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Justice DY Chandrachud sworn-in as 50th CJI


New Delhi: President Droupadi Murmu administered the oath of office to Justice D Y Chandrachud as the 50th Chief Justice of India. Justice Chandrachud took the oath at a ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, which was attended by Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Law Minister Kiren Rijiju, former Chief Justice of...

Plea challenging Chandrachud’s appointment as CJI dismissed


New Delhi: The Supreme Court has dismissed a plea against the appointment of Justice DY Chandrachud as the next Chief Justice of India and said the entire petition was "misconceived". The bench, led by CJI UU Lalit, dismissed the plea which cited certain judicial orders and alleged conflict of interest. Justice Chandrachud, the CJI-designate, will take...

D Y Chandrachud set to be Chief Justice of India


New Delhi: Chief Justice of India (CJI) U U Lalit on October 11, recommended the name of D Y Chandrachud, the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court, to the Union government as his successor. CJI Lalit submitted his letter of recommendation after the Union government, on October 7, sent him a letter seeking his recommendation for...