RBI union moots collegium to select governors, deputy governors

The RBI union has proposed a Collegium of experts to appoint governors and deputy governors to ensure central bank autonomy and independence. The collegium should comprise former RBI governors,other prominent central bankers and economists. The recent resignation of the RBI deputy governor at least six months before his term expired is the trigger for mooting… Continue reading RBI union moots collegium to select governors, deputy governors

Four judges elevated to Supreme Court

The Central Government has cleared the names of four judges to be elevated to the Supreme Court. The Government has cleared the appointment after the Supreme Court collegium had reiterated its recommendation to elevate the Judges as nothing adverse has been found regarding their competence, conduct or integrity. Once the judges are appointed, the Supreme… Continue reading Four judges elevated to Supreme Court

Collegium recommends names for appointment as chief justices of 4 HCs

The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended the names of four High Court Judges for their appointment as Chief Justices of the High Courts of Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Telangana. Collegium system in India is the system by which the judges are appointed by the judges only also referred to as Judges-selecting- Judges.It is… Continue reading Collegium recommends names for appointment as chief justices of 4 HCs

Centre asks Supreme Court to rethink elevation of two High Court judges

The Centre has returned the proposals forwarded by the Supreme Court collegium for elevation of High court judges to the Supreme Court. The Government has asked the Supreme Court to reconsider the recommendation to maintain the principle of proper regional representation. Collegium system in India is the system by which the judges are appointed by… Continue reading Centre asks Supreme Court to rethink elevation of two High Court judges

SC Collegium recommends 5 new Chief Justices of HCs

The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended names of five judges for appointment as chief justice of Rajasthan,Chhattisgarh,Meghalaya, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka High Courts. The High court for Andhra Pradesh was created on January 1,2019. It was created following the division of a combined high court of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Collegium system in India is… Continue reading SC Collegium recommends 5 new Chief Justices of HCs