January 23, 2020 8:12 am
SC decision to reinstate employee who charged ex-CJI with misconduct is welcome. Now set up institutional mechanisms.
January 22, 2020 7:06 am
The women staffer, who had withdrawn from the proceedings of the inquiry committee on the ground that she was not allowed legal representation, had expressed disappointment over the findings.
November 20, 2019 9:28 am
The fact is, by the time Justice Misra demitted office, the image of the Supreme Court had taken a hit. Therefore, when Justice Gogoi stepped into his shoes, there was an air of expectancy. Unfortunately, Justice Gogoi courted more controversies than his predecessor.
November 19, 2019 3:39 am
Justice Bobde succeeds Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who stepped down as CJI on Sunday after remaining in office for over 13 months.
November 18, 2019 3:23 am
Hailing from a family of eminent lawyers , Bobde was appointed as a Supreme Court Judge in April 2013. He will remain as the CJI till April 23, 2021.
November 15, 2019 9:37 pm
Supreme Court Bar Association Acting Secretary Preeti Singh informed the gathering that the farewell function was kept a low-key affair without any speeches because Gogoi himself had insisted for the event to be a low key affair.
November 15, 2019 2:31 pm
Calling it as a "not the requirement of our institution, for judges to reach to our citizenry through the press" he turned down requests for interview from several print and electronic media.
November 15, 2019 9:55 am
The Supreme Court has deferred its decision on review of 2018 Sabarimala verdict until a larger Bench examines broader issues such as essentiality of religious practices and constitutional morality. This is what the judges said.
November 15, 2019 8:40 am
While the office of the CJI is now under the RTI’s ambit, the CBI is exempt. When the UPA government brought the RTI law on October 12, 2005, the CBI was under it.
November 10, 2019 12:37 pm
For the period 1528 to 1858, the judge cited Ramcharitmanas of Tulsidas, composed during 1574-75 and said it refers to Ram’s birth place.
November 18, 2019 10:50 am
Once appointed, Bobde, the second seniormost judge in the apex court after Gogoi, will enjoy a tenure of one year and five months as CJI— until April 23, 2021.
November 15, 2019 8:27 pm
Chief Justice Gogoi presided over the Supreme Court bench for the last time on Friday.
Celebrity social media photos: Kareena Kapoor, Divyanka Tripathi, Katrina Kaif and others