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Justice NV Ramana

Lakhimpur Kheri: SC Says 'Not Satisfied' With Steps Taken By UP Govt

Oct 08, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

A three-judge bench headed by CJI NV Ramana also questioned the government over not arresting the accused against whom FIR has been lodged in connection with the violence.

India Suffering Due To Colonial Era Laws From Last 70 Years, It Needs A Relook: SC Judge

Sep 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Supreme Court Judge P S Narasimha said large number of laws and interpretations from last 70 years need a relook.

Strongly Recommend 50% Reservation In Judiciary For Women Lawyers: CJI

Chief Justice of India N V Ramana exhorted upon women lawyers that reservation is a ‘matter of right, and not a matter a charity’ to them.

CJI Slams Centre For Delay In Tribunal Appointments, Says Litigants Can't Be Left In Lurch

Sep 15, 2021

While observing that "Cherry-Picking" was done in Tribunal appointments, the Supreme Court pulled up centre after it also missed the deadline for appointments. Important tribunals in the country are facing a shortage of presiding officers, judicial and technical members.

Pegasus Row: Centre Tells SC Matter Is Not For 'Public Discussion', Refuses To File Detailed Affidavit

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said that a committee of domain experts will be constituted and its report would be made available to the Supreme Court.

13 September, 2021

SC Collegium Approves Names Of Three New Judges For Gauhati HC

Outlook Web Desk

Justices Soumitra Saikia, Parthivjyoti Saikia and S Hukato Swu would get permanent appointments.

11 September, 2021

Disqualifying PM Indira Gandhi In 1975 Was Judgement Of Great Courage: CJI

Outlook Web Desk

Following the Allahabad High Court Verdict in 1975, Emergency was imposed in the country.

31 August, 2021

Nine New SC Judges Including Three Women Take Oath, Make History

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Chief Justice of India N V Ramana administered the oath of office to the new judges in a swearing-in ceremony

19 August, 2021

Finally, Supreme Court Could Have All 33 Judges; Three Of Them Women

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

The Collegium has recommended elevation of three women judges to the apex judiciary, including that of Justice B.V. Nagarathna, who could, even if just for a month, become the country’s first woman CJI in 2027 if the Centre clears her appointment.

18 August, 2021

Extremely Upset With Media Reports Speculating Collegium Recommendations: CJI Ramana

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CJI Ramana said the process of judges' appointment is 'sacrosanct and has dignity attached to it'

15 August, 2021

Lack Of Debate A 'Sorry State Of Affairs': CJI On I-Day

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Speaking at an event organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association to mark 75 years of independence, NV Ramana said that the absence of quality debate leaves many aspects of laws unclear and increases the burden on courts.

08 August, 2021

Threat To Human Rights Highest In Police Stations, Even Privileged Not Spared: CJI

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Chief Justice of India N V Ramana said custodial torture and other police atrocities still prevail in India and batted for a nationwide effort for the 'sensitisation of police officers'.

01 August, 2021

Pegasus Probe: SC To Hear Petitions By Senior Journalists, Politicians Next Week

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A two-judge bench consisting of Chief Justice NV Ramana and Justice Surya Kant will be hearing the petitions by senior journalists N Ram, Sashi Kumar, and politician John Brittas.

29 July, 2021

Watch: Jharkhand Judge's Horrific Daylight Murder Caught On Tape

Outlook Web Desk

Additional District Judge Uttam Anand was killed on Wednesday during his morning walk after being hit by a rogue autorickshaw near the district court in Dhanbad.

17 July, 2021

Chief Justice Considering Live Streaming Of Supreme Court Proceedings

Outlook Web Bureau

High time for de-mystifying justice delivery system, says CJI on live streaming of court proceedings

15 July, 2021

Why Not Repeal Colonial Sedition Law Used Against Gandhi, SC Asks Centre

Outlook Web Bureau

Asking if India still needed the colonial-era law, Chief Justice of India NV Ramana sought a Centre on pleas including the one filed by the Editors Guild of India challenging the validity of the provision.

13 May, 2021

‘Actively’ Considering Live Telecast Of SC Proceedings: CJI Ramana

Outlook Web Bureau

A former journalist, Chief Justice Ramana said during the launch of an application for granting access of virtual proceedings of the Supreme Court to media persons.

24 April, 2021

Justice NV Ramana Takes Oath As 48th Chief Justice Of India

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Justice NV Ramana was sworn in by President Ram Nath Kovind in Rashtrapati Bhawan, earlier today

Photo Gallery

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Governor of Uttarakhand, Lt General Gurmit Singh (Retd) in New Delhi.

PTI Photo

Surya Kiran fighters of Indian Air Force flypast over the city as part of the celebrations of the golden jubilee of victory over Pakistan during Bangladesh war in 1971, in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Shashank Parade

Farmers block railway tracks as part of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha's 'Rail Roko' protest demanding the dismissal and arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra in connection with the Oct. 3 violence in Lakhimpur Kheri, in...

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, right, and his wife Kyoko Jaishankar sign a guestbook during a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem.

AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo

Policemen carry an activist of Congress party's youth wing during a protest against recent killings of civilians in Kashmir, in New Delhi.

AP Photo/Manish Swarup

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This Election Season In UP, Lakhimpur Kheri Is The New Political Battlefield

The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.


The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.

Vikas Pathak
The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together


Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s

Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.

Naseer Ganai
Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s


Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu