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Justice RM Lodha to be next Chief Justice of India

Last Updated: Sunday, May 11, 2014, 16:11

Justice Rajendra Mal Lodha has been appointed as the next Chief Justice of India and he will assume his charge on April 27.

Chief Justice visits hometown in Jodhpur

Last Updated: Sunday, May 11, 2014, 00:08

Chief Justice of India, Rajendra Mal Lodha arrived here at his hometown today for the first time after assuming charge of the topmost judicial post in the country.

Trace Narendra Modi`s wife: Letter asks CJI, Delhi CJ

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 23:06

Sources from the Delhi High Court confirmed that a letter written by advocate Hari Shankar was received April 25 but is yet to be placed before Chief Justice Rohini.

Adjournment culture must go: CJI RM Lodha

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 20:58

Expressing concern over the adjournment culture in court proceedings, the Chief Justice of India RM Lodha on Monday said it must go to ensure speedy disposal of cases.

Collegium system suitable, fixed term for CJI, CJ not ok: CJI

Last Updated: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 16:20

The new Chief Justice of India, RM Lodha, on Sunday said he did not agree with the idea of having fixed tenure for chief justices of high courts and the CJI and favoured continuing with the collegium system for appointment of judges in higher judiciary.

Justice RM Lodha sworn in as 41st CJI of India

Last Updated: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 09:29

Justice Rajendra Mal Lodha was sworn in as the 41st Chief Justice of India by President Pranab Mukherjee in on Sunday.

Encourage marginalised sections in higher judiciary, says outgoing CJI

Last Updated: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 10:42

Outgoing Chief Justice of India P.Sathasivam on Friday said that rules and criteria in the appointment of judges should be relaxed for giving proper representation to members of SC/STs, OBCs, minorities and women in the higher judiciary if they were deserving.

Justice RM Lodha to be sworn-in as next Chief Justice of India

Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 18:35

Justice RM Lodha, the seniormost judge of the Supreme Court, has been recommended as the next Chief Justice of India, the Law Ministry said on Friday.

Panel to consider conferring Padma Vibhushan on Justice Verma

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 21:40

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.

CJI asks photojournalists to fight piracy of their work

Last Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014, 20:16

To cope with the problem of piracy in the domain of photojournalism, professional photographers must be aware of their lawful rights in order to flourish, Chief Justice of India (CJI) P Sathasivam said on Monday.

SC tells Karnataka to check Devadasis practice

Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 12:38

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed Karnataka`s chief secretary to ensure that no girls are offered Thursday night or Friday as devotees to temples in a practice known as Devadasis.

CJI rejects Kapil Sibal`s view on accountability in judiciary

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 19:57

Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam on Wednesday rejected Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal`s view that accountability process in judiciary was exceptionally weak, saying all complaints against judges are dealt according to the existing mechanism.