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Biggest test for Aadhaar today

Biggest test for Aadhaar today

Jan 17,2018 , 02:47 AM IST | National
A Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra will begin hearing the petitions against Aadhaar on Wednesday. In August, a nine-judge Constitution Bench headed by then CJI JS Khehar
SC adjourns matter on ex-chief ministers bungalow issue

SC adjourns matter on ex-chief ministers bungalow issue

Jan 16,2018 , 02:35 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned the matter pertaining to allotment of bungalows to former chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh for tomorrow.
Ambati Rambabu demands action against TDP leaders involved in cockfights

Ambati Rambabu demands action against TDP leaders involved in cockfights

Jan 16,2018 , 01:02 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
YSR Congress Party senior leader Ambati Rambabu criticised the Andhra Pradesh government over their negligence in following the Supreme Court guidelines by organizing cockfights.
Crisis in Supreme Court seems to be unresolved: Attorney General KK Venugopal

Crisis in Supreme Court seems to be unresolved: Attorney General KK Venugopal

Jan 16,2018 , 11:03 AM IST | National
Attorney General KK Venugopal on Tuesday said the crisis in the Supreme Court seems to be unresolved and hoped it will be "fully settled" in a couple of days, remarks that come a day after he stated that everything was settledin the higher judiciary.
Four senior-most Supreme Court judges, who had raised issue of assignment of cases, attend court, take up work

Four senior-most Supreme Court judges, who had raised issue of assignment of cases, attend court, take up work

Jan 15,2018 , 12:12 PM IST | National
Four senior-most Supreme Court judges, who had held an unprecedented press conference and raised issue of assignment of cases, on Monday attended court and took up routine work.
SC crisis: BCI delegation meets SC judges

SC crisis: BCI delegation meets SC judges

Jan 14,2018 , 12:41 PM IST | National
A Bar Council of India delegation led by its chairman Manan Kumar Mishra is meeting Supreme Court judges today to discuss the unprecedented crisis that has hit the judiciary.
CJ Misra to meet rebel J4 today to resolve crisis

CJ Misra to meet rebel J4 today to resolve crisis

Jan 14,2018 , 03:22 AM IST | National
As the crisis triggered by the revolt of four Supreme Court judges lingered, Chief Justice Dipak Misra and the rebel judges may meet on Sunday to resolve the problems raked up by them as two of the dissenting judges on Saturday sought to play down the issue.
SC judges against CJI: Stood up for justice and judiciary, says Justice Kurian Joseph

SC judges against CJI: Stood up for justice and judiciary, says Justice Kurian Joseph

Jan 13,2018 , 05:25 PM IST | National
Justice Kurian Joseph, one of the four senior Supreme Court judges who virtually revolted against the country's chief justice over "selective" case allocation and certain
SC judges against CJI: President Kovind should intervene if judges can't resolve issue, says Stalin

SC judges against CJI: President Kovind should intervene if judges can't resolve issue, says Stalin

Jan 13,2018 , 05:22 PM IST | National
President Ram Nath Kovind should intervene in the issue involving judges of the Supreme Court in case they themselves could not resolve it, DMK working president M K Stalin said today.
SC judges' presser against CJI 'disturbing': Shiv Sena

SC judges' presser against CJI 'disturbing': Shiv Sena

Jan 13,2018 , 05:16 PM IST | National
The Shiv Sena on Saturday said one should try to understand the reason behind the mutiny of four senior-most judges of the Supreme Court against the Chief Justice of India (CJI).
Constitution Bench

Constitution Bench

Jan 13,2018 , 04:07 AM IST | Hans Classroom
In that decision [on Karnan] (referred to in R.P. Luthra), two of us observed that there is a need to revisit the process of appointment of judges and to set up a mechanism for corrective measures other than impeachment. No observation was made by any of the seven learned judges with regard to the Memorandum of Procedure.
Democracy at stake

Democracy at stake

Jan 13,2018 , 02:39 AM IST | Telangana
Warning that democracy is at stake, four senior judges of the Supreme Court on Friday mounted a virtual revolt against the country's Chief Justice, raising questions on ‘selective’ case allocation and certain judicial orders, sending shockwaves across the judiciary and polity.
No third party required to resolve judiciary issue: Government sources

No third party required to resolve judiciary issue: Government sources

Jan 12,2018 , 07:48 PM IST | National
The Centre on Friday refused to intervene in the ongoing tussle between Supreme Court judges.
SC judges against CJI: Hope we get to truth of Judge Loya's death, says Yashwant Sinha

SC judges against CJI: Hope we get to truth of Judge Loya's death, says Yashwant Sinha

Jan 12,2018 , 05:44 PM IST | National
Former finance minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday said that he 'stands firmly' with the four sitting judges of the Supreme Court, who went public with complaints against the Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra.
Irreparable damage to judiciary: Santosh Hegde on SC crisis

