Chief Justice Dipak Misra

Pendency of cases bring disrepute to system: Ranjan Gogoi

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India-designate Ranjan Gogoi has said he has a plan to deal with the pendency of cases which has been bringin...Read More

Bhima-Koregaon violence case: Justice DY Chandrachud dissents again, says voice of Opposition can’t be muzzled

Bhima-Koregaon violence case: Justice DY Chandrachud dissents again, says voice of Opposition can’t be muzzled

New Delhi: Dissent is a symbol of “vibrant democracy” and the voices in opposition cannot be “muzzled” by persecuting those who take up u...Read More

Women activists welcome SC judgment on Sabarimala

Women activists welcome SC judgment on Sabarimala

New Delhi : Women activists Friday hailed the Supreme Court judgement allowing women into the Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala in Kerala, but...Read More

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SC observation on Babri needs reconsideration: SC Judge Nazeer

NEW DELHI: The observation in the 1994 Ismail Faruqui case that a mosque is not an essential part of Islam and namaz by Muslims can be of...Read More

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath wants Ayodhya issue resolved as soon as possible

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath wants Ayodhya issue resolved as soon as possible

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Thursday said it is for the country’s benefit that the Ayodhya issue is resolved qu...Read More

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Reasonable restrictions on Aadhaar will further strengthen it: UIDAI

New Delhi : Calling it historic and landmark, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Cour...Read More

Supreme Court allows live streaming of court proceedings

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed the live streaming of its proceedings, saying the move will bring “transparency and acc...Read More

Supreme Court on Aadhaar: Better to be unique than being best; Aadhaar means Unique

Supreme Court on Aadhaar: Better to be unique than being best; Aadhaar means Unique

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Wednesday said Aadhaar means unique and it is better to be unique than being best. The apex court made this ...Read More

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Top court to deliver 2 crucial verdicts today

New Delhi : Judgments are slated on Wednesday on two crucial cases heard by two different Constitution Benches on the constitutional vali...Read More

Bhima-Koregaon case: Will look into arrest of five activists with a hawk’s eye, says SC

New Delhi : The Supreme Court Wednesday said it would look into the Koregaon-Bhima case involving the arrest of five activists with a “ha...Read More

Dowry harassment cases: SC restores police power

Dowry harassment cases: SC restores police power

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Friday restored the police power to act on complaints of dowry harassment under Section 498A of the Indi...Read More

Nikah halala petitioner seeks protection from Supreme Court after acid attack

Nikah halala petitioner seeks protection from Supreme Court after acid attack

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday agreed to hear on September 17 a plea filed by a petitioner in nikah halala and triple talaq case, se...Read More

Section 377 based on law passed by Henry VIII in 1533        

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, which unanimously struck down part of the British-era law that criminalised gay sex, has traced the history...Read More

Lynchings: SC asks states to comply with its order

Lynchings: SC asks states to comply with its order

The SC gave the last opportunity by granting one more week to do the needful and warned them that any default would be viewed seriously a...Read More

India decriminalises gay sex, here are other countries where homosexuality is legal

India decriminalises gay sex, here are other countries where homosexuality is legal

New Delhi: With the Supreme Court decriminalising gay sex, India joins 125 other countries where homosexuality is legal. Some of the coun...Read More

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Top court quotes philosophers, writers in judgement on gay sex

While reading out the judgment, Justice D Y Chandrachud quoted the lyrics of ‘Ashes Of The Gay’ by Leonard Cohen and mentioned Vikram Set...Read More

Section 377: Supreme Court verdict on validity of criminalising consensual gay sex likely tomorrow

Section 377: Supreme Court verdict on validity of criminalising consensual gay sex likely tomorrow

New Delhi: The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Thursday its much-awaited verdict on a clutch of petitions challenging the constit...Read More

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SC adjourns hearing on Article 35-A to next year

 New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Friday adjourned to January next year the hearing on a batch of petitions challenging the Constitutiona...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

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SC hearing on action on poll offences tomorrow

 New Delhi : The Supreme Court will hear on Monday a writ petition to make certain electoral malpractices as cognizable offence with mini...Read More