This will be the first such instance where a CBI director will conduct a criminal investigation against a former chief of the agency.
The court was hearing a PIL filed by advocate Radha Kant Tripathy, who had complained against the inordinate delay in making appointments.
On Monday, when Mukul Rohatgi showed up, Justice Khehar asked him to explore how to deal with the problem.
According to agreements between over 400 schools and the Delhi Development Authority, prior approval from the Delhi government’s Directorate of Education (DoE) is imperative to enhance school fee.
The court said that it trusted CBI for conducting an impartial and fair investigation and that there was no need to set up a probe team outside CBI in view of the change in guard.
A bench led by Chief Justice of India J S Khehar said that schools should shut down and vacate immediately if they are unwilling to abide by the condition on fee hike.
Justice Khehar took oath as the CJI on January 4.
The Delhi government had often been at odds with former L-G Najeeb Jung, who resigned in December. Anil Baijal took his place.
Centre cleared the final legal hurdles in holding Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu over the weekend by approving Tamil Nadu’s draft
AG Mukul Rohatgi sought a recall of the main judgment which had stripped full member status and voting rights from Railways, Services and AIU.
Unexpected relief for board as Supreme Court questions list of administrators, modifies order to take cumulative 9-year cap to 18
Citing triple talaq, petitioner had sought legal sanctity for canon law
Senior lawyer Nidesh Gupta mentioned Dutta’s name before the CJI on Monday while seeking an urgent hearing of a case against the senior IPS officer.
The bench, also comprising Justice D Y Chandrachud, is dealing with the plea, which has sought blocking of information sharing between WhatsApp and Facebook in recognition of users’ right to privacy.
The apex court said that everyone must show reverence to the laws here.
In May last year, the bench, led by Justice Thakur, had ordered for release of Roy on parole following the death of his mother and the relief was subsequently extended on the condition of his depositing additional money.
The bench, also comprising Justice D Y Chandrachud, underscored the right of the media as enshrined under Article 19 (1) (a) of the Constitution that guarantees freedom of speech and expression.
A leading Jallikattu organiser told The Indian Express that they have decided to organise the sport this year even if it meant going against the apex court ruling.
These documents purportedly reflected payments to various politicians, including Narendra Modi during his time as Gujarat Chief Minister.
Madras High Court had last month quashed a government order appointing 11 members to the Tamil Nadu PSC, saying the constitutional process was not followed.
Not just this, the high court also wants the judge to return 12 files that are allegedly still in his possession.
50,000 cases of discord cleared in 2015, over 52,000 on wait list; Bihar follows with 50,847 pending cases
The apex court said that the trial court’s order had “no effect in the law” and had dangers of eroding faith in the system.
Aircel-Maxis case: The Supreme Court bench asked the DoT and Ministry of Communication and Telecom to devise modalities in the meantime to ensure Aircel subscribers are not affected.
The court order came as it set aside a directive by Hyderabad High Court not to arrest three men, accused in a case of rioting and attempt to murder
The apex court had earlier permitted voluntary use of Aadhaar cards in social welfare schemes such as LPG subsidy, PDS, MGNREGA, pension schemes and provident fund.
‘If no probe in this case, then in no case can SC order probe’
Seeks SC order, wants children’s assets, income disclosed.
T S Thakur appealed to the lawyers to make sure the judiciary remains “independent and fearless”.
The CJI-designate recollected how he had pulled Thakur’s leg over a Harris jacket, which he had said he had bought from New York.
Issues of religion, caste, are crucial to maintaining a stable balance in the governance of the nation.
The judgment, authored by Justice D Y Chandrachud, held that ordinances issued under Articles 123 or 213 have the same force and effect as a law enacted by the legislature
The third class will include religious and spiritual leaders, often engaged by candidates to mobilise their followers.
Supreme Court also issued a showcause notice to Anurag Thakur, under charges of perjury and contempt of court, for allegedly lying under oath.
Supreme Court will also replace the top brass of BCCI with a panel of administrators.
A bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra agreed to hear the IB, through the Union of India, and admitted its appeal recently.
Five years later, she’s in New York when she hears something that shatters her world — Fadi, now a battle hardened ISIS fighter has been killed in Syria by a US drone-strike.