Supreme Snub to Srinivasan: Cleaning Up Cricket?
Jan 22, 2015
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Dec 3, 2014
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday January 22, 2015
The Supreme Court has come down heavily on N. Srinivasan for his conflict of interest in Indian cricket. His re-election as Board chief is in jeopardy.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 17, 2015
A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw issued notice to Boxing India, Indian Olympic Association and boxer Laisram Sarita Devi and sought their replies after the petitioner, a lawyer, submitted there is a provision under the...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 12, 2015
The Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India HL Dattu today referred to another bench a plea of Massimiliano Latorre, one of the two Italian marines accused of killing Indian fishermen in 2012, seeking extension of his stay in Italy on he...
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday January 10, 2015
Chief Justice of India, HL Dattu, says he rates Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "a good leader" and "a good human being."
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 7, 2015
The newly formed NITI Aayog, which has replaced the Planning Commission of the Nehruvian-era, may come as a blessing in disguise for smaller states, according to Goa Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
The Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court today set up a special bench of Justice CR Kumaraswamy to hear the appeals filed by former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others who had questioned their conviction in the disproportiona...
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan | Thursday December 18, 2014
The Supreme Court today ordered the removal of a senior judge accused of sexually harassing a woman judge in Madhya Pradesh from administrative and supervisory work, and said a panel appointed by the state's Chief Justice to investigate the allegatio...
Thursday December 11, 2014
Reliance Industries has named former UK judge Sir Bernard Rix as its arbitrator in the KG-D6 cost recovery dispute with the government in place of former Chief Justice of India S P Bharucha who quit last week.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
Concerned over a backlog of more than three crore cases in courts across the country, Chief Justice of India HL Dattu has asked the Chief Justices of all High Courts to ensure expeditious disposal of cases pending for five years or more.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 4, 2014
The Chief Justice of India today shared with NDTV his reason for setting up an unprecedented special bench to hear cases related to social issues. "A case on missing children hurt me the most. I felt the need for a bench to hear such cases," said Jus...
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Vishnu Varma | Wednesday December 3, 2014
In an unprecedented move, the Chief Justice of India has set up a special bench of two judges to hear cases related to social issues.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 2, 2014
A meeting at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's residence tomorrow between the government, opposition and the Chief Justice of India will decide a new chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation, a post that has lately been steeped in controversy.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 27, 2014
Chief Justice of India HL Dattu, who took over two months ago, has said curbing women's freedom is not the way to increase women's safety. Rather, a systemic response is needed to stop sexual violence.
NDTVSports,SoumitraBose | Monday November 24, 2014
Supreme Court, while examining the Justice Mukul Mudgal report on corruption in IPL 2013, raised questions of conflict of interest on N. Srinivasan, putting in doubt the suspended cricket administrator's re-election as BCCI president.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 18, 2014
The Nanavati Commission submitted its second and final report today on the 2002 Gujarat riots to state Chief Minister Anandiben Patel. More than 1,000 people, mostly Muslims, had died in the riots.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Indian-American Anita M Singh, who previously worked at the White House on cyber-related issues, has been appointed the Chief of Staff and Counselor in the National Security Division of the US Justice Department.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 8, 2014
The Supreme Court today refused to fix any cooling off period for judges to take up government assignments after retirement, an issue which has been widely debated after former Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam took governorship soon after his tenu...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 1, 2014
The city government on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that it has issued an order for compulsory registration of private placement agencies providing domestic workers while making it clear that all such unregistered firms will have to shut down af...
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday September 28, 2014
A Supreme Court judge understands the pain of the common man, and so, every case is important, new Chief Justice of India, Justice HL Dattu, has said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 28, 2014
Justice Handyala Lakshminarayanaswamy Dattu was today sworn in as the 42nd Chief Justice of India by President Pranab Mukherjee.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday September 26, 2014
Outgoing Chief Justice of India Justice RM Lodha today said no judge should accept a post retirement government job or constitutional office and added that there should be a two year cooling off period.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Mala Das | Monday September 22, 2014
A woman lawyer's claim that she had taken poisonous tablets because her complaint of gang-rape had been ignored led to drama in the Supreme Court today.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday September 21, 2014
The floodwaters are yet to recede in parts of Srinagar. But the Jammu and Kashmir high court is already up and running - from the official residence of one of the judges in Gupkar Road.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 13, 2014
Chief Justice R.M. Lodha on Saturday said that India has already arrived at a stage where nobody can tinker with the independence of the judiciary, but exhorted that to strengthen the role of law, the judiciary will have to ensure that it was complet...