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Indian supreme court


Extra attempt in UPSC exam: SC urges Govt to consider representation in light of committee report

April 01, 2022 6:17 pm

A bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar was hearing a plea filed by three aspirants who had cleared the UPSC 2021 prelims exam but could not appear in all papers of the main exam after testing positive for COVID-19 and are now seeking an extra attempt to appear in the exams.

Khori Gaon demolition: SC orders alternate accommodation for evicted residents, monthly compensation

April 01, 2022 9:54 am

The Supreme Court has directed the Faridabad Municipal Corporation to pay Rs 2,000 a month to those eligible for the allotment till the flats are handed over to them.

SC seeks case details on plea for quashing of FIRs lodged over posters critical of PM Modi

July 19, 2021 3:24 pm

A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and M R Shah gave petitioner Pradeep Kumar Yadav a week to bring to its notice individual cases registered against people and said that he should have done his homework instead of relying on newspaper reports.

Farm laws: Supreme Court-appointed panel likely to submit report by March 21

March 18, 2021 11:02 pm

The committee was given two months to study the laws and consult all stakeholders. Mann had resigned shortly afterwards, leaving the three members to continue the work

Central Vista gets Supreme Court’s all-clear: 2-1 verdict says no infirmity

January 06, 2021 4:03 am

The project in the heart of New Delhi envisages construction of a new Parliament complex, buildings for central ministries, a new enclave for the Vice President, a new office and residence for the Prime Minister, among others.

Letter & spirit

January 06, 2021 8:58 am

On Central Vista project, SC is mindful of its role and limits. Government must heed its message on transparency.

Full text: Supreme Court Sabarimala temple judgment

September 28, 2018 5:35 pm

Provisions of The Kerala Hindu Places of Public Worship (Authorisation of Entry) Rules, 1965 banned women between the age of 10 and 50 from the temple.

Supreme Court seeks CBI's response on plea by Mumbai's Adarsh society

October 03, 2017 6:20 pm

A bench comprising Justices J Chelameswar and S Abdul Nazeer asked CBI to file its response within two weeks after the counsel appearing for the housing society said they needed money for maintenance of the building.

GM food products: If notified, 30 days time should be given to raise objections, says Supreme Court

August 11, 2017 9:56 pm

The Supreme Court said that provisions already exist in the Food Safety and Standards Act (FSS), 2006 in this regard and the notification can only be issued after appropriate regulations are put in place.

Supreme Court for centralised system for lower judiciary appointments

August 04, 2017 9:40 pm

"We are inclined to pass an order after reaching an amicable consensus. If the objections persist, we may still pass the orders," said a bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar.