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Supreme Court To Pronounce Verdict On Inclusion of CJI's Office Under RTI Act On Wednesday

Nov 12, 2019 PTI

The High Court in its order had declared the CJI's office a "public authority" and said that it should come under the RTI Act.

Govt Starts Process Of Constituting Ayodhya Ram Temple Trust After SC Verdict

Nov 11, 2019 PTI

A team of officials have been tasked with studying the Supreme Court order threadbare for its technicality and nuances so that the trust can be constituted exactly as per the top court's verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute

'We Had Been Waiting For This Day Since Long': Ayodhya Residents Breathe Sigh Of Relief

The Supreme Court verdict awarding the disputed land to deity Ram Lalla Viraajmaan, and an alternative site for a mosque to Muslims is being welcomed by large sections of people across communities in the twin towns of Ayodhya and Faizabad.

Supreme Court Verdict On Ayodhya Dispute High On Contradictions And Conflicts

Nov 09, 2019 Puneet Nicholas Yadav

The fine print of the Ayodhya verdict could, in coming years if not days, trigger a plethora of questions on the legal precedents it has set.

Supreme Court Verdict In Ayodhya Case Perhaps First To Be Delivered On Saturday

Judges hold hearings in courtroom on Saturdays or other holidays only in extraordinary circumstances.

09 November, 2019

After Ayodhya Verdict, CJI Ranjan Gogoi To Deliver 4 More Important Verdicts Next Week


Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi headed bench of the Supreme Court will deliver four other important judgments within a week before he demits office on November 17.

09 November, 2019

SC Ayodhya Verdict Based On Evidence, Social Practices And Issues Of Faith

Alam Srinivas

In its long order, the apex court said that the deity Ram Lalla is a juristic entity, which went beyond legal persons and human nature

09 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict Not Anybody's Defeat Or Victory, Says RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

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RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said he wanted the issue to end and that has finally happened.

09 November, 2019

Land Belongs To Ram Lalla, Centre To Decide On Temple Construction

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

The placement of idols in Babri Masjid in 1949 and its demolition in 1992 was termed as 'clear violation of law' by the Supreme Court.

09 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict: Ram Lalla Gets Ownership Of Disputed Land, Muslims To Be Given Alternate Land

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In a unanimous verdict, the Supreme Court said the 2.77 acre disputed land in Ayodhya will be given to a trust to be set up by the Centre and the Sunni Waqf board will be given five acres of alternate land

09 November, 2019

Ayodhya Land Dispute Case: Here Are The Judges Who Will Pronounce Historic Verdict

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The bench, led by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi, has justices SA Bobde, DY Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S Abdul Nazeer as other members.

09 November, 2019

Schools, Colleges Shut; Security Beefed Up Across Country Ahead Of Ayodhya Verdict


As a precautionary measure, the government has closed all schools, colleges, educational institutions from Saturday to Monday in Uttar Pradesh.

08 November, 2019

Ayodhya Case Highlights | SC Paves Way For Ram Mandir At Disputed Site, Alternative Land For Masjid

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

The Supreme Court, in a unanimous verdict, held that the entire disputed land in Ayodhya must be handed over to the trust formed by the centre.

04 November, 2019

'Complete 25 Years': SC Dismisses Parole Plea Of Nitish Katara's Killer


Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal Yadav were sentenced for kidnapping and killing Katara on the intervening night of February 16 and 17, 2002 for his alleged affair with Bharti Yadav, sister of Vikas

29 October, 2019

Who Is Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde, Next Chief Justice Of India?

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Justice Bobde gave a clean chit to CJI Ranjan Gogoi in a sexual harassment case.

29 October, 2019

Justice Bobde Appointed As Next CJI, To Take Oath On November 18

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Justice Bobde would become the 47th CJI and will take oath on November 18.

21 October, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict Will Have 'Consequences' On Future Polity Of Country: Muslim Parties

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Muslim parties said Supreme Court's decision may impact the minds of millions who are citizens of this country.

18 October, 2019

CJI Ranjan Gogoi Writes To Govt, Recommends Justice Bobde As His Successor

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Justice Gogoi, who was sworn in as the 46th Chief Justice of India in 2018, will demit the office on November 17.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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