SC justice suggests service delivery plan for SMC

Supreme Court justice Kurian Joseph on Wednesday stressed the need for starting service delivery plan in Shimla Municipal Corporation (SMC) for effective implementation of civil services.

Saradha chit fund scam: ED summons TMC MP Srinjoy Bose
Saradha chit fund scam: ED summons TMC MP Srinjoy Bose

Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Srinjoy Bose has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam, as per news reports on Monday.

US top court back for `potential blockbuster` session

The US Supreme Court reopens Monday with a slate of hot-button cases, including freedom of speech in the Facebook era and a likely reprise on gay marriage.

1993 Mumbai blasts: SC stays execution of Yakub Abdul Memon

 The Supreme Court today further stayed the execution of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Abdul Razak Memon and issued notice to the Maharashtra government on a plea filed by him seeking an open court hearing of his petition for review of its verdict.

SC dismisses plea to defer verdict in Jayalalithaa DA case

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a plea of a lawyer seeking direction to Karnataka trial court to defer pronouncement of its verdict in DA case of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

Retired judges should not take any assignment with government: CJI RM Lodha

In a parting shot, outgoing Chief Justice of India R M Lodha today strongly defended the collegium system of appointment of judges, saying any other mode of appointment may impact on the independence of judiciary.

Pakistan SC admits petition for Nawaz Sharif's disqualification

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was Friday dragged to the Supreme Court by an opposition party member for allegedly lying in parliament over asking the army to mediate with anti-government protesters.

Postponing BCCI AGM will be illegal: Aditya Verma
Postponing BCCI AGM will be illegal: Aditya Verma

Aditya Verma, the petitioner in the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) scandal, Thursday protested any possible move by the Indian cricket board to postpone its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at its working committee that meets in Chennai Friday.

SC cancels 214 coal blocks allocation; Hindalco, JSPL shares fall

The Supreme Court has cancelled all coal blocks except government run non-JV allotments. According to experts, this was on expected lines after the apex court had judged all coal block allocations post 1992 as illegal.

DNA: Supreme Court quashes 214 coal block allocations

Supreme Court quashed allocation of 214 out of 218 coal blocks alloted to various companies since 1993 terming it as "fatally flawed" and allowed the Centre to take over operation of 42 such blocks which are functional.

Ram temple issue will be raised in 2015: VHP

Vishwa Hindu Parishad Wednesday indicated going soft on the Ram temple issue for now, saying the "permanent temple" would take shape in Ayodhya after the Supreme Court verdict.

AAP welcomes SC order on coal allocations

Welcoming the Supreme Court's decision to quash allocation of 214 coal blocks which were alloted to various companies since 1993, the AAP on Wednesday said it vinidcates the party's stand the allocations had been done in "lieu of huge pay offs".

SC questions Centre on way to implement clean Ganga project

The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed satisfaction over Centre's blueprint to clean river Ganga but sought response on how it plans to implement the ambitious policy.

Supreme Court cancels 214 coal blocks allocated since 1993- Part II

The Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled all the coal blocks allocated since 1993, except four vested with the NTPC and other public sector undertakings.

Supreme Court cancels 214 coal blocks allocated since 1993

The Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled 214 coal blocks allocated since 1993, except four vested with the NTPC and other public sector undertakings.

SC appoints committee to ascertain ground situation in J&K

The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed a five-member committee headed by Senior Registrar of Jammu and Kashmir High Court to ascertain the ground situation of the flood-affected state and asked it to file its report within two weeks.

Coal scam: SC cancels all coal block allocations except four

The Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled all the coal blocks allocated since 1993, except four vested with the NTPC and other public sector undertakings.

Quashing of 214 coal blocks 'first effective blow' to crony capitalism: JD-U

JD(U) on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to quash the allocation of 214 of the 218 coal blocks allotted since 1993 and said it was the first effective blow to "crony capitalism".

J&K floods: Supreme Court forms committee to evaluate ground situation

The Supreme Court on Wednesday formed a 5-member committee headed by Sr Registrar of Jammu and Kashmir High Court to evaluate the ground situation in the flood ravaged state.

SC seeks Chhattisgarh police action taken report on woman's complaint

The Supreme Court today sought a report from Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM), Bilaspur rpt Bilaspur, in Chhattisgarh along with all records, including status reports, and police action taken on the alleged gang rape of a woman advocate who tried to commit suicide before it on Monday.