Opinion: The destruction of India’s judicial independence is almost complete

Last week, as India rolled out plans to deal with the spread of the novel coronavirus, the Supreme Court quashed the bail petition of...

Former Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi Nominated To Rajya Sabha By President

Ranjan Gogoi had retired in November last year after presiding over the Supreme Court for around 13 months. New Delhi: Former Chief Justice of India...

Supreme Court judges gushing over Modi is a problem for judiciary...

Modi’s praise by the judges shows that the so-called church-state separation in the context of the judiciary is blurring, undermining its credibility. Prime Minister Narendra...

In Sua Causa : What the judiciary has done to itself

By ATUL DEV NARENDRA MODI’S ARRIVAL in the prime minister’s office in 2014 heralded tense days for the Indian judiciary. The Bharatiya Janata Party’s manifesto had...

India’s Supreme Court Is Teetering on the Edge

After an autocratic ruler tried to stymie the judiciary’s independence, advocates worked to depoliticize the body. But that wasn’t the only problem. NEW DELHI—India has...

Samjhauta acquittals reminder that ‘Hindutva terrorists’ not brought to justice in...

The acquittal of Aseemanand and three others in the 2007 Samjhauta train blast case is a reminder that "terrorists of extreme Hindutva variety" are...

Apart from Ram, the Supreme Court is BJP’s best friend in...

By MANEESH CHHIBBER As he readies the BJP for the 2019 general election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a new ally, his strongest one yet – the Supreme Court...

Makkah Masjid blast case: Judge who acquitted all accused keen to...

HYDERABAD: Retired metropolitan sessions, who resigned within hours after the acquittals of all the accused belonging to Right-wing extremist groups in the Makkah Masjid...