Do nominated members of Rajya Sabha have voting rights

ranjangogoiNew Delhi, Mar 17: Former chief justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi was nominated to the Rajya Sabha. The issue has been heavily debated since and both Congress and the BJP have traded charges at each other.

Justice Gogoi’s name was proposed after the term of K T S Tulsi came to an end in February.

Is Justice Gogoi the first former CJI to make it to the Rajya Sabha?

ranjan gogoiNew Delhi, Mar 17: A controversy has erupted after former Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi was nominated to the Rajya Sabha.

The Opposition has asked if this is quid pro quo. Justice Gogoi presided over important matters such as Rafale and the Ayodhya case. However Justice Gogoi is not the first former CJI to make it to the Rajya Sabha.

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Why CJI will have a hectic last few days before he retires on November 17

ranjan gogoiNew Delhi, Oct 29: Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi has a hectic last few days in office. The CJI will have to deliver three very crucial verdicts before he retires on November 17.

Apart from the crucial Ayodhya case, Justice Gogoi would have to pronounce orders in the Sabarimala and Rafale case as well.

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Justice Gogoi takes over as CJI today: Here are the major verdicts passed by him

ranjangogoiNew Delhi, Oct 3: Justice Ranjan Gogoi will take over as the 46th Chief Justice of India today. He takes over from Justice Dipak Misra who retired on October 2 after passing a string of verdicts that included the constitutional validity of Aadhaar, adultery law, the Sabarimala Temple issue among others.

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Justice Gogoi likely to be next CJI: Law ministry seeks recommendation

New Delhi, Aug 29: Who will be the next Chief Justice of India. Justice Ranjan Gogoi who hails from Assam could well be in line to succeed Justice Dipak Misra as the next CJI.

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Convention breached just twice: How is the Chief Justice of India appointed

There has been speculation galore whether Justice Ranjan Gogoi will be appointed as the next Chief Justice of India. Union Law Minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad said, when the incumbent names the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court as his successor as per convention, the executive will take a call.

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Supreme Court quashes criminal proceedings against MS Dhoni

dhoniNew Delhi, Sep 5: In a major relief for India’s ODI captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the Supreme Court today (September 5) quashed a criminal case against him. A case had been filed against Dhoni after he was depicted as Lord Vishnu on a magazine cover.
Dhoni says he did not pose as ‘God’ While holding that the procedure contemplated for initiating such a criminal case was not complied with a Bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi, quashed the criminal case against Dhoni. The bench also stated that the trial court had erred in summoning Dhoni without following the due process of law.

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