Former top cop named Bengal human rights panel`s acting chief

West Bengal government Monday appointed former state police chief Naparajit Mukherjee as acting chairperson of the state human rights panel.

Jan 21, 2014, 00:48 AM IST

Sexual harassment case: Allegations against me are baseless, says Justice Ganguly

Justice AK Ganguly said that the allegations against him regarding sexual harassment case were baseless.

Jan 07, 2014, 17:51 PM IST

Cabinet has done whatever it could do: Azad on Ganguly

Expressing his ignorance about allegations that Justice (retd) AK Ganguly was framed for his 2G verdict, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday said Union Cabinet has done whatever done in his matter.

Jan 06, 2014, 23:15 PM IST

Ex-SC judge AK Ganguly resigns as West Bengal rights panel chief

Retired Supreme Court judge, AK Ganguly met Governor MK Narayanan on Monday.

Jan 06, 2014, 17:52 PM IST

I will remain quiet on resignation issue: Justice Ganguly

Justice (retd) Asok Kumar Ganguly remained "quiet" over resignation as WBHRC chief after cabinet approved sending presidential reference to Supreme Court saying he hasn`t "decided anything".

Jan 03, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

Kirti Azad for early removal of Justice Ganguly from WBHRC

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirti Azad on Tuesday said that former Supreme Court Justice AK Ganguly should have been removed from the West Bengal Human Rights Commission immediately after he was accused of molesting a law intern.

Dec 31, 2013, 13:01 PM IST

Left Front undecided over Ganguly`s resignation

Left Front said sexual harassment allegations against AK Ganguly "might be a part of retribution by those aggrieved by his verdicts".

Dec 26, 2013, 21:14 PM IST

Former Bengal Lokayukta extends support to Ganguly

Amid demands for Justice (Retd) A K Ganguly`s removal as WBHRC chairman following a complaint of sexual harassment by a law intern, a former state Lokayukta today came to his defence.

Dec 25, 2013, 19:59 PM IST

TMC mounts pressure on justice AK Ganguly to quit as WBHRC chief

Mounting pressure on Justice (Retd) A K Ganguly, indicted for sexually harassing a law intern, Trinamool Congress today asked him to step down as West Bengal Human Rights Commission chairman on moral grounds.

Dec 24, 2013, 12:23 PM IST

Law intern dismisses justice Ganguly`s claim of innocence, hints at filing police complaint

The law intern, who has accused retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly of alleged sexual harassment, has out-rightly rejected latter`s claim of innocence, reports said on Tuesday.

Dec 24, 2013, 09:18 AM IST

Justice Ganguly should take decision on moral grounds: Manish Tewari

Justice AK Ganguly should consider the "nationwide outrage" against and take an appropriate decision on moral grounds immediately, Manish Tewari said.

Dec 19, 2013, 23:37 PM IST

Was denied copy of law intern`s affidavit: Justice AK Ganguly

Justice (retd) AK Ganguly said on Thursday that he was denied a copy of the law intern`s affidavit on grounds of confidentiality.

Dec 19, 2013, 21:00 PM IST

Govt may move towards Presidential Reference against Justice Ganguly

Government on Thursday appeared to be moving towards making a Presidential Reference for removal of Justice AK Ganguly as head of WBHRC.

Dec 19, 2013, 19:44 PM IST

Law clerk threatened to frame Justice Ganguly: WBHRC

Amid calls for Justice Ganguly`s resignation as WBHRC chairman, the Commission on Wednesday took cognisance of an alleged threat by a law clerk to frame its chief in a molestation case.

Dec 18, 2013, 23:13 PM IST

Lawyers come out in support of former Justice Ganguly

A group of lawyers from the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday came out in support of former Supreme Court judge A K Ganguly, saying he should be allowed to work freely till proven guilty.

Dec 18, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Justice Ganguly takes suo motu cognisance of outraging modesty of girl

West Bengal Human Rights Commission chairman Justice (retd) Ashok Kumar Ganguly, indicted by a Supreme Court judges` committee for "conduct of sexual nature", has taken suo motu cognisance of a case of outraging the modesty of a young girl.

Dec 17, 2013, 17:42 PM IST

Sexual harassment: `Little difference between AK Ganguly, Tarun Tejpal case`

Indira Jaising said on Monday that there was very little difference between Justice AK Ganguly and Tarun Tejpal case, pertaining to sexual harassment.

Dec 17, 2013, 00:21 AM IST

Trinamool urges President to remove Ganguly if he does not quit

Trinamool Congress on Monday upped the pressure on former Supreme Court judge A K Ganguly saying he should resign from the post of the WBHRC chief.

Dec 16, 2013, 22:47 PM IST

Somnath Chatterjee backs Justice Ganguly, says it`s easy to malign somebody

As the demand for Justice Ganguly`s resignation as chairman of WBHRC gains ground, Somnath Chatterjee on Monday said that if somebody was guilty of any crime under the law, he should be punished.

Dec 16, 2013, 22:20 PM IST

Pressure mounts on Justice Ganguly to quit; ASG makes public excerpts of intern`s affidavit

Excerpts of an affidavit by a law intern, who has accused former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly of sexual harassment, have been made public in an unusual step by Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaising, triggering fresh demands for his resignation as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission (WBHRC).

Dec 16, 2013, 20:56 PM IST