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The Supreme Court of India is the highest judicial court under the Constitution of India, the highest constitutional court, with the power of judicial review. Consisting of the Chief Justice of India and a maximum of 34 judges, it has extensive powers in the form of original, appellate and advisory jurisdictions. It is regarded as the most powerful public institution in India.

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Bhima Koregaon case: SC seeks reply of Gautam Navlakha on NIA's plea

The Supreme Court Tuesday sought response from civil rights activist Gautam Navlakha on NIA plea challenging Delhi HC order seeking records of judicial proceedings before special courts in Delhi and..
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Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad questions logic behind SC ruling which brought back collegium system


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SC refuses to entertain plea for linking of social media accounts with Aadhaar, PAN, Voter ID


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Do not take bookings for middle seat after June 6, Supreme Court tells Air India

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed Air India to continue operating its non-scheduled flights with their middle seats filled till June 6.
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Karnataka judicial officer made HC judge 4 years after SC Collegium recommendation

Four years after a Supreme Court collegium recommended it first and reiterated it thrice later, the Union government on Monday notified the appointment of a Karnataka subordinate judiciary officer as..
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In a first, three single-judge benches of SC hear 20 cases each

For the first time in the history of the Supreme Court, three single-judge benches on Wednesday took up 20 cases each for hearing and passed the orders.Three single-judge benches of Justices Krishna..
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SC refuses to entertain Jairam Ramesh's plea on universal food security during Covid-19

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to entertain senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh's plea seeking directions to the Centre and states to ensure universal coverage of food security during the..
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SC dismisses plea of district judge against swearing-in of Karnataka HC judge

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a plea by a district judge challenging the appointment of a 'junior' judicial officer as an additional judge of the Karnataka High Court and seeking a stay on his..
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India's SC decides 14 times more cases than US' SC during lockdown

Top courts of all major countries in the grip of Covid-19 pandemic adopted virtual hearing mode to decide cases during lockdown but the Supreme Court of India (SCI) has emerged the busiest disposing..
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SC: CJI directs officers in ranks of deputy registrar and above to attend office from May 4


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SC refuses to stay govt's Central Vista redevelopment project

A bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Sharad Arvind Bobde, refused to stay the Central Vista project after hearing a petition challenging the decision to notify a change in..
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SC refuses to entertain plea for free calls, data usage facilities during COVID-19 lockdown

The Supreme Court Monday refused to entertain a plea seeking directions to the Centre and other authorities to ensure that free unlimited calling, data usage and DTH facilities are provided to the..
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SC collegium recommends elevation of 5 judicial officers as judges of Karnataka high court


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SC orders release of detainees lodged for 2 years in Assam detention centres


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SC upholds MP Governor's decision asking Nath government to hold floor test

The top court, which had on March 19 asked Madhya Pradesh Assembly Speaker N P Prajapati to reconvene a special session the next day with a sole agenda of conducting the floor test, gave a detailed..
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SC decision to send activists Navlakha and Teltumbde to jail 'disappointing': Amnesty

Mentioning that Navlakha and Teltumbde have a history of working to protect the rights of some of India's most marginalized people, the international human rights body said they are to be arrested..
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Indian court order for free coronavirus testing may hinder fight, say business leaders, health experts

A decision by the Supreme Court of India to make testing for coronavirus free places an unfair financial burden on medical firms and could see a reduction in testing, already among the world's lowest,..
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Gehlot demands inquiry by SC judge into Delhi's Tablighi Jamaat event


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Karnataka moves SC against Kerala HC's direction on opening sealed Karnataka-Kerala border for Covid patients


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SC refuses to entertain interim bail plea of AugstaWestland accused


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Fake news big impediment in fighting Covid-19 pandemic, Centre tells SC

Not lack of medical equipments, beds or adequate testing facilities, but the circulation of fake news was identified by the Centre on Tuesday as the biggest impediment in fighting Covid-19 pandemic and..
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Court without lawyers today: Virus sends SC on virtual path


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Will hanging Nirbhaya convicts stop heinous crimes from happening, asks ex-SC Judge Kurian Joseph

Former Supreme Court judge Justice Kurian Joseph on Wednesday questioned whether heinous crimes will stop happening after the convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case are hanged.
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Gogoi’s move has shaken confidence of people in judiciary’s independence: Kurian Joseph

Strongly criticising former CJI Ranjan Gogoi for accepting nomination to Rajya Sabha, former Supreme Court judge Justice Kurian Joseph on Tuesday said the ex-CJI’s decision had compromised..
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Madhya Pradesh: Supreme Court issues notice on BJP's plea seeking floor test, matter adjourned till March 18

Madhya Pradesh governor Lalji Tandon on Monday asked Chief Minister Kamal Nath to face a floor test on March 17.
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Madhya Pradesh political crisis: SC issues 24-hr notice to Kamal Nath govt to conduct floor test

