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Justice Chelameswar writes to CJI on elevation of Joseph

Justice Chelamewar’s letter also talked about judicial independence and how it was incumbent upon the judiciary to insulate itself from the executive.

11 May 2018 12:58 AM

Impeachment notice: Illegal, hasty order says Cong, to move SC over rejection

The order shattered the confidence of the people and jeopardised the legal system, Congress leader Kapil Sibal said.

24 Apr 2018 9:11 AM

SC reserves verdict on Navjot Singh Sidhu in 1988 road rage case

Sidhu challenged the Punjab and Haryana High Court verdict convicting and sentencing him to three years in jail in the 1988 road rage case.

18 Apr 2018 5:03 PM

Judges appointed by impression, not performance: Justice Chelameswar

Justice J Chelameswar stressed on the need to bring more transparency in the appointment process of SC judges.

10 Apr 2018 11:43 AM

Protecting judicial freedom

It hardly bears repeating that the “independence” and “pre-eminence” of the judiciary, one of the key organs of the State, must never be compromised.

09 Apr 2018 12:14 AM


What we said earlier will be proved if Justice Gogoi is not made CJI: SC top judge

Justice Chelameswar, the senior-most judge after the CJI, said the January 12 press conference was the result of 'anguish' and 'concern'.

08 Apr 2018 11:28 AM

CJI needs to uphold judiciary’s autonomy

Meanwhile, exploiting the servility of the Karanataka Chief Justice, it has reopened the probe in the Bhat case.

03 Apr 2018 12:29 AM

Poll candidates, their spouses, children should reveal sources of income: SC

A bench headed by justices J Chelameswar and S Abdul Nazeer was hearing a PIL filed by an NGO that fights corruption.

16 Feb 2018 12:18 PM

Supreme Court reopens 17-yr-old triple murder case, orders SIT probe

The case relates to the killing of a woman and her two children on July 24, 2001, in which an FIR was lodged at Pilakhua near Ghaziabad.

10 Feb 2018 1:11 PM

SC collegium recommends names of chief justices for 10 high courts

The recommendations have been made for HC of Delhi, Meghalaya, C'garh, Calcutta, K'taka, Telangana and AP, Tripura, HP, Kerala and Manipur.

02 Feb 2018 10:56 AM


SC crisis: 4 ‘rebel’ judges meet CJI for 2nd time, 4 other justices also present

Four more judges, Justices AK Sikri, NV Ramana, DY Chandrachud and UU Lalit were present in Thursday's meeting, which lasted around 30 min.

18 Jan 2018 11:17 AM

SC crisis unresolved, will take more time: AG a day after 'settled' remark

Four SC senior judges on Jan 12 held a press meet to question the 'biased and unilateral' decision made by the CJI.

16 Jan 2018 11:00 AM

CJI, rebels meet, have heart-to-heart over tea

A-G says everything has been settled.

16 Jan 2018 1:55 AM

CJI forms constitution bench for major issues, 4 rebelling judges not named

4 judges - Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, MB Lokur, Kurian Joseph, didn't feature in list of members of 5-judge constitution bench.

15 Jan 2018 9:32 PM