The Biggest Stories of July 7, 2014
Jul 7, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
The Supreme Court today refused to stay the execution of death sentence awarded to Nithari rapist-cum-serial killer Surinder Koli and dismissed his plea seeking review of its verdict by which it had upheld the sentence.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 14, 2014
The Supreme Court today directed all states and Union Territories to file their compliance reports -- of its verdict for registration of FIR and conduct of probe -- in every case of missing child.
India | A Vaidyanathan | Monday July 7, 2014
The Supreme Court will deliver a judgement on Monday on whether Shariat courts are unconstitutional or not.
World | Associated Press | Saturday June 28, 2014
The US Supreme Court is poised to deliver its verdict in a case that weighs the religious rights of employers and the right of women to the birth control of their choice.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 3, 2014
The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on Wednesday, regarding a plea of jailed Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy seeking modification of an earlier order asking him to pay Rs 5,000 crore in cash besides a bank guarantee of an equivalent a...
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 11, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi today urged the Jayalalithaa Government in Tamil Nadu to seek review of the Supreme Court's verdict banning 'jallikattu', describing the popular bull taming sport as a symbol of Tamil culture.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday May 9, 2014
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor today said the Supreme Court verdict directing a CBI probe into the Saradha ponzi scam was "historic".
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday May 10, 2014
The Supreme Court has ordered a CBI probe into the Saradha Chit Fund Scam in West Bengal.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 8, 2014
The dawn-to-dusk strike called by the Mullaperiyar Protection Council in the wake of the Supreme Court order in the Mullaperiyar Dam case hit normal life in Kerala's Idukki district but evoked little response in other districts across the state.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 7, 2014
After the Supreme Court ruling today on the Mullaperiyar dam, farmers in Madurai in Tamil Nadu celebrated the verdict by bursting crackers and distributing sweets.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 6, 2014
Karnataka government will decide its next step on the Supreme Court order, striking down its decision to impose Kannada as a medium of instruction in primary education, after studying the verdict, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said in Bangalore today.
Tuesday May 6, 2014
A bench of justices K S Radhakrishnan and J S Khehar, which had reserved its order on April 21, will pronounce the judgement.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 6, 2014
The Supreme Court is likely to deliver its verdict on Sahara Chief Subrata Roy's petition on Tuesday, challenging its decision to send him to jail for not complying with its order to deposit around Rs. 20,000 crore of investors' money with the Securi...
Cheat Sheet | A Vaidyanathan | Friday April 25, 2014
The Supreme Court is expected to decide today whether to allow the release of seven people convicted of the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. Today's verdict will be delivered on the last working day for the outgoing Chief Justic...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 22, 2014
The Supreme Court today agreed to hear in open court curative plea of gay rights activists against its order of criminalising gay sex, giving a ray of hope to LGBT community that the controversial verdict may be reconsidered and modified.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 3, 2014
The Supreme Court today agreed to consider the plea for an open court hearing on curative petitions filed by gay rights activists against its verdict criminalising homosexuality.
NDTVCricket | Wednesday March 26, 2014
The Board of Control for Cricket in India is fighting tooth and nail in the Supreme Court to stall Lalit Modi's return as president of the Rajasthan Cricket Association. In spite of five scheduled hearings, the apex court is yet to take a final decis...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Input from agencies) | Wednesday March 12, 2014
The Supreme Court today dismissed the Centre's plea seeking review of its January 21 order which said that unexplained and inordinate delay in deciding the mercy petition of death row convicts is grounds for commuting their sentence to life imprisonm...
Cities | Maya Sharma | Sunday March 2, 2014
The festival this year, spread over three days, is the biggest ever, with 91 films from 24 countries being screened.
India | A Vaidyanathan | Saturday March 1, 2014
The Centre today filed a review petition in the Supreme Court against its verdict that said death sentence can be commuted over delay in deciding mercy petition.