Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 | Last Update : 12:54 AM IST

J. Venkatesan

Second top law officer quits, says reason is ‘personal’

There was speculation a few months ago that the Supreme Court collegium was considering his name as a judge of the highest court.

21 Oct 2017 3:20 AM

Supreme Court rejects PIL to ban Kancha Ilaiah book

Suffice it to say that when an author writes a book, it is his or her right of expression.

15 Oct 2017 12:29 AM

Supreme Court refuses Diwali relief to traders

Pained that communal colour given to firecracker ban, says top court.

14 Oct 2017 3:40 AM

Be sensitive to plight of Rohingya Muslims, SC tells Centre

The Centre must play a big role and strike a balance between human rights and national security interests, it said. 

14 Oct 2017 1:57 AM

Uber, Ola accountable if women harassed?

Jaising pointed out that Uber was banned in London after it refused to subject to court jurisdiction.

13 Oct 2017 1:58 AM

Supreme Court to hear traders’ plea on October 13

The traders told the court that they have invested a huge amount of money after their licences were revived and the ban order would cause huge losses.

12 Oct 2017 2:00 AM

Govt tells Supreme Court it plans law on euthanasia

Passive euthanasia was legalised by the Supreme Court in 2011 when it laid down guidelines for it.

11 Oct 2017 12:57 AM

Supreme Court bans firecrackers till November 1

Asks Delhi govt to suspend all temporary licences granted to traders.

10 Oct 2017 1:23 AM

Supreme Court to look into plea on freebies

To examine if distribution during polls falls under welfare schemes.

08 Oct 2017 12:54 AM

Supreme Court collegium to share details of judges’ postings

The collegium system of “judges appointing judges” had been criticised by the government while calling for greater transparency and accountability.

07 Oct 2017 1:20 AM