Judges(Search results - 48)
India23, Sep 2020, 2:49 PM
Former judges reiterating Umar Khalid not above law exemplifies democracy is still alive and kicking
As a few self-proclaimed intellectuals rue the arrest and interrogation of accused Umar Khalid, a few former judges have robustly observed that he is not above law
India30, Aug 2020, 11:37 AM
Blaming Christian missionaries & left-wing groups for Palghar lynching, fact-finding committee seeks CBI probe
A fact-finding committee having retired judges, lawyers and police officers has blamed Christian missionaries and left-wing organisations for the Palghar sadhu lynching
India21, Jul 2020, 7:50 PM
Maharashtra government to pay Rs 50,000 annually to Bombay HC judges to buy spectacles
The Maharashtra government has agreed to pay Rs 50,000 as spectacles allowance to Bombay high court judges
India1, Jun 2020, 7:00 PM
Judiciary, not a tool, to impose will on the government
In a riveting observation, Supreme Court lawyer Harish Salve has hit out at those who criticise judges by ascribing motives to their judgement.
India31, May 2020, 4:41 PM
Harish Salve points out how unelected people use courts to impose their will on government
In a riveting observation, Supreme Court lawyer Harish Salve has hit out at those who criticise judges by ascribing motives to their judgement
India14, May 2020, 1:14 PM
Fmr CJI & RS MP Ranjan Ranjan Gogoi at his combative best, asks why ‘activist judges’ are not questioned
Facing a barrage of questions over his acceptance of a Rajya Sabha post, former Chief Justice of India and Rajya Sabha MP Ranjan Gogoi shot back saying why no questions were being asked from ‘activist judges’ and those taking commercial arbitration post retirement
India6, May 2020, 3:23 PM
Supreme Court sentences 3 people to 3-month jail for contempt of court
The Supreme Court has sentenced three people, held guilty of contempt of court for making "scurrilous and scandalous allegations" against two sitting judges of the apex court, to 3-month jail observing that it was a "concerted effort to virtually hold the judiciary to ransom".
Views17, Mar 2020, 1:36 PM
Unjust hype behind Justice Gogoi’s Rajya Sabha nomination
Many former judges have joined politics post their retirement. That is nothing new. So, why are we hyping the nomination of former Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi to the Rajya Sabha and calling his judgments partial?
India5, Mar 2020, 2:36 PM
Lost in hypocrisy, found in contempt of court: Why is Harsh Mander in trouble?
Delhi Police filed an affidavit in Supreme Court seeking to initiate contempt proceedings against Harsh Mander for his derogatory remarks against the Supreme Court and its judges
India12, Dec 2019, 5:36 PM
SC not upholding #AyodhyaReviewPetitions only chokes, checkmates the lobby?
Sources say that the very purpose of holding the hearing in chambers and not in the open court was to chide the lawyers on the review petitions filed. The sources add that the top judges didn’t want to castigate the lawyers in public, and therefore, the move for a closed-door hearing.
India19, Nov 2019, 7:39 PM
Post Ayodhya verdict, Justice Nazeer, family provided Z category security
Justice Nazeer was one of the judges of the five-member Constitution bench that delivered the verdict in the Ayodhya case on November 9.
India14, Nov 2019, 11:18 AM
Supreme Court refers Sabarimala case to 7-member bench
The Supreme Court has decided to refer the Sabarimala case to a seven-member bench after two judges expressed dissent notes.
India10, Nov 2019, 1:29 PM
Ayodhya verdict: When Modi alleged Congress was scaring judges in the name of impeachment
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had once criticised the Congress of delaying the Ayodhya verdict.
India9, Nov 2019, 10:30 AM
Ayodhya judgment: Know who are the judges and litigants in the case
While all eyes are on the Ayodhya verdict today at the Supreme Court, here are the details on who are the judges and the litigants in this politically sensitive case
Trending24, Oct 2019, 4:03 PM
Ravi Shastri's 'pitch’ comment leaves Indian Idol judges baffled, Twitterati in splits
After India swept the Test series against South Africa 3-0, coach Ravi Shastri explained the secret behind the success of the Indian team. A spirited Shastri in his speech said 'bhaad me gaya pitch' causing lot of reactions on Twitter