Gopal Subramaniam

  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey June 25, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Gopal Subramaniam one of the finest lawyers of his time: Anand Sharma June 25, 2014

    Reacting to former Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam's decision to opt out of the race for Supreme Court judge's post, Congress leader Anand Sharma said, "He is respected globally,one of the finest lawyers of his time. I can only say this is most unfortunate." ...
  • ExCAG Vinod Rai begins audit of Padmanabhaswamy temple May 26, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Former CAG Vinod Rai, who was asked by the Supreme Court to undertake the audit of the properties, assets and accounts of the past 25 years of the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple, began his preliminary work from Monday. Last month, an apex court bench of Justice RM Lodha and Justice AK...
  • SC to take up plea seeking CBI probe into Muzaffarnagar riots September 11, 2013

    The Supreme Court will on Thursday hear a plea seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the communal flare-up in Muzzafarnagar in Uttar Pradesh that has claimed nearly 48 lives. An apex court bench headed by Justice GS Singhvi said it would hear the matter on Thursday as senior...
  • Solicitor General Rohinton F Nariman resigns February 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Solicitor General of India Rohinton F Nariman has resigned from his post almost an year after he replaced Gopal Subramaniam. The exact reason behind the sudden resignation is not yet known. Sources said that there were differences of opinion between Nariman and Law Minister Ashwani Kumar. Nariman had taken...
  • PM to decide on Solicitor General's resignation July 11, 2011

    New Delhi: The fate of Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam will be decided by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday after the senior law officer resigned on Saturday citing reasons of impropriety. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh stepped into the controversy asking him to stay on for some more time. Maintaining that he...
  • PM asks Solicitor Gen to withhold resignation July 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh stepped into the Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium's resignation controversy on Sunday, asking him to withhold his resignation for sometime, sources said. In a major embarrassment to the UPA II, the government's secondhighest law officer Solicitor General of India Gopal Subramanium had offered to resign. Subramanium,...
  • Solicitor General Subramaniam offers to resign July 9, 2011

    New Delhi: The second most important law officer in the country Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam has offered to resign from his post, but Law Minister Veerappa Moily has not accepted his resignation, according to sources. Moily spoke to him and asked him to hold on. The offer to resign seems to...
  • UPA changes its strategy, AG to defend PM November 20, 2010

    New Delhi: A rattled Congressled United Progressive Alliance Government on Friday changed its legal strategy to defend Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in Supreme Court next week. Attorney General Ghoolam Vahanvati has replaced Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam in the case and will now defend the Prime Minister. But Janata Party President Subramanian...
  • India to form a new team to quiz Headley May 1, 2010

    New Delhi: India is all set to interrogate gets 26/11 accused David Coleman Headley. The government has said all "bottlenecks" for access to the LashkareToiba agent have been removed and a new team will be sent to the US to pursue the matter. Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam's visit to the US...