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S A Bobde


SC to hear petition on hate FIRs: We wish peace... pressure on us, we cannot handle

March 03, 2020 7:24 am

S A Bobde urged the court to list it for urgent hearing, claiming that about 10 people were dying on an average everyday in Delhi because of the communal violence.

Delhi Confidential: Green Cause

February 20, 2020 2:46 am

Three months into his tenure, Chief Justice of India S A Bobde has already emerged as a champion of greens, with the bench headed by him batting for sustainable development, which takes into account environmental concerns, too.

Supreme Court: Aware that political parties using court’s forum

January 28, 2020 3:38 am

Chief Justice of India S A Bobde made the comments while hearing a plea seeking CBI probe into the death of a BJP worker, Dulal Kumar, in West Bengal.

Excessive tax is social injustice by government: CJI Bobde

January 24, 2020 8:35 pm

CJI Bobde said the tax should be collected from people like honey bee draws nectar from flowers without harming it.

Finality key to death sentence, can’t be kept open-ended: Supreme Court

January 24, 2020 7:15 am

Chief Justice of India S A Bobde's remarks come at a time when convicts in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-and-murder case have been filing petitions one after another to delay their execution ordered by a Delhi court.

PMC Bank scam: SC stays HC order allowing shifting of HDIL promoters from jail to residence

January 16, 2020 1:14 pm

A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant took note of the submissions of Solicitor General Tushar Mehta that the high court order to the extent of allowing their release from prison needed to be stayed.

Delhi Confidential: Temple Visits

December 30, 2019 3:06 am

This Christmas break, too, temple visits have kept him occupied — in neighbouring state of Karnataka. CJI Bobde visited the Shringeri Math in Chikmagalur.

Very important for judiciary to retain public’s trust, says CJI

December 17, 2019 4:12 am

Speaking at the felicitation by the Bar Council of India, the CJI had a word of caution: “Alternate possibilities are similar to Hobbesian State of nature, far removed from a society governed by ‘rule of law’.”

Construction in Taj Trapezium Zone: SC allows govt to issue clearances for essential public amenities

December 07, 2019 10:47 am

The directions came on an application by the Uttar Pradesh government seeking a clarification of the March 22 order.

Ayodhya land dispute judgement is elaborate: Justice Bobde

November 09, 2019 10:15 pm

Justice Bobde said however that he cannot speak more about the verdict which was pronounced by the 5-judge Constitution bench that had a marathon hearing of 40 days from August 6 to October 16.


In photos: Justice S A Bobde, new CJI and a photography enthusiast

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.