Dipak Misra Current Affairs, GK & News
Supreme Court declares Centre’s flagship Aadhaar scheme as constitutionally valid for filing of IT returns and allotment of PAN
On September 26, the Supreme Court of India (SCI) declared the Centre’s flagship Aadhaar scheme as constitutionally valid for filing of IT returns and allotment of Permanent Account Number (PAN), but struck down some of its provisions including its linking with bank accounts, mobile phones and school admissions. A 5-judge constitution bench headed by Chief ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: 15 Lakh ki Legal Notice • Aadhaar • Biometrics • Dipak Misra • Government • Government of India • Identification • Identity documents of India • India • JAM Yojana • National identification numbers • Permanent account number
Under article 124 of the constitution, President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed Justice Ranjan Gogoi as the 46th Chief Justice of India (CJI). He will assume office after the current CJI Dipak Misra retires on October 2. He will have tenure of 13 months – till November 17, 2019. Currently, Justice Gogoi is heading the ..
Topics: Chief Justice of India • Dinesh Maheshwari • Dipak Misra • Gogoi • Government of India • Judiciary of India • Law in India • Ranjan Gogoi • Supreme Court of India • Supreme Court of India crisis
In a landmark judgement on September 6, the Supreme Court of India (SCI) struck down Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and decriminalized homosexuality. The five-judge Constitution Bench, led by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra unanimously scrapped a 156-year old colonial-era law banning gay sex that was punishable by a jail ..
Topics: Buggery Act • Crime against nature • Dipak Misra • Human sexuality • Indian Penal Code • Law • Legal history • LGBT Rights in India • Same-sex sexuality • Section 377 • Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code • Sex laws
Justice Ranjan Gogoi, the son of former Assam chief minister Keshab Chandra Gogoi, will become the 46th Chief Justice of India (CJI), after the current CJI Dipak Misra retires on October 2. He will have tenure of 13 months – till November 17, 2019. As per convention, the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court has ..
Justice Ranjan Gogoi will be become 46th Chief Justice of India succeeding incumbent Dipak Misra. His name was recommended incumbent CJI Dipak Misra by following convention of recommending next senior most Supreme Court judge. With this, Justice Ranjan Gogoi will become first CJI from north-eastern region. He will have tenure of about 13 months, from ..