After the Uttarakhand High Court's landmark ruling on 20 March, which made the Ganga and the Yamuna living entities, polluting the rivers is comparable to hurting a living person.
In a landmark judgement, the Uttarakhand High Court on Monday accorded the status of "living human entities" to the Ganga and Yamuna, two of India's most sacred rivers.
A man cannot claim right over the property inherited by his sister from her husband as the brother can neither be considered to be her heir, nor her family, the Supreme Court has said.
After the Uttarakhand High Court's directive to Harish Rawat to cooperate with the CBI in its inquiry into the sting CD case, the BJP said the court's directive was Rawat's "moral defeat"
The result of the Supreme Court-mandated floor test for ousted Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat should decide the political battle between the warring Congress and the BJP, but not the legal row over the constitutional validity of imposition of President’s Rule in the state by the Centre
In a boost to sacked Chief Minister Harish Rawat, the Uttarakhand High Court today dismissed the petition of nine Congress MLAs against their disqualification, a decision that will bar them from participating in the confidence vote proceedings in the Assembly on Tuesday
A BJP member today made a strong pitch in Lok Sabha for putting a stop to "running commentary" by the judiciary against other organs of the State, referring to Uttarakhand HC's remarks.
Win or lose the 29 April floor test in Uttarakhand, the Congress party is sure that it has already won the perception game ahead of the Assembly polls
In the most recent development, the Supreme Court has stayed the Uttarakhand High Court's verdict setting aside President's Rule in the state till 27 April
Former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday said the Supreme Court's interim order has prevented the Modi government from revoking President's rule and hoisting an "illegitimate" government in the state.
On 27 February when the President's Rule was imposed by the Centre in Uttarakhand, Harish Rawat was ousted as chief minister.
Just as the Uttarakhand High Court ordered revocation of the President’s rule in the state, Harish Rawat's first task was to get his office opened and assume charge. He was too impatient
BJP accused Harish Rawat of taking charge as Chief Minister saying it's illegal to assume office "suo motu" before the Uttarakhand HC order could reach the Centre.
'SC order is interim': From unfazed Harish Rawat to a happy Bahuguna, politicians react on Uttarakhand crisis
President's Rule will continue in the state, said the Supreme Court, until the Centre's plea challenging the Uttarakhand High Court's order is heard on 27 April.
BJP's cavalier invocation of President's Rule backfired in Uttarakhand, with the Uttarakhand High Court scraping the imposition of Article 356.
Delivering a major blow to the Modi government, the Uttarakhand High Court gave a fresh lease of life to the government headed by Rawat.
In a major setback to the central government, the Uttarakhand High Court on Thursday set aside the imposition of President's Rule in the hill state.
'Centre should apologise': Congress, Left welcome Uttarakhand HC's order over axeing of President's Rule
The Uttarakhand HC's verdict setting aside imposition of President's rule spurred an elated Congress to attack the BJP, demanding an apology from PM Narendra Modi.
Imposition of President’s Rule in Uttarakhand has proved to be one big political and constitutional misadventure for the Modi government
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said quashing President's rule in the state is a "huge embarrassment" to the Narendra Modi Government.