CJI Sharad Bobde says high costs block access to justice, lawyers might have to play role of mediators
Justice Bobde, who hails from Nagpur and who was elevated to the top judicial post in the country recently, was felicitated by former CJI RM Lodha at a function organised by the High Court Bar Association.
SA Bobde sworn in as 47th Chief Justice of India: 'Peacekeeper' of judiciary authored key judgments related to Ayodhya land dispute, Aadhaar
In his six-year-long stint as a Supreme Court judge, Bobde has presided upon several matters of importance and given several notable judgments
Daily Bulletin: Winter Session of Parliament to begin today, BJP set to push Citizenship (Amendment) Bill; Justice SA Bobde to take oath as CJI today; day's top stories
Here are today's top stories: Winter Session of Parliament to begin today: Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, Personal Data Protection Bill on legislative agenda; Maharashtra govt formation: Sharad Pawar, Sonia Gandhi to meet today to discuss alliance with Shiv Sena; and more
Mehbooba Mufti's daughter Iltija moves Supreme Court against detention of mother, voices concern about ex-CM's health
Daughter of Mehbooba Mufti moved the SC seeking directions to the authorities to allow her to meet her mother, who is under detention following the abrogation of Article 370.
SC receives communication on Justice Akil Kureshi's elevation as MP chief justice; govt's decision to be placed before Collegium
The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it had received a communication from the Ministry of Law and Justice on the Collegium's recommendation, elevating Justice Akil Kureshi as the Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court
Ayodhya hearing from 6 Aug: With CJI Gogoi retiring in November, chances high for early resolution of dispute
If the Supreme Court bench headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi fails to reach a verdict in the Ayodhya land dispute till his retirement on 17 November, the whole process would begin afresh after the appointment of a new Chief Justice
Section 144 imposed outside SC, 55 detained as lawyers protest procedure to probe sexual harassment charges against CJI Ranjan Gogoi
On Monday, the in-house committee of the Supreme Court gave a clean chit to the CJI. The verdict stated that it found "no substance in the allegations" made against CJI Ranjan Gogoi by a former female employee of the Supreme Court.
Ranjan Gogoi sexual harassment allegations: Justice NV Ramana recuses self after complainant objects
The development comes a day after the former apex court woman employee wrote a letter to the panel expressing reservation over inclusion of Justice Ramana.
Daily Bulletin: Rahul, Priyanka to campaign in UP today; Jacinda Ardern says govt unaware of Sri Lanka blast links with NZ; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Rahul Gandhi and sister Priyanka to both campaign in Uttar Pradesh today; the Congress chief called BJP president Amit Shah a murder accused; Jusice SA Bobde will head the panel which will investigate sexual harassment charges against CJI Ranjan Gogoi; and more.
CJI Ranjan Gogoi picks senior-most judge SA Bobde, Justices NV Ramana, Indira Banerjee to probe sexual misconduct allegations against him
On Tuesday, the CJI set up a fresh bench comprising justices Mishra, R F Nariman and Deepak Gupta to adjudicate the matter relating to sexual harassment levelled against him.
Sexual harassment allegation against CJI Ranjan Gogoi: Justices SA Bobde, NV Ramana, Indira Banerjee to conduct inquiry
Justice SA Bobde was appointed to conduct an in-house inquiry into the allegations of sexual harassment levelled against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi
Justice AK Sikri retires from SC; says every judge should possess 'some element of femininity' to do complete justice
On Wednesday, during the farewell function organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association in the apex court lawns, Justice Sikri said every judge should possess "some element of femininity" to do complete justice. He got emotional and thanked the judiciary and lawyers for their help throughout his career.
Opaque collegium system prisoner of top judges' whims; body's every decision is suspicious and arbitrary
The newly constituted Supreme Court collegium with the induction of Justice Arun Misra in it, upon the retirement of the then senior-most judge Justice Madan B Lokur, has rescinded the decision of the collegium taken on 12 December, 2018.
The apex court had said that that the courts have the power to impose the fixed term sentence without remission.
Relying on a medical board's report, the Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a woman's plea seeking termination of her foetus fearing genetic disorder.