Union Cabinet to decide on `one rank, one pension` for HC judges

The Union Cabinet is likely to take a call on Wednesday on the long-pending demand of high court judges of `one rank, one pension`.

Hearing on high court judges' plea for equal pension deferred in SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday deferred hearing on a petition by former high court judges who were appointed directly from among practising lawyers, seeking pension and other benefits on par with those judges who came through the judicial service.

SC upholds conviction of Kerala leader for pejorative

The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the conviction of Kerala CPM leader MV Jayarajan for calling state high court judges "idiots", but reduced the sentence from six months to four months.

Govt examining proposal to change judges` appointment system

A proposal to change the existing system of appointment of judges in the Supreme Court and the High Court is "under active consideration", Law Minister Ravishankar Prasad said in Rajya Sabha on Friday.

Three new Orissa HC judges sworn-in

Three new judges were administered oath as additional judges of the Orissa High Court here Thursday.

Four new Judges sworn in Kerala HC

Four new Judges were Tuesday sworn in the
Kerala High Court today taking the strength of the bench to 31.

In `public interest`, CJI to transfer 20 judges

The transfers would be the biggest in 17 years involving HC judges.

Dinakaran on hold, 4 other HC CJs elevated as SC judges

With Karnataka Chief Justice P
D Dinakaran`s appointment put on hold, four High Court Chief
Justices were on Tuesday sworn in as judges of the Supreme Court
taking its total strength to 26.

Just 45 women as HC judges, not one in SC: Times of India

The Supreme Court and various high courts regularly hear petitions lamenting that a particular section of society is inadequately
represented in service or in education.