Articles about Chief Justice of India

From September 27, SC to livestream all constitutional bench proceedings
From September 27, SC to livestream all constitutional bench proceedings

The Supreme Court (SC) has decided to live-stream all constitution bench proceedings beginning September 27, according to Hindustan Times.

Justice Lalit takes oath as 49th Chief Justice of India

27 Aug 2022

UU Lalit
Justice Lalit takes oath as 49th Chief Justice of India

Justice UU Lalit was on Saturday sworn in as the 49th Chief Justice of India (CJI).

Bilkis Bano case: NHRC to discuss convicts' release on Monday

21 Aug 2022

Gujarat
Bilkis Bano case: NHRC to discuss convicts' release on Monday

A weak after the release of 11 convicts sentenced to life imprisonment in the Bilkis Bano gang rape case, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is set to bring up the subject for "discussion" on Monday, The Sunday Express reported.

Justice Uday Umesh Lalit appointed 49th Chief Justice of India

10 Aug 2022

NV Ramana
Justice Uday Umesh Lalit appointed 49th Chief Justice of India

Justice Uday Umesh Lalit has been appointed as the 49th Chief Justice of India (CJI).

NV Ramana recommends Justice Lalit as India's next chief justice

04 Aug 2022

NV Ramana
NV Ramana recommends Justice Lalit as India's next chief justice

India is likely to get its only second Chief Justice (CJI) directly from the Bar nearly a month from now.

SC Collegium holds rare 75-minute meeting, mulls over next CJI
SC Collegium holds rare 75-minute meeting, mulls over next CJI

India will likely have its new Chief Justice (CJI) nearly a month from now.

CJI Ramana's 'Lakshman Rekha' jibe at meet with PM, CMs

30 Apr 2022

Narendra Modi
CJI Ramana's 'Lakshman Rekha' jibe at meet with PM, CMs

Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana on Saturday said that one must be mindful of the "Lakshman Rekha" (ethical limits) while performing their duties.

CJI Ramana, sharing stage with Law Minister, criticizes judicial infrastructure

23 Oct 2021

India
CJI Ramana, sharing stage with Law Minister, criticizes judicial infrastructure

Chief Justice of India NV Ramana on Saturday raised concerns about the judicial infrastructure in India.

We need 50% reservation for women in judiciary: CJI Ramana

26 Sep 2021

India
We need 50% reservation for women in judiciary: CJI Ramana

Chief Justice of India NV Ramana on Sunday said that women are entitled to a 50% reservation in the judiciary, calling it their right.

Will pass order without Centre's affidavit: SC reserves Pegasus judgment
Will pass order without Centre's affidavit: SC reserves Pegasus judgment

The Supreme Court Monday reserved interim orders on a batch of petitions in the Pegasus surveillance case.

Nine new judges administered oath of office by CJI
Nine new judges administered oath of office by CJI

Nine new judges, including three women, were on Tuesday administered oath of office as judges of the Supreme Court, taking its strength to 33.

'Sorry state of affairs,' says CJI Ramana on Parliamentary debates
'Sorry state of affairs,' says CJI Ramana on Parliamentary debates

Chief Justice of India NV Ramana on Sunday lamented the poor quality of lawmaking and Parliamentary debates in the country.

CJI terms sedition law 'colonial'; asks Centre about its necessity
CJI terms sedition law 'colonial'; asks Centre about its necessity

The Supreme Court on Thursday expressed concern about the rampant misuse of India's sedition law, Indian Penal Code 124(A).

CJI cites 'rule of law'; Centre's CBI chief picks dropped
CJI cites 'rule of law'; Centre's CBI chief picks dropped

Two of the Centre's top picks for the post of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director were reportedly dropped as Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana cited a rule of law pertaining to their retirement.

Actively considering live-streaming Supreme Court proceedings: CJI NV Ramana
Actively considering live-streaming Supreme Court proceedings: CJI NV Ramana

Chief Justice of India NV Ramana on Thursday said that he was actively considering a proposal to start live-streaming the proceedings of the Supreme Court.

Justice NV Ramana sworn in as Chief Justice of India
Justice NV Ramana sworn in as Chief Justice of India

Justice NV Ramana was sworn in as the 48th Chief Justice of India (CJI) this morning.

Leaving with satisfaction, I did my best: CJI Bobde
Leaving with satisfaction, I did my best: CJI Bobde

Outgoing Chief Justice of India (CJI) Sharad Arvind Bobde on Friday said that he was leaving the Supreme Court with happiness, goodwill, and very fond memories, and the satisfaction of having done his best.

Justice NV Ramana appointed Chief Justice of India by President
Justice NV Ramana appointed Chief Justice of India by President

Justice NV Ramana has been appointed as the next Chief Justice of India (CJI) by President Ram Nath Kovind.

Landmark judgments of NV Ramana, recommended to be next CJI
Landmark judgments of NV Ramana, recommended to be next CJI

Chief Justice of India SA Bobde on Wednesday recommended Justice NV Ramana as his successor after he retires.

Completely misreported, says CJI Bobde on 'marry rape victim' remark

08 Mar 2021

Sharad Arvind Bobde
Completely misreported, says CJI Bobde on 'marry rape victim' remark

Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde on Monday defended his controversial remarks made at a hearing of a rape case last week.

