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Bar Council of India


Bar members seek restraint: Strike must end now

November 06, 2019 5:35 am

Senior advocate and former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association, Vikas Singh, condemned the violence and call for strike by lawyers, although he added that “the initial provocation seems to be done by the police”.

No place for hooliganism, violence: Bar warns lawyers

November 06, 2019 3:32 am

The BCI said “our inaction and tolerance encourages” such “rowdy elements” and “ultimately results in contempt proceedings by the High Courts or Supreme Court”.

AIBE All India Bar Council exam fee payment deadline extended: Check exam dates, syllabus

September 07, 2019 2:41 pm

The exam is scheduled to be conducted on September 15. There will be a total of 100 questions from 19 topics in the exam. In case of any query, candidates can also connect with the helpline number +91-9804580458, 011-49225022, and 011-49225023.

Man, who shot himself after killing UP Bar Council chief, succumbs to injuries

June 22, 2019 7:07 pm

Manish Sharma had turned the gun on himself after shooting at Uttar Pradesh Bar council chairperson Darvesh Singh Yadav inside the Agra district court on June 12.

Why is Bar Council of India demanding CBI inquiry like Kathua rape accused?

April 28, 2018 9:05 am

The Kathua rape accused and Hindu Ekta Manch have no right to demand a CBI inquiry. They can’t choose the investigating authority.

BCI allows MPs, MLAs to practise as advocates, with rider

April 01, 2018 1:55 am

BCI chairman Manan Kumar Mishra, a senior advocate, said the decision was to prevent “misuse of powers” and “privileges” of a lawyer and not of an MP.

SC judges' revolt Highlights: BCI offers mediation to resolve issues, Justice Kurian says no need

January 13, 2018 8:42 pm

Supreme Court judges vs CJI Live Updates: A day after four top SC judges held a press conference to reveal that "things are not in order" within the judiciary, we bring you all the reactions and news.

Delhi High Court seeks Bar Council reply on seats in Law Faculty

June 08, 2017 4:00 am

The court will hear the BCI’s arguments addressing the issues on June 12.

22 lakh cases pending and we call Gujarat developed: Chief Justice

May 02, 2016 12:23 am

22 lakh cases pending and we call Gujarat developed: Chief Justice

Financial irregularities: 3 ex-bar council chairmen under scanner

November 11, 2015 3:13 am

In its agenda circulated for its general meeting on November 8, BCPH had included 31 items for discussion, out of which nine were related to the alleged financial loss and misappropriation caused by the trio.


Bar Council of India condemns attack on journalists

February 18, 2016 9:10 am

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): The Bar Council of India has condemned the attack on journalists outside the Patiala House Court complex and sought a report from the Patiala House Court Bar Council in this regard. Bar Council of India Chairman Manan Kumar Mishra on Thursday said it is shocking and they apologise from the journalists. He added, “I seek apology not only from the media people, but also from Kanhaiya Kumar. He has now clarified the things and he has been beaten by lawyers and others.” The Bar Council of India chairman said that a committee headed by a former judge of the High Court has been constituted to look into the matter.