Supreme Court to hear Ayodhya land dispute case Friday

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The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear on Friday the issues relating to the Ayodhya’s Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case. A notice in this regard was put up on the apex court website which said that the matter will be heard by a five-judge Constitution bench comprising Chief justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices S… Read more »

VVIP chopper case : Delhi court issues fresh summons against Christian Michel’s business partner

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A Delhi court Thursday issued fresh summons against David Nigel John Syms, an alleged middleman and business partner of British national Christian Michel, in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case. Special judge Arvind Kumar summoned Syms, named as an accused in the supplementary charge sheet, to appear before the court. A charge sheet was also filed… Read more »

Nirav Modi denied bail for a third time and supposed to remain in ‘unliveable’ UK jail

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The next hearing in the case will happen on May 30. In the meantime, Nirav Modi will be taken back to prison. The Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London rejected the third bail plea presented by fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi on Wednesday. Chief Magistrate Emma Arbuthnot heard Modi’s fresh bail application today. The next hearing in… Read more »

Collegium Recommends Justice B R Gavai And Justice Surya Kant For Elevation To Supreme Court.

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The Supreme Court of India’s Collegium has recommended the names of Justice Bhushan Ramkrishna Gavai and Justice Surya Kant for elevation to the nation’s highest court. “While recommending the names of Mr. Justice Bhushan Ramkrishna Gavai and Mr. Justice Surya Kant, the Collegium has taken into consideration combined seniority on all-India basis of Chief Justices… Read more »

SC Collegium reiterates names of Justices Bose and A.S Bopanna for elevation to apex court

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The Supreme Court Collegium has rejected government’s objections and reiterated its recommendation to elevate Justices Aniruddha Bose and A S Bopanna to the Supreme Court, observing nothing adverse has been found regarding their competence, conduct or integrity. The collegium has also recommended names of Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant for elevation to the… Read more »

Cancellation of nomination: Supreme Court dismisses plea of sacked BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav

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The Supreme Court Thursday rejected the plea of sacked BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav, challenging the Election Commission’s decision to reject his nomination papers from Varanasi Lok Sabha seat. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said, “we do not find any grounds to entertain the plea of Yadav”. Advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for… Read more »

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC dismisses pleas opposing TN’s move to release convicts

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The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed pleas of families of those killed along with former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991, objecting to the Tamil Nadu government’s 2014 decision to release seven convicts in the case. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said, “All aspects were covered in the earlier constitution bench verdict in… Read more »