January 09, 2020 2:37 am
State Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said the government could make the move if someone approached it with a complaint in the matter.
May 21, 2018 7:06 am
A three-judge bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud had on April 19 dismissed the petition along with certain others with similar prayers.
April 20, 2018 7:05 pm
Nityanand Rai, who was accompanied by Bihar BJP vice president Devesh Kumar, said that Congress party did not stop raising accusing fingers despite the late Judge's family stating that he died of heart attack.
April 20, 2018 6:41 pm
Congress President Rahul Gandhi had targeted BJP chief Amit Shah, saying "the truth has its own way of catching up with people like him" as Shah was among those discharged in the Sohrabuddin case.
April 20, 2018 8:29 pm
The impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra comes a day after the Supreme Court rejected a bunch of petitions seeking an independent probe into the death of Judge B H Loya, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case.
April 20, 2018 7:57 am
The court, which went into medical and other evidence brought on record, criticised the petitioners, saying the pleas were a “veiled attempt to launch a frontal attack on the independence of the judiciary and to dilute the credibility of judicial institutions.”
April 20, 2018 2:45 am
Speaking to mediapersons, Fadnavis maintained that the order has exposed the Opposition, which was raising “unsubstantiated charges” against the governments at the Centre and the state.
April 19, 2018 10:04 pm
BJP President Amit Shah, former minister of state for Home, Gujarat, was one of the accused in the fake encounter case and was arrested in 2010. He was later discharged by a CBI court in Mumbai from the case.
April 19, 2018 9:39 pm
The SC on Thursday dismissed a bunch of petitions seeking an independent probe into the death of judge Loya, who was handling the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case, in which Shah was once an accused and was later discharged.
April 19, 2018 9:37 pm
The Supreme Court earlier in the day dismissed petitions seeking an independent probe in the special CBI judge BS Loya's death, ruling that the death was due to “natural causes".