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Jan 09, 2017
Madras HC judge CS Karnan to appear in Supreme Court and argue against his transferSitting High Court judge, CS Karnan has written to the Supreme Court and will appear next month to argue against the collegium's mandate to transfer him.
Dec 19, 2016
Justice JS Khehar appointed 44th Chief Justice of India by President Pranab MukherjeeJustice Khehar's appointment assumes importance as doubts were raised that he might be superseded by the government.
Nov 04, 2016
No sudden increase in judicial vacancies; MoP deadlock not the only snag: SourcesDuring last 10 years, number of vacancies in high courts has varied from 265 to 280. Similarly, the working strength of judges has remained almost the same
Oct 18, 2016
Supreme Court dignifies Justice Katju’s Facebook post with a debate: Was it necessary?There is no convincing enough reason for why any court should spare any amount of its precious time in engaging with a criticism such as by Markandey Katju.
Sep 15, 2016
Judiciary must introspect rather than tussle with the executive over the collegium systemIt’s now obvious to everybody that not everything is fine with the collegium system.
Sep 14, 2016
No logjam in appointments, transfer of judges for higher judiciary: Centre tells SCAsserting that there is "no blame game" or "logjam" in appointments and transfer of judges for higher judiciary, the Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the high courts have "pretty much delayed" starting the process.
Sep 03, 2016
CJI T S Thakur hopes to 'sort out' issues raised by Justice ChelameswarChief Justice of India T S Thakur on Saturday expressed hope that the controversy arising out of the refusal of Justice J Chelameswar to take part in Collegium meetings would be sorted out.
Sep 03, 2016
Judicial appointments: Justice Chelameswar's 'no' to collegium meetings is a call for reformsWhile there is no denying that the present system can be reformed and can be ‘cured’ of its deficiency, it is only possible when there is acceptance of the problem.
Aug 17, 2016
In revised MoP, govt removes cap on appointment of lawyers as Supreme Court judgesThe government has acceded to some demands of the collegium including removing the cap on the number of jurists and lawyers who can be appointed to the Supreme Court as judges, even though it has hardened its stand on certain key clauses of a document which guides the process of appointments to the higher judiciary.
Aug 17, 2016
Modi govt's signal to judiciary to fall in line will only enhance credibility of legal systemThe stubbornness of Modi government in dealing with the judiciary will only further enhance the credibility of the judiciary in the eyes of the common man of this country.