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Supreme Court: Hindu daughter has equal right in property

Supreme court also directed High Courts to dispose of cases involving this issue within 6 months since they would have been pending for years

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India

Supreme Court questions INC-Communist Party of China MoU

A bench, headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, asked the petitioners to approach the high court first before moving the Supreme Court

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Supreme Court seeks truth behind mysterious death of Sushant

The Supreme Court has taken congnisance of the mysterious death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. “Truth should come out, so far as actor’s death is concerned,” the apex court said today after the union government informed it about Bihar government’s recommendation for a CBI probe into the case.

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Plea in SC to remove ‘socialist’, ‘secular’ from preamble

The petition filed through advocate Vishnu Shankar Jain, has also challenged the insertion of the words ‘secular’ and ‘socialist’ in section 29 A (5)

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India

Sibal accuses Pilot of reducing INC to a ‘public tamasha’

Hours after the Rajasthan High Court refused to take action against Sachin Pilot and other INC rebels, Kapil Sibal fired a salvo via media

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Sachin Pilot wins in SC, Verdict in high court tomorrow

Sachin Pilot had yesterday sent a legal notice to INC MLA Giriraj Singh Malinga who accused him of trying to bribe him into defecting to BJP

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India

Bhushan faces SC criminal contempt today

The SC Tuesday initiated suo motu contempt proceedings against Bhushan for his alleged derogatory tweets against the judiciary

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India

Jagannath Rath Yatra sans crowd gets Supreme Court nod

The Jagannath Rath Yatra had been disallowed following confusing arguments by the petitioner who sounded more like an opponent of the idea

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Tablighi foreigners barred from re-entering India move SC

Seven of the hundreds of Tablighi Jamaat members whom the MHA had debarred from re-entering India for 10 years have challenged the order

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Jagannath Yatra Halted Is Tradition Violated

Lord Jagannath cannot make His journey to the Narayan Shila while this occasion did not mar the ritual when Spanish Flu had hit India in 1918-20