Attorney General K K Venugopal

New Delhi: Supreme Court to hear pleas on Maratha quota from Monday

New Delhi: Supreme Court to hear pleas on Maratha quota from Monday

A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court will start hearing pleas on the Maratha reservation from Monday.In an order passed on February ...Read More

Of Rajiv, Rahul and Sonia Gandhi

Of Rajiv, Rahul and Sonia Gandhi

Two recent books in the news these days offer valuable objective assessments about the mental and intellectual capabilities of two key po...Read More

Supreme Court issues notice to lawyer Prashant Bhushan on contempt pleas by AG, Centre

Supreme Court issues notice to lawyer Prashant Bhushan on contempt pleas by AG, Centre

New Delhi, Feb 6 (PTI) The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought a response from activist and lawyer Prashant Bhushan on contempt pleas by At...Read More

Attorney General files contempt petition against advocate Prashant Bhushan for scandalising court

Attorney General files contempt petition against advocate Prashant Bhushan for scandalising court

New Delhi: Attorney General K K Venugopal Monday filed a contempt petition in the Supreme Court against activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan ...Read More

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SC reserves judgment on poll candidates with criminal background

Attorney General K K Venugopal, appearing for the Centre, lauded the intention of the apex court to cleanse the political system but put ...Read More

Criminalisation of politics: Concerned SC cites laksman rekha for laying down norms

Criminalisation of politics: Concerned SC cites laksman rekha for laying down norms

 New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed the concern over rising “criminalisation” of politics” but said there is a ‘lakshman re...Read More

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Centre withdraws social media hub policy

New Delhi : The Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court that it will undertake a complete review of its social media policy and has withd...Read More

What if UNESCO withdraws Taj’s world heritage site title, asks SC

What if UNESCO withdraws Taj’s world heritage site title, asks SC

“Something is said on affidavit, something is said orally &something otherwise. It is unacceptable… Somebody has to take the responsi...Read More

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SC expresses dissatisfaction over govt’s response on Lokpal matter

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Tuesday expressed dissatisfaction over the Centre’s response on appointment of search committee members ...Read More

Supreme Court expresses dissatisfaction over Centre’s response on Lokpal matter

Supreme Court expresses dissatisfaction over Centre’s response on Lokpal matter

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today expressed dissatisfaction over the Centre’s response on appointment of search committee members for a ...Read More

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Constitution Bench hearings can be live-streamed, to begin with: Centre

New Delhi : The Centre on Monday informed the Supreme Court that, to begin with, it favoured live-streaming of hearings by Constitution B...Read More

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BJP’S DESPERATION SHOWS, SAYS CONG

New Delhi : The Congress on Friday ridiculed the Bharatiya Janata Party for the desperation it displayed just before the rial of strength...Read More

SC observations evoke mixed reactions

SC observations evoke mixed reactions

 New Delhi : The historic pre-dawn hearing on the Karnataka crisis in which the Supreme Court on Thursday dubbed as “preposterous” the ar...Read More

Verdict on SC/ST Act has diluted its provisions: Govt to Apex court

Verdict on SC/ST Act has diluted its provisions: Govt to Apex court

The unusually strong criticism of the top court by the Centre came in its written submissions to back its review petition against the Mar...Read More

Publicity interest litigants should be heard, too

Publicity interest litigants should be heard, too

Three judges of the apex court reportedly questioned  Dhanda this week about his temerity to ask attorney general K K Venugopal why he ob...Read More

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Assam citizenship: SC refuses to extend deadline for final NRC

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to extend the deadline for publication of the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) ...Read More

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BJP leader seeks CBI papers in Bofors case

New Delhi : Bhartiya Janata Party leader and advocate Ajay Agrawal on Tuesday urged Attorney General K K Venugopal to ask the CBI to imme...Read More

Aadhaar: Bill on data protection to be ready by March, Centre tells SC

Aadhaar: Bill on data protection to be ready by March, Centre tells SC

New Delhi : The Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that the much-awaited bill on data protection – being drafted by a committee of ...Read More

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SC notice over cut in subsidised Haj quota

New Delhi : The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Centre on petitions from Kerala challenging the new Haj policy that raised the t...Read More

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