Suprme Court

  • Aarushi: SC to hear Talwar's bail plea on Monday January 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear on Monday the bail plea of dentist Rajesh Talwar who has been asked to face trial along with his wife for allegedly murdering their teenaged daughter Aarushi and domestic help in 2008. A bench of justices AK Ganguly and JS Khehar, which had dismissed...
  • SC quashes land allotment to Sourav by WB govt May 26, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday quashed the allotment of land to cricketer Sourav Ganguly by West Bengal government in Kolkata saying it was "unreasonable and arbitrary" and asked him to surrender the plot in two weeks. The bench, also comprising Justice G S Singhvi,...
  • That's the law: justice for tainted lawmakers too February 16, 2010

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has reiterated that an elected representative cannot be unseated on mere charges that he won the election through electoral malpractice and corruption unless the charges are proved "beyond reasonable doubt like a criminal charge". A bench of Justice D.K. Jain and Justice P Sathasivam emphasised this...