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All India Bar Association opposes Katju's views on CJI appointment

Aug 28, 2014

All India Bar Association opposes Katju's views on CJI appointment

The All India Bar Association today brought to President Pranab Mukherjee's attention its"deep anguish" on views of Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju that the Chief Justice of India should be selected on merit and not on the basis of seniority, saying the current system as stood the test of time. #NewsTracker #CJI #Chief Justice of India #Markandey Katju #Katju #All India Bar Association
Govt Vs judiciary Why the SC must back off and not encroach on executive domain

Aug 25, 2014

Govt Vs judiciary Why the SC must back off and not encroach on executive domain

The confrontation that's brewing between executive and judiciary is partly because in the last 25 years the judiciary encroached onto executive space, aided by weak coalition governments who failed to assert themselves #ConnectTheDots #InMyOpinion #Executive Vs Judiciary #Markandey Katju #SH Kapadia #Judicial appointments #LoP #Judicial Independence #NJAC Bills
Media needs to combat all social evils Markandey Katju

Aug 18, 2014

Media needs to combat all social evils Markandey Katju

Press Council of India (PCI) Chairman Justice (retd) Markandey Katju today said that thecountry had been passing through a very painful and agonising phase and exhorted the media to take leadership to combat feudal mindset and superstition in the society. #Media #TheySaidIt #Press Council of India #Markandey Katju #Katju #social evils
To be 'real Indians' stop regarding SCs as inferior Katju to Hindus

Aug 17, 2014

To be 'real Indians' stop regarding SCs as inferior Katju to Hindus

If Hindus and Muslims want to become "real Indians", they must change their mindset, Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju has said. #India #TheySaidIt #Markandey Katju #Hindus #Muslims #Hindu law #Scheduled castes #Muslim personal law
Shiv Sena lashes out at Katju for his remarks against Sachin

Aug 12, 2014

Shiv Sena lashes out at Katju for his remarks against Sachin

Shiv Sena lashed out at Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju for his reported remarks about conferring Bharat Ratna on Sachin Tendulkar. #India #NewsTracker #Shiv Sena #Rekha #Justice Markandey Katju #bharat ratna #Tweet #Press Council of India Chairman #disgrace #parliament attendance
Justice Kapadia rubbishes Katju's allegations over corrupt HC judge

Aug 12, 2014

Justice Kapadia rubbishes Katju's allegations over corrupt HC judge

Former chief Justice of India, Justice SH Kapadia has rubbished the allegations of Katju that he allowed a corrupt judge of the Allahabad High Court to continue. #Corruption #TheySaidIt #CJI #Chief Justice of India #Judiciary #Markandey Katju #Justice Katju #judges #Corruption in Judiciary #Justice Lahoti #Justice Kapadia
Katju's collegium can of worms Why not fix a system that is broken?

Aug 12, 2014

Katju's collegium can of worms Why not fix a system that is broken?

Whatever may be the objective of Katju's blogs, the series of expose has taken everyone by surprise as it is from a former insider and that too involving the higher judiciary. #HowThisWorks #Supreme Court #Lok Sabha #Ravi Shankar Prasad #Justice Markandey Katju #Collegium System #Constitution Amendment Bill #Justice RM Lodha #National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill
CJI Lodha is wrong to bat for an opaque collegium system of appointing judges

Aug 12, 2014

CJI Lodha is wrong to bat for an opaque collegium system of appointing judges

There is now a consensus that the collegium system of appointing judges is outdated. So why is the CJI defending it? #India #ToTheContrary #Markandey Katju #Allahabad #Judicial accountability #Collegium System #Judicial Appointment #CJI RM Lodha
DMK warns Justice Markandey Katju of legal action

Aug 11, 2014

DMK warns Justice Markandey Katju of legal action

The DMK on Monday warned Press Council of India chairman Justice Markandey Katju of legal action if he does not stop his attacks and defamatory statements against party president M Karunanidhi. #Politics #India #Karunanidhi #DMK #Markandey Katju
There is a campaign to malign judiciary, collegium system has not failed CJI

Aug 11, 2014

There is a campaign to malign judiciary, collegium system has not failed CJI

Supreme Court Chief Justice RM Lodha on Monday frowned at a campaign to run down the collegium system for the appointment of judges. #India #Supreme Court #TheySaidIt #CJI #KG Balakrishnan #Chief Justice of India #Judiciary #Justice Markandey Katju #Collegium System #RM Lodha #RC Lahoti #YK Sabharwal