India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Monday March 10, 2014
In an important move to decriminalise politics, the Supreme Court has today ordered that trial in criminal cases against lawmakers must be concluded within a year of charges being framed.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
The three-member committee, headed by former Punjab and Haryana Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal, has named in its report six prominent "Indian capped" players, including one who is part of the current team whose names cropped up during its investigation.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday February 13, 2014
The Chief Justice of India has taken strong exception to Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal's comment that accountability in the judiciary is "exceptionally weak."
NDTVCricket | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Former Indian Premier League commissioner Lalit Modi says Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was trying to shield former Chennai Super Kings team principal Gurunath Meiyappan over his involvement in IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal, ...
Press Trust of India | Friday February 7, 2014
The application filed by Aditya Verma, secretary of Cricket Association of Bihar, sought an interim order for the Board of Control for Cricket in India on the Indian Premier League auctions on February 12 and 13, saying the three-member probe committ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday February 6, 2014
Two power-supplying firms in Delhi whose licenses ought to be cancelled according to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal have asked the Supreme Court for help. Their case will be heard tomorrow, though the Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam, noted with ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday January 16, 2014
Justice Swatanter Kumar, the former Supreme Court judge accused of sexual harassment, has today asked for five crores in damages from a newspaper and television channels which ran details of the complaint against him and named him.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Saturday January 11, 2014
In a case similar to the one involving Justice Ganguly, a young woman lawyer has accused a former Supreme Court judge of sexually harassing her while she was interning with him in 2011.
India | NDTV.com | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, who stepped down as chief of the West Bengal human rights panel after being indicted for sexual harassment
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 7, 2014
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, indicted for sexual harassment, has resigned as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights panel.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Monday January 6, 2014
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, indicted for sexual harassment, is reportedly planning to step down as the chief of the West Bengal human rights panel.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Friday January 3, 2014
Supreme Court today made it clear that it can't order a re-trial on grounds of new evidence. Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam said, "Now it has become fancy that Investigation Officer to make statements after twenty years that he has committed a m...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 24, 2013
A US Court of Appeals has again dismissed a human rights violation case against Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on the ground that a Sikh rights group failed to serve federal court summons on him.
India | Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Retired Justice AK Ganguly has finally spoken out. In an eight-page letter to the Chief Justice of India, with a copy to the President, Justice Ganguly questions the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court panel and says he feels he may be the target of a ...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Retired Bombay High Court judge, Justice JA Patil, who probed the Adarsh housing society scam has come down hard on the Maharashtra government for rejecting his report, which indicted four former chief ministers of the state. Speaking to NDTV, Justic...
India | NDTV.com | Monday December 23, 2013
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, indicted for sexually harassing a law intern, today wrote to the Chief Justice of India categorically denying the charges against him and blaming them on his past judgements against "powerful interests."
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, indicted for sexual harassment, has written to the Chief Justice of India, P Sathasivam denying the charges against him amid calls for him to resign as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission.
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday December 20, 2013
The Delhi police today said it would abide by the law on former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, accused of sexually harassing a law intern in December last year, and was under no pressure.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, accused of sexually harassing a law intern, is in deeper trouble with President Pranab Mukherjee referring a complaint against him by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to the Centre for advice.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
Strongly opposing the Prevention of Communal Violence (Access to Justice and Reparations) Bill, 2013, in its present form, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today asked the Centre not to move it hastily and have wider consultations with the states...