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News at a glance: January 17, 2018

News at a glance: January 17, 2018

Top headlines on Wednesday morning

Jan 17, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
From Aadhaar to Section 377: 8 crucial cases before SC today

From Aadhaar to Section 377: 8 crucial cases before SC today

Five days after four rebel Supreme Court judges publicly questioned the Chief Justice of India of assigning cases of importance to select benches, the top court is all set to listen to eight important cases on January 17, Wednesday. 

Jan 17, 2018, 09:34 AM IST
SC to begin final hearing on Aadhaar today

SC to begin final hearing on Aadhaar today

The bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra will hear the matter five years after the first petition was filed against Aadhaar.

Jan 17, 2018, 08:18 AM IST
Explain locus in filing an appeal in Bofors case: SC to BJP leader

Explain locus in filing an appeal in Bofors case: SC to BJP leader

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked BJP leader Ajay Agrawal to explain his locus in filing an appeal in the politically-sensitive Rs 64 crore Bofors pay-offs case.

Jan 16, 2018, 17:14 PM IST
Supreme Court pulls up CBI's SIT in Manipur fake encounters probe

Supreme Court pulls up CBI's SIT in Manipur fake encounters probe

The Supreme Court today came down heavily on the CBI's SIT, probing alleged extra-judicial killings and fake encounters by the Army, Assam Rifles and police in insurgency-hit Manipur, for not registering the required number of FIRs as directed by it earlier.

Jan 16, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
No foulplay in judge Loya’s death: Here are details of government report in SC

No foulplay in judge Loya’s death: Here are details of government report in SC

The Maharashtra government has submitted a report on the death of Judge BH Loya in a sealed envelope to the Supreme Court.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:50 PM IST
BJP of attacking judiciary through 'RSS functionaries': Congress

BJP of attacking judiciary through 'RSS functionaries': Congress

Taking exception to an RSS leader`s criticism of Supreme Court judges` move against the Chief Justice, the Congress on Tuesday accused the BJP of attacking judiciary through "RSS functionaries" and told it not to "muddle and polarise" the issue.

Jan 16, 2018, 13:11 PM IST
Petitioners should know everything about the case: SC on Judge Loya's death

Petitioners should know everything about the case: SC on Judge Loya's death

The SC direction comes after the Maharashtra government on Tuesday submitted documents related to the death of Judge Loya in a sealed cover before the court.

Jan 16, 2018, 12:56 PM IST
Why isn't Centre acting against 'illegal' diktats of Khap Panchayats on couples, questions SC

Why isn't Centre acting against 'illegal' diktats of Khap Panchayats on couples, questions SC

The Supreme Court rapped the Centre government for failing to control attacks on love marriages and diktats issued by khap panchayats

Jan 16, 2018, 11:50 AM IST
Judicial crisis not resolved yet, confirms Attorney General

Judicial crisis not resolved yet, confirms Attorney General

According to the Attorney General, the issue between the judges is likely to be settled in next two to three days.

Jan 16, 2018, 09:55 AM IST
News at a glance: January 16, 2018

News at a glance: January 16, 2018

Top headlines on Tuesday morning:

Jan 16, 2018, 09:37 AM IST
When SC judge hearing Justice Loya case broke down in front of CJI

When SC judge hearing Justice Loya case broke down in front of CJI

The informal meeting Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra had with the judges of the Supreme Court on Monday morning had some emotional moments.

Jan 16, 2018, 09:17 AM IST

Live news updates for January 16, 2018

Jan 16, 2018, 07:07 AM IST
CJI continues Constitution Bench without 4 senior rebel judges

CJI continues Constitution Bench without 4 senior rebel judges

In an unprecedented press conference, the four top SC judges claimed that cases are being assigned selectively and to benches of preference

Jan 16, 2018, 06:41 AM IST
Supreme Court crisis settled, say Attorney General, Bar Council of India

Supreme Court crisis settled, say Attorney General, Bar Council of India

Four dissenting judges on Friday had launched a public attack against the Chief Justice of India at a news conference.

Jan 16, 2018, 00:19 AM IST

Vantage Point: Vikram, Betaal and 4 Supreme Court judges - A 21st Century fantasy

How would Vikramaditya view the tumult in the Supreme Court, and how would Betaal respond?

Jan 15, 2018, 14:39 PM IST
All well in Supreme Court? Attorney General, Bar Council say differences between judges resolved

All well in Supreme Court? Attorney General, Bar Council say differences between judges resolved

The four judges had in a press conference stated that there were certain issues afflicting the country's highest court.

Jan 15, 2018, 13:27 PM IST
Will solution to Supreme Court crisis come today? Here are 10 developments so far

Will solution to Supreme Court crisis come today? Here are 10 developments so far

With the BCI scheduled to hold a presser on Monday afternoon, here's a quick look at the top developments so far

Jan 15, 2018, 07:20 AM IST
 CJI vs SC judges: Dipak Misra meets lawyers' bodies, says crisis will be sorted out soon

CJI vs SC judges: Dipak Misra meets lawyers' bodies, says crisis will be sorted out soon

The Indian judiciary was thrown into a turmoil on Friday when four senior Supreme Court judges had convened an unprecedented press conference to complain about 'selective' case allocation by the CJI.

Jan 15, 2018, 00:21 AM IST
Crisis within Supreme Court will be resolved soon: CJI Dipak Misra

Crisis within Supreme Court will be resolved soon: CJI Dipak Misra

CJI Dipak Misra today assured that crisis within the Indian judiciary will be resolved soon.

Jan 15, 2018, 00:18 AM IST