collegium

Govt awaits recommendations to fill vacancies in Supreme Court, HCs

The first vacancy in the Supreme Court arose following the retirement of Justice Ranjan Gogoi in November 2019 as the Chief Justice of India.

published on : 16th May 2021

Will new collegium pave the way for first woman CJI?

Under these circumstances, the decision made by the new collegium is crucial to fix the gender imbalance in the judiciary.

published on : 19th April 2021

Decide on Collegium’s recommendations in a 'reasonable timeframe', SC tells government

The bench said judges should not be made to feel insecure because of that and there should be clarity about their tenure. 

published on : 16th April 2021

Centre should act upon collegium recommendations within reasonable time: SC

A bench of Chief Justice Bobde and Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Surya Kant took note of delay on part of the central government in acting on the collegium's recommendations.

published on : 26th March 2021

SC collegium recommends 13 names for appointment as Bombay HC judges

The judicial officers, whose elevation has been recommended by the collegium are - Rajesh N Laddha, Sanjay G Mehare, G A Sanap and S G Dige.

published on : 19th March 2021

SC Collegium decides to elevate senior advocate, two judicial officers as Karnataka HC judges

The senior advocate is Aditya Sondhi and the two judicial officers are Rajendra Badamikar and Khazi Jayabunnisa Mohiuddin.

published on : 5th February 2021

SC Collegium approves appointment of four Additional Judges of Karnataka HC as Permanent Judges 

The Collegium headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde in a meeting held on December 16, 2020 approved the proposal which was was uploaded on the apex court website on Wednesday.

published on : 20th January 2021

Judiciary has held its own in the recent years

While the document and its majesty have grown on us over the years, it is also fair to say that, largely, the nation and its institutions have also grown with it.

published on : 3rd December 2020

SC collegium recommends elevation of Justice B P Dharmadhikari as CJ of Bombay HC

The decision was taken at a meeting held on February 24 by the collegium, headed by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde.

published on : 26th February 2020

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

Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha says collegium system a blotch on Indian Democracy

Upendra slammed the collegium system for appointment of judges, saying that the gates for aspiring judges from certain communities in this country are shut.

published on : 21st May 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

Justice Chelameswar battles for more transparency in collegium meetings

Batting for more transparency in collegium meetings, Justice J Chelameswar today said a proper performance assessment of high court judges for elevation to the top court was hardly done.

published on : 9th April 2018
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