Supreme Snub to Srinivasan: Cleaning Up Cricket?
Jan 22, 2015
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India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Justice Sunil Ambwani today took oath as the Chief Justice of Rajasthan High Court at Raj Bhawan in Jaipur.
Karnataka News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Sunday March 22, 2015
The Karnataka High Court today barred the state government from making public any interim report on the probe into the "unnatural death" of IAS officer DK Ravikumar. The order comes a day after Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said that the government's s...
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday March 10, 2015
The Narendra Modi government has justified the enactment of two laws to help replace the existing collegium system of judicial appointments with the institution of the National Judicial Appointments Commission.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 20, 2015
Mr Roy's application filed early this week for extension of facilities by four to six weeks did not come up for hearing and an effort to get relief today from a bench headed by Justice T S Thakur failed.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Tuesday February 17, 2015
The Supreme Court today observed that debarring persons against whom charges have been framed by a court from contesting elections will be against the ethos of democracy.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Wednesday February 11, 2015
The Supreme Court pulled up the Union government today for spending crores on the Republic Day parade but delaying the payment of compensation to farmers for land acquired from them.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 12, 2015
The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the central and Delhi governments on the deplorable conditions of undertrial prisoners, including women and the mentally challenged, in jails here.
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...