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Government Asks CJI Lalit To Name Successor: Sources

Government Asks CJI Lalit To Name Successor: Sources

As per practice, the CJI names the senior-most judge as his or her successor. Going by the established practice and convention, Justice Chandrachud would be the 50th CJI.

07 October 2022

Justice Lalit sworn in as 49th CJI

CJI U U Lalit Offers Prayers At Tirupati Balaji Shrine

The Supreme Court judge, who was sworn in as the 49th Chief Justice of India on August 27, arrived here on a one-day visit with his family members this afternoon, a temple official told PTI.


Former Union Minister Kapil Sibal

Sibal Says Activist Navlakha Has Colon Cancer, SC Orders Shifting Him From Jail To Hospital

Underlining that receiving medical treatment is a fundamental right, a bench of Justices K M Joseph and Hrishikesh Roy also allowed Navlakha's partner Sahba Husain and sister to meet him in the hospital.


Anticipatory Bail Pleas Are Not Money Recovery Proceedings: SC

Anticipatory Bail Pleas Are Not Money Recovery Proceedings: SC

The bench said the condition of depositing a sum of Rs 7.5 lakh for the purpose of granting the relief of pre-arrest bail cannot be approved. 

06 October 2022

SC Seeks Report From CBI On Ex-Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy's Plea To Visit Bellary In Karnataka

SC Seeks Report From CBI On Ex-Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy's Plea To Visit Bellary In Karnataka

Reddy, accused in a multi-crore illegal mining case, has been out on bail since 2015 and several conditions including prohibiting him from visiting Bellary in Karnataka and Ananthpur and Kadapa in Andhra Pradesh were imposed...


Representational Image from Delhi Riots, 2020

2020 Delhi Riots: Prosecution To Ensure Integrity Of Evidence In Each Case: Court

While conducting cross-examination of a witness in a case, the court found that an unsealed copy of a CD allegedly containing video clips of riots, which was used for identification of accused persons, was placed on record....

29 September 2022

Herbal Hookah: HC Asks Delhi Government To Respond To Bar Owners' Plea For Unhindered Sale

Herbal Hookah: HC Asks Delhi Government To Respond To Bar Owners' Plea For Unhindered Sale

The high court said the petitioners – Epic Restro Bar and Downtown Village – are also entitled to identical interim relief. It asked the Delhi government and police to file response within six weeks and tagged it with...

06 October 2022

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Jharkhand HC Protects The Woman From Forced Marriage To Men Double Her Age

Jharkhand HC Protects The Woman From Forced Marriage To Men Double Her Age

A 26-year-old woman whose relatives allegedly want to marry her off to someone double her age as they are opposed to her relationship with a man of another religion was rescued by the High Court of Jharkhand.

28 September 2022

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27 September 2022
EWS Quota Will Not Impact Number Of Seats For General, Reserved Categories: Centre To SC

EWS Quota Will Not Impact Number Of Seats For General, Reserved Categories: Centre To SC

At the fag end of the hearing, the bench asked the law officer to provide data about the number of scholarships available to those pursuing professional...


27 September 2022
Wife Can Claim Maintenance If Husband Creates Circumstances Of No Return: Delhi HC

Wife Can Claim Maintenance If Husband Creates Circumstances Of No Return: Delhi HC

The court also emphasised that every case concerning maintenance “cannot be painted and penned with the same stroke of a brush and pen” and the courts...


24 September 2022
Woman's Name Excluded From NRC: SC Issues Notice, Says No Steps Be Taken For Her Deportation

Woman's Name Excluded From NRC: SC Issues Notice, Says No Steps Be Taken For Her Deportation

A bench of justices D Y Chandrachud and Hima Kohli agreed to hear the plea filed by the  woman who has challenged the June 2019 verdict of the Gauhati High...


23 September 2022
SC Orders Reinstatement Of Watchman Whose Service Was Terminated Two Decades Ago

SC Orders Reinstatement Of Watchman Whose Service Was Terminated Two Decades Ago

A bench of Chief Justice U U Lalit and Justice S R Bhat set aside an order passed by a division bench of the Gujarat High Court which had set aside the...


