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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

CJI met four senior-most judges of Supreme Court: Sources

The apex court sources said the Chief Justice met the four judges for about 15 minutes before starting the normal work of the day.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:40 PM IST

CJI continues Constitution Bench without 4 senior rebel judges

In an unprecedented press conference, the four top SC judges claimed that cases are being assigned selectively and to benches of preference

Jan 16, 2018, 06:41 AM IST

Supreme Court crisis settled, say Attorney General, Bar Council of India

Four dissenting judges on Friday had launched a public attack against the Chief Justice of India at a news conference.

Jan 16, 2018, 00:19 AM IST

All well in Supreme Court? Attorney General, Bar Council say differences between judges resolved

The four judges had in a press conference stated that there were certain issues afflicting the country's highest court.

Jan 15, 2018, 13:27 PM IST

Four senior-most SC judges attend court, take up work

Four senior-most Supreme Court judges, who had held an unprecedented press conference and raised issue of assignment of cases, today attended court and took up routine work.

Jan 15, 2018, 11:12 AM IST

CJI vs SC judges: Dipak Misra meets lawyers' bodies, says crisis will be sorted out soon

The Indian judiciary was thrown into a turmoil on Friday when four senior Supreme Court judges had convened an unprecedented press conference to complain about 'selective' case allocation by the CJI.

Jan 15, 2018, 00:21 AM IST

Bar Council of India panel discusses SC crisis with Justice Arun Mishra

A Bar Council of India panel today met Supreme Court judge Arun Mishra and discussed the crisis in the apex judiciary.

Jan 14, 2018, 20:38 PM IST

CJI vs SC judges: Bar Council of India delegation meets Justice Chelameswar

On January 12, 2018, four senior-most judges of the Supreme court had mounted a virtual revolt against Chief Justice of India.

Jan 14, 2018, 18:02 PM IST

Supreme Court judges vs CJI live updates

A day after four senior judges of Supreme Court addressed a press conference and came out heavily against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, we bring you all the live updates and latest developments on the issue. 

Jan 13, 2018, 10:49 AM IST

Supreme Court seeks reply of Centre, MCI on plea to conduct NEET in Urdu

A plea suggesting making Urdu as a medium for NEET 2017.

Mar 03, 2017, 14:38 PM IST

Will intervene to settle issues between lawyers, media: SC Judge Kurian Joseph

With no end to the impasse between lawyers and the media at various courts in Kerala, a Supreme Court Judge on Saturday said that he would again intervene to settle issues.

Oct 01, 2016, 15:24 PM IST

Show maturity while handling crime against women,kids: SC judge tells media

Supreme Court judge Justice Kurian Joseph on Saturday urged media to show maturity while handling issues related to atrocities against women and children in the country.

Dec 05, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

In Uphaar case, punishment limited by law: SC

 The Supreme Court has said that the magnitude of the Uphaar fire tragedy may call for "higher sentence" but it could not go beyond the choices under the law while sentencing brothers and real estate barons Sushil and Gopal Ansal who own the Uphaar cinema hall.

Sep 23, 2015, 22:24 PM IST

Army HQ goofed on 'command and exit' policy in 2004, court told

 The government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that 750 additional posts of colonel created in 2004 for army`s combat wing under "command and exit" policy were erroneously distributed across the force on pro-rata basis by the headquarters and instead of reversing it and upsetting the entire scheme, it preferred to take remedial steps.

Sep 16, 2015, 19:18 PM IST

SC reserves verdict on plea for guidelines on law officers' appointment

 The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on the plea seeking to put in place a transparent and objective search and selection process for the appointment of law officers to represent government before the high courts and the apex court.

Sep 10, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Row over Judges' meet unnecessary: CPI

CPI on Monday came out in support of Justice Kurian Joseph who had recently objected to the holding of judges' conference on Good Friday, and said that religious issues should be dealt with utmost care.

Apr 07, 2015, 00:44 AM IST

Entry of foreign law firms; SC seeks response of Bar Council

The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from Bar Council of India (BCI) on a plea filed against the 2009 Bombay High Court verdict holding that foreign law firms cannot carry on liaison activities here without being enrolled as advocates under the Indian statute.

Apr 06, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Row over Judges' meet unfortunate, govt had no role: Venkaiah Naidu

Terming as "unfortunate" the controversy over Judges' conference, the government on Monday said it had no role in organising it on Good Friday and slammed those trying to link the issue to secularism.

Apr 06, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

Controversy over conference on Good Friday 'unfortunate': HL Dattu

Chief Justice of India HL Dattu on Saturday called as "unfortunate" the controversy over his colleague Kurian Joseph's objection to the holding of judges' conference on Good Friday but said it's a "family" matter and that he will settle it.

Apr 05, 2015, 17:43 PM IST