Articles about Supreme Court Of India

Established on 28th January 1950, Supreme Court of India is the highest authority of judiciary and the guardian of constitution in the country. It is located in Tilak Marg, New Delhi and works on the motto of ‘’Whence law (dharma), thence victory’’. Dipak Misra is the current chief justice of India.

Supreme Court recognizes sex work as a profession

26 May 2022

India
Supreme Court recognizes sex work as a profession

The Supreme Court ruled in a landmark decision that prostitution is a profession and that sex workers are entitled to dignity and equal protection under the law.

Gyanvapi case: Next hearing in Varanasi district court on Monday

26 May 2022

India
Gyanvapi case: Next hearing in Varanasi district court on Monday

Varanasi district court Judge AK Vishvesha, on Thursday, hearing the Gyanvapi Mosque-Shringar Gauri case posted the matter to Monday for the next hearing.

Meet 26-year-old Abhilasha Barak, Indian Army's first woman combat aviator

26 May 2022

India
Meet 26-year-old Abhilasha Barak, Indian Army's first woman combat aviator

Captain Abhilasha Barak (26) became the first woman to join the Army Aviation Corps as a helicopter pilot on Wednesday, 30 years after the forces began inducting women as officers outside the medical stream in 1992.

Gyanvapi case: Varanasi court to hear maintainability plea on Thursday

24 May 2022

India
Gyanvapi case: Varanasi court to hear maintainability plea on Thursday

The Varanasi district court will begin its hearing on the maintainability of the Gyanvapi-Shringar Gauri complex case on Thursday.

Gyanvapi Mosque case: Varanasi court reserves judgment till Tuesday

23 May 2022

India
Gyanvapi Mosque case: Varanasi court reserves judgment till Tuesday

A local court in Varanasi on Monday reserved its judgment on the Gyanvapi Mosque case after hearing the petitions.

SP's Azam Khan says inspector in jail warned of 'encounter'

23 May 2022

Politics
SP's Azam Khan says inspector in jail warned of 'encounter'

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan, who was granted bail by the Supreme Court last week, claimed that an inspector in the Sitapur jail had warned him of his encounter after release.

Tough days ahead for Navjot Singh Sidhu in Patiala jail

21 May 2022

India
Tough days ahead for Navjot Singh Sidhu in Patiala jail

Tough days are ahead for the former Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu lodged in the Patiala Central Jail as he will undergo rigorous imprisonment with no special treatment or food.

Gyanvapi: DU professor arrested over 'derogatory' Shivling post gets bail

21 May 2022

India
Gyanvapi: DU professor arrested over 'derogatory' Shivling post gets bail

Delhi University's associate professor Ratan Lal, who was arrested on Friday for posting derogatory remarks on the Shivling found inside Varanasi's Gyanvapi Mosque complex, was granted bail after furnishing a bond of Rs. 50,000.

Gyanvapi case to be heard by 'experienced' district judge: SC

20 May 2022

India
Gyanvapi case to be heard by 'experienced' district judge: SC

The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday said that it would not interfere with the survey order passed by the Varanasi court in the Gyanvapi Mosque case, adding that an experienced district judge must now hear the case.

2019 Hyderabad Disha case accused encounter 'fake,' says SC panel

20 May 2022

India
2019 Hyderabad Disha case accused encounter 'fake,' says SC panel

In a startling revelation, a Supreme Court-appointed commission on Friday declared the police encounter of the accused in the 2019 Disha gang-rape and murder in Hyderabad as "fake."

Pegasus row: SC grants probe panel time till June 20

20 May 2022

India
Pegasus row: SC grants probe panel time till June 20

The Supreme Court on Friday granted the probe panel time till June 20 to conclude the investigation and submit a report on claims that the Pegasus spyware was used to target journalists, activists, and politicians.

Road rage case: Navjot Sidhu surrenders in Patiala court

20 May 2022

India
Road rage case: Navjot Sidhu surrenders in Patiala court

Former Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu surrendered before a Patiala court on Friday, just hours after he sought more time from the Supreme Court citing his medical condition.

