A battalion of 25 lawyers will defend disgraced former chairman of Satyam Computer Services B. Ramalinga Raju and two other accused in the Rs.70 billion ($1.43 billion) fraud case.This was announced by their lawyer S. Bharat Kumar Monday soon after a ..
PUNE: In the back drop of Mumbai terror attacks last year, P N Bhagwati, former chief justice of India, on Saturday said that it is high-time the judiciary gives a serious consideration to terrorism cases by deciding it on a top priority. Bhagwati sa ..
Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and five other BCCI officials received a reprieve with the Supreme Court staying a Calcutta High Court's directive to initiate criminal proceedings against them for filing "false" affidavits in the Jagmohan Dal ..
A writ petition seeking direction to the Union government to constitute a national investigating agency to combat growing incidents of terrorist violence in the country has been filed in the Supreme Court.The petition filed by advocate Abani Kumar Sa ..
The Supreme Court on Friday stayed all proceedings pending in the Delhi High Court regarding construction of 1,100 flats for Commonwealth Games village near the Yamuna river bank.The High Court had earlier on November three refused legal sanction and ..
New Delhi, Dec 3 (PTI) The Supreme Court has ruled that courts cannot quash a case against an accused involved in sexual offences merely because there was a delay in lodging the FIR."There are several factors which weigh in the mind of the prosecutri ..
CHENNAI: The Tamil language could be introduced in the High Court as an additional language only in a phased manner, former Judge, Supreme Court and Chairman, Law Commission of India, AR.Lakshmanan said here on Sunday.Addressing a seminar on Court la ..
New Delhi (PTI): The Supreme Court has held that high courts should not quash criminal proceedings against accused unless the allegations, even if taken on face value, disclose no cognisable offence.Citing a number of earlier judicial rulings, a benc ..
The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Friday decided to move the Supreme Court challenging the Calcutta High Courts directive to initiate criminal proceedings against six top officials for filing false affidavits in the Jagmohan Dalmiya expuls ..
The Supreme Court has held that High Courts cannot pass any judgement without giving detailed reasons and discussion about merits of a case.Out of the 14 pages of the judgement as appearing in the paper book except the quoted above there is no discus ..