Tuesday, 20 November, 2018

Topic: Judiciary

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Respected judges & ministers, policing Netflix won’t make us sanskari

It is as if our courts and govt, having rid the society of all other evils, have taken up the onerous task of cleansing it.
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What happens when corruption scandals hit the Supreme Court? Nothing

Indian courts deal with corruption charges against its judges in two ways: Transfers or looking away
Supreme Court gets three more judges | Manisha Mondal, ThePrint

Supreme Court to hear plea questioning Modi govt delays in appointing judges

Supreme Court’s move came on a plea that cited several instances when Modi govt has inexplicably sat on collegium recommendations for several months.
Supreme Court | Manisha Mondal/ThePrint

Supreme Court merely sniffing secret envelopes to see if there’s a scam in Rafale deal

Opposition has already approached the CVC and the CAG on Rafale deal.
File image of Justice Akil Kureshi | YouTube

Gujarat HC lawyers strike work over transfer of judge who ruled against Modi govt, Shah

Gujarat High Court lawyers allege Justice Akil Kureshi was being transferred to Bombay High Court because Modi govt 'disliked him'.
Fireworks being burst during Diwali | Allison Joyce/Getty Images

Firecracker order shows in post-PIL India, Supreme Court has no time for fact-checks

Delhi pollution ruling shows it is time for courts to retreat in order to truly uphold a citizen’s right to clean air.
Former editor of Tehelka, Tarun Tejpal |STR/AFP/Getty Images

Tarun Tejpal’s gaming of legal system shows why #MeToo doesn’t believe in due process

Five years after Tejpal was booked, he manages to keep stalling the case. No wonder women are disillusioned with the due process.
A view of the Supreme Court India | PTI

Indian courts need MBAs and not Chief Justice to deal with pendency

The blame for pendency lies at the judiciary’s doorstep.
Supreme Court

Cricket, coal, South Delhi: Economic mess that India’s courts created

With 3 crore cases pending, courts shouldn’t spend time on topics outside their purview.
Supreme Court of India

Public institutions: What India and US can learn from each other

India and US can equally learn from each other on what not to do when it comes to upholding democratic institutions.
amritsar attack

Do Amritsar & Kashmir violence signal internal security crisis like ‘90s under Ajit Doval?

Three people were killed in a grenade attack at a Nirankari prayer hall in Amritsar Sunday. The same day, a terrorist attack at a CRPF camp in Jammu and Kashmir...