Judicial System

  • Cabinet approves constitution amendment bill for judicial appointments 26-12-2013 03:20 PM

    The cabinet on Thursday approved a constitution amendment bill to make the appointment of judges more transparent, official sources said. A cabinet meeting presided over by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh approved the bill to make the process of appointing judges more participatory between the executive and the judiciary. This will...
  • Nitish orders for better police, judiciary system in state 17-08-2013 08:52 PM

    Under attack from opposition over law and order situation, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday called for better coordination between the police and judicial system for effective check over crime. Kumar said this at a seminar cum workshop attended by Chief Justice of Patna High Court Rekha Doshit, Chief Secretary...
  • Hooda demands separate High Court for Haryana 08-04-2013 03:40 AM

    New Delhi: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday raised the demand for a separate High Court for the state to strengthen the judicial system. Hooda was addressing a conference of Chief Ministers of states and Chief Justices of the High Courts, held at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi...
  • People losing confidence in judicial system: Legal experts 30-03-2013 01:07 AM

    Kadapa: Expressing anguish over decreasing values in judiciary, legal experts on Friday said people are losing faith in the system. "Values in the judiciary, from lower courts to Supreme Court, are sliding and people are losing faith in the system," Kadapa district Justice CV Nagarjuna Reddy said. Acting Chief Justice...
  • Prez stresses on reforms to strengthen governance 19-10-2011 01:03 AM

    Mumbai: Underlining the need to stand up to the challenges to effective democracy in an evolving nation, President Pratibha Patil on Tuesday pitched for electoral reforms saying the country's institutions should be rebuilt in accordance with demands of the changing times. "We need to deliberate and debate on ways to...