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Ayodhya land dispute: SC reserves order on court-monitored mediation

The top court on Wednesday asked the parties concerned to suggest the name of a mediator or panel of mediators

Mar 06, 2019, 13:35 PM IST

5-judge Constitution Bench of SC to decide whether to order mediation in Ayodhya dispute case

 The order is likely to be passed by Constitution Bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices SA Bobde, DY Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S Abdul Nazeer.

Mar 06, 2019, 06:15 AM IST

Independent mechanism to appoint Chief Election Commissioner, ECs soon? SC refers plea to Constitution Bench

The plea was filed by Anoop Baranwal seeking a transparent selection process for appointment of Election Commissioners in the poll panel. 

Oct 23, 2018, 13:49 PM IST

CJI's 'impeachment': Five-judge Constitution Bench to hear plea of Congress MPs on Tuesday

Two Congress MPs on Monday moved the SC to challenge the rejection of the 'impeachment' notice against CJI by the Rajya Sabha chairman.

May 07, 2018, 21:56 PM IST

SC frames 5 questions on Jallikattu case, refers matter to Constitution bench

The Supreme Court has referred the matter relating to Tamil Nadu's bull taming sport Jallikattu to a Constitution bench. The apex court has framed five questions to be adjudicated by Constitution bench in the matter.

 

Feb 02, 2018, 11:08 AM IST

SC Constitution bench to pronounce order on Aadhaar today

The Centre this week extended by three months till March 31, 2018 the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar and PAN for all bank accounts and certain financial transactions.

Dec 15, 2017, 07:17 AM IST

Aadhaar case: Five-judge Constitution bench to pronounce order tomorrow

The Centre had on Wednesday extended by three months till March 31, 2018, the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar and PAN for all bank accounts and certain financial transactions.

Dec 14, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

SC Constitution bench to hear pleas against Aadhaar today

Government has extended by three months till March 31, 2018 the deadline for mandatory quoting of Aadhaar and PAN for all bank accounts and certain financial transactions.

Dec 14, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Constitution Bench to hear pleas challenging mandatory linking of Aadhaar tomorrow

Constitution Bench to hear pleas challenging mandatory linking of Aadhaar tomorrow

Dec 13, 2017, 11:02 AM IST

Woman's religion does not merge with husband's faith after marriage: Supreme Court

The bench said it was only the woman who can decide about her religious identity by exercising her right to choice.

Dec 08, 2017, 06:09 AM IST

Five-judge Constitution Bench to revisit 11-year-old verdict on SC/ST quota

M Nagaraj verdict had said that the creamy layer concept cannot be applied to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes for promotions in government jobs. 

Nov 15, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

SC refers to 5-judge constitution bench plea seeking probe into medical scam case

SC on Thursday referred to a five-judge constitution bench a petition seeking probe into the alleged role of a retired Orissa High Court judge in a scam involving a medical institution.

Nov 09, 2017, 18:20 PM IST

Aadhaar a threat to national security, will approach PM Modi: Subramanian Swamy

Subramanian Swamy took to Twitter and tweeted that he will soon write a letter to PM Modi detailing how compulsory Aadhaar poses a threat to the country.

Oct 31, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

Privacy is a fundamental right? 9-judge Constitution Bench of SC reserves verdict

A nine-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court, currently dealing with the contentious issue whether right to privacy was a fundamental right, reserved its verdict in the case on Wednesday.

Aug 02, 2017, 16:51 PM IST

Aadhar case hearing: Privacy embedded in all processes of human life, petitioners tell 9-judge Constitution Bench

The Constitution Bench is examining the nature of privacy as a right in context of two judgements of 1954 and 1962 which held that right to privacy was not a fundamental right.

Jul 19, 2017, 10:32 AM IST

Five-judge Constitution bench to hear Aadhaar pleas on Jul 18-19: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that five-judge Constitution bench will hear matters related to Aadhaar.

Jul 12, 2017, 11:22 AM IST

Centre will come out with new law for Muslims if triple talaq is held invalid, unconstitutional: AG to SC

The government on Monday told the Supreme Court that it will come out with a law to regulate marriage and divorce among Muslims if triple talaq is held invalid and unconstitutional by the court.

May 15, 2017, 13:59 PM IST

May set up Constitution bench for AAP govt's pleas after summer break: Supreme Court

The Delhi government requested the Supreme Court today to set up a five-judge Constitution bench at the earliest to decide its pleas challenging the Delhi High Court verdict that the Lieutenant Governor is the administrative head of the national capital territory.

Apr 17, 2017, 13:41 PM IST

Centre submits issues in Supreme Court, questions practice of triple talaq; five-judge constitution bench to decide on matter

The Centre on Thursday urged the Supreme Court to examine whether the practice of 'talaq-e-bidat' (instantaneous triple talaq), 'nikah halala' and polygamy were in conformity with the right to equality before law.

Feb 17, 2017, 00:00 AM IST

Triple Talaq: Matter to be decided by five-judge Constitution bench, rules SC

A five-judge Constitution bench would be set up by the Supreme Court to hear and decide on a batch of petitions relating to the practice of triple talaq, 'nikah halala' and polygamy among Muslims.

Feb 16, 2017, 15:28 PM IST