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Sexual harassment case: RK Pachauri claims to be innocent, says 'have faith in Indian judiciary'

Sexual harassment case: RK Pachauri claims to be innocent, says 'have faith in Indian judiciary'

Pachauri was accused of sexually harassing a female colleague in 2015.

After cricket, football's turn to clean up: Justice Mukul Mudgal in FIFA governance committee

After cricket, football's turn to clean up: Justice Mukul Mudgal in FIFA governance committee

The former Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana, who headed the IPL spot-fixing probe, said is aware of his appointment.

Days after CJI's emotional appeal, Supreme Court set to get four new judges on May 13

Days after CJI's emotional appeal, Supreme Court set to get four new judges on May 13

President Pranab Mukherjee is believed to cleared the names of three high court chief justices and a senior advocate for elevation to the apex court.

Judiciary encroaching upon legislative and executive authority brick by brick: Arun Jaitley

Judiciary encroaching upon legislative and executive authority brick by brick: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has raised alarm with regard to the judiciary encroaching upon the authority of the legislature.

DNA: Analysis of crisis in Indian judicial system

The Indian Judiciary is overburdened by many cases and the reason behind that is the less numbers of Judges. Even though the necessity has long been felt, no government from the past to past decade has taken any step to fill that void.

Ready to work in summers to clear backlog: CJI

Chief Justice of India T.S. Thakur on Saturday called for judicial services to the people must be expedited and if needed, he was receptive to the idea of courts working in the summers to clear the backlog.

'Dialogue and dissent' key tenets of democracy; judiciary should safeguard them: Allahabad HC CJ

'Dialogue and dissent' key tenets of democracy; judiciary should safeguard them: Allahabad HC CJ

The Allahabad HC CJ also cautioned against a fixated view of laws.

Over two crore cases pending in lower judiciary

Over two crore cases are pending in the country's lower judiciary, out of which more than 10 per cent have remained unsettled for over 10 years, latest Law Ministry data says.

High Courts short of 443 judges, SC five as vacancies mount

Vacancies in high courts continue to mount with the collegium which made a comeback three months ago yet to recommend fresh names for the posts.

Salman Khan accepts decision of judiciary with humility

Salman Khan accepts decision of judiciary with humility

Salman Khan took to Twitter to thank his family, friends and fans for their prayers, after being acquitted of all charges in the 2002 hit-and-run case.

CJI HL Dattu to be next NHRC chief?

'Prabhu ki kripa' was how outgoing Chief Justice HL Dattu reacted to reports that he was being tipped as the next Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission.

SC disposed off record over 83k cases in 2014: CJI Dattu

The Supreme Court disposed off 83,013 cases in 2014, the highest in a year since its inception, Chief Justice of India HL Dattu on Thursday said, and urged his fellow judges to not be complacent but the torch- bearers in a movement against pendency and delay of cases.

Fresh standoff between Centre, Supreme Court over collegium system of appointing judges

Fresh standoff between Centre, Supreme Court over collegium system of appointing judges

The government is believed to be upset after its bid to replace the collegium system was thwarted by the Supreme Court recently.

WATCH: ​There must be 'Sabka Nyay', says PM Narendra Modi

WATCH: ​There must be 'Sabka Nyay', says PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expanded his government's 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas' motto to include 'Sabka Nyay', assuring free legal aid for the vulnerable sections of the society.

SC strikes down NJAC Act - chronology

Following is the chronology of events related to the NJAC Act in the Supreme Court that has been hearing the matter since last year.

Will consult PM on NJAC, says Law Minister

After the SC struck down the NJAC Act, Law Minister DV Sadananda Gowda said on Friday that he will consult PM Narendra Modi and legal experts.

DNA: Judgement Day for Salman Khan - A verdict which took 13 years!

DNA: Judgement Day for Salman Khan - A verdict which took 13 years!

2002 hit-and-run case: Salman Khan fans heartbroken after the verdict

Salman Khan fans were in for a major heartbreak when he was granted 5 year jail term in 2002 hit-and-run case

Salman Khan verdict after 13 years: Question mark on India's legal system?

The fact that it took 13 years for the Indian Judiciary to pronounce verdict in Salman Khan accident case raises an important question- How slow is our legal system?

Summons to Manmohan a healthy sign of judicial system: Prashant Bhushan

Eminent lawyer and noted anti-corruption crusader Prashant Bhushan on Wednesday said that the summons issued to former prime minister Manmohan Singh in connection with the coal blocks allocation scam was an indication of India's 'healthy' judiciary system.