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SC imposes Rs 1 lakh fine on lawyer for filing frivolous PIL

July 10, 2017 8:55 pm

"You have filed a PIL having 160 pages. I read it once and could not understand, and then I read again. What is your problem? We want to know what you are asking for," a bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar said.

Apex court lifts its order restraining Wildlife Board

November 22, 2014 2:04 am

The court agreed to vacate the three-month-long restraint order.

Apex court refuses to shut Army chief’s appointment case

October 14, 2014 1:16 am

Dastane retired on August 31 while Dalbir Singh’s appointment took effect from August 1.

No magic broom

August 29, 2014 12:00 am

On including the chargesheeted in ministries, SC does well to leave it to the politicians.

Uttarakhand govt to move SC against ban on hydro-power projects

May 23, 2014 2:55 pm

In 2008, the government had banned 480 MW Pala Maneri along with another 381 MW power project following a hunger-strike by Environmentalist GD Agarwal.

After apex court blow, BEST worried about losing its high-end power consumers

May 10, 2014 2:53 am

Supreme Court has ruled that Tata Power Company can lay its network in BEST jurisdiction to supply electricity.

SC on RTE Act: Will file review petition if there is scope, say non-minority schools

May 07, 2014 12:57 am

Not happy with the order, the capital’s non-minority schools said they will file a review petition if there was 'scope' to do so.

Centre to file curative petition in apex court

March 21, 2014 12:50 am

A three-judge Bench had passed an order on January 21 commuting the death penalty.

Apex court refers euthanasia issue to Constitution Bench

February 26, 2014 12:29 am

Says decision in 1996 did not arrive at conclusion for validity of euthanasia, be it active or passive.

Convicts 'enjoyed' life in prison, govt tells apex court

February 04, 2014 11:37 pm

The trio cited the 11-year-long delay by the President in deciding their mercy plea while pleading for commutation.