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.
29 Dec 2012
Supreme Court lawyer Dayan Krishnan has been appointed as the special public prosecutor by city police to conduct trial in the December 16 gang rape of a paramedical student who succumbed to injuries during wee hours on Saturday at a Singapore hospital.
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.
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.
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.
14 May 2011
Taking a tough stand on fake encounters done by police personnel, Supreme Court termed such cops as cold blooded murderers, who deserve death penalty.
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.
22 Apr 2011
After being termed illegal by the Supreme Court, various Khap panchayats of Haryana have clubbed hands and urged the Apex Court to give them a hearing. Representatives of Khap panchayats, who attended a meeting held at Jaat Dharamshala on Thursday, categorically said they have never promoted honour killing.