A bench of justices N V Ramana, Sanjiv Khanna and Krishna Murari expressed displeasure that though the apex court had issued notice to the Centre and states on the petition on August 26, they have not filed their responses yet.
The apex court verdict which struck down the National Judicial Appointments Commission Act had said that the presence of the law minister would compromise on the independence of the body to select judges.
SC said it will look into the legality of tree felling and ordered the state government to release all protesters if not released already
The Constitution is paramount, and the top court is failing in its duty as protector of citizens
A 5-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, on the conclusion of 37th day of the hearing, fixed the schedule for the final leg of the lengthy arguments.
The bench made these comments while dealing with a plea filed by a Bihar-based judicial officer, now dead, who had challenged the initiation of disciplinary proceedings against him.
Chidambaram is presently lodged in Tihar jail under judicial custody, which was extended till October 17 by a court here on Thursday.
The counsel for deity Ram Lalla said the excavated materials are a 'proof beyond doubt' about the existence of the structure beneath the demolished mosque in Ayodhya while rebutting the claim of Muslim parties about the existence of an Islamic structure.
In the new proposal that NBCC plans to submit before the Supreme Court next week, it may also propose completing all unfinished 16 projects within four years.
A bench of Justices Arun Mishra, M R Shah and B R Gavai said the directions in the verdict may delay investigation of cases under the Act.
"We have been directed by the court to come up with a comprehensive resolution plan and it is in the works," sources told Moneycontrol.
Pawar made the comment after the Supreme Court set aside the Bombay High Court order which gave Fadnavis a clean chit in a case of suppression of criminal matters in the 2014 poll affidavit.
On September 13, the top court had referred the Centre's plea to a three-judge bench, which was filed nearly 18 months ago
The apex court had said that it was concerned with a limited issue whether prima facie Section 125A of the RP Act is attracted or not.
A bench headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi directed Gujarat government to also provide Bilkis Bano a job and accommodation within two weeks
The ASI, which had found artefacts, idols, pillars and other remains, stated in its report about the existence of a massive structure beneath the 'alleged Babri Masjid'.
Directs Kerala govt to disburse Rs 25 lakh to owners as interim compensation; remaining amount to be decided by the committee set up to evaluate the total amount payable to residents as damages.
The government could transform the way WhatsApp is used by demanding smaller group sizes. This will constrain the spread of fake news and at the same time stick to Zuckerberg’s ‘privacy-focused’ vision of the platform being the ‘digital equivalent of the living room’.
CJI-headed 5-judge bench, also comprising Justices S A Bobde, D Y Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S A Nazeer, asked the Muslim parties to wrap up their arguments on the ASI report during the course of the day and continue to other arguments.
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While out of 543 successful candidates analysed after 2009 Lok Sabha election, 76 (14 per cent) had declared serious criminal cases against themselves.
The Muslim parties also attacked the Archeological Survey of India's report of 2003 which had found remains, idols and artefacts suggesting existence of a structure before the Babri-Masjid saying that it does not provide a verifiable conclusion and is mostly based on inferences.
One oft-forgotten facet of the right to live with dignity is the ability to make one’s own choices, without the State, or any other authority or organisation, fretting over the corruption of the person — mind, body, or soul.
That seven decades after Independence we have still not been able to get rid of an abominable practice such as manual scavenging is a sad reflection on our system.
The apex court said that it will pass a detailed order on September 27 regarding the demolition of around 400 flats in Ernakulum's Maradu area.