Thursday, December 1, 2022

Delhi High Court

Md Zubair’s laptop, devices sent for data analysis

The Delhi Police has told the Delhi High Court that a laptop and other devices seized from Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair are deposited with the forensic science laboratory for recovering data that needs to be analysed regarding an...

1984 riots: Nation still bleeding; punish retired cop who failed to act, says HC

Observing the “nation was still bleeding” years after the anti-Sikh riots of 1984, the Delhi High Court on Monday granted liberty to the competent authority to issue “appropriate order of punishment” to a retired city police officer who allegedly...

Batla encounter: HC to hear on September 22 convicts’ appeals

The Delhi High Court Thursday said it would hear on September 22 appeals by two convicts challenging the death sentence and life term awarded to them in the sensational 2008 Batla House encounter case in which decorated Delhi Police...

Preventing citizen from voicing opinion violates free speech right: Sonia, Rahul

Preventing a citizen from expressing a bona-fide opinion against any bill or law passed by Parliament is violative of the right to free speech and principles of democracy, Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi have contended before the...

AICF appoints interim secretary after HC order

The All India Chess Federation (AICF) on Monday appointed Vipnesh Bhardwaj as its interim secretary as the Delhi High Court reiterated its earlier decision of removing Bharat Singh Chauhan from that post, said a top official.Bhardwaj has been appointed...

UU Lalit to be next chief justice

Justice Uday Umesh Lalit is set to be the next Chief Justice of India (CJI) as the current CJI, NV Ramana, Thursday formally recommended his name to the Union Law Minister.Justice Ramana is due to retire on August 26,...

Cong leaders issued summons on Smriti Irani’s defamation suit

The Delhi High Court on Friday issued summons to Congress leaders Jairam Ramesh, Pawan Khera and Netta D’Souza on a civil defamation suit filed by BJP leader Smriti Irani, and asked them to take down tweets and other social...

Don’t consider report from LNJP for Jain’s bail: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Thursday directed the trial court not to consider the medical report of Delhi minister Satyender Jain, who is in judicial custody in a corruption case, from the city government-run Lok Nayak Jai Prakash (LNJP)...

SC notice to Dhoni in arbitration proceedings against Amrapali

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to former Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and also stayed the arbitration proceedings initiated by the Delhi High Court against Amrapali group on his plea.A bench of Justices U.U. Lalit...

Marriage after sexual abuse of minor doesn’t mitigate the act: Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court, dealing with a POCSO Act case bail plea, on Friday observed that merely because such sexual abuse results in tying of knot between the victim and the accused in violation of provisions of law or...