Ks Radhakrishnan

  • Sahara case: New bench constituted, matter to be taken up on May 19 May 17, 2014

    New Delhi: A new bench has been constituted in the Supreme Court to hear the Sahara case which will take up the matter on May 19. The new bench comprising justices TS Thakur and AK Sikri was set up after JS Khehar recused himself from hearing the matter. The entire case...
  • Tremendous pressure on judges dealing with Sahara case: Justice Radhakrishnan May 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Days after a bench comprising of Justice KS Radhakrishnan and Justice JS Khehar dismissed Sahara group chief Subrata Roy's petition for releasing him and two other directors of the group from jail, Justice Radhakrishnan has now revealed that there was tremendous pressure on both the judges while they...
  • SC turns down Subrata Roy's bail plea; holi in jail for him March 13, 2014

    Subrata Roy may have to play holi inside Tihar jail and stay put there till Mar 25 with the Supreme Court on Thursday remaining unyielding on his bail plea after the Sahara group failed to come out with a new proposal for refunding Rs 20,000 crore of investors money. The apex...
  • SC dismisses curative petition of Subramanian Swamy against P Chidambaram September 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has dismissed BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's curative petition against its verdict declining to make Finance Minister P Chidambaram a coaccused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam. "We have gone through the curative petition and the relevant documents. In our opinion, no case is made out within...
  • SC dismisses plea of 2G case accused for recalling its orders September 3, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the pleas for recalling its two orders barring the high court from hearing the matters arising out of the 2G spectrum scam and for framing guidelines in a court-monitored probe. The court said the accused in the 2G case have not come out...
  • Juvenile's age should depend on emotional maturity, says Swamy March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy on Monday told the Supreme Court that before declaring someone as a juvenile it should be assessed that he or she is "emotionally and intellectually" less than 18 years. Swamy told the apex court bench of Justice KS Radhakrishnan and Justice Dipak Misra that...
  • Speedy justice is a right, says Supreme Court February 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Frowning upon routine adjournments, the Supreme Court has said that speedy disposal of cases was the "primary morality of justice and ethical fulcrum of the judiciary". "The foundation of justice, apart from other things, rests on the speedy delineation of the list (of cases) pending in courts," said the...
  • Can't direct suspension of MPs facing criminal cases: SC January 4, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday declined to hear a plea for disqualification of MPs and MLAs chargesheeted for crime against women but agreed to go into issues of fast track trial of rape cases and implementation of laws for safety of women. The apex court, which was hearing...
  • 2G: SC to hear review plea on licence cancellation April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday is likely to hear a host of pleas by the Centre and Telecom firms seeking a review of its verdict. The apex court had cancelled 122 2G Spectrum licenses on February 2 granted by former Telecom Minister A Raja and had held that...
  • 2G: SC to take up review plea on licence cancellation April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Justice KS Radhakrishnan has been put on the Supreme Court bench to hear a bunch of pleas by the Centre and various telecom firms, seeking reviews of various aspects of the verdict cancelling 122 2G spectrum licences. He replaces AK Patnaik, who came in the place of Justice...