The Justice Karnan episode was a pointer to the glaring lacuanes in the scheme of selection and appointment of judges of the higher judiciary
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee had on Monday indicated that she had barely heard of him.
Travancore royal family’s Aswathy Thirunal Gowri Lakshmi Bayi, who attended the event, expressed disappointment over the lack of interest regarding the anniversary in Kerala.
“On some issues, we have reached agreement (with the collegium),” the minister said, but declined to disclose the points on which differences remained.
Rohatgi was appointed the 14th Attorney General of India in June 2014
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Concluding its hearing of a clutch of petitions challenging the practice of triple talaq, polygamy and nikah halala, the bench, which includes Justices Kurien Joseph, U U Lalit, R F Nariman and Abdul Nazeer, reserved its verdict.
The bench is hearing seven petitions, including five filed by Muslim women, challenging the practice of triple talaq, polygamy and nikah halala.
The Supreme Court is hearing seven petitions including five filed by Muslim women challenging the practise of polygamy, nikah halala and triple talaq in the community.
The AG’s comments came in response to a query from the bench headed by Chief Justice of India J S Khehar, which sought to know what was the recourse open to Muslim men to seek divorce.
The court is hearing seven petitions, including five filed by Muslim women challenging the practice of polygamy, nikah halala and triple talaq in the community
The court is hearing seven petitions, including five filed by Muslim women challenging the practice of polygamy, nikah halala and triple talaq in the community.
The Supreme Court’s sentencing of Justice C S Karnan has raised the question whether the issue could have been handled differently.
J S Khehar also barred the media from publishing or reporting the orders passed by Justice C S Karnan.
Supreme Court restores criminal conspiracy charge, orders fresh trial in cases; 9-month deadline
Nirbhaya gangrape verdict: As soon as the judges read out their verdict, some visitors in the visitors gallery inside the jam-packed courtroom broke into applause.
Meanwhile, critics of the government’s decision to make Aadhaar mandatory for obtaining PAN cards cautioned that the move would “dilute civil liberties and dominate the citizens”.
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