Supreme Court refuses urgent hearing on plea to postpone IPL-2020 amid coronavirus scare.

 The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to accord urgent hearing on a plea seeking postponement of Indian Premier League (IPL)-2020 amid the coronavirus scare. A vacation bench of justices U U Lalit and Aniruddha Bose told the petitioner that he could mention the matter for urgent listing before the regular bench on March 16 when […]

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Affidavit case: SC reserves verdict on plea of Devendra Fadnavis to review order asking him to face trial.

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its verdict on former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis’ plea seeking review of its 2019 judgement asking the BJP leader to face trial for allegedly failing to furnish details of pending criminal cases against him in his 2014 poll affidavit. Senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi, representing Fadnavis, told a bench […]

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Supreme Court says Centre should frame guidelines to deal with social media misuse

The Supreme Court on Tuesday observed that technology has taken a “dangerous turn” and asked the Centre to apprise it within three weeks about the time-frame needed to come up with guidelines to curb misuse of social media in the country. A bench of justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose expressed serious concern over some […]

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

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 […]

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