Ayodhya: SC allows Muslim parties to bring on its record written note

The Supreme Court today allowed Muslim parties, including UP Sunni Wakf Board, to file their written note in the decades-old Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case, in which they have submitted that the verdict will have “consequences” for the future polity of the country.
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SC concludes hearing in Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute

The Supreme Court today concluded hearing in the politically sensitive case of Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute in Ayodhya and reserved the judgement. Continue Reading

Justice Bhat recuses himself from hearing Gautam Navlakha’s plea

Justice S Ravindra Bhat today became the fifth apex court judge to recuse himself from hearing a plea filed by civil rights activist Gautam Navlakha, who has challenged the Bombay High Court order refusing to quash an FIR lodged against him in the Koregaon Bhima violence case. Continue Reading

CJI Gogoi recuses from hearing Gautam Navlakha’s plea

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi today recused himself from hearing a plea filed by civil rights activist Gautam Navlakha Continue Reading

Live streaming of Ayodhya case possible? SC asks Registry

The Supreme Court asked its Registry today to inform it whether live streaming of the ongoing hearing in the Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri masjid land dispute case was possible. Continue Reading

Karnataka rebel MLAs say they we will not attend Assembly

“We are happy with the decision of the Honourable Supreme Court, we honour it,” rebel Congress MLA B C Patil said in a video released to the media, a day ahead of the trial of strength in the Karnataka Assembly. Continue Reading

Ayodhya: SC seeks status report on mediation proceedings

The Supreme Court today sought a fresh status report on the ongoing mediation proceedings in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid Ayodhya land dispute case within a week and made it clear that if the vexatious issue was not resolved amicably, it would hear the matter on a day-to-day basis from 25 July. Continue Reading

CJI gets clean chit in sexual harassment allegations

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi Monday got a clean chit from the Supreme Court’s In-House Inquiry Committee which “has found no substance” in the allegations of sexual harassment levelled against him by a former woman employee of the apex court. Continue Reading