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President Mukherjee cautions judges against perils of 'judicial activism'

Maintaining that the Constitution is supreme, Mukherjee said "each organ of our democracy must function within its own sphere and must not take over what is assigned to the others".

Year of criticism,from the bench and against it

Judicial activism was the key in many Supreme Court observations and judgments during 2011.


Sky is the limit for our powers: Supreme Court

The apex Court asserted sky is the limit for exercising its extraordinary Constitutional powers.

Credit for CNG buses doesn't go to Delhi Govt: Jairam Ramesh

Delhi Govt may be taking credit for introducing CNG buses in the national capital but Union Environment Minister Jairarm Ramesh feels otherwise.

Judicial activism comes in for RS flak

Judicial activism and corruption in the judiciary came in for strong criticism during a discussion in the Rajya Sabha.....