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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

Centre 'within its right' to reject recommendation for Justice KM Joseph's elevation to SC: CJI Dipak Misra

CJI Dipak Misra on Thursday said that the Centre was well within its right to reject Justice KM Joseph's name for elevation as SC judge.

Apr 26, 2018, 15:59 PM IST

Know all about Indu Malhotra: The first woman lawyer to become SC judge

Indu Malhotra was the second lady ever to be designated 'Senior Advocate' by the Supreme Court. The first was Leila Seth, mother of author Vikram Seth, who got this honour in 1977.

Apr 26, 2018, 15:00 PM IST

Centre asks SC collegium to reconsider recommendation for elevation of Justice KM Joseph

The government's decision of not approving Joseph's name has evoked sharp reactions with the Supreme Court Bar Association President terming it as "disturbing". 

Apr 26, 2018, 13:45 PM IST

SC Bar Association says Centre interfering in judicial functioning by elevating Indu Malhotra and not KM Joseph

While Indu Malhotra's appointment is historic as she will be the first woman judge to be appointed to the top post directly from the bar, the development indicates that the government has decided to put on hold the elevation of Justice KM Joseph. 

Apr 26, 2018, 11:25 AM IST

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

In a first, collegium recommends woman lawyer Indu Malhotra for SC judgeship

The Supreme Court collegium has recommended the name of senior advocate Indu Malhotra as the first woman lawyer to be directly appointed as a judge of the apex court, sources said today.

Jan 11, 2018, 18:56 PM IST