Articles about NV Ramana

SC judge MR Shah suffers heart attack, airlifted to Delhi

16 Jun 2022

India
SC judge MR Shah suffers heart attack, airlifted to Delhi

Supreme Court Judge Justice MR Shah on Thursday suffered a heart attack in Himachal Pradesh.

2019 Hyderabad Disha case accused encounter 'fake,' says SC panel

20 May 2022

India
2019 Hyderabad Disha case accused encounter 'fake,' says SC panel

In a startling revelation, a Supreme Court-appointed commission on Friday declared the police encounter of the accused in the 2019 Disha gang-rape and murder in Hyderabad as "fake."

Pegasus row: SC grants probe panel time till June 20

20 May 2022

India
Pegasus row: SC grants probe panel time till June 20

The Supreme Court on Friday granted the probe panel time till June 20 to conclude the investigation and submit a report on claims that the Pegasus spyware was used to target journalists, activists, and politicians.

Sedition: Supreme Court's historic judgment puts law on hold

11 May 2022

India
Sedition: Supreme Court's historic judgment puts law on hold

In a historic decision, the Supreme Court on Wednesday put a stay on exercising the sedition law.

Sedition law: 'What about pending cases?' SC asks Centre

10 May 2022

India
Sedition law: 'What about pending cases?' SC asks Centre

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought a response from the Centre on whether filing sedition cases in the future would be suspended until it reexamines IPC Section 124A.

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

30 Apr 2022

India
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.

Justice Pushpa Ganediwala, who gave controversial 'skin-to-skin contact' verdict, resigns

11 Feb 2022

India
Justice Pushpa Ganediwala, who gave controversial 'skin-to-skin contact' verdict, resigns

Justice Pushpa V Ganediwala, additional judge of the Bombay High Court, resigned on Thursday after she was denied elevation as a permanent judge.

Supreme Court appoints panel to probe PM Modi's security breach

10 Jan 2022

India
Supreme Court appoints panel to probe PM Modi's security breach

The Supreme Court of India on Monday ordered the formation of a high-level committee to investigate an alleged breach of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's security in Punjab last week.

SC orders protection of records in Modi's security breach case

07 Jan 2022

India
SC orders protection of records in Modi's security breach case

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered the protection of all travel records pertaining to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit to Punjab which was affected by an alleged security breach.

SC denies relief to journalist for defamatory article against lawyer

17 Dec 2021

India
SC denies relief to journalist for defamatory article against lawyer

The Supreme Court Friday refused to grant relief to a journalist convicted in 2015 for writing defamatory articles against a lawyer.

Pollution: Supreme Court asks panel to decide on relaxing curbs

10 Dec 2021

India
Pollution: Supreme Court asks panel to decide on relaxing curbs

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) to take a decision on relaxing restrictions imposed over the air pollution crisis in Delhi.

Ex-Punjab and Haryana HC judge appointed to monitor Lakhimpur probe

17 Nov 2021

India
Ex-Punjab and Haryana HC judge appointed to monitor Lakhimpur probe

The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed Justice (retired) Rakesh Kumar Jain to oversee the ongoing probe into the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case.

SC proposes appointment of retired judge in Lakhimpur case probe

08 Nov 2021

India
SC proposes appointment of retired judge in Lakhimpur case probe

The Supreme Court of India has once again questioned the handling of the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case where eight people had died.

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.

Supreme Court: CJI-led bench to hear Lakhimpur Kheri matter today

07 Oct 2021

India
Supreme Court: CJI-led bench to hear Lakhimpur Kheri matter today

The Supreme Court will hear a matter pertaining to the violence in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri on Thursday.

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.

Centre 'cherry-picking' candidates for tribunal appointments; SC warns contempt proceedings

15 Sep 2021

India
Centre 'cherry-picking' candidates for tribunal appointments; SC warns contempt proceedings

The Supreme Court Wednesday came down heavily on the Centre for "cherry-picking" appointments from its tribunal waitlist rather than appointing persons recommended by the Search and Selection Committees (SCSCs).

Nine new judges administered oath of office by CJI

31 Aug 2021

India
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.

Pegasus: SC refuses stay on West Bengal government's inquiry panel

18 Aug 2021

India
Pegasus: SC refuses stay on West Bengal government's inquiry panel

The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused a stay on the notification issued by the West Bengal government regarding the constitution of an inquiry commission to probe the alleged Pegasus snooping scandal.

