Chief Justice Dipak Misra

Supreme Court decriminalises adultery, says husband not master of wife

CJI, who wrote the judgement for himself and Justice Khanwilkar, said adultery dents the individuality of women and it is not a crime in countries like China, Japan and Australia.

published on : 27th September 2018

Centre considers idea of bringing law to curb mob lynching in the country

The government may also further strengthen the framework relating to social media to ensure that rumours which may lead to such incidents are checked.

published on : 19th July 2018

Justice Loya verdict: Opposition leaders to discuss impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra, to meet Venkaiah Naidu today

In the wake of the Supreme Court's rejection of an independent probe into Justice Loya's death, Opposition leaders led by Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad will renew their bid for impeachment of the CJI.

published on : 20th April 2018

Judge Loya case: SC dismisses plea for SIT probe; says petitioners attempted to 'malign' judiciary

The apex court said that there is no merit in the filed petitions and there is no reason to doubt the statements of sitting judges.

published on : 19th April 2018

Not much headway in resolving Supreme Court judges' crisis

Sources said some of the judges are holding informal parleys in a bid to resolve the crisis in the wake of the virtual revolt by the four judges against Chief Justice Dipak Misra.

published on : 19th January 2018

All 25 Supreme Court judges expected to meet soon to resolve crisis in judiciary

Two days after the crisis began, a seven-member delegation of the Bar Council of India today also met the Chief Justice who assured that the matter would be sorted out soon.

published on : 14th January 2018