Wednesday, 25 May, 2022
TopicArun Mishra

Topic: Arun Mishra

Justice Arun Mishra shouldn’t have heard contempt case, Bhushan says in review plea in SC

Prashant Bhushan has cited 12 grounds to object to his 14 August conviction in a contempt case over two tweets that raised questions about the current and four former CJIs.

India needs SC-ST sub-quota. And the Supreme Court just removed one key roadblock

It took the Supreme Court 10 years to say that an unjust order on sub-quotas needed a rethink. And then another six years for a Justice Arun Mishra-led bench to say the court may have been wrong.

Justice Arun Mishra’s last judgment gives directions on how to preserve Ujjain Shivalingam

SC bench passes directions in a case related to the prevention of erosion of the Shivalingam at Shri Mahakaleshwar Temple in Ujjain.

What is an apology? Prashant Bhushan’s contempt case reveals true meaning of the word

A true apology emanates from within, without any demand for it. That is not what was happening in the Supreme Court in the Prashant Bhushan case.

PM Modi is versatile genius, internationally acclaimed visionary: Justice Arun Mishra

Speaking at the International Judicial Conference 2020, Arun Mishra said masses were being left out by Globalization and that it needs to be stopped before it becomes lethal. 

Not just Arun Mishra, these 6 SC judges have also lost their cool in court in recent years

Tempers fray when the bar & bench interact daily on various issues, but an unsaid rule discourages emotional outbursts. 

Collegium picks brother of SC judge Arun Mishra for Madhya Pradesh HC

Younger brother of SC judge Arun Mishra is Vishal Mishra. Collegium resolution says CM and Governor of Madhya Pradesh concurred with the recommendation.

Big integrity test for Supreme Court collegium – appointing judge’s brother to high court

Justice Arun Mishra won’t be in the room when his brother Vishal’s name comes up, but the case will still test the so-called ‘uncle judge syndrome’.

If SC declares its 2014 land acquisition judgment ‘careless’, other cases will be reopened

Judges have asked CJI for an appropriate bench to decide if a three-judge bench can overturn a previous judgment by a bench of similar strength.

Fresh row in top court as CJI roped in to resolve conflict between 2 benches

A bench led by Justice Arun Mishra has asked CJI if court can declare a ruling of equal bench strength invalid after invalidating one such ruling.

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US President Joe Biden speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on 16 August 2021. Biden defended his decision to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan | Samuel Corum | Bloomberg

US blames failure to shut Pakistan border for Afghan defeat. India, please take note

The US could have used its coercive resources to compel Pakistan to shut down the Taliban’s transborder sanctuaries. It chose not to—costing its victory.
Vendors at a store selling edible oils at Begum Bazaar in Hyderabad, India| Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Modi govt to allow duty-free import of soybean, sunflower oil, cool surging prices

The government will permit purchases of 2 million tons each of the two vegetable oils per annum this fiscal year and the next, according to a notification by the finance ministry.


Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, Australia's Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and US President Joe Biden at the Quad Summit, in Tokyo, Tuesday | ANI

Quad action against ‘illegal fishing’ may also target China’s Indo-Pacific ‘political activities’

Indo-Pacific Partnership for Maritime Domain Awareness will use advanced & integrated satellite imagery & technology to combat illegal fishing & 'dubious operations' of Chinese maritime militia.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.