Government Policy

  • SC agrees to examine drug pricing policy framed by government 06-08-2013 02:42 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to examine the new national pharmaceutical pricing policy framed by the government for fixing prices of essential medicines in the country. A bench headed by Justice GS Singhvi asked the Centre to file its response on a petition challenging the policy and...
  • CJI cautions against comments on constitutional authorities 08-04-2013 05:32 AM

    New Delhi: Chief Justice of India (CJI) Altamas Kabir on Sunday cautioned judges against interfering in the government's policy matters, unless these were in conflict with the statute, and also against making unnecessary comments on constitutional authorities. "Unnecessary comments should not be made...I agree on that," Chief Justice Kabir said...
  • Orissa: surrendering Naxals unhappy with govt 04-01-2011 08:55 AM

    Keonjhar: In the battle against the Naxals, the government's surrender policy seems to be falling flat in Orissa. The naxals who have already surrendered claim their lives have gone from bad to worse. Sabita Munda, a tribal girl from Orissa's Keonjhar district, was 16 when she surrendered before the district...