Social Women

Lakhs of women joined hands for 620 Km in Support of women entry to Sabarimala

  On Tuesday, women from various walks of life writers, athletes, actors, politicians and techies, government officials and homemakers stood across the highways crisscrossing through the 14 districts in the state as the event commenced at 4 pm.   Expressing solidarity, thousands of men also lined up parallel forming a second human ‘wall’.   In Read More…

National Supreme Court

Credibility of the institution by those who man it and not by newspaper reports : CJI

The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to give an urgent hearing to a plea seeking an investigation into retired apex court judge Justice Kurian Joseph’s recent interview to a national daily.   Lawyer Shashank Deo, who filed the petition, mentioned before a three-judge bench of the top court, headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Read More…

National Opinion Supreme Court

BJP Govt given up fight and supports collegium guided selection process

The splitting up of recommendations is a matter of serious concern, and the CJI has taken it up with the PM was the grapevine ever since CJI Rajan Gogoi taken over  in October  in media and judiciary circle but been confirmed by Justice Kurian Joseph, who retired as the third senior-most judge of the Supreme Read More…

Supreme Court

Nariman client “Vermaleaks” made CJI , SC irked

At the outset, the alleged leak of Verma’s confidential response to the CVC’s findings on corruption charges against him irked the top court, which said none of “you deserve any hearing”. On the leak of Verma’s confidential reply in the media, the bench, without divulging the name of the “WIRE ” news portal, which allegedly Read More…

Supreme Court

SC allows followers to pay respect to Agarwal with conditions

Agarwal passed away on October 11 after undertaking a 111-day fast, demanding unrestricted flow of river Ganga.  The Supreme Court on Friday allowed followers of ‘Save Ganga’ crusader Prof GD Agarwal alias Swami Gyan Swaroop, to have ‘darshan’ and pay their last respect to the environmental activist who died after undertaking a 111-day hunger strike. Read More…

Legal Supreme Court

Collegium finalises four names for elevation as Supreme Court judges

The Supreme Court collegium on Monday cleared names of justice R Subhash Reddy, justice Hemant Gupta, justice M R Shah, and justice Ajay Rastogi for elevation as Supreme Court judges. According to two people familiar with the collegium proceedings, Gujarat high court chief justice Reddy, Madhya Pradesh high court chief Justice Gupta, Patna high court Read More…

Politics South India

CPI ( M) allege BJP President blatantly ridicules Supreme Court

The CPI(M) on Sunday strongly condemned BJP chief Amit Shah’s threat to dismiss Kerala government and remarks about Supreme Court verdict on Sabarimala, saying it exposed who was really behind the violent protests against women’s entry in the temple. In a statement, the party Polit Bureau said Shah has “blatantly” ridicules the Supreme Court  judgement Read More…