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K K Venugopal

‘Manual scavengers work in gas chambers,’ SC slams Centre for pitiable support

In India, manual scavenging was traditionally a role decided by the caste system for members of the Dalit caste.

18 Sep 2019 2:24 PM

SC reserves order on Centre’s plea to drop secret Rafale papers

'Only after we decide the preliminary objection raised by the Centre, we will go into the facts of the case,' said bench.

14 Mar 2019 4:06 PM

'Genuine mistake': Prashant Bhushan admits in SC for tweets on fabricated paper

Attorney General K K Venugopal told the bench that he would like to withdraw his contempt plea filed against Bhushan.

07 Mar 2019 1:53 PM

Flying dangerously: A way of life for test pilots

He later flew the first version of the LCA and the document that was prepared ran into 10,000 pages.

22 Feb 2019 2:13 AM

PM Modi-led panel likely to appoint new CBI Director today

Names of 80 IPS officers were discussed by the committee on that day, although it remained inconclusive on a successor to Alok Verma.

01 Feb 2019 3:27 PM


Rafale deal: SC verdict excellent, clean chit to govt, says Venugopal

'The court has accepted all our arguments,' Attorney General KK Venugopal said.

14 Dec 2018 2:54 PM

People travel thousands of miles, your Lordships dismiss cases: AG to CJI

Attorney General K K Venugopal's protest came before a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi.

12 Nov 2018 9:10 PM

Assam citizenship: SC refuses to extend deadline to publish final NRC

The apex court said that work of verification of around 1 crore citizens in the state should continue without interference from any quarter.

20 Feb 2018 6:57 PM

Mention deadline to link Aadhaar to a/cs, SIMs in texts: SC to Banks, telecos

Currently, the last date to link Aadhaar with bank accounts is December 31 this year while for mobile numbers, it is February 6, 2018.

03 Nov 2017 7:47 PM

SC verdict on Aadhaar due in Nov, Govt extends deadline till Dec 31

Centre informed it will extend till December 31 the deadline to furnish Aaadhar to avail benefits of social welfare schemes.

30 Aug 2017 1:37 PM


KK Venugopal is new attorney-general

A constitutional expert, Mr. Venugopal (86) has appeared in several high-profile and important cases in the Supreme Court .

01 Jul 2017 12:20 AM

KK Venugopal to succeed Mukul Rohatgi as Attorney General of India

A decision to appoint the 86-year-old veteran lawyer as the successor of Rohatgi was discussed before Modi's three-nation visit.

30 Jun 2017 8:51 PM