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In case against the CJI, SC should address disquiet expressed by a senior judge, desist from ex parte probe

Sexual harassment allegations: Don’t probe in woman’s absence, hurts SC name, Justice Chandrachud tells panel

Meets in-house panel with Justice Nariman; suggests she be allowed a lawyer or court appoint amicus curiae.


Liberty without statism

Supreme Court upheld individual freedom, dignity, equality in Sabarimala case. But statism has its own dangers.

Liberty of activists not jeopardised for now, say petitioners

A three-judge bench headed by CJI Dipak Misra, in a 2:1 verdict, refused the plea filed by historian Romila Thapar and others seeking a SIT to probe the arrest of Varavara Rao, Gautam Navlakha, Sudha Bharadwaj, Arun Ferreira and Vernon Gonsalves.

Appoint IAS officer in Melghat or face contempt: HC

On February 6,HC had directed appointment of an IAS officer to head projects in the area as per a government circular of 1993.

Replanting trees along highway: HC tells PMC to rope in students

A division bench of Justice D Y Chandrachud and Justice A A Sayed noted that the students of schools and colleges would be on summer vacation at present.


School tribunal can hear pleas by primary teachers

Bombay High Court (HC) ruled Monday the school tribunal could hear appeals by primary teachers facing action by managements.

'Declare Sawantwadi corridor ecologically sensitive by Dec'

Bombay High Court Friday directed the state and the Union governments to declare the Sawantwadi corridor in Sindhudurg an ecologically sensitive area by the end of the year.

Ensure that govt doctors serve in tribal areas,HC tells state

Noting that there seems to be “glamour” attached to the postings in cities,the Bombay High Court Thursday directed the state to frame a policy to ensure that government doctors serve in tribal areas

Decks cleared for auction of 48-acre mill land in Sion

Swadeshi Mill in Sion stopped operations in 2000