The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a PIL seeking a direction to the Centre for implemention of the recommendations of the Justice J S Verma committee to bring into force fundamental duties of citizens.Apr 24, 2017, 13:41 PM IST
Left red faced after late Chief Justice of India J S Verma`s family refused to accept Padma Bhushan conferred on him, Padma award committee will soon look into the possibility of honouring him with Padma Vibushan.Mar 31, 2014, 21:40 PM IST
Noted scientist RA Mashelkar, yoga expert BKS Iyenger, actors Kamal Haasan and Vidya Balan, tennis player Leander Paes, cricketer Yuvraj Singh, and former chief justice of India, the late JS Verma were Saturday conferred the Padma awards on the eve of the 65th Republic Day.Jan 26, 2014, 00:25 AM IST
Scientist RA Mashelkar, Yoga Guru BKS Iyengar were chosen for Padma Vibhushan, while actor Kamala Haasan, author Ruskin Bond and late former Chief Justice JS Verma were selected for Padma Bhushan.Jan 25, 2014, 22:51 PM IST
Former CJI JS Verma, who headed a panel that examined laws on crimes against women on Saturday said in the absence of meaningful social change, measures like the proposed special bank for women were merely tokenism.Mar 02, 2013, 16:23 PM IST
Justice J S Verma, who headed a panel on women`s safety, Thursday said aware citizenry would keep up the pressure for bringing reforms on the issue, including barring people with criminal background from legislatures.Feb 21, 2013, 21:18 PM IST
Former Chief Justice of India JS Verma heads a three-member panel to recommend changes in anti-rape law.Jan 02, 2013, 21:16 PM IST
Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh said that the UPA government at the Centre had done everything possible in the recent New Delhi gang-rape case.Jan 02, 2013, 19:50 PM IST
Former Chief Justice of India will constitute Commission of Inquiry into gangrape of 23-year-old girl, lapses by police and measures to be taken to ensure safety of women in the country.Dec 23, 2012, 18:59 PM IST
Warning that water disputes
could lead to another World War, former Chief Justice JS Verma Friday said countries sharing the same ecology should forget boundaries and join hands to resolve issues related to natural resources.
Two former CJIs favoured constitutional status for the proposed Lokpal as they appeared before a Parliamentary committee
scrutinising the bill.