Tag archive for ‘High Court’
By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 22nd, 2020

High Court denies parole to former DU professor Saibaba to visit mother

Nagpur: The Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court on Friday refused to release on parole former Delhi University professor G N Saibaba serving a life sentence for having Maoist links. File Photo: Former DU professor More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

Gujarat Minister moves SC against HC order nullifying his election

New Delhi: Gujarat Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court challenging the High Court’s decision nullifying his 2017 election on the ground of malpractiees and manipulation. Gujarat More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, April 26th, 2020

Judges traverse over 2000 km by road to assume charge as High Court chief justices

Kolkata: With air and rail passenger services suspended due to the COVID-19-induced lockdown, two judges have embarked on a road journey, each of them covering over 2,000 km, as they gear up to take charge as chief More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, March 20th, 2020

Justice Bhushan Dharmadhikari appointed CJ of Bombay HC

Mumbai: Justice Bhushan P Dharmadhikari was on Friday sworn in as Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court by Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari. Justice Bhushan P Dharmadhikari was on Friday sworn in as More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, March 19th, 2020

HC sets aside trial court order to lodge FIR against woman police officer for sexual assault

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Thursday set aside a trial court order to lodge FIR against a woman police officer for penetrative sexual assault of a minor girl, who had also levelled allegations of rape and molestation More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

SC collegium recommends transfer of Justice S Muralidhar to Punjab & Haryana HC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court collegium has recommended transfer of Delhi High Court Judge Justice S Muralidhar to Punjab and Haryana High Court. The collegium, headed by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde, in a meeting More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Judicial pay panel recommends quantum hike in salary, pension for lower judiciary

New Delhi: The second National Judicial Pay Commission has filed the main part of its report on pay, pension and allowances for the lower judiciary, recommending a quantum jump in pay packages, the Law Ministry More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, January 31st, 2020

SC notice on Sanjiv Chaturvedi’s plea seeking details of corruption complaints against Union ministers

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a plea by whistleblower bureaucrat Sanjiv Chaturvedi seeking disclosure under the RTI Act about corruption complaints received by the PMO against Union ministers More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

High Court notice to to Centre, Delhi govt over New Pension Scheme

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Centre and the Delhi Government on a petition filed by Delhi Judicial Service Association challenging the new pension scheme (NPS) for the judges More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

A person is senior by virtue of seniority and deserves to be respected: High Court

New Delhi: A person is a senior by virtue of his seniority and should be respected even if he has less academic qualification than juniors, the Delhi High Court has observed. Delhi High Court judge Justice Suresh More...