Former CJI Ranjan Gogoi provided ‘Z+’ VIP security cover

Ranjan Gogoi A Rajya Sabha member now, Gogoi was earlier being provided with a security cover of the Delhi Police. He retired in November 2019 and was later nominated to the upper house of Parliament by the government. The CRPF has a VIP security unit and Gogoi is its 63rd protectee, sources said. Source link

SC to study scope of uniform grounds of maintenance, alimony for all

It also decides to look into whether Law Commission could be asked to suggest ‘uniform grounds of divorce’ across faiths The Supreme Court on Wednesday, while expressing “great caution”, agreed to examine the possibility of “gender-neutral religion-neutral uniform guidelines” for maintenance and alimony. It also decided to look into whether the Law Commission of India … Read more SC to study scope of uniform grounds of maintenance, alimony for all

SC Issues Notice to UP Govt on Plea against Arrest of Kerala Journalist on Way to Hathras

Journalist Siddique Kappan. (Image: Twitter) A bench of Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices A S Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian asked the counsel for the Kerala Union of Working Journalists (KUWJ) as to why it has not approached the Allahabad High Court and came to it straight away. PTI Last Updated: November 16, 2020, … Read more SC Issues Notice to UP Govt on Plea against Arrest of Kerala Journalist on Way to Hathras

‘Sorry We Can’t Entertain’: SC Rejects Plea Seeking Inquiry into Conduct of Ex-CJI Gogoi as Judge

File photo of CJI Ranjan Gogoi A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra termed as “infructuous” the public interest litigation (PIL), and said the petitioner did not press for a hearing in last two years and moreover, now Justice (retd) Gogoi has already demitted office. PTI Last Updated: August 21, 2020, 12:36 PM … Read more ‘Sorry We Can’t Entertain’: SC Rejects Plea Seeking Inquiry into Conduct of Ex-CJI Gogoi as Judge

‘Fact-intensive’: CJI Explains Why Migrant Workers’ Case Wasn’t Taken Up Urgently by SC

Representative image. (Reuters) CJI called it ‘odd’ that the top court requires to explain it to the lawyers too even though they should understand how it all works. CNN-News18 Last Updated: July 10, 2020, 12:54 PM IST New Delhi: Citing the migrant workers’ case, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde on … Read more ‘Fact-intensive’: CJI Explains Why Migrant Workers’ Case Wasn’t Taken Up Urgently by SC