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Indu Malhotra creates history, becomes first woman lawyer to take oath as SC judge

Indu Malhotra creates history, becomes first woman lawyer to take oath as SC judge

Indu Malhotra's name was recommended by the collegium for elevation along with that of Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice KM Joseph, but the Centre has sought reconsideration of the proposal for the latter.

Apr 27, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Sikh woman becomes first turbaned Supreme Court judge in Canada

Shergill is the first turbaned Sikh to be appointed to the judiciary in Canada.

Jun 24, 2017, 15:37 PM IST
Neil Gorsuch takes oath as US Supreme Court judge

Neil Gorsuch takes oath as US Supreme Court judge

Neil Gorsuch was on Monday sworn in as the new judge of the US Supreme Court, capping a grueling confirmation process and filling the seat once held by the late conservative icon Antonin Scalia.

Apr 10, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
No rivalry with Justice Markandey Katju, says Amitabh Bachchan

No rivalry with Justice Markandey Katju, says Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan said on Monday that he has no rivalry with former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju!

Sep 19, 2016, 19:50 PM IST
Justice Markandey Katju labels Lodha reforms as 'unconstitutional'

Justice Markandey Katju labels Lodha reforms as 'unconstitutional'

Katju also instructed the apex cricket board to file a review petition before a larger bench of the Supreme Court.

Aug 07, 2016, 22:17 PM IST
IITians are selfish, have no genuine love for India, says Markandey Katju

IITians are selfish, have no genuine love for India, says Markandey Katju

Known for speaking his mind, former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju now seemingly has a take on the mind-set of students of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).

Dec 20, 2015, 13:08 PM IST

NRHM scam: SC judge recuses from hearing Ex-UP Minister bail plea

A Supreme Court judge on Monday recused from hearing the bail plea of former UP cabinet minister Babu Singh Kushwaha who is in jail since March 3, 2012 in the multi-crore National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam case.

Jun 08, 2015, 17:36 PM IST

Rajya Sabha condemns Katju for his remarks against Gandhi, Bose

Cutting across political divide, Rajya Sabha members Wednesday condemned former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju for calling Mahatma Gandhi a British agent and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose a Japanese one, with some even demanding action against him.

Mar 11, 2015, 13:01 PM IST

Justice Roy sworn in as Supreme Court judge

Justice Amitava Roy was Friday sworn in as a judge of the Supreme Court.

Feb 27, 2015, 22:20 PM IST
Noted jurist VR Krishna Iyer passes away in Kochi; PM Modi, legal luminaries mourn his demise

Noted jurist VR Krishna Iyer passes away in Kochi; PM Modi, legal luminaries mourn his demise

Kochi: Former Supreme Court judge and renowned legal luminary VR Krishna Iyer passed away at a private hospital here on Thursday afternoon, He was 100.

Dec 04, 2014, 16:37 PM IST

If I were dictator, I would introduce Gita in Class I: Supreme Court judge

Supreme Court judge Justice AR Dave on Saturday said that Indians should revert to their ancient traditions, and texts such as Mahabharata and Bhagwad Gita should be introduced to children at an early age.

Aug 02, 2014, 20:30 PM IST

Congress, BJP spar over former S-G Gopal Subramaniam, PM Modi upset

While Congress and BJP continue to spar over former solicitor general Gopal Subramaniam, whose name was segregated from the list of four people to be made Supreme Court judges, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is reportedly upset with the controversy.

Jul 03, 2014, 09:19 AM IST

Move on Gopal Subramanium was based on `cogent` reasons: Govt

Government on Wednesday defended its decision to return the recommendation of the Supreme Court collegium to appoint senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium as a judge of the apex court.

Jul 02, 2014, 22:24 PM IST

Gopal Subramanium`s segregation done by government without my consent: CJI RM Lodha

Speaking on the Gopal Subramanium controversy, CJI RM Lodha said that former Solicitor General`s segregation was unilaterally done by government without his knowledge and consent.

Jul 01, 2014, 19:05 PM IST

A very carefully orchestrated drama to scuttle my elevation: Gopal Subramanium to CJI

In a nine-page letter to Chief Justice of India R M Lodha, former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium today withdrew his consent for appointment as a Supreme Court judge protesting against "a very carefully orchestrated drama" to scuttle his elevation.

Jun 25, 2014, 19:18 PM IST

Most unfortunate, says Congress on Gopal Subramanium withdrawing name for appointment as SC judge

The Congress said on Wednesday that it was most unfortunate that former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium had withdrawn his name for appointment as Supreme Court judge.

Jun 25, 2014, 18:35 PM IST

Former S-G Vs govt: Gopal Subramanium says let down by NDA, BJP rubbishes charges

After Ex-SG Gopal Subramanium withdrew his candidature for appointment as Supreme Court judge saying that he was “let down” by the Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the Centre over lack of support, the BJP rubbished the charges.

Jun 25, 2014, 17:43 PM IST

`Let down` by NDA govt, Gopal Subramaniam withdraws name for appointment as SC judge

Former Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam has withdrawn his candidature for appointment as Supreme Court judge over lack of support from the Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the Centre, reports said on Wednesday.

Jun 25, 2014, 11:03 AM IST

Majority of legal fraternity welcome Ganguly`s resignation

A majority of legal fraternity welcomed the resignation of former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly as chairman of West Bengal Human Rights Commission.

Jan 06, 2014, 23:49 PM IST

Ex-SC judge AK Ganguly resigns as West Bengal rights panel chief

Retired Supreme Court judge, AK Ganguly met Governor MK Narayanan on Monday.

Jan 06, 2014, 17:52 PM IST

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