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No law supports UP's name and shame posters: Supreme Court

12 Mar 2020

No law supports UP's name and shame posters: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Uttar Pradesh government under which law did it put up banners, carrying names, photos, and addresses of anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protesters who are accused of inciting violence.

Amrapali cheated homebuyers, SC asks NBCC to finish their projects

23 Jul 2019

Amrapali cheated homebuyers, SC asks NBCC to finish their projects

Giving a major relief to nearly 42,000 homebuyers, the Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered state-run National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) to complete unfinished flats of the embattled real-estate group Amrapali.

Ayodhya, Rafale, Article-370: SC to hear important cases next week

29 Jun 2019

Ayodhya, Rafale, Article-370: SC to hear important cases next week

The Supreme Court will reopen on Monday, July 1, after its annual six-week-long summer vacation and the first week will be jam-packed with important cases.

Bhagwat says Ram Mandir construction in 4-months; protesters demand date

01 Feb 2019

Bhagwat says Ram Mandir construction in 4-months; protesters demand date

On Friday, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat warned the government that work on the Ram Mandir would begin in four months if no concrete steps were taken to commence the construction of the temple.

SC refuses to stay SC/ST Act amendments again

30 Jan 2019

SC refuses to stay SC/ST Act amendments again

For the second time in seven days, the Supreme Court, on Wednesday, refused to stay amendments to the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, that rules out all provisions for anticipatory bail for the accused.

#Ayodhyacase: Centre moves SC to transfer undisputed-land to Mandir trust

29 Jan 2019

#Ayodhyacase: Centre moves SC to transfer undisputed-land to Mandir trust

In a big move, the NDA led Centre moved Supreme Court on Tuesday seeking permission to hand over 'surplus' land in Ayodhya, which isn't disputed to its owner. The rightful owner of land is a trust named Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas.

Ayodhya dispute delayed: SC won't hear case on January 29

27 Jan 2019

Ayodhya dispute delayed: SC won't hear case on January 29

In the latest development in the Ayodhya title dispute, the sensitive case will not be taken up on January 29 by the Supreme Court as Justice SA Bobde is unavailable.

Adityanath: Give us 24 hours, we will solve Ayodhya dispute

26 Jan 2019

Adityanath: Give us 24 hours, we will solve Ayodhya dispute

With the Ayodhya title dispute hearing fast approaching, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has issued a warning.

#AyodhyaDispute: CJI Gogoi reconstitutes Ayodhya bench; hearing on 29 January

25 Jan 2019

#AyodhyaDispute: CJI Gogoi reconstitutes Ayodhya bench; hearing on 29 January

The Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi, has reconstituted the bench hearing the politically sensitive Ayodhya case by inducting Justices Ashok Bhushan and Abdul Nazeer.

#AyodhyaDelayed: Here's why Justice Lalit recused himself from the case

10 Jan 2019

#AyodhyaDelayed: Here's why Justice Lalit recused himself from the case

On Thursday, the Supreme Court adjourned the sensitive Ayodhya case for January 29 after one of the five judges in the Constitution bench recused himself.

#AyodhyaCase: After one judge recuses, matter adjourned for January 29

10 Jan 2019

#AyodhyaCase: After one judge recuses, matter adjourned for January 29

The five-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi, postponed the hearing of the politically sensitive Ayodhya case on Thursday after Justice UU Lalit recused himself.

SC's 5-judge Constitution Bench to hear #AyodhyaCase on 10 January

08 Jan 2019

SC's 5-judge Constitution Bench to hear #AyodhyaCase on 10 January

Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi, has set up a five-judge Constitution Bench to hear the Ayodhya land dispute case from 10 January.

SC issues contempt notice against 3 directors of Amrapali Group

11 Oct 2018

SC issues contempt notice against 3 directors of Amrapali Group

The Supreme Court today issued contempt notice against three directors, including the CMD, of Amrapali Group for defying various court orders and sought their reply in four weeks.

