supreme court collegium]
In its meeting held on Wednesday, the collegium approved the proposal for elevation of 16 names — six judicial officers and 10 advocates as judges of the four high courts.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 01:32 AM IST
The reiterations include four names for the Calcutta high court; two for the Jammu & Kashmir high court; two for the Karnataka high court, and one for the Rajasthan high court.
Updated on Sep 04, 2021 01:12 AM IST
- A one-page statement, published on the Supreme Court website, has listed out the nine names shortlisted by the collegium in the meeting held on Tuesday evening. HT reported the nine names.
Published on Aug 19, 2021 01:45 AM IST
As on date, the government has a total of 40 names to clear as judges after the Supreme Court collegium recommended them while another 72 other names forwarded by various high courts are also pending with the union ministry of law and justice.
Published on Feb 08, 2021 01:09 AM IST
- Justice Ganediwala’s fate hangs in the balance since her tenure as an additional judge ends on February 12.
Published on Jan 31, 2021 03:38 PM IST
Justice Ganediwala’s fate hangs in the balance since her tenure as an additional judge ends on February 12, and if the SC collegium, headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, decides not to extend her term as an additional judge, she will cease to be a judge.
Updated on Jan 31, 2021 04:59 AM IST
- Justice Pushpa Ganediwala recently acquitted a man accused of groping a 12-year-old girl's breast because he did not make skin-to-skin contact and days earlier, ruled that holding the hands of a five-year-old girl and unzipping the trousers do not amount to "sexual assault" under the POCSO Act.
Published on Jan 30, 2021 05:13 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi
During the period since Bhat’s name was first recommended on August 23, 2016, the Supreme Court collegium passed resolutions three times recommending his elevation, the latest on October 15, 2019.
Updated on May 19, 2020 10:12 PM IST
By Murali Krishnan
Armed with Intelligence Bureau reports, the Supreme Court collegium, comprising the top three judges of the Supreme Court, passed a resolution clearing the appointment of the advocates.
Updated on Oct 05, 2019 02:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Ashok Bagriya
The Supreme Court collegium is a body of the country’s top judges, headed by the Chief Justice of India, which appoints judges.
Updated on Jul 13, 2018 11:22 AM IST
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By Jatin Gandhi
The Delhi HC has been functioning with an acting chief justice for over a year now. As of May 26, there were 71,704 cases pending in the court
Updated on May 27, 2018 07:04 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
The collegium comprises Chief Justice Dipak Misra and four senior most Judges -- Justice J. Chelameswar, Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Justice Madan Lokur and Justice Kurian Joseph.
Updated on May 18, 2018 08:55 PM IST
Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
Justices AK Sikri, SA Bobde, NV Ramana, Arun Mishra and AK Goel will hear the petition. The bench does not have the five senior most judges of the court, including CJI Misra .
Updated on May 07, 2018 11:28 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha
Sibal says NJAC would’ve made judiciary ‘another arm of govt’; executive appointing judges in no-collegium era of 1970s is incomparable with today’s ‘assertive’ regime.
Updated on May 06, 2018 11:32 PM IST
The Central government wants the collegium to reconsider Justice KM Joseph’s elevation to the Supreme Court.
Updated on May 02, 2018 12:40 PM IST
The government had on April 26 declined to accept the recommendation of the Collegium and asked it to reconsider Justice KM Joseph’s name.
Updated on May 01, 2018 10:24 PM IST
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
He will replace chief justice SJ Vazifdar, who retires on May 3.
Updated on Apr 27, 2018 09:31 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
The government is of the view that the Supreme Court flouted its own guidelines for inquiring into sexual harassment matters that it had laid down in the Vishakha case.
Updated on Mar 30, 2018 11:46 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jatin Gandhi