Tag: Dipak Misra

Man dials fake calls to HC judges in CJI Gogoi’s voice, know what happens next

Justice Ranjan Gogoi sworn in as Chief Justice of India

New Delhi: Justice Ranjan Gogoi was on Wednesday sworn in as the Chief Justice of India. He was administered the oath of office by President Ram Nath Kovind in the Rashtrapati Bhawan. He is India’s 46th Chief Justice succeeds Chief Justice Dipak Misra, who demitted office on October 2, with[Read More…]

Aadhaar Verdict: Nandan Nilekani hails Supreme Court verdict

Aadhaar Verdict: Nandan Nilekani hails Supreme Court verdict

Bengaluru: Asserting that Aadhaar is a unique identity project, its pioneer and Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani on Wednesday hailed the Supreme Court judgement on it as a landmark. “This is a landmark judgement in favour of Aadhaar, which is a unique identity project that is critical to the development goals[Read More…]

Aadhaar Verdict: Original Aadhaar petitioner welcomes SC verdict

Aadhaar Verdict: Original Aadhaar petitioner welcomes SC verdict

Bengaluru, Sep 26 (IANS) Retired Justice K.S. Puttaswamy, one of the first to question the legality of Aadhaar, on Wednesday welcomed the landmark Supreme Court judgement upholding its validity but restricting it to disbursement of social benefits. “After holistic consideration, my opinion is that the majority judgement on the validity[Read More…]

Provide treatment, security to acid attack victim, SC tells UP

Five points from Supreme Court verdict on Section 377

Supreme Court strikes down Section 377 in unanimous verdict on Thursday. CJI Dipak Misra says there is a consensus among the judgments, which means all the judges are in agreement on the criminalisation of Section 377. 1) NALSA – Rights of LGBTQ community recognized including life with dignity. In the same vein, at[Read More…]

Options on impeachment against CJI open: Congress

Options on impeachment against CJI open: Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday said the option of moving an impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra were still open. “We are very concerned about what is happening (in the SC). The issues, which were raised by four SC Judges, have not been addressed yet. The option[Read More…]

SC crisis will be settled: Attorney General

SC crisis will be settled: Attorney General

Attorney General K.K. Venugopal on Saturday expressed the hope that the crisis in the top judiciary following a revolt by four Supreme Court judges would be “settled”. “Let’s hope everything works out very well. I am sure everything will be settled,” he told reporters here. Venugopal on Friday said the[Read More…]

Options on impeachment against CJI open: Congress

Justice Dipak Misra will be next chief justice of India

Justice Dipak Misra will be the next chief justice of India, after incumbent Jagdish Singh Khehar retires on 27 August. The Law Ministry accepted Khehar’s recommendation on Tuesday evening. Misra will serve as the CJI for 14 months. Justice Dipak Misra to be the next Chief Justice of India (CJI),[Read More…]

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