January 26, 2023 9:14 am
The games of politics and power will continue to be played, but institutions will continue to be the pillars of democracy in the country. By criticising an institution as robust as the judiciary, the Opposition is doing a great disservice to the nation
December 31, 2022 12:53 pm
In her letter to Chief Justice of India D Y Chandrachud, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti said that while the "judiciary has not inspired much confidence", she has not lost the "unflinching faith and respect for the courts of the country."
September 24, 2022 1:33 pm
Former CJI NV Ramana said that the state of judicial infrastructure in this country even after 75 years of independence was 'disturbing' and a nationwide study that he had commissioned revealed certain hard truths about the poor state of judicial infrastructure in this country.
July 03, 2022 1:59 pm
Talking about the arrest of Zubair and the denial of bail to him by a Delhi court, he said that for a tweet four years ago without any communal outcome, it is "unthinkable" for that person to have been arrested.
August 24, 2021 7:53 am
Upendra Baxi writes: No judge is ‘subordinate’ to any other. As constitutional beings, judges are limited in jurisdiction but also supreme within their own jurisdiction.
February 07, 2021 2:52 am
Justice Shah, who was present physically at the centre along with Gujarat Minister of State home, parliamentary affairs, law and justice, Pradipsinh Jadeja, also acknowledged a shortage of mediators and assured he is already looking at ways to resolve the issue.
August 13, 2022 11:03 am
Ravi Shankar Prasad writes: Those who have been defeated repeatedly by the people of India through a popular mandate cannot and should not control the polity and governance through collusive cases from the corridors of the Supreme Court and other courts. This is unacceptable.
May 18, 2020 9:51 pm
India must use the current situation to push for use of technology to improve procedural and substantive aspects of the legal process.
May 14, 2020 11:10 am
Even for the states having extremely low pendency, separate tribunals have been created, she added.
August 21, 2019 9:10 am
Case and court management are the most important areas which, unfortunately, have not been adverted to in the Economic Surveys. The Ease of Doing Business Report of the World Bank for 2018 and 2019 shows that the time taken to decide a case has remained static at 1,445 days. Why is that?
April 05, 2015 3:01 pm
PM Narendra Modi said that while the judiciary is getting powerful, it is necessary that it also becomes 'perfect' to live up to the people’s expectations.