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SC Upholds Allahabad HC Order To Release Kafeel Khan Immediately

Dec 17, 2020 PTI

Khan's speech at AMU didn't promote hatred or violence, Allahabad HC had said in September while ordering his immediate release

Centre Can't Extend CBI's Jurisdiction Without State's Consent: Top Court

Nov 19, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The apex court's verdict was on appeals challenging a judgment passed by the Allahabad High Court in August 2019 in a case involving Fertico Marketing and Investment Private Limited.

SC Refuses To Extend Security Of Former Judge Who Pronounced Babri Verdict

'Having perused the letter, we don't consider it appropriate to provide security,' the bench said.

Revocation Of Kamal Nath's Star Campaigner Status: Congress To Move SC

Oct 30, 2020 PTI

Congress' Rajya Sabha member and senior lawyer Vivek Tankha told reporters that a petition will be filed in the Apex Court as soon as possible.

SC Keeps In Abeyance Order To Set Up Panel To Monitor Stubble Burning

Centre’s plan for legislation to deal with air pollution, including stubble burning, prompts move.

01 October, 2020

Prashant Bhushan Challenges Supreme Court Against Re 1 Fine Over His Tweets


Referring to a Supreme Court judgement, the review plea said the court never indicated to Prashant Bhushan that it was contemplating barring from practicing as a lawyer.

23 September, 2020

No Coercive Action Against Facebook VP Till Oct 15 Over Assembly Panel Summons: SC


The apex court's order came on the plea by Ajit Mohan (Vice-President, FB) and others challenging the September 10 and September 18 notices issued by Delhi Assembly's peace and harmony committee that sought his presence before the panel which is probing the Delhi riots 2020.

14 September, 2020

'Our Culture and Laws Don't Recognise Same Sex Marriages:' Centre To Delhi HC


The petition has contended that despite the Supreme Court decriminalizing consensual homosexual acts, marriages between same sex couples was still not possible in India and the further hearing is due for October 21 as per the submission by Solicitor General (SG) Tushar Mehta.

13 November, 2019

SC Panel Orders Delhi-NCR Schools To Be Closed Till Nov 15 Amid Rising Pollution


The authorities advised people to avoid outdoor exposure and work from home wherever feasible.

23 August, 2019

Babri Demolition Case: SC Gives UP Govt 2 Weeks To Pass Orders To Extend Special Judge's Tenure


The apex court had on July 19 extended the special judge's tenure till the completion of trial and delivery of verdict in the case. However, the state government was yet to pass the order.

22 August, 2019

With P. Chidambaram's Arrest, His Anticipatory Bail Plea Before SC Rendered Infructuous

Outlook Web Bureau

According to rules, Chidambaram has to be produced before a magistrate within 24 hours and his lawyers will now have to move a regular bail application before the trial court.

16 August, 2019

Supreme Court To Hear Petitions Against Article 370, J&K Media Restrictions Today

Outlook Web Bureau

A special bench, comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices S A Bobde and S A Nazeer, will hear the petitions filed by advocate M L Sharma and Executive Editor, Kashmir Times, Anuradha Bhasin.

02 August, 2019

NIA Seeks In-Camera Trial Of Malegaon Blast Case To Protect 'Communal Harmony'

Outlook Web Bureau

It is necessary to conduct the trial of this case in-camera under the provision of the NIA Act and the UAPA [Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act]

28 July, 2019

Disqualified Karnataka Rebel MLAs To Move Court Against Speaker's Decision

Outlook Web Bureau

Karnataka Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar on Sunday disqualified 14 more rebel MLAs -- 11 from the Congress and three from the JD(S) -- under the anti-defection law till the end of the current term of the House in 2023.

08 May, 2019

Rahul Gandhi Tenders Unconditional Apology For Attributing 'Chowkidar Chor Hai' Remark To SC

Outlook Web Bureau

Rahul Gandhi tendered an unconditional apology to the Supreme Court for wrongfully attributing to the apex court the 'Chowkidar chor hai' remark in the Rafale verdict.

01 April, 2019

SC Asks Opposition To File Reply On VVPAT Slips Counting Within A Week

Outlook Web Bureau

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked senior advocate A M Singhvi, appearing for Opposition leaders, to file the reply by next Monday.

28 March, 2019

SC Refuses To Stay Release Of Movie 'Ram Ki Janmabhoomi'

Outlook Web Bureau

The film 'Ram Ki Janmabhoomi', directed by Sanoj Mishra, revolves around the controversial issue of Ram Mandir.

06 March, 2019

Rafale Documents Cited By Petitioners Stolen From Defence Ministry: Centre Tells SC

Outlook Web Bureau

The court said that it won't look into any supplementary affidavits or other documents not filed before it.

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Lok Sabha MP Saugata Roy, Mahua Moitra, former Union Minister Babul Supriyo, National GTC Vice President Luizinho Faleiro and other activists of Goa Trinamool Congress release a chargesheet against the alleged misrule...

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LJP (Ram Vilas) leader Chirag Paswan during a road show for the upcoming by-election in Kusheshwar Asthan assembly constituency, in Darbhanga district.

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A potter prepares clay earthen lamps for sale ahead of the Diwali festival, in Gurugram.

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All Assam Students Union (AASU) General Secretary Sankar Jyoti Baruah along with party activists protest against the construction of the National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) dam, at Dhemaji

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