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Odisha to open 30 new courts for speedy disposal of pending cases

The Odisha government has decided to open 30 new courts for speedy disposal of pending cases, Law Minister Pratap Jena said on Saturday.

Aug 05, 2017, 20:28 PM IST

Three Constitution benches to sit during SC summer vacation

Three Constitution benches will sit during the summer vacation of the Supreme Court to help reduce the number of pending cases, Chief Justice J S Khehar said here on Sunday.

Apr 02, 2017, 19:30 PM IST

Supreme Court launches portal to track pending cases

The Supreme Court of India on Saturday launched a public access portal of the National Judicial Data Grid (NJDG) for district courts to demystify the judicial process for the ordinary citizen.

Sep 19, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

Over 2 lakh cases pending in Calcutta High Court

Around 2.8 lakhs cases are pending before the Calcutta High court, state law minister Chandrima Bhattacharya said on Thursday.

Jun 11, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

Maha govt seeks withdrawal of pending cases in courts

 Maharashtra government has issued directives that cases pending in different courts of the state for various reasons, including faulty charge sheets, lack of evidence and documents, be withdrawn.

May 17, 2015, 17:52 PM IST

Pendency of cases in courts coming down, says Gowda

Maintaining that pendency of cases in courts was coming down, Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Thursday said the government is working with judiciary to address pendencies by increasing the number of judicial officers and providing better infrastructure.

Apr 30, 2015, 14:28 PM IST

DNA: Why is India unable to fight corruption?

This special edition of Daily News and Analysis talked on why is our country, India, unable to fight corruption.

Apr 27, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

DNA: Why is India unable to fight corruption?- Part II

This special edition of Daily News and Analysis talked on why is our country, India, unable to fight corruption.

Apr 27, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

Pending cases: CJI says trial to end within 5 years

With nearly three crore cases pending in Indian courts, Chief Justice of India HL Dattu on Sunday said a deadline has been set to ensure that the trial of a case does not go beyond five years.

Apr 05, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

DNA: Amidst repeated cross examinations and court proceedings, will Uber rape victim get justice?

The Supreme Court stayed the March 4 Delhi High Court order permitting the repeat cross-examination of the Delhi Uber rape case victim and other witnesses by accused Shiv Kumar Yadav.But how long w

Mar 11, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

Record 1.25 crore cases settled in second National Lok Adalat

The second National Lok Adalat held across India Saturday involving the Supreme Court, 24 high courts, districts courts and taluka-level courts saw the settlement of a record number of 1.25 crore cases, that also resulted in reducing the pendency of cases by about nine percent.

Dec 06, 2014, 22:23 PM IST

Rising number of legislations blamed for pendency of cases

Government today blamed "increasing number" of state and central legislations, vacancies of judges and adjournments as some of the main factors responsible for pendency of over three crore cases in various courts across the country.

Jul 07, 2014, 15:51 PM IST

Five pending cases against Congress` Imran Masood

Congress Lok Sabha candidate from here Imran Masood, who has been recently booked for hate speech, has five pending cases in various courts on charges of forgery and intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of peace among others.

Mar 30, 2014, 20:53 PM IST

Over 2 cr cases pending in lower courts; 3,272 posts lying empty

Over two crore cases are pending in subordinate courts in the country which also face a shortage of over 3,000 judicial personnel, a Parliamentary Committee has observed.

Feb 09, 2014, 11:04 AM IST

Guarantee of justice missing in pending cases: SC judge Lodha

Senior Supreme Court Judge Justice RM Lodha has said the constitutional guarantee of justice is "missing" in some cases.

May 24, 2013, 15:13 PM IST

J&K has over 2.50 lakh cases pending in Courts

Jammu and Kashmir has over 2.50 lakh cases pending in various courts of the state, including Jammu and Srinagar wings of the High Court.

Mar 26, 2013, 17:40 PM IST

Over 3 cr cases pending in courts in India: Govt

Over three crore cases are pending in various courts across the country and this "unacceptable level" can be reduced by appointment of more judges and modernisation, Law Minister Ashwani Kumar said on Wednesday.

Mar 07, 2013, 14:32 PM IST

Pending cases in NHRC come down

An intensive effort to bring down
pending cases in the NHRC appears
to have yielded some results.

Mar 01, 2012, 15:02 PM IST

‘Pending cases in lower courts matter of concern’

Pendency of cases in lower courts is taking its toll on the timely dispensation of justice, a Supreme Court judge said here on Saturday.

Dec 03, 2011, 21:22 PM IST

Pending cases’ issues not projected properly: CJI

Serious attention was needed for disposal of
matters in HCs and Subordinate Courts where 74 per cent of cases are less than five years old, said CJI.

Nov 26, 2011, 15:25 PM IST