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Case still in court, JNU's pre-judicial punishment to Kanhaiya, Anirban and Umar is a travesty of justice

Apr 27, 2016

Case still in court, JNU's pre-judicial punishment to Kanhaiya, Anirban and Umar is a travesty of justice

The JNU administration has achieved the impossible. Perhaps for the first time in JNU's history, it has united the Left and Right against a draconian decision that verges on the farce. #India #JNU #ConnectTheDots #Judiciary #BJP government #Kanhaiya Kumar #JNU row #Sedition Debate #Umar Khalid #Anirban Bhattacharya #Sedition Row
CJI Thakur's outburst makes a valid point, but judiciary must also hold a mirror to itself

Apr 26, 2016

CJI Thakur's outburst makes a valid point, but judiciary must also hold a mirror to itself

It’s time both sides —the executive and the judiciary—came together to sort out problems with the judiciary. A hostile equation between both is undesirable. #Supreme Court #ConnectTheDots #Judiciary #Chief Justice #tax law #Chief Justice T S Thakur
CJI TS Thakur's impassioned plea to the PM reflects pent up feeling among judiciary

Apr 26, 2016

CJI TS Thakur's impassioned plea to the PM reflects pent up feeling among judiciary

Modi's prompt but conditional offer to redress the grievances being faced by judiciary at every level of system was surprising. Modi, an advocate of transparency and accountability, felt “a closed-door meeting with the judiciary” would sort out the problem. #Politics #India #ConnectTheDots #CJI #Chief Justice of India #Judiciary #TS Thakur #NJAC
Use of IT in judicial process will increase efficiency: Maharashtra CM Fadnavis

Apr 25, 2016

Use of IT in judicial process will increase efficiency: Maharashtra CM Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis pitched for introduction of Information Technology in the legal process and in the administration of justice. #India #TheySaidIt #Judiciary #Maharashtra CM #IT #Information technology #Devendra Fadnavis
Can't shift entire burden on judiciary: CJI Thakur breaks down in front of PM Modi

Apr 25, 2016

Can't shift entire burden on judiciary: CJI Thakur breaks down in front of PM Modi

An emotional Chief Justice of India (CJI) TS Thakur on Sunday lamented "inaction" by the Executive to increase the number of judges. #India #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Chief Justice of India #Judiciary #judges #PM Narendra Modi #CJI TS Thakur
Criticism of govt, policies not an offence: Allahabad HC slams BHU board of directors for firing prof

Apr 24, 2016

Criticism of govt, policies not an offence: Allahabad HC slams BHU board of directors for firing prof

Quashing an ex-parte order passed by the Board of Governors, IIT (BHU), Varanasi, on 6 January 2016 terminating the contract of Magsaysay award winner Dr Sandeep Pandey as Visiting Faculty Professor at the IIT on the unsubstantiated charges, the court said, “academic administrators should be politically neutral, at the point of time of dealing with academic or administrative matters of the University”. #NewsTracker #Allahabad High Court #IIT #Judiciary #Varanasi #Sandeep Pandey #Intolerance #anti-national #BHU #Critiquing Modi #Criticism of government
Five minutes: That's how long a judge in an Indian high court spends hearing a case, reveals study

Apr 07, 2016

Five minutes: That's how long a judge in an Indian high court spends hearing a case, reveals study

A study conducted by a Bengaluru-based NGO has showsn that a judge in a high court spends less than five minutes hearing a case, on an average. #India #NewsTracker #Judiciary #Bengaluru #Justice #High Court #NGO #judges #Shareworthy
As politicians undermine executive, legislature and themselves, new power centres fill the vacuum

Mar 31, 2016

As politicians undermine executive, legislature and themselves, new power centres fill the vacuum

All this time it is as if your local politicians, MLA or MP and even the government official had no role whatsoever in the matter. If they make an appearance, it would be only in the last scene of the last act like the proverbial police posse arriving in its hooting jeep moments after the lynch mob is finished with the carnage. #ConnectTheDots #CriticalPoint #Judiciary #Politicians #Indian Politics #Netas #legislative #Executive
Long road to rehabilitation: Maharashtra juvenile justice system cuts pendency, but challenges remain

Mar 25, 2016

Long road to rehabilitation: Maharashtra juvenile justice system cuts pendency, but challenges remain

Maharashtra has reduced the pendency of cases before its juvenile justice boards (JJBs) by one-third in the past few years, but a lot remains to be done in the system, said Justice VM Kanade #HowThisWorks #Bombay High Court #Judiciary #Juvenile Justice Act #Juveniles #Child Rights #Juvenile Justice #Justice VM Kanade #youth offenders #ICPS