Friday, 22 June, 2018


Decision on KM Joseph deferred

Decision on KM Joseph deferred Decision on KM Joseph deferred
Bennie Garza | 17 May, 2018, 13:34

The meeting was attended by all five collegium members - Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan Lokur and Kurian Joseph.

The Supreme Court collegium on Wednesday once again deferred the decision to reiterate its recommendation for the elevation of Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice KM Joseph to the top court. This was the collegium's third meeting since the Centre returned the file of Justice Joseph. With Justice Chelameswar retiring on June 22 and Thursday being his last working day, the meeting can be held after the induction of Justice A.K. Sikri soon after the retirement of Justice Chelameswar.

It had then also chose to consider the names of other High Court Judges for elevation as judges of the Supreme Court. Just to skirt its logic of other High Court chief justices senior to him being left out, the Bench also recommended elevation of three of them to the Supreme Court.

Union Law Minister Ravishankar Prasad had rejected this allegation and had explained that the Centre was opposing Justice Joseph's elevation because Kerala HC, to which he originally belongs, is already well represented in the apex court and that there were other judges who deserved promotion first due to their seniority.

The Supreme Court Collegium, which met again yesterday to decide on the recommendations to the government on the promotion of come high court judges to the Supreme Court remained inconclusive.

Meanwhile, the Supreme Court website crashed yesterday as well, so the Collegium decision could not be uploaded in the evening. It had also questioned his seniority for elevation as a judge of the apex court.

Recommended

loading...
...
  • Senator Omo-Agege attends plenary session

    Senator Omo-Agege attends plenary session

    THEWILL recalls that the high court had in its judgment, held that the reason the Senate adduced for suspending Omo-Agege was unconstitutional.
    Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas

    Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas

    However, Gustav Klimt bounced back with a fine performance at the Barronstown Stud Irish European Breeders Fund in June last year. Gustav Klimt moved to the inside down the final furlong and found just enough speed to beat out his compatriot Nebo by a head .
    Irish masters Elliott and Mullins set for three-pronged attacks in Grand National

    Irish masters Elliott and Mullins set for three-pronged attacks in Grand National

    As for Elliott, his Grand National trio this year are headed by three-time Cheltenham Festival winner Tiger Roll . The 2018 renewal has a typically wide-open feel and that’s certainly evident from a betting perspective.
  • SRH challenge for resurgent RCB

    SRH challenge for resurgent RCB

    They still have a good chance to make the playoffs but they have made it hard for themselves after some inconsistent performances. As games start having more playoff implications than ever, we take a look at how both teams line up before the RCB vs SRH match.
    YouTube Music coming soon

    YouTube Music coming soon

    The timing is weird, but this is indeed Google's new streaming music service that will be at the forefront of their music push. YouTube Music begins rolling out next Tuesday in the United States, Mexico, South Korea, Australia, and New Zealand.
    Meghan Markle's Dad Thomas Successfully Undergoes Heart Surgery

    Meghan Markle's Dad Thomas Successfully Undergoes Heart Surgery

    Thomas Markle is understood to have had a change of heart and will attempt to fly to London to attend his daughter's wedding. Thomas Markle also said that Meghan tried calling him Monday, but he missed her call.
  • IGP planning to implicate me in murder case - Saraki

    IGP planning to implicate me in murder case - Saraki

    Idris Ibrahim, "to settle scores" with the Senate over its recent declaration that he is not fit to hold public office". Senate President Bukola Saraki says Ibrahim Idris , inspector-general of police (IGP), is planning to implicate him.

    A Groundbreaking Football News: How do Footballers And Dementia Relate?

    Finally, I think we can hope that the experts would look into the matter in a cautious way in the near future. As per Shearer’s words ‘At least now people have started to look for answers’.
    The Early 2018 World Series Favorites

    The Early 2018 World Series Favorites

    People expected this young Yankees team (which still has more significant talent on the way from AAA) to start competing in 2018. Taking into account a few articles and odds listings that are already out there, here’s our look at the top contenders. 1.
  • Arsenal hold talks with Jean Seri's agents ahead of potential deal

    Arsenal hold talks with Jean Seri's agents ahead of potential deal

    Both Arsenal and Chelsea are looking for new managers, so we don't expect any deal to culminate in the near future. Reports suggest that the former Barcelona man still enjoys a good working relationship with Seri's camp.
    Ray Wilson, English World Cup victor , dies aged 83

    Ray Wilson, English World Cup victor , dies aged 83

    Ray Wilson, a World Cup victor with England in 1966, has died aged 83, former clubs Huddersfield and Everton have announced. A fast and dependable defender, Wilson started out at Huddersfield in 1952, combining soccer with work on the railways.
    Seeyouatmidnight to serve the Scots a Grand National double

    Seeyouatmidnight to serve the Scots a Grand National double

    He was runner-up behind Big River in the Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso and he then placed third at Newbury in March. Those having a bet on the Grand National will find him available at 16/1 with Paddy Power in the ante-post list.

