SC should be told of Trinamool's court protests: Altamas Kabir

Terming West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress' protests in court against the arrest of minister Madan Mitra contempt of court, former chief justice of India Altamas Kabir Saturday called for bringing the matter to the apex court's immediate attention.

Altamas Kabir backs SC move in Birbhum gang-rape case

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir supported Supreme Court`s move in taking suo moto cognizance of gangrape incident of tribal woman at instance of village headman at Birbhum of West Bengal.

Ganguly has the right to remain in office: Altamas Kabir

Supporting Justice AK Ganguly, accused of sexually harassing intern, former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir said he had right of not stepping down as chairman of WBHRC.

Comments attributed to CJI bench an `indictment`: Kabir

Altamas Kabir retired as Chief Justice of India recently.

Former CJI Kabir denies he had any bias against Gujarat judge

Former chief justice of India Altamas Kabir denied reports that he had junked the elevation of Gujarat High Court`s chief Bhaskar Bhattacharya to apex court.

Alleged leak of SC NEET verdict will have to be looked into: CJI

Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam has said the alleged leak of the NEET verdict on common entrance test for medical colleges before its pronouncment on July 18 will have to be inquired into.

Judiciary`s duty to protect constitutional rights: CJI

Outgoing Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir Thursday dismissed criticism against the Supreme Court judgement on the Mumbai dance bar issue.

SC issues notice over Saradha chit fund scam

The Supreme Court issued notice to the centre, West Bengal govt, CBI and SEBI on a petition seeking transfer of the Saradha chit fund scam investigation to CBI.

Madan Tamang`s murder case: SC stays criminal proceedings

Supreme Court on Monday stayed trial court proceedings in Gorkha leader Madan Tamang murder case in West Bengal in the wake of allegation that CBI repeatedly failed to appear in court to oppose bail plea of the accused.

SC tells petitioners to move high court on CAG appointment

Supreme Court asked former chief election commissioner N Gopalaswami to move Delhi High Court for challenging the appointment of former defence secretary Shashi Kant Sharma as the CAG of India.

Difficult to ban international porn websites: Centre to SC

In what can be called as a setback to the Government’s efforts to put a ban on pornographic websites, the central government has told the Supreme Court that it is tough to block international porn websites in India.

Deletion of Constitutional provision; SC asks govt

The Supreme Court Friday asked the Centre to respond to a plea seeking deletion of a provision in the Constitution that treats Sikhs, Jains and Buddhists as Hindus for all legal purposes.

NGO moves SC for keeping West Bengal panchayat polls free of Ramzan

An NGO on Monday approached Supreme Court seeking re-scheduling of panchayat polls in West Bengal to keep it free from the period of Ramzan, which is likely to start from July 10.

No age limit for vehicle to ply on road: Centre to SC

Vehicles can ply on the roads irrespective of their age if they satisfy prescribed norms and standards, the Centre told the Supreme Court.

CJI asks states to deal firmly with rape cases

Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir on Saturday asked states to deal firmly with cases of rape and atrocities on women saying that administration and investigation should go hand in hand.

CJI Altamas Kabir asks states to deal firmly with rape cases

Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir on Saturday asked states to deal firmly deal with cases of rape and atrocities on women saying that administration and investigation should go hand in hand.

Need more Calcutta High Court judges in apex court: CJI

Observing that there weren`t many Calcutta High Court judges in the Supreme Court, Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir on Friday said they needed more of them "to shake up Delhi".

Indian judiciary one of most powerful in world: CJI

Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir has described the Indian judicial system as one of the most powerful in the world on Monday due to the power of judicial review enjoyed by it.

Lawyers should be depicted as socially responsible: CJI

Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir on Monday said the image of lawyers, who are depicted as "sharks" in cartoons, needs to be changed to that of a socially responsible citizen.

SC directs declaration of medical entrance results; NEET verdict in July

Supreme Court in an interim order on Monday ordered institutions to publish all results of entrance exams that were put on hold by its judgement on December 13 last year.