India  /  Published 11.02.22

Hounded woman judge reinstated

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the reinstatement of a woman judge who had resigned after being transferred following her sexual harassment allegations against a then sitting judge of Madhya Pr...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

World  /  Published 07.01.22

1st female SC judge in Pak

Pakistan has confirmed the appointment of the first female Supreme Court judge in the Muslim-majority nation’s history, members of the ruling party said on Thursday.  A commission that dec...
By Reuters in Islamabad

Opinion  /  Published 24.12.21

Cold heart: J&K's new seats

Only six months ago, the prime minister, Narendra Modi, told leaders of political parties from Jammu and Kashmir that he wanted to eliminate “dil ki doori” and “Dilli ki doori&r...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 15.12.21

Lawyers cease work over judge’s ‘insult’

The East Midnapore district bar association called for ceasework at Tamluk’s civil and criminal courts from Tuesday till Friday to protest against alleged misbehaviour by the district judge duri...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)

India  /  Published 19.11.21

Bihar cops thrash judge in chamber

Two police officers allegedly thrashed an additional district judge at gunpoint in Madhubani district of Bihar on Thursday. Judge Avinash Kumar of the Jhanjharpur sub-divisional court was beaten up i...
By Dev Raj in Patna


World  /  Published 21.10.21

Afghan judges ‘live in fear’

When Nabila was a judge in Afghanistan’s Supreme Court, she granted divorces to women whose husbands were sometimes jailed for assaulting or kidnapping them. Some of the men threatened to kill h...
By David Zucchino in New York

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.09.21

Judge death: CBI doubles reward

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) led by Superintendent of Police (UC) Vijay Kumar Shukla doubled its reward money to Rs 10 lakh on the death of Dhanbad-based additional district and session j...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.08.21

CBI: Rs 5 lakh for details on judge

It said if anyone has any information of importance, it can be shared with the special crime team of the CBI housed at the CSIR Satkar guest house in Dhanbad through phone numbers 7827728856, 011-2436...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.08.21

SC: CBI doesn't help judiciary

The Supreme Court Friday termed "serious" the incidents of judges being threatened and asked the states to file status reports on the security they are providing to the judicial officers. A...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.08.21

Judge: Give chance to defend

It is the duty of every member of an orderly society to offer every possible opportunity to a "criminal" to defend himself, Supreme Court judge U U Lalit said on Sunday. He said that even t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh


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