JUSTICE JS VERMA

  • The Last Word: Remembering Justice JS Verma April 23, 2013

    Justice JS Verma, one of India's most highly regarded chief justices, died at the age of 80 on Monday. ...
  • Anti-rape Bill will be passed in Budget Session: Law Minister March 12, 2013

    Union Law Minister Ashwani Kumar told CNN-IBN that the anti-rape law needs careful deliberation before it is passed. ...
  • Can't change law for one case: Justice Leila Seth January 29, 2013

    Member of the JS Verma committee Justice Leila Seth has come out strongly in favour of the existing juvenile justice laws. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 24, 2013

    Newly elected President of the BJP, Rajnath Singh, on Thursday threatened to disrupt Parliament's Budget Session if Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde is not sacked for alleging that the BJP and RSS have been running terror camps. ...
  • The Last Word: How do political parties respond to Justice Verma report? January 24, 2013

    In a detailed and scathing report the 3member Justice JS Verma Committee has called for stricter implementation of existing laws, police reforms, gender sensitisation of the security agencies and judiciary along with several changes in the IPC to deal with crime against women particularly rape cases. ...
  • Agenda For Change: Has the Verma panel attacked the heart of patriarchy in India? January 23, 2013

    In a detailed and scathing report the Justice JS Verma Committee has called for stricter implementation of existing laws, police reforms, gender sensitisation of the security agencies and judiciary along with several changes in the IPC to deal with crime against women particularly rape cases. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 23, 2013

    Justice JS Verma Committee has called for stricter implementation of existing laws, police reforms, gender sensitisation of the security agencies and judiciary along with several changes in the IPC to deal with crime against women particularly rape cases....
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Gopal Subramaniam January 23, 2013

    A month after the brutal Delhi gangrape and murder, the Justice Verma Committee submitted its recommendations to check crimes against women on Wednesday. The report has suggested changes in an entire gamut of laws to bring speedier justice for crimes against women. ...
  • Referred to Delhi gangrape as undisputed facts: Justice Verma January 23, 2013

    The Justice Verma Committee, which on Wednesday presented its report to the government, stopped short of suggesting death penalty for rapists and lowering juvenile age. Justice JS Verma said in the case of December 16 Delhi gangrape, he "referred to it only as undisputed facts". ...
  • Police doing their job: Khurshid on FIR against Zee News January 6, 2013

    Union Minister Salman Khurshid also said that Justice JS Verma committee was looking at all possible dimensions of the Juvenile Justice Act when asked about possible amendments....
  • Antirape law: Congress not in favour of chemical castration January 6, 2013

    The Congress on Saturday submitted its recommendations for amendment in antirape law to Justice Verma committee. The party is not in favour of chemical castration as punishment to rape accused but on the debate over whether Juvenile Act should be amended to reduce the age, it remains silent. The party,...
  • Sign a petition to fight for women's rights December 30, 2012

    As the nation desperately hopes for a change following the recent Delhi gangrape, CNNIBN's CJ show in partnership with change.org has launched a petition called 'Fight for her Rights' to push for safety for women. This is the simplest way for citizens to send in their concrete suggestion to the...