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Katju links UPA govt to 'corrupt judge', sparks chaos in RS

Former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju, currently chairman of the Press Council of India, on Monday stirred a controversy by alleging that three ex-Chief Justices of India had compromised in......

Katju voices concern over SC verdict on convicted lawmakers

Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju on Saturday expressed reservation over the recent Supreme Court verdict, barring convicted lawmakers from contesting polls, saying it should be......

Lot of 'mediocre' journalists around: Katju

Justifying his decision to appoint a panel on fixing minimum qualification for journalists, Press Council Chairman Markandey Katju on Friday said the aim was not to "muzzle" the media but to......

Katju tears apart 'sons-of-the-soil' theory

Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju has trashed the "sons-of-the-soil" theory, saying people propagating such concept should be ostracised. "What is this sons-of-the-soil theory of some......

Will seek pardon for Sanjay Dutt, Zaibunnisa: Katju

Notwithstanding actor Sanjay Dutt's statement that he would not apply for mercy, Press Council of India chairman Justice (retd) Markandey Katju on Tuesday said that he would still go ahead and seek......

Deshpande to co-chair Obama's advisory council

India-born Gururaj Deshpande, chairman of Tejas Networks, A123 and Akshaya Patra, has been appointed co-chairman of United States President Barack Obama's National Advisory Council on Innovation......

Mukesh Ambani to head India-Russia CEOs' forum

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani will co-chair the India-Russia CEOs' Council, which was establishedin New Delhi on Wednesday to strengthen bilateral business cooperation in the areas of......

Murthy is chairman of Asia Business Council

In yet another recognition to India Inc's growing prowess, Infosys Technologies Ltd founder N R Narayana Murthy takes over as Chairman of the prestigious Asia Business Council.The Asia Business......

Gems and jewellery exports to rise

India’s diamond jewellery export is likely to see a rise in the coming months due to indications of revival in the economies of America and China, which together constitute two-thirds of......

America Inc cheers Satya Nadella's victory

"Satya Nadella is a perfect example of how appropriate, thoughtful immigration reform can benefit both our free-market democracies, says Ron Somers, president of the US-India Business Council.......

India flex muscle in ICC meet, threaten pull out over DRS

India has once again threatened to pull out of any tour in which the host country insists on using the Decision Review System, according to a report. According to a report in Espncricinfo, at......

IOC criticises BCCI for attacking press freedom

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has come down heavily on Indian cricket authorities for preventing a section of the international news media from covering the ongoing Test series between......

Sandeep Patil is chairman of selectors; Amarnath sacked

Former India batsmanSandeep Patil was appointedchairman of the national selection committee on Thursday, while Mohinder Amarnath was sacked after serving just a year on the panel. The 56-year-old......

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syed ilyas
Q. Do you agree with Justice Katju that the hyperactive nature of media and its greed for TRP is making it irresponsible ?
Syed Ilyas:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-agree-with-justice-katju-that-the-hyperactive-nature-/25378458/answers/

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. MARKANDEY KATJU CHAIRMAN OF PRESS COUNCIL OF INDIA FIRST WROTE GOVERNOR OF MAHARASTRA TO GRANT PARDON TO SANJAY DUTTA NOW HE HAS WRITTEN FOR JAIBUNISA QAZI CONVICTED FOR 5 YRS FOR SAME OFFENCE TO PARDON HER, WHAT WILL HAPPEN IF CRIMINALS ARE PARDONED LIKE THAT, WHY KATJU IS DOING SO?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. Justice Markandey Katju is the Chairman of Press Council of India. He has been critical of political and non-political issues of late and what he...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/markandey-katju-chairman-of-press-council-of-india-first-wro/25302530/answers/25378503

sigma
Q. Identify the Person M Katju
Sigma:  A. Ever since Katju Sahab has become chairman of PCI he is issuing controversial statements.And he is maintaining a certain line which is giving...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/identify-the-person-m-katju/23661719/answers/25302588

radhakrishnan
Q. Don't give Bharat Ratna to Sachin: KatjuCricketers such as Sachin Tendulkar should not be honoured with the Bharat Ratna as the demand to give the award to filmstars and cricket players spoke of 'the low cultural level', Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju said on Saturday.--What is your take on this ?
Radhakrishnan:  A. Honble Mr. Justice M. Katju,retd Judge,Supreme Court and now Chairman, Press Council of India, more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/dont-give-bharat-ratna-to-sachin-katjucricketers-such-as-sac/22803798/answers/23661817

afsa kausar
Q. Do we need Sachin and Rekha in the Rajya Sabha?
Afsa Kausar:  A. he's correct it should be given to people who make a differnce in other's people's live's like THE DOCTOR WHO STARTED A BONE BANK - 1st in the world, etc , more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-we-need-sachin-and-rekha-in-the-rajya-sabha/22713209/answers/22803815

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Maharashtra govt orders probe into force-feeding incident, Shiv Sena expresses regret

Zee Media Bureau/ Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday ordered an inquiry into complaints made by MPs from the state... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/nation/maharashtra-govt-orders-probe-into-force-feeding-incident-shiv-sena-expresses-regret_949621.html
Selecting justice

Amid growing concerns about political pressure on the appointment or extension of judges, the government has indicated that it intends to move... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/selecting-justice-114072301697_1.html
All India Bar Association

CHENNAI: The All India Bar Association (AIBA) has demanded Justice Markandey Katju's removal as chairman of the Press Council of India. "We demand... ...

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Now, bar association comes out against Markandey Katju

Summary A lawyers' body today criticised retired Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju saying he has "lowered the dignity"... A... ...

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Opposition questions BJP`s silence on Maha Sadan incident, demands probe

Zee Media Bureau/ New Delhi: The Opposition Members of Parliament on Wednesday wrote a letter to Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan seeking a probe... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/nation/opposition-questions-bjp-s-silence-on-maha-sadan-incident-demands-probe_949621.html

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