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D Y Chandrachud


Justice Chandrachud: ‘Irrespective of curbs, courts’ duty to protect rights of citizens’

May 25, 2020 12:06 pm

It is the duty of courts to ensure accountability and protect rights of citizens, Supreme Court judge Justice D Y Chandrachud said.

SC orders Army reform: Change mindset, give women equal role

February 18, 2020 3:22 am

Indefensible and disturbing: Court on arguments against greater role for women.

Dissent is 'safety valve' of democracy: Justice Chandrachud

February 15, 2020 9:12 pm

Terming dissent as the "safety valve of democracy", Justice Chandrachud said that silencing of dissent and the generation of fear in the minds of people go beyond the violation of personal liberty and a commitment to constitutional values.

Transfer of judges no solution for complaints against them: Justice DY Chandrachud

September 25, 2019 6:46 am

The comments come days after former Madras High Court Chief Justice V K Tahilramani, in an unprecedented move, resigned after the Supreme Court collegium transferred her to Meghalaya HC “in the interest of better administration of justice”.

Listen to your own

May 06, 2019 1:25 am

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

May 05, 2019 12:45 pm

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

Liberty without statism

October 01, 2018 10:54 am

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

September 29, 2018 6:41 am

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.

'Declare Sawantwadi corridor ecologically sensitive by Dec'

September 28, 2013 1:38 am

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

September 06, 2013 2:03 am

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