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What is holding up Justice Joseph#39;s appt to SC, asks P Chidambaram

"What is holding up Justice K M Joseph#39;s appointment? His State or his religion or his judgement in the Uttarakhand case?

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Centre `within its right` to reject recommendation for Justice KM Joseph`s elevation to SC: CJI D...

New Delhi: The Chief Justice of India on Thursday refused to stay the presidential warrant appointing senior woman lawyer Indu Malhotra as a Supreme Court judge and termed the plea of advocates cha...

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Govt interfering in judiciary, says Sharad Yadav

Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice Joseph had, in 2016, quashed the imposition of President's Rule in the state and brought back the Congress government led by Harish Rawat.

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Reconsider justice KM Joseph's elevation to SC, Centre tells Supreme Court

Justice KM Joseph is the senior-most chief justice of a high court, and has been the chief justice of the Uttarakhand high court since July 2014.

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On wildlife crime bureau list, Salman Khan is criminal No. 39 after blackbuck c...

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan was listed among the most notorious wildlife criminals in the country on the website of the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB), a government body that combats poac...

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Mixed reactions over delay in Justice K M Joseph's elevation to Supreme Court

The elevation of one of the two jurists recommended by the collegium as Supreme Court judges, today evoked sharp reaction with the apex court's bar association chief terming as "disturbing" the gov...

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Uttarakhand, formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India. It is often referred to as the "Land of the Gods" due to the many holy Hindu temples and pilgrimage centres found throughout the state.