Former Chief Justice of India Justice Handyala Lakshminarayanaswamy Dattu was on Tuesday selected as the next Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission.Feb 23, 2016, 19:58 PM IST
The SC reserved its order on a plea for its direction to the Centre to take action against NHRC Chairman and former CJI KG Balakrishnan for his alleged misconduct during his tenure as apex court judge.May 07, 2012, 19:02 PM IST
Troubles continued for Balakrishnan with the survey dept concluding that his son-in-law PV Sreenijan had allegedly encroached govt land.Aug 03, 2011, 00:43 AM IST
The National Human Rights
Commission has made public skeletal details of assets owned by
its Chairman K G Balakrishnan showing there was no change in
the moveable and immovable properties owned by him.
An Income-Tax appellate authority
here has upheld the order of Central Public Information
Officer (CPIO) not to provide a copy of NHRC chairperson and
former CJI K G Balakrishnan`s I-T returns to an RTI applicant.
NHRC Chairperson Justice KG Balakrishnan has told Income Tax authorities that details of his I-T returns cannot be disclosed but he had no objection in
revealing his total income or taxable income.
NHRC chairman and former CJI KG Balakrishnan has asked the income tax office in Kochi not to disclose details of his I-T returns, citing that the CJI’s office is beyond the purview of the RTI Act.Feb 15, 2011, 09:52 AM IST
Former Supreme Court judge KT Thomas has asked ex-CJI KG Balakrishnan to take the initiative in bringing out the truth regarding allegations of disproportionate wealth levelled against his relatives.Jan 16, 2011, 20:05 PM IST
Further trouble is brewing for former
CJI Justice K G Balakrishnan as his yougner brother K G
Former Chief Justice of India K G
Balakrishnan today said the Supreme Court should be
"accessible" to the poor and asked lawyers to work for the
uplift of the downtrodden.
Former CJI, Justice Rajendra Babu on Monday said certain areas, such as
confidential and sensitive information gathered by the CJI on
the appointment of judges, should be kept outside the ambit of RTI Act.
Former Chief Justice of India V N Khare Friday expressed displeasure over a reported decision of the Allahabad High Court administration whereby details of the assets of its judges were not to be made public.Oct 02, 2009, 15:50 PM IST
Terming social justice as the `soul` of Indian Constitution, former Chief Justice of India R C Lahoti said it is a dynamic device to elevate
the status of the deprived section in the society and
mitigate their plight.