Taking note of the grievances of both the state governments regarding the order passed by the Cauvery Supervisory Committee a day ago, the court gave both the states three days to submit their objections to the report of the Supervisory Committee.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL that sought an immediate stop to the grant of monetary aid and other facilities by the government to separatist groups in Jammu and Kashmir.
The Supreme Court Wednesday said that “there should not be any delay” after a file for the appointment of a judge is cleared by the Collegium, even as the Centre maintained it was in the process of clearing the names.
The Supreme Court Monday asserted that “making a strong criticism of the government” is not even defamatory, let alone seditious.
Rahul Gandhi, in an election speech, alleged that the RSS had killed Mahatma Gandhi.
As the Supreme Court upholds his life sentence 23 years after he was arrested, India’s oldest terror convict ails, his bedridden wife clings on to hope.
Sources said the actual amount of black money outflow, through trade-based money laundering, could be far less than mentioned in the report.
A vacation bench said that courts cannot order a CBI probe as a matter of routine since it is for the state government concerned to decide on the issue of handing over the probe.
The revised MoP further provides that once the Centre has rejected a recommendation it will not be bound to reconsider it even after reiteration by the collegium.
Arun Jaitley’s remarks on judicial activism are timely. The Supreme Court is increasingly, and controversially, asserting control over the executive and legislature.
While the official reason proffered is “on humanitarian grounds”, the underlying reason has more to do with Italy’s blocking of India’s entry into the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR).
Girone and Latorre, who were on board Enrica Lexie, are accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast on February 15, 2012.
The apex court dismissed the petition as withdrawn after the counsel agreed to withdraw the plea.
SC judgment on criminal defamation ignores the fact that the parties involved in defamation complaints are rarely equals.
The main opposition National Conference has described it as an “infringement” on the state’s “special status and autonomy”, and former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has criticised the Supreme Court for going beyond its purview to uphold NEET in J&K.