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Top StoriesSep 21, 2021, 3:29 PM IST
Supreme Court collegium recommends new Chief Justices for 13 High Courts by transfer or elevation
Eight names of CJs have been recommended to the Centre including acting Calcutta High Court CJ, Justice Rajesh Bindal, for elevation and transfer of five sitting CJs to other high courts.
India NewsSep 20, 2021, 4:20 PM IST
New Rajasthan law validates child marriage; and Congress is facing flak for it
Rajasthan government's move to pass a bill that legalises child marriages by making the registration of such marriages mandatory has sparked off a major controversy and an appeal to Chief Justice of India NV Ramana.
Top StoriesSep 15, 2021, 1:48 PM IST
Supreme Court slams Centre for 'cherry picking' names for tribunal appointments, sets deadline
"Return with the appointment letters. "We are a democratic country. You have to follow the rule of law," Chief Justice NV Ramana said during the hearing.
Top StoriesSep 4, 2021, 12:59 PM IST
Supreme Court recommends 68 names to Centre for appointment as judges in 12 High Courts
If cleared by the Centre, 68 judges will be appointed in High Courts at Allahabad, Rajasthan, Calcutta, Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Madras Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab and Haryana, Kerala, Chhattisgarh and Assam.
Top StoriesSep 1, 2021, 1:39 PM IST
HC seeks Centre’s response on PIL challenging Rakesh Asthana's appointment as Delhi Police commissioner
The Bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh will hear the matter next on September 8, Bar and Bench reported.
Top StoriesAug 31, 2021, 3:20 PM IST
Nine Supreme Court Judges administered oath in one go for first time
Chief Justice of India N V Ramana administered oath of office in a swearing-in ceremony held in the auditorium of the Supreme Court's additional building complex.
Top StoriesAug 26, 2021, 12:32 PM IST
Centre approves nine new judges, including three women appointed to Supreme Court
Justice BV Nagarathna, of the Karnataka High Court, is in line to become the first woman Chief Justice of India - a milestone in the nation's history.
India NewsAug 18, 2021, 3:10 PM IST
'Extremely regrettable': Chief Justice NV Ramana upset over reports on SC judges' appointment
The CJI emphasised that the process of appointing justices is "sacrosanct" and has "dignity" connected to it and that the media must comprehend and recognise its sanctity.
India NewsAug 18, 2021, 11:18 AM IST
Justice BV Nagarathna may become India's first woman Chief Justice of India in 2027
According to various media reports, two additional female justices are Justice Hima Kohli, the Telangana High Court Chief Justice, and Justice Bela Trivedi of the Gujarat High Court.
Top StoriesJul 11, 2021, 3:20 PM IST
Ex-Supreme Court judge, Justice Sujata Manohar honoured with Ginsburg Medal of Honour
Justice Manohar served as a Supreme Court judge from January 8, 1994, to August 27, 1999. Before her elevation, she also served as the Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court.
Top StoriesJul 10, 2021, 12:21 PM IST
Thawarchand Gehlot to be sworn-in as Karnataka Governor tomorrow
Karnataka High Court Chief Justice Abhay Srinivas Oka will administer the oath of office and secrecy to the new Governor, according to a release.
World NewsJun 30, 2021, 11:38 AM IST
US house passes Bill to remove statues honouring those who upheld slavery passed
The proposed legislation is called the Remove Hate bill and targets statues and busts that include one honouring former US Chief Justice Roger Taney, who authored a key decision supporting slavery.
Top StoriesJun 29, 2021, 11:01 AM IST
Narada case: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee files fresh application in Calcutta HC for submitting affidavits
The next hearing of the Narada sting tapes case in the five-judge bench headed by Acting Chief Justice Rajesh Bindal is scheduled on Tuesday.
Top StoriesJun 21, 2021, 1:24 PM IST
'State conduct does not inspire confidence': Calcutta HC rejects Mamata govt's appeal
Rejecting the plea, a 5-judge bench headed by acting Chief Justice Rajesh Bindal observed that the June 18 order was passed after the state failed to inspire the court's confidence.
Top StoriesJun 9, 2021, 6:09 PM IST
‘Thank you, your honour’: Chief Justice Of India responds to class 5 student's letter on COVID
Lidwina Joseph, a student of Kendriya Vidyalaya in Thrissur, sent a hand-written letter to CJI NV Ramana, saying that she was "happy and proud" of the Supreme Court’s orders regarding oxygen supply in the country, especially in Delhi.