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The Supreme Court Monday led the Election Commission to increase random checking of VVPAT slips from one booth per assembly segment to five in Lok Sabha polls for better voter confidence and credibility of the electoral process. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, however, did not agree to the appeal of 21 opposition parties …

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed Attorney General KK Venugopal to submit with 10 days the date of meeting of the prime minister-led panel on the appointment of Lokpal and at the same time it turned down advocate Prashant Bhushan’s plea to make public the names proposed by the search committee. Turning down Bhushan’s plea …

The Supreme Court’s direction that no coercive steps, consisting of the arrest of Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar, will take place during the course of an investigation is “our moral victory”, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Tuesday. The Supreme Court Tuesday directed Kumar to create himself available before the CBI and “faithfully” cooperate …

The erstwhile boards of bankrupt companies will now have access to vital documents, consisting proposed resolution plans of the companies they ran, while participating in the meetings of the lenders, the Supreme Court has ruled. The apex court in its cummoned dated January 31 also ruled, however, that in permitting the directors of the company …