SC questions growing criticism of courts

Criticism of courts is ‘growing and everybody is doing it’, the Supreme Court said while giving three weeks to comic artist Rachita Taneja to file her reply on a plea seeking contempt action for her allegedly objectionable tweets against the judiciary. Continue Reading

90% borrowers didn’t avail moratorium, SBI tells SC

State Bank of India has informed the Supreme Court that 90 per cent of borrowers did not avail the moratorium till 31 August on repayment of loans through EMI. Continue Reading

Supreme Court for impartial inquiry into Telangana encounter

The Supreme Court today said there should be an ‘impartial inquiry’ into the encounter killings of the four men accused in the gangrape and murder of a veterinarian in Telangana. Continue Reading

SC agrees to hear plea of disqualified Karnataka MLAs

The Supreme Court today agreed to hear the plea of 17 disqualified Karnataka MLAs who are seeking to contest by-polls for 15 Assembly seats in the State. Continue Reading