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Supreme Court of India

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


AA EDIT | Nupur: SC harsh line justified

No right-thinking person of any religion would defend Nupur denigrating gods and prophets of any other religion

01 Jul 2022 11:55 PM

Aakar Patel | Courts, even SC, shouldn’t be the only place to go to secure rights

The courts are important, but they are not the only place where citizens’ rights can be defended or claimed

27 Jun 2022 11:50 PM

AA EDIT | Bulldozers: SC’s signal to UP govt crystal clear

The court made it clear that it hardly mattered who approached the court as long as their case merited legal consideration

17 Jun 2022 11:55 PM

Supreme Court gave the Telangana state government two weeks to pay the Rs 2.5 lakh

The costs were imposed because the then government had issued the GO to provide 100 per cent reservations

07 Jun 2022 1:59 AM

AA EDIT | Sagacious SC move for ‘balance’ at Gyanvapi

SC ordered the local administration to ensure that devout Muslims are not impeded from having access to the mosque to offer prayers

18 May 2022 11:55 PM


AA Edit | 370: Hearing long overdue

If it indeed happens, it would have been nearly three years since the petitions have been pending

27 Apr 2022 12:04 AM

SC to commence physical hearing of cases from April 4

The announcement from the CJI came before the commencement of proceedings in the top court for the day

30 Mar 2022 11:07 PM

SC asks AG to help in evacuation of students stranded in Ukraine-Romania border

“Flights are being operated from Poland and Hungary and not from Romania, the lawyer told the bench

03 Mar 2022 1:30 PM

SC asks UP govt to withdraw recovery notices against anti-CAA protesters

During the hearing, the bench observed that the UP government has acted like a 'complainant, adjudicator and prosecutor' by itself

12 Feb 2022 12:18 PM

2 Hindu bodies seek to intervene as parties in SC in PIL alleging hate speeches

Hindu Sena' and Hindu Front for Justice, have moved the Supreme Court seeking to intervene as parties

24 Jan 2022 1:24 PM