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Supreme Court sets up larger bench to hear plea on lawyers' designation

The court had also tagged with Jaising's plea a petition pending in the Delhi High Court which challenged the provisions of the Advocates Act relating to designation of lawyers as...

Mar 23, 2017 20:49 PM

Jaitley over SC remarks on 'crorepati' MPs: Parliament alone has authority to approve how public money can be spent

Jaitley's comments in Rajya Sabha came after opposition MPs raised the issue of the Supreme Court's reported comments that 80 per cent former law markers are 'crorepatis'...

Mar 23, 2017 13:31 PM

Babri issue: SC defers hearing by two weeks, asks all parties to file written submission

The bench, also comprising Justice Deepak Gupta, said that Justice Nariman will be present on Thursday and it will take up the matter.

Mar 23, 2017 12:50 PM

Babri masjid-Ram temple issue: A timeline of events

The Chief Justice of India J S Khehar had offered to mediate even as the bench headed by him suggested that the parties to the dispute adopt a "give a bit and take a bit" approach.

Mar 23, 2017 10:29 AM

We need verdict not guidelines on Ram temple issue, says Shiv Sena in Saamana

Shiv Sena on Thursday said people were anticipating a decision from the Supreme Court in Ayodhya dispute instead of a suggestion.

Mar 23, 2017 09:43 AM

SC directs a larger appeal over framing guidelines for designating lawyers

The Supreme Court on Wednesday referred to a larger bench a batch of petitions seeking framing of uniform guidelines for designating lawyers as seniors by the apex court and the...

Mar 22, 2017 16:07 PM

SC issues notice to Centre, Rajya Sabha over pensionary benefits to ex-MPs, spouses

The Supreme Court issued a notice to the Centre, Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha secretariat on Wednesday seeking reply on allowances, pension being paid to former parliamentarians and...

Mar 22, 2017 13:09 PM

Babri case: SC adjourns matter of examining whether to revive conspiracy charges against LK Advani, MM Joshi, Uma Bharti till tomorrow

The Supreme Court on Wednesday adjourned the matter to examine whether to revive conspiracy charges against LK Advani, Murli M Joshi, Uma Bharti and others till Thursday.

Mar 22, 2017 11:28 AM

Ayodhya Ram Temple dispute: Modi Govt, BJP, RSS welcome SC's observations; Owaisi says Babri Masjid case is about title

The Central government, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court's suggestion of an out-of-court settlement...

Mar 22, 2017 07:43 AM

Why no category for those who couldn’t deposit demonetised notes by Dec 30: Supreme Court pulls up Modi govt

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre why it chose not to create a separate category for those who couldn’t deposit demonetised notes by December 30, 2016 unlike the NRIs...

Mar 21, 2017 23:23 PM