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HC judge will appear in SC to argue against collegium’s transfer move

January 09, 2017 3:51 am

Not just this, the high court also wants the judge to return 12 files that are allegedly still in his possession.

Honour killings: HC hopes govt will address issue at earliest

December 15, 2016 10:11 pm

The First Bench, comprising Chief Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice M Sundar, had earlier given certain directions to the state and the Centre on the matter when the PIL filed by Varaaki had come up earlier.

JNU row: Delhi HC dismisses ‘premature’ petition seeking NIA probe

February 17, 2016 2:39 am

"It is an inicident of February 9. Delhi Police is probing the matter. Let the police investigate first. We cannot step in unless necessary," a bench of Justice Manmohan said.

EWS admission racket: No breather from High Court for expelled students

October 16, 2015 3:30 am

The court's observation came Wednesday as it dismissed petitions filed by three students who appealed to be allowed to continue their studies in the same school by paying their entire fees, and in the general category.

Ola, Uber allowed to ply until March 1: Don’t want public to suffer, says HC

October 15, 2015 1:35 am

The bench granted the concession after the two cab services agreed to submit an undertaking on not running any diesel cabs for intra-city transport.

Kerala HC: State election commission can decide poll dates

September 03, 2015 7:25 pm

The Congress government had recently locked horns with the state election commission over the conduct of the elections to the three-tier local bodies.

First bench of Madras HC set aside 32 old orders in favour of mining barons

August 12, 2015 12:47 pm

The HC order has turned out as a major set back for mining barons V V Mineral, a controversial mining firm facing massive protests and a number of probes in southern districts, and Transworld Garnet India Ltd.

Three months to frame norms restricting junk food availability: Delhi HC to govt

July 31, 2015 7:06 pm

"Extension for time is sought through this application, the same is allowed. Three months more time granted to frame the guidelines," the court said.

One rank, one pension for HC judges: Govt to amend law

July 14, 2015 3:21 pm

If the service of a judicial officer is counted for fixation of pension, there is "no valid reason" as to why the experience at Bar cannot be treated as equivalent for the same purpose, said an apex court ruling.


Security tightened outside Delhi HC ahead of Kanhaiya's hearing

February 23, 2016 6:33 am

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): The security has been beefed up outside the Delhi High Court ahead of Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea hearing on Tuesday. Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union President Kumar had moved the High Court on Friday after a lower court sent him to judicial custody till March 2 on charges of sedition.

SC declines to hear Kanhaiya’s bail plea

February 19, 2016 10:15 am

New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain the bail plea of JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar and asked him to approach the Delhi High Court in this regard. The apex court also noted that it would not be appropriate in its precedence to hear the matter. Advocate RP Luthra said the Supreme Court declined to hear bail plea of JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar. Kanhaiya on Thursday moved a petition before the apex court, seeking his release from police custody under Article 32 of the Constitution.

SC gives nod to govt. formation in Arunachal

February 18, 2016 3:54 pm

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): In a major setback to the Congress, the Supreme Court on Thursday vacated the status quo order of maintaining President's Rule in Arunachal Pradesh, thereby giving its nod to government formation in the state. After going through High Court and assembly records, the Supreme Court decided that it doesn't see any reason to interfere with HC order at this stage. Lawyer Satyapal Singh said the SC has transferred the case of revocation of 12 suspended MLA's to Guwahati High Court.

Odd-Even formula to continue till Jan 15: HC

January 11, 2016 6:36 am

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): The Delhi government's Odd-Even formula will continue till January 15 as planned. The Delhi High Court on Monday refused to interfere with Delhi Government's notification.

Delhi HC reserves order on Odd-Even for Monday

January 08, 2016 10:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Delhi High Court (HC) on Friday reserved their order on the extension of the Odd-even formula for a week after lawyer R. K. Kapoor presented the loopholes of the formula and said it has failed to control the city's pollution. He further emphasised that the formula has only been limited to petrol cars which do not contribute to pollution as much as the exempted diesel cars and trucks, which generate maximum pollution.