March 28, 2020 11:01 am
Where immediacy is pre-eminent so that fait accompli may not be created (as with the validity of the Kashmir notifications, the CAA and the electoral bonds), there have been no effective hearings at the interim stage. Thus, the status quo slowly cements itself.
February 11, 2020 9:11 am
A ruling on Constitutional morality and the extent to which courts can review personal laws and religious rights furthers the legal discussion on the Uniform Civil Code.
February 11, 2020 6:22 am
It framed seven issues to be taken up by the court and fixed February 17 to start the hearing on day-to-day basis.
January 14, 2020 9:55 am
Sabarimala Temple Issue in Supreme Court Today Highlights: The top court on January 6 had notified that the petition by Indian Young Lawyers Association, seeking review of its 2018 Sabarimala judgment, had been listed.
December 05, 2019 4:49 pm
The remark by the SC bench, headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, came when senior advocate Indira Jaising, appearing for a woman devotee, Bindu Ammini, alleged violation of the 2018 apex court verdict.
December 04, 2019 12:32 pm
A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant took note of the submission of senior advocate Colin Gonsalves that the woman had not been allowed to visit the historical shrine.
November 17, 2019 11:27 am
Ten women of menstruating age were stopped from visiting the shrine Saturday, two days after the Supreme Court referred review petitions on the entry of women of all ages in Sabarimala to a large bench.
November 16, 2019 7:14 am
The latest stand is in stark contrast to the CPM-led government’s position last year when the Supreme Court had lifted the traditional bar on women of menstruating age from entering the temple.
November 14, 2019 3:28 pm
Justices D Y Chandrachud and Rohinton Nariman wrote the dissenting verdict and said not following the 2018 SC order is not an option.
April 17, 2019 7:31 am
The bench of Justices S A Bobde and S Abdul Nazeer did not seem very convinced by the submission of the petitioners who also cited the Supreme Court order in the Sabarimala case.
January 03, 2019 5:55 pm
A day after two women entered Sabarimala, several pro-Hindutva outfits have called for a statewide shutdown. The outfit backed by RSS opposes the Supreme Court verdict that lifted the ban on women of all ages in the temple.
January 02, 2019 10:25 am
Two women have entered the Sabarimala temple. Videos show them climbing up the hill and entering the sanctum.
October 18, 2018 3:35 pm
The gates of the Sabarimala temple were opened to women of all ages on Wednesday, but protesters blocked the devotees from entering the shrine and warned them of consequences.
September 28, 2018 1:35 pm
Justice Indu Malhotra said that it is not for courts to determine which religious practices are to be struck down.