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SC Collegium lists names of four HC chief justices for elevation to apex court

SC Collegium lists names of four HC chief justices for elevation to apex court

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended that the Centre elevate four Chief Justices of different high courts to the apex c...Read More

Lok Sabha passes Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill, 2019

Lok Sabha passes Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed with a voice vote after a reply by Minister of State for Home Nityanand ...Read More

Ex-judge tipped to be first Lokpal

Ex-judge tipped to be first Lokpal

New Delhi: Five years after the Lokpal Act was notified on January 16, 2014, former Supreme Court judge, Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose, is...Read More

SC judge recuses from CBI plea alleging obstruction by West Bengal authorities in Saradha chit fund probe   

SC judge recuses from CBI plea alleging obstruction by West Bengal authorities in Saradha chit fund probe   

New Delhi: Supreme Court judge, Justice L Nageswara Rao, Wednesday recused himself from hearing the CBI’s plea alleging obstruction in it...Read More

Sabarimala row: Supreme Court may not start hearing on review pleas from January 22 as judge goes on medical leave

Sabarimala row: Supreme Court may not start hearing on review pleas from January 22 as judge goes on medical leave

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it may not start hearing pleas seeking a review of the Sabarimala verdict from January 22 as...Read More

Congress demands parliamentary, judicial inquiries into, ‘interference’ in Supreme Court

Congress demands parliamentary, judicial inquiries into, ‘interference’ in Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Congress on Monday demanded both judicial and parliamentary inquiries into the revelations made by former Supreme Court ju...Read More

CBI lacks proper legal structure, says former SC judge Jasti Chelameswar

CBI lacks proper legal structure, says former SC judge Jasti Chelameswar

Mumbai: Former Supreme Court judge Jasti Chelameswar rued on Friday that no proper legal structure was ever laid down for the Central Bur...Read More

Donald Trump’s controversial nominee Brett Kavanaugh sworn in as Supreme Court Judge

Donald Trump’s controversial nominee Brett Kavanaugh sworn in as Supreme Court Judge

Washington: Donald Trump’s controversial nominee Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as a judge of the US Supreme Court, in a major victory for ...Read More

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Ranjan Gogoi picks up Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Justice K M Joseph for his bench

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India designate Ranjan Gogoi has chosen Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice K M Joseph to be on his Bench...Read More

Justice KM Joseph takes oath as Supreme Court judge     

Justice KM Joseph takes oath as Supreme Court judge     

New Delhi: Justice K M Joseph, who as Chief Justice of Uttarakhand High Court had set aside the NDA government’s decision to impose Presi...Read More

Supreme Court judge Ranjan Gogoi says revolution, not reform, needed for judiciary to service commoners

Supreme Court judge Ranjan Gogoi says revolution, not reform, needed for judiciary to service commoners

New Delhi: A “revolution, not reform” is needed to keep the institution of judiciary serviceable for the common man, senior Supreme Court...Read More

Conservative Kavanaugh nominated as US SC judge

Conservative Kavanaugh nominated as US SC judge

Washington : US President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated conservative Brett Kavanaugh as a Supreme Court Judge, a decision that could ...Read More

Chelameswar laments non-elevation of Justice Joseph as Supreme Court judge

Chelameswar laments non-elevation of Justice Joseph as Supreme Court judge

New Delhi: Justice J Chelameswar, who demitted office on Friday, has disapproved the Centre’s decision not to elevate Justice K M Joseph ...Read More

Politics taking a toll of judicial appointments

Politics taking a toll of judicial appointments

It is unfortunate that politics has reared its head again in the appointment of a Supreme Court judge despite such a serious shortage of ...Read More

Senior advocate Indu Malhotra sworn in as SC judge as row over appointments

Senior advocate Indu Malhotra sworn in as SC judge as row over appointments

New Delhi: Senior lawyer Indu Malhotra was sworn in on Friday as Supreme Court judge, amid raging controversy over the Narendra Modi gove...Read More

Centre interfering in judicial functioning says SC lawyers

Centre interfering in judicial functioning says SC lawyers

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Thursday said the government has meddled with the functioning of the judiciary by ...Read More

Impeachment Motion: Sixth judge to face impeachment but none removed thus far

Impeachment Motion: Sixth judge to face impeachment but none removed thus far

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, who is due to retire on October 2, is the sixth judge to face impeachment for removal from office, th...Read More

Supreme Court judge A.K. Sikri underlines importance of online data protection, privacy

Supreme Court judge A.K. Sikri underlines importance of online data protection, privacy

Panaji: In wake of leakage of user data from Facebook stirring up controversy the world over, including India, Supreme Court’s Justice A....Read More

Supreme Court judge Justice Chelameswar seeks full court discussion on government interference

Supreme Court judge Justice Chelameswar seeks full court discussion on government interference

New Delhi: Senior-most Supreme Court judge Justice J Chelameswar has shot off a letter to the Chief Justice of India asking him to consid...Read More

PIL for access to justice, not judicial activism: Justice Lokur

PIL for access to justice, not judicial activism: Justice Lokur

New Delhi : Judiciary cannot remain silent or inactive in case of violation of human rights and access to justice is available to people ...Read More

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