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Venkat Janaki

SC to hear Ahmed Patel's plea challenging petition against his election to RS

A bench comprising of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices AM  Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud said the court will hear on July 9.

02 Jul 2018 5:57 PM

Priya Varrier moves SC, seeks quashing of FIRs, fatwa against her viral song

FIRs were issued against Varrier for a song in her debut movie on grounds that it hurt religious sentiments of Muslims.

19 Feb 2018 6:36 PM

Compensation for rape: Is valuing rape at Rs 6,500 act of charity, SC asks MP

SC asked, 'There are 1,951 rape victims in Madhya Pradesh and you are giving them Rs 6,000 to Rs 6,500 each. Is that good, commendable?'

15 Feb 2018 8:19 PM

Pleas seeking probe in Loya’s death 'politically motivated': Maharashtra govt to SC

Senior counsel appearing for Maharashtra said, 'Apart from politics, there is nothing amiss in the death of Loya.'

12 Feb 2018 9:33 PM

SC slams CBI for its approach into probe on Manipur fake encounter killings

SC also directed the NHRC to depute 3 persons to associate with the SIT to carry out investigation in 17 out of the 42 cases.

12 Feb 2018 5:30 PM


Don't refuse social benefits to citizens without Aadhaar: SC to Centre

Sibal in his tirade against the Aadhaar law said it violated fundamental right to privacy of the individual.

08 Feb 2018 6:16 PM

Declined by HC, SC protects Bhima-Koregaon violence accused Ekbote

A Bench of Justices Kurian Joseph and Shantanagouder said if Ekbote is held, he would be released on bail on furnishing a surety for Rs 2L.

07 Feb 2018 5:02 PM

SC rejects plea to make sexual offences gender neutral, terms it as ‘imaginative’

The apex court said, 'We are not saying a woman cannot rape a man but these come under different offence under the IPC.'

02 Feb 2018 6:12 PM

2008 Malegaon blast case: SC refuses to stay criminal trial against Col Purohit

The court said, prayer for stay would be considered after 4 wks after the NIA and Maharashtra government filed their response.

29 Jan 2018 9:32 PM

Cow vigilantism: SC slaps contempt notices on Rajasthan, Maha, Gujarat, Haryana

SC gave state govts 1 wk to submit their reports on nomination of police officers and instructions issued to them to curb cow vigilantism.

29 Jan 2018 7:49 PM


Need to balance national interest, right to privacy: SC on Aadhaar issue

Kapil Sibal, appearing for one of the petitioners, said: “Big brother is constantly watching us. Why should the big brother have that data?

24 Jan 2018 7:22 PM

Triple talaq a sin, has no sanction in Quran, rules Supreme Court

The question that needs to be answered is only whether triple talaq has any legal sanctity, Justice Kurian Joseph said.

22 Aug 2017 9:29 PM