New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to Jammu and Kashmir's State Accountability Commission (SAC) on an appeal challenging the SAC's suo moto powers to look into complaints against erring public functionaries.
A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice… Read more
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday asked 11 states and a union territory to expedite the process of appointing Lokayukta or Uplokayukta.
A bench of Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice R. Banumathi said that appointment "need not wait and the process (must) be expedited".
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday expressed serious concern over the manner in which Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was being "brazenly mis-utilised" by persons with a personal, political and business agenda.
Observing that PIL has "developed as a powerful tool to… Read more