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Dec 08, 2017
FBI the 'very best' in upholding rule of law, says director Christopher Wray, slams Donald Trump for criticismFBI director Christopher Wray defended his agency following criticism by US president Donald Trump. He asserted that the bureau was determined to be the "very best" at protecting the American people and upholding the rule of law
Nov 29, 2017
Judiciary and executive divide becoming deeper, says former attorney general Mukul RohatgiLamenting that the "divide" between the executive and the judiciary is "becoming deeper day by day", former attorney general Mukul Rohatgi has alleged that the judiciary has gone beyond its brief in the last three decades and needs to draw a "lakshman rekha".
Nov 27, 2017
John Conyers to step aside as top Democrat on House Judiciary Committee after sexual harassment allegationsJohn Conyers, under investigation over allegations he sexually harassed female staff members will step aside as the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee.
Nov 26, 2017
National Law Day: CJI Dipak Misra says there can be no compromise on fundamental rights of citizensChief Justice of India Dipak Misra also said that law-making must be left to the realm of those elected to make the law
Nov 25, 2017
Ram Nath Kovind expresses concern over low representation of SC, ST, OBCs in higher judiciaryRam Nath Kovindexpressed concern over "unacceptably low" representation of women, OBCs, SC/STs in higher judiciary and called for steps to remedy situation
Nov 25, 2017
CJI Dipak Misra says judiciary is obliged to stand with citizens if govt entities encroach upon fundamental rightsSaying protection of fundamental rights of the citizens is "sacrosanct duty of judiciary", Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Saturday said judiciary is obliged to stand with the citizens.
Nov 19, 2017
Tata Literature Live 2017: ‘Judging the Judges’ gets great reception due to international perspective, relevancePhilippe Sands was the star of "Judging the Judges" because he brought in new facts and perspective which greatly enriched the debate.
Nov 15, 2017
Who questions the judiciary? SC says conflict of interest no ground for asking for CJI's recusal, no FIR can be filed against sitting judgesSupreme Court said it was "highly improper" to allege conflict of interest to seek recusal of the CJI from hearing a plea seeking SIT probe into an alleged case of bribery.
Nov 14, 2017
Judges bribery case: Supreme Court rejects Kamini Jaiswal's plea seeking special probe, calls it'derogatory'The Supreme Court has rejected activist advocate Kamini Jaiswal's plea seeking special probe calling it 'contemptuous' and 'derogatory', media reports said
Nov 11, 2017
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi hails Indian judiciary as strongest, most transparent justice system in worldNaqvi hailed the Indian judiciary as independent, one of the strongest and most transparent justice systems in the world and said it was honestly fulfilling its responsibilities