreme Court on Monday directed the real estate firm Jaypee associates to deposit Rs 2,000 crore by October 27 with its registry and asked the NCLT- appointed interim resolution professional (IRP) to take over its management and work out a plan to protect the interests of homebuyers and creditors.

The court, in effect, allowed the insolvency proceedings against Jaypee Infratech to continue but stayed the proceedings initiated against it in other fora like the Consumer Commission.It also restrained the Managing Director and Directors of Jaypee Infratech, a sister company of Jaypee associates, from travelling abroad without its prior permission.

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Discrimination in promotion: 100 Army officers move SC

supremeAt least 100 lieutenant colonels have moved the Supreme Court challenging the discrimination in the promotion of officers of the services corps.

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