Chief Justice Of India
India  /  Published 25.08.20

Bhushan: 2009 case hearing on Sept 10

The Supreme Court Tuesday decided to refer to another bench the 2009 contempt case against activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan and journalist Tarun Tejpal to deal with certain larger questions related to...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.08.20

Contempt: iron hand needed

The bench said the Indian judiciary is not only one of the pillars on which democracy stands but is the central pillar and bedrock of the rule of law. “An attempt to shake the very foundation o...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.08.20

Bhushan: not scandalising court

Lawyer Prashant Bhushan has informed the Supreme Court that it was his “bona fide opinion” that democracy was destroyed in the country during the tenure of the last four Chief Justices of ...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.07.20

Bhushan: SC hears 2009 contempt case

The Supreme Court on Friday took up for hearing an 11-year-old contempt case against lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan, who was quoted in 2009 as saying that at least “half of the 16 former CJIs ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.10.19

CJI proposes Justice Bobde as successor

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Friday formally recommended to the Centre that Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde, the second senior-most judge in the Supreme Court, succeed him as the Chief Justice ...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.06.20

Plea to CJI for dignity in Covid-19 burial

Senior Congress leader and former Union law minister Ashwani Kumar on Wednesday urged Chief Justice of India S.A. Bobde to ensure that those who had died of Covid-19 were given a decent burial and the...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.09.19

J&K hearing from October 1

A five-judge constitution bench will begin hearing from October 1 a batch of petitions challenging the scrapping of the provision in Article 370 that granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir and th...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 17.09.19

Judicial transfers should be made transparent

In 1981, when the chief justice of Patna High Court, K.B.N. Singh, was transferred to the Madras High Court, he challenged his transfer order in the Supreme Court. He alleged that the transfer was pun...
By Arghya Sengupta in

India  /  Published 07.09.19

Justice Tahilramani, who was transferred from Madras HC to Meghalaya, resigns

Days after the Supreme Court Collegium declined her request for reconsideration of transfer to Meghalaya, Madras High Court Chief Justice Vijaya K. Tahilramani has resigned.She tendered her resignatio...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.09.19

Cheating case relief for CJI accuser

A Delhi court on Friday dismissed a plea to cancel the bail of a former woman employee of the Supreme Court, who had accused the Chief Justice of India of sexual harassment, in a case of alleged cheat...
By PTI in New Delhi


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