Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Families of convicts disappointed

The Supreme Court decision to refer the issue of remission of death sentence of Rajiv Gandhi killers to a Constitution Bench has disappointed family members of the incarcerated who have been waiting for a favourable order for their release.

Rajiv Gandhi`s killers to stay in jail, for now

In a significant development, the Supreme Court deferred the verdict in the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and referred the case to a larger Constitution Bench.

SC to hear plea of blast victims families against release of Rajiv killers

The Supreme Court agreed to hear the plea of the families of victims of the 1991 blast that killed former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi challenging Tamil Nadu government`s decision to release the seven convicts in the case.

Only Assembly speaker, his deputy enjoy immunity: SC

The Supreme Court said Tuesday that except for the speaker of a state assembly and his deputy, no one else enjoys immunity from the Lokayukta`s investigations into allegations of corruption.

CJI refuses to give his photograph for govt advertisement

Shunning personal publicity, Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam refused permission to publish his photograph in a government advertisement for a function related to the Supreme Court which carried snaps of ministers.

Palpable design to malign me: Justice Ganguly to CJI

Retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, who is accused of sexually harassing a law intern, wrote a letter to Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam, denying the accusation against him.

Why no dialysis unit in every district, asks SC

The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the central and all state governments, asking them why they should not set up a dialysis unit in every district.

Justice still a cynical phrase for common man, says CJI

Justice is still a cynical phrase for common man despite efforts being made to make it accessible, as it is felt that interest of litigant goes unnoticed in the "typhoon" of legal proceedings, Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam said.

Supreme Court gets dedicated customised pin code

With the Supreme Court getting a dedicated customised pin code, the delivery of petitions and other urgent mails would be faster.

Don`t sit over verdicts on personal liberty: SC to HCs

The Supreme Court told the High Courts to pronounce their verdicts as expeditiously as possible in the cases involving the personal liberty of a person.