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Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Deputy Director General of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) and chief investigating officer of the panel B B Misra along with Justice Mudgal are due to fly to London for investigation purposes, sources said.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 15, 2014
As the government pushes ahead on a new law to dramatically change the way judges are appointed or promoted, the Chief Justice of India, RM Lodha, seemed to send out a sharp message today as he said the judiciary, executive and Parliament should not ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 14, 2014
A judge in Madhya Pradesh who has alleged sexual harassment by a senior says she will not cooperate with a panel investigating her complaint saying it is biased.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
The Madras High Court today dismissed a PIL seeking a direction to the Registrar General of the Court to constitute a special bench for deciding habeas corpus petitions challenging detention of persons under the Goonda's Act.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Chief Justice of India RM Lodha has asked the Madhya Pradesh High Court to investigate a judge's complaint of sexual harassment by her senior.
India | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday August 13, 2014
How judges are promoted or transferred in India is set to change dramatically - the opposition Congress has decided to support the government's proposal, which means that the plan will clear both houses of Parliament with ease.
India | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 11, 2014
The Narendra Modi government introduced legislation to change the system of appointing judges for the Supreme Court and High Courts in Parliament today, hours after the Chief Justice of India strongly defended the collegium system of judges selecting...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 11, 2014
The controversy over Karnataka High Court judge KL Manjunath has caused a rift between the BJP-led government and the Supreme Court. Sources say the government has sent a file recommending Justice Manjunath's transfer back to a collegium led by the ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 11, 2014
Weeks after his allegations that a corrupt judge was protected by politicians and top judges, former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju has made more controversial remarks against former Chief Justices of India.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 11, 2014
In the middle of the government's moves to change the system of appointing judges, Chief Justice of India RM Lodha today strongly defended the collegium system of judges selecting judges.
India | Sunil Prabhu | Friday August 8, 2014
The constitution amendment bill on the selection of judges that the government hopes to bring to Parliament next week will include several new provisions, including making it mandatory for the chief minister of a state to be consulted when High Court...
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday August 7, 2014
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has written to 26 parties for their views on the Judicial Appointments Commission Bill.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Siddharth Ranjan Das; Edited by Mala Das | Monday August 4, 2014
A Madhya Pradesh High Court judge, accused of sexual harassment by a junior, has said he is "ready for the death sentence if found guilty."
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Monday August 4, 2014
A woman additional judge in Gwalior has resigned alleging sexual harassment by a judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.
Friday August 1, 2014
Following arbitration notice by Vodafone in the Rs 20,000 crore tax case, the government had appointed former Chief Justice of India R C Lahoti as its arbitrator.
India | A Vaidyanathan | Friday August 1, 2014
Chief Justice of India (CJI) RM Lodha today expressed concern over the direction taken by the criminal justice system in the country and asked the central government to create additional fast track courts so that pending trials could be carried out f...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
Veteran BJP leader Kaptan Singh Solanki was sworn-in as the new Governor of Haryana on Sunday. Acting Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court Ashutosh Mohunta administered the oath of office and secrecy to 75-year-old Kaptan Singh Solanki at t...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul was today sworn in as Chief Justice of Madras High Court by Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah at the Raj Bhavan here.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
As part of efforts to enhance medical facilities, the West Bengal government will open 20 new burn units.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
In a strong reaction to Justice Markandey Katju who had demanded disclosure of his assets, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said his "asset account is an open book" and demanded that the former Supreme Court Judge disclose his assets.