J Chelameswar

Big gap between Ranjan Gogoi’s promise and performance

Big gap between Ranjan Gogoi’s promise and performance

The credibility of the Supreme Court was considered to be at the lowest ebb during the tenure of chief justice Dipak Misra. The so-called...Read More

Presser by 4 Supreme Court judges has not served purpose: Ex-CJI R M Lodha

Presser by 4 Supreme Court judges has not served purpose: Ex-CJI R M Lodha

New Delhi: Last year’s press conference by four senior-most judges including Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi has not served its purpo...Read More

Orderly succession

Orderly succession

With the Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra, recommending the name of senior-most judge, Ranjan Gogoi, as his successor upon his retirem...Read More

Law Minister may meet CJI to discuss govt-judiciary rift

Law Minister may meet CJI to discuss govt-judiciary rift

New Delhi : Amid growing differences between the government and the judiciary over a host of issues, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad is ...Read More

Not CJI Misra, Judge Chelameswar needs to be impeached

Not CJI Misra, Judge Chelameswar needs to be impeached

The move to impeach Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra is motivated by sheer partisan politics. It is ill-advised and unwarranted. Though...Read More

Lawyers’ body concerned over issues raised by judge Chelameswar

Lawyers’ body concerned over issues raised by judge Chelameswar

Condemning the move of inquiry against a recommendee of the collegium, the AILU said if the collegium’s recommendations cannot be accepte...Read More

Supreme Court reserves verdict on plea to scrap ex-MPs’ pension

Supreme Court reserves verdict on plea to scrap ex-MPs’ pension

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on a plea seeking to scrap the lifelong pension to former members of Parli...Read More

Supreme Court crisis: CJI Dipak Misra meets four senior-most judges

Supreme Court crisis: CJI Dipak Misra meets four senior-most judges

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra today held a meeting with four senior-most Supreme Court judges to resolve issues raised by...Read More

Supreme Court row: What did the judges’ revolt actually achieve?

Supreme Court row: What did the judges’ revolt actually achieve?

On January 12, 2017, something extraordinary happened when top four judges of the Supreme Court of India (J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Ma...Read More

Four Supreme Court judges appeal to nation to save apex court; this is what they said

Four Supreme Court judges appeal to nation to save apex court; this is what they said

New Delhi: Four judges of the Supreme Court on Friday said that they have discharged a debt to the nation by issuing an appeal to the nat...Read More

Justice Karnan ‘sentences’ CJI, 7 other SC judges to 5 years RI

Justice Karnan ‘sentences’ CJI, 7 other SC judges to 5 years RI

justice karnan (pic) said that an order passed by him on April 13 directing the member judges of the seven-judge bench to pay a fine of R...Read More

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Judge opts out of collegium meeting

New Delhi : Justice J Chelameswar, one of the five senior most judges of the Supreme Court, did not take part in Collegium’s meeting on T...Read More

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SC asks Adarsh Society to pay for maintenance

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Adarsh Co-operative Housing Society to consider bearing the expenses to be incurred on ...Read More

Centre urges Supreme Court to set  collegiums in motion

Centre urges Supreme Court to set collegiums in motion

Govt says 40% vacancy in various HCs is hampering disposal of cases

Laymen not required in judicial selection process, clarifies Supreme Court

Laymen not required in judicial selection process, clarifies Supreme Court

New Delhi : Even as it reserved judgement, the Supreme Court on Wednesday differed with the Centre on the provision of nominating two emi...Read More

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SCBA condemns collegium in SC

New Delhi : The apex court’s Bar on Wednesday strongly backed the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) and sharply attacked t...Read More

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NJAC: Opponents accuse Centre of ‘holding up’ SC

New Delhi : Opponents of the new system of higher judicial appointments on Friday attacked in the Supreme Court the Centre’s “late” deman...Read More

There’s no reason to celebrate yet

There’s no reason to celebrate yet

Okay, Section 66A of the Information Technology (Amendment) Act, which was voided by the Supreme Court on Tuesday, was badly drafted. It ...Read More

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SC Again Refuses To Stay Rajasthan Panchayat Poll

NEW DELHI : The Supreme Court for the second time on Thursday refused to entertain petitions challenging a Rajasthan government’s Ordinan...Read More

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SC Seeks RIL Response To CAG Report On Its KG Basin Gas Operations

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought Reliance Industries (RIL) response to the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report whic...Read More

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