A special two-day workshop on human rights issues was conducted for senior officers of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) here last week.Jan 15, 2015, 20:57 PM IST
An NGO approached Supreme Court seeking its direction to Centre to take decision on complaint against NHRC Chairman and former CJI K G Balakrishnan regarding his alleged misconduct.Jan 24, 2013, 20:24 PM IST
Flagging the food security issue, NHRC Chairperson Justice K G Balakrishnan Friday said though there is improvement in foodgrain production, its stocking and distribution among the needy is an area of concern.Jan 04, 2013, 23:21 PM IST
The Income Tax department has
submitted to CBDT a "full probe report" of investments and assets of NHRC chief K G Balakrishnan.
The Home Ministry has asked the
Revenue Department to conduct a probe into the allegations of
disproportionate assets against former Chief Justice of India
K G Balakrishnan.
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.
Senior Advocate Prashant Bhushan said he would move the apex court seeking a direction to remove former CJI KG Balakrishnan from the post of NHRC chairperson.Mar 12, 2011, 21:58 PM IST
Former Chief Justice of India JS Verma on Saturday questioned the continunance of K G Balakrishnan as NHRC Chairman when his predecessor was not not appointed to
that post because he faced allegations of corruption.
With IT department alleging former CJI K G Balakrishnan`s kin possess "black money", ex-CJI J S Verma demanded that he should quit as NHRC chief and if he does not, the President should intervene to get him removed from the post.Feb 27, 2011, 23:38 PM IST
In more embarassment
for former CJI Justice K G Balakrishnan, his younger brother
was asked by Kerala government to resign.
Union Law Minister M Veerappa
Moily virtually gave a clean chit to NHRC Chairman and
former Chief Justice of India K G Balakrishnan, saying there
is no evidence of misuse of office by him.
Amidst a demand for a probe into charges that former Chief Justice Balakrishnan`s son-in-law had amassed disproportionate assets, Law Minister M Veerappa Moily said the matter needs to be verified.Dec 28, 2010, 13:40 PM IST
CJI K G Balakrishnan warned that long periods of delay in
disposing of cases would lead people to "revolt" and the legal
system to crumble, as he made a strong pitch for doubling the
number of subordinate courts to 35,000.
The CJI has warned unrestrained media coverage of terror attacks can provoke communal backlash.Nov 21, 2009, 21:03 PM IST
Chief Justice of India K G Balakrishnan on Saturday suggested they
resort to protest only if something serious happens to the
legal fraternity or they run the risk of being "relegated" by