Supreme Court Asks ICAI To Be Flexible On Chartered Accountant Exam ‘Opt Out’ Option; ICAI To Modify Notification

The bench suggested that the option to ‘opt out’ must be kept open till last exam. The Supreme Court on Monday stressed that the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) should be flexible with the ‘opt-out’ scheme for the CA examinations to be held between July 29 & August 16, considering the COVID-19 pandemicContinue reading “Supreme Court Asks ICAI To Be Flexible On Chartered Accountant Exam ‘Opt Out’ Option; ICAI To Modify Notification”

Supreme Court Dismisses Plea Against Conduct Of Board Exams In Rajasthan- (Sunday Hearing)

The Supreme Court in a special Sunday hearing dismissed a plea challenging the High Court of Rajasthan’s decision of upholding conduct of board examinations for class X and Class XII in the state. A bench comprising Justices AM Khanwilkar, Dinesh Maheshwari & Sanjiv Khanna observed that it did not consider it appropriate to intervene in the saidContinue reading “Supreme Court Dismisses Plea Against Conduct Of Board Exams In Rajasthan- (Sunday Hearing)”

Supreme Court stays FIRs against Nupur Sharma, Ajeet Bharti and other OpIndia editors and writers; issues notice to State of West Bengal

While various other mainstream news outlets also carried articles and news pieces on the concerned subjects, the police registered FIRs only against the petitioners, the plea filed in the Supreme Court states. The Supreme Court today stayed three First Information Reports (FIRs) registered in West Bengal against online publication OpIndia’s editors and writers including NupurContinue reading “Supreme Court stays FIRs against Nupur Sharma, Ajeet Bharti and other OpIndia editors and writers; issues notice to State of West Bengal”

Supreme court Stays Investigation & Coercive Action On Multiple FIRs Against Journalist Amish Devgan Over Remarks On Sufi Saint Moinuddin Chishti

The Supreme Court on Friday stayed investigation and coercive action against News18 anchor Amish Devgan on the multiple FIRs registered against him over his remarks on Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti till the next date of hearing. A vacation bench of Justices AM Khanwilkar,  Dinesh Maheshwari  and Sanjiv Khanna issued notice on his writ petition seeking quashing ofContinue reading “Supreme court Stays Investigation & Coercive Action On Multiple FIRs Against Journalist Amish Devgan Over Remarks On Sufi Saint Moinuddin Chishti”

How are PMC Bank depositors differently circumstanced in comparison to Yes Bank: Delhi HC directs RBI, Centre to explain

The Court was hearing a petition concerning the fate of the deposits made with the PMC Bank. Taking note of their crucial role in the Reconstruction Scheme to revive Yes Bank, the Delhi High Court has directed Reserve Bank of India and Central Government to explain how the depositors of Punjab & Maharashtra Co-operative BankContinue reading “How are PMC Bank depositors differently circumstanced in comparison to Yes Bank: Delhi HC directs RBI, Centre to explain”

SC approves CBSE’s scheme on cancellation of Class 10 and 12 exams, reassessment formula; results out by 15 July, board tells court

The Supreme Court on Friday approved the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) draft notification to cancel the pending Class 10 and Class 12 exams The Supreme Court on Friday approved the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) draft notification to cancel the pending Class 10 and Class 12 exams andĀ gave a go-ahead to itsContinue reading “SC approves CBSE’s scheme on cancellation of Class 10 and 12 exams, reassessment formula; results out by 15 July, board tells court”

CA Exam July 2020: PIL filed in Supreme Court seeking a stay on opt-out scheme

CA Exam : Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court (SC) of India seeking a stay on the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) opt-out scheme for CA Course July 2020 exams. ICAI on 15th June 2020 had given its candidates the option to opt-out of exams scheduled in July / August 2020. CandidatesContinue reading “CA Exam July 2020: PIL filed in Supreme Court seeking a stay on opt-out scheme”