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Ayodhya case: Sunni Waqf Board offers to opt out

Mediation panel report lists conditions to withdraw title claim; bench to study it today.

17 Oct 2019

SC recalls its 2018 verdict diluting provisions of arrest under SC/ST Act

A bench of justices Arun Mishra, M R Shah and B R Gavai said the struggle of SC/ST people for equality is still not over in the country.

02 Oct 2019

Collegium bows to government, recommends Justice Akil Kureshi as Chief Justice of Tripura HC

In May, the Collegium had recommended that Justice Kureshi be appointed as Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.

22 Sep 2019

These four were classmates in law college, now judges at Supreme Court

There are several other judges, including CJI Ranjan Gogoi who studied at the same college, though in different batches.

21 Sep 2019

Right to internet: Kerala High Court's order raises questions on Jammu and Kashmir

A student of Sree Narayana College in Kozhikode filed a writ petition challenging restrictions on usage of mobile phone and bar on undergraduate students from accessing laptops in the hostel. 

20 Sep 2019

Supreme Court appoints four new judges after collegium push

The collegium headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi had recommended the four names for elevation.

19 Sep 2019

Ease J&K communication curbs while not compromising on security: CJI

The response came while hearing a petition by child rights activist Enakshi Ganguly on the state of children between six and 18 years because of the restrictions in J&K. 

17 Sep 2019

‘Over 71,000 terror Acts in J&K’

Attorney General K K Venugopal defends communication blockade in Valley, says there was a three-pronged attack on state administration before August 5

17 Sep 2019

ED fought for Chidambaram custody in SC, backed out in trial court

Sibal told Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar there was no principle in law that once an accused’s police custody is over, he would have to be sent to jail as a necessary consequence.

06 Sep 2019

Collegium’s SC picks could face government heat

Centre may flag skew in regional representation, bypassing of seniority, as it did in the case of Justice Joseph.

05 Sep 2019

INX media case: Supreme Court extends Chidambaram's CBI custody till September 5

Both lawyers agreed and told the bench that they will not press for interim bail before the trial court till the apex court passes the order.

03 Sep 2019

39 judges get training for better case management and disposal

Bogged down with a huge pendency of cases, judges are now being trained for supervisory and administrative skills so that better case management and disposal of cases can be achieved.

02 Sep 2019

District judges told not to flood lordship with SMSes

The note was sent to all the district judges of Allahabad via fax and email and was asked to be treated as most urgent.

24 Aug 2019

No, thanks: P Chidambaram to offer of seat in court

CBI personnel were all over the place and occupied every inch of space in the court room along with lawyers, journalists and visitors.

23 Aug 2019

INX Media case: Chidambaram’s legal side comes to fore briefly at CBI court

Senior advocate Abhishek M Singhvi also appeared for Chidambaram and opposed the CBI’s plea by saying that the former union minister was not a flight risk.

23 Aug 2019