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Delhi HC refuses to pass directions to Centre to link social media with Aadhaar

The Centre apprised the court that the government is under consideration and also got some suggestions from law commission.

09 Dec 2019 3:56 PM

SC adjourns PIL on direction to allow NRIs to vote through postal, e-ballots

The court was hearing a batch of petitions filed by chairman of London-based Pravasi Bharat organisation, and other NRIs.

26 Jul 2019 2:01 PM

SC refuses to entertain PIL seeking guidelines for frisking during exams

The bench asked advocate Anuja Kapoor who filed the PIL to approach the Delhi HC, if she wants, for any relief in the case.

12 Jul 2019 1:20 PM

SC dismisses PIL to earmark PoK and Gilgit as Lok Sabha seats

The bench imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on former RAW official Ram Kumar Yadav for filing the petition and termed it 'legally untenable'.

01 Jul 2019 11:30 AM

PIL filed in Delhi High Court for enforcement of mental health care law

The plea said the object of the Act is to provide mental health care and services for persons with mental illness.

30 Jun 2019 7:59 PM


PIL filed in Calcutta HC demanding steps against objection of 'Jai Shri Ram' slogans

Advocate Partha Ghosh said chanting of 'Jai Shri Ram' is the fundamental right of an individual.

14 Jun 2019 3:20 PM

Ahead of release, PIL in Delhi HC seeks title change of Salman Khan's 'Bharat'

The movie, which also stars Katrina Kaif, is slated for a release on June 5.

31 May 2019 8:24 AM

HC agrees to hear plea seeking implementation of two-child norm in India

The petition filed by BJP leader before a bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon which allowed it to be listed for hearing on Wednesday.

28 May 2019 4:37 PM

SLP filed in SC to stay release of Vivek Oberoi starrer 'PM Narendra Modi'

The SLP has sought a stay on the release of the movie owing to the upcoming elections.

04 Apr 2019 8:12 AM

Kerala HC initiates contempt proceedings against Youth Cong leaders for flash hartal

A state-wide dawn-to-dusk hartal was called past midnight by the Youth Congress leadership through social media.

18 Feb 2019 6:20 PM


Interim Budget 2019: SC dismisses PIL, says no constitutional provision

Sharma in his PIL said that there was provision for only a full annual Budget and a vote-on-account under the Constitution.

18 Feb 2019 2:47 PM

‘We will examine the issue’: SC bench on 10 per cent reservation

The petitions say that the 10pc reservation takes the total count of reservation above 50pc, which was decided by the SC itself in 2006.

25 Jan 2019 11:59 AM

SC declines urgent hearing of PIL seeking voter ID, Aadhaar linking

Advocate and BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay filed the PIL for urgent hearing.

07 Jan 2019 7:59 PM

Reveal pricing, strategic details of Rafale aircraft in 10 days: SC to Centre

SC asked Centre to disclose information of jet deal which can be legitimately put in public domain.

31 Oct 2018 11:08 AM

PIL in Delhi High Court against daily change in fuel prices

A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V K Rao, which allowed it to be listed for hearing on Wednesday.

11 Sep 2018 3:28 PM


Has PIL become 'political interest litigation', asks Supreme Court judge

Asking lawyers to introspect on this, Justice Mishra also wondered whether the time had come to 'remodulate' the idea of a PIL.

09 Sep 2018 7:48 AM

Supreme Court dismisses plea to make electoral offences cognisable

'Heard and dismissed,' said the bench also comprising justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud.

27 Aug 2018 1:46 PM

Refrain from making comments on PILs: Centre to Supreme Court

The exchanges between SC and AG occurred when bench was hearing matter relating to conditions prevailing in 1,382 prisons across country.

08 Aug 2018 9:01 PM

Don't bring up issues of rebel judges' press conference, says SC

'We are not going to go into it,' the bench said against a PIL challenging the roster system and powers of the CJI to allocate cases.

14 Apr 2018 10:55 AM

SC penalty on govt shows its callousness: Manoj Tiwari

But the Kejriwal-led Delhi government has let down the city traders again on Monday by not submitting any blue print.

27 Mar 2018 3:26 AM