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We will sort it out, says CJI after SC judge dubs collegium system 'opaque', 'non-transparent'

We will sort it out, says CJI after SC judge dubs collegium system 'opaque', 'non-transparent'

Justice Thakur's brief response came when he was asked about Justice J Chelameswar's refusal to take part in Collegium meetings on the grounds they were functioning in an "opaque" and "non-transparent" manner.

Unpolluted, speedy justice still a distant dream: CJI

Unpolluted, speedy justice still a distant dream: CJI

Thakur said that the three pillars of our democratic set up have many challenges, which assume greater dimensions as we make all round progress.

Judiciary intervenes only when executive fails: Chief Justice of India TS Thakur

 Rejecting Modi government's charge of judicial overreach, Chief Justice of India TS Thakur has said that judiciary intervenes only when the executive fails in its constitutional duties.

We require more than 70,000 judges to clear pending cases: CJI

We require more than 70,000 judges to clear pending cases: CJI

Noting that the matter was brought to the notice of the Prime Minister recently with a plea to make the appointments quickly, the CJI said people cannot be denied justice.

Can WhatsApp message be treated as petition? SC to hear the matter

 Can a WhatsApp message received by a Judge be treated as a petition?

'We don't go to Manali' - CJI TS Thakur's ​rebuttal on PM Modi's comment on judges' vacation

'We don't go to Manali' - CJI TS Thakur's ​rebuttal on PM Modi's comment on judges' vacation

Chief Justice of India TS Thakur in a rebuttal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s comment on judges having a long vacation said that judges don’t go to hill stations to enjoy the summer break.

Govt will take positive action on CJI's emotional appeal to PM: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken due cognisance of the plea of Chief Justice of India Tirath Singh Thakur, who urged the Centre to mend the incumbent loopholes in judicial system for efficient results.

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.

CJI ​TS Thakur breaks down before PM Modi, laments govt's 'inaction' in raising number of judges

CJI ​TS Thakur breaks down before PM Modi, laments govt's 'inaction' in raising number of judges

In a rare display of emotion, Chief Justice of India TS Thakur on Sunday broke down to tears during his speech at Joint Conference of Chief Ministers and Chief Justices of High Courts in Delhi.

Marriage prospect of lawyer is low in today's market: CJI

Chief Justice of India T S Thakur on Friday that the prospect of getting a bride was "bleak" for a lawyer as compared to those in other professions like civil services. "...In the marriage market also the lawyer has no value. In the marriage market, they say your son is IAS officer, ok yes, IFS, IPS and so on but when you say lawyer, they say no no...there is no value in marriage market.

Supreme Court might ban diesel cars in Delhi, backs govt's odd-even formula

Supreme court banned the registration of more than 2000 cc diesel vehicles in Delhi leaving the odd even formula on the state government to implement.

Legal format of arbitration must change: CJI

Suggesting that the legal format of arbitration process must undergo a change, Chief Justice of India TS Thakur on Friday said "lack of professionalism" by arbitrators was bringing a bad name to the country.

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Fast & Facts @4:30pm

Filling 400 vacancies of judges suitably not easy: CJI

CJI Tirath Singh Thakur also said he would embark on this exercise only after the five-judge constitution bench spells out a transparent procedure of appointing judges.

People don't need to fear till judiciary is independent: CJI on intolerance row

People don't need to fear till judiciary is independent: CJI on intolerance row

Terming the debate on intolerance as a "political issue", Chief Justice of India TS Thakur on Sunday said there is no need to fear or worry till the judiciary is "independent" and upholds the rule of law.

CJI Thakur supports odd-even vehicle plan; Kejriwal says it's 'huge encouragement'

CJI Thakur supports odd-even vehicle plan; Kejriwal says it's 'huge encouragement'

In a major development, Chief Justice of India (CJI) Tirath Singh Thakur on Sunday extended his support to the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government's controversial odd-even vehicle formula.

New laws needed to fight cyber crime, terror: Justice Thakur

New laws needed to fight cyber crime, terror: Justice Thakur

Cyber crime has emerged as a major challenge for law enforcement agencies.

SC to hear states' review pleas against verdict on govt advertisements

The Supreme Court  on Wednesday agreed to review its landmark judgement barring the publication of photos of leaders in government advertisements except those of the President, Prime Minister and the Chief Justice of India.

Need to impart practical training to judicial officers: CJI

 Chief Justice of India HL Dattu on Wednesday said that there is a need to impart practical training other than giving theoretical training to judicial officers.

CJI has no primacy in judicial appointments, argues government

The NDA government Tuesday questioned the primacy of chief justice of India and the judiciary in appointments to the high judiciary but the Supreme Court said that having accepted the collegium system in 1998, how could the government go back on it now.