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19 April, 2018 4:31 PM Opposition parties likely to meet on April 20 to discuss current political situation

Opposition parties are likely to meet tomorrow in Parliament to discuss the current political situation. The leaders of opposition parties will meet tomorrow in Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad's chamber in Parliament and are likely to discuss the issue of the Supreme Court verdict rejecting multiple pleas for an independent probe into the death 33

1 April, 2018 9:32 AM Congress leaders Kapil Sibal, Abhishek Manu Singhvi, Vivek Tankha barred from appearing in CJI Dipak Misra’s court

Three Congress leaders, who are also practicing lawyers, have been barred by the Bar Council of India to appear before the court of Chief Justice of India. Three Congress leaders, who are also practicing lawyers, have been barred by the Bar Council of India (BCI) to appear before the court of Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra. The decision has been taken 101

23 March, 2018 6:15 PM Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case to be heard in SC on April 6

The court is hearing 13 appeals filed against the 2010 judgment of the Allahabad High Court in four civil suits.  NEW DELHI: The Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case will be heard in Supreme Court on April 6, the court said while hearing the final arguments in the case on Friday. The court is hearing 13 appeals filed against the 2010 judgment of the Allahabad 51

14 March, 2018 2:03 AM SC allows Kerala to decide on toddy shops near highways

Ban on liquor shops had hit livelihood of 3,078 toddy tappers, court told The Supreme Court on Tuesday left it to the Kerala government to decide whether toddy shops in areas covered by local bodies or areas proximate to municipal pockets should be exempted from the nationwide prohibition on liquor sale within 500 metres along highways. A Bench led by Chief 40

9 March, 2018 10:07 AM Virani hails SC ruling on passive euthanasia

Human rights activist and author Pinki Virani, who had sought mercy killing for Aruna Shanbaug, a nurse who was in a vegetative state for 42 years before dying in 2015, on Friday hailed the Supreme Court judgment in favour of passive euthanasia. “I am deeply grateful to the Supreme Court of India for upholding the landmark judgment of March, 2011 on passive 18

21 February, 2018 10:31 AM Supreme Court refuses to defer hearing in Hadiya love jihad case

The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to adjourn the Kerala love-jihad case hearing involving Hadiya scheduled for Thursday. Hadiya's father had requested the Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra to defer Thursday's hearing, but the court did not accept the petition. Hadiya, a Hindu by birth and named as Akhila Ashokan, had converted to Islam several 42

27 January, 2018 8:14 AM No unity among Opposition on plan of impeachment motion against CJI

Other Opposition parties, taking a cue from the Congress that is maintaining a wait and see stance, remain ambiguous on the issue of moving an impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India Dipak Mishra. CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury last week said the party was talking to other Opposition parties to build a consensus on the issue 62

14 January, 2018 3:19 AM CJI vs SC judges: Crisis will be resolved, says Justice Joseph amid reports of meeting with Misra

Two days after four Supreme Court judges accused Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra of assigning cases selectively, Justice Kurian Joseph – one of the four rebel judges – said on Saturday that they acted solely in the interest of judiciary and justice.  NEW DELHI: Two days after four Supreme Court judges accused Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra of assigning 46

13 January, 2018 12:32 PM TV visuals show PM’s principal secretary turning up at CJI’s residence

TV visuals on Saturday showed Prime Minister’s Principal Secretary Nripendra Misra turning up at the residence of Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, a day after four senior-most judges of the Supreme Court virtually revolted against the CJI, raising questions over “selective” case allocation. The visuals showed Nripendra Misra driving to the CJI’s official 41

12 January, 2018 1:58 PM SC judges shocker: Justice Ranjan Gogoi, next in line to be CJI, publicly assails incumbent

Of these four judges, Justice Ranjan Gogoi’s participation in the country’s legal history is particulary notable — he was slated to take up the role of the Chief Justice of India following Justice Dipak Misra’s tenure. In an unprecedented move in the country’s legal history, four sitting judges of the Supreme Court on Friday took to the media 25