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Sutlej Yamuna Link canal: Decrees passed by court can't be flouted, says SC

The bench, which asked the Centre and Punjab to file their replies to Haryana’s plea seeking compliance of court’s order, said the interim order of status quo will continue.

Jan 18, 2017 21:31 PM

Supreme Court agrees to hear pleas of Narmada dam oustees on day-to-day basis

The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to accord day-to-day hearing to pleas pertaining to rehabilitation of oustees of the Sardar Sarovar Project (SSP) on Narmada river in various...

Jan 18, 2017 18:01 PM

Thousands protest in support of Jallikattu at Chennai's Marina Beach

About 4,000 protesters gathered at Chennai’s Marina Beach on Wednesday to protest the removal of ban on bill-taming sport Jallikattu.

Jan 18, 2017 16:15 PM

Supreme Court says stray dogs have a right to live

"Stray dogs have a right to live," was how the Supreme Court reacted sharply today when a submission was made that such canines should be completely destroyed across the country.

Jan 17, 2017 20:37 PM

Cycle symbol war continues? Akhilesh Yadav camp files caveat in SC

Akhilesh Yadav faction of the Samajwadi Party on Tuesday filed a caveat in the Supreme Court to pre-empt any attempt by the group led by his father Mulayam Singh Yadav to get an...

Jan 17, 2017 20:32 PM

Supreme Court asks Centre to file an updated report on status of Ganga cleaning projects

The Apex Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to file an updated report on the status of projects going under the Ganga cleaning programmes in five states through which the river...

Jan 17, 2017 20:29 PM

Supreme Court reserves order on plea to transfer Shahabuddin from Siwan jail

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its judgment on the issue of whether to shift controversial RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin from Siwan jail to any prison outside Bihar.

Jan 17, 2017 18:06 PM

Things to move fast at BCCI under SC administrators: Lodha

To a specific query on what he feels about the delay in implementation of the reforms, he said, “I think better late than never. Of course, there is a delay of six months, but I...

Jan 17, 2017 11:16 AM

Police detains over 500 people for protesting in support of Jallikattu in Madurai

More than 500 protestors have been detained by the police in Alanganallur of Tamil Nadu’s Madurai on Tuesday.

Jan 17, 2017 10:35 AM

After Supreme Court bans liquor shops on highways, villagers demand route diversion

The Supreme Court had on December 15, 2016, ordered a ban on all liquor shops on national as well as state highways across the country and made it clear that licenses of existing...

Jan 16, 2017 17:55 PM