Dipak Misra

In Alwar Mob Killing, Top Court Seeks Rajasthan Government's Response

Chief Justice Dipak Misra has asked the state government to file an affidavit giving details of the action taken in the lynching case.<p><b>New Delhi:</b><p>The …

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Muslim man who converted to Hinduism to marry moves SC after wife’s parents allegedly take her away

A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra sought the Chhattisgarh government’s response to the petition.<p>The Supreme Court has sought the …

Hinduism

Supreme Court judges will contribute to Kerala flood relief fund, says CJI Dipak Misra

The chief justice made the observation after Attorney General KK Venugopal referred to the ‘grave tragedy’ that has struck the southern state.<p>Chief …

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Kerala Floods: SC Directs Reducing Water Level at Mullaperiyar Dam by Three Feet

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Indu Malhotra took a serious note of the grim flood situation in Kerala and asked the sub-committee …

India

Don't destroy system, transform it: CJI Dipak Misra on SC judges' dissent

<b>New Delhi:</b> Speaking at an Independence Day function organised in the Supreme Court, Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Wednesday said that to …

India

Don't destroy or weaken the system, transform it: CJI Dipak Misra

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Wednesday said that it was easy to criticise, attack and destroy a system but instead an endeavour should be …

India

Easy to criticise… work hard in silence, let words make the noise, says CJI Dipak Misra

CJI said, “concrete reforms must be undertaken with rationality, maturity, responsibility and composure” and that “it is necessary to be productive …

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300 Army Personnel Move Supreme Court Challenging FIR Against Them in AFSPA Areas

A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice A M Khanwilkar considered the submissions of lawyer Aishwarya Bhati that Army personnel are …

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Appoint MBA graduates as court managers, suggests Dipak Misra

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra has suggested appointing graduates from specialised disciplines, other than law, in district courts to ensure …

Judiciary

CJI Dipak Misra came to Hubballi, heard and reunited a couple

Express News Service<p>HUBBALLI: Chief Justice of India Justice Dipak Misra’s visit to Hubballi to inaugurate a newly-built court complex on Sunday will …

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Centre Gets Top Court Notice On CBI Probe Into Delhi Official's Suicide

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice AM Khanwilkar and Justice DY Chandrachud asked the Centre to file response on a PIL filed by a former …

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Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra says life has no meaning without liberty

Express News Service<p>PUTTAPARTHI: Strongly advocating the importance of liberty and spirituality in life, Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra said, …

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CJI sees greater need for protection of human rights

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Saturday observed that the way to peace was the annihilation of the “ballooning of perpendicularism,” and this …

Human Rights

SC now has 3 women judges

With the swearing-in of Justice Indira Banerjee, the Supreme Court on Tuesday, for the first time in its history, has three sitting women …

India

After Meeting Judges, CJI Dipak Misra to Take up Justice Joseph's Seniority Issue With Centre

The Supreme Court collegium had first recommended Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice Joseph’s name for elevation in January.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> After a …

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Don’t be swayed by infighting: CJI Dipak Misra to law graduates

The CJI also said that the “welfare of people in our society is the supreme law” and hoped that the newcomers would move up the scale of their …

Human Rights

Don’t get swayed by infighting, CJI Dipak Misra tells budding lawyers

New Delhi, Aug 5: Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra today asked budding lawyers and judges not to get swayed away by infighting and distractions …

Civil Rights

Don't Get Swayed Away By Infighting: Dipak Misra To Law Students

The CJI said the "welfare of people is the supreme law" and hoped that the newcomers would move up in their profession by taking deprived sections of …

India

Don’t Get Swayed Away by Infighting, CJI Tells Budding Lawyers

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Saturday, 4 August, asked budding lawyers and judges not to get swayed away by infighting and distractions that …

Civil Rights

Top Court To Hear Petition On Banning Excerpts Of Malayalam Novel

A bench headed by the Chief Justice Dipak Misra agreed to hear the matter on Thursday.<p><b>New Delhi:</b><p>The Supreme Court will hear on Thursday a plea that …

Kerala

#SabarimalaHearing: Deity Has The Right To Restrict Entry To Temple, Observes CJI Dipak Misra

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra today observed that the Deity at the Sabarimala Ayyappa temple had the right to restrict entry to the temple. …

India

SC Reserves Order on Pleas Against Ban on Entry of Women at Sabarimala

A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra asked the counsels of both sides to compile the submissions and submit within …

India News

Supreme Court Says No Probe Into Judge Loya's Death, Rejects Review Petition

A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud did not find any merit in the review petition filed by …

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'My life is my life': CJI Dipak Misra speaks up for privacy, says it should not be disturbed

<b>The Chief Justice of India reminds the state of its “solemn duty”, says its action has to be concrete, not mere rhetoric.</b><p><b>New Delhi:</b> An individual’s …

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Cannot bar entry of women on physiological reasons: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday said that it was constitutionally impermissible to restrict entry of women into Kerala's Sabarimala temple on …

Religion

Hindu outfits to protest on Sabarimala issue in Kerala

Some Hindu outfits have decided to protest on Sabarimala Temple issue in Kerala. The protest will take place on July 30 against the government's …

Kerala

Blatant reliance on social media needs to be checked by citizens: CJI Dipak Misra

<b>New Delhi, July 24:</b> In the wake of recent incidents of mob lynching, Chief Justice of India Dipak Mishra urged citizens of the country against …

Social Media

Mob lynching: People should not blatantly rely on social media, says Chief Justice Dipak Misra

Misra said the media should have its own guidelines for self-regulation and freedom of press is the ‘mother of all liberties’.<p>Chief Justice of India …

Social Media

Blatant reliance on social media needs to be checked: CJI Dipak Misra

Underlining the importance of responsible reporting, he said, “The media has a responsibility of maintaining objectivity while reporting, especially …

Social Media

Mob lynching on the rise, such incidents lead to mobocracy: CJI Dipak Misra

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra today said that there was a surge in the incidents of mob lynching in the country. He attributed the unprecedented …

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