Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 | Last Update : 10:55 PM IST

J Venkatesan

CJI Dipak Misra hints in favour of decriminalisation of Section 377

Once the court decriminalises Section 377, then the discrimination faced by the LGBT community in employment will vanish, CJI said.

11 Jul 2018 8:37 PM

Either shut Taj Mahal down or protect it: Supreme Court slams Centre

SC further directed Centre to furnish full details of steps taken and action required to be taken for protecting the iconic monument.

11 Jul 2018 7:24 PM

ISRO espionage case: SC reserves verdict on plea for compensation

A three-judge bench while reserving verdict hinted at payment of compensation to Nambi Narayanan.

10 Jul 2018 8:34 PM

Centre seeks ban on female genital mutilation, SC gives nod

FMG is practice prevalent among Dawoodi Bohra religious community of Shia sect, as it is crime and punishable offence.

09 Jul 2018 5:28 PM

SC to begin fresh hearing on LGBTQ's sexual rights on July 10

SC will hear appeals against Delhi HC verdict in 2013 that decriminalised 'any form of sex against order of nature'.

07 Jul 2018 6:50 PM

SC reiterates CJI’s authority on assigning cases to judges

The CJI, being the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court, is the spokesperson and leader of judiciary.

07 Jul 2018 12:48 AM

Islam will fall if prayers in mosque not recognised, SC told

Islam is congregational religion and will 'collapse' if prayers in mosque is not recognised, argued senior counsel Rajeev Dhavan in SC.

06 Jul 2018 7:10 PM

NGT refuses to stay Sterlite closure order

Thirteen civilians were killed in clashes with the police during the protest and over 200 others were maimed for life.

06 Jul 2018 1:19 AM

SC asks Puri Jagannath temple to allow visitors irrespective of religion

SC asks Puri Jagannath temple to consider allowing visitors of all faiths to offer respects and make offerings.

05 Jul 2018 9:00 PM

Big victory for Arvind Kejriwal as SC clips L-G’s wings

Delhi cannot be accorded the status of a state. Status of Delhi L-G is not that of a governor of a state.

05 Jul 2018 2:10 AM