Gopal Subramanium

Sc allows temple management in Tamil Nadu to approach Madras High Court for repair work

The Supreme Court has allowed the Management of the Sri Ranganathaswamy temple in Tamil Nadu to approach the Madras High Court with its prayer that it should be allowed to carry out requisite repairs and renovations in the historic temple.

Oct 25, 2016, 20:16 PM IST
DDCA row: Gopal Subramanium panel to continue probe even if struck down by Centre, says Kejriwal

DDCA row: Gopal Subramanium panel to continue probe even if struck down by Centre, says Kejriwal

Striking a defiant note, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said the Commission of Inquiry ordered by his government will probe alleged irregularities in DDCA even if it is struck down by the Centre.

Dec 29, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

AAP govt appoints Subramanium, Krishnan in Nitish Katara murder case

AAP government on Friday appointed senior lawyers Gopal Subramanium and Dayan Krishnan to contest the appeal of Nitish Katara murder case convicts Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal in Supreme Court.

Jul 31, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

Ex-solicitor general supports AAP govt in tussle with LG over appointment of chief secretary

Senior lawyer and former solicitor general Gopal Subramanium has supported the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in its turf war with the Lt Governor, saying Najeeb Jung has no independent discretion to appoint a chief secretary.

May 20, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

SC asks Gopal Subramanium to assist in Padmanabhaswamy case

The Supreme Court Wednesday asked counsel Gopal Subramanium to reconsider his decision to withdraw as amicus curiae in the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple case, which had hit the headlines in 2011 over its huge treasure trove.

Aug 06, 2014, 21:53 PM IST

Coal block allocations scam: Gopal Subramanium rejects SC`s offer for SPP post

Senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium, whose name was left out by the Centre for elevation as Supreme Court judge, has rejected the post of Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) in the coal block allocations scam cases.

Jul 20, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

Subramanium among first choice of CJI to try coalgate cases

Senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium, whose name was left out by the Centre for elevation as Supreme Court judge on Friday emerged as the first choice of Chief Justice of India RM Lodha to try the high and mighty in the coal blocks scam cases.

Jul 18, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

Karunanidhi targets Centre on Gopal Subramanium rejection row

M Karunanidhi slammed the Centre over rejection of former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium`s appointment as Supreme Court judge.

Jul 03, 2014, 21:07 PM IST

Decision on Subramanium based on `cogent grounds`: Govt

Government defended its decision to return the recommendation of the Supreme Court collegium to appoint senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium as a judge of the apex court, saying its move was based on "proper, cogent and sound" grounds.

Jul 02, 2014, 22:12 PM IST

Cong uses CJI`s criticism to target Modi govt on Subramanium row

Congress on Wednesday used the Chief Justice of India`s criticism of government on the Gopal Subramanium controversy to accuse the Narendra Modi dispensation of indulging in vendetta politics and committing grave breach of constitutional norms.

Jul 02, 2014, 21:38 PM IST

BJP hits back at Cong over Gopal Subramanium controversy

BJP on Wednesday hit back at Congress for its remarks against Narendra Modi government over Chief Justice of India`s criticism on Gopal Subramaniam row, saying Congress has no moral right to raise the issue as it has caused "the most damage" to institutions during its rule.

Jul 02, 2014, 21:28 PM IST

Govt says it could not pursue Subramanium`s case as he himself `withdrew`

After Chief Justice RM Lodha expressed displeasure, government tonight said the case of Gopal Subramanium for appointment as a Supreme Court judge was not taken forward as the noted lawyer himself "withdrew" his candidature while the process of conducting verifications was underway.

Jul 01, 2014, 23:20 PM IST

`Modi govt trampled upon established constitutional processes`

Congress on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of having an "autocratic mindset" whose government has "trampled" upon established constitutional processes in its "vendetta" against former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium.

Jul 01, 2014, 20:58 PM IST

Justices Mishra, Goel and lawyer Nariman appointed SC judges

Chief Justices of Calcutta and Orissa High Courts, Arun Mishra and Adarsh Goel and eminent lawyer Rohinton Nariman, who were in the panel recommended by the Supreme Court collegium along with Gopal Subramanium, have been appointed as judges in the apex court.

Jun 26, 2014, 23:05 PM IST

Shanti Bhushan attacks govt on Gopal Subramanium issue

Former Law Minister Shanti Bhushan on Thursday said it was quite clear that CBI and IB were induced to do a "hatchet job" to scuttle the elevation of eminent lawyer Gopal Subramanium to the Supreme Court bench.

Jun 26, 2014, 23:01 PM IST

Govt acting in partisan manner on appointment of SC judges: CPI(M)

CPI(M) today attacked the government for acting in a "partisan" manner on the appointment of Supreme Court judges following charges levelled by senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium and said the apex court should undo the "damage".

Jun 26, 2014, 18:56 PM IST

A very carefully orchestrated drama to scuttle my elevation: Gopal Subramanium to CJI

In a nine-page letter to Chief Justice of India R M Lodha, former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium today withdrew his consent for appointment as a Supreme Court judge protesting against "a very carefully orchestrated drama" to scuttle his elevation.

Jun 25, 2014, 19:18 PM IST

Most unfortunate, says Congress on Gopal Subramanium withdrawing name for appointment as SC judge

The Congress said on Wednesday that it was most unfortunate that former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium had withdrawn his name for appointment as Supreme Court judge.

Jun 25, 2014, 18:35 PM IST

CBI wanted Subramanium to stay, Govt ordered removal

The decision to drop former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium as CBI counsel from a corruption case against an Indian Revenue Service officer was taken by the Law Ministry.

Jul 25, 2013, 17:21 PM IST

Judicial system has failed, says ex-attorney general

Gopal Subramanium, former solicitor and attorney general of India said Saturday that the judicial system had failed to provide justice.

Mar 09, 2013, 23:58 PM IST