Irreparable damage to judiciary: Santosh Hegde on SC crisis

Jan 12,2018 , 05:09 PM IST | National
Expressing deep anguish over four Supreme Court judges going public on issues related to the apex court, former Solicitor General of India N Santosh Hegde on Friday said he was "devastated" by their action which has caused "irreparable" damage to the institution.
SC says issue of death of Judge Loya serious, seeks response from Maha govt

SC says issue of death of Judge Loya serious, seeks response from Maha govt

Jan 12,2018 , 04:55 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court today termed as a "serious matter" the issue of alleged mysterious death of special CBI judge BH Loya, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh
Four senior Supreme Court judges say situation in SC 'not in order'

Four senior Supreme Court judges say situation in SC 'not in order'

Jan 12,2018 , 03:57 PM IST | National
In an unprecedented move, four senior-most judges of the Supreme Court today called a press conference and said that the situation in the top court was "not in order" and many "less than desirable" things have taken place.
Supreme Court asks petitioner locus for seeking re-probe into Mahatma Gandhi's assassination

Supreme Court asks petitioner locus for seeking re-probe into Mahatma Gandhi's assassination

Jan 12,2018 , 03:52 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court today posed searching questions to a petitioner seeking re-investigation in the assassination case of Mahatma Gandhi and asked him to satisfy it on aspects of delay and his locus to raise the issue.
Issues raised by SC judges 'internal matter of judiciary': Govt sources

Issues raised by SC judges 'internal matter of judiciary': Govt sources

Jan 12,2018 , 03:23 PM IST | National
The issues raised by the four senior Supreme Court judges in the unprecedented press conference on Friday are an "internal" matter of the judiciary, highly placed sources said, indicating that the government is unlikely to interfere.
Equity indices slip from day's high on sudden sell-off

Equity indices slip from day's high on sudden sell-off

Jan 12,2018 , 01:17 PM IST | Business
Key Indian equity indices, which opened at fresh levels on Friday, slipped during the mid-afternoon trade session with heavy selling pressure in almost all the sectoral indices.
India's democracy is in danger, says SC Judge J Chelameswar

India's democracy is in danger, says SC Judge J Chelameswar

Jan 12,2018 , 01:08 PM IST | National
In an unprecedented move, Justice J Chelameswar and three other judges of the Supreme Court held a press conference in New Delhi on Friday where they spoke against the Chief Justice of India, saying that events in the Supreme Court left them with no choice but to address the nation. 
Collegium clears Indu Malhotra, KM Joseph as judges of SC

Collegium clears Indu Malhotra, KM Joseph as judges of SC

Jan 11,2018 , 06:23 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court collegium has recommended the name of senior advocate Indu Malhotra as the first woman lawyer to be directly appointed as a judge of the apex court, sources said today.
Mullaperiyar dam: SC asks Centre, TN, Kerala to set up panels

Mullaperiyar dam: SC asks Centre, TN, Kerala to set up panels

Jan 11,2018 , 03:12 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Centre and the Tamil Nadu and Kerala governments to set up three separate committees to exclusively deal with any "unpredictable" disaster that may occur at the site of the over 180-year-old Mullaperiyar dam.
Mullaperiyar dam: SC asks Centre, TN, Kerala to set up panels

Mullaperiyar dam: SC asks Centre, TN, Kerala to set up panels

Jan 11,2018 , 03:12 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Centre and the Tamil Nadu and Kerala governments to set up three separate committees to exclusively deal with any "unpredictable" disaster that may occur at the site of the over 180-year-old Mullaperiyar dam.
Supreme Court to hear plea for probe into judge BH Loya’s death

Supreme Court to hear plea for probe into judge BH Loya’s death

Jan 11,2018 , 02:25 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court, on Friday, will hear a plea seeking an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge BH Loya, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case.
SC to hear plea for probe into judge BH Loya's death

SC to hear plea for probe into judge BH Loya's death

Jan 11,2018 , 12:50 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court will tomorrow hear a plea seeking an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge BH Loya, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case.
Supreme Court issues notice to Centre over school prayer in KVs

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre over school prayer in KVs

Jan 10,2018 , 03:09 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Central Government after hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) which alleged that school prayers in Kendriya Vidyalayas propagated Hinduism and they should not be allowed as they are run by the Centre.
Deposit money as directed, Tihar is not far: SC to Jaypee

Deposit money as directed, Tihar is not far: SC to Jaypee

Jan 10,2018 , 01:52 PM IST | National
The Supreme Court on Wednesday told Jaypee Associates to deposit Rs 125 crore as directed failing which it would be held in contempt of court and could land in Tihar Jail.
National anthem not a must in cinema halls: Supreme Court

National anthem not a must in cinema halls: Supreme Court

Jan 10,2018 , 01:39 AM IST | National
Recalling a 2016 order, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said playing the national anthem in cinema halls was not mandatory. The Union government had asked the apex court to make the move optional till the panel decides a course on the move. 
Denial of education led to inequality in society

Denial of education led to inequality in society

Jan 09,2018 , 11:59 PM IST | Hans
Historically the denial of access to education was the key factor in formation of hierarchical society in the country that denied humanity to those excluded

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