17 Apr 2012
The Supreme Court has offered to extend the time limit to the companies by two weeks which are engaged in carrying out illegal mining in five villages -- Kota, Gangani , Sarif jamalpur and Mohammedpur -- adjoining Aravli Hills and asked SP Mewat including District Commissioner (DC) and District mining official to file their reply on the report of Central Empowered Committee (CEC ).
10 Aug 2011
In order to ensure transparency in the evaluation of marks by schools, colleges and various competitive exams, the Supreme Court in an important decision on Tuesday ruled that students can go through their answer sheets under Right to Information Act (RTI).
22 Jul 2011
The Supreme Court on Friday granted six months time to the special CBI court of Patiala to complete the trial of Bibi Jagir Kaur case. Former chief of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC), Bibi Jagir Kaur has been accused of killing her own daughter. The case hearing is still on in the special CBI court of Patiala.
09 Nov 2012
The Supreme Court on Friday quashed criminal proceedings against former railway minister C K Jaffer Sharief in an alleged case of graft under the Prevention of Corruption Act.
10 Feb 2012
The CBI on Thursday challenged the Madras High Court September 30, 2011 decision to quash gift case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the Supreme Court.
17 Jun 2011
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev and his associates have decided to abstain from responding to the affidavit filed by Delhi Police in the Supreme Court on Friday. Both Ramdev and his aide Balakrishna have refused to react to the justifications given by the Delhi Police on June 4 midnight crackdown.
02 Feb 2012
The Supreme Court is all set to pronounce its verdict on the petitions seeking a probe into the alleged role of Union Home Minister P Chidambaram, cancellation of 122 radiowave licences granted during the tenure of jailed former Telecom Minister A Raja and creation of Special Investigation Team (SIT) to help the Apex Court in monitoring the CBI investigation in the multi-crore 2G allocation scam on Thursday.
18 Oct 2012
The Supreme Court on Thursday slapped a Rs.5 lakh fine on an ex-SP MLA while dismissing as without substance his petition against Rahul Gandhi in which he had alleged that the Congress leader had confined a girl in Uttar Pradesh.
22 Aug 2011
Albeit legislations are enacted in the Parliament in a democratic set up, there are scores of verdict given by the Supreme Court which have no less value than law.
10 Feb 2012
Pronouncing a significant judgment, the Supreme Court has widened the ambit of the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act. The Apex Court has ruled that a wife who is separated from her husband prior to the enforcement of the law will be a beneficiary and will retain the right to share the residence of her husband. The women living separately even prior to the law came into existence, will be allowed to claim her rights to live in the house owned by her husband. Naturally the fresh observation of the court will bring respite to the thousands of women who are victim of domestic violence in the country.