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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 45

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 39

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 22

5 December, 2017 6:38 AM Babri Masjid Case Live: Supreme Court To Begin Final Hearing Today

Supreme Court will begin the hearing of Ram Janambhoomi - Babri Masjid case. A batch of 13 appeals had been filed in the top court against the Allahabad High Court verdict that directed division of 2.77 acres of land of the disputed Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid site in Ayodhya into three parts. A Special bench of Justices Dipak Misra (CJI), Ashok Bhushan 24

21 November, 2017 11:03 AM Centre may move to legally end triple talaq in December in Winter Session of Parliament

NEW DELHI: The Narendra Modi government may introduce a bill to end triple talaq in the Winter Session of Parliament. A Ministerial Committee has been constituted to frame a new law to end the practice. The Supreme Court had in August struck down the controversial practice of Talaq-e-biddat in which Muslim men can divorce their wives by mentioning the word ‘talaq 61

21 November, 2017 4:12 AM Woman given triple talaq on phone, appeals to Yogi Adityanath at Janta Darbar for justice

GORAKHPUR: Despite the Supreme Court striking down 'triple talaq' practice in the Muslim community, a woman hailing from Uttar Pradesh has alleged that she was given instant divorce by her husband on phone and threatened to kill her. The alleged 'triple talaq' victim on Tuesday came here to lodge her complaint with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister fireband 59

30 October, 2017 6:40 PM Constitution bench to hear Aadhaar pleas in end-November

NEW DELHI: A five-judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court will hear in end-November a slew of petitions challenging the legal validity of the Aadhaar Act after the Central government refused to extend the December 31 deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts, PAN and mobile phones. The government had earlier agreed to extend the deadline 34

30 October, 2017 6:37 PM Kerala 'love jihad' case: SC decides to meet Hadiya in open court on November 27

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court will meet Akhila, aka Hadiya —the 24-year-old at the centre of the alleged love jihad instance from Kerala — on November 27 in a bid to ascertain for itself whether she had converted to Islam and married Shafin Jahan of her own “volition and desire.” A three-judge bench led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra directed Hadiya’s 48

28 October, 2017 1:20 AM SC collegium restores judges' appraisal move

Over seven months after the Supreme Court collegium junked the system of evaluating the performance of Additional Judges of the high courts through a detailed scrutiny of their judgments, the Supreme Court collegium yesterday restored the system. The decision to restore the system was taken at the meeting of the collegium under Chief Justice of India 36

26 October, 2017 6:23 AM Asaram rape case: SC asks godman to approach CJI for interim bail

The Supreme Court asked rape accused Asaram Bapu to approach Chief Justice of India (CJI) on Friday for interim bail.  NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court asked rape accused Asaram Bapu to approach Chief Justice of India (CJI) on Friday for interim bail. The self-styled godman has been accused of sexually assaulting a Surat-based girl between 1997 and 2006 when she was living 59