Tag: Delhi Hc

Delhi HC quashes rapes charges against man, directs him to serve burgers to orphans
Delhi HC quashes rapes charges against man, directs him to serve burgers to orphans

His counsel submitted that as per the terms of the settlement, he has to pay the woman a sum of Rs 4,50,000, which shall be transferred the same day.

  • Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Agnipath Scheme
Delhi HC refuses stay on Agnipath scheme, asks Centre to file detailed reply

A division bench headed by Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma granted four weeks to the Centre for filing a detailed response in the matter.

  • Thursday, 25 August 2022
Satyender Jain
PIL in Delhi HC cites Satyendar Jain 'memory loss' to seek disqualification

Jain, whose bail was denied in various hearings since May 31, is currently admitted to a city government-run Lok Nayak Jai Prakash (LNJP) hospital, as he complained of medical issues.

  • Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Agnipath Scheme: Plea in Delhi HC seeks to resume cancelled recruitment process

In another development, the Supreme Court on Tuesday transferred all the writ petitions challenging the Agnipath scheme for the armed forces before it to the Delhi High Court, where a similar challenge against the scheme is already pending.

  • Tuesday, 19 July 2022
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Same-sex marriage: Centre opposes in Delhi HC plea for live streaming of proceedings

The Centre opposed the application and sought its dismissal saying live streaming can be allowed only after the framing of a comprehensive framework by way of rules, including for the protection of data.

  • Tuesday, 17 May 2022
Sajjan's plea
1984 riots: Sajjan's plea seeking more time rejected

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected a plea seeking more time to surrender by former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, who was given life imprisonment in an anti-Sikh riot case earlier this week. Sajjan Kumar had sought more time to surrender so he could settle some family matters, as the court ordered him […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Delhi HC convicts Congress' Sajjan Kumar in 1984 anti-Sikh riot case

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday held Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and others guilty in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case and sentenced him to life imprisonment. The court asked Sajjan Kumar to surrender by December 31. A bench of Justice S. Muralidhar and Justice Vinod Goel overturned a trial court judgement that had […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
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Twitter To HC: Will Appoint Grievance Officer In 8 Weeks; Have Right To Challenge IT Rules

On the aspect of appointment of RGO under rule 4(1)(c), Twitter said it is in the process of making an offer of appointment to a resident of India as its "interim RGO" and expects to do so on or before July 11, 2021.

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Delhi HC decriminalises begging in national capital

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today decriminalized begging in the national capital, saying provisions penalizing the act were unconstitutional and deserved to be struck down. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar said the inevitable consequence of this decision would be that prosecution under the Bombay Prevention of […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
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Govt decisions on coal auction not in sync with econ policy: HC

The Delhi High Court today observed that while the 2014 Coal Ordinance is completely in sync with the national economic policy, the "executive decisions" with respect to auction of coal "are not"

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
JSPL's statements are false, Centre tells HC

New Delhi: Govermment today told Delhi High Court that JSPL and its promoter have made “lot of statements which were false” while challenging its decision to change the end-use of two coal blocks in Odisha and Chhattisgarh which had been earlier alloted to them. Additional Solicitor General (ASG) Sanjay Jain submitted before a bench of […]

  • Sunday, 27 June 2021
HC refuses to stay flying permit granted to AirAsia India

The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to stay grant of flying licence to new airline AirAsia India by aviation regulator DGCA

  • Friday, 25 June 2021
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HC notice to Delhi government on non-appointment of Lokayukta

The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the AAP government in Delhi on a plea seeking directions to fill up the post of lokayukta, which has been lying vacant since November 2013

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Delhi Riots
Protest Is Not Terror Activity, HC Grants Bail To 3 In Delhi Riots

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday granted bail to Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita and Asif Iqbal Tanha, in a Delhi Riots case under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

  • Tuesday, 15 June 2021
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People's Lives At Stake; Govt May Be Blind, Not Court; Whole Nation Crying For Oxygen: HC

New Delhi: People’s lives are at stake and the government may be blind but not the court, the Delhi High Court lashed out on Tuesday when the Centre’s law officer…

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021