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Uniform Civil Code draft handed over to law panel chief

Eight eminent citizens, including scholars, a retired senior Army officer, two Magsaysay award winners, writers, classical singer and a legal luminary have lent their weight to the draft.

SC strikes down govt plea for early hearing

A bench led by Justice B S Chauhan asked Additional Solicitor General Sidharth Luthra to approach the Court registry to have the matter listed before the judges, who passed the impugned order.


PIL on Justice K G Balakrishnan: Supreme Court seeks government reply

We are asking the Centre to file its response within three weeks,says B S Chauhan.

Apex court sets guidelines to curb ad hoc appointments

The Supreme Court has issued a slew of guidelines for high courts and trial courts to curb the menace of ad hoc appointments and to ensure availability of staff.  A Bench led by Justice B S Chauhan said all posts shall be filled by issuing advertisements in at least two newspapers, one of which must […]

SC stays Madras HC order on appointment of judges

Puts in 'abeyance' Jan 9 direction of HC directing Law Ministry to maintain status quo in respect of the list of 12 names forwarded by HC.

Court can summon even those not named as accused: SC

Both of them have also challenged the summoning order in the apex court.


SC refuses to hear plea against BJP MPs

The court’s refusal compelled petitioner Pushp Kumar Sharma to withdraw his petition for enabling him to approach an appropriate forum.

Notices to states,UTs on media briefing by police

SC had earlier asked whether states had any rules permitting the police to speak on cases related to terrorism or sensitive cases such as riots.

11 states get SC notice on PIL against Aadhaar validity

The court will take up the matter for further hearing on December 10.

Jaya case: SC seeks Karnataka response on extension to judge

The Bench had exempted Jayalalithaa from personal appearance before the Bangalore court.