SC RULING

  • Sahara's statement on SC order to refund investors' money September 1, 2012

    On Friday, the Supreme Court ruled that SEBI has jurisdiction over the OFCDs issued by 2 unlisted Sahara Group companies, raising almost Rs 24,000 crore. The apex court ordered the Sahara companies to refund the outstanding Rs. 24,000 crore. The refund process is to be handled by SEBI and will...
  • Sex, crime in the name of ragging May 16, 2007

    New Delhi: Ragging is banned in schools and colleges. But the horrible practice continues to exist across the college campuses. We were asked to strip, hold the genitals of other male students enact a rape scene, says student (name withheld) of the Delhi University. Victims, who tell they either had...
  • Verdict: Creamy layer and quota October 29, 2006

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court ruling on the creamy layer among the SCs and STs threatens to free the reservation genie once again from the bottle. It could pit politicians against the courts and students against students. Should the creamy layer among the STs, SCs and OBCs be kept out of...