SC upholds constitutional validity of death penalty in 2:1 judgment; dissenting judge says time has come to review capital punishment
A three-judge bench comprising justices Kurian Joseph, Deepak Gupta and Hemant Gupta commuted the death sentence of a man and gave him life term for murdering three persons, including two women.
Supreme Court justices write letter to CJI Dipak Misra, warn of 'institutional issues' regarding future of court
Supreme Court justices Ranjan Gogoi and Madan Lokur have written to Dipak Misra, urging the Chief Justice of India (CJI) to call a full court to discuss "institutional issues" regarding the future of the court.
'Thank you' card from 10-year-old finds its way into SC judgment putting an end to long-standing marital dispute
The SCt added a 10-year-old's 'thank you' note expressing his joy on the settlement of all the disputes between his parents as part of their judgment.
SC judges' rebellion: Ex-apex court judges term move 'unprecedented', say full court must be called to discuss situation
A former Chief Justice of India and two other judges have termed as "unprecedented" the press meet by four senior sitting judges of the Supreme Court on Friday complaining over its administration and wished that a full court meeting be called soon.
SC to pronounce triple talaq verdict today: Here are profiles of the 5 judges presiding over the cases
The Supreme Court commenced the hearing from 11 May on a batch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of 'triple talaq', 'nikah halala' and polygamy practices among Muslims.