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29 November, 2018 4:01 PM Justice Kurian Joseph 'most popular' Supreme Court judges in recent times, say Bar leaders

Justice Joseph was the third senior-most judge who was elevated to the Supreme Court on March 8, 2013. NEW DELHI: Bar leaders on Thursday bid adieu to retiring Justice Kurian Joseph, terming him as one of the most "popular" judges in recent times with a "pleasant smile" and urged Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi to replace him a judge having a similar smile 68

9 November, 2018 3:06 PM Chief Justice Holds 6 Collegium Meetings In 30 Days For Court Vacancies

Since assuming office a little over a month ago, Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi has held six crucial collegium meetings for filling up of 29 vacancies in high courts and four in the Supreme Court to tackle the huge backlog of pendency in the higher judiciary. The collegium also did not shy away from invoking provisions of Memorandum of Procedure 53

2 November, 2018 3:05 PM In awe with historic speed of Centre approving 4 High Court judges' names: CJI Ranjan Gogoi

The Supreme Court collegium had on October 30 sent the Centre four names who were to be inducted as judges into the top court. New Delhi: Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Friday praised the Central government for its swift action on the swearing-in of four High Court judges to the Supreme Court. The government approved it within 48 hours after 101

2 November, 2018 1:33 PM Top Court Judgments, Orders Could Soon Be Available In Hindi

Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi also spoke about plans to bring brief notes encapsulating the law points from different judgments and live-streaming of judgments. The Supreme Court is planning to translate judgments and orders from English to Hindi and later extend it to vernacular languages, Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said on the last day before a week-long 93

29 October, 2018 7:10 AM SC to hear Ram-Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case in January 2019

The Supreme Court on Monday said the civil appeals on the Ram-Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute cases will be listed before an appropriate bench in January 2019. This was stated by a bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph. The civil appeals arise from the Allahabad High Court judgement in the land dispute 76

8 October, 2018 7:05 AM SC notice to Centre, EC on plea for updating NRC for Tripura

The petition has been filed by Tripura People’s Front in the Supreme Court. NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the Center and the Election Commission on a petition seeking the updation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) with respect to the state of Tripura. The notice was issued by a top court bench comprising Justices 117

1 October, 2018 2:50 PM Constitution unites people, guides us whenever in doubt: Justice Gogoi at CJI Mishra's farewell

The CJI designate's statement comes while he speaking at the farewell of CJI Dipak Mishra. New Delhi: Chief Justice of India designate Justice Ranjan Gogoi on Monday said it is the Constitution that unites the people of the country. "Whenever we are in doubt it is Constitutional morality which should guide us," he said. Justice Gogoi added, "What we should 100

1 October, 2018 12:33 PM Justice Ranjan Gogoi praises outgoing CJI Dipak Misra

Chief Justice of India-Designate, Justice Ranjan Gogoi praised the outgoing CJI Dipak Misra saying that his greatest contribution has been to civil liberties, and cited his recent verdicts in this regard. Justice Gogoi, who will be sworn-in as the CJI on October 3, said Justice Misra was a remarkable judge. He said that "if we fail in endeavour to hold true to our Constitutional 56

1 October, 2018 12:13 PM 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." New Delhi: He promised to speak from his mind when the time came to make a farewell speech and outgoing Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra stayed true to his words on Monday evening. In his speech on his last day in office 49

27 September, 2018 6:58 AM Section 497 based on women as chattel: 10 key SC observations on scrapping Adultery law

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday declared Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code as unconstitutional saying that the penal provision on adultery was manifestly arbitrary and dents the individuality of women. CJI Dipak Misra and Justice Khanwilkar said: "We declare Section 497 IPC and Section 198 of CrPC dealing with prosecution of offences against 68