Judiciary & Judicial Reforms
The NJAC Judgement – An Alternative View

Posted on 18 October, 2015 , No Comments Comments admin

The Supreme Court of India, by a majority opinion, has struck down the 99th Constitution Amendment, which provided for the establishment of the National Judicial Commission to appoint judges of the High Court and the Supreme Court. Having read the opinion.....

Misconceived compassion

Posted on 20 February, 2014 , No Comments Comments admin

In the last few decades several countries moved in the direction of abolition of the death sentence. Many well meaning people in India joined in this demand. However, the emergence of terrorism in the last three decades has influenced my thinking against .....

16th December 2013

Posted on 16 December, 2013 , No Comments Comments admin

The Indian Express today carries a detailed account of the alleged incident involving a young Intern and a former Supreme Court Judge viz. Justice Asok Kumar Ganguly. If it were an untested allegation, it might have been possible for Justice Ganguly to ta.....

Justice Ganguly must demit office

Posted on 06 December, 2013 , No Comments Comments admin

The full court of the Supreme Court of India met on the administrative side on December 5, 2013. They considered the report of the three Judges appointed by the Chief Justice of India to go into the allegations made by a former lady intern against a forme.....