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This week’s list of good reads includes a memoir, a meditation on villainy, and a funny career guide(Meril Anand)

HT Picks: The Most Interesting Reads of the Week

Hindustan Times | By HT Team
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2018 09:59 PM IST
This week’s list of good reads includes the memoir of a highly respected legal voice, a meditation on villainy through a study of characters in the Mahabharata that’s aimed at corporations, and a funny career guide to help you navigate the workplace
The Supreme Court of India.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
The Supreme Court of India.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Chief Justice of India master of roster, has authority to allocate cases, says Supreme Court

New Delhi | By Agencies
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2018 11:42 PM IST
The apex court was hearing a petition of former law minister Shanti Bhushan challenging the existing roster practice of allocation of cases in the apex court by the Chief Justice of India.
A view of Supreme Court building in New Delhi, India.(HT File Photo)
A view of Supreme Court building in New Delhi, India.(HT File Photo)

Supreme Court directs Centre to decide time frame for appointing Lokpal

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2018 11:56 PM IST
The court said the competent authority will file an affidavit indicating the steps and the time each step will take in the course of the appointment of the Lokpal
View of Supreme Court, New Delhi, India.(AP File Photo)
View of Supreme Court, New Delhi, India.(AP File Photo)

SC reserves order on Shanti Bhushan’s PIL on allocation of cases

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2018 02:50 PM IST
Attorney General K K Venugopal opposed Bhushan’s PIL before a bench comprising Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan and said the exercise of allocation of cases has to be done by one person and that has to be the CJI.
CJI Dipak Misra has been named as one of the respondents in the PIL along with the registrar of the Supreme Court.(PTI File Photo)
CJI Dipak Misra has been named as one of the respondents in the PIL along with the registrar of the Supreme Court.(PTI File Photo)

Shanti Bhushan moves SC over Chief Justice’s authority as master of roster

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2018 10:23 PM IST
Shanti Bhushan stated that the “master of roster” cannot be unguided and unbridled discretionary power, exercised arbitrarily by the Chief Justice of India.
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