India could get its first woman CJI in 2027

18 Aug 2021

India
India could get its first woman CJI in 2027

India is likely to get its first woman Chief Justice (CJI) around six years from now.

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

15 Aug 2021

India
'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.

Pegasus: Supreme Court asks petitioners to avoid social media debates

10 Aug 2021

India
Pegasus: Supreme Court asks petitioners to avoid social media debates

The Supreme Court of India today asked those seeking a probe into the Pegasus scandal to avoid participating in "parallel debates" on social media.

After CJI's rebuke, CBI makes arrests over posts against judges

08 Aug 2021

India
After CJI's rebuke, CBI makes arrests over posts against judges

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said it has made two more arrests over alleged defamatory posts against Andhra Pradesh High Court judges, taking the total number of arrests in this case to five.

Supreme Court pulls up CBI over Jharkhand judge's death case

06 Aug 2021

India
Supreme Court pulls up CBI over Jharkhand judge's death case

The Supreme Court of India on Friday issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the alleged murder of a Jharkhand judge.

CJI Ramana refuses to hear Krishna river dispute, cites belongingness

02 Aug 2021

India
CJI Ramana refuses to hear Krishna river dispute, cites belongingness

Chief Justice of India NV Ramana on Monday said that he does not want to hear the dispute between Andhra Pradesh and Telangana over the sharing of Krishna river waters as he "belongs to both states."

SC to hear plea seeking probe into Pegasus next week

30 Jul 2021

India
SC to hear plea seeking probe into Pegasus next week

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear the petition filed by journalists N Ram and Sashi Kumar seeking a probe into the Pegasus snooping scandal.

Jharkhand judge's hit-and-run 'accident' reaches SC as CCTV suggests murder

29 Jul 2021

India
Jharkhand judge's hit-and-run 'accident' reaches SC as CCTV suggests murder

After CCTV footage indicated foul play in the "accident" that claimed the life of Judge Uttam Anand in Jharkhand, a lawyer on Thursday took up the incident before Supreme Court demanding a Central Bureau of Investigation probe.

Supreme Court orders release of activist, arrested over Facebook posts

19 Jul 2021

India
Supreme Court orders release of activist, arrested over Facebook posts

The Supreme Court of India today ordered the release of Erendro Leichombam, a 37-year-old political activist arrested for sedition over some Facebook posts earlier this year.

Farmers protest in Haryana against sedition case amid high alert

17 Jul 2021

India
Farmers protest in Haryana against sedition case amid high alert

Hundreds of farmers knocked down police barricades during their protest in Haryana's Sirsa district this afternoon against a sedition case and arrests made in connection to that.

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

15 Jul 2021

India
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

25 May 2021

India
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

13 May 2021

India
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

24 Apr 2021

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.

Justice NV Ramana appointed Chief Justice of India by President

06 Apr 2021

India
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

24 Mar 2021

India
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.

CJI SA Bobde recommends Justice NV Ramana as his successor

24 Mar 2021

India
CJI SA Bobde recommends Justice NV Ramana as his successor

The Chief Justice of India, SA Bobde, has recommended Justice NV Ramana as his successor, reports said on Wednesday. If confirmed, Justice Ramana will become the 48th Chief Justice of India.

Attempts to destabilize Andhra Pradesh government: CM Reddy to CJI

11 Oct 2020

India
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.

Smriti Irani claims domestic violence didn't increase during lockdown

08 Jun 2020

India
Smriti Irani claims domestic violence didn't increase during lockdown

Locked down India became disastrous for some women, who had to share the same roof with their abusers round the clock. Several reports suggested that domestic violence saw a spike after March when restrictions were enforced to contain coronavirus' spread.

Nirbhaya: Convicts to be hanged tomorrow, Delhi Court rejects petitions

19 Mar 2020

India
Nirbhaya: Convicts to be hanged tomorrow, Delhi Court rejects petitions

A day ahead of the execution of the four death-row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case, the Supreme Court rejected the curative petition of convict Pawan Gupta (25).

Petitions challenging Article 370 won't be referred to larger bench

02 Mar 2020

India
Petitions challenging Article 370 won't be referred to larger bench

The pleas challenging the government's decision to abrogate Article 370 won't be referred to a seven-judge bench, Supreme Court said on Monday.