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

Apr 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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

Leaving With Satisfaction, I Did My Best: CJI SA Bobde

Apr 23, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Justice Bobde, who decided several key cases during his tenure including the historic Ayodhya verdict, was administered oath as the 47th CJI in November 2019 and is retiring today.

No Lockdown In Lucknow, 4 Other Cities In UP: Supreme Court

Five cities in Uttar Pradesh — Prayagraj, Lucknow, Varanasi, Kanpur Nagar and Gorakhpur — have been placed under curbs till April 26 to arrest the spread of the Covid-19.

SC Restrains Centre From Deporting Rohingyas Detained In Jammu To Myanmar

Apr 08, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde was hearing a plea seeking immediate release of detained Rohingya refugees in Jammu.

Justice NV Ramana Appointed Next Chief Justice Of India

Justice NV Ramana was recommended by the outgoing CJI SA Bobde as his successor.

26 March, 2021

Supreme Court Upholds Tata Sons' Decision To Sack Cyrus Mistry As Chairman


A bench of Chief Justice SA Bobde and Justices AS Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian said it is allowing the appeals filed by Tata Group.

24 March, 2021

CJI Bobde Recommends Justice N V Ramana As His Successor

Outlook Web Bureau

Chief Justice Bobde is set to retire on April 23.

08 March, 2021

Remarks Misreported, Never Asked Rapist To Marry Survivor: CJI Bobde Clarifies

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'Even in that hearing, we never gave a suggestion that you should marry. We had asked, are you going to marry,' CJI Bobde said

16 February, 2021

SC Dismisses Plea Seeking Return Of MPLAD Funds Donated To PM CARES Fund

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The plea sought a suitable direction to the centre to return the entire donated amount in the bank account in which MPLADS funds are transferred every year.

04 January, 2021

Why Are You Not Holding Elections? Chief Justice Sharad Bobde Asks All India Football Federation

Soumitra Bose

AIFF hearing in Supreme Court put off by a week after Solicitor General of India Tushar Mehta, appearing for sports ministry, wanted an adjournment

15 December, 2020

Maharashtra Govt Allocates Rs 1.77 Crore To Beef Up Security At CJI’s Nagpur Residence


The provision has been made in the supplementary demands of the law and judiciary department tabled in the state legislature on Monday.

09 December, 2020

CJI's Mother Mukta Bobde Duped To The Tune Of Rs 2.5 Crore: Police


Mukta Bobde was allegedly duped by a caretaker looking after the family's property in Nagpur, police said.

02 December, 2020

'Shocking Findings' In Probe Against Journalist Siddique Kappan, UP Govt Tells SC


'Investigation conducted so far has found some shocking findings,' Solicitor General Tushar Mehta tells the bench.

30 November, 2020

BCCI Matter Not Listed Despite Supreme Court Order; Breather For Sourav Ganguly, Jay Shah?

Soumitra Bose

Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah have been continuing as BCCI office bearers in spite of their terms ending earlier this year

08 November, 2020

AG Again Declines Request To Initiate Contempt Proceeding Against CM Reddy


Taking the consent of the law officer is a condition precedent for initiating criminal contempt against a person.

07 November, 2020

Regret ‘Error’: Prashant Bhushan On His Tweet On CJI


In a tweet last month, Prashant Bhushan was critical of the CJI being provided a special helicopter by the MP government.

06 November, 2020

SC Breather For Arnab Goswami In Maha Assembly Breach Of Privilege Case

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The Supreme Court summons Maharashtra Assembly secretary for allegedly intimidating Arnab Goswami.

27 October, 2020

Allahabad HC To Monitor CBI Probe In Hathras Case: SC


The bench considered the request of Uttar Pradesh government and asked the Allahabad High Court to delete the victim’s name from one of its orders on a PIL pending there.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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