By Anand Prasad and Moksha Bhat
PUBLISHED ON OCT 15, 2020 11:26 AM IST
The only feasible option is to explore the possibility of moving justice delivery to technology platforms
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 07:06 PM IST
Purohit said, “Victims want their restitution. Family are entitled to their restitution.”
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2020 12:48 AM IST
TALKING TOUGH Court dismisses bail plea of 22-year-old snatching accused, says going easy on criminals will make people lose faith in the criminal justice system.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amandeep Shukla, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 03:45 AM IST
The government has been making a concerted effort to simplify the laws and increase the efficiency of the criminal justice system.
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2020 06:03 PM IST
The SITs must act fast. Cases must be fast-tracked for closure
PUBLISHED ON FEB 13, 2020 07:58 PM IST
Well-intentioned as it is, the SC order will not resolve the crisis
By Madhurima Dhanuka and Siddharth Lamba
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2020 05:55 PM IST
The 2018 statistics on prison must spur the criminal justice system to assess, evaluate and take affirmative steps
By Abhinav Sekhri
PUBLISHED ON JAN 15, 2020 07:10 PM IST
Every actor – the police, the accused, lawyers, judges, prosecutors – wants to go to trial. Change the incentives
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2020 06:02 PM IST
To make India safe for women, address systemic, legal issues
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2019 05:56 PM IST
Killing the rape and murder accused may satisfy public sentiment. But it is wrong
Hindustan Times, Jodhpur | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2019 06:46 AM IST
At the same time, Bobde said the recent events in the country sparked off an old debate with new vigour, and that there was no doubt that the criminal justice system must reconsider its position and attitude towards the time it took to dispose of a case.
By Ameen Jauhar
UPDATED ON NOV 28, 2019 07:51 PM IST
AI can aid judicial reform. But do remain cautious about abuse of big data sets, and biases in technology
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 01:55 AM IST
“Exploring this interface would allow us to streamline courts caseloads through enabling better court management,” said CJI Bobde.
By Madan Lokur
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2019 12:10 PM IST
CJI Bobde has to instil faith among judges, the legal fraternity and citizens in the justice system
By Prakash Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2019 08:32 PM IST
By Vipul Mudgal
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2019 06:16 PM IST
India’s politicians seem to prefer a system they can manipulate. But if there is a will to reform, here is a way.
By Vijay Raghavan
PUBLISHED ON NOV 12, 2019 04:23 AM IST
Some of the findings are stark: the average prison occupancy is 114%; 19 out of 36 states and UTs (where data was available; J&K, which was recently bifurcated, has been included as a state) have more than 100% occupancy; Delhi has 180% occupancy.
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2019 08:36 PM IST
The clash in Delhi undermines faith in the system
Hindustan Times | By Lamat R Hasan
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2019 01:02 PM IST
An exhaustive commentary on our deeply flawed judicial and educational systems.
By Shireen Vakil
PUBLISHED ON SEP 11, 2019 07:24 PM IST
Rather than stricter provisions, enforce the current law, be sensitive to victims, and ensure certainty of punishment
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2019 07:37 PM IST
Vigilante justice is growing. Address it through legislation and a change in mindset.
By Vipul Mudgal
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2019 06:05 PM IST
A study shows glaring gaps in Indian policing — from unfilled quotas of SC/STs to a dip in women officers.
Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2019 02:48 AM IST
Officials said that the campaign was aimed at offering legal and non-legal assistance to prisoners and their family members.
By Abhinav Sekhri
PUBLISHED ON AUG 01, 2019 07:58 PM IST
Pay more attention to ensure that the initial statements made by persons can be later used as evidence in court
Beijing | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2019 03:37 PM IST
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang Thursday said the largely peaceful protests were “an act that undermines Hong Kong’s stability.”
Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2019 02:56 PM IST
A ceremony will be held on Monday in the Dorotheenstadt cemetery in central Berlin, with descendants of the Nazi victims expected to attend, before the remains are finally laid to rest.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 07:06 AM IST
Bano’s legal battle of over 15 years began after the state police dismissed her case citing lack of evidence. The top court then ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation to take over in December 2003, who arrested all accused named by Bano .
New Delhi | By Abhishek Dey
PUBLISHED ON MAR 21, 2019 04:26 AM IST
Most of those who assaulted him were purportedly onlookers who sympathised with the traffic policeman who the Nigerian, named Prince, allegedly manhandled over a traffic violation.
By GS Bajpai
UPDATED ON MAR 22, 2019 04:22 PM IST
In the realm of judicial impact assessment, we have five core issues to examine
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha
PUBLISHED ON DEC 27, 2018 10:06 AM IST
With inter-operable criminal justice system (ICJS), an initiative of the apex court’s eCommittee, in place, the courts can access live data of FIRs and charge sheets from the police, provided both are ready, in electronic form in the police system. Judges will have access to details of cases, FIR numbers, names of the accused and details of arrest the moment they are uploaded into the system.