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SC keeps pending petitions challenging notification on entry of minorities

SC keeps pending petitions challenging notification on entry of minorities

🕔12:17, 14.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 14  The Supreme Court on Monday kept in abeyance a challenge to two notifications on the Passport Act and the Foreigners Act that permitted all religious minorities, except Muslims, to stay in India even if they had

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SC issues notice on Sajjan Kumar’s plea

SC issues notice on Sajjan Kumar’s plea

🕔12:13, 14.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 14  The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the CBI on former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar’s appeal challenging the Delhi High Court verdict sentencing him to life imprisonment following his conviction in one of the

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SC defers Ayodhya case to Jan 29

SC defers Ayodhya case to Jan 29

🕔12:53, 10.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 10  The Supreme Court on Thursday deferred the Ayodhya title dispute to January 29, saying that the five judge bench to hear the case will be reconstituted as Justice U.U. Lalit has recused himself. The apex court

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SC reinstates Alok Verma as CBI Director – with limited powers

SC reinstates Alok Verma as CBI Director – with limited powers

🕔12:24, 8.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 8  The Supreme Court on Tuesday reinstated Alok Verma as the CBI Director, setting aside the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) and the Centre’s decision to divest him of his powers to function as the head of the

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SC junks pleas seeking court-monitored probe into Rafale deal

SC junks pleas seeking court-monitored probe into Rafale deal

🕔12:14, 14.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 14  The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed four petitions seeking court-monitored probe into the purchase of 36 Rafale jet fighters in ready to fly conditions holding that the decision making process was not in doubt and it

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Assam NRC claims, objections can be filed till Dec 31: SC

Assam NRC claims, objections can be filed till Dec 31: SC

🕔17:53, 12.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 12  The Supreme Court on Wednesday extended till December 31 the deadline for filing claims and objection by around 40 lakh people who were left out of Assam’s draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) A bench of

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SC ban on crackers on Diwali in Delhi-NCR not very effective

SC ban on crackers on Diwali in Delhi-NCR not very effective

🕔07:12, 8.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 8  Despite the Supreme Courts directives, people in Delhi-NCR on Wednesday continued to burst crackers on Diwali well past the 10 p.m. deadline though the air quality index (AQI) showed a slight improvement over last year. The

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SC to hear Ayodhya title suit in January 2019

SC to hear Ayodhya title suit in January 2019

🕔12:44, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29  The Supreme Court on Monday directed the listing of the Ayodhya title suit matter in January 2019 before an appropriate bench. However, it declined to specify any dates.

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Ex-SC judge to supervise CVC probe against Alok Verma

Ex-SC judge to supervise CVC probe against Alok Verma

🕔12:20, 26.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 26  The Supreme Court on Friday appointed one of its former judges, Justice A.K. Patnaik, to supervise the inquiry into the allegations against CBI Director Alok Verma while giving two weeks time to the CVC to complete

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BSVI compliant vehicles from April 2020: SC

BSVI compliant vehicles from April 2020: SC

🕔09:18, 25.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 25  The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered that from April 1, 2020, only Euro VI fuel compliant vehicles will be permitted to be sold and registered across the country. A bench of Justice Madan B. Lokur, Justice S.

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SC permits bursting of only green firecrackers

SC permits bursting of only green firecrackers

🕔12:25, 23.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 23  The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that only green firecrackers with reduced emission and decibel levels will be permitted during all religious festivals. On Diwali firecrackers could be burst between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., the

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Sabarimala review plea: SC to take a call on Tuesday

Sabarimala review plea: SC to take a call on Tuesday

🕔13:18, 22.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 22 The Supreme Court will on Tuesday decide on hearing of a batch of petitions seeking recall of a Constitution Bench verdict permitting women in the age group of 10 to 50 years entry into the Sabarimala temple

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SC places 3 Amrapali directors in police custody

SC places 3 Amrapali directors in police custody

🕔18:24, 9.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 9  The Supreme Court on Tuesday placed in police custody three directors of the Amrapali Group of companies till they hand over documents related to their 46 companies to forensic auditors. A bench of Justice Arun Mishra

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SC declines early hearing of Sabarimala review plea

SC declines early hearing of Sabarimala review plea

🕔11:45, 9.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 9  The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined an early hearing of petitions seeking recall of a Constitution Bench judgment allowing entry of women in the age group of 10 to 50 years into the Sabarimala temple in

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SC allows ArcelorMittal, NuMetal to bid for Essar Steel once dues cleared

SC allows ArcelorMittal, NuMetal to bid for Essar Steel once dues cleared

🕔14:15, 4.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 4  The Supreme Court on Thursday gave two weeks time to NuMetal and ArcelorMittal to clear their corporate dues and become eligible to bid for the insolvency-hit Essar Steel. A bench of Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman and

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Supreme Court will be supreme, no one can steal its independence: CJI

Supreme Court will be supreme, no one can steal its independence: CJI

🕔08:00, 2.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 2  Demitting office after a tumultuous tenure, Chief Justice Dipak Misra on Monday said the Supreme Court will stand supreme not just for now but for all times to come and that judicial independence cannot be taken

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SC opens Sabarimala gates to women aged 10-50

SC opens Sabarimala gates to women aged 10-50

🕔14:45, 28.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 28  The Supreme Court on Friday opened the gates of the Sabarimala temple dedicated to Lord Ayyappa in Kerala to the women in the 10-50 age group, saying the ban violated their fundamental rights and constitutional guarantees.

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SC rejects plea for Constitution Bench on Ayodhya dispute

SC rejects plea for Constitution Bench on Ayodhya dispute

🕔16:08, 27.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 27  The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a plea for referring the Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute to a larger Constitutional Bench and decided that a newly set up three-judge bench will hear the case from October 29. “No

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Women can’t be treated as chattel: SC strikes down adultery law

Women can’t be treated as chattel: SC strikes down adultery law

🕔16:07, 27.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 27 In another landmark judgement, the Supreme Court on Thursday decriminalised adultery after striking down a British era law, Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code, terming it as unconstitutional, archaic and manifestly arbitrary, with one judge saying

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SC upholds Aadhaar but with modifications

SC upholds Aadhaar but with modifications

🕔13:15, 26.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 26  The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the validity of the Aadhaar document but with modifications holding that the unique identity number will not be needed for opening bank accounts, admissions in schools or for getting mobile

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