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Friday, December 04, 2020

Judicial Standards and Accountability Bill


Law panel head questions judicial Bill, advises a new one

August 04, 2014 1:58 am

Justice Shah termed the definition of misbehavior in clause 2(j) of the Bill as “over-inclusive and under-inclusive at the same time”.

Ordinance route likely for Rahul-backed anti-graft Bills

February 21, 2014 1:46 am

Cong wants to hardsell these anti-corruption laws along with the Lokpal Bill and RTI to counter opposition charges of corruption against the UPA.

Cabinet clears amendments to judicial accountability Bill

February 13, 2014 12:54 am

Clause barring ‘unwarranted comments’ by judges dropped.

Chidambaram pushes for Telangana Bill

February 04, 2014 1:22 am

Pushing for the Telangana Bill, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said it “will not go away.

Lokpal finally law; Rahul seeks session extension to pass more Bills

December 19, 2013 7:14 pm

It was only the second time in 15th Lok Sabha that Rahul chose to speak his mind on a crucial issue.

Ashwani Kumar to push through pending legislations in Parliament

October 29, 2012 5:42 pm

If we can harness requisite support,we will press forward with our attempts to get consensus.

Accountability law must not encroach on judicial independence,cautions CJI

August 16, 2012 1:10 am

“The government may make a law for making judges accountable," S H Kapadia

Judicial accountability Bill gets LS nod,but RS defers BSF Bill

March 30, 2012 3:45 am

The government’s attempt to hold a discussion on the much-delayed Whistleblowers’ Bill was also stalled by the Opposition,which sought more time to study it.

Don’t paint every institution as corrupt: CJI

January 15, 2012 12:53 am

Chief Justice of India S H Kapadia on Saturday said that the portrayal of every institution as corrupt will take its toll on the nation’s economy.

Judicial Bill: Govt plans restraining judges from airing views during trial

November 14, 2011 2:31 am

‘No scope for appointment process; MPs can’t be part of National Judicial Oversight Committee’