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N. Ram v. Union of India

The SC will decide if the Union’s ban on the BBC Documentary ‘India: The Modi Question’ violates the rights to free speech and expression.


Next Hearing:

Last Updated: March 6, 2023

Bench:Sanjiv Khanna J, M.M. Sundresh J

Tags:Article 19, BBC, Freedom of Press, Freedom of Speech, Narendra Modi


Durga Dutt v Union of India

Petition seeking the enforceability of Fundamental Duties.


Next Hearing: April 4, 2022

Last Updated: February 14, 2023

Bench:S.K. Kaul J, M.M. Sundresh J

Tags:Fundamental Duties, Fundamental Rights


M/S Shanti Fragrances v Union of India

The Supreme Court held that there was no conflict between the two Judgments that the reference Judgment said were contradictory. Further, the Bench held that Judgments can only be overturned by a larger Bench and the number of Judges in the majority does not matter when determining the precedential value of a decision.


Pyare Lal v State of Haryana

The Supreme Court will decide whether States can issue remission policies for prisoners which do not require the Governor's approval.


Next Hearing: September 6, 2022

Last Updated: September 7, 2022

Bench:Indira Banerjee J, Hemant Gupta J, Surya Kant J, M.M. Sundresh J, Sudhanshu Dhulia J

Tags:Article 161, Remission


Sameena Begum v Union of India

Several Public Interest Litigation (PILs) challenge the constitutional validity of polygamy, nikah halala and other related Muslim marriage practices.