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Something troubling in Presidential assent to Jallikattu, animal races: Supreme Court

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it found "something troubling" in the Presidential assent granted to allow Jallikattu, a popular traditional bull-taming sport in Tamil Nadu, and... Read More


Black money can be a ground to implement demonetisation, says SC

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- India is not the only country that resorted to demonetization to rein in black money, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday. Dealing with a bunch of petitions challenging the November... Read More


'Be serious about it': Supreme Court pulls up Punjab govt over drug menace

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- The drug menace is on the rise in Punjab, the Supreme Court observed on Monday, as it directed the state government to keep a check and "be serious about it" amid concerns that th... Read More


Apex court: Charity is welcome but not for purpose of conversion

New Delhi, Dec. 5 -- Charity with the ulterior motive of religious conversion is undesirable, the Supreme Court said on Monday, as it directed the Centre to provide details of forcible conversion repo... Read More


SC to review Presidential files on Jallikattu assent in 3 states

New Delhi, Nov. 30 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to examine the basis for providing Presidential assent to the three state laws of Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Karnataka allowing the bull-ta... Read More


Govt should not overload Supreme Court with cases, says Attorney General

New Delhi, Nov. 27 -- The government should not "overload" the Supreme Court with "endless statutory appeals", said Attorney General R Venkatramani on Saturday during the 73rd Constitution Day celebra... Read More


Judiciary, legislature, executive should unite for citizens: Prez Murmu

New Delhi, Nov. 27 -- President Droupadi Murmu on Saturday said that the three organs of the state - legislature, executive and judiciary - should unite their thoughts to work for the people of the co... Read More


'Did RBI inform govt of impact on circulation?': SC asks govt on demonetisation

New Delhi, Nov. 26 -- The Supreme Court on Friday asked the central government if the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had informed it that demonetisation will result in the withdrawal of over 86% currency... Read More


Must reconsider strict dress code for lawyers: CJI Chandrachud

New Delhi, Nov. 26 -- The strict dress code for lawyers must change but the strictness on attire should not lead to moral policing of women advocates, Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dhananjaya Y Chandra... Read More


SC seeks IUML's response on plea to cancel its registration

New Delhi, Nov. 25 -- The Supreme Court on Friday sought response of the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) on a petition to cancel the registration of the party and such other political outfits that u... Read More