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High Court judges


Centre approves transfer of seven HC judges

October 11, 2021 2:57 pm

While the appointments and transfers of chief justices of high courts were cleared by the Centre this month, at least 11 transfers are still pending.

Over 40% vacancies in judges’ posts in 11 HCs, Patna tops list

June 11, 2021 7:39 am

With just 20 judges against a sanctioned strength of 53, the Patna High Court tops the list with 62 per cent vacancies as of June 1, according to the Ministry of Law and Justice data.

Fast track recruitment of lower court judges: Centre tells High Courts

September 09, 2018 5:18 pm

In his August 14 letter, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad pointed out that there are a total of 2,76,74,499 cases pending in the district and subordinate courts of the country.

No proposal to hike retirement age of High Court judges: Govt

March 09, 2018 7:16 pm

Responding to the question in Rajya Sabha Minister of State for Law P P Chaudhary said no such proposal was under consideration.

Better judgment

January 09, 2014 3:52 pm

A vital constitutional safeguard has been put into the proposed judicial appointments commission

List of 110 Punjab law officers ‘finalised’ for AG

August 30, 2012 2:09 am

A list of 110 law officers to be appointed in the office of Punjab Advocate General has reportedly been finalised by the SAD-BJP government after it had renewed the contract of the officers by two months.

Judges Bungalow lives up to its name no more

June 23, 2012 5:32 am

Judges Bungalow,one of the iconic addresses of Ahmedabad city,has moved away from its name,literally.

Assange can take extradition battle to top British court

December 06, 2011 12:36 am

Swedish authorities want to question the 40-year-old Australian over accusations of rape and sexual assault made by two female former WikiLeaks volunteers in August 2010.

Retired HC judges may replace Syndics,Senators in UMC panels

March 20, 2011 1:54 am

Revising the decades old practice of constitution of members in the Unfair Means Cases committees

Badal’s absence delays clearance of names proposed as HC judges

December 04, 2010 11:47 pm

With Chief Minister Punjab Parkash Singh Badal abroad,the names of those recommended for elevation.