The Centre which filed a plea against the Madras High Court in the Supreme Court got a chance to argue its version as the apex court accepted to hear the case.
Supreme Court has not taken kindly to retraction of Election Commission’s previous support to a plea seeking ban on convicted lawmakers from contesting elections.
The Uttarakhand Government can now take a breather as it would otherwise have been held accountable for pollution of the two rivers or in case any deaths occurred due to floods.
Supreme Court has ordered compensation for families of 24 students belonging to VNR Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology at Bachupally, who died in 2014 due to drowning near Kulu Manali in Himachal Pradesh.
The Supreme Court by passing order that the benefits of Majithia Wage Board are to be extended to contractual employees of newspaper establishments gave great relief to regional journalists.
Justice Karnan of Calcutta High Court who has been in news for wrong reasons has retired from service on Monday while absconding thus denying himself the honours due to a retiring judge.
The Court said that the new provision will be effective prospectively and not retrospectively.
The court questioned Mallya if he is really truthful after the consortium of banks led by State Bank of India alleged that 40 million dollars were transferred by him to his three children in violation of the Karnataka High Court order.
The apex court in an unprecedented order sentenced Justice Karnan for six months imprisonment for contempt of court. The court ordered that he must be arrested immediately.
The death sentence awarded by Delhi High Court to four accused in Nirbhaya case was upheld by the SC Bench. The plea by the accused for remission was rejected.
Controversial judge of Kolkata High Court Justice Kannan refused to undergo medical tests as directed by the apex court calling the order mad.
A defiant judge challenges the Supreme Court judges.
The apex court upholding the conviction of a man who drove a woman to commit suicide said, “A woman has an individual choice and it has been legally recognised. This has to be socially respected. No one can compel a woman to love. She has the absolute right to reject.”
The decision of the SC to order Advani to face trial on the charges of criminal conspiracy in Babri case reduces his chances of becoming the next president of India almost to zero.
The Supreme Court has upheld the decision of the Hyderabad High Court not to allow the hereditary employment scheme to be continued by the Singareni Collieries management.
However, the Karnataka government filed a review petition last month to declare the role of J. Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case