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Former 'Bigg Boss' contestant Swami Om slapped with Rs 10 lakh fine by SC

Former 'Bigg Boss' contestant Swami Om slapped with Rs 10 lakh fine by SC

Self-styled godman and former 'Bigg Boss' contestant Swami Om has once again hogged the limelight for all the wrong reasons. The Supreme Court has imposed a fine of Rs 10 lakh on Swami for filing a 'motivated' petition challenging the appointment of Dipak Misra as the next Chief Justice of India.

Aug 24, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

Be proud of your religious, ethnic identities: CJI Jagdish Khehar

Jagdish Singh Khehar on Tuesday said every citizen should be proud of his or her religious and ethnic identity.

Aug 15, 2017, 16:29 PM IST
Justice Dipak Misra to be next Chief Justice of India: Know more about him and the key verdicts he penned

Justice Dipak Misra to be next Chief Justice of India: Know more about him and the key verdicts he penned

Justice Dipak Misra will have a tenure of nearly 14 months as the Chief Justice of India, as he is slated to retire on October 02, 2018.

Aug 08, 2017, 22:21 PM IST
Lawyers need not worry on entry of foreign counterparts: CJI

Lawyers need not worry on entry of foreign counterparts: CJI

He said opening the doors of the courts for foreign lawyers will allow those here to improve themselves.

Jul 08, 2017, 20:28 PM IST
Kids' custody battles transcend boundaries, law is needed: CJI

Kids' custody battles transcend boundaries, law is needed: CJI

"The only question is to give custody to which parent. It's not simple. It's a cultural question involving the ways of life, which custom the child is accustomed to. It is also the question of sovereignty of two countries," he said.

Jul 08, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
ICJ verdict 'big achievement' of Modi govt, Cong to blame for 'Kashmir problem': Shah

ICJ verdict 'big achievement' of Modi govt, Cong to blame for 'Kashmir problem': Shah

Shah welcomed the International Court of Justice (ICJ) order, which stayed the execution of former Indian Naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, and said that it is "a very big achievement" for the government.

May 20, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Under fire after Hague ruling, defiant Pak says ICJ can't nullify Jadhav's death sentence, won't give consular access to India

Under fire after Hague ruling, defiant Pak says ICJ can't nullify Jadhav's death sentence, won't give consular access to India

Aziz told Times Now that the International Court of Justice (CJI) has only stayed Jadhav's execution but didn't order on consular access to India.

May 20, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
CJI rejects idea of prior approval of eco-sensitive projects

CJI rejects idea of prior approval of eco-sensitive projects

Rohatgi said tourism industry has taken a hit as existing laws do not allow construction within the periphery of 500 metres along seashores.

Mar 25, 2017, 21:04 PM IST
Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir critically ill, undergoing treatment in Kolkata

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir critically ill, undergoing treatment in Kolkata

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir is in a critical condition and is undergoing treatment at Kolkata's Apollo Hospital. 

Feb 19, 2017, 12:10 PM IST
All about new Chief Justice of India JS Khehar

All about new Chief Justice of India JS Khehar

Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar was on Wednesday sworn in as the Chief Justice of India (CJI), becoming the 44th and the first Sikh top judge of the country. Born 28 August 1952) is a judge of the Supreme Court of India since 13 September 2011. 

Jan 05, 2017, 04:54 AM IST

Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar sworn in as 44th Chief Justice of India

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Jan 04, 2017, 12:08 PM IST
Justice J S Khehar appointed next Chief Justice of India

Justice J S Khehar appointed next Chief Justice of India

Sources in the government said President Pranab Mukherjee has cleared his name and the notification is being issued shortly.

Dec 19, 2016, 22:11 PM IST

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Nov 27, 2016, 09:12 AM IST
CJI slams 'dismal' show of govt's arbitration centre

CJI slams 'dismal' show of govt's arbitration centre

CJI also lamented that India lacks proper institutions to hold arbitration proceedings, forcing people to approach "five star hotels and clubs" for the purpose.

Oct 23, 2016, 18:02 PM IST
CJI urges govt to relieve judiciary of 'avoidable burden'

CJI urges govt to relieve judiciary of 'avoidable burden'

The CJI also asked the government to set up a panel, comprising former judges, to decide on whether or not to fight a case against any citizen when the issue could be resolved outside court.

Oct 01, 2016, 20:58 PM IST
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.

Sep 03, 2016, 20:39 PM IST
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.

Aug 20, 2016, 23:14 PM IST

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.

Jun 06, 2016, 23:42 PM IST
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.

May 08, 2016, 17:58 PM IST

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?

May 05, 2016, 23:30 PM IST