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SC Collegium to decide on Justice KM Joseph's elevation to apex court

The Supreme Court Collegium is scheduled to meet on Friday to reconsider its recommendation to elevate Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice KM Joseph and other judges to the top court.

May 11, 2018, 07:32 AM IST

Judiciary-Govt bonhomie 'death knell' for democracy: Justice J Chelameswar

While there was no response to the letter from the office of CJI Dipak Misra, several legal luminaries too chose not to comment on the matter.

Mar 29, 2018, 23:06 PM IST

In a landmark ruling, SC says poll candidates must disclose source of income

The apex court bench passed the order while responding to a petition filed by an NGO, Lok Prahari. 

Feb 16, 2018, 13:09 PM IST

CJI Misra likely to meet four rebel SC judges on Thursday

Chief Justice Dipak Misra is likely to meet the four rebel judges on Thursday.

Jan 18, 2018, 00:53 AM IST

CJI vs SC judges: Lawyers' bodies express concern over crisis in judiciary

Four senior judges of the Supreme Court on Friday had mounted a virtual revolt against the country's chief justice.

Jan 13, 2018, 22:13 PM IST

CJI may meet four SC judges on Sunday as two 'rebels' say 'no crisis within judiciary'

Four senior judges of the Supreme Court on Friday had mounted a virtual revolt against the country's chief justice.

Jan 13, 2018, 21:10 PM IST

Bar Council of India terms SC judges' attack on CJI 'unfortunate'

Senior judges of the Supreme Court on Saturday had mounted a virtual revolt against the country's chief justice.

Jan 13, 2018, 19:11 PM IST

Only CJI is 'Master of Rolls', says SC bench, axes order by Justice Chelameswar bench

In an unusual action, the Supreme Court on Friday axed an order passed by a bench headed by Justice J Chelameswar to set up a constitution bench to hear a plea for a SIT probe into graft allegation involving a retired Orissa High Court judge, amidst high drama involving noted lawyer Prashant Bhushan, Chief Justice Dipak Misra and fellow lawyers.

Nov 10, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

Supreme Court axes NJAC, government calls it attack on Parliament

The Supreme Court on Friday struck down the NJAC Act and opted for the collegium system for appointment of judges to the higher judiciary, prompting the government to say that the apex court has gone above the parliament and people's will.

Oct 16, 2015, 22:26 PM IST