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SC collegium


SC collegium recommends transfer of 6 HC judges

May 27, 2022 10:34 pm

Transfers are often recommended in the “better administration of justice” but the collegium does not disclose reasons for its decisions.

SC collegium proposes Justice Munishwar Nath Bhandari as CJ of Madras High Court

February 01, 2022 1:52 am

The Collegium, headed by Chief Justice of India N V Ramana and also comprising Justices U U Lalit and A M Khanwilkar, which met on December 14, 2021 and January 29, 2022, also recommended 14 advocates and three judicial officers for appointment as judges in Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa HCs.

Andhra HC judge transferred to Calcutta HC

October 26, 2021 4:38 am

In decisions taken on September 16, the collegium headed by Chief Justice of India N V Ramana had recommended “re-transfer” of Justice Bagchi to his parent HC. The collegium did not provide any reasons for the transfer.

Centre notifies transfer of 15 HC judges recommended by SC collegium

October 06, 2021 12:51 pm

The 15 are from a list of 17 judges whose transfers were recommended by the SC collegium headed by Chief Justice of India N V Ramana on September 16.

SC Collegium recommendations: 13 HCs set to get new Chief Justices

September 22, 2021 3:57 am

Coming amid concerns over judicial backlog resulting from the vacancies, the decision is seen as a significant step and reflects the “collective determination of the Collegium to strengthen the judiciary by filing vacancies”.

Collegium recommends appointment of 8 high court Chief Justices, transfer of 5

September 21, 2021 1:47 pm

The collegium headed by Chief Justice of India N V Ramana, which met on September 16, recommended elevation of Acting Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court Justice Rajesh Bindal as CJ of Allahabad HC and Madhya Pradesh HC judge Justice Prakash Shrivastava as CJ of Calcutta.

Govt yet to take call on 68 names sent by SC collegium for appointment as HC judges

September 19, 2021 5:36 pm

Prior to these recommendations, in a historic decision on August 17, the SC collegium had sent nine names, including three women, for elevation as judges of the Supreme Court.

Deadlock in collegium: CJI Bobde may retire without any appointment to Supreme Court

February 14, 2021 8:36 am

The last time a CJI retired without a single appointment to the SC was in 2015 during the tenure of CJI H L Dattu when there was an unprecedented stand-off between the judiciary and the government over the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC).

SC Collegium approves appointment of 10 Permanent Judges in 3 HCs

July 23, 2020 5:18 am

The Collegium, which met on July 21, has approved the proposals to appoint Justices V G Arun, N Nagaresh, T V Anilkumar and N Anil Kumar as Permanent Judges in Kerala High Court. They are now Additional Judges in the high court.

As Gogoi retires, SC collegium gets Justice Banumathi as its first woman judge after 13 years

November 17, 2019 10:27 pm

The new Collegium will now comprise of Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, NV Ramana, Arun Mishra, Rohinton Nariman and R Banumathi. The last and only woman judge in the Collegium was Justice Ruma Pal, who retired in 2006.