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Aug 16, 2019
Mark Tully on why well run government institutions are crucial for the survival of India's democracySir Mark Tully talks about the problem of governance, with unequal power distribution and interference being the main issues to address.
Jun 24, 2019
CJI Ranjan Gogoi writes to PM for removal for Allahabad HC judge: Case reveals rot in judiciary; mere touch-up won't cure epidemic“The judge is not a knight errant” quoted former CJI Dipak Misra while striking down an order passed by Justice SN Shukla; who now faces impending ‘impeachment’. Will judiciary take its former captain's word seriously?
May 03, 2019
Are judges over protected from law?Courts should reaffirm that principles of natural justice are sacrosanct. History is replete with instances of political clout being used to prevent the judiciary from functioning properly
Apr 30, 2019
Provision in RTI Act allowing transfer of application to 'appropriate' department gives authorities easy escape routeThe authors of this article filed an RTI application with the Law and Legislative Department of Government of Haryana in November 2018, seeking information about their budgetary allocation for the state judiciary. While they were aware that any questions on the flow of money would face some pushback, they did not fathom that their RTI application would receive 60 unusable replies from different departments of the state bureaucracy.
Apr 28, 2019
Supreme Court faces its worst crisis ever; it's time to get rid of brokers and fixers from its hallowed corridorsWhen the Supreme Court’s dignity is in peril, it is certain to have a deleterious effect on the entire institution.
Apr 25, 2019
Utsav Bains, the activist-lawyer behind conspiracy theory against system of courts, claims to 'protect independence of judiciary'Lawyer Utsav Bains has been at the centre of a controversy since he claimed that the sexual harassment allegations against CJI Ranjan Gogoi was part of a conspiracy against the judiciary.
Apr 04, 2019
'Can't destroy institution in name of transparency': Ranjan Gogoi on whether CJI's office comes under RTI ActA five-judge Constitution bench presided by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi was hearing a plea filed by the Supreme Court secretary-general against the January 2010 judgment of the Delhi High Court that declared the CJI’s office a "public authority" within the meaning of Section 2(h) of the RTI Act, 2005.
Mar 20, 2019
Narendra Modi’s blog targets a vocal and elite English-speaking audience, challenges Congress' clout in its last bastionNarendra Modi's blog, posted in his app, targets the English-speaking section of India, a significant portion of which includes millennials or first-time voters, who may not be aware of Congress’ checkered past
Jan 31, 2019
Attributing 'political colours' to verdicts amounts to sheer contempt, cases can't be decided by 'media trial': Supreme CourtWhile referring to various attacks made on the judicial system from time to time, the Supreme Court said a lot of sacrifices are made to serve the judiciary, which is not less than call of military service.
Jan 27, 2019
Nearly 4,500 cases pending per high court judge, shows law ministry data; pendency caused by delay in judicial appointmentsEach high court judge is saddled with nearly 4,500 pending cases, according to the law ministry. At the same time, each judge of the subordinate judiciary has nearly 1,300 cases pending, the same data shows.