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Supreme Court (SC)

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Fair criticism of court pronouncements is a democratic right but turning to the judge is not

25 May 2022 7:09 AM

SC refuses to stay Gyanvapi mosque survey

The top court, however, agreed to consider listing the plea of a Muslim party against the survey of the Gyanvapi premises

14 May 2022 9:17 AM

SC suspends sedition law; Centre and states told not to file fresh FIRs

SC ordered the Centre to issue a directive to all state governments and Union territories to prevent any misuse of the law in question

11 May 2022 12:05 PM

Supreme Court warns against misuse of order to get Covid-19 ex-gratia compensation

A bench headed by Justice MR Shah expressed serious concerns at fake certificates being issued by doctors

07 Mar 2022 1:39 PM

Supreme Court adjourns Vijay Mallya's contempt case hearing for next week

The matter was listed before the bench of Justices UU Lalit, S Ravindra Bhat and PS Narasimha

03 Mar 2022 5:03 PM


Supreme Court refuses to cancel offline board exams for classes 10, 12

The bench observed that such petition creates 'false hope' and 'confusion' all over

23 Feb 2022 3:04 PM

'Ram Sethu' national heritage monument plea: Supreme Court hearing on March 9

Ram Sethu is a chain of limestone shoals between Pamban Island off the south-eastern coast of Tamil Nadu, and Sri Lanka's Mannar Island

23 Feb 2022 12:37 PM

Supreme Court refuses to postpone GATE examination scheduled for February 5

The bench said that it is a matter of academic policy as to when the examination should be held and the court cannot enter this arena

03 Feb 2022 12:08 PM

Promotions: SC not to dilute quota rule

Apex court asks states to gather data on representation

28 Jan 2022 1:28 PM

Promise of freebies in polls a 'serious issue', asserts SC

Court gives Centre, election panel four weeks to reply

25 Jan 2022 1:05 PM


SC appoints five-member panel to probe security breach during PM's visit to Punjab

The committee will be headed by former Supreme Court judge Indu Malhotra

12 Jan 2022 11:25 AM

Security breach: Supreme Court stays ongoing inquiries, proposes to set up panel

The top court was hearing the plea of an organisation seeking thorough investigation into security breach to PM Modi's convoy in Punjab

10 Jan 2022 1:00 PM

Child should not be made to suffer due to husband-wife dispute: Supreme Court

The liability and responsibility of the father to maintain the child continues till they attain the age of majority, the bench said

30 Dec 2021 2:47 PM

Bhima case: SC to consider listing NIA's plea against bail granted to Sudha Bharadwaj

Bharadwaj is the first among 16 activists and academicians arrested in the case to have been granted default bail

06 Dec 2021 1:14 PM

SC to Centre, Delhi, UP: Enforce measures to check air pollution

Centre informed the SC that an Enforcement Task Force had been formed to enforce compliance with the measures laid down to curb pollution

04 Dec 2021 7:37 AM


SC protects Param Bir Singh from arrest, directs him to co-operate with investigation

'Matter has become curiouser and curiouser in the battle between the then Home Minister and the then Police Commissioner,' said the SC

23 Nov 2021 12:57 AM

SC raps 'inertia of babus', asks for harsher steps

CJI said that the bureaucratic approach is, 'We don’t do anything, let court pass orders and we will put our signatures and forward them'

18 Nov 2021 1:11 AM

Lakhimpur violence: SC appoints ex-judge Rakesh Kumar Jain to monitor SIT probe

Shiradkar, an IPS officer of 1993 batch from Maharashtra and presently serving as ADG Intelligence in Uttar Pradesh, will head the SIT

18 Nov 2021 12:51 AM

Supreme Court to name ex-HC judge to monitor Lakhimpur Kheri violence probe

Justice Kant said that prima facie the investigation into the case relating to the killing of farmers was to protect 'an accused'

08 Nov 2021 1:00 PM

SC set aside Calcutta HC order, says no to blanket ban on firecrackers

Court directed the West Bengal government to strengthen the checking of firecrackers coming from other states at the state’s entry point

02 Nov 2021 8:48 AM