Patanjali Ayurveda, Supreme Court

Patanjali Faces Legal Heat: Supreme Court Issues Contempt Notice Over Misleading Ads

The Supreme Court delivered a scathing rebuke to Patanjali Ayurved on Tuesday (February 27) for persisting in disseminating deceptive advertisements regarding medicinal cures, despite giving assurances to the Court in November of... Read more »
NewsClick

NewsClick: SC Orders Formation of Medical Board to Assess Health Condition of Editor-in-Chief

The Supreme Court directed AIIMS on Tuesday to establish a medical board to assess the health condition of Prabir Purkayastha, founder and editor-in-chief of NewsClick, currently detained in Tihar Jail under a... Read more »
Women

“Ensure Women’s Permanent Commission in Indian Coast Guard or We Will Intervene”: SC Warns Centre

The Supreme Court directed the central government on Monday to ensure the provision of permanent commission for women in the Indian Coast Guard, warning that the court would intervene if the government... Read more »
K Annamalai

Hate Speech: SC Stays Criminal Proceedings against BJP Leader K Annamalai

The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the proceedings in a criminal case filed against Tamil Nadu BJP president K Annamalai for purportedly delivering a hate speech against Christians in an interview with... Read more »
Arvind Kejriwal

‘Made a Mistake by Retweeting Video’: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to SC

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal told the Supreme Court on Monday that he had made a mistake by retweeting a purportedly defamatory video disseminated by YouTuber Dhruv Rathee concerning the BJP IT... Read more »
Criminal Laws

SC Declines to Hear PIL Challenging New Criminal Laws

The Supreme Court declined to entertain a PIL on Monday challenging the three new criminal laws, Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita, and Bharatiya Sakshya Adhiniyam. Noting the PIL filed by... Read more »
Sanjay Singh

Delhi Excise Policy: SC Seeks ED Response on Sanjay Singh’s Bail Plea

The Supreme Court on Monday sought the Enforcement Directorate’s (ED) response on a bail plea filed by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sanjay Singh in a money-laundering case linked to the alleged... Read more »
Abbas Ansari

Arms Licence Case: SC Adjourns Hearing on Abbas Ansari’s Plea Challenging HC Order

The Supreme Court on Friday adjourned the hearing on gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari’s son Abbas Ansari’s plea challenging the Allahabad High Court’s rejection of his bail application in an arms licence case. A... Read more »

Sand Mining Case: SC Seeks Tamil Nadu Govt Response for Filing Plea against ED

The Supreme Court sought a response from the Tamil Nadu government on Friday, regarding its petition against the Enforcement Directorate (ED) concerning the sand mining case. Justices Bela M Trivedi and Pankaj... Read more »
Community Kitchens

SC Declines Directive on Setting up of Community Kitchens to Alleviate Hunger

The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to passed any direction on a plea seeking the establishment of a scheme for community kitchens to address hunger and malnutrition, noting the ongoing implementation of... Read more »