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Jan 13, 2018
Indu Malhotra's potential appointment to SC is historic, but lack of gender diversity in judiciary worrisomeIndu Malhotra’s potential appointment, while nothing short of historic, reveals a deeply ingrained issue in the judiciary — the lack of gender diversity.
Jan 12, 2018
SC collegium's pick Indu Malhotra was second woman after Justice Leela Seth to be senior advocate in apex courtIndu Malhotra, who was designated as a senior advocate in 2007, would be the first woman lawyer to be directly appointed as a judge of the top court, instead of being elevated from a high court.
Dec 07, 2017
SC promotes 25 additional high court judges to permanent judgeships, elevates 19 lawyers to the bench at 3 HCsSC collegium has recommended the appointment of 25 additional judges as permanent judges in 5 high courts and elevated 19 lawyers as judges in three high courts.
Oct 07, 2017
Supreme Court collegium to make its appointment process public in a bid to increase transparencyIn a bid to bring in transparency in its proceedings, the Supreme Court collegium has decided to upload on the apex court website the decisions taken by it, including on elevation, transfer and confirmation of judges
Jun 18, 2017
Delhi HC dismisses plea seeking to restrain SC collegium from recommending judges to higher judiciaryDelhi High Court has dismissed a plea seeking rehearing of a petition to restrain the Supreme Court collegium from recommending names to the higher judiciary.
Nov 28, 2016
Judiciary-government spat over appointment of judges spells imminent crisis for IndiaWho would blink first in the judicial appointments issue — the executive or the judiciary? If both remain inflexible, India is headed for a constitutional crisis
May 04, 2016
SC Collegium recommends elevation of 4 names to apex courtThe Supreme Court Collegium has recommended elevation of three High Court Chief Justices and a senior lawyer to the apex court
Nov 04, 2015
Transparency is hallmark of collegium's procedure, says Supreme Court, but rules out major changesAs Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar said that the "transparency is the hallmark of the procedure to be followed by the collegium", Justice Lokur wanted to know the "extent of transparency".
Apr 30, 2015
NJAC: SC's mandate is to interpret the constitution, not try and rewrite itThe SC bench which is examining the validity of the NJAC law should also look at whether its self-created collegium system had breached the constitution's basic features and mandate
Jul 30, 2014
Katju puts judicial commission back in focus, but is it better than a collegium?The cry against the collegium system of appointing judges only became shriller when former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju referred to the promotion of an allegedly corrupt judge at the Madras High Court due to political pressure and lack of appropriate action by the then top echelons of the judiciary.