Tushar Mehta
India  /  Published 29.07.20

Soz: only govt is claiming freedom

The Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that former Union minister Saifuddin Soz “is free” and “was never detained or put under house arrest”, a statement that a bench l...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.07.20

August 5 not always august

To the government, August 5 is not always an auspicious date. Solicitor-general Tushar Mehta on Tuesday objected when the Supreme Court initially adjourned to August 5 a contempt petition moved again...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 02.06.20

Uncourteous: The apex court's reluctance to aid migrants

It is not justice alone that people in India expect from courts, but also the restoration of dignity and rights. The Supreme Court has taken suo motu cognizance of the situation of stranded migrant wo...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 31.05.20

AAP earns BJP ‘D team’ tag

By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.05.20

Govt can't say what it's paying rlys

The central government on Tuesday declined to give the Supreme Court a break-up of the share of ticket fares the Centre and states would bear for migrants travelling home by train and also “what amo...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Delhi  /  Published 27.02.20

BJP hate speech: HC gives Centre 4 weeks to file replies

The Delhi High Court Thursday allowed impleadment of the Centre in the PIL seeking lodging of FIRs and arrests in northeast Delhi where communal violence has erupted over the amended citizenship law.A...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.02.20

Police ‘see’ speeches, thanks to HC

Delhi High Court on Wednesday expressed “anguish” at the delay in filing of FIRs against hate speeches by BJP leaders, asking solicitor-general Tushar Mehta: “What’s the appropriate time, Mr M...
By Our bureau and PTI in New Delhi

Delhi  /  Published 26.02.20

Decide on FIRs for hate speech against BJP men: HC to police

 The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the police to take 'conscious decision' with respect to lodging of FIRs against alleged hate speeches by three BJP leaders in connection with the CAA v...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.02.20

Supreme Court: Seek rape death warrants

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to approach a trial court for fresh death warrant against the four convicts in the December 2012 gang-rape-and-murder case even as solicitor-general Tusha...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.02.20

Jamia violence probe at crucial stage: Centre to Delhi HC

The investigation into the incident of violence at Jamia Millia Islamia during an anti-citizenship law protest was at a crucial stage, the Centre told the Delhi High Court on Tuesday.The submission be...
By PTI in New Delhi


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