Chief justice of India

CJI NV Ramana rues lack of judicial infrastructure while sharing stage with Law Minister Kiren Rijiju

The CJI said he has sent a proposal for the establishment of the National Judicial Infrastructural Authority to the Union Minister of Law and Justice and hoped for a positive response. 

Oct 23, 2021, 15:32 PM IST

President appoints 14 new judges to Telangana, Orissa and Kerala high courts

Those appointed include 12 judicial officers, one advocate and a member of the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal.

Oct 13, 2021, 19:17 PM IST

Four Women in Supreme Court! Historic! But is it really?

In the 70 years of the Supreme Court, only 8 women have been appointed as judges. Among the 644 working judges in High Courts, only 77 are women, just 12%. 

Sep 05, 2021, 14:23 PM IST

Threat to human rights highest in police stations: CJI N V Ramana on custodial torture

CJI said that despite the constitutional declarations and guarantees, lack of effective legal representation at the police stations is a huge detriment to arrested or detained persons.

Aug 08, 2021, 16:33 PM IST

Pegasus row: Allegations serious if media reports are correct, says Supreme Court

The case was heard by a two-member Bench comprising Chief Justice of India NV Ramana and Justice Surya Kant. The Bench, however, also asked the petitioners why criminal complaint was not registered by persons affected by the snooping.

Aug 05, 2021, 15:40 PM IST

Projected pendency of 45 million cases in Indian courts an overstatement, says CJI NV Ramana

CJI Ramana said that people know that when things go wrong, the judiciary will stand by them. 

Jul 18, 2021, 06:33 AM IST

Justice NV Ramana takes oath as 48th Chief Justice of India

Justice NV Ramana on Saturday took oath as the new Chief Justice of India (CJI). He was administered the oath by President Ram Nath Kovind, at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Apr 24, 2021, 11:23 AM IST

Leaving with satisfaction that I did my best: CJI Bobde in his farewell speech

Bobde said he leaves "this court with happiness, goodwill with very fond memories of wonderful arguments, excellent presentation, good behaviour, commitment to the cause of justice".

Apr 23, 2021, 15:27 PM IST

Who is Justice NV Ramana, next Chief Justice of India to take office from April 24

 Justice NV Ramana has been appointed as the next Chief Justice, he will take office from April 24. Chief Justice of India SA Bobde had recommended him as his successor. 

Apr 06, 2021, 16:17 PM IST

President Ram Nath Kovind appoints Justice NV Ramana as the next Chief Justice of India

President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday (April 6) gave his approval of appointing Justice NV Ramana as the next Chief Justice of India (CJI).

Apr 06, 2021, 11:33 AM IST

Supreme Court issues notice to states, orders surveillance migrant workers' children during COVID-19 pandemic

Supreme Court on Monday (March 8) issued notice to all states on a petition seeking appropriate directions and orders to the respondents, including the Union of India (UOI) to map, enumerate and register the number of infants and children of migrant families at various worksites and centres of concentration during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 09, 2021, 08:29 AM IST

PIL in Supreme Court for the appointment of regular CBI Director by government

A PIL has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking appointment of a regular Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director by the selection committee of the Chief Justice of India, the Prime Minister and the Leader of Opposition (LoP) as per law. 

Mar 04, 2021, 20:53 PM IST

Centre get Supreme Court notice on petition to define 'minority'

A three-judge bench of the top court, headed by Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde and also comprising Justices AS Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian on Tuesday issued a notice to the Union of India (UOI) on hearing BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay`s plea.

Feb 10, 2021, 12:31 PM IST

Former CJI Ranjan Gogoi provided 'Z+' VIP security cover

A Rajya Sabha member now, Gogoi was earlier being provided with a security cover of the Delhi Police. He retired in November 2019 and was later nominated to the upper house of Parliament by the government. The CRPF has a VIP security unit and Gogoi is its 63rd protectee, sources said.

Jan 23, 2021, 00:58 AM IST

Don't stop Punjab farmers Kesari tractor rally on January 26: Sikhs for Justice threatens CJI SA Bobde

The Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) on Friday has threatened Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde, the chief judge of the Supreme Court.

Jan 15, 2021, 20:13 PM IST

DNA: 'Khalistanis' dare to write a letter to Chief Justice of India

The entry of 'Khalistanis' in the farmers’ movement has been confirmed again and now the same 'Sikhs for Justice' has dared to write a letter to the Chief Justice of the country.

Jan 13, 2021, 22:58 PM IST

Love Jihad: Supreme Court refuses to stay UP, Uttarakhand laws against inter-faith marriages, issues notice

 The Supreme Court bench observed, "We are not saying you have a bad case, but approach the High Court in the first instance, instead of coming here."

Jan 06, 2021, 19:33 PM IST

PM Modi to Chief Justice of India, China monitoring over 10,000 Indians: Report

In a shocking revelation, it has come to light that a Shenzen-based company named Zhenhua Data Information Technology Co. Limited  is monitoring over 10,000 Indian individuals and organisations. 

Sep 14, 2020, 11:33 AM IST

Viral Image: Picture of country's Chief Justice on Harley Davidson's Limited Edition bike

Viral Image: Picture of country's Chief Justice on Harley Davidson's Limited Edition bike

Jun 29, 2020, 12:22 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, March 17, 2020

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Mar 17, 2020, 22:10 PM IST