MP HC admits plea against Sachin’s Bharat Ratna

The Madhya Pradesh High Court has admitted a petition seeking stripping of the Bharat Ratna awarded to cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar for allegedly using the “fame” of the honour in “earning money by endorsing commercial products.” A high court bench comprising Chief Justice A M Khanwilkar and Justice K K Trivedi yesterday issued a directive […]

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Delhi High Court dismisses PIL against Sachin’s nomination to RS

A PIL challenging cricketer Sachin Tendulkar’s nomination to the Rajya Sabha has been dismissed by the Delhi High Court. According to division bench of Chief Justice D Murugesan and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw, “The petition is dismissed” Earlier, Additional Solicitor General Rajeev Mehra, who appeared on behalf of the Centre, had said that Tendulkar’s nomination […]

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