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Aug 13, 2017
Don’t grant bail if higher courts give pre-arrest relief: Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court has asked trial courts to immediately discontinue with the practice of granting regular bail in cases that are pending in higher courts
Aug 10, 2017
Supreme Court to consider singular exam for selection of judicial officers in subordinate judiciaryThe Supreme Court will soon examine a proposal for having "singular examination" under a centralised selection mechanism to select judicial officers, to fill up vacancies in subordinate judiciary, which stands at over 20 percent of the sanctioned strength.
Aug 07, 2017
Ravi Shankar Prasad backs fast-track justice system in Bihar, says over 2 lakh cases are over 10 yrs oldRavi Shankar Prasad said on Sunday that 18,294 cases pending in the Patna High Court and 2.07 lakh cases pending in subordinate courts in Bihar are more than 10 years old.
Aug 06, 2017
Nitish Kumar urges Centre to 'liberally' allocate funds to Bihar to strengthen subordinate judiciaryNitish Kumar urged the Centre to allocate funds "liberally" to strengthen the subordinate judiciary in the state in order to provide speedy justice to the litigants
Jul 23, 2017
Iran refuses US demand to release detained Americans, cites independent judiciaryIran's government rejected US demands to release detained Americans, saying it had no control over the judiciary.
Jul 21, 2017
Judiciary open to have more women judges, but reservation not envisaged, says CentreJudiciary is open to the idea of having more women as judges but a reservation is not envisaged for this purpose in the higher judiciary, the government said on Friday.
Jul 20, 2017
Judicial transparency: Delhi HC dismisses plea seeking audio, video recording of court proceedingsIn a setback to supporters of transparency in judiciary, Delhi HC has dismissed a plea of a lawyer seeking audio and video-recording of court proceedings
Jul 16, 2017
Iran sentences US citizen accused of infiltration to 10 years in prisonA United States citizen accused of "infiltration" in Iran has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, a spokesman for the judiciary said on Sunday.
Jul 16, 2017
Kolkata High Court slams Centre over delay in appointment of judges, warns of 'appropriate action'In an attack on the Centre for delaying the appointment of judges, the Calcutta HC has warned of "appropriate action" if urgent steps are not taken on it
Jul 02, 2017
JS Khehar's tenure unlikely to resolve differences over procedure for appointment of judgesThe sharp differences between the government and the judiciary over the MoP are unlikely to be settled during the tenure of Chief Justice of India JS Khehar.