Azam Khan released from prison after 2+ years, 81 cases

20 May 2022

India
Azam Khan released from prison after 2+ years, 81 cases

Senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and MLA from Uttar Pradesh's Rampur Azam Khan finally walked out of the Sitapur Jail on Friday morning after more than two years.

SP leader Azam Khan gets bail, to be released soon

19 May 2022

India
SP leader Azam Khan gets bail, to be released soon

The Supreme Court granted interim bail to Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Thursday in an alleged cheating case.

Mathura: Court allows petition seeking removal of Shahi Idgah Mosque

19 May 2022

India
Mathura: Court allows petition seeking removal of Shahi Idgah Mosque

Amid the ongoing Kashi Vishwanath-Gyanvapi Mosque row, an Uttar Pradesh court on Thursday allowed another petition seeking the removal of the Shahi Idgah Mosque near the Krishna Janmabhoomi in Mathura.

Navjot Sidhu gets 1 year in jail in 34-year-old case

19 May 2022

Politics
Navjot Sidhu gets 1 year in jail in 34-year-old case

The Supreme Court has sentenced former Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu to one year in prison in a 34-year-old road rage case.

SC defers Gyanvapi hearing, asks Varanasi court to halt proceedings

19 May 2022

India
SC defers Gyanvapi hearing, asks Varanasi court to halt proceedings

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Varanasi District Court not to issue any order in the Gyanvapi Mosque case until it hears the matter on Friday at 3:00 pm.

TN: CM MK Stalin meets Rajiv Gandhi's assassin Perarivalan, mother

19 May 2022

India
TN: CM MK Stalin meets Rajiv Gandhi's assassin Perarivalan, mother

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Wednesday raised many eyebrows after he hosted unusual guests in Chennai.

Succession law: Centre supports provision prioritizing husband's kin

18 May 2022

India
Succession law: Centre supports provision prioritizing husband's kin

The Centre supported a clause in the succession law that says if a woman dies without leaving a will, the husband's family takes precedence over her own parents.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC orders Perarivalan's release

18 May 2022

India
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC orders Perarivalan's release

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered release of AG Perarivalan, a life-term convict, who served over 30 years in the former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination case.

Sheena Bora murder: SC grants bail to Indrani Mukerjea

18 May 2022

India
Sheena Bora murder: SC grants bail to Indrani Mukerjea

The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted bail to former media executive Indrani Mukerjea, the main accused in the high-profile murder of her daughter, Sheena Bora, in 2012.

Gyanvapi Mosque survey: Singh betrayed me, alleges outgoing commissioner Mishra

18 May 2022

India
Gyanvapi Mosque survey: Singh betrayed me, alleges outgoing commissioner Mishra

After a Varanasi court removed Ajay Mishra as the advocate commissioner for leaking the Varanasi Gyanvapi Mosque survey information to media on Tuesday, the latter said he was betrayed by Vishal Singh, who is the new Chief Advocate Commissioner.

SC extends demolition of Noida's Supertech twin towers: Details here

17 May 2022

Business
SC extends demolition of Noida's Supertech twin towers: Details here

The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted an extension until August 28 for demolishing the twin towers at Supertech Emerald Court in Noida's Sector 93.

Varanasi court removes Gyanvapi Mosque survey commissioner for leaking information

17 May 2022

India
Varanasi court removes Gyanvapi Mosque survey commissioner for leaking information

A Varanasi court on Tuesday removed Ajay Mishra as the advocate commissioner for leaking the Gyanvapi Mosque survey information.

Coal scam: SC allows ED to interrogate Abhishek Banerjee, wife

17 May 2022

India
Coal scam: SC allows ED to interrogate Abhishek Banerjee, wife

The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to interrogate Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Abhishek Banerjee and his wife Rujira Banerjee in Kolkata.

SC to hear plea on Varanasi Gyanvapi Mosque matter today

17 May 2022

India
SC to hear plea on Varanasi Gyanvapi Mosque matter today

The Supreme Court will hear the Varanasi Gyanvapi Mosque management's plea against the court-mandated videography survey on Tuesday.