The Supreme Court issued a 24-hour notice to the Kamal Nath govt on a petition filed by ex-CM Shivraj Chouhan seeking floor test immediately. 16 Congress MLAs, who have tendered their resignation, also..
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Bhima Koregaon case: SC refuses anticipatory bail to Gautam Navlakha, Anand Teltumbde, gives 3 weeks to surrender

A bench of Justices Arun Mishra and M R Shah while dismissing the anticipatory bail pleas of Navlakha and Teltumbde said their petitions cannot be maintained in view of the bar contained in 43D(4) of..
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Nirbhaya case: SC rejects plea of convict Mukesh Singh seeking restoration of legal remedies


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Procedure for judges appointment still pending with SC: Govt in LS

On March 10, 2017, five-judge SC collegium had unanimously finalised the memorandum of procedure and sent it to the Centre where it had clearly laid down eligibility criteria. The MoP was finalised in..
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SC order paves way for faster land acquisition, reduced litigation


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Bombay Bar Association passes resolution against SC judge who praised PM Modi

The Bombay Bar Association, one of the oldest body of lawyers, on Thursday passed a resolution to “deprecate” the “conduct of a sitting judge of the Supreme Court of India” for “making..
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SC refuses to entertain plea seeking proper mechanism to deal with alleged misuse of sedition law


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VHP to hold programmes to 'celebrate' SC verdict on Ram temple

VHP general secretary Milind Parande at a presser in Ahmedabad announced massive celebrations from March 25 to April 8 for their "victory" in the Ram temple case in the Supreme Court. "We will take out..
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Supreme Court of India quashes RBI ban on cryptocurrency

supreme court of india quashes rbi ban on cryptocurrency
The quashing of RBI ban on cryptocurrency by the Supreme Court of India has bought cheers to the country’s crypto community. In the much-awaited hearing scheduled on Wednesday, the SC struck down the..
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SC dismisses plea of Devendra Fadnavis seeking review of 2019 verdict in poll affidavit case

A three-judge Supreme Court bench said that there was no ground to review the verdict pronounced last year.
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Chinmayanand to remain out, SC refuses to quash HC order granting bail


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UN body moves Indian Supreme Court to intervene over CAA

un body moves indian supreme court to intervene over caa
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Michelle Bachelet has filed an intervention application in the Indian Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), the Indian..
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India slams UNHRC for filing intervention application in Supreme Court over CAA

"Our Permanent Mission in Geneva was informed yesterday evening by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (Michelle Bachelet) that her office had filed an intervention application in the Supreme Court..
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Supreme Court dismisses Nirbhaya rapist Pawan Gupta's curative petition

The Supreme Court on Monday will hear one of the convicts of the Nirbhaya gangrape-murder case, Pawan Kumar Gupta's plea seeking a stay in the execution of the death warrant issued earlier this month...
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On a lighter note, SC judge who praised PM takes a dig at critics

Supreme Court judge Arun Mishra on Friday took a dig at those criticising him for praising PM Modi at a recent conference, saying he had good things to say about many others but would refrain from..
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Do not drag judges into controversy: SC judge Arun Mishra

"Do not drag judges into controversy," Supreme Court judge Justice Arun Mishra said on Friday while hearing of a matter related to sealing of a play school near Khan Market in posh Lutyens Delhi.
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Mayawati wants SC-supervised probe into Delhi violence

BSP chief Mayawati on Thursday demanded a Supreme Court-supervised probe into the communal violence in parts of northeast Delhi and said that the Centre and the AAP government should pitch in together..
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SC collegium recommends elevation of Justice B P Dharmadhikari as CJ of Bombay HC

The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended elevation of Justice B P Dharmadhikari as the Chief Justice of Bombay high court. Justice Dharmadhikari is currently working as the acting Chief Justice of..
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'Very unfortunate': What SC said about violence in Delhi


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Delhi violence: SC refuses to entertain pleas, terms violence 'unfortunate'


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What Supreme Court said on Delhi violence


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SC issues notice to J&K on plea challenging ex-CM Mehbooba Mufti's detention under PSA


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Pleas relating to Delhi violence reach SC & HC, hearing on Wednesday

The pleas relating to the north-east Delhi violence, which has claimed 10 lives, reached the Supreme Court and the Delhi High Court on Tuesday and they will hear the matter on Wednesday. The first plea..
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Governments not always right, wrong to term people with dissent view as anti-national: SC judge Deepak Gupta

Delivering a lecture on ‘Democracy and Dissent’ organised by Supreme Court Bar Association, Justice Deepak Gupta said majoritarianism is anti-thesis to democracy and criticizing the government does..
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'Deeply hurt at being labelled Pakistanis': What Shaheen Bagh protesters said in affidavit filed by SC-allotted mediator

The affidavit lists the concerns of the anti-CAA protesters at Shaheen Bagh.
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