SC refuses to entertain petitions challenging judges appointment bill

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain petitions challenging the 121st constitutional amendment by which collegium system for appointment of judges in higher judiciary was scrapped and a new mechanism under National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) was proposed to be put in place.

SC to hear PILs challenging Constitution amendment bill to end collegium

The Supreme Court on Monday will hear the petitions challenging 121st Constitutional amendment scrapping collegium system for appointment of judges judges to the apex court and the high courts.

Govt fine tunes shape of proposed body to replace collegium

Keen to bring a bill to scrap the present system of appointment of judges, government is weighing its options on the shape of the proposed body to replace the collegium system.

No need to change collegium system: CJI designate

There is no need for changing the present collegium system of appointing judges to higher judiciary nor the impeachment provisions in the Constitution, says Chief Justice of India designate Justice P Sathasivam.

CBI mooted collegium system for chief post: AP Singh

Amid the row over appointment of his successor Ranjit Sinha, CBI Director AP Singh said the agency itself had mooted the idea of collegium for future selections.

CAG suggests a collegium for appointments like CVC

Against the backdrop of the recent controversy over the appointment of CVC, Comptroller and Auditor General on Friday suggested setting up of a collegium for appointing key functionaries like CAG, CVC and Election Commissioners.

Collegium appointment of judges criticised

A P Shah, former Delhi High
Court Chief Justice who gave a landmark judgement bringing the
office of Chief Justice of India under the ambit of RTI Act,
today attacked the present collegium system.

Procedure to appoint judges could be changed

The procedure of Collegium appointing judges to higher courts may undergo transformation.

Transparency in collegium couldn`t have helped: CJI

Outgoing CJI said transparency in collegium couldn`t have prevented controversy on appointments.

No info on judges whose elevation was objected: App authority

The government has given a final no to an RTI application seeking details or list of judges whose elevation to the Supreme Court or as Chief Justices of High Courts have been objected to by the President.

Collegium should recommend names for judges after verification

A panel of eminent jurists on Friday
expressed concern over the report of keeping the elevation of
Allahabad High Court Chief Justice as judge of Supreme Court
on hold.

Collegium defers decision on Justice Dinakaran`s elevation

A Supreme Court collegium on Sunday deferred a decision on elevation of Karnataka High Court Chief Justice P D Dinakaran after deciding to examine afresh allegations of land grabbing and charges of corruption against the judge.

IIM directors, members to be appointed through collegium

Appointment of directors and borad members of the IIMs will be done through an independent collegium from now on, a move that will make the process
broad-based, the government said Friday.