On Haj Subsidy
New Delhi, January 17: The Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) has issued the following statement:
The Union Government has decided to abruptly stop the Haj subsidy for pilgrims’ travel, though the Supreme Court had given a verdict in 2012 that this subsidy should be phased out over a ten year period. The sudden withdrawal of the subsidy seems arbitrary and motivated by other considerations......
on leave today
New Delhi, Jan 17: Justice J Chelameswar, one of the four Supreme Court judges who had openly castigated the functioning of the top court headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, is on leave today as he is unwell, sources said.
It is confirmed that Justice Chelameswar will not hold the court today, said the sources......
Padmaavat producers move SC
against ban by various states
New Delhi, Jan 17: The Supreme Court today agreed to hear the plea of producers of controversial Bollywood movie Padmavaat against the ban imposed on its release by various state governments......Read more