Chief Justice of India
Justice Ramana took the oath at a brief ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Bobde said he was demitting office after 21 years as judge and it has been his richest experience in the top court and the camaraderie with brother judges has been wonderful.
According to a notification issued by the government, Justice Ramana would take over as the 48th CJI on April 24 after incumbent S A Bobde demits office a day before.
Bombay (High Court) also needs a new building... the Bombay building was constructed for seven judges. It is now housing more than 40.
CJI Bobde, who is set to retire on April 23, has sent the recommendation to the government and handed over a copy to Justice Ramana, the sources said.
SC bench asked the accused “Are you willing to marry her?” “If you are willing to marry her then we can consider it, otherwise you will go to jail,” observed the bench while hearing the bail plea of the rape accused
A three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Sharad Arvind Bobde, is hearing a batch of petitions, including those filed by DMK MP Tiruchi Siva, RJD MP Manoj K Jha, against the constitutional validity
A bench headed by the Chief Justice said, 'This is too important a matter to be adjourned so many times. The respondent occupies an unique office. He is the PM of India'
AIBA urges CJI to initiate contempt of court action against Jaganmohan Reddy
BCI Chairman Senior Advocate Manan Mishra stated that Andhra Chief Minister, by making his letter public, has adopted the tactics to pressurise the Judge and scandalise the Institution.
AP CM alleged that some judges of the Andhra Pradesh High Court were overstepping the judicial limits in condemning the actions of the Andhra Pradesh government
“There are many mistakes in the question papers and answer key. For the first time, only 3 per cent students have crossed the 50 per cent marks of total 150 marks.”
In gravest of grave violation of the victim's human rights, her family was locked up in their home and her body forcibly taken to village fields at 2 am (on Wednesday) and cremated by police, alleged Swati Maliwal
The Supreme Court had earlier this month held Bhushan guilty of contempt of court over his tweets and reserved its order on the quantum of punishment. The apex court is scheduled to pronounce the sentence on Monday.
While declining to entertain the plea, the top court said the petition could be considered as a representation to the government.
The lawyers' body said now that restrictions are likely to continue after the first phase of coronavirus lockdown ends on April 14, the CJI and the companion judges should take more proactive steps to mitigate the distress of litigants. It also urged the judges to take measures to gradually restore the full functioning of the top court.
Congress staged a walkout from the Rajya Sabha over Gogoi's membership to the House.
"We consider it appropriate for the petitioner to approach the jurisdictional High Court."