Varanasi's Gyanvapi Mosque: Survey complete; Shivling found inside well

16 May 2022

India
Varanasi's Gyanvapi Mosque: Survey complete; Shivling found inside well

The Varanasi Gyanvapi Mosque complex's court-ordered videography survey was completed on Monday, a day before the next court hearing.

Varanasi's Gyanvapi Mosque: Videography survey concludes peacefully on day 1

14 May 2022

India
Varanasi's Gyanvapi Mosque: Videography survey concludes peacefully on day 1

As per court orders, the videography survey of Varanasi's Gyanvapi Mosque complex resumed on Saturday amid tight security arrangements.

Jammu and Kashmir delimitation: SC seeks Centre's reply on plea

13 May 2022

India
Jammu and Kashmir delimitation: SC seeks Centre's reply on plea

The Supreme Court on Friday sought the Centre, Jammu and Kashmir administration, and the Election Commission of India's responses within six weeks on a plea challenging the delimitation exercise in the union territory to increase the number of Assembly seats in Jammu and Kashmir from 83 to 90.

Gyanvapi Mosque survey: SC refuses to grant interim status quo

13 May 2022

India
Gyanvapi Mosque survey: SC refuses to grant interim status quo

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to grant an interim order of status quo on the survey of the Gyanvapi Mosque in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.

Supreme Court refuses to postpone NEET-PG 2022 exam

13 May 2022

India
Supreme Court refuses to postpone NEET-PG 2022 exam

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to postpone the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test-Postgraduate (NEET-PG) 2022 scheduled to be held on May 21.

Supreme Court concerned over back-to-back cases against Azam Khan

11 May 2022

India
Supreme Court concerned over back-to-back cases against Azam Khan

The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday voiced concerns over the back-to-back cases against Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan following each release.

Sedition: Supreme Court's historic judgment puts law on hold

11 May 2022

India
Sedition: Supreme Court's historic judgment puts law on hold

In a historic decision, the Supreme Court on Wednesday put a stay on exercising the sedition law.

Sedition law: 'What about pending cases?' SC asks Centre

10 May 2022

India
Sedition law: 'What about pending cases?' SC asks Centre

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought a response from the Centre on whether filing sedition cases in the future would be suspended until it reexamines IPC Section 124A.

'Ready to re-examine sedition law': Centre reverses position in SC

09 May 2022

India
'Ready to re-examine sedition law': Centre reverses position in SC

The Centre on Monday reversed its position on the sedition law in the Supreme Court within just two days.

Delhi: Court raps police for 'failure' in stopping Jahangirpuri violence

08 May 2022

India
Delhi: Court raps police for 'failure' in stopping Jahangirpuri violence

Delhi's Rohini district court has rejected the bail pleas of eight accused persons in the Jahangirpuri communal violence case.

Varanasi: Ancient swastikas discovered near Gyanvapi mosque during survey

08 May 2022

India
Varanasi: Ancient swastikas discovered near Gyanvapi mosque during survey

During a court-ordered survey and videography exercise in Varanasi's Kashi Vishwanath-Gyanvapi Masjid complex, timeworn traces of two swastikas (sacred Hindu symbol) were reportedly discovered near the mosque.

NEET-PG 2022 exam not postponed, fake notice being circulated: NBE

07 May 2022

India
NEET-PG 2022 exam not postponed, fake notice being circulated: NBE

The National Eligibility Entrance Test-Postgraduate (NEET-PG 2022) will take place on May 21 as scheduled and hasn't been postponed, clarified the National Board of Examinations (NBE).

J&K Delimitation Commission submits report, recommends representation for Kashmiri Pandits

05 May 2022

India
J&K Delimitation Commission submits report, recommends representation for Kashmiri Pandits

The Jammu and Kashmir Delimitation Commission on Thursday submitted its final report to the Election Commission of India.

No individual can be forced to get vaccinated: Supreme Court

02 May 2022

India
No individual can be forced to get vaccinated: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday said no individual can be forced to get vaccinated as "bodily integrity is part of the fundamental right to life under Article 21."

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