Protesting Congress members force two adjournments in RS

Similar scenes were witnessed when the House reassembled.

Dec 10, 2015, 12:41 PM IST

Adjournment is a disease: Supreme Court judge

Adjournment is a disease and a disorder and young advocates should try to get out of it, Supreme Court judge Justice Dipak Misra Saturday said while kick-starting a five-day workshop organised by the Bar Council of Delhi (BCD).

Jan 17, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

HC pulls up TANGEDCO for seeking adjournments

Pulling up Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited for seeking adjournment on one reason or other in a case relating to conferring permanent status on daily workers, the Madras High Court today imposed a cost of Rs 25,000 on it while granting adjournment.

Jun 19, 2014, 02:08 AM IST

Govt frowns at frequent adjournments; to tighten legal team

Unhappy with the way its cases are handled in courts, government has decided to spruce up the working of its legal team with a focus on those who seek frequent adjournments and "slipshod and loose" draftings while filing appeals.

Jul 07, 2013, 11:27 AM IST

Speedy justice is a right, says Supreme Court

Frowning upon routine adjournments, the Supreme Court has said that speedy disposal of cases was the "primary morality of justice and ethical fulcrum of the judiciary".

Feb 03, 2013, 16:03 PM IST

Hasan case: Don`t seek unnecessary adjournments, HC tells ED

Bombay HC directed the Enforcement Directorate to ensure that no unnecessary adjournments are taken before the special court which is hearing the case of Pune-based businessman Hasan Ali, arrested for alleged money laundering.

Jun 09, 2011, 22:45 PM IST

Repeated adjournments in Parliament on Telangana issue

Parliament on Thursday witnessed repeated
adjournments following uproar over demands for separate
Telangana, an issue which saw members from TRS, BJP and
Cong coming together despite their divergent political

Mar 03, 2011, 16:28 PM IST