Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to hear the Delhi government ‘s case on power and jurisdiction of the  government  vis-a- vis  the centre. The two-judge bench of Dipak Mishra and U U Lalit said the Apex court will hear it once the Delhi High Court gives its verdict on this issue. The …

Alwar: In a gross violation of Supreme Court’s order a 23-year-old girl was tied with a rope after arrest  in a dowry harassment case by the Jharkhand police. The girl   was seen in that posture  at  Alwar  railway station  and later taken to Jharkhand in a train  on Tuesday. Some  passengers and newsmen at …

New Delhi: Expanding the scope of right to self-defence, the Supreme Court has ruled that a person will be right in taking law into his hands if he witnessed his parents or relatives are being assaulted. The significant judgement has come during the hearing in the case of two persons who had been convicted by the …

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday permitted the release of ‘Udta Punjab’ after refusing the plea of a Non Government Organisation (NGO), which sought stay on its release. The apex Court has not interfered with the Bombay High Court’s decision and now the flick, which was clouded with controversies, will release on Friday. A …

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) inquiry into the Jawaharbagh violence at Mathura in Uttar Pradesh. The two-judge bench ,comprising Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghosh and Justice Amitabh Rai ,heard the case  filed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ashwini Upadhyay. …

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed Italian Marine Salvatore Girone to return to his country and stay there till the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea settled a jurisdictional dispute on initiating criminal proceedings against Girone and another Marine for killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012. The bench …

  New Delhi: Congress general secretary, Rahul Gandhi, has got no relief from the Supreme Court in the criminal defamation case. He will have to face the charge. In a landmark judgement, the court ruled on Friday that the criminal defamation law will not be scrapped as it was not against the spirit of the …

New Delhi: Scrapping its own controversial judgement of single common entrance test (NEET) for admissions in MBBS, BDS and PG courses in private medical institution, the Supreme Court on Monday said that the decision was taken by the then Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir without any discussion on the day of his retirement. A five-judge Constitution Bench headed …