Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Bar Council of India


BCI raps Prashant Bhushan, says no one has authority to ridicule SC, its judges and judiciary

August 14, 2022 10:39 am

In a press statement, BCI chairperson Manan Kumar Mishra alleged that people like Bhushan "are misusing the fundamental rights of freedom of speech and expression" and indulging in anti-India tirade.

Law graduates out of practice for over 5 years must reappear for AIBE: BCI

August 05, 2022 7:32 pm

In an affidavit filed in the top court, the bar body said it has resolved that if a person takes up a job having no connection with legal or judicial matters, then such person will have to reappear for the AIBE exam.

Person with other jobs can be provisionally enrolled with Bar Council for six months: SC

April 24, 2022 9:33 am

The top court said that BCI may allow provision enrolment for persons in other employments giving them a window of six months for them to decide after clearing the AIBE, whether they want to continue with advocacy or continue in their job. 

Earmarked 500 sub-standard law colleges, surprise inspections to be done: BCI tells SC

April 17, 2022 9:45 am

The BCI said that it is not an executive body and relies upon the universities to close such colleges and/or upon the government to close such universities which despite the requests have been casual on the use of unfair means in LLB/LLM exams and awarding the LLD.

AIBE XVI Result 2021 declared: What’s next?

February 05, 2022 10:27 am

All India Bar Examination (AIBE) 16 2021 result has been announced at Check the direct link and next steps to follow.

AIBE XVI result declared: Here's how to check

February 04, 2022 9:42 am

Candidates who appeared for the exam can now check their result on the AIBE website —

AIBE XVI 2021 result to be announced soon; check details

January 23, 2022 10:12 am

AIBE is a national-level certification exam conducted for law graduates or for those law graduates in their final year or final semester.

BCI’s rule relaxation likely to make qualifying All India Bar Exam easier

October 31, 2021 5:55 pm

Earlier, students had to buy two bare Acts – one with comments to study and one without the comments for exams. The pandemic has hit the industry badly, which has created a scarcity of the bare Acts acceptable to be used during the exam.

Bar Council of India stays order of Bar Council of Punajb, Haryana

September 05, 2021 4:31 am

On August 25 this year, the election tribunal of the Bar Council of Punjab and Haryana, while staying the poll of the DBA Chandigarh, had ordered the returning officer to hold fresh polls within a period of one month.

BCI extends AIBE XVI registration deadline

July 19, 2021 9:27 am

As per AIBE 16 dates, although the application window will close on August 14, the last date for payment of the application fee is August 20. The exam date for the exam is yet to be announced. 


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.