Friday, 7 October, 2022
TopicJustice Ranjan Gogoi

Topic: Justice Ranjan Gogoi

‘Was a mistake’: Ex-CJI Gogoi on being on bench hearing sexual harassment case against him

Rajya Sabha MP and former CJI Ranjan Gogoi says by accepting to be probed he had 'put his neck and given Justice S.A. Bobde the noose for hanging'.

Supreme Court dismisses petition filed by the wife of arrested former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt

The petition challenged his arrest in a 22-year-old case of alleged planting of drugs to arrest an advocate.

Supreme Court refuses to stop deportation of 7 Rohingya Muslims

The move comes after a Rohingya refugee sought to restrain the Central govt from deporting the refugees who completed their jail term in Assam.

After hectic week with big judgments, it was a subdued last day in SC for CJI Dipak Misra

CJI Dipak Misra, who retires on 2 October, saw a controversial tenure with allegations of corruption and threat of impeachment motion

Ranjan Gogoi appointed as new Chief Justice of India, to assume office on 3 October

Earlier this month, Justice Dipak Misra had recommended Justice Gogoi as his successor.

From St. Stephen’s to Supreme Court, India’s next CJI has never minced his words

Ranjan Gogoi’s tenure as CJI will be crucial in terms of restoring credibility of judiciary that was dented after the open rift among senior judges.

Supreme Court orders re-verification of 10% people named in Assam NRC draft list

The re-verification process will be a 'sample survey' for the satisfaction of the top court whose schedule would be decided later. 

Guwahati advocate asks CJI Misra why Justice Gogoi, an Assamese, is hearing NRC case

The advocate has written to the CJI, saying Gogoi’s on the bench would "create doubts in the minds of other ethnicities".

Supreme Court restrains NRC coordinator & registrar general from talking to media

The bench warns the two officials that it could have sent them to jail for contempt.

Supersessions have been disastrous for country, Fali’s warning to Centre over CJI appointment

Eminent jurist urges government to stick with convention of appointing senior-most judge

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RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat addresses a Vijayadashami function in Nagpur Wednesday | PTI

Mohan Bhagwat’s caution on population ‘imbalance’ must go beyond statistics, vote-bank politics

The RSS chief has highlighted the need for consensus on population control and to consider Uniform Civil Code as a contributory aspect of achieving population balance.
Falguni Nayar, Nykaa's founder & CEO, and Sima Ganwani Ved, Apparel Group's founder & chairwoman, pose for a picture during a strategic alliance announcement in Mumbai, on 6 October 2022 | Reuters

Nykaa forge ties with Dubai’s Apparel Group to expand business in Gulf countries

Falguni Nayar, the online retailer founder and CEO, said the two companies would together build a multi-brand beauty retail business with Nykaa holding a 55% stake of the entity.


Rescue operation underway after an army aviation Cheetah helicopter flying in the forward area near Tawang crashed during a routine sortie Wednesday | ANI

Multiple military & civilian chopper crashes in past years highlight a disturbing trend for India

An Indian Army Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed Wednesday. Several such crashes over past few yrs have jolted the military. Non-military sphere, too, has encountered many crashes.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.