Indu Malhotra

SC upholds Travancore royal family's rights to administer Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple

The verdict, pronounced by a division bench of Justices Indu Malhotra and UU Lalit ruled that an administrative committee headed by District Judge will continue to affair the management of the temple.

published on : 13th July 2020

SC grants Centre one more month to give permanent commission to all women Army officers

A bench headed by Justices D Y Chandrachud said that the Centre will have to comply with all its directions given in its verdict.

published on : 7th July 2020

Sabarimala verdict: Religious practices no-go area for courts, says Justice Indu Malhotra

Justice Malhotra, who was the lone dissenter, said it is not for the judiciary to decide which faith-related practices are to be struck down except in issues of social evils like 'Sati'.

published on : 28th September 2018

Section 377 verdict: Supreme Court legalises homosexuality

A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and comprising Rohinton Nariman, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra pronounced the verdict.

published on : 6th September 2018

Elevation of Justice KM Joseph: Government’s reasoning for rejecting Supreme Court collegium’s recommendation doesn’t hold water

The three reasons - regional representation, seniority and absence of SC/ST judges - cited by Centre for withholding the SC collegium’s recommendation to elevate Justice K M Joseph do not hold water.

published on : 27th April 2018

Tussle between judiciary and Centre reaches all-time high: Justice Joseph’s elevation spiked

Centre chose to accept the docket on senior advocate Indu Malhotra for elevation as a Supreme Court judge but spiked that on Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice K M Joseph.

published on : 27th April 2018

CJI says Centre within its right to send back recommendation for reconsideration; refuses to stay appointment of Indu Malhotra as SC judge

Supreme Court refused to stay Presidential warrant appointing senior woman lawyer Indu Malhotra as an apex court judge and termed the plea of advocates on it as "unimaginable."

published on : 26th April 2018

Reconsider recommendation on Justice K M Joseph's elevation, Centre tells Supreme Court collegium  

The move comes a day after government cleared appointment of senior advocate Indu Malhotra as Supreme Court judge and kept in abeyance a decision on Joseph,  who heads the Uttarakhand High Court.

published on : 26th April 2018

Indu Malhotra will become Supreme Court judge, government sits on KM Joseph’s file

the Centre on Wednesday cleared the name of senior lawyer Indu Malhotra as a judge of the Supreme Court. The decision comes three months after the collegium recommended her name along with

published on : 26th April 2018

Indu Malhotra to become first woman lawyer to be appointed as Supreme Court judge

Indu Malhotra will be the first woman judge to be appointed to the top post directly from the bar.

published on : 26th April 2018

Supreme Court berth to Justice K M Joseph and senior lawyer Indu Malhotra put on ice

Union law ministry sends back recommendations to the Collegium; CJI to hold fresh round of talks with big four today.

published on : 31st January 2018
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