Govt drops introduction of bill on Judges’ assets

Government was on Monday forced in
the Rajya Sabha to drop introduction of a Bill that would have
protected the assets of judges from being made public in the
teeth of severe objections from the Opposition and
reservations from a Congress member.

Cabinet defers approval to judges assets bill

A bill making it mandatory for
judges of higher courts to declare their assets and
liabilities could not get the approval of the Union Cabinet
because of some changes being proposed.