As the hearing on the loan moratorium case began again at the Supreme Court, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, arguing for the petitioner said that after affidavits have already been filed, we want a compound interest waiver on loans under Rs 2 cr.
Justice Arun Mishra, on his last day as a Supreme Court judge, sat with Chief Justice S.A. Bobde today in Court 1. This is a tradition. Attorney General K.K. Venugopal and Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said Justice Mishra will be missed dearly.
During the hearing on pleas seeking investigation into police brutalities on Jamia Students, the Additional Solicitor General Aman Lekhi, the police counsel, said that Delhi Police’s action was justified and at par with the threat to life faced by the police.
The Supreme Court today (July 16) sought reply from the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir administration in a contempt plea over the non-constitution of a special committee to review the ban on 4G speed internet in Jammu and Kashmir.
The Solicitor General of India, Mr Tushar Mehta has informed during the hearing of Suo Motu Petition for Migrant Labourers in Supreme Court that “No deaths have taken place due to non-supply of water, food or medicine”.
The Delhi High Court bench while hearing the petition filed highlighting the recent incidents of children committing suicides, or going into depression refused to entertain a PIL seeking formulation of policy protecting children from online game addiction.