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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

SC seeks Chhattisgarh police action taken report on woman's complaint

The Supreme Court today sought a report from Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM), Bilaspur rpt Bilaspur, in Chhattisgarh along with all records, including status reports, and police action taken on the alleged gang rape of a woman advocate who tried to commit suicide before it on Monday.

Sep 23, 2014, 21:24 PM IST

Pak woman lawmaker succumbs to bullet injuries

A Pakistani woman parliamentarian, who was critically injured in a gun attack by unidentified men two days ago, succumbed to her injuries early morning today at a local hospital.

Jun 20, 2014, 05:25 AM IST

Manhandling of woman lawyer: SC raps police for summoning witnesses

The Supreme Court Wednesday came down heavily on Delhi Police for summoning those who had witnessed the alleged manhandling of a woman lawyer inside a police station.

Jun 04, 2014, 19:14 PM 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 accuses senior advocate of sexual harassment, sending obscene mails

Days after a law intern alleged sexual harassment by a senior Supreme Court judge, a woman lawyer has now made similar allegations against a senior advocate.

Nov 19, 2013, 09:32 AM IST

Sexual harassment case: Woman lawyer to depose before SC panel

A woman lawyer, who had earlier alleged that she was sexually harassed by a Supreme Court judge, will on Monday depose before a three-member panel of judges formed by the top court to look into the matter.

Nov 18, 2013, 15:20 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

Guard confesses killing Mumbai lawyer Pallavi after rape attempt

The Mumbai Police have cracked the shocking murder of young advocate Pallavi Purkayastha within 24 hours on Friday.

Aug 10, 2012, 12:42 PM IST

Lawyer, associate held for cheating job aspirants

A 29-year-old lawyer and her
associate were arrested here for allegedly cheating four
youths by promising them jobs in Merchant Navy.

Nov 02, 2011, 23:07 PM IST

Woman lawyer murdered in Karnataka High Court

A woman lawyer was stabbed to death allegedly by her male colleague in the Karnataka High Court premises Thursday over a failed love affair, police said.

Jul 08, 2010, 19:00 PM IST