A fresh debate on euthanasia began Wednesday with the Supreme Court issuing notices to all states and Union territories seeking their views on whether life support systems can be withdrawn on a termin
The Supreme Court Monday put an interim stay on the execution of two convicts in the gruesome December 16 gangrape-murder case.
‘I won’t compromise on independence of judiciary’
In a major setback to the Kerala government, the Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a law promulgated by it that declared the over 100-year-old Mullaperiyar dam as unsafe and fixed the water level
The top court 71-page verdict of said: “The very power of CBI to enquire and investigate into allegations of bribery and corruption against a certain class of public servants and officials in public u
Taking away a statutory shield from bureaucrats accused of corruption, the Supreme Court on Tuesday held as unconstitutional a legal provision that makes it mandatory for the CBI to seek the Centre’s
The Supreme Court on Friday referred to a Constitution bench the matter on whether the government can remit the sentence of a prisoner whose death penalty has been commuted, while it extended the inte
The Supreme Court bench said: “The issue of such a nature has been raised for the first time in this court, which has wide ramifications in determining the scope of application of power of remission b
Social worker and former NAC member Aruna Roy approached the SC on Monday challenging implementation of the Aadhar scheme on the ground that several citizens without the Unique Identification numbers will be denied basic government services if the scheme is implemented.