Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 | Last Update : 03:43 PM IST

J Venkatesan

12 special courts set up in 11 states to try MP, MLA cases

The territorial jurisdiction of these courts would cover the entire state concerned.

12 Sep 2018 5:26 AM

Supreme Court seeks report by judge in Babri Masjid demolition case

The court had said in the present case, crimes, which shake the secular fabric of the Constitution, had allegedly been committed almost 25 years ago.

11 Sep 2018 12:06 AM

‘Would have been hard for Centre to justify continuance of Sec. 377’

It is only a physiological variation that occurs in a very small percentage of the population, says Arvind Datar.

09 Sep 2018 7:07 AM

Supreme Court refuses to stay SC/ST Act ammendments

They argued that they are challenging the validity of Section 18 A of the Act.

08 Sep 2018 12:55 AM

Supreme Court asks Tamil Nadu government to decide on mercy plea

In its response the CBI said the role of Perarivalan in the conspiracy to kill Rajiv Gandhi was clearly established.

07 Sep 2018 6:17 AM

Gay sex not a crime in India: Supreme Court decriminalises Section 377

Strikes down parts of Section 377, which criminalised consensual homosexual acts.

07 Sep 2018 2:18 AM

Supreme Court allows fresh NRC claim with new documents

Attorney General K.K. Venugopal submitted that the Government of India is interested in the full report.

06 Sep 2018 1:48 AM

Activists held over violence, not for dissent: Maha cops tell SC

The state clarified that it was committed to the protection of the fundamental rights of every citizen.

06 Sep 2018 1:41 AM

SC quashes Purohit plea for SIT probe into arrest

Six people were killed and nearly 100 injured when a bomb strapped to a motorcycle went off at Malegaon on September 29, 2008.

05 Sep 2018 1:55 AM

No dowry case can be filed after divorce, says Supreme Court

As both the trial court and high court had refused to discharge the accused, they approach-ed the Supreme Court.

04 Sep 2018 5:21 AM