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Justice V R Krishna Iyer passes into the ages

Justice V R Krishna Iyer, a Left-leaning intellectual who had stood for the rights of the downtrodden and reinterpreted bail jurisprudence as a Supreme Court judge, died on Thursday, December 4.......

The 'Bhishma Pitamah' of Indian Justice

His approach to issues once prompted jurist Fali S Nariman to declare, 'When Krishna Iyer speaks, the nation listens.' Justice V R Krishna Iyer, whose pathbreaking verdicts humanised the law, was......

He believed that justice is possible in an unjust world

'I rejoice in the fact that Justice Iyer has left a legacy, after all, legacies no not reside in brick and mortar, but in living humans and there are many of us who have followed in his footsteps......

Justice Iyer apologises for attack on Rahul Gandhi

Former Supreme Court judge Justice V R Krishna Iyer, who had launched a scathing attack on Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, on Monday sent an apology letter to him. "Forgive me if I have......

'India can be changed by the new generation'

Fali Nariman, widely recognised as India's finest Constitutional lawyer, once said: 'When V R Krishna Iyer speaks, the nation listens.' Justice V R Krishna Iyer is now 91 years old. Even though he......

Of Bhopal and a democracy we can be proud of

The magnitude of outrage triggered by the miscarriage of justice in the Bhopal gas leak tragedy is a moment of truth for all of us, says Rajni Bakshi.How ironic that the film Rajneeti was released......

'Ayurveda under threat from western exploitation'

India could lose over $130 billion annually, if western countries were allowed to exploit and dilute ayurveda, one of the trusted age-old Indian medicine system, experts say. Expressing this......
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A Multi-Dimensional Stalwart

KOCHI: When lawyer K V Prakash approached Justice V R Krishna Iyer to make a documentary on his life, the latter got very excited. It was a couple... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/kochi/A-Multi-Dimensional-Stalwart/2015/07/02/article2896803.ece
Emergency's useful scars

A determined political class, most of which was imprisoned, enacted the 44th Amendment to the Constitution, which ensured that the fundamental... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/emergencys-useful-scars/
19-year-old killed in accident

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A 19-year-old boy was killed in an accident when the motorcycle he was riding was hit by a speeding truck... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/19yearold-killed-in-accident/article7369150.ece?ref=tpnews
Krishna Iyer memorial demanded

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Kerala High Court Advocates Association has demanded a memorial for Justice V.R. Krishna Iyer near the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/krishna-iyer-memorial-demanded/article7369201.ece
40 years on, those 21 months

Indira Gandhi addresses the nation in August 1975. She announced the Emergency in a similar address on June 26. (Below) The Indian Express of June... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/miscellaneous/40-years-on-those-21-months/90155/

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