Tag Archives: SC


Will examine if EC can de-register a political party: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday said that it will examine whether the Election Commission could de-register political parties if they have convicted or tainted politicians as office bearers. The bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice AM Khanwilkar and Justice DY Chandrachud agreed to examine


PILs being misused, time to revisit the concept, says SC

Expressing concern over misuse of Public Interest Litigation, the Supreme Court on Friday said it is high time to revisit the concept as court proceedings were being abused in the name of public interest for publicity and political gains. A bench of Justices A K Sikri


SC to hear judge’s bribery case today

A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court is likely to hear today a plea claiming that alleged bribes were taken using the names of apex court judges promising to secure favourable settlement of a case. A bench of justices J Chelameswar and S Abdul Nazeer