Attempts to destabilize Andhra Pradesh government: CM Reddy to CJI
Attempts to destabilize Andhra Pradesh government: CM Reddy to CJI

In a rare letter to the Chief Justice of India, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy has accused Justice NV Ramana of the Supreme Court of conspiring against his state government.

CJI Bobde, top judges, being monitored by Chinese firm: Report

15 Sep 2020

Chhattisgarh
CJI Bobde, top judges, being monitored by Chinese firm: Report

A Chinese firm is reportedly keeping a close watch on 30 Indian judges, including the Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde.

CJI Bodbe snapped astride a limited-edition Harley-Davidson; photos go viral

29 Jun 2020

India
CJI Bodbe snapped astride a limited-edition Harley-Davidson; photos go viral

Pictures of Chief Justice of India (CJI) Sharad Bobde astride a Harley-Davidson Limited Edition CVO 2020 have gone viral on the social media.

Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde sworn in as 47th CJI

18 Nov 2019

India
Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde sworn in as 47th CJI

On Monday, Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde took oath as the 47th Chief Justice of India.

CJI Gogoi retires: Here's a look at his eventful tenure

17 Nov 2019

India
CJI Gogoi retires: Here's a look at his eventful tenure

Justice Ranjan Gogoi retired on Sunday as the Chief Justice of India. Punctuated by a series of landmark judgments, Gogoi's 13-month tenure was as consequential, as it was controversial.

Chief Justice of India comes under RTI Act: Supreme Court
Chief Justice of India comes under RTI Act: Supreme Court

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court observed that the office of Chief Justice of India is a public authority and hence falls under the purview of the transparency law, Right to Information Act (RTI).

Justice Bobde will take oath as next CJI in November

29 Oct 2019

India
Justice Bobde will take oath as next CJI in November

On Tuesday, President Ram Nath Kovind approved a warrant appointing Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde as the next Chief Justice of India.

CBI works well when dealing with apolitical cases: CJI Gogoi

14 Aug 2019

India
CBI works well when dealing with apolitical cases: CJI Gogoi

Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Tuesday said the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) should be free from administrative control.

CJI sexual-harassment case: Complainant's husband, brother-in-law get their jobs back

20 Jun 2019

India
CJI sexual-harassment case: Complainant's husband, brother-in-law get their jobs back

In a recent development, the husband and brother-in-law of the woman, who accused Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi of sexual harassment, got their jobs back.

SC panel gives clean chit to CJI in sexual-harassment case

06 May 2019

India
SC panel gives clean chit to CJI in sexual-harassment case

The Supreme Court in-house committee, which was probing a case of sexual harassment against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, submitted its report today, giving the CJI a clean chit.

Everything wrong with CJI Ranjan Gogoi sexual harassment case

05 May 2019

India
Everything wrong with CJI Ranjan Gogoi sexual harassment case

The Supreme Court of India has become the center of controversy ever since a former employee of the apex court leveled allegations of sexual harassment against the Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi.

Chowkidar chor hai: Rahul tells SC he regrets his comments
Chowkidar chor hai: Rahul tells SC he regrets his comments

In what is sure to be used by BJP this election season, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday said he regretted the comments he made on Rafale, which he attributed to the Supreme Court.

Petition in SC challenges Madras HC order to ban TikTok
Petition in SC challenges Madras HC order to ban TikTok

A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court against the Madras High Court's interim order calling for a ban on downloading the famous media app, TikTok.

#AyodhyaDispute: SC reserves orders to refer Ayodhya case to mediator
#AyodhyaDispute: SC reserves orders to refer Ayodhya case to mediator

The Supreme Court has begun the crucial hearing on the decades-old Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid Ayodhya land dispute case, days after suggesting "mediation" to resolve the issue.

Man impersonates CJI Ranjan Gogoi, calls two HC judges

18 Feb 2019

India
Man impersonates CJI Ranjan Gogoi, calls two HC judges

In a worrisome news, an unidentified man made calls to two High Court judges impersonating as the Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi, recently.

#AyodhyaDispute: CJI Gogoi reconstitutes Ayodhya bench; hearing on 29 January

25 Jan 2019

India
#AyodhyaDispute: CJI Gogoi reconstitutes Ayodhya bench; hearing on 29 January

The Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi, has reconstituted the bench hearing the politically sensitive Ayodhya case by inducting Justices Ashok Bhushan and Abdul Nazeer.

SC's 5-judge Constitution Bench to hear #AyodhyaCase on 10 January

08 Jan 2019

India
SC's 5-judge Constitution Bench to hear #AyodhyaCase on 10 January

Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi, has set up a five-judge Constitution Bench to hear the Ayodhya land dispute case from 10 January.

SC to hear PIL questioning #AyodhyaVerdict delay on 4 January

24 Dec 2018

India
SC to hear PIL questioning #AyodhyaVerdict delay on 4 January

The Supreme Court on Monday has reportedly agreed to hear on 4 January a PIL questioning the delay in judgment on the Ayodhya Ram Mandir issue.

You can't dismiss petitions in haste, Attorney General tells CJI
You can't dismiss petitions in haste, Attorney General tells CJI

Attorney General KK Venugopal, on Monday, told Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi that it wasn't appropriate for the bench to dismiss petitions without a proper hearing, Live Law reports.

#AyodhyaRamMandir: 'Hindus losing patience, anything can happen,' says BJP Minister
#AyodhyaRamMandir: 'Hindus losing patience, anything can happen,' says BJP Minister

Demanding a law for the construction of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Union Minister Giriraj Singh warned that Hindus are now losing patience.