November 16, 2019 3:28 am
With just days left for his retirement, CJI Gogoi declined requests from the media for interviews, saying that “the bench requires its judges to ‘maintain’ silence while exercising their freedoms”.
November 14, 2019 6:06 pm
Sabarimala Temple Verdict, Supreme Court: During the hearing today, the court observed that restriction of women into religious places is not limited to Sabarimala temple and suggested examination of the review pleas by a seven-judge bench.
November 14, 2019 12:41 am
The High Commission said it was “most egregious” and “wrong” on the part of those who are deliberately circulating fake and incorrect information to create misunderstanding about India in the public domain.
November 08, 2019 3:21 pm
The judgement on the Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute was reserved on October 16 after a marathon hearing of 40 days. The judgement is likely to be pronounced before November 17 as Justice Gogoi's tenure as the CJI comes to end on that day.
November 04, 2019 2:17 am
Criticising “armchair commentators” who had raised objections to the drive, the CJI said they were far from ground realities and had presented a highly distorted picture, due to which Assam and its development agenda had taken a hit.
October 24, 2019 8:44 am
Indira Jaising won for all women of India, irrespective of religion, the rights of equal inheritance and guardianship of children, which neither their communities nor the state was willing to give.
October 18, 2019 1:11 pm
CJI Ranjan Gogoi, who retires on November 17 this year, has headed the Supreme Court in significant cases, including the Ayodhya title dispute, and the National Register of Citizens.
October 17, 2019 8:11 am
The SC has to rule on appeals against the verdict of the Allahabad HC which ordered a three-way division of the disputed 2.77 acres between the Nirmohi Akhara sect, the Uttar Pradesh Sunni Central Waqf Board and Ramlalla Virajman.
August 18, 2019 9:49 pm
In his speech, CJI Ranjan Gogoi underlined the importance of"legal literacy","technology and acccess" and the "impact and accountability" for delivering the quality legal services.
August 10, 2019 7:05 am
The letter, submitted to the apex court on Friday, points out that cases of commercial sexual exploitation of children and sex trafficking are nothing but repeated rape of children.
October 02, 2019 9:05 am
IE100 List: The BJP’s return to power with 303 seats not only refreshed and reinforced it, it has begun to reshape equations across institutions — in the government and outside it as well. The Indian Express power list 2019 tells that story.