There are economic repercussions lynching and mob violence bring. Violence forces businesses and potential investors to have second thoughts about investing in India
Supreme Court also raked up the issue of the situation of rivers Ganga and Yamuna and said that schemes were not implemented properly by the authorities.
The bench granted time to the Centre and the RBI for filing responses and fixed the petitions for final hearing on September 11.
The apex court also took umbrage to an affidavit filed yesterday by the Delhi government in the matter and said despite orders, no specific timeline had been given for removing traffic bottlenecks and encroachments in the city.
The study suggests that sexual minorities are vulnerable to multiple forms of interpersonal violence committed against them by family members, neighbours and even intimate partners
Pursuant to a Supreme Court order, Sebi had set up a high-level committee to ensure that refunds are made to the genuine investors after sale of attached PACL assets including vehicles.
The top court was informed by the Kerala govt that it also supported the entry of women of all age groups in the temple.
NBCC to look into viability of the proposal before deciding to take over as a project management consultant (PMC)
The apex court termed the prohibitions on acts like prostitution and homosexual relationships as one of the causes for spread of STDs and said, "If you licence prostitution, you control it. If you shove it under the carpet, owing to some Victorian-era morality, it will only lead to health concerns".
The bench said it was the duty of state governments to ensure law and order in the society, besides ensuring that the rule of law prevailed.
Homebuyers want a new promoter to be inducted for the resolution of JIL. Seek for extension of the insolvency resolution period by 45 to 60 days for induction of a new promoter.
Justice Nariman pointed out how Alan Turing, the popular English Mathematician and computer scientist, committed suicide after he was chemically castrated
The courts are not an obligation to wait and would act if any violation of fundamental right was brought before it, the bench, which also comprised Justices R F Nariman, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra, said.
A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud refused to grant interim stay on Tobacco Products (Packaging and Labelling) Second Amendment Rules, 2018, which would come into effect from September 1.
Requests SC to direct NCLT Allahabad for a stay of liquidation proceedings; hearing to continue on July 17
The counsel for the state government told the apex court that the government plans to introduce a bill in the Assembly to revive the pre-arrest bail provision.
Directs Wisdom World Developers to prove its bonafide by depositing Rs 15 crore for Noida properties. Next date of hearing fixed for July 27
The top court took note of the submissions made by Kerala High Court Advocates Association (KHCAA), an intervenor in the matter.
The timing of this debate is noteworthy as India is already struggling with privacy concerns regarding government handling of personal data and information
A bench of justices Arun Mishra and S Abdul Nazeer told Swamy that nothing more survives in the petition as now police has filed the charge sheet in the case.
If JAL is not allowed to deal with its properties for arranging funds then its subsidiary firm JIL would be wound up and no purpose would be served, the senior lawyer said.
The next time the rainbow flag unfurls at a Pride parade, you'll know exactly what it means
Supreme Court had disallowed Jaiprakash Associates to hive off Yamuna Expressway on Friday
The apex court, which was hearing a matter concerning the issues of road safety in India, was told that the amount of compensation to the victim of hit-and-run accident was "abysmal".
The bench had emphasized that the LGBTQ community should not be denied their rights and be discriminated against because their “views, beliefs or way of life does not accord with the mainstream”