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Supreme Court of India

SC Raps Returning Officer For Defacing Mayor Ballot Paper

The court said it would review on Tuesday the ballot papers of Chandigarh mayoral polls and the entire video-recording of the counting day

20 Feb 2024 1:47 AM

Supreme Court junks electoral bonds over secrecy

Orders disclosure of donors, amount, recipients by March 13; petitioners say it is a big boost to democracy

16 Feb 2024 1:42 AM

Bonds were part of poll reforms: BJP

The BJP sought to downplay the verdict, urging respect for the judiciary and accusing Opposition parties of politicising the issue

16 Feb 2024 12:29 AM

SC rejects plea against CEC, EC appointments; to hear petitions

The Court agreed to examine a batch of petitions challenging the new Act and issued a notice to the Centre

13 Jan 2024 12:41 AM

SC Upholds Decision to Cap Number of Visits by Prisoners' Kin, Counsel

A bench of Justices Bela M Trivedi and Pankaj Mithal said it was not inclined to interfere with the high court order as it a policy decision

10 Jan 2024 3:06 AM


Bilkis Bano case: SC quashes remission granted to 11 convicts

Accusing the Gujarat government of abusing its power, the Supreme Court said that the remission order was without “application of mind”

09 Jan 2024 2:00 AM

AA Edit | Sebi probe must be time-bound

Institutional credibility is paramount in a democracy, whether it is market regulator or the judiciary

04 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Executive powers must be defined in a ‘federal’ India

The Supreme Court, armed with vast powers, must step in and stop constitutional actors from crossing their limits.

19 Dec 2023 12:31 AM

Article 370 Verdict is Historic, Say Modi, Shah

The Union home minister said growth and development have brought new meaning to life in the Valley, which was once torn apart by violence

12 Dec 2023 12:53 AM

Order to scrap J&K’s special status Constitutionally valid: SC

Calls for restoration of statehood; polls by September ’24

12 Dec 2023 12:37 AM


AA Edit | SC tells HCs: Don't sermonise

Desist is the order coming from the highest court now.

11 Dec 2023 12:05 AM

Security Tight for J&K Verdict Tomorrow

The police and other law-enforcing agencies in Ladakh, too, have been put on high alert, reports from Leh and Kargil said

10 Dec 2023 2:38 AM

Dave Writes to CJI on Listing of Cases in SC

The letter, written by Dave, who is a former president of the SCBA, urged the Chief Justice to take immediate corrective measures

07 Dec 2023 12:41 AM

Governor Can't Refer Bills for Presidential Assent Once Withheld: Supreme Court

The bills are related to different departments including law, agriculture and higher education

02 Dec 2023 1:14 AM

Governors Can't Keep Bills Pending Indefinitely: Supreme Court

The top court said federalism and democracy, both parts of the basic structure, are inseparable

25 Nov 2023 2:38 AM


SC to Consider Same-sex Wedding Plea

Multiple petitions have been filed before the top court, seeking a review of the order in the matter

24 Nov 2023 2:14 AM

Centre Defends Amendments to PMLA in SC

The hearing in the matter will resume on Thursday

23 Nov 2023 1:00 AM

Why Bills From 2020 Pending?: SC to TN Governor

The court also took note of the fact that the Tamil Nadu Assembly has re-adopted 10 bills returned by the governor

21 Nov 2023 1:43 AM

SC comes to rescue of US boy, allows distant Indian cousin to donate liver

The top court accorded primacy to saving the life of the child who was admitted to a private hospital in Gurugram for treatment of DBC

15 Nov 2023 2:10 AM

You are playing with fire: SC to Punjab Governor

SC also slams TN Governor over delay in clearing bills

11 Nov 2023 1:00 AM