The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that no additional restrictions can be imposed on the freedom of speech of public functionaries, ministers, MPs and MLAs under Article 19(2) of the Constitution. A five-judge Constitution bench of Justices S Abdul Nazeer, BR Gavai, AS Bopanna, V Ramasubramanian and BV Nagarathna, said that no additional restrictions, other than those prescribed under Article… Continue reading "No additional restrictions against free speech for MPs, MLAs: Supreme Court"
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Tamil Nadu Water Resources Minister Duraimurugan commented on the Supreme Court’s verdict scrapping the 10.5 per cent reservation for Vanniyar community. He pointed out “lack of data” for the scrapping. The minister took a swipe at the AIADMK for implementing the special quota in “haste” in the run up to the elections without proper data and research. He said the special quota… Continue reading "SC scraps 10.5 per cent reservation for Vanniyar due to “lack of data”: Duraimurugan"