Ayodhya: SC takes note of Sunni Waqf Board lawyer’s plea

The Supreme Court today took note of the submission of a lawyer, representing Muslim parties in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case, that he has been receiving threat messages for appearing in the matter. Continue Reading

SC turns down Chidambaram’s plea; ED issues fresh lookout notice

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, who is facing threat of arrest in the INX Media case, today failed to get any immediate relief from a Supreme Court bench which said his petition will be put before the Chief Justice of India for considering urgent listing. Continue Reading

Pennar dam issue: SC to hear TN’s case against Karnataka next week

The Tamilnadu government has approached the Supreme Court to put a halt on Karnataka government’s plans to construct a dam across river Pennar. Continue Reading

Karnataka crisis: Rebel MLAs file petition in SC

Karnataka rebel Congress and JD(S) leaders who have resigned from Assembly, move Supreme Court accusing the Speaker of abandoning his constitutional duty and deliberately delaying acceptance of their resignations. Supreme Court will hear the matter tomorrow. Continue Reading

Mullaiperiyar: TN goes to SC against Kerala

Tamilnadu government has filed a contempt of court case against Kerala in the Supreme Court on the grounds that the neighbourhing State has violated the verdict restricting the construction of any permanent structure near the Mullaiperiyar Dam area. Continue Reading

Rafale remarks: Rahul tenders unconditional apology to SC

Congress president Rahul Gandhi today filed a fresh affidavit in the Supreme Court, tendering an ‘unconditional apology’ to the apex court for attributing ‘chowkidar chor hai’ remark on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the SC in Rafale case. Continue Reading

SC stays proceedings of Jaya death probe

The hospital had moved the Supreme Court against the commission stating that it lacked medical expertise to understand the case. It wanted the setting up of a committee comprising experts from 21 medical departments to get to the bottom of the case. Continue Reading

CJI sexual harassment case: SC ‘anguished’ with way judiciary being treated

The Supreme Court today expressed anguish over the ‘systematic attack’ on the judiciary and said time has come to tell the rich and powerful of this country that they are ‘playing with fire’ and this must stop. Continue Reading

2019 elections: SC takes serious note of hate speeches

The Supreme Court today took note of the alleged hate speeches made by BSP supremo Mayawati and UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during poll campaign and sought to know from the Election Commission the action initiated against them so far. Continue Reading