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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
Nov 09, 2017
US House panel passes legislation aimed at overhauling certain aspects of NSA's internet surveillance programmeSection 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act allows the NSA to collect digital communications from foreign suspects living outside the US.
Nov 07, 2017
Supreme Court says undertrials should be informed about plea status within a week, seeks responses from statesThe Supreme Court on Tuesday suggested creation of a mechanism where undertrial prisoners are informed about the status of their appeals against conviction in the high court or the apex court within a week.
Oct 28, 2017
Ram Nath Kovind in Kerala: President urges high courts to make judgments understandable to litigantsPresident Ram Nath Kovind also said the judiciary and justice delivery mechanism of the country would need to continue to keep up with technology and with changes in the society
Oct 28, 2017
Judiciary vs executive: Is the country's Constitution becoming a victim in this pursuit for supremacy?What the "debate" about "judicial overreach" actually obscures is this sorry fact: that increasingly, the executive and the judiciary find themselves on the same page when it comes to trampling all over the Constitution.
Oct 24, 2017
Vasundhara Raje backs down on draconian 'gag order', but Rajasthan govt will pay a heavy price for this misadventureRajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje has realised that discretion is the better part of politics, especially when elections are on the horizon.
Oct 23, 2017
Rajasthan ordinance: Vasundhara Raje govt's draconian move will only assist the corrupt, deprive citizens of rightsWithin a few months, raje acquired the persona of a diffident, inaccessible and tired leader whose only aim appeared to maintain a low-profile, remain in power and do absolutely nothing.