K G Balakrishnan

New biography on PM Narendra Modi released by former Chief Justice of India

The book is co-authored by Aggarwala, President of the International Council of Jurists and Chairman of All India Bar Association, and Elisabeth Horan, an American author and poet.

published on : 31st May 2020

Government should have been careful in Justice Muralidhar's transfer: Justice Balakrishnan

Justice Muralidhar's transfer has nothing to do with the observations he made while hearing the Delhi violence case, the former CJI said.

published on : 29th February 2020

'BJP leader Sriramulu bribed former CJI KG Balakrishnan', Congress claims big expose ahead of Karnataka polls

The Congress made accusations against the ST leader, who is pitted against Chief Minister Siddaramaiah in Badami by the BJP, based on videos aired on regional news channels.

published on : 10th May 2018

Elevation of Justice KM Joseph: Government’s reasoning for rejecting Supreme Court collegium’s recommendation doesn’t hold water

The three reasons - regional representation, seniority and absence of SC/ST judges - cited by Centre for withholding the SC collegium’s recommendation to elevate Justice K M Joseph do not hold water.

published on : 27th April 2018

SC/ST verdict of Supreme Court is basically wrong, says ex-Chief Justice of India KG Balakrishnan

The former CJI said there is a perception that the Act is widely misused as most of the cases are either discharged or the accused are acquitted.

published on : 13th April 2018

It’s a discharge of debt to the nation, says Justice Ranjan Gogoi

Just before the conference, the Supreme Court bench headed by Justice Mishra took up the petitions requesting for an independent probe into the death of Justice Loya, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin S

published on : 13th January 2018