The Supreme Court on Friday admitted an appeal filed by the Gujarat government against a judgment of the Gujarat high court quashing the 10 per cent quota ordinance for economically weaker sections in
10 Sep 2016 3:17 AM
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay a Delhi high court judgment declaring Delhi a Union Territory and lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung as its administrative head with all decisions requiring hi
10 Sep 2016 2:22 AM
Observing that it is a serious concern, the Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear on September 14 a public interest litigation for a direction to the Centre and the J&K government to immediately st
09 Sep 2016 6:28 AM
The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed Gujarat to delete 10,935 hectares of land from “reserve forest area” to enable the state to carry out activities which are now prohibited in the reserved area.
09 Sep 2016 4:31 AM
In a significant order towards transparency and ensuring the rights of the accused, the Supreme Court on Wednesday directed all the states and Union Territories to upload a copy of first information r
08 Sep 2016 7:00 AM
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) cannot be given powers to investigate alleged excesses committed by armed forces in areas of “Line of Control” (LoC) whether it is in Manipur, J&K or other
08 Sep 2016 12:33 AM
The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to interfere with an order passed by the apex court-appointed oversight committee (OC) led by former Chief Justice of India R.M.
07 Sep 2016 6:10 AM
The All India Muslim Personal Law Board on Friday justified the “triple talaq” form of divorce in the Supreme Court while cautioning the apex court from interfering with personal laws under the guise
03 Sep 2016 7:15 AM
The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Maharashtra government and the Centre and sought their replies on a batch of petitions against the May 6 order of the Bombay high court upholding the b
03 Sep 2016 2:08 AM
The Supreme Court on Friday allowed the Kejriwal government to withdraw its suit against the Centre raising federal disputes after it was pointed out that several issues raised in the suit had been ad
03 Sep 2016 1:32 AM
An advocate and social activist has moved the Supreme Court on Thursday for a direction to debar the convicted persons from electoral politics for life, which he said is necessary to curb the corrupti
02 Sep 2016 1:21 AM
Money cannot be thrown at women in Maharashtra’s dance bars, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday, stressing, “It is against the dignity of women, culture, and decency.” However, it was on this point alo
31 Aug 2016 2:57 AM
The Supreme Court on Friday observed that if Islam allows four wives, then the husband can marry a second time even without talaq.
27 Aug 2016 6:46 AM
Contending that the “collegium” system has only promoted favouritism in the judiciary, a PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court by National Lawyers’ Campaign for Judicial Transparency and Reforms, Mu
26 Aug 2016 1:49 AM
The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused the plea for increasing the height of ‘Dahi Handi’ (human pyramids) during the Janmashtami festival in Maharashtra over and above 20 ft as it will be scary to do
25 Aug 2016 2:43 AM
The Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted the submissions made on behalf of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi that he had only blamed the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) people for killing Mahatma
25 Aug 2016 1:10 AM
The Supreme Court on Tuesday decided to hear yet another writ petition on Friday filed by a Muslim woman challenging the triple talaq form of divorce resorted to by her husband.
24 Aug 2016 5:43 AM
The Supreme Court on Monday passed an order that would unite a 10-year-old Polish girl lodged in a boarding school in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, with her UK-based mother four years after she was kidnap
23 Aug 2016 5:32 AM
The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Gujarat government to not make admissions for general category students under the 10 per cent quota for economically weaker sections (EWS) in the state.
23 Aug 2016 12:40 AM
The Supreme Court has reaffirmed its 2014 order that husbands and in-laws should not be arrested automatically in dowry harassment cases filed by wives.
21 Aug 2016 4:30 AM