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...
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 5, 2013
A Supreme Court inquiry has indicted former judge AK Ganguly for sexually harassing a young woman interning for him last December.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 3, 2013
The BJP has said former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, who is facing allegations of sexually harassing a law intern, should resign as the chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday November 30, 2013
Former Chief Justice of India Justice Altamas Kabir today defended Justice AK Ganguly, the former Supreme Court judge who has been accused of sexual harassment by an intern, by saying he found the charges against Justice Ganguly hard to believe.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday November 29, 2013
The Supreme Court has revealed that the former judge accused of sexually harassing an intern in December is AK Ganguly.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Tassaduq Hussain Jillani, known as a "gentleman judge", was today named Pakistan's new Chief Justice, replacing activist judge Iftikhar Chaudhry who led a crusade against corruption and misgovernance.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
The Supreme Court today constituted a 10-member committee headed by its woman judge, Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai, to deal with complaints of sexual harassment within its precincts.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday November 26, 2013
The Chief Justice of India today said that he will ensure justice is done in every aspect in the case of a young law intern who had alleged that a Supreme Court judge had sexually harassed her.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday November 18, 2013
A bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam asked the government to file its response and posted the case for hearing on November 21.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 14, 2013
All India Radio (AIR) on Wednesday informed the Delhi High Court that cases of sexual harassment that some radio presenters of FM Gold channel complained of have been dealt with.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 10, 2013
Chief Justice of India (CJI) P Sathasivam has suggested opening of 24-hour legal aid helplines and clinics to provide timely advice to victims of heinous crimes, like rape.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 7, 2013
The committee, headed by former Punjab and Haryana High Court Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal, met here on November 5 and 6 during which it spoke to top officials from the Mumbai Crime Branch and BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ravi Sawani.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 5, 2013
Justice Shaukat Siddiqui had last month suspended Sethi from working and also put aside a government order to appoint an interim management committee for three months to run cricket affairs.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 24, 2013
Justice Rajesh Kumar Agrawal was today sworn in as the Chief Justice of the Madras High Court.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 17, 2013
Goa Lokayukta Justice B Sudarshan Reddy has quit from his post citing personal reasons, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said today.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 16, 2013
The former Maharashtra deputy chief minister, whose application to contest the polls was rejected by the election officer on the basis of his residential criteria, has also decided to move the court if he is not given "natural justice" over his ap...
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 15, 2013
A division bench of Chief Justice Mohit Shah and Justice M S Sanklecha sought the affidavit while hearing an application made by shuttler Prajakta Sawant stating that BAI's selection committee headed by chief national coach Pullela Gopichand was not ...
India | A Vaidyanathan | Thursday October 10, 2013
In a landmark move, the Supreme Court has decided to monitor juvenile homes across the country. The top court has set up a panel under the chairmanship of Justice Madan B Lokur, a Supreme Court judge, for the purpose.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 8, 2013
The apex court also set up a probe panel headed by former chief justice of Punjab and Haryana high court Mukul Mudgal to inquire into the allegation of betting and spot-fixing in IPL.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 7, 2013
The Supreme Court proposed a three-member panel headed by former Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court Mukul Mudgal to enquire into the IPL spot-fixing scandal.