Delhi High Court denied bail to a woman, accused of trafficking a minor tribal girl. The woman was also accused of charges such as aiding gang rape and repeated rape of the victim, voluntarily causing her grievous hurt, criminal intimidation and criminal conspiracy.
The Supreme Court's Collegium headed by Chief Justice NV Ramana and also comprising of Justices Uday Umesh Lalit, A M Khanwilkar, Dr DY Chandrachud and L Nageswara Rao has recommended names of 13 advocates for elevation as the judges of the Allahabad High Court.
As the judiciary is the spine of the democratic framework, it has to be protected from attacks, threats and blackmail. It is time to put in place a highly trained police force catering to this pillar of governance.
A three-Judge Supreme Court bench directed the Union Public Service Commission and the Jharkhand Public Service Commission to file a reply in a plea alleging that they violated the apex court order on appointment of the Director General of Police