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Senior advocate Indu Malhotra set to be Supreme Court judge

Senior advocate Indu Malhotra set to be Supreme Court judge

The government is learnt to have cleared the appointment of senior advocate Indu Malhotra as a judge of the Supreme Court.

Apr 26, 2018, 00:44 AM IST
Fractured face of top judiciary will dent credibility: Retiring SC judge

Fractured face of top judiciary will dent credibility: Retiring SC judge

A retiring Supreme Court Judge on Friday stressed the need for projecting a united face of the higher judiciary in India.

Feb 24, 2018, 00:45 AM IST
Credibility of Supreme Court ruined, laments former top judge

Credibility of Supreme Court ruined, laments former top judge

Sodhi said that the public appeal made by the four rebel judges put CJI Misra in a poor light

Jan 14, 2018, 14:01 PM IST
Bail to Ryan trustees; SC judge recuses from hearing appeal

Bail to Ryan trustees; SC judge recuses from hearing appeal

The moment hearing commenced, Justice U U Lalit, who was sitting with senior judge Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel, said he would not be part of the bench which would hear the matter.

Dec 01, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
It's woman's choice to have a baby or not, it is her right: SC judge

It's woman's choice to have a baby or not, it is her right: SC judge

"When we talk of reproductive rights in this country, then there is hardly any choice so far as the woman is concerned ...I can't help but wonder how we as humans have failed humanity,” he said.

Feb 11, 2017, 17:33 PM IST

Plea against Shahabuddin's bail: SC Judge recuses himself

A Supreme Court Judge Justice UU Lalit on Monday recused himself from hearing a plea of the mother of three youths who were brutally killed by henchmen of controversial RJD leader Mohd Shahabuddin seeking cancellation of bail granted to him in the case in which he has already been sentenced to life.

Nov 07, 2016, 19:13 PM IST
We will sort it out, says CJI after SC judge dubs collegium system 'opaque', 'non-transparent'

We will sort it out, says CJI after SC judge dubs collegium system 'opaque', 'non-transparent'

Justice Thakur's brief response came when he was asked about Justice J Chelameswar's refusal to take part in Collegium meetings on the grounds they were functioning in an "opaque" and "non-transparent" manner.

Sep 03, 2016, 20:39 PM IST

SC judge recommends more vulnerable witness rooms

More and more states should establish vulnerable witness rooms in their courts, Justice Madan B. Lokur of the Supreme Court said on Tuesday.

Apr 26, 2016, 22:30 PM IST

Utilise ADR services to bring down pendency of cases: SC judge

SC judge Justice FM Ibrahim Kalifulla said the subordinate judiciary lags in referring cases to mediation forums. 

Jan 09, 2016, 19:58 PM IST

It's a killing job as an SC judge: Justice Khehar

Justice Khehar said that it is a fact that 20 years will be too tough for a person to be a judge and "they have to stop somewhere".

Nov 03, 2015, 21:30 PM IST

No proposal to increase Supreme Court's strength: Govt

There is no proposal to increase the number of Supreme Court judges but steps have been taken to raise the number of judges in the 24 High Courts by 25 per cent, the government informed Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

Nov 25, 2014, 16:35 PM IST

Hate speech laws not being effectively executed: SC Judge

The root of the problem in tackling the menace of hate speech is not absence of laws but lack of their effective execution, Supreme Court Judge Justice B S Chauhan said today.

May 08, 2014, 22:50 PM IST

Bold, pro-active Justice GS Singhvi retires as SC judge

Justice GS Singhvi retired on Wednesday after delivering his last judgement upholding gay sex as a criminal offence.

Dec 11, 2013, 21:49 PM IST

Law intern issue: Committee intends to complete probe at earliest

The three-judge committee, set up to probe the allegations of sexual harassment of a law intern by a recently-retired Supreme Court judge, on Tuesday said that it is focusing on the matter "with all seriousness" and intends to complete the inquiry at the earliest.

Nov 26, 2013, 20:15 PM IST

Gujarat Cong seeks probe by sitting SC Judge in snooping row

Gujarat Congress demanded a probe by a sitting SC judge in the raging snooping scandal and asked CM Narendra Modi to come clean on the issue.

Nov 21, 2013, 00:05 AM IST

Law intern did not turn up for recording of statement

A woman intern, who has alleged sexual harassment by a recently-retired Supreme Court judge, did not turn up for recording of her statement before the three-judge committee.

Nov 20, 2013, 22:47 PM IST

Woman lawyer charges senior advocate of making advances

Another woman lawyer has come with a charge against an unnamed senior advocate of making advances which were "in the nature of sexual interest".

Nov 18, 2013, 21:38 PM IST

Plea in court seeking FIR against retired SC judges

A social activist has moved a court here for registration of an FIR against two former Supreme Court judges, against whom two law interns have leveled allegations of sexual harassment.

Nov 16, 2013, 21:35 PM IST

Plea in court seeking FIR against retired SC judges

A social activist has moved a court here for registration of an FIR against two former Supreme Court judges, against whom two law interns have leveled allegations of sexual harassment.

Nov 16, 2013, 21:35 PM IST

SC to probe alleged sexual harassment of lawyer

The Supreme Court on Tuesday constituted a three-member panel to look into the allegations of sexual harassment made by a woman lawyer against one of its judges, who has now retired.

Nov 12, 2013, 15:03 PM IST