Addressing a gathering at the Tis Hazari courts complex here to mark Republic Day, Rijiju said the Modi government has not taken a single step to undermine the judiciary.
Rai in his plea had argued that though he had joined the event but was not present at the site where the alleged incident had taken place.
ISRO espionage case: SC sets aside anticipatory bail of four former officers; asks HC to consider bail pleas afresh
The court granted interim protection from arrest to the accused for five weeks and till the HC decides their pleas subject to them cooperating in the investigation.
Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Friday said 'Scindia is a `gaddar' (traitor), true gaddar, real gaddar and 24 carat gaddar.'
Sibal’s contention was that since Jallikattu involved an ancient practice of breeding native bulls by the local communities it also served the cause of conservation of a Native breed of cattle.
There can’t be uniformity in education since each State has its own cultural ethos, and unique characteristics, he added.
He is expected to appear for the state when the court takes up the case again on November 3.
A bench of Justices Ajay Rastogi and CT Ravikumar tagged Abdullah’s petition which also sought an independent probe into the incidents of hate speech and hate crimes against the Muslim community.
While Savukku Shankar’s speech may be viewed by many as intemperate, the question arises as to how mere comments on social media can undermine a pillar of the world’s largest democracy.
Sibal on August 6 made critical statements concerning some recent verdicts of the apex court as a speaker in an event organized here.
The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday raided the home of Sisodia and 30 other locations in connection with alleged corruption in the implementation of the Delhi Excise Policy.
Sibal, a former Law Minister was critical of the apex court's recent judgements in the Zakia Jafri case as well as on the pleas pertaining to the interpretation of certain provisions of the PMLA.
As per section 15 of the Contempt of Courts Act, the nod of the Attorney General or the Solicitor General is a condition precedent to set the criminal contempt proceedings in motion.
During the hearing, the CJI sought the opinion of senior advocate and Rajya Sabha MP Kapil Sibal, who was present in court for some other matter, on the issue.
Kapil Sibal suggests keeping one day in week for any matter Opposition wishes to discuss in Parliament
Parliament has failed to transact any significant business so far since the Monsoon Session began on July 18 with the Opposition seeking a debate on price rise and GST on certain items of daily use.
Sibal also said that in recent years, free speech, and how it has been interpreted by the Supreme Court, unfortunately, is not allowed the space that is constitutionally permissible to it.
The Prayagraj Development Authority (PDA) on Sunday demolished the house of the alleged mastermind of Friday's violence in Prayagraj amid heavy police deployment.
Jain was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday in a money laundering case, with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) calling it a political move ahead of the Himachal polls.
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The SP has followed a three-pronged strategy-- of mollifying Azam Khan, cementing ties with RLD and keeping the minority community in good humour--with an eye on the general elections of 2024.