Justice

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-02-2014 10:35 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Exorbitant auction can't overshadow IPL controversies 12-02-2014 10:45 PM

    The cas-rich IPL is yet to come out of controversies as a bookie has revealed names of two big cricketers. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 10-02-2014 10:17 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • The Last Word: Are Justice Ganguly's claims justified or unwarranted? 09-01-2014 09:53 PM

    Maintaining his defiant stand on the sexual harassment allegations leveled against him by a law intern, former Supreme Court judge Ashok Kumar Ganguly on Wednesday hit out at the West Bengal government of hatching a conspiracy against him and blamed the Supreme Court for going out of its jurisdiction in...
  • I was deeply saddened by SC verdict over Section 377: Justice AP Shah 22-12-2013 05:55 PM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Justice AP Shah described the Supreme Court judgment on Section 377 of the IPC as disappointing and said "my first feeling was deep sadness about the LGBT community." ...
  • IOTY: Late Justice JS Verma honoured with lifetime achievement award 20-12-2013 11:40 PM

    The lifetime achievement award has gone to late Justice JS Verma, former Chief Justice of India. Justice Verma, a distinguished judge, died earlier in 2013. As the chairman of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), he left his mark on, amongst other achievements, the laws governing rape with the recommendations for...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 16-12-2013 11:10 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Should Justice Ganguly be criminally prosecuted for sexual harassment? 16-12-2013 11:07 PM

    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 16-12-2013 03:34 PM

    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...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 03-12-2013 11:16 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • The Last Word: What should CJI do in Justice Ganguly case? 02-12-2013 10:34 PM

    A law intern has accused retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly of allegedly sexually harassing her. However, Justice Ganguly has denied all the charges saying he's a victim of circumstances. He said, "I am shocked and shattered. I deny all the charges." CNN-IBN's raised the question to a panel of...
  • Sexual harassment case: Justice Ganguly must quit WB HRC, says TMC 02-12-2013 01:47 PM

    The TMC is demanding that retired Supreme Court Justice AK Ganguly resigns from the post of West Bengal Human Rights Commission in view of the sexual harassment allegations against him by a law intern. Justice Ganguly has so far consistently denied harassing the woman and said that he is innocent....
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-11-2013 11:30 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • CJ follow-up: Justice for Tuba Tabassum 27-10-2013 02:56 PM

    A year after his daughter, Tuba Tabassum, was acid attacked; CJ Arif Ashraf has been relentlessly appealing for justice. Through CJ show, he is putting out the poignant story of her daughter to ensure strict punishment for the perpetrators of the attack. He says, "Two of the four accused in...
  • FTP: JS Verma case: Is medical negligence increasing in India? 08-10-2013 11:30 PM

    Six months after his death, former Chief Justice of India JS Verma's family has alleged that medical negligence killed the eminent jurist. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has now stepped in asking the Health Ministry to look into the case. Justice Verma died on April 21, 2013, at a private hospital...
  • NRI youth murder: Father demands justice for his son 16-09-2013 07:30 PM

    NRI Anmol Sarna's father demands justice for his son who was murdered two days ago in New Delhi. His father said, "I don't know what exactly happened but I think it is a planned murder. His friends are involved. I don't know whether one of them is responsible or all...
  • FTP: 3 years for juvenile in Delhi gangrape case: Does the punishment fit the crime? 02-09-2013 11:55 PM

    The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board. He has been sentenced to three years in a correctional home subject to review. His sentence will include the period he has already...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Gopal Subramanium 31-08-2013 11:40 PM

    The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board. ...
  • Juvenile gets three years: Is this real justice for braveheart? 31-08-2013 09:47 PM

    The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board and sentenced to three years in a correctional home subject to review. ...
  • Delhi gangrape verdict: Will challenge the verdict, file special leave petition in SC, says Subramanian Swamy 31-08-2013 04:49 PM

    Subramanian Swamy said he will file a special leave petition in the Supreme Court challenging the verdict passed by the Juvenile Justice Board on the lone juvenile accused in the rape and murder of 23-year-old paramedical student on December 16. Swamy said that the case should not be before the...
  • Justice Mehta says no to Gujarat Lokayukta's post 08-08-2013 11:43 AM

    Ahmedabad: In an embarrassment to the Narendra Modi government, justice (retd) RA Mehta has refused to take charge as the Lokayukta of Gujarat. The Gujarat government had spent Rs 45 crore as legal fees in unsuccessfully challenging his appointment. In a strongly worded letter to Governor Dr Kamla Beniwal, justice...
  • CJ: Acid attack survivor Sonali talks about her fight for justice 18-07-2013 09:37 AM

    On April 22, 2003, Sonali was sleeping on the terrace when some boys came and threw acid on her. She lost her eyesight instantly and received over 70 per cent burn injuries. Sonali turns Citizen Journalist and talks about her fight for justice so far. ...
  • FTP: Is the SC correct in maintaining 18 years as the age for Juvenile criminals? 17-07-2013 11:27 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld 18 years as the legal age for juvenile in the country, rejecting a PIL seeking an amendment to the Juvenile Justice Act to lower the age of juvenile offenders from 18 to 16. ...
  • Welcome Supreme Court's verdict on Juvenile Justice Act: NCPCR 17-07-2013 05:18 PM

    The Supreme Court has rejected a PIL that sought an amendment to the Juvenile Justice Act for lowering the age for trial of a juvenile accused. ...
  • CJ Show: Uphaar tragedy and the quest for justice 18-06-2013 06:05 PM

    The Uphaar Cinema fire,occurred on Friday, June 13, 1997 at Uphaar Cinema in Delhi, during the screening of a movie. Trapped inside, 59 people died, mostly due to suffocation, and 103 were seriously injured in the resulting stampede.The families of victims are still grappling with the horrors of that fateful...
  • Medical negligence: New Karnataka Health Minister offers all help to Shailaja 11-06-2013 09:04 PM

    New Karnataka Health Minister UT Khader, taking note of the Citizen Journalist story that highlighted Shailaja's plight, has promised action and offered to bear her medical expenses. ...
  • The Last Word: Remembering Justice JS Verma 23-04-2013 09:50 PM

    Justice JS Verma, one of India's most highly regarded chief justices, died at the age of 80 on Monday. ...
  • Sanjay Dutt gets reprieve: Has SC set an unhealthy precedent? 17-04-2013 11:20 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave actor Sanjay Dutt four more weeks to surrender in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. ...
  • SC gives Dutt 4 weeks to surrender, rejects Zaibunissa's petition 17-04-2013 10:41 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave actor Sanjay Dutt four more weeks to surrender in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. ...