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The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear a plea seeking review of its verdict in the Rafale case.

The Supreme Court on Tuesday referred to seven-judge bench the issue of determining the correctness of minority status granted to Aligarh Muslim University.A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi referred the matter to the larger bench for defining the parameters for grant of minority status to educational institutions.

Meanwhile the CBI questioned Kolkata Police commissioner, Rajeev Kumar for the third day in connection with the chit fund case.

The remarks were made by a bench hearing a petition filed by an advocate who had contended that public money cannot be utilised for creating own statues and for propagating the political party.

The agency directed all the 10 officials to report to the Joint Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation in Kolkata. It also said the orders were taken after the approval from the CBI Director.

The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the transfer of the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual assault case from Bihar to a court in New Delhi and slammed the state government for its management of shelter homes.

The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice and sought a response from lawyer Prashant Bhushan on the contempt pleas filed by attorney general KK Venugopal and the Centre for his tweets alleging that the government had misled the court about the appointment of M Nageshwar Rao as the interim director of the CBI.

The Travancore Devaswom Board which manages Kerala's Sabarimala temple said today it is no longer against admitting women of all ages, and has informed the Supreme Court of the change in its stance.

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is accusing the Centre of attempting a coup to destabilise the state after an ugly face-off between the CBI and the state police over the federal probe agency's bid to grill city police commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with the Ponzi scheme scam case.

The court in its last hearing on Monday had asked the ED to indicate the dates when it would like to question Chidambaram junior.