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Constitution benches of Supreme Court to hear eight matters, including Aadhaar, from January 17

Besides the challenge to the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar Act, the constitution benches, the composition of which has not been uploaded so far on the apex court's website.

published on : 13th January 2018

Supreme Court refers to Constitution bench plea against penal law on adultery

The court had said it needed to examine why a married woman, who may have been an equal partner to the offence of adultery with a married man who is not her husband, should not be punished.

published on : 5th January 2018

Supreme Court to refer to constitution bench pleas against allowing Jallikattu

The bench said it wanted to "put an end to the controversy" in view of the fact that Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra have been asserting that the laws were enacted to protect the cultural rights.

published on : 12th December 2017

SoftBank says Benchmark, Menlo Ventures ready to sell some Uber stock

A consortium led by SoftBank Group Corp launched its tender offer for shares of Uber Technologies Inc and the Japanese company said that some notable early Uber investors planned to sell stock.

published on : 29th November 2017

'Black day' in Supreme Court history: Lawyer Prashant Bhushan explains court ordeal

Bhushan, earlier in the day, tweeted that CJI Dipak Misra presided over a "hand-picked bench to override yesterday's order" by another top court bench.

published on : 11th November 2017

Protests for permanent High Court bench in West Odisha reach Cuttack

The long-standing demand for establishment of a permanent bench of High Court in Western Odisha gained momentum on Friday with thousands of people under the banner of Western Odisha Citizens’ Action C

published on : 11th November 2017

Supreme Court disposes of 14 pleas to deposit demonetised notes, refers to Constitution bench

Supreme Court today disposed of 14 petitions seeking its nod to deposit demonetised notes and said that a five-judge Constitution Bench would deal with this aspect.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Sabarimala women's entry: Over to five-judge constitution bench

The apex court have ref­e­r­red to a constitution bench the iss­u­e relating to the ban on entry of wo­m­en aged between 10 and 50 years to Kerala’s Sabarimala Temple.

published on : 14th October 2017

SC refers ban on women's entry at Sabarimala to five-judge Constitution Bench

The apex court also raised six questions, including  whether the temple can restrict women's entry, to be dealt with by constitution bench.  

published on : 13th October 2017

From October 10, five Constitution benches to hear five crucial issues

The benches would start hearing five key issues, including the tussle over administrative jurisdiction in New Delhi and a matter relating to passive euthanasia.

published on : 5th October 2017

Madras HC bench reserves orders on impleading petition by Dhinakaran

Dhinakaran in his petition had pleaded for extension of the deadline, saying the Election Commission (EC) had sought fresh submissions and it would only expand the scope of the dispute.

published on : 5th October 2017

Weekend living

Shammeer Sultan was among the young directors whose work featured in Aviyal, the second anthology of short films by Karthik Subbaraj’s Bench Talkies.

published on : 13th September 2017

Sensex rebounds on bargain buying, sentiment remains cautious

The BSE Sensex recovered by 107 points to close at 31,809.55 in a choppy trade on bargain buying by jittery investors in banking, oil & gas and auto stocks.

published on : 5th September 2017

Tamil Nadu ready to help resume Adichanallur excavations

The State government has submitted in the High Court Bench at Madurai that it is ready to extent its full cooperation to resume the excavation works stopped in Adichanallur. 

published on : 5th September 2017

Right to privacy is a fundamental right: Copy of nine-judge SC bench order

A nine judge bench in 9:0 verdict held that privacy is a part of the right to life and liberty under Article 21 and is also protected under freedom of part 3 of the Constitution.

published on : 24th August 2017
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