Arjun Ram Meghwal, the new law minister, had introduced a private member bill against a Delhi High Court judgment decriminalising homosexuality
Arjun Ram Meghwal had presented a private member bill in the Lok Sabha against the Delhi Court judgement in favour of homosexuality.
Arjun Ram Meghwal replaces Kiren Rijiju as Union Minister of Law and Justice, Rijiju made the Minister of Earth Sciences
In place of Kiren Rijiju, Meghwal has been assigned the independent charge of Minister of State in the Ministry of Law and Justice
Some retired judges are part of ‘anti-India gang’, trying to turn judiciary against the govt: Law minister Kiren Rijiju
Kiren Rijiju said that there is a small number of retired judges and activists who want the judiciary to play the role of an opposition party.
Kiren Rijiju lamented how the Indian Judiciary is routinely criticised on social media, often using abusive language.
7 posts of Supreme Court judges, 333 posts of HC judges vacant: Law Minister Rijiju informs in Parliament
"142 proposals recommended by the High Court Collegiums are at various stages of processing. Out of these 142, 4 proposals are pending with the Supreme Court Collegium and 138 are under various stages of processing in the Government," he added.
‘I am Sad’: Law Minister Kiren Rijiju expresses displeasure after opposition interrupts introduction of new ministers by PM Modi in Parliament
Union Minister Kiren Rijiju said he was sad as opposition parties did not let PM Modi to introduce him as the first Law Minister of the country from a tribal community.
Dalit converting to Christianity and Islam not eligible for reservation benefits: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
The Union Law Minister was responding to a question in Rajya Sabha when he asserted that only Dalits from Indic faiths will be eligible to receive reservation benefits. The Supreme Court had upheld the same in 2015.
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad points out how judiciary’s independence was compromised by the ‘ecosystem’ decades earlier
Ravi Shankar Prasad launched a scathing attack on the recent trend of the opposition of launching vicious attacks on the judiciary
Law Ministry charts a comprehensive plan to get rid of pending rape and POCSO cases in 1 year with 1023 fast-track courts
Law Ministry plans to setup 1023 Fast Track Court across the country to dispose of the pending rape and POCSO Act cases
Modi ministers in five years – Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law Justice and Minister of Electronics and Information Technology
A look at the achievements of ministries under Ravi Shankar Prasad
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