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SC was not moving in right direction under CJI Misra: Justice Kurian Joseph

Justice Kurian Joseph retired as a Supreme Court judge on December 30.

Dec 02, 2018, 12:12 PM IST

Supreme Court will always be supreme: Top quotes from CJI Dipak Misra's farewell speech

Dipak Misra served as Chief Justice of India for 13 months in a tenure which would be known as much for landmark judgements as for controversies.

Oct 01, 2018, 18:19 PM IST

Don't judge people by history but by their activities: CJI Dipak Misra in farewell speech

 "Truth has no colour. We must stand for what is true with courage and grit. Tears of a poor man is the same as the tear of a rich man."

Oct 01, 2018, 17:37 PM IST

Supreme Court paves the way for women's entry into Sabarimala Temple

Women of all age groups can enter the Sabarimala Temple after Supreme Court highlights that right to worship cannot be subject to gender discrimination.

Sep 28, 2018, 10:56 AM IST

Justice Ranjan Gogoi's appointment as next CJI challenged, SC to hear plea on Wednesday

The matter will be taken up by a bench of CJI Dipak Misra, Justice AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud.

Sep 25, 2018, 21:07 PM IST

Criminalisation of politics damages roots of democracy, makes citizenry suffer: SC

The top court left it to Parliament to make a law to ensure that persons facing serious criminal cases do not enter the political stream.

Sep 25, 2018, 18:13 PM IST

CJI Dipak Misra writes to government, recommends Justice Gogoi as successor

Justice Gogoi was elevated as a judge of the Supreme Court on April 23, 2012. Since then Justice Ranjan Gogoi has been serving the apex court as a senior judge.

Sep 04, 2018, 11:39 AM IST

Justice Ranjan Gogoi set to be the next Chief Justice of India: Know all about him

Justice Gogoi is expected to take oath on October 2. He is slated to retire on November 17, 2019.

Sep 01, 2018, 18:33 PM IST

CJI Dipak Misra recommends Justice Ranjan Gogoi as next Chief Justice of India

Senior Supreme Court judge Justice Ranjan Gogoi is set to become the next Chief Justice of India (CJI). His name has been recommended for the post by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra to the government.

Sep 01, 2018, 17:06 PM IST

Kerala floods: Supreme Court judge Kurian Joseph, singer Mohit Chauhan sing at a fundraiser event in Delhi

Justice Joseph sang a Gospel song by Charles Albert Tindley 'We shall overcome someday' during the event.

Aug 28, 2018, 08:50 AM IST

SC grants woman's wish, allows her to go to parents instead of husband's home

The top court said it would not get into the legality and validity of the marriage, as it would be dealt the competent courts.

Aug 28, 2018, 06:30 AM IST

To attack a system is easy, what's difficult is to transform it: Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra reacts to judges' revolt

He seemed to level soft criticism even as he seemed to acknowledge issues that may exist.

Aug 15, 2018, 16:29 PM IST

Don't get swayed away by 'infinite distractions': CJI Misra to young lawyers, judges

CJI Dipak Misra on Saturday addressed law students at the sixth convocation of the National Law University.

Aug 04, 2018, 22:11 PM IST

Supreme Court reserves verdict on women's entry in Sabarimala temple

 One of the Judges, DY Chandrachud had observed that the right to pray is equal for both men and women.

Aug 01, 2018, 23:09 PM IST

Does Petroleum Ministry consider itself 'God', asks Supreme Court

The Supreme Court imposed a fine of Rs. 25,000 on the Petroleum Ministry for not complying with the court's order about releasing information on the import of pet coke. 

Jul 09, 2018, 22:07 PM IST

Opposition parties move Supreme Court against rejection of CJI ‘impeachment’ motion by Vice President

After the rejection of the motion for removal of Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra by Vice President and Rajya Sabha chairperson M Venkaiah Naidu, leaders of opposition parties have moved the Supreme Court against the decision.

May 07, 2018, 11:17 AM IST

In eye of storm, CJI Dipak Misra underlines need for unity in Supreme Court

Dipak Misra has been facing heat ever since a group of four top Supreme Court lawyers levelled several charges against him on January 12 - primarily accusing him of breaking rules when assigning high-profile cases.

May 04, 2018, 18:14 PM IST

SC Collegium defers decision on Justice KM Joseph's elevation, seeks more time

The five judges of the SC Collegium met this afternoon and deferred its decision on Justice KM Joseph's elevation as an apex court judge.

May 02, 2018, 19:02 PM IST

Centre 'within its right' to reject recommendation for Justice KM Joseph's elevation to SC: CJI Dipak Misra

CJI Dipak Misra on Thursday said that the Centre was well within its right to reject Justice KM Joseph's name for elevation as SC judge.

Apr 26, 2018, 15:59 PM IST

Congress attacks Arun Jaitley for calling impeachment move a 'revenge petition' by Opposition

Congress on Saturday attacked Arun Jaitley for terming the opposition's impeachment move as a 'revenge petition'.

Apr 21, 2018, 23:18 PM IST