Cooperative Banks to come under the ambit of RBI

To protect the depositors in these financial institutions, the Centre has decided to bring urban and multi-state cooperative banks under the directions of the RBI. The Union Cabinet decided to initiate the move via the Ordinance route in a meeting held on Wednesday. This move is supposed to bring 1482 urban and 58 multi-state cooperative … Continue reading Cooperative Banks to come under the ambit of RBI

SC Tells MP Judge Facing Sexual Harassment Allegations To Move HC

The Supreme Court on Thursday declines to hear a petition filed by a Principal District Judge, Madhya Pradesh seeking directions to quash the show cause notice issued by the High Court to start a fresh disciplinary inquiry against him regarding allegation of sexual harassment at work place A two judge bench of headed comprising of … Continue reading SC Tells MP Judge Facing Sexual Harassment Allegations To Move HC

Need to hold general election amid pandemic: Singapore

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced Tuesday that Singapore will hold a general election. Nomination day will be on June 30, and voters will head to the polls on July 10. The current government is at the end of its five-year term, and elections must be held by April 2021 at the latest under … Continue reading Need to hold general election amid pandemic: Singapore

Telangana High Court Directed the State Government and Railways to transport all the remaining stranded migrant workers to their respective destinations.

A Petition was filed in Telangana High Court under Article 226, under the writ of mandamus asking the court to direct the State Government and Railways to help in transportation of migrant workers to their respective home towns. Telangana High Court directed state and railways to facilitate the transportation of the remaining migrant workers stranded … Continue reading Telangana High Court Directed the State Government and Railways to transport all the remaining stranded migrant workers to their respective destinations.

Plea in SC seeking investigation against Congress in connection with 2008 agreement between INC and CPC

A plea has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking directions to the NIA/CBI to investigate the 2008 agreement between the Indian National Congress (INC) and the Communist Party of China (CPC) for exchanging high-level information and for cooperation between them. Plea has been moved by advocate Shashank Shekhar Jha and Editor-in-Chief of Goa Chronicle, … Continue reading Plea in SC seeking investigation against Congress in connection with 2008 agreement between INC and CPC