Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Supreme Court verdict


Justice for Nirbhaya: Twitter buzzes with strong-headed reactions on the SC verdict

May 05, 2017 7:56 pm

Calling it the "most brutal, barbaric and diabolical attack" on the victim, Supreme Court finally passed its verdict on the convicts of the 2012 gangrape case.

Opportunities in a crisis

September 29, 2014 7:56 am

The Supreme Court verdict provides scope for largescale and speedy reforms in the coal sector.

Jayalalithaa must quit as Chief Minister, can’t contest 2016 election

September 28, 2014 11:08 am

Only HC stay on conviction could save her, but that’s unlikely

Ram temple issue will be raised in 2015: VHP 

August 24, 2014 6:08 pm

"VHP has saved over 10,000 girls after counselling in the past, and many of them got remarried with Hindu boys."

Supreme Court recognises third gender, glimmer of hope for gays

April 16, 2014 8:35 am

The bench gave the Centre, states and union territories six months to implement its judgement.

Jayalalithaa silent on sentence commutation

February 19, 2014 12:48 am

The AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu, headed by J Jayalalithaa, however, is maintaining a studied silence.

Kutch farmers get lip service from ministers at Guru Nanak jayanti

December 26, 2013 4:19 am

The Minister of State for Law and Justice,Pradip Chudasama,and BJP MP from Amritsar,Navjot Singh Sidhu,were also present at the event.

State decides teacher-pupil ratio for primary schools

January 09, 2014 4:55 pm

1:30 or 1:40 at the most for Classes I-V and 1:35 for Classes VI-VIII

Gay sex verdict: Rajnath Singh backs SC,says BJP cannot justify unnatural acts

December 15, 2013 1:51 am

BJP would have to stand by Rajnath as party president's view is the party's position.

Gay sex verdict: To undo SC ruling,govt says it will change law,file review plea

December 13, 2013 4:01 am

Tone set after Sonia says Parliament should address issue,Rahul says he backs Delhi HC verdict.


Sec 377 verdict | We did not want it to be struck down. SC gave us a good start: Gautam Yadav, The Humsafar Trust

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

The Supreme Court has legalised same-sex relationships by striking down provisions of section 377 that made it illegal. Gautam Yadav of The Humsafar Trust, an NGO, explains how this judgment benefits the community.