Last Updated : Jan 19 2019 8:32PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi inaugurates National Museum of Indian Cinema            Women to get 20% jobs in Military Police, says Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman            EAM Sushma Swaraj says terrorism is most serious challenge towards international peace, security            PM Modi lays foundation stone of Medical College in Silvassa            Indian Challenge ends at Malaysia Masters as Saina Nehwal loses to Carolina Marin of Spain in semifinal           

National News

Sep 13, 2018
9:20PM

Justice Ranjan Gogoi to be next Chief Justice of India

@DDNews
Justice Ranjan Gogoi will be the next Chief Justice of India. Law Ministry today notified the appointment of Justice Gogoi. 

He will succeed Chief Justice Dipak Misra, who will retire on 2nd of next month. Justice Gogoi is the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court after Chief Justice Misra.

He will assume charge on 3rd October and will have a tenure of nearly 13 months.

Justice Gogoi joined the Bar in 1978 and practised mainly in the Gauhati High Court. He was appointed as Permanent Judge of Gauhati High Court in February 2001. 

He was transferred to Punjab and Haryana High Court in 2010 and later was appointed as Chief Justice there. He was elevated as Judge of the Supreme Court in April 2012.
 

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 19 (Jan) Midday News 19 (Jan) News at Nine 18 (Jan) Hourly 19 (Jan) (2000hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 19 (Jan) दोपहर समाचार 19 (Jan) समाचार संध्या 18 (Jan) प्रति घंटा समाचार 19 (Jan) (1900hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 19 (Jan) Khabrein(Day) 19 (Jan) Khabrein(Eve) 18 (Jan)
Aaj Savere 19 (Jan) Parikrama 19 (Jan) Lok Ruchi Samachar 13 (Jan)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 19 (Jan) Samayki 18 (Jan) Sports Scan 18 (Jan) Spotlight/News Analysis 18 (Jan)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 17 (Jan) Surkhiyon Mein 17 (Jan) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 16 (Jan) Vaad-Samvaad 15 (Jan) Money Talk 15 (Jan) Current Affairs 18 (Jan)