Karnataka chaos: SC asks if Speaker has power to challenge its order

Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy alleged in the Supreme Court today that the top court’s order on the resignations of the rebel Congress-JD(S) MLAs was passed without issuing a notice to the State Assembly Speaker. Continue Reading

Ayodhya case: SC sets fresh deadline, grants time till 15 Aug

The Supreme Court today extended till 15 August the time for a panel of mediators, headed by former apex court judge Justice F M I Kalifulla, to explore an amicable solution to the politically sensitive Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute at Ayodhya. Continue Reading

PM biopic: SC refuses to interfere with EC’s order

The Supreme Court today refused to interfere with the Election Commission’s order banning release of the biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi until 19 May. Continue Reading

Watch your tongue

With the Supreme Court deciding to issue contempt notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi even after he expressed regret for his Rafale order comment, it has become clear that politicians can no more escape after talking something false or sensational just for the sake of garnering the attention of the people. Continue Reading

SC refuses to entertain plea alleging bribing in LS polls in TN

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea which alleged that people were being bribed on a massive scale for Lok Sabha polls in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Modi biopic: SC refuses urgent listing on plea seeking stay

The Supreme Court today refused urgent listing of a plea seeking stay on the release of biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Continue Reading

Justice Lalit recuses self from Ayodhya case

Justice U U Lalit, who was part of a Constitution bench to hear the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land title dispute, recused himself on Thursday, prompting the Supreme Court to reschedule the hearing for 29 January before a new bench. Continue Reading