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Jul 20, 2017
Right to privacy debate highlights: Petitioners complete arguments, SC to hear from Centre on TuesdayRight to privacy cannot be an absolute right and the state may have some power to put reasonable restriction, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday
Jul 07, 2017
Aadhaar issue: SC to set up constitution panel after vacation bench refuses to pass interim orderThe Supreme Court on Friday said that all the issues arising out of Aadhaar should be finally decided by its constitution bench.
Jul 06, 2017
CS Karnan row: Supreme Court says selection process for judges needs to be revisitedJustice CS Karnan's case calls for revisiting the process of selection of judges to the constitutional courts, a division bench of the Supreme Court has said
May 22, 2017
Delhi High Court rejects plea for FIR on Kalikho Pul's alleged suicide noteThe Delhi High Court rejected a plea filed by a group of lawyers on allegations made in Kalikho Pul's suicide note, saying the petitioners were "busy-bodies" making "wild allegations"
Apr 13, 2017
EVM tampering: SC issues notice to Centre and EC on using voting machines with paper trailDespite a Supreme Court Order making EVMs with paper trails (VVPAT) mandatory for free and fair elections, the BJP-led central government has issued only Rs 16 lakh for upgrading voting machines against the required Rs 3,000 crore
Jul 22, 2016
Adarsh scam: SC announces stay on demolition, orders Military Defence Estate custody of societyThe Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay, for now, the demolition of the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society building in Mumbai and told the Military Defence Estate office to take custody of it.
Dec 16, 2015
NJAC: Supreme Court issues guidelines to make collegium system more transparentThe Supreme Court came out with guidelines to improve the collegium system of appointment of judges by asking the Centre to finalise a memorandum of procedure (MOP) in consultation with the CJI.
Nov 03, 2015
Suggestions to bring transparency in collegium system placed before Supreme CourtSeveral suggestions to bring about greater transparency in the collegium system of appointing judges for the higher judiciary, including establishment of a complaint redressal mechanism, were placed before the Supreme Court
Oct 19, 2015
NJAC verdict: How ill-defined ‘basic structure’ came handy for the judiciary to expand its powerThe five-member bench that struck down the NJAC and constitutional amendment has also referred to the "insularity and independence of judiciary" as an intrinsic feature of the “basic structure” of the Constitution. In the court's view, judicial independence would be compromised if the executive gains an influence in the appointment of judges.
Jan 23, 2014
Viscera must be sent to FSL in cases of death due to poisoning, rules SCThe Supreme Court has directed that in all cases of death due to suspected poisoning, the investigating agencies must send the viscera samples of the deceased to forensic laboratory for examination.