Seeking to put behind the differences and controversies, Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Wednesday welcomed the appointment of former Supreme Court Chief Justice P Sathasivam as the new Governor of the state.
The Aam Aadmi Party slammed the BJP-led NDA government over the appointment of former Chief Justice of India Palaniswamy Sathasivam as the new Governor of Kerala and said that the independence and credibility of the judiciary should be maintained.
A petition seeking an
investigation against former CJI KG Balakrishnan, his brother
and son-in-law, alleging amassing of wealth disproportionate
to known sources of income was returned on Tuesday by a special
A collection of lawyers of the Kerala High court on Wednesday began a signature campaign seeking resignation of former CJI Justice KG Balakrishnan as chairperson of the National Human Rights commisison.
Former Supreme Court Chief
Justice A H Ahmadi Tuesday rejected criticism of dilution of
charge against Union Carbide executives in Bhopal gas tragedy
case, saying in criminal law there was no concept of vicarious
Terming charges against Karnataka
High Court Chief Justice as "very unfortunate",
a former CJI on Wednesday said the allegations will damage the image
of entire Judiciary but maintained that it was not free from