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CJI Gogoi writes to PM Modi: Increase SC strength, raise retirement age of HC judges

"A judge takes time to evolve and by the time he is in a position to put innovative thoughts based on rich experience to practice, he finds himself nearing retirement," Gogoi wrote to PM Modi.

Sexual harassment allegations: CJI Ranjan Gogoi appears before panel, report likely in sealed cover

Sources told The Indian Express that the committee, comprising Justices S A Bobde, Indu Malhotra and Indira Banerjee, extended a request to CJI Gogoi to appear before it.


Not this way

CJI Misra has questions to answer, crosses to bear. But the notice to impeach him is misguided and ill thought through

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

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 doubt govt intention in appointing next CJI, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

Asked whether the government will follow the convention of appointing Justice Ranjan Gogoi as the next CJI when Misra demits office on October 2, the minister said the question is “imaginary”, and that the convention is “clear”.

Inside track: Radical shift

Many Congresspersons feel Rahul Gandhi was unduly influenced by CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury to back the motion for impeachment of Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra.


PIL in Punjab and Haryana HC for quashing impeachment provisions in Judges Act

The Chandigarh based lawyer has contended that there are 228 MPs in the Parliament who are facing criminal cases and their interest is in conflict with the law.

Former CJIs on Dipak Misra impeachment move: ‘Unprecedented, extremely sad’

“Of the allegations levelled against him, only one relates to his performance as CJI — allotment of cases. But that cannot be an allegation. That has been the case throughout the history of the Supreme Court,” said Justice Thomas.

CJI Dipak Misra meets two top judges, tells them he’s looking into issues they raised

Sources told The Indian Express that CJI Misra informally met Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Kurian Joseph on Wednesday and indicated that he was looking into the issues pertaining to the apex court.

Letter to the Editor: Regressive tax

The move to tax long-term capital gains will disrupt the transition in the saving habits of Indians. Demonetisation and the progressive lowering of interest rates of traditional instruments such as fixed deposits have led many to invest in shares and bonds.

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What the Supreme Court did not address in its Aadhaar verdict

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