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‘Over 22L decade old cases pending in courts’

Of these, 5,97,595 or nearly 5.97 lakh cases are civil in nature and 16.92 lakh (16,92,769) are criminal in nature.

19 Sep 2018 2:15 AM

Arbitration may help reduce backlog of pending cases: Justice Kurian Joseph

Justice Joseph also advocated setting up new courts and appointment of more judges to deal with the pendency of cases.

30 Jun 2018 9:10 PM

Everyone is bound to follow rule of law: Chief Justice of India

The CJI said this addressing the 46th All-Odisha Lawyers’ Confer-ence here on Friday.

30 Dec 2017 1:12 AM

6 lakh cases pending in high courts across India

The Bombay HC leads the list with 1,29,063 pending cases.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 AM

Pending cases go down in SC and HCs; lower courts see rise

The lower courts with an approved strength of nearly 20,000 judicial officers is short of 4,937 judicial officers.

02 Oct 2017 1:19 AM


Govt will help judiciary to reduce pendency of cases, PM assures CJI

He asked the people working on startups to bring about innovations to strengthen the judicial system.

02 Apr 2017 3:06 PM

2.81 crore cases pending in district courts, highest in UP, Maha

The SC has in reports suggested to increase the judicial manpower by at least seven times to overcome the crisis.

15 Jan 2017 9:55 AM