Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

H L Dattu


Policy meaningless if implemented without humane face: NHRC

December 09, 2016 5:06 pm

Dattu said the preamble of the Constitution and the articles relating to fundamental rights and directive principles of state policy make protection of human rights a constitutional obligation of the state as well as the duty of a citizen.

CJI Dattu says he will take up NHRC chief’s post if offered

December 02, 2015 10:31 am

“If I get it (NHRC chairperson’s post), it is fine. If I don’t get it, it is still fine. At present I don’t know who will be appointed. Let us see what happens,” said the CJI.

Supreme Court creche opens, CJI Dattu welcomes first guest with chocolates, flowers

November 05, 2015 4:04 am

The CJI told her parents he was elated to receive the first entrant, who appeared sleepy-eyed, to the crèche, which became functional Wednesday.

Meet Justice T S Thakur, man behind the verdict on reforming BCCI

November 05, 2015 10:08 am

The law ministry will forward the file of Justice Thakur's appointment to the Prime Minister's Office. His Warrant of Appointment will be issued after the President approves it.

NJAC ruling will not affect judiciary’s ties with executive: CJI Dattu

October 21, 2015 7:57 am

I have always said that they are all mature people. We do our work and they do theirs. They know how to accept a judgment,” the CJI told The Indian Express.

My grandson looks like a ninja because he's forced to wear mask: CJI Dattu on pollution in Delhi

October 06, 2015 1:09 pm

Chief Justice H L Dattu was responding to a submission from senior lawyer Harish Salve that he had to take a steroid for the first time last week to tackle breathing problems caused by pollution in the national capital.

Madras High Court judge warns CJ of contempt of court

May 11, 2015 2:28 am

Justice Karnan has said he would go to the National SC/ST Commission against Justice Kaul for “harassing” him.

Govt will not encroach judiciary's independence on NJAC: Sadananda Gowda

April 30, 2015 2:20 pm

Asserting that the government is "not going back" on NJAC, Gowda said it would ensure the supremacy of Parliament.

Govt and Supreme Court face-off: CJI Dattu says won’t join panel

April 28, 2015 2:22 pm

Additional judges are appointed for two-year terms, and their terms are usually extended before expiry of the previous stint.

Delhi Confidential: Showing restraint

April 13, 2015 12:00 am

With the government eager to showcase its achievements at the end of its first year in office, the I&B Ministry is planning to rope in PM Narendra Modi to hold a “Talkathon”.