October 09, 2021 10:24 pm
The collegium’s hesitation in recommending his name had led to an unprecedented impasse over the appointments, that lasted for nearly two years.
August 29, 2021 4:32 pm
As Supreme Court finally gets nine new judges, one name remains conspicuously out: Justice Akil Kureshi. The long and short journey of the judge from a Gujarat family once close to Mahatma Gandhi.
November 16, 2019 9:36 pm
Justice Kureshi has succeeded Chief Justice Sanjoy Karol, who has been appointed as Chief Justice of the High Court of Patna.
November 08, 2019 10:35 pm
Also, Justice Mohammad Rafiq, a judge of the Rajasthan High Court, was elevated as the chief justice of the Meghalaya High Court, the ministry said in a separate notification.
November 08, 2019 2:50 am
Sources said the official notification of the appointment, to be issued by the Department of Justice under the Union Law Ministry, will be issued soon.
November 05, 2019 4:43 am
The move came after Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre, submitted that one more week was needed for administrative measures.
September 23, 2019 2:27 am
Speaking to The Indian Express, Justice Kureshi made it clear that he had not resigned, but refused to take further questions.