Karnataka To Challenge Cauvery Panel’s Order In Supreme Court Amid Row

We don’t have water to give,” chief minister Siddaramaiah said. (File) Chamarajanagar: The Cauvery Water Regulation Committee’s direction to Karnataka to release water to Tamil Nadu will be challenged before the Supreme Court, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Wednesday. The panel had directed Karnataka to release water at the rate of 3,000 cubic feet per […]

Supreme Court Judge Stresses On Demystifying Legal Language For Common Man

New Delhi: Supreme Court judge Justice Sanjeev Khanna on Sunday stressed the need for using simple language in the legal profession to enable the citizens to take informed decisions and avoid unintentional violations. Justice Khanna, speaking at the valedictory session of International Lawyers’ Conference organised by apex Bar body Bar Council of India, said laws […]

After Women’s Reservation Bill, Ex Supreme Court Bar Body Chief Seeks 33% Quota For Women As Judges

Statistics paint picture of inadequate women’s representation in higher judiciary, Mr Singh said. (File) New Delhi: Former SCBA president and senior lawyer Vikas Singh has written a letter to Chief Justice of India D Y Chandrachud underscoring the need for allocating one-third of judgeship to women in higher judiciary. The high courts of Patna, Uttarakhand, […]