Tag: apex court

CJI takes stock of judicial functioning during pandemic, takes up issue of vacancies in HCs with CJs

Chief Justice of India (CJI) N V Ramana took up the issue of vacancies in high courts in his first-ever virtual meeting with chief justices...

Journalist bodies welcome Supreme Court verdict on sedition case against Vinod Dua

Journalist bodies including the Editors Guild of India (EGI) Friday welcomed the Supreme Court verdict on the sedition case against veteran journalist Vinod Dua. The...

Supreme Court to government: Why different prices of Covid-19 vaccine for states and Centre? | India News

NEW DELHI: In the suo moto proceedings on the Covid-19 crisis, the Supreme Court on Friday asked a string of questions to the Centre about...

SC adjourns criminal prosecution against two Italian marines for killing two fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012 | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned the matter for a week, related to the closing of the criminal prosecution against two Italian marines...

Time has come for appointment of woman as Chief Justice of India: SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday said that time has come when a woman should be Chief Justice of India and stressed that there...

COVID-19 pandemic: Supreme Court proposes to lift extension of limitation period

The Supreme Court Wednesday said it proposes to lift the extension of limitation period for filing appeals which was granted by it with effect from...

religious conversion: Supreme Court refuses to entertain plea challenging laws dealing with religious conversion

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Wednesday refused to entertain a plea challenging the validity of laws enacted by states, including Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, which...

Want to “get back to action” but will go by medical advice, says SC on physical hearing

The Supreme Court, which has been conducting hearing through video-conferencing since March last year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Wednesday said it want to “get back...

Farmers prepared to protest till May 2024: BKU leader Tikait | India News

NAGPUR: Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday said farmers are prepared to protest against the Centre‘s new farm laws “till May 2024”,...

Farmers’ agitation: Bar Council of India urges people to respect judiciary

New Delhi: Amidst ongoing protest by farmers against the three controversial farm laws, Bar Council of India (BCI) on Wednesday urged them to respect the...

SC order against government wish, but ‘sarva-manya’; committee ‘impartial’: MoS agriculture | India News

NEW DELHI: The government on Tuesday said the Supreme Court order to stay implementation of three new farm laws is against its wish but the...

Supreme Court to hear pleas on farm laws, ongoing agitation at Delhi borders on Monday

NEW DELHI: Amid a deadlock in the government’s negotiations with protesting farmer unions, the Supreme Court is scheduled to hear on Monday a clutch of...

Covid-19 patients treated as untouchables once posters pasted on their homes, says SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Thursday said that once posters are pasted outside the homes of Covid-19 patients, these people are treated as “untouchables”, reflecting...