Supreme Court notices to centre on minority schemes
A bench, comprising Justices RF Nariman and S Ravindra Bhatt, issued the notices on a petition filed by Sanatan Vedic Dharam lawyer Vishnu Shankar Jain.
Supreme Court to hear pleas against electoral bond scheme ahead of Delhi polls
A three-judge bench led by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde lis...
Uttam Galva counters Deutsche’s $20-million recovery plea at NCLT
Uttam Galva has raised two contentions opposing the petition — one, that th...
Congress backs states’ right to not implement CAA till Supreme Court decides
Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said states have specific rights under Article 131 of the Constitution to challenge the constitutional validity of any central Act. The clarification came after Sibal’s comment led to some discomfort in the opposition camp given that Kerala and Punjab have passed resolutions against CAA.
SC accepts govt proposal for new board to take over Unitech
The Supreme Court on Monday accepted Centre's proposal recommending a seven-member board to take over the management of real estate company ...
Supreme Court forms committee to draft mediation law, will send to government
The panel, to be headed by mediator Niranjan Bhat, will recommend a code of conduct for mediators, who are legal experts. On January 12, the committee met in Hyderabad to consider suggestions for a legislation put forth by mediators from all over India. The mediators emphasised on confidentiality, the voluntary nature of the process, neutrality etc.
SC approves nominations of 7 directors to Unitech board
Unitech promoters Sanjay Chandra and his brother Ajay Chandra are currently lodged in Tihar jail for allegedly siphoning off homebuyers' money.
Have to follow CAA until Supreme Court intervenes: Congress' Salman Khurshid
While speaking to ANI, on Kapil Sibal's statement in CAA “Constitutionally, it will be difficult for a state government to not to follow law...
Rajiv Gandhi assassination: SC asks TN to inform if decision taken on convict's mercy plea
The apex court also pulled up the Centre for filing a similar status report on a probe done by a CBI-led Multi Disciplinary Monitoring Agency (MDMA) into unravelling a larger conspiracy behind the killing of the former prime minister.
Disqualification of lawmakers: SC asks Parliament to rethink powers of Speaker in deciding pleas
The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Parliament to ponder over the power of the Speaker in deciding petitions seeking disqualification of lawmakers, observing that he also belong to a political party.
Vodafone Idea, Airtel gain up to 22% as SC accepts fresh pleas on AGR dues
This implies that the telcos do not have to pay their statuary dues by January 23.
Vodafone, Bharti Airtel to be affected as SC rejects AGR review plea: Fitch Ratings
The apex court's ruling will also have significant repercussions for India's banking sector.
Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court to hear juvenile plea on January 20
The convict has sought a direction restraining the authorities from executing the death penalty, which has been scheduled for February 1. He has challenged the high court’s December 19 order by which it also deprecated the conduct of his advocate for filing forged documents and not appearing in the court.
Under SC watch, Odisha buys land for Jagannath corridor in 4 months
Within less than four months of the gazette notification of the cabinet decision, the government has acquired land for development of a heritage corridor around Jagannath temple after facing initial resistance from the private owners of property as well as temple owners.
SC dismisses convict's plea for review of death penalty in Nirbhaya case
With this verdict on the plea by Akshay Kumar Singh, the review petitions of all the four death row convicts in the case stand dismissed by the top court. The convicts are yet to file curative petition in the apex court that is the last legal recourse available to a person and it is generally considered in-chamber.
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