The Supreme Court has been informed by the Lakshadweep administration that it has decided to omit meat from the mid-day meal menu of the schools, while adding fruits and dry fruits in its place because inhabitants of the island eat meat regularly at their home, but consume fruits and dry fruits occassionally.
The Supreme Court had asked for a reply from the Centre on an appeal against a judgement of the Kerala High Court, challenging the decision of the Lakshadweep administration.
The Supreme Court directed Supertech builders to immediately release Rs 70 lakh to the Central Building Research Institute (CBRI), which was roped in as a consultant for the structural audit of the company’s 32-storeyed twin towers.
It is imperative to mention that according to the National Broadband Mission, the aim of the government is to provide broadband access to all the villages by 2022 (report of the NITI Aayog Expert Committee on ODR). This will strengthen the digital infrastructure.
The retired Supreme Court judge Justice L Nageswara Rao said on Monday said that while judgment of the Supreme Court upholding provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) by the Supreme Court judgment might be dubbed as a setback to personal liberty,but it does not mean that top court judgements don’t safeguard the individual liberty.
Justice Rao agreed that he might have struck down the law if he was there as a judge but it should not mean that he would criticise the judge w...