Casinos Weigh In on Supreme Court Sports Gambling Decision Casinos Weigh In on Supreme Court Sports Gambling Decision On Tuesday, he narrowed the window by declaring May 28 as the day Monmouth Park will launch sports betting in New Jersey . Probably not, said Kate Lowenhar-Fisher, a Las Vegas-based attorney who chairs the gaming practice at Dickinson Wright.

American jailed in Venezuela without trial pleads for help amid prison riot American jailed in Venezuela without trial pleads for help amid prison riot Holt, of Riverton, has been incarcerated in Venezuela since 2016 after he traveled there to marry his fiance. Loud voices outside Holt's cell can be heard in both videos.

Ride of Silence raises awareness of bicycle safety Ride of Silence raises awareness of bicycle safety The Ride of Silence will pay tribute to Nickell, who was struck and killed in 2010 while pedaling along U.S. It's an accident that changed the rest of her life, and one she still feels pain from.

Shocking- We Won't Win The FA Cup Against Manchester United- Chelsea Boss Shocking- We Won't Win The FA Cup Against Manchester United- Chelsea Boss Stars from Chelsea to Chipping Sodbury will jostle for space on the official match ball for this weekend's FA Cup final between Antonio Conte's men and Manchester United .

Government halts military operations in Kashmir during Ramadan Government halts military operations in Kashmir during Ramadan It, however, clarified that the security forces reserve the right to retaliate if targeted by the terrorists . The fasting month of Ramzan starts tomorrow.

Djokovic and Nadal sail into third round in Rome Djokovic and Nadal sail into third round in Rome In the decider, a single break of serve in the seventh game gave Fognini the opportunity and he held to his two serves to win 6/3. Williams had earlier opened her campaign by brushing aside Russia's Elena Vesnina 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 in their last-32 clash.

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend may have welcomed their baby boy Chrissy Teigen and John Legend may have welcomed their baby boy Chrissy who already has a 2-year-old daughter with her husband John took to her social media to make the exciting announcement. And the new arrival is sure to be a welcome addition, after Chrissy recently moaned that she was "so over" being pregnant.

New Xbox Adaptive Controller aims to help gamers with disabilities New Xbox Adaptive Controller aims to help gamers with disabilities It's great to see a hardware maker thinking this way about making its products more accessible to a wider audience. We couldn't be prouder to have their support in introducing the Xbox Adaptive Controller.

Griezmann scores twice as Atletico wins Europa League final Griezmann scores twice as Atletico wins Europa League final He got the opener midway through the first half and then netted a superb second four minutes after the break. It also lost another Champions League final to Real Madrid in 2014 and the gulf in experience was evident.

Allan McGregor rejoins Rangers on two-year deal Allan McGregor rejoins Rangers on two-year deal Edinburgh-born McGregor admitted he wondered whether he would ever get the chance to return to Rangers . 'It came as a surprise. McGregor will now battle with Wes Foderingham and Jak Alnwick to become the number 1 between the sticks for the Scottish giants.

Diamondbacks' AJ Pollock Diagnosed With Sprained Thumb Diamondbacks' AJ Pollock Diagnosed With Sprained Thumb Milwaukee starter Jhoulys Chacin gave up one run on two hits in seven innings, with seven strikeouts and two walks. Pollock departed last night's game following an ugly-looking arm injury suffered on a diving attempt at a catch.

Netflix Will Split 'Arrest Development' Season 5 into Two Parts Netflix Will Split 'Arrest Development' Season 5 into Two Parts According to Entertainment Weekly , Netflix will only deliver eight of Season 5's 16 episodes when the show returns on May 29 . A development which will help Lindsay as she begins her campaign for Congress, to become "part of the problem".

General Overview of Cisco CCNA R&S Questions and Answers In addition to this, they will also build their skills and knowledge levels required to implement WLAN in a small/medium network. At the end of the course, they will also be able to resolve regular issues with EIGRP, STP, and OSPF in IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

The First Offline Date After Online Relationships The First Offline Date After Online Relationships The Date Day: How To Behave When you meet your date offline for the first time, there are many things that can go wrong. That is a very responsible step that will either empower or destroy the already formed relationships.

List of the Best Fitness Trackers for 2018 List of the Best Fitness Trackers for 2018 Although it is a bit expensive, it makes your experience really enjoyable by giving you access to music and also GPS navigation. Huawei Band 2 Pro is one of the best low-budget devices that offers you all the functions you need for under 60 Euros.