Tag: High Court

Proceedings initiated against Gautam Gambhir, AAP MLAs for stocking of medicines, oxygen: Delhi’s Drug Control Department tells HC

Delhi’s Drug Control Department told the Delhi High Court that it has initiated proceedings against Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Member of Parliament Gautam Gambhir‘s...

Alapan Bandyopadhyay: Centre issues show-cause notice to ex-Bengal chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay

(This story originally appeared in on May 31, 2021) Even though West Bengal chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay on Monday opted to retire on the day...

Nirav Modi’s appeal against extradition awaits UK High Court judge decision

Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, whose extradition to India was ordered last month by UK Home Secretary Priti Patel in the estimated USD 2-billion Punjab...

J&K administration terminates services of three government employees

The Jammu and Kashmir administration has terminated the services of three government employees, including a Naib tehsildar and an assistant professor, last week “in the...

CJI says women lawyers not stepping forward to become judges citing domestic responsibilities

Chief Justice of India SA Bobde on Thursday claimed that the collegium routinely considers the names of women lawyers from the Supreme Court bar for...

Gujarat imposes night curfew in 20 cities

Apart from four metros of Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and Rajkot 16 other towns and cities in the state will have night curfews in the wake...

Forging court record, benefitting from it very serious offence, says SC | India News

NEW DELHI: Forging or manipulating court record and benefitting from it is a very serious offence, the Supreme Court said on Monday while cancelling the...

SC slams Himachal HC for its ‘incomprehensible’ judgment | India News

SHIMLA: A Supreme Court bench comprising Justices D Y Chandrachud and M R Shah expressed displeasure on Friday at the incomprehensible manner of writing of...

Supreme Court directs MP DGP to ensure arrest of BSP MLA’s husband in Congress leader murder case | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has taken serious note of the Madhya Pradesh Police‘s failure to arrest a BSP MLA‘s husband accused in the two-year-old...

Vacancies in minorities commission ought to be filled up expeditiously: High Court

The Delhi High Court Monday termed as “completely unsatisfactory” the affidavit filed by the Centre in response to a plea seeking to fill up the...

Bihar Assembly building at 100: Iconic landmark was designed by A M Millwood

Patna: The Bihar Legislative Assembly building — originally called the Council Chamber — which recently completed its centenary, was designed by A M Millwood in...

Vijay Mallya allowed some access to UK court-held funds to meet legal, living expenses

LONDON: Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya was granted access to around 1.1 million pounds from court-held funds to meet his living expenses and legal costs...

Relief to Karnataka CM Yediyurappa, SC stays arrest in corruption case

New Delhi: In a relief to Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa and former minister for industries Murugesh Nirani, the Supreme Court Wednesday protected them...