Tag: Delhi Hc

Youths Assault Girl, Gets Unique Punishment From Delhi Hight Court

New Delhi: Two youngsters accused of keeping a minor girl in illegal confinement, physically assaulting her and not paying her any wages for household work she did were told by a court on Tuesday to plant 50 trees each – and pay the victim Rs 150,000. According to Justice Najmi Waziri of the Delhi High […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Delhi HC issues notice to Jet Airways on consumer plea

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to Jet Airways on a plea seeking prompt redressal of consumer complaints in the wake of the ongoing crisis. A Division bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice Anup Jairam Bhambhani also asked the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and Ministry of Civil Aviation […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
PIL filed in Delhi HC against Kamal Haasan for Godse remark

New Delhi: A PIL was filed in the Delhi High Court on Tuesday seeking action against actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan over his recent statement terming Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse as the first Hindu terrorist of free India. BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay mentioned the petition which sought debarring of candidates and de-registration of parties abusing religion […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
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ED moves HC seeking to cancel Robert Vadra's bail

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate has moved the Delhi High Court seeking to cancel the bail plea of Robert Vadra, the brother-in-law of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, in a money laundering case. Vadra was granted anticipatory bail by a trial court on April 1 on the condition that he must not leave the country without […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
PIL challenges auctioning of players in IPL

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation was filed in the Delhi High Court on Monday alleging that auctioning of players in the IPL is illegal and should be stopped. A division bench headed by Chief Justice Rajendra Menon said the plea will be heard on July 26. The PIL was filed by a social activist […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Protection Of UPI Transactions Data: SC Seeks Response From Centre, Facebook, Google
New law on triple talaq challenged in SC & Delhi HC

New Delhi: The new legislation which makes the practice of instant divorce through ‘triple talaq’ among Muslims a punishable offence with 3-year imprisonment was challenged in the Supreme Court and the Delhi High Court on Friday. The petition in the apex court was moved by a Kerala-based Muslim organisation, while the one in the Delhi […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Plea Filed In Delhi HC Seeking Contempt Proceedings Against 'Chhapaak' Makers

New Delhi: A petition seeking contempt proceedings against the makers of Deepika Padukone-starrer film ‘Chhapaak’ was Wednesday filed in the Delhi High Court by an advocate who represented acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal on whose life the movie is based. Advocate Aparna Bhat approached the HC, saying that film director Meghna Gulzar and producer Fox […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Delhi HC Issues Directions To Centre To Prevent Misuse Of Aadhaar

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday issued a direction to the Central government to ward off misuse of Aadhaar card information. A Bench of Chief Justice D.N. Patel and Justice C. Hari Shankar asked the government to pay heed to suggestions given by a court-appointed Amicus Curiae (friends of the court) like having […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Delhi HC Seeks Republic TV, Times Now Replies On Bollywood Producers Plea Against 'Irresponsible Remarks'

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Monday asked Republic TV and Times Now to respond to leading Bollywood producers’ plea seeking to restrain them from making or publishing allegedly irresponsible, derogatory and defamatory remarks” against the film industry and conducting media trials against its members on various issues. Justice Rajiv Shakdher also asked the media […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Wearing Of Mask While Driving Alone Compulsory During Pandemic: HC

New Delhi: Wearing a mask while driving alone in a private vehicle is compulsory in the context of COVID-19, the Delhi High Court said on Wednesday and described the face…

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Market Price Of Salman Rushdie's Ancestral Home Challenged In Delhi HC

New Delhi: An application has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking the setting aside of an order passed by a single-bench which had estimated the market price of Booker Prize-winning author Salman Rushdie’s ancestral house in the capital city’s Civil Lines area at Rs 130 crore. A legal battle ensued between Rushdie’s family […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021