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Imperative that law officers remain impervious to politics of the day: CJI

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- Law officers must remain impervious to the politics of the day and conduct themselves with dignity in court, Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dhananjaya Y Chandrachud said on Saturday... Read More


AAP moves SC over mayoral polls

New Delhi, Feb. 2 -- Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Kuldeep Dhalor, who lost Tuesday's Chandigarh mayoral election, moved the Supreme Court on Thursday against Punjab and Haryana high court's refusa... Read More


AAP moves SC over Chandigarh mayor polls

New Delhi, Feb. 2 -- Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Kuldeep Dhalor, who lost Tuesday's Chandigarh mayoral election, moved the Supreme Court on Thursday against Punjab and Haryana HC's refusal to gra... Read More


SC agrees to list plea for fresh Chandigarh mayoral polls; no date specified

India, Feb. 2 -- The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to list Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Kuldeep Kumar's plea for fresh mayoral polls in Chandigarh without specifying a date for it, days after the... Read More


New guidelines issued for green bodies by SC

New Delhi, Feb. 1 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday held that bodies and authorities enforcing environment laws should be accountable, transparent and efficient in their functioning as it issued a sle... Read More


'No abnormality': SC rejects plea to abort 32-week pregnancy

New Delhi, Feb. 1 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that the courts have a duty to take care of the interests of the unborn child and the mother as it turned down a petition filed by a 26-year-ol... Read More


New guidelines issued for green bodies by SC

New Delhi, Feb. 1 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday held that bodies and authorities enforcing environment laws should be accountable, transparent and efficient in their functioning as it issued a sle... Read More


Supreme Court issues new guidelines for environmental regulatory bodies

India, Feb. 1 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday held that bodies and authorities enforcing environment laws should be accountable, transparent and efficient in their functioning as it issued a slew of... Read More


'Shocking' overcrowding: SC orders states, UTs to plan new jails for next 50 yrs

India, Jan. 31 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed states and union territories to accord "top priority" to the problem of overcrowding in jails, finding the actual occupancy of jails across the ... Read More


Must protect both foetus, mom: Supreme Court in abortion case

India, Jan. 31 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday turned down a request by a 26-year-old woman seeking permission to abort her 32-week pregnancy, citing mental trauma and depression after the death of ... Read More