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’RTE example of directive principles being implemented’

Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir on Saturday cited the Right to Education Act,2009,and rural employment guarantee scheme as examples that directive principles of the Constitution were being implemented.

Altamas backs SC move in gangrape case

The girl was gangraped on the order of the kangaroo court at Labhpur in Birbhum district.


Delhi gang-rape case: Public sentiment against juvenile before trial is unfortunate:CJI

Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir today said public sentiments akin to "baying for blood" of the juvenile accused in the Delhi gangrape-cum-murder case before the conclusion of trial is unfortunate.

Altamas Kabir ‘shocked’ over charges at Ganguly

Former Chief Justice Altamas Kabir Saturday expressed shock at the sexual harassment charges filed by a law intern against former SC judge Asok Kumar.

SC agrees to review verdict on medical entrance test

A Bench led by Justice H L Dattu Wednesday allowed the Centre’s application to grant it an open court.

A judgment borrowed from an observation

It is about reservation of faculty posts in AIIMS,and what the Supreme Court has ruled about it


MPs slam AIIMS quota order,target ex-CJI

The order was passed by a five-judge constitution bench headed by then CJI Kabir

Passed in the dark: MPs flay Kabir's AIIMS order,daon-pench by judges

I want to know whether the future of the country will be decided by five people,says Punia.

Ex-CJI Altamas Kabir to Gujarat CJ: Collegium decided not to elevate you to SC

Kabir has said Bhattacharya knows how decisions are taken by the collegium.

Preventive detention passes SC test despite CJI dissent

Giving a thumbs up to preventive detention laws in the country,the Supreme Court has ruled that a detention order will not become ineffective even after several years only because the person concerned chose to abscond. By a rare 2:1 verdict on Tuesday,Justices G S Misra and Justice J Chelameswar dissented with the views of then […]