11 MLAs case: SC accepts Tamilnadu’s explanation

The Tamilnadu government informed the Supreme Court that Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal has initiated action on DMK petition alleging he did not act on a plea seeking disqualification of 11 AIADMK lawmakers who voted against Chief Minister E Palaniswami during a 2017 confidence vote. Continue Reading

CAA pleas: SC gives four weeks to Centre to respond

Making it clear it will not pass an order without hearing the Centre, the Supreme Court today gave the government four weeks to respond to petitions challenging the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and said a five-judge Constitution bench will hear the matter. Continue Reading

Ready to prove majority: BJP on SC directing for floor test

The BJP on Tuesday said it respects the Supreme Court’s direction calling for a floor test in the Maharashtra Assembly on Wednesday, and expressed confidence that the party will prove its majority. Continue Reading

SC to pronounce order on Maharashtra govt formation tomorrow

The Supreme Court will give its order on Maharashtra government formation tomorrow, the apex court said while hearing the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress combine’s plea against the governor’s decision to swear in Devendra Fadnavis as Chief Minister. Continue Reading