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‘Forbid use of religion for wooing voters’

Every appeal for votes in the name of religion whether it is by the candidate, his agent, the party or by anyone should be forbidden to protect democracy and ensure purity in the election process, arg

27 Oct 2016 1:05 AM

Supreme Court hands Vijay Mallya a second chance

The Supreme Court on Tuesday prima facie found that liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who owed over Rs 9,000 crores to the banks had not made full disclosure of his assets and liabilities as directed by it i

26 Oct 2016 2:32 AM

Supreme Court: Won’t go into meaning of Hindutva

The Supreme Court clarified that it is not going into the larger debate as to what is Hindutva or what is its meaning and it will confine the scope only whether religion can be used to garner votes in

26 Oct 2016 1:55 AM

Haji Ali dargah to give complete access to women

In a victory for women’s rights, Mumbai’s Haji Ali Dargah Trust on Monday informed the Supreme Court that it will allow entry of women inside the inner sanctum sanctorum on par with men.

25 Oct 2016 4:39 AM

Vilification of judges not fair criticism but contempt: Supreme Court

Vilification of judges and the judiciary will lead to destruction of the justice delivery system and will not come within the ambit of fair criticism, the Supreme Court has held.

23 Oct 2016 12:18 AM


Supreme Court to hear plea seeking action on cow vigilantism

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to examine a writ petition filed by Congress leader, columnist and model Tahseen Poonawala to take immediate and appropriate actions against the vigilantes in the ga

22 Oct 2016 2:09 AM

Start talks with Maoists: Supreme Court to Centre, Chhattisgarh

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre and the Chhattisgarh government to initiate peace talks to end Maoist violence in Chhattisgarh.

22 Oct 2016 1:51 AM

Supreme Court extends sahara boss Subrata Roy’s parole

In a relief to Sahara group chief Subrata Roy, the Supreme Court on Friday extended his parole till November 28 taking note of the deposit of Rs 200 crores made by him with Sebi as a condition precede

22 Oct 2016 12:22 AM

Supreme Court pulls financial plug

The Supreme Court on Friday rapped the BCCI president Anurag Thakur for trying to create a record in order to question the legitimacy of the recommendation of the Lodha Committee for the appointment o

21 Oct 2016 11:42 PM

Religion should not enter polls arena, says Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday made it clear that seeking votes in the name of religion should not be allowed in the secular arena of elections.

21 Oct 2016 3:55 AM


No mobile tower radiation proof, Centre tells Supreme Court

There is no conclusive evidence to prove that radiation from mobile towers was harmful to health, the government told the Supreme Court on Wednesday.

21 Oct 2016 1:37 AM

Supreme Court: Builders cannot delay delivery of flats to buyers

The Supreme Court has held that a property developer cannot delay the grant of possession of flats to the buyers beyond the period of contract and if there is a delay, the buyers are entitled for refu

20 Oct 2016 2:52 AM

Supreme Court defers hearing of BCCI’s review petition

The Supreme Court on Tuesday deferred its hearing of the petition filed by the BCCI seeking review of the July 18 verdict directing implementation of the Justice R.M.

19 Oct 2016 7:07 AM

Supreme Court starts hearing in ‘Hindutva’ case

Hearing began on Tuesday before a seven-judge bench of the Supreme Court to consider whether seeking of votes in the name of religion will amount to a corrupt practice under the Representation of the

19 Oct 2016 7:06 AM

Farmers suffering in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Cauvery team tells Supreme Court

A technical team on the Cauvery water dispute has told the Supreme Court that Karnataka and Tamil Nadu saw 50 per cent deficit rainfall, and farmers in both states were suffering due to insufficient w

18 Oct 2016 7:14 AM


Supreme Court to Katju: Show us how we erred on murder verdict

In an unprecedented move, the Supreme Court on Monday took suo motu cognisance of a blog by former apex court judge Markandey Katju over the Soumya murder case, and asked him to appear in court for a

18 Oct 2016 3:09 AM

BCCI gets time from Supreme Court to put its house in order

The Supreme Court on Monday gave the country’s cash-rich cricket governing body some breathing space when it reserved order relating to the implementation of the Justice Lodha Committee recommended st

18 Oct 2016 2:06 AM

Govt opposes triple talaq, seeks a relook

The Centre opposed in the Supreme Court on Friday the practices of triple talaq and polygamy among Muslims, and favoured a relook, saying women’s dignity and constitutional rights are not negotiable.

08 Oct 2016 7:31 AM

Supreme Court tightens screws on money matters

The Supreme Court on Friday restrained the Board of Control for Cricket in India from releasing Rs.

08 Oct 2016 12:08 AM

BCCI given 1-day ultimatum

With the Board of Control for Cricket in India refusing to provide an undertaking that it will unconditionally implement all the approved recommendations of the Justice Lodha committee, the Supreme Co

07 Oct 2016 12:41 AM