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Notice to Katju on petition against his comments on beef

Allahabad: A court here has issued notice toretired Supreme Court judge Justice Markandey Katju on a petition accusing him of having made “objectionable” remarks with regard to consumption of beef in his blog posts. Additional Sessions Judge Shuchi Srivastava passed the order on the review petition of advocate Rakesh Nath Pandey, who alleged that Justice

Justice Katju wrote an impassioned ‘love’ note to ailing CM Jayalalithaa

New Delhi: Former Supreme Court Justice Markandey Katju wrote an impassioned ‘love’ note to the ailing Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Jayalalithaa, who has been admitted at the Apollo Hospitals.In the Facebook post, Katju wrote:  Jayalalitha is a sherni, and her opponents are langoors. She will recover and be back to work. Letter by Markandey Katju

Katju booked for sedition for comments on Bihar

Patna: As the row over his remarks on Bihar raged on, former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju has been booked on sedition charge following a complaint by a JD(U) MLC againt his online post that Kashmir should be offered to Pakistan on the condition that it takes Bihar too. Another complaint was also filed today

JD-U legislator files FIR against Katju

Patna: A Janata Dal-United MLC in Bihar has filed an FIR against former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju for his sarcastic comment about Bihar on social media. Neeraj Kumar on Tuesday said he has lodged an FIR against Katju as his comment hurt 10.5 crore Biharis, living in the state, in India and abroad. Offering a

Lodha Reforms are illegal and unconstitutional: Justice Katju

New Delhi: The Supreme Court verdict on BCCI reforms today came under a sharp attack from former apex court judge Markandey Katju, who termed the reforms as “unconstitutional and illegal.” Katju, who has been appointed by the BCCI to advice on SC verdict on implementation of Justice Lodha committee recommendations, also advised the Board to