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Child born out of rape entitled to compensation: Delhi High Court

December 13, 2016 6:43 pm

The verdict to this effect was delivered after the court noted that there was no such provision under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act or under the Delhi government's victim compensation scheme.

Son has no legal right in parents' house, can stay at their mercy: Delhi High Court

November 29, 2016 5:18 pm

"Merely because the parents have allowed him to live in the house so long as his relations with the parents were cordial does not mean that the parents have to bear his burden throughout his life," the court said.

Delhi HC summons MCD Commissioners over dismal state of waste management

November 25, 2016 7:09 pm

The direction came after amicus curiae and senior advocate Kailash Vasdev told the court that rules regarding solid waste management and regulation of landfill sites were not being adhered to by the municipal bodies.

Citing its own probe, Collegium junks IB report on judge for Delhi High Court

September 08, 2016 8:21 pm

The collegium, which met last week to make the recommendation, informed the Law Ministry that its own inquiry found nothing substantially adverse against the district judge concerned to stop the elevation.

Assembly session on, but HC says ‘it’s over’, dismisses BJP MLA’s plea

June 12, 2016 3:16 am

Sharma had approached the High Court, challenging the resolution, and filed an interim plea to be allowed to attend the special session.

Delhi HC stays CIC order holding ministers to be public authority

June 10, 2016 6:56 pm

In March, CIC had also ordered that 'oath of secrecy' be replaced with 'oath of transparency' so that the minister respects the right to information of citizens.

No settlement in Lamba-Sharma row, Delhi HC to take up matter today

June 10, 2016 3:43 am

Sharma had approached the court to challenge his suspension from the Delhi Assembly for two sessions for making a derogatory comment against Lamba.

Don’t pay service tax to builders, Delhi High Court to homebuyers

June 09, 2016 2:52 am

The Delhi High Court bench observed that the Rules framed under the Service Tax Act 1994 did not provide for a mechanism to calculate the component of “service” in a contract between a buyer and builder.

Delhi HC asks actor Rajpal Yadav to undergo 6-day jail term for contempt

June 04, 2016 2:21 am

Yadav had spent four days in jail from December 3 to 6 in 2013, after which a division bench of the high court had suspended the sentence on his appeal.


Kanhaiya's bail plea hearing to resume tomorrow

February 23, 2016 7:44 am

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea, seeking status report from the Delhi Police prosecutor. Divulging details on the matter, special public prosecutor of Delhi Police Shailendra Babbar said there are certain facts that they want to submit to the court and therefore a day's time has been granted. He added that there are enough evidence to prove Kanhaiya guilty.

HC reserves its order on Pachauri's bail cancellation

February 11, 2016 12:46 pm

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday reserved its order on the plea of complaint seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail granted to RK Pachauri. R K Pachauri's lawyer Ashish Dixit said that the police had filed a status report that states that there are no allegations levelled on him.

AAP should clear all pending dues of MCD workers: Union leader

February 08, 2016 4:52 pm

New Delhi, Feb 08 (ANI): Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) union leader RB Uthwal, on Monday said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government should clear all dues of workers pending since 2003 if it wanted to put an end to the ongoing strike. Uthwal further said that the wages given by the Delhi Government on the condition of that temporary workers being removed from their respective duties won't be accepted. He stressed that the only way to end the strike is to give permanent jobs to these workers and clear all pending dues. He further asked the Delhi High Court to pay attention to the condition of poor workers and their families before giving its final judgement on the strike.

DDCA case: Delhi HC issues notice to Kejriwal, Kirti Azad

January 15, 2016 9:39 am

New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI) : The Delhi High Court on Friday issued a notice to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and expelled Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Kirti Azad, seeking a reply from them in the civil defamation suit filed by the Delhi and District Cricket Board (DDCA) against them. DDCA Lawyer Sangram Patnaik said that the HC has issued the notice and now the matter will come for hearing on March 2, 2016, where the defendants have to file a reply. He further said that once they will get the reply, they will work accordingly.

Delhi Govt. to submit report on pollution: Gopal Rai

January 08, 2016 6:26 am

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Delhi transport Minister Gopal Rai on Friday said that the Delhi Government would submit its report on the level of pollution in the national capital to the High Court. He said that the status quo of the report and the Odd-Even formula would be known after the Delhi High Court passes its order. He added that the odd-even scheme had resulted in garnering diverse views from the people and after weighing the pros and cons would the status of the scheme be decided.

Delhi Govt. to file reply in Delhi HC on Jan. 8

January 06, 2016 11:42 am

New Delhi, Jan 6 (ANI): Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Wednesday said that it would provide all the details of observations made by Delhi High Court with regard to the Odd-Even formula on January 8. Rai said Delhi Government will put all the points in front of the court and would prove the data of the changes in the level of pollution, since the Odd Even formula came into effect.