Attorney general KK Venugopal sought four weeks’ time to file the Centre’s reply. The bench, headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi, directed the government to file its reply by May 4 and posted the matter for hearing on May 6.
President of India has appointed Delhi High Court Judge Justice Ravindra Bhat as Chief Justice Of Rajasthan High Court. On April 8, the Supreme Collegium had recommended to the Government to appoint him as Chief Justice Of Rajasthan High Court.
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NEW DELHI: Six months after the Supreme Court collegium deferred recommendations for appointment of 16 advocates as judges of Allahabad high court based on objections raised by the Centre, it has now recommended 10 of them after diluting certain appointment criteria finalised by the five top judges of the apex court in 2017.
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Tuesday defended in the Supreme Court the construction of life-size statues of herself in Uttar Pradesh, saying they represent the “will of the people”.
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister, in an affidavit filed in the apex court, said the memorials and statues of herself and other leaders are “intended to promote values and ideals of various sants, gurus, social reformers and leaders among the public and not intended to promote the symbol of BSP or to glorify” her.
The Supreme Court bench of Justices R F Nariman and Vineet Saran has held Anil Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Communications, guilty of contempt of court for defaulting payments to Ericsson as per the undertaking given to the Court.
Karnataka High Court Chief Justice Dinesh Maheshwari and Delhi High Court Judge Sanjiv Khanna will take oath as Supreme Court judges on Friday. The names were receommended for elevation on January 10 and President Ram Nath Kovind signed their warrants of appointment on Wednesday.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday restored the powers of the CBI Director Alok Verma as it set aside the Centre’s decision to divest him of his powers to function as the head of the investigating agency.
Bussiness tycoon Mr. K.K. Singhania has offered an aid of Rupees fifty lacs and has proposed to make 269 cabins for lawyers who have not been allotted chambers.
A maverick, genius and a flamboyant lawyer is some of the words that can be commonly used to describe Ram Jethmalani and his life and career.