11 Sep 2012
The row over setting up the Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu reached the Supreme Court on Tuesday with a petition, which sought its directions to restrain the Union government and other authorities from commissioning the controversial project.
10 Dec 2011
The Supreme Court order on providing free post matric education to students belonging to financially weak background of Uttar Pradesh is likely to come as a major sign of relief to children who want to pursue professional courses and higher education but are unable to do so because of financial constraints.
29 Aug 2012
The Congress on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court verdict upholding the death sentence to Ajmal Kasab in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case and sought its early execution, even as the BJP expressed doubt over the UPA government's intention to act on the verdict.
17 Sep 2012
The Supreme Court on Monday directed the trial court hearing the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case to release Nupur Talwar on bail on September 25.
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.
22 Aug 2012
Opposing the plea for permission to travel abroad, CBI today submitted in the Supreme Court a status report on the probe relating to NRI businessman and controversial Vectra company chief Ravinder Rishi for alleged irregularities in supply of Tatra trucks BEML.
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.
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.
02 May 2011
The Supreme Court on Sunday issued contempt notice to the Railway authorities in the parcel porter employees’ regularization case.
25 May 2013
Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar on Friday moved the Supreme Court challenging the Allahabad High Court order refusing to accept their plea to summon 14 witnesses in connection with Aarushi-Hemraj murder case.