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

Being fair will solve all problems, says CJI Gogoi

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India (CJI) Justice Ranjan Gogoi on Saturday said that being fair towards others will solve all problems and that to be fair is the only one cardinal constitutional value. Addressing an event in the premises of Supreme Court, the Chief Justice said India has rich[Read More…]

Privacy is a fundamental right, rules Supreme Court

Privacy is a fundamental right, rules Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday gave its verdict on the right to privacy and said that it is a ‘fundamental right’. After a five-judge bench hearing several petitions challenging the Aadhaar Act referred the matter to a larger bench, a nine-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday decided[Read More…]

Will treat Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid row as land dispute, says SC

Supreme Court to continue hearing on validity of triple talaq

The Apex Court on Thursday will continue hearing pleas by Muslim women rejecting their religious convention of practising triple talaq. The hearing will be conducted under a five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Jagdish Singh Khehar and four other judges, namely Justices Kurian Joseph, Rohinton Fali[Read More…]

Ayodhya land dispute case: Government asks SC to return the "excess" undisputed area | Here's what it means

Justice will be served even during summer vaction

As many as 15 judges of the Supreme Court will enjoy no summer vacation this year. These judges are bound to sit through cases and hearings, to deal with three cases of Constitutional importance. This also includes deciding the constitutional legitimacy of triple talaq and polygamy under Muslim personal laws.[Read More…]

Privacy is a fundamental right, rules Supreme Court

Supreme Court to go paperless within 6-7 months: CJI

Chief Justice of India J S Khehar on Wednesday said that the Supreme Court will go paperless within six to seven months.The observation on the issue of digitisation of the top court was made when senior advocate Indira Jaising, who has filed a PIL seeking uniform guidelines on designating lawyers[Read More…]

Gender sensitisation has to start from home: CJI Khehar

Questioning the mindset of presuming a girl child as a life-long liability, Chief Justice of India J S Khehar on Wednesday said gender sensitisation is not a matter of punishment and has to start from home. “Society must look into the matter of gender sensitisation. It is not a matter[Read More…]

4 'suspected' IB men nabbed outside Alok Verma's residence

Alok Verma appointed as new CBI director

Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Verma was on Thursday appointed as the next chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). His appointment was approved for a period of 2 years by a three-member selection panel headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and comprising Chief Justice of India Jagdish Singh Khehar and[Read More…]

CJI asks judges to be prepared for complex digital cases

Amidst huge trend of digital media and call for cashless economy in the country, Chief Justice of India TS Thakur anticipates complex legal cases and asked judicial officers to be well prepared for the changing justice delivery system, on Monday. While speaking at the 18th biennial state-level conference of judicial[Read More…]

Allocation of cases should be transparent, not arbitrary: Justice Chelameswar

Senior Supreme Court Judge miffed with CJI-led collegium

In a shocking revelation, Justice J Chelameswar has ripped into the Chief Justice of India headed collegium and has called it, “most opaque.” A letter written by the fifth most senior judge has called for recording the minutes of confidential meetings held to discuss appointments and transfers of judges. As reported[Read More…]

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