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Kerala: Supreme Court allows liquor outlets to operate till Sept 30

Supreme Court of India. Photo: PTI

The Supreme Court on Thursday temporarily halted southern tourism state Kerala's move to ban alcohol, handing bars and hotels a last-minute reprieve on the eve of its controversial introduction.

Respond to allegations about meetings with coal scam accused: SC to CBI chief Ranjit Sinha

CBI director Ranjit Sinha. (Photo: PTI/File)

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked under-fire CBI director Ranjit Sinha to respond to allegations about his meetings with coal scam accused, adding that the allegations aga

UPSC row: Supreme Court refuses to postpone preliminary examination

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The Supreme Court on Saturday rejected a petition seeking stay on the Union Public Services Commission preliminary examination, scheduled on Sunday.

SC defends collegium system: 'Repeated attempts made to defame judiciary'

Chief Justice R M Lodha (Photo: PTI/File)

The Supreme Court came out strongly against repeated attempts and misleading campaign being made to defame the judiciary, saying great damage is being done to democracy.

Supreme Court issues notice to states, Union Territories on legalising passive euthanasia

Aruna Shanbaug's euthanasia plea was rejected by Supreme Court in 2011. Photo: PTI/file

Supreme Court on Wednesday issues notices to all states and Union Territories on legalising passive euthanasia.

Sharia Courts have no legal sanctity, fatwas illegal: Supreme Court

Delhi lawyer Vishwa Lochan Madan filed a petition in Supreme Court challenging the legality of the Shariat Courts. Photo: AP

Disapproving of a Shariat court issuing fatwa and order against a person who is not before it, the Supreme Court today said it has no sanction of law and has no legal status.

Supreme Court refuses to stay appointment of Dalbir Singh Suhag as next Army Chief

 Lieutenant General Dalbir Singh Suhag. Photo: PTI

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the appointment of Lieutenant General Dalbir Singh Suhag as the next Army Chief who is to take over the charge from August 1.

Chief Justice criticises Modi government for 'segregating' Gopal Subramanium

Ex-Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium. Photo: PTI

The controversy over appointment of Gopal Subramanium as judge of the Supreme Court took a new turn on Tuesday with the Chief Justice of India R M Lodha making it clear that segregation of his name wa

Tandoor murder case: SC commutes Sushil Sharma' death penalty to life imprisonment

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New Delhi: In the most sensational 17-year-old tandoor case, the Supreme Court on Tuesday commuted former Congress leader Sushil Sharma's death penalty to life imprisonment. Sharma was accused of mur

Babus to Siddar­amaiah: your Lad is clean

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Bengaluru: In the face of mounting attacks by the opposition BJP against Information and infrastructure Minister Santosh Lad whom they accuse of being involved in illegal mining, Chief Minister Sidda

Foreign funding of NGOs is a topic that never seems to lose currency.

The recent comments of Justice Markandey Katju, a retired Supreme Court judge, in support of the uniform civil code on the ground that the Muslim personal law is “barbaric, backward and unjust” has ra