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India needs more judges, pleads CJI; PM Modi promises action

The ratio was dismal compared to even other developed countries, he said, looking at the prime minister who was on the dais.

PM Narendra Modi cautions judiciary against 'perception-driven' verdicts

PM Narendra Modi cautions judiciary against 'perception-driven' verdicts

Addressing the joint conference of the Chief Ministers and the Chief Justices of High Courts at Vigyan Bhawan on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that judiciary is a 'divine' profession and it should have an internal mechanism of self-assessment.

Row over Chief Justices' conference should've been resolved via discussion: KTS Tulsi

Senior counsel KTS Tulsi on Saturday said the issue of the Chief Justices' conference coinciding with Good Friday should have been resolved by mutual discussion and not through letters.

Retd CJs of Bombay HC to be treated as "state guests"

All retired Chief Justices of Bombay High Court, who have served for three years and are now residing outside Maharashtra, will be accorded status of a state guest.

Pending rape cases: HC CJs urged to set up fast track courts

The Centre has urged chief justices of high courts to set up fast track courts to deal with pending rape cases and monitor their progress.

Devise mechanism for quick disposal of cases: SC to CJs

SC asked chief justices of high courts to devise mechanism for quick disposal of cases.

Chief justices for three northeast states recommended

The Supreme Court collegium has recommended three chief justices for the proposed high courts in the northeastern states of Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya, officials said here Sunday.

‘MPs should be on par with HC chief justices’

At present, former Speakers of Lok Sabha are not part of the Warrant of Precedence, while the Speaker is placed at
number 6 along with the CJI.

CJs to discuss resolution of pending cases today

A two-day annual conference of Chief Justices of various High Courts will begin here from Friday.