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J.S. Khehar

Of politics, talaq and judgments

The two Quranic safeguards render triple talaq void. The courts will determine whether the reason for divorce was “reasonable”.

03 Sep 2017 12:32 AM

SC rejects plea challenging Justice Dipak Misra’s selection as CJI

May be, the entire exercise was done just to gain some limelight in the media with no seriousness to press the writ petition.

27 Aug 2017 1:58 AM

A wake-up call for the Muslim clergy

The three other judges on the bench gave a clear verdict that triple talaq is invalid.

25 Aug 2017 12:38 AM

NLUD a great centre of learning, says JS Khehar

In addition to the degrees, 24 gold medals and cash prizes were also awarded to students of different batches.

13 Aug 2017 4:39 AM

ICJ wants CJI to order probe against SC judge

In 2013, the ICJ had taken up the matter of impeachment of former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake with the Sri Lankan government.

26 Jul 2017 1:44 AM


Constitution bench to hear Aadhaar pleas July 18

Last week, a three-judge bench refused to pass any interim order and said the issue had to be decided only by the Constitution bench.

13 Jul 2017 2:37 AM

CS Karnan asks Bengal gov for bail or parole

“The appeal has been sent by speed post to the governor,” Mr Karnan’s counsel Mathew J. Nedumpara said on Monday.

27 Jun 2017 1:37 AM

Supreme Court: Can women have ‘no triple talaq’ clause in nikah?

Sibal compared the Muslim community to small birds and said the community’s nests must have the Supreme Court’s protection.

18 May 2017 12:55 AM

SC to study if triple talaq basic to Islam, not go into polygamy

During the arguments, the CJI asked the counsel what had prevented Parliament from enacting a law to ban “triple talaq”.

12 May 2017 1:23 AM

Narendra Modi launches system for SC to go paperless

Praises judiciary for decision to hear cases during vacation.

11 May 2017 2:46 AM


Police in 3 states hunt for CS Karnan

The second Andhra police team also returned disappointed after gaining no clue about the judge’s whereabouts.

11 May 2017 1:17 AM

Supreme Court jails Justice Karnan for six months

Calcutta HC judge guilty of contempt; West Bengal DGP told to arrest him.

10 May 2017 4:20 AM

NGO draws SC ire on frivolous pleas, fined Rs 25 lakh

The court also imposed a life-long ban on the trust and its representative from approaching any court in future.

02 May 2017 5:51 AM

Supreme Court orders health test of defiant Karnan on May 4

HC judge ‘directs’ psychological examination of CJI, 6 SC judges.

02 May 2017 1:09 AM

Enact a law to regulate NGOs, Supreme Court tells Centre

The NGOs will only be granted accreditation after evaluating their internal governance and ethical standards.

27 Apr 2017 3:09 AM


Govt plans unique ID for all cows, judges told

The Centre, in its response, said it was widely accepted that the cattle that was smuggled was a byproduct of the dairy industry.

25 Apr 2017 3:28 AM

Supreme Court lens on road renaming to beat ban

Six roads connecting Chandigarh to other towns which were declared as state highways had now been declared as major roads.

13 Apr 2017 2:33 AM

Pellet guns being used as last resort, govt tells SC

Justice Chandrachud observed that children between 11 and 20 are seen and in cases students up to 28 years are in the crowd.

11 Apr 2017 2:44 AM

Parties must be made to honour poll promises, says CJI

President Pranab Mukherjee said that all the political parties will have to develop a voluntary code of conduct for their working.

09 Apr 2017 1:38 AM

Supreme Court to hear petition of Bangladeshi minorities

The PIL deals with those who came to India, particularly in Assam, West Bengal and Meghalaya.

08 Apr 2017 3:06 AM