Saturday, Jun 10, 2023 | Last Update : 12:24 PM IST

Supreme Court of India

AA Edit | Factor same-sex couple’s interests, hear all parties

Religion, caste, language and other interest groupings jostle to seek a role in people’s lives in India

20 Apr 2023 12:10 AM

AA EDIT | SC must heed Sikkim sentiments

Protests broke out in the Himalayan state after the apex court delivered its verdict

06 Feb 2023 12:06 AM

SC agrees to hear PILs challenging ban on BBC documentary on PM Modi

Plea claimed the BBC film has 'recorded facts' which are also 'evidence' and can be used to further the cause of justice for the victims

30 Jan 2023 12:32 PM

Centre plans 'comprehensive' CrPC changes to deal with hate mongering

The top court said what was required was a "will and a pure heart" to enforce the existing laws

14 Jan 2023 12:18 AM

Supreme Court declines urgent hearing on Joshimath subsidence

Everything which is important need not come to the SC. There are democratically elected institutions working on it, the top court said

10 Jan 2023 1:22 PM


Statement made by a minister cannot be attributed vicariously to govt: SC

Fundamental right under Article 19(1)(a) can be exercised even against other instrumentalities other than the state, the court said

03 Jan 2023 11:49 AM

Demonetisation had to be done through legislation: Justice Nagarathna

Observing that there was no independent application of mind by the RBI, Justice said the entire exercise was carried out in 24 hours

02 Jan 2023 1:35 PM

Big boost for Modi govt as SC upholds demonetisation in 4-1 verdict

Dissent view: Parliament should have passed law; RBI didn't 'apply mind'

02 Jan 2023 11:26 AM

SC to pronounce verdict on pleas against demonetisation on Monday

A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Justice S A Nazeer, who will retire on January 4, is likely to pronounce its verdict on the matter

02 Jan 2023 10:55 AM

AA Edit | Governors can't hold up bills; rules need relook

Lawmaking by legislatures is an essential feature of democracy, and cannot be at the mercy of individual people

05 Dec 2022 12:10 AM


AA Edit | Wake-up call by SC for a stronger, transparent EC

A democracy is a work in progress, and hence would require reforms

24 Nov 2022 12:21 AM

Aakar Patel | With institutions of democracy undermined, fears for the future rise

Government blocked reports that reflected poor state of economy

15 Nov 2022 12:21 AM

AA Edit | Was Rajiv assassins' early release a little premature?

Release of killers of a Prime Minister was clearly judicial overreach

14 Nov 2022 12:18 AM

AA Edit | Judges’ pick: Make it transparent

Delaying the procedure has little justification, says Supreme Court

14 Nov 2022 12:06 AM

AA Edit | SC live-streaming useful, but may need fine-tuning

Announcing the decision to open up court proceedings for public, the then CJ had remarked that sunlight is the best disinfectant

29 Sep 2022 12:10 AM


17 Opposition parties seek SC review of PMLA ruling

The Opposition said that the amendments have made it more conducive for the government to engage in political vendetta

04 Aug 2022 6:53 AM

SC calls for expert panel to regulate poll freebies

The SC asked senior advocate Kapil Sibal to assist the court with his inputs in the course of the hearing

04 Aug 2022 12:51 AM

Aakar Patel | Why is nation’s highest court failing to act on pressing issues?

It has been over two years since the Citizenship Amendment Act was passed and challenged in the SC as being in violation of the Constitution

25 Jul 2022 11:55 PM

Judge: If kids go to school at 7 AM, why can't SC sit at 9 AM

The observation by Justice Lalit assumes significance as he is set to be the next Chief Justice of India after incumbent Chief Justice

15 Jul 2022 11:55 PM

SC slams Nupur Sharma; says she 'must apologise to nation'

The court noted that on her complaint a person has been arrested, but despite multiple FIRs she has not yet been touched by the Delhi police

02 Jul 2022 7:06 AM