Supreme Court


Supreme Court of India to government: Set up system to deal with violence against women in Manipur

Taking note of the violence in Manipur, the Indian Supreme Court today called for evolving a broad mechanism to deal with violence against...


This fight isn’t over, says Joe Biden as US Supreme Court strikes down USD400 billion student loan relief plan

Biden issued a statement that he would stop at nothing to find other ways to deliver relief to hard-working middle-class American families,...


Indian Supreme Court to hear case to deal with suicide by married men

The Supreme Court of India will hear a plea looking to create guidelines to tackle the issue of suicide by married men subjected to domestic...


Panel investigating Hindenburg allegations against Adani Group gives clean chit to SEBI

A Supreme Court-appointed expert panel investigating India's regulatory mechanism regarding the Hindenburg allegations against the Adani...


Indian student in UK sent email threatening Salman Khan, claim cops

The Mumbai Police today issued a look out circular (LOC) against an Indian student pursuing medical education in the United Kingdom for...


Wrestlers' protest: SC closes proceedings, police still deployed at Jantar Mantar

After the Supreme Court today closed the proceedings on a plea that sought an FIR against Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) chief Brij...


Same-sex marriage in India: Supreme Court lawyers hit out at Bar Council resolution that opposed SC hearings

Two organisations of lawyers in India are pitted against each other on whether or not the Supreme Court should hear the clutch of petitions...


Protesting wrestlers call for WFI chief's arrest as Delhi Police file FIRs

The Indian wrestlers sitting in protest at Jantar Mantar today said they will continue doing so despite the Supreme Court directing the...


Same-sex marriage in India: Basic rights not subject to whims and vagaries of majority, says lesbian lawyer

The Supreme Court of India has resumed its hearing on petitions related to legalising same-sex marriage, even as the Bar Council of India...


Rahul Gandhi vacates official bungalow, moves in with Sonia

While vacating his official residence, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said that he was ready to pay any price for speaking the truth.


Same-sex marriage in India: Even after 377, Milord, there is a stigma, Supreme Court told

The suspense over whether or not the Supreme Court of India would rule in favour of legalising same-sex marriage has remained unabated, as...


Same-sex marriage petitions hearing begins in Supreme Court of India

The issue of legal recognition for same-sex marriage comes up in the Supreme Court of India today, as a five-judge Constitution bench of the...


Singapore Chief Justice guest of honour as Supreme Court of India celebrates its founding on 73rd anniversary

Singapore News: The Supreme Court of India hosted its first-ever celebration of the 73rd anniversary of its establishment.

Past Events

Supreme Court to hear pleas challenging BBC documentary ban next week

The Supreme Court of India hear requests challenging the use of emergency powers to block the controversial BBC documentary on Prime...


In a 4:1 majority, SC upholds Centre’s demonetisation move

The Supreme Court upheld the decision of the Central government taken in 2016 to demonetise the currency notes of INR 500 and INR 1000...


Justice DY Chandrachud takes oath as Chief Justice of India

Justice Dhananjaya Y Chandrachud was sworn in as the 50th Chief Justice of India today by President Droupadi Murmu at a ceremony in...


Supreme Court asks lawyers to close hijab row

News: The Supreme Court last week asked the counsel appearing for the petitioners in the Karnataka hijab ban controversy to wrap up their...


Noida twin towers demolished with controlled implosion

Supertech's Apex and Ceyane towers in Noida, Uttar Pradesh were razed in pursuance of a Supreme Court order and were demolished twin towers...


Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray resigns ahead of floor test

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray resigned today after the Supreme Court allowed a no-trust vote to be held tomorrow in the...


Jailed Sidhu taken for medical test after special diet plea

Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, lodged in Patiala central prison in connection with 1988 road rage death case, was taken for a medical...


Supreme Court of India to hear plea against bail to Lakhimpur violence accused

The Supreme Court of India will hear next Tuesday a plea challenging the bail granted to Ashish Mishra by the Allahabad high court last...


Indian Supreme Court dismisses plea seeking to scrap offline exams

The India Supreme Court plea had sought directions to the CBSE and other education boards, which have proposed to hold board examinations in...


Mediapart's revelations trigger political slugfest between BJP, Congress

After French investigative portal Mediapart alleged that the Rafale jets maker paid EUR 7.5 million to a middleman during the UPA's regime,...


Yuvraj Singh detained, questioned by cops over casteist social media post; out on bail

Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh was arrested yesterday in Haryana’s Hisar district over a controversy about his alleged casteist...


UK court declares fugitive Indian businessman Vijay Mallya bankrupt

United Kingdom court declared Indian businessman Vijay Mallya bankrupt. This will pave the way for a consortium of State Bank of India (SBI)...