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Chief Justice Dipak Misra: Only CJI to face Judges' revolt

On the brighter side, CJI Misra will be given credit for the nod to live-streaming of the top court's proceedings -- a move that will take court proceedings to the drawing rooms.

published on : 1st October 2018

Can women enter Sabarimala temple? SC to rule today

The Supreme Court will consider whether the exclusion of women (between the 10-50 age group) amounts to 'discrimination' and is therefore against the Constitution.

published on : 27th September 2018

Supreme Court decriminalises adultery, says husband not master of wife

CJI, who wrote the judgement for himself and Justice Khanwilkar, said adultery dents the individuality of women and it is not a crime in countries like China, Japan and Australia.

published on : 27th September 2018

Section 377 verdict: Supreme Court legalises homosexuality

A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and comprising Rohinton Nariman, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra pronounced the verdict.

published on : 6th September 2018

Centre considers idea of bringing law to curb mob lynching in the country

The government may also further strengthen the framework relating to social media to ensure that rumours which may lead to such incidents are checked.

published on : 19th July 2018

Justice Loya verdict: Opposition leaders to discuss impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra, to meet Venkaiah Naidu today

In the wake of the Supreme Court's rejection of an independent probe into Justice Loya's death, Opposition leaders led by Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad will renew their bid for impeachment of the CJI.

published on : 20th April 2018

Judge Loya case: SC dismisses plea for SIT probe; says petitioners attempted to 'malign' judiciary

The apex court said that there is no merit in the filed petitions and there is no reason to doubt the statements of sitting judges.

published on : 19th April 2018

Supreme Court irked by senior lawyer’s remark in Justice Loya case

Senior lawyer Dushyant Dave that the judges were posing searching questions only to those who brought the B H Loya death case before it and not to the Maharashtra government.

published on : 9th March 2018

Treating Loya's case with utmost seriousness and for a cause: Supreme Court 

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra assured senior advocate Dushyant Dave that nobody can stop him from arguing the case and the top court was dealing the matter with "utmost care".

published on : 20th February 2018

Convicted criminals heading party is undemocratic: Supreme Court

Expressing concern over the practice where even a criminal continues to head a political party, the Supreme Court on Monday said it was against the basic tenets of democracy, as such a person also pos

published on : 13th February 2018

Plea seeks live streaming of key cases

Senior advocate Indira Jaising on Friday told the Supreme Court that cases of constitutional and national importance and those important for the public should be streamed live.

published on : 10th February 2018

Not much headway in resolving Supreme Court judges' crisis

Sources said some of the judges are holding informal parleys in a bid to resolve the crisis in the wake of the virtual revolt by the four judges against Chief Justice Dipak Misra.

published on : 19th January 2018

All 25 Supreme Court judges expected to meet soon to resolve crisis in judiciary

Two days after the crisis began, a seven-member delegation of the Bar Council of India today also met the Chief Justice who assured that the matter would be sorted out soon.

published on : 14th January 2018

Supreme Court to hear Rs 64 crore Bofors pay-off case in October

After 12 long years, the Supreme Court is all set to hear the Rs 64 crore Bofors pay-off case in the second week of October.

published on : 1st September 2017