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  • Former Addl SG demands impeachment against the accused HC judge August 4, 2014

    The Madhya Pradesh High Court Judge accused of sexual harassment has said that he is ready to face death penalty if found guilty. He has written to the High Court Chief Justice after a woman Additional Judge in Gwalior resigned alleging sexual harassment by him. ...
  • Uttarakhand: Bahuguna may quit as CM, Congress undecided on replacement January 31, 2014

    Dehradun: The Congress is facing a tough challenge in Uttarakhand where its Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna is likely to resign on Friday. Factionalism is rife within the state unit of the Congress and the party could face a tough battle in deciding on the new replacement. According to sources, Harish Rawat, Indira...
  • Law intern likely to file police complaint against AK Ganguly December 24, 2013

    New Delhi: More trouble is brewing for retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly as the law intern who accused him of sexually harassing her is likely to file a police complaint against him. Justice Ganguly had claimed innocence in his letter to the Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam saying...
  • Sexual harassment: Law intern slams AK Ganguly for claiming innocence December 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The law intern who has accused retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly of sexual harassment has issued a fresh statement slamming his letter to the Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam claiming innocence. The intern said that in order to preserve her dignity and that of the Supreme Court,...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 16, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Should Justice Ganguly be criminally prosecuted for sexual harassment? December 16, 2013

    Amidst growing uproar over his resignation, retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly has reiterated his stand and said that he will not resign from the post of Chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission. "I have explained everything to the Supreme Court Committee. I will not resign and step...
  • Justice Ganguly like Caesar's wife must be above suspicion: Jaitley December 16, 2013

    There has been a rise in criticism against Justice AK Ganguly with relation to the sexual assault allegations against him leveled by a woman lawyer. Reacting to the controversy over whether Justice Ganguly should resign as the Chairman of West Bengal Human Rights Commission, Jaitley said, "Since this involves a...
  • AK Ganguly defiant, questions motive to leak affidavit, says won't quit December 16, 2013

    Kolkata: Amidst growing uproar over his resignation, former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly has maintained that he will not resign from the post of Chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission. "I have explained everything to the Supreme Court Committee. I will not resign and step down from...
  • Government may step in if Justice Ganguly does not resign: Sibal December 16, 2013

    New Delhi: As demands for the resignation of Justice AK Ganguly from the position of Chairperson of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission galore, Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday said that the government may intervene in the matter if the former Supreme Court judge does not resign. Stating the...
  • Tendency to belittle what happened with the law intern, says Addl SG December 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Maintaining her stand her against Justice AK Ganguly, Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaising on Monday opposed the former Supreme Court judge and said that that laws need to be made to hold judges accountable. Jaisingh also added that there is a tendency to belittle what happened with the law...
  • 2G: SC allows govt to withdraw its review plea May 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed the government to withdraw its petition seeking review of the 2G judgement after rapping it for circulating a letter on its intention to various parties linked to the matter. The apex court granted withdrawal of the review petition on the "oral request" made...
  • Livein partner not a 'keep': Govt protests October 22, 2010

    New Delhi: The use of the word 'keep' by the Supreme Court in its judgement on livein relations on Thursday has pitted Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaising against the two judges who gave the verdict in the case. Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaising on Friday criticised the two Supreme Court judges...