Jayalalithaa has been sentenced to four years in jail in disproportionate assets case.
The apex court had also barred Srinivasan from contesting any BCCI polls until he gave up ownership of Chennai Super Kings.
Section 5C of the Act provides for appeals against the order of the Board.
Earlier this month, the bench had sought the government’s stand on de-criminalising defamation.
The petition cited media reports suggesting that Justice Sathasivam being solely considered as the NHRC chief.
The poem ‘Gandhi Mala Bhetla Hota’ (I met Gandhi) allegedly attributed obscene and vulgar expletives to Gandhi.
The proposed law includes provision for penalties for abuse, misuse and unauthorised use of forensic samples for DNA profiling and the extracted DNA.
The name of the judge who will take the place of Justice Dave was not mentioned in the notice issued by SC.
The Supreme Court has constituted a three-judge bench to hear afresh the anticipatory bail plea of Teesta Setalvad and her husband in the case of alleged embezzlement of funds for a museum at Ahmedabad’s Gulbarg Society that was devastated in the 2002 riots. The apex court registry issued a notice listing the matter for hearing […]
Only 44 cases have been instituted in Delhi till date and some of these cases have been pending for long.
Justice Anil R Dave, recused himself from hearing case after an objection was raised that the judge was now an ex-officio member.
The apex court observed that the issue will get more complicated if the Army holds its selection boards.
The matter will now be referred to a three-judge Supreme Court bench.
These include two judges of the Patna High Court, one judge each for Orissa, Sikkim and Punjab and Haryana high courts.
Section 9A in Act states that a person shall be disqualified if, and for so long as, there “subsists” a contract by him with the appropriate government.