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Dipak Misra

Former law minister Ram Jethmalani cremated at Lodhi Road crematorium

His son Mahesh Jethmalani, a senior advocate himself, lit the funeral pyre at 5:30 pm.

08 Sep 2019 7:31 PM

Two different voices in SC are dangerous: Attorney General Venugopal

Venugopal hailed as 'enlightened' the dissenting judgment given by top court judge Justice Indu Malhotra in the Sabarimala case.

10 Dec 2018 8:05 AM

SC was not moving in right path under CJI Dipak Misra: Justice Kurien Joseph

'My position has always been that media is one of two two watchdogs. We came out to create awareness that we have done our best,' he said.

02 Dec 2018 5:01 PM

'Individual can't be bereft of constitutional morality': Dipak Misra

Ex-CJI also made a strong plea for cultivating idea of tolerance, acceptance and respecting others' views.

05 Oct 2018 9:14 PM

Woman tries to set herself afire amid protests against Sabarimala verdict

On October 28, a five-judge constitution bench headed by Dipak Misra lifted the ban on entry of women of menstrual age into the shrine.

03 Oct 2018 8:43 AM


CJI Misra: A fearless judge who fought for women empowerment

Justice Misra said young lawyers were assets having potential to develop the jurisprudence.

02 Oct 2018 5:46 AM

'Justice must have human face', says outgoing CJI Dipak Misra

CJI Dipak Misra also said that young lawyers were assets having a potential to develop the jurisprudence.

01 Oct 2018 6:18 PM

CJI Dipak Misra exits today, leaves a rich legacy

Pathbreaking verdicts on Aadhaar, gay sex, adultery and Sabarimala to be remembered.

01 Oct 2018 4:58 AM

Adultery no more a criminal offence

Supreme Court strikes down Sec. 497 IPC as unconstitutional.

28 Sep 2018 12:58 AM

Husband not master of woman: SC strikes down Adultery law

'Any system treating women with indignity or discrimination invites wrath of the Constitution,' said SC.

27 Sep 2018 11:18 AM


Congress welcomes Supreme Court decision on Aadhaar

The Supreme Court has declared the Centre's flagship Aadhaar scheme constitutionally valid.

26 Sep 2018 12:11 PM

No review of order on SC/ST quota in job promotions: Supreme Court

Supreme Court concluded the Nagaraj judgement does not need to be referred to a larger bench of 7-judges.

26 Sep 2018 11:02 AM

No bar on legislators practising as lawyers

The bench noted that though legislators are public servants, their status is not of a full-time salaried employee.

26 Sep 2018 1:45 AM

Supreme Court to Parliament: Enact law to bar criminal netas

Parties, candidates required to disclose all criminal cases pending against candidates.

26 Sep 2018 1:15 AM

SC verdict on disqualification of lawmakers with criminal charges tomorrow

Presently, lawmakers are barred under Representation of Peoples Act from contesting elections only after their conviction in criminal case.

24 Sep 2018 9:02 PM


Supreme Court reserves verdict on 5 activists’ arrests in Bhima-Koregaon case

Varavara Rao, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Sudha Bharadwaj and Gautam Navlakha are under arrest at their respective homes since Aug 29.

20 Sep 2018 2:17 PM

Show one document to prove 5 activists involvement with Maoists: SC

The bench was hearing petitions filed by Dr Romila Thapar and others challenging the arrest of five activists.

19 Sep 2018 5:50 PM

Dowry law shouldn't be misused out of anger, vendetta: Supreme Court

SC's observation came on a verdict modifying its earlier order of stopping immediate arrests in cases registered under Section 498-A of IPC.

15 Sep 2018 5:22 PM

Ranjan Gogoi appointed as next chief justice, to take charge on October 3

Justice Gogoi will be Chief Justice till November 17, 2019. He will be administered the oath of office by President Ram Nath Kovind.

13 Sep 2018 7:37 PM

Everyone has right to die with dignity: Chief Justice of India on euthanasia

The Aruna Shanbaug case led to a change in euthanasia laws of the country.

10 Sep 2018 10:39 AM