23 September 2022
Taking Minor's Confession Of Crime Unconstitutional: HC

Taking Minor's Confession Of Crime Unconstitutional: HC

Further, it said securing the confession of the juvenile in conflict with the law is beyond the scope of a report of the preliminary assessment to be prepared...


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23 September 2022
3 Additional Judges Of Karnataka HC Were Elevated As Permanent Judges

3 Additional Judges Of Karnataka HC Were Elevated As Permanent Judges

According to the law ministry, three more Karnataka High Court judges were elevated to permanent positions on Friday.


23 September 2022
SC Refuses To Entertain PIL Seeking Health Warnings On Liquor Bottles

SC Refuses To Entertain PIL Seeking Health Warnings On Liquor Bottles

A bench comprising Chief Justice Uday Umesh Lalit and justices Indira Banerjee and S Ravindra Bhat said such decisions fall under the policy making domain of...


22 September 2022
HC Grants Permission To RSS To Take Out Procession In Tamil Nadu On Oct 2

HC Grants Permission To RSS To Take Out Procession In Tamil Nadu On Oct 2

Justice G K Ilanthiraiyan, who granted the permission, directed the State Home Secretary, DGP and other top police officers in the districts to grant the...


22 September 2022
Calcutta HC Rejects DA Review Petition Of Bengal Government

Calcutta HC Rejects DA Review Petition Of Bengal Government

The state government had filed a writ petition in the high court challenging the SAT order of July 2019 that directed it to pay DA at par with the Centre, and...


22 September 2022
Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Raping Minor

Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Raping Minor

Jhalawar SP Richa Tomar said in view of the seriousness of the crime, efforts were made for the success of the case by opting for the case officer scheme and...


22 September 2022
Kerala HC Dismisses 2017 Actress Assault Victim Plea To Change Trial Court

Kerala HC Dismisses 2017 Actress Assault Victim Plea To Change Trial Court

Justice Ziyad Rahman A A rejected the victim's plea in which she had alleged that Dileep, the eight accused in the case, had close ties to the trial judge --...


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21 September 2022
Partha Chatterjee Remanded To Judicial Custody Till Oct 5

Partha Chatterjee Remanded To Judicial Custody Till Oct 5

The special court had on September 16 given CBI the custody of Chatterjee till Wednesday on a prayer by the agency for questioning him in connection with the...


21 September 2022
Anguished Over Hate Speeches On TV, SC Wants To Know If Government Wants To Bring Law To Curb Them

Anguished Over Hate Speeches On TV, SC Wants To Know If Government Wants To Bring Law To Curb Them

“Mainstream TV channels still hold sway. The role of anchor is critical and it's their duty to see that hate speech doesn't occur…Many a time those who...


21 September 2022
Satyendar Jain Bail: SC Directs Sessions Court To Hear On Sept 22 ED Plea Seeking Transfer Of Hearing

Satyendar Jain Bail: SC Directs Sessions Court To Hear On Sept 22 ED Plea Seeking Transfer Of Hearing

Observing that any accused is entitled to an expeditious hearing of his bail plea, a three-judge bench headed by Justice D Y Chandrachud asked the principal...


21 September 2022
AIIMS Doctor Shunted Out For Taking Money For Surgery, Centre Seeks Report From Hospital

AIIMS Doctor Shunted Out For Taking Money For Surgery, Centre Seeks Report From Hospital

A preliminary enquiry by a fact-finding committee found merit in the complaint against the doctor, following which the hospital administration shifted him out...


20 September 2022
IAS Officer Shah Faesal Moves SC To Withdraw Name From Plea Against Revocation Of Article 370

IAS Officer Shah Faesal Moves SC To Withdraw Name From Plea Against Revocation Of Article 370

Faesal, who had floated his political party, the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM), filed the petition in the top court in 2019, and it was...


20 September 2022
15 Special Cells To Help Inter-Caste Couples; Call 181: Delhi Police To HC

15 Special Cells To Help Inter-Caste Couples; Call 181: Delhi Police To HC

The Delhi Police explained that once a call is received, details are shared with the DCP concerned and the couple concerned is moved to a “safe house”...


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