Niti Aayog for ‘judicial performance index’ to check pendency

The Niti Aayog has suggested introduction of a ‘judicial performance index’ to check delay in trial and address the issue of pendency of cases. Asserting that corruption cases get held up in the judicial system inordinately, the policy think-tank has also recommended putting a time-limit for processing them. In its draft three-year action agenda (for […]

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CMs and CJs of HCs to discuss judicial reforms and pendency of cases

Judicial reforms to tackle over 2.6 crore cases pending in courts and ensure speedy trial would be among critical issues to be debated upon at a conference of Chief Ministers and Chief Justices of High Courts beginning here tomorrow. The three-day conference, to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, is likely to […]

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