Tuesday, 17 May, 2022
TopicCJI Ramana

Topic: CJI Ramana

Concept of PIL has now turned into personal interest litigation, says CJI Ramana

Speaking at a joint conference of chief ministers and chief justices of high courts Saturday, Ramana said abiding by law and the Constitution is key to good governance.

Secret to judges’ big-hitting, ‘howzzat’ moments — snapshots from Bar vs Bench cricket match

Lawyers of Supreme Court Bar Association & a group of mostly SC judges took part in an annual friendly cricket match Sunday. ThePrint's Praveen Jain was there to catch the action.

In friendly Bar vs Bench showdown on cricket field, judges trounce lawyers by 72 runs

The friendly T-20 match between lawyers & judges is an annual event. In 2017, while inaugurating that year's match, Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar said it acted as 'stress-buster' for them.

CJI Ramana calls for creation of autonomous body to bring central agencies under one roof

Speaking at the 19th D.P. Kohli Memorial Lecture in Delhi, Ramana said such an organisation will end the 'multiplicity of proceedings'.

Arbitration best-suited dispute resolution mechanism for globalised world: CJI N V Ramana

Speaking at the global conference on “arbitration in the era of globalisation” in Dubai, he said both arbitration and judicial adjudication aim to serve the pursuit of justice.

‘Can we direct Putin to stop war?’ asks CJI Ramana on plea to evacuate Indians from Ukraine

The Supreme Court bench also said the Indian government was doing its best to bring home its citizens from Ukraine.

SC agrees to hear PIL on ‘hate speech’ made during Dharam Sansad in Haridwar

A bench headed by CJI Ramana took note of the submissions of advocate Kapil Sibal that no action has been taken against those who made alleged hate speeches despite registration of FIR.

‘News mixed with views is a dangerous cocktail’ — full text of CJI Ramana speech

Speaking at the 10th RedInk Awards for Excellence in Journalism, the Chief Justice of India says a healthy democracy could thrive only with a fearless and independent press.

76 lawyers ask CJI to take suo motu cognisance of ‘hate speeches’ at Delhi, Haridwar events

In a letter to CJI Ramana, the lawyers said the speeches delivered during the events were 'not mere hate speeches' but amounted to an 'open call for murder of an entire community'.

Judges appointing judges a propagated myth, says CJI Ramana

CJI also said that physical attacks on judicial officers are on rise & at times, there are concerted campaigns on social media against judges if parties don't get favourable order.

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Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.