Supreme Court collegium

68 names recommended by collegium set to be appointed as HC judges soon: Sources

The appointments will not happen in one go and will take place in batches, the sources indicated.

published on : 5th October 2021

Supreme Court Collegium recommends re-transfer of Justice Joymalya Bagchi from Andhra HC to Calcutta HC

Justice Bagchi, who was elevated as a judge of the Calcutta HC in 2011, was transferred to the Andhra Pradesh HC earlier this year.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Supreme Court collegium recommends transfer of six more HC judges

The statement said Justice Subhash Chand of the Allahabad High Court has been recommended to be sent to the Jharkhand High Court.

published on : 21st September 2021

New Chief Justices for Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra among SC collegium’s picks

Whether the Centre will accept the recommendation remains to be seen, as it had spiked an earlier proposal to appoint him as chief justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court. 

published on : 18th September 2021

Appointment of HC judges is made after considering seniority, merit: SC

Supreme Court said this while imposing a cost of Rs 5 lakh on an advocate for abusing the court proceedings by trying to stop the elevation of a judge.

published on : 5th September 2021

SC collegium OKs about 70 names for HC vacancies 

They include reiteration of recommendation to govt for elevation of 12 to five high courts

published on : 4th September 2021

Govt returned 14 names recommended by collegium for elevation as High Court judges

The names for elevation were made for the high courts of Delhi, Calcutta, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka and Kerala, the sources said without elaborating.

published on : 31st August 2021

Calcutta HC judge Kaushik Chanda, caught in Mamata's crosshairs, now elevated by Collegium

Justice Chanda had on July 7 recused himself from hearing a petition by the Trinamool Congress chief challenging the election of Leader of the Opposition Suvendu Adhikari.

published on : 19th August 2021

Collegium recommends nine names, including three women, for appointment as SC judges

Senior advocate and former Additional Solicitor General P S Narasimha, whose name if cleared, would became the sixth lawyer to be elevated to the apex court bench directly from the Bar.

published on : 18th August 2021

SC Collegium recommends nine names, including 3 woman judges, to Centre for appointment as judges

Significantly, no appointment has been made after the superannuation of the then CJI Ranjan Gogoi on March 19, 2019.

published on : 18th August 2021

Supreme Court Collegium recommends appointment of five advocates as Delhi HC judges

The Collegium has deferred its decision on the proposal for elevation of four other advocates -- Krishnendu Datta, Saurabh Kirpal, Priya Kumar, and Sanjoy Ghose.

published on : 6th September 2018

Supreme Court Collegium meets to discuss Justice K M Joseph's elevation

Supreme Court Collegium met today to deliberate on several issues, including reconsidering the name of Uttarakhand Chief Justice K M Joseph for elevation to the top court.

published on : 16th May 2018

Prepared to do 'ekla chalo', reiterate Justice Joseph’s elevation: Congress

Going a step ahead, Congress said the collegium could even slap a contempt of court notice on the government if it does not follow the recommendation a second time.

published on : 28th 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

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