Tag archive for ‘High Court’
By Ila Choudhary On Friday, November 16th, 2018

Retd High Court judge Asim Kumar Roy appointed Bengal Lokayukta

Kolkata: Retired Calcutta High Court judge Asim Kumar Roy was on Friday appointed the Lokayukta of West Bengal, officials said. Retired Calcutta High Court judge Asim Kumar Roy was today appointed as West Bengal More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Delhi Chief Secy moves High Court against fresh breach of privilege proceedings by Assembly

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash on Tuesday moved the high court here challenging the fresh breach of privilege proceedings initiated against him by the Assembly on complaints by two of its committees. Delhi More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

S K Seth to be sworn in as Chief Justice of MP High Court

Jabalpur: High Court Registrar (Administration) Satish Chandra Rai said that Governor Anandiben Patel will administer the oath of office to Justice Seth in Bhopal. Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel will administer More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, November 12th, 2018

Rakesh Asthana case: Middleman moves HC seeking bail

New Delhi: An accused, arrested in connection with bribery allegations involving CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana, approached the Delhi High Court on Monday seeking bail in the case. CBI Special Director Rakesh More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, October 29th, 2018

HC upholds conviction of cops, doctor in custodial death case

Chennai: The Madras High Court has upheld the judgment by a lower court here convicting seven policemen and a doctor in a case of custodial death reported in Puducherry in December 1993. Madras High Court has upheld More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

CBI starts probe in Forest Dept officials role in Uttarakhand Tiger deaths

New Delhi: The CBI has initiated a preliminary enquiry into the alleged collusion of forest department officials in tiger deaths and poaching cases reported from protected areas of Uttarakhand during the past five More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, September 30th, 2018

High Court restrains sale and publication of book on Ramdev

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has restrained the sale and publication of a book purportedly on the life of Yoga guru Ramdev who claimed that it had defamatory content. A petition filed by Ramdev against the book More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, September 9th, 2018

Fast track recruitment of lower court judges: Centre tells HCs

New Delhi: High courts must speed up the recruitment of judicial officers for the lower judiciary as one of the reasons for high pendency is lack of judges, the Centre has said. Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, September 3rd, 2018

High Court questions Maha police’s media briefing in case against activists

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court raised questions Monday over Maharashtra police’s media briefing on its case against some prominent activists arrested for their alleged links with Maoists. Maharashtra ADG (Law More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, August 30th, 2018

Charges framed against Maran brothers in ‘illegal’ telephone exchange case

Chennai: A CBI court today framed charges and ordered trial of former Communication Minister Dayanidhi Maran and others in a case of alleged setting up of “illegal” telephone exchanges to benefit the More...