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Government trying to take away independence of judiciary, alleges Prashant Bhushan

Bhushan was speaking at a discussion organised by 'Janhastakshep' and PUCL on the topic - 'Felling of the Last Bastion: Is Indian Democracy in Peril'.

published on : 19th January 2018

Prashant Bhushan files complaint against CJI Dipak Misra, requests senior judges to hold enquiry

He requested five senior most apex court Judges, including the four rebel Judges, to hold an in-house inquiry into the medical college's bribery matter.

published on : 17th January 2018

Bar Council of India chief Manan Kumar Mishra says issues have been sorted out

Manan Kumar said all he did was to meet some judges, including the dissenting four, and request them to mutually sort it out.

published on : 16th January 2018

One had to confront CJI Dipak Misra for misusing his powers: Senior SC lawyer Prashant Bhushan

Bhushan said that Chief Justice of India Dipak Mishra was “misusing his powers” after four sitting Supreme Court judges held a press conference – a first of its kind in India.

published on : 12th January 2018

No chance of returning to AAP, say Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav

Swaraj India founders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav on Monday said there was no such possibility.

published on : 4th December 2017

Centre throttling MNREGA by not allocating sufficient funds: Prashant Bhushan

An independent study on MNREGA shared with the media in a press conference today, contradicted the Centre's claims that 85 per cent of wages were paid in time, saying the figure stood at 32 percent

published on : 1st December 2017

SC adjourns hearing of plea against Asthana's appointment as CBI special director to November 24

Senior advocate Prashant Bhushan had earlier dubbed Asthana's new posting as 'illegal' and further said that his name figures in diary of Sterling Biotech.

published on : 17th November 2017

Will Supreme Court look within, examine attempts to influence its judges? Call to be taken today

The Supreme Court will decide on Tuesday whether a petition seeking a judicial probe into allegations that attempts were made to bribe apex court judges can be entertained.

published on : 14th November 2017

Supreme Court pulls up Bhushan senior and junior for comparing courts

The Supreme Court will decide on Tuesday whether a petition seeking a judicial probe into allegations that attempts were made to bribe apex court judges can be entertained.

published on : 14th November 2017

Judges bribery case: Supreme Court bench reserves order

During the hearing, the bench questioned advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for petitioner Kamini Jaiswal, whether the filing of two identically-worded petitions was not a matter of propriety.

published on : 13th November 2017

Judges bribery case: Amid tussle, CJI Dipak Misra says all cases to be listed before him

Chief Justice Dipak Misra has now constituted a three-judge Bench to hear the graft case involving allegations of bribery against members of the higher judiciary.

published on : 11th November 2017

'Black day' in Supreme Court history: Lawyer Prashant Bhushan explains court ordeal

Bhushan, earlier in the day, tweeted that CJI Dipak Misra presided over a "hand-picked bench to override yesterday's order" by another top court bench.

published on : 11th November 2017

Tussle in judiciary: SC reverses order, says CJI is master of the roster, Prashant Bhushan walks out of hearing

The showdown was over the issue of supremacy of constituting a bench in which the authority of Chief Justice Dipak Misra was allegedly undermined by a bench of Justices J Chelameswar and S Abdul.

published on : 10th November 2017

AAP national council meet: lull before the storm?

AAP's National Council meet wasn't the slugfest between Kumar Vishwas and the leadership that many in the party thought it would be.

published on : 2nd November 2017

Adani group, Reliance ADAG, Essar accused of cheating in Rs 290 billion scam

A PIL petition has been filed in the Delhi High Court against the multinational firms demanding a probe into allegations of over-invoicing of coal mined from Indonesia.

published on : 16th September 2017
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