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CJI Dipak Misra


Implementation of rule of law depends on quality of legal education: CJI Dipak Misra

September 02, 2018 12:53 pm

Dipak Misra said that legal education is a science which inculcates in law students a sense of maturity and understanding of the society and moulds them to emerge as protectors of citizenry liberties

Ranjan Gogoi likely to be next CJI, may take oath on October 3: Report

September 02, 2018 6:32 pm

CJI Misra is retiring on October 2 but the day being a national holiday on account of the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, October 1 will be his last working day.

Don’t be swayed by infighting: CJI Dipak Misra to law graduates

August 05, 2018 7:32 am

The CJI also said that the “welfare of people in our society is the supreme law” and hoped that the newcomers would move up the scale of their profession by taking deprived sections of society along, which will give them a sense of satisfaction.

CJI master of roster, ‘ultimate’ authority to distribute work: SC

July 07, 2018 8:07 am

Reiterating that the Chief Justice of India (CJI) is the “master of roster”, the Supreme Court on Friday said it is the CJI’s authority and prerogative to allocate cases to other judges of the court.

Suggest measures for speedy disposal of cases, Chief Justice asks high courts

June 26, 2018 6:34 pm

The CJI has recommended that the arrears committee of each high court should meet at least once every month and prepare a report in this regard as it would help monitor the disposal of old cases and matters of prioritised categories.

Congress’s impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra misconceived, says Arun Jaitley

May 09, 2018 5:23 am

In a series of tweets, he said the Congress’s “latest misadventure against the judiciary has been the impeachment motion against the Chief Justice of India,” which, he said, was “wholly misconceived. It is poorly drafted and lacked in substance.”

CJI impeachment notice: Five reasons why Kapil Sibal withdrew Congress MPs' petition from Supreme Court

May 08, 2018 3:25 pm

Does the CJI have the authority to pass an administrative order to refer a matter to a five-judge bench? The question posed by Kapil Sibal was central to the petition being "dismissed as withdrawn" by the Supreme Court.

CJI impeachment notice: Who decided on setting up of Constitution bench, asks Kapil Sibal

May 08, 2018 2:08 pm

Asserting that if it was indeed CJI Misra who passed the order to constitute the Justice Sikri-led Constitution bench, Kapil Sibal said the petitioners had a right to know it and were entitled to challenge the order.

CJI impeachment notice: Congress MPs withdraw petition challenging Venkaiah Naidu's decision

May 08, 2018 7:06 pm

Congress withdrew its petition after the Constitution bench refused to give the petitioner details of the administrative order passed in constituting the bench.

CJI impeachment: Two Congress MPs challenge Venkaiah Naidu's decision in SC, bench to hear plea tomorrow

May 07, 2018 8:23 pm

Justice Chelameswar said since there was a Constitution bench's decision on CJI Dipak Misra being the master of the roster, the matter should be mentioned before Misra.


When Chief Justice Dipak Misra led the battle on cricket pitch

September 15, 2018 7:23 am

The annual match between the CJI XI vs SCBA XI was attended by CJI Dipak Misra, Justice Madan B Lokur, CJI designated Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Delhi & District Cricket Association (DDCA) President Rajat Sharma.


Supreme Court allows women of all ages to enter Sabarimala temple

June 22, 2020 6:15 pm

In a 4-1 majority verdict, the Supreme Court lifted the ban and said that it violates constitutional principles. See more:

Fali S Nariman Interview: Congress' charges for impeachment of Chief Justice Dipak Misra are frivolous

June 22, 2020 6:25 pm

In an interview to The Indian Express, senior jurist Fali S Nariman rubbished the charges leveled by the Congress party on the issue of impeaching the Chief Justice of India. This is what he said.