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Supreme Court of India: Highest court of India
The Supreme Court of India is the supreme judicial body of India and the highest court of India under the constitution. It is the most senior constitutional court, and has the power of judicial review. The Chief Justice of India is the head and chief judge of the Supreme Court, which consists of a maximum of 34 judges and has extensive powers in the form of original, appellate and advisory jurisdictions. It is regarded as the most powerful public institution in India.

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SC issues notice to Centre on pleas against sedition law; CJI asks if it's necessary | Oneindia News [Video]

SC issues notice to Centre on pleas against sedition law; CJI asks if it's necessary | Oneindia News

Today, the Supreme Court issued a notice to the Centre on pleas challenging the constitutional validity of the sedition law. The Chief Justice of India, N V Ramana questioned that the "law which was..

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With Delhi facing water crisis, Kejriwal govt moves Supreme Court against Haryana

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UP Police moves Supreme Court against Twitter India MD Manish Maheshwari

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Isro espionage case: SC orders CBI probe against three Kerala police officers

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SC orders CBI probe in Isro espionage case against scientist Nambi Narayanan

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