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Justice Karnan Approaches President and Parliament

Calcutta High Court judge Justice C S Karnan, who is fighting a judicial battle in the contempt of court case, has written a letter...

Integrated Case Management Information System Launched

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Supreme Court’s Integrated Case Management System. The system will help litigants access data and retrieve information online and will...

SC Upholds Death Penalty in Delhi Rape Case

India’s Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty for four men convicted in the horrific gang rape of a 23-year-old woman in New Delhi that...

Right To Protest A Valuable Right: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court refused to entertain a PIL that alleged that political organisations were resorting to hartals to hoodwink repeated judicial pronouncements banning strike...

SC Commutes Death Sentence in Double Murder Case

The Supreme Court commuted to life term the capital punishment awarded to a murder convict, noting that death penalty “somehow breaches the reformative theory...

SC: Freedom Of Expression Includes Right To Know

Supreme Court of India observed that freedom of expression includes right to be informed and right to know and feeling of protection of expansive...

Calcutta HC Judge CS Karnan Gets 6 Months Imprisonment

The Supreme Court sentenced Calcutta High Court judge Justice CS Karnan to six months imprisonment for contempt of court. Karnan is the first sitting judge...

Supreme Court’s Judgment Regarding Target Plus Scheme

The Union Cabinet has approved the implementation of Supreme Court’s Judgment dated 27th October 2015 regarding Target Plus Scheme (TPS) 2004-09 in Civil Application...

SC Bans Sale of BS-III Vehicles

Supreme Court of India has banned the sale and registration of Bharat Stage III (BS-III) vehicles from April 1, when BS-IV emission norms will...

Aadhar Not Compulsory for Govt Schemes: SC

The Supreme Court made it clear that Aadhaar cannot be made mandatory for public to avail benefits of social welfare schemes. However, the court...

Supreme Court on Muslim Minority Status in Jammu and Kashmir

The Supreme Court is examining whether Hindus and other non-Muslim communities constitute a minority community in Jammu and Kashmir and whether they are eligible...

Supreme Court Issues Arrest Warrant Against HC Judge

The Supreme Court issued bailable warrants against serving Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan to ensure his presence before it on March 31...

Supreme Court Introduced Middle Income Group Scheme

Now, it is easier for the middle and relatively lower income group to avail and enjoy the legal services of the country. The Supreme...

President Commutes Death Sentences Of 4 Convicts

President Pranab Mukherjee, on January 1, commuted the death sentences of four convicts to life imprisonment, accepting their mercy petitions. They are Krishna Mochi,...