February 02, 2020 1:09 am
At the same event, former Supreme Court judge, Justice A K Sikri, said the Collegium system of appointment of judges “needs reconsideration”, and that “India is the only country where judges appoint judges”.
January 25, 2019 3:01 am
Justice Sikri was part of the January 10 meeting of the high-powered committee when it decided to transfer CBI director Alok Verma. He attended the meeting as nominee of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi.
January 25, 2019 8:12 am
Sources said Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi concurred with the view. The committee, sources said, is expected to meet again in the next couple of days. Kharge is learnt to have asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to convene the meeting before January 31.
January 09, 2019 7:01 pm
Instead, the CJI has nominated Justice A K Sikri to the Selection Committee. Under the Lokpal Act, the CJI can depute a representative if he is unavailable.
September 23, 2014 12:58 am
The court issued the ruling while quashing disciplinary proceeding against IAS officer Vijay Shankar Pandey.
January 31, 2014 12:35 am
The Bench refused to accept the defence by the CM and others that there was no willful failure to file their return cannot be accepted.
December 17, 2013 5:02 am
Court also said plea was not maintainable because appropriate remedy was to file a review petition instead of an application.
December 13, 2013 2:17 am
SC noted that any comparison of disabilities among persons was violative of the Constitution.
December 12, 2013 1:07 am
Anand Grover,who led the arguments for NGO Naz Foundation in the case on Section 377.
October 29, 2013 12:35 pm
Roy is restrained from going abroad till documents are supplied to SEBI.