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CJI D Y Chandrachud administers oath of office to five new SC judges

Chief Justice of India D Y Chandrachud on Monday administered oath of office to five new judges of the Supreme Court.

  • Monday, 06 February 2023
'Don't make us take a hard stand', SC warns Centre on delaying judges' transfer
'Don't make us take a hard stand', SC warns Centre on delaying judges' transfer

A bench comprising Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Abhay S. Oka told the Attorney General R. Venkataramani, representing the Centre, "Don't make us take a stand which will be very uncomfortable...", and further added that if transfer of judges is kept pending then it is a serious issue.

  • Friday, 03 February 2023
Supreme Court of India
SC agrees to examine plea against ban on BBC documentary on Gujarat riots

Advocate M.L. Sharma mentioned the plea for urgent listing before a bench headed by Chief Justice of India D.Y. Chandrachud, and the top court agreed to hear it on February 6

  • Monday, 30 January 2023
Supreme Court
'Handing over capital to complete anarchy', Centre tells SC seeking services row reference to larger bench

The top court allowed Mehta to file submissions on reference to the larger bench in the Centre-Delhi dispute over control on 'services'.

  • Wednesday, 18 January 2023
Supreme Court Of India
'Protest, theatrics can't take place when constitution bench is hearing', Centre to SC on row over services

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, representing the Centre, pointed at the protest held by AAP MLAs against alleged interference by the lieutenant governor's (L-G) office in its functioning.

  • Tuesday, 17 January 2023
Supreme Court
SC seeks response of Centre on pleas seeking criminalisation of marital rape

A bench comprising Chief Justice DY Chandrachud and Justices PS Narasimha and JB Pardiwala asked the Union government to file its response on the issue by February 15 and the final hearing on the pleas would commence from March 21.

  • Monday, 16 January 2023
Supreme Court Of India
'Serious issue, don't make it political': SC on plea against forced religious conversions

The bench, also comprising Justice C.T. Ravikumar, sought the AG's assistance on a petition filed by advocate Ashwini Upadhyay against religious conversions by force, allurement etc.

  • Monday, 09 January 2023
Supreme Court upholds 2016 demonetisation
Big win for Centre, Supreme Court upholds 2016 demonetisation

A five-judge constitution bench pronounced the judgment on a clutch of petitions challenging the Centre's 2016 decision to demonetise currency notes of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 denominations.

  • Monday, 02 January 2023
Supreme Court
Supreme Court to pronounce verdict on pleas against demonetisation today

The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce its judgment on Monday on a batch of pleas challenging the government's 2016 decision to demonetise currency notes of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 denominations.

  • Monday, 02 January 2023
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Supreme Court announces vacancies for court assistants; check salary, other details

As per the official advertisement, the engagements will be in Group ‘B’ (Non-Gazetted post) in the Registry of the Supreme Court of India and the number of vacancies may change subject to requirement.

  • Saturday, 17 December 2022
Supreme Court
Public servants can be convicted in corruption case based on circumstantial evidence: SC

The top court said that even if direct evidence of the complainant is not available, owing to death or other reasons, there can be conviction of the public servant under the relevant provisions.

  • Thursday, 15 December 2022
Lawyers' agitation: Sambalpur Bar Association president among 8 held, total arrest rises to 23
Lawyers' agitation: Sambalpur Bar Association president among 8 held, total arrest rises to 23

On the other hand, 5 transgenders have also been arrested in this connection, informed Sambalpur SP B Gangadhar.

  • Thursday, 15 December 2022
Supreme Court
SC collegium recommends five HC judges for elevation to apex court

The Supreme Court collegium is headed by Chief Justice D.Y. Chandrachud.

  • Tuesday, 13 December 2022
SC raps Odisha DGP over failure in controlling lawyers' agitation
SC raps Odisha DGP over failure in controlling lawyers' agitation; says 'arrest lawyers if needed'

SC further said that the Odisha Police should inform the Court if they can't handle the protest. 

  • Monday, 12 December 2022
Supreme Court
'Collegium discussions can't be put out in public domain through RTI', says SC

The top court said whatever was discussed in the collegium was not required to be put out in the public domain, that too under the RTI Act.

  • Friday, 09 December 2022
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