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SC to hear creamy layer exclusion matter after 2 weeks

The petition urged the top court to formulate a 'means test' for identification of 'creamy layer in SCs and STs.

02 Dec 2019 3:27 PM

Rafale documents not stolen, petitioners used photocopies: AG

Official sources said the AG’s use of word stolen was probably 'stronger' and could have been avoided.

09 Mar 2019 8:42 AM

SC holds CBI’s Nageswara Rao, legal adviser guilty of contempt of court

SC imposed fine of Rs 1 lakh each for wilfully disobeying order by transferring A K Sharma, probing Bihar shelter home cases.

12 Feb 2019 1:01 PM

Supreme Court notice to lawyer Prashant Bhushan on contempt plea by AG and Centre

The SC bench said criticising the court may lead to interference in the course of justice.

06 Feb 2019 12:31 PM

Two different voices in SC are dangerous: Attorney General Venugopal

Venugopal hailed as 'enlightened' the dissenting judgment given by top court judge Justice Indu Malhotra in the Sabarimala case.

10 Dec 2018 8:05 AM


This must stop, says Supreme Court on Kanwariya violence

Govt urged the SC to fix responsibility for destruction of pvt and public property during riots and protests.

11 Aug 2018 1:24 AM

Refrain from making comments on PILs: Centre to Supreme Court

The exchanges between SC and AG occurred when bench was hearing matter relating to conditions prevailing in 1,382 prisons across country.

08 Aug 2018 9:01 PM

SC to constitute panel to look into issues in jails across country

The court is hearing a matter relating to inhuman conditions prevailing in 1,382 prisons across the country.

08 Aug 2018 4:10 PM

SC grants time for live streaming of proceedings

The Court asked the Attorney General to give his suggestions in writing, and listed the matter for further hearing on August 17.

04 Aug 2018 1:33 AM

Govt: Plan to set up hub for social media dropped

The A-G said following the observations made by the Supreme Court on the last hearing, the Centre had withdrawn the RFP notification.

04 Aug 2018 1:12 AM


Live streaming of judicial proceedings can begin on trial basis: Centre to SC

On July 9, the top court had termed the proposal of live streaming of court proceedings the 'need of the hour'.

23 Jul 2018 1:23 PM

BS Yeddyurappa letters to Vajubhai Vala face SC scrutiny on Friday

The CJI asked Jethmalani to make a mention on Friday when the case is to be taken up for hearing by a bench headed by Justice Sikri.

18 May 2018 5:08 AM

Judiciary-govt spat in Supreme Court over judges’ posting

The A-G informed the bench that the SC collegium had on April 19 sent recommendation for appointment of Manipur chief justice.

05 May 2018 4:29 AM

SC/ST Act: No stay on order, apex court says stepped in to fill gaps in law

Attorney General KK Venugopal said the verdict has seriously affected morale of the community, for whom the law was a source of protection.

04 May 2018 8:38 AM

Master of roster: Only CJI can decide on allocating cases, AG tells SC

If a number of judges are involved in deciding on allocation of cases, it might lead to a 'chaos', the AG said.

27 Apr 2018 2:27 PM


Supreme Court to examine plea on CJI’s power

Dave cited the 1998 judges case in which the Supreme Court itself had interpreted the CJI to mean collegium of judges.

14 Apr 2018 7:17 AM

SC/ST Act judgement has greatly damaged country: Centre to SC

Centre said 'confusion' created by SC verdict may have to be corrected by reviewing judgement and recalling directions issued by top court.

12 Apr 2018 2:40 PM

Supreme Court refuses to stay SC/ST ruling

Agrees to hear Centre’s review petition; firm on protecting innocents.

04 Apr 2018 12:57 AM

Won't suspend order on SC/ST Act, will consider govt's review plea in detail: SC

SC has listed the Centre's review petition after 10 days for detailed hearing.

03 Apr 2018 3:47 PM

SC to hear Centre's review petition on SC/ST Act today

Attorney General KK Venugopal has sought urgent hearing of the review petition in the SC/ST matter at 2 PM today.

03 Apr 2018 11:18 AM