Pay Rs.20L penalty to each student for denying admission: SC

24 Jun 2018

Pay Rs.20L penalty to each student for denying admission: SC

The Supreme Court has directed a Maharashtra-based medical college to pay Rs. 20L as penalty to each of the 19 meritorious students who were "illegally" and "wrongly" denied admissions to MBBS and BDS courses by it in 2012-13.

Sealing: SC says regular-bench to consider inaction allegations by civic-bodies

14 Jun 2018

Sealing: SC says regular-bench to consider inaction allegations by civic-bodies

The Supreme Court today left it to its bench, which is already seized with the contentious issue of sealing of unauthorized constructions in Delhi, to consider the allegations of inaction by civic bodies in going ahead with the sealing drive.

Sex-abuse videos: SC slaps Rs. 1L fine on Google, Facebook

21 May 2018

Sex-abuse videos: SC slaps Rs. 1L fine on Google, Facebook

The Supreme Court has slapped a fine of Rs. 1L each on Internet giants like Google, Facebook for failing to file their replies on the steps taken by them to block videos of sexual offenses on social sites.

No impeachment for CJI, SC-judges form team to discuss issues

24 Apr 2018

No impeachment for CJI, SC-judges form team to discuss issues

The Supreme Court (SC) saw some charged minutes yesterday after the vice president's rejection of the impeachment motion against the chief justice (CJI).

SC crisis: Chief Justice Dipak Misra meets four dissenting judges

18 Jan 2018

SC crisis: Chief Justice Dipak Misra meets four dissenting judges

After days of stalemate, Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra held a meeting with the four senior-most judges: Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph. The meeting lasted for about 10-15 minutes and no other judge was present.

Government appoints panel to explore triple talaq legislation

21 Nov 2017

Government appoints panel to explore triple talaq legislation

Three months after the SC put an end to the controversial Islamic practice of triple talaq, the government has set up a panel to bring a law to regulate it.

Triple talaq ban: The five-faith bench behind the decision

22 Aug 2017

Triple talaq ban: The five-faith bench behind the decision

The SC today effectively banned triple talaq, saying it is against the basic tenets of the Quran.

Triple talaq ban: An end to a decades-long revolution

22 Aug 2017

Triple talaq ban: An end to a decades-long revolution

Thousands of activists and Muslim women erupted in joy as the SC banned triple talaq. A prominent face among them was Shayara Bano, who led the fight against the practice.

Cauvery water dispute: SC to conduct daily hearings

04 Jan 2017

Cauvery water dispute: SC to conduct daily hearings

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court decided to conduct day-to-day hearings of the Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal (CWDT).

SC to Karnataka: Release 2000 cusecs/day until further orders

19 Oct 2016

SC to Karnataka: Release 2000 cusecs/day until further orders

The Supreme Court has directed the Government of Karnataka to release 2000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu, until the court issues further orders.

Compliance first, Cauvery review petition later: SC to Karnataka

04 Oct 2016

Compliance first, Cauvery review petition later: SC to Karnataka

The Supreme Court has asked the state of Karnataka to comply with the court's directive of supplying water to Tamil Nadu, before submitting a review petition about the matter.

Karnataka defies SC, says won't share water with Tamil Nadu

01 Oct 2016

Karnataka defies SC, says won't share water with Tamil Nadu

Karnataka took a defiant stand of not releasing Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu as directed by SC.

Blow for Karnataka as SC calls for Central Cauvery Board

21 Sep 2016

Blow for Karnataka as SC calls for Central Cauvery Board

In a major setback for Karnataka, a Supreme Court bench has ordered the Centre to set up a centrally administered Cauvery Water Management Board to regulate the use of Cauvery water between states.

1 killed, another injured in Bangalore police firing

13 Sep 2016

1 killed, another injured in Bangalore police firing

As tensions escalated due to the Cauvery water sharing issue, one person was killed and another was injured when police opened fire on protesters in Rajagopalnagar, Bengaluru.

Supreme Court modifies order on Cauvery: violence breaks out

12 Sep 2016

Supreme Court modifies order on Cauvery: violence breaks out

The Supreme Court (SC) modified its earlier order and directed Karnataka government to release 12,000 cusecs of water everyday to Tamil Nadu.