The Supreme Court has today pointed that the Armed Forces Tribunals (AFT) across the country are doing much better than any other tribunals, for the simple reason that AFTs have the right mix of judicial and military/ expert members.
A bench of Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice Abhay S Oka talking about the plight of tribunals in general across the country, said that many of them are not able to effectively hear time-sensitive matters.
Justice Kaul said that its about time that some...
Protests have erupted across Kerala after the state government made public a satellite survey report on areas that are to fall within the proposed buffer zone around 22 wildlife sanctuaries and parks in line with the Supreme Court directions. The protests are against what they say is the government’s “hasty” satellite survey of forest areas.
Government’s objection to Saurabh Kirpal’s appointment as a High Court judge because of his sexual orientation goes against the Constitution. Should a lesson be learnt from diverse benches of the UK and US judiciaries?
When the hi-tech sector in America sheds tens of thousands of jobs, the tsunami of firings is felt globally, especially in India, because so many Indians work abroad in the technology sector. These companies are not on the brink of financial ruin. Quite the contrary, so why shed people?