News  /  Published 17.01.23

Bar Council of India team reaches Kolkata, probes lawyers’ protest

The state Bar council chairman turned up but the registrar-general asked him to leave as he was not invited to the meeting...
By Our Legal Reporter in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.01.23

Four claimants for two posts of schoolteacher

Another candidate moves court with plea for job...
By Our Legal Reporter in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.01.23

Some Calcutta High Court lawyers still in boycott mode

Large number of state panel advocates are not attending cases in Justice Rajasekhar Mantha’s courtroom...
By Tapas Ghosh in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 13.01.23

HC logjam: Bar Council steps in

Undesirable, says Bengal chapter of advocates' panel; state lawyers continue to stay away from Judge Mantha's court, 40 cases weren't heard on Friday...
By Sougata Mukhopadhyay in Calcutta

News  /  Published 13.01.23

Contempt rule against lawyers protesting at Calcutta High Court

Posters with Justice Mantha’s photograph and listing the allegations against him were pasted on the walls outside his courtroom also outside his Jodhpur Park house...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata


News  /  Published 12.01.23

Hearings resume in Calcutta High Court as lawyers end protest

Kolkata police have started two cases — in Hare Street and Lake police stations — in connection with posters against the judge put up on the high court premises as well as on the wall of his house...
By Tapas Ghosh, Our Bureau in Kolkata

India  /  Published 12.01.23

CJI: a departure from apex court convention

A deviation from convention, the move by the Chief Justice of India has caused surprise in legal circles...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 11.01.23

HC lawyers call off boycott

No clarity yet on fate of criminal contempt proceedings initiated by judge, Division Bench to decide...
By Sougata Mukhopadhyay in Calcutta

News  /  Published 11.01.23

Boycott of Calcutta High Court judge continues

Kolkata police register an FIR against unknown persons in connection with posters that were found outside south Kolkata residence of the judge...
By Tapas Ghosh in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 10.01.23

Cal HC judge initiates contempt proceedings

CCTV footage identifies 15 who laid seige to Rajasekhar Mantha's courtroom, boycott continues for second day...
By Sougata Mukhopadhyay in Calcutta


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