Kanu Sarda

Sexual harassment allegation against CJI: Victim to move court to seek legal remedies

According to legal experts, she can file a criminal complaint but in this case since the sitting CJI is involved, it would need the President’s nod before anything can be initiated.

09 May 2019

CJI clean, claims SC in-house panel on sexual harassment charge, victim says worst fears have come true

The complainant said gross injustice has been done to her as a woman citizen of India while alleging that her husband and his brother were suspended from Delhi Police.

07 May 2019

Press duty-bound to stay truthful: SC court while delivering Rafale verdict

Justice KM Joseph  on Wednesday reminded the media of its duty saying that if freedom is enjoyed by the Press without a deep sense of responsibility, it can weaken democracy.

11 Apr 2019

CJI Ranjan Gogoi cracks whip over pending cases, gives two weeks' time to 729 petitioners

This is a first-of-its-kind initiative by the CJI to cut down the number of pending cases, now at 57,346, which includes civil, criminal and constitutional cases.

27 Mar 2019

Ayodhya case: From just a land dispute to a matter of high sentiment 

In February 2018, when the case first came up before then Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, he remarked that the case was essentially a title suit and would be dealt with as such.

09 Mar 2019

Delhi High Court tells lower courts to speedily decide old cases

Further, it has asked six trial courts to follow a strict no-adjournment policy in civil cases, which would help dispose of cases speedily.  

25 Feb 2019

Cases to be colour-coded to identify pendency in trial courts

Case files will now have different colours for quick identification at all the trial courts in the country.

10 Feb 2019

Trial court judges to be trained in data management

The step comes days after the Ministry of Law and Justice wrote to all district courts for not sending the updated case details on daily basis. 

04 Feb 2019

Line of succession in SC after CJI Gogoi ready

With a little over 10 months left for the present Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi’s retirement, in November 2019, India will see 7 Chief Justices in a span of six years.

20 Jan 2019

‘Panel decision a historical blunder’

The collegium, comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices AK Sikri, SA Bobde, NV Ramana and Arun Mishra, decided to elevate the two at a meeting on January 10.

16 Jan 2019

SC uncages parrot, puts CBI chief Alok Verma in saddle. Wait begins for power to fly

Panel comprising PM, CJI and Kharge to meet in a week to decide on CVC probe against Verma.

09 Jan 2019

Supreme Court reinstates Alok Verma as CBI Director

The apex court, however, restrained Verma from taking any major policy decision till CBI vs CBI inquiry is over.

08 Jan 2019

Legal experts question PM Modi’s reservation gambit

This might prove to be a big challenge for the Modi government to stand judicial scrutiny in this case.

08 Jan 2019

Vijay Mallya declared fugitive economic offender

A fugitive economic offender is a person who has fled the country to avoid arrest and prosecution for economic offences of Rs 100 crore and above. 

06 Jan 2019

‘Tandoor killer’ Sharma to work on anger management

Sushil Sharma, who was released from jail on Friday after spending more than 23 years, vouches for anger management for couples before they tie the knot.

23 Dec 2018