Tag: Delhi High Court

Supply 490 MT Oxygen To Delhi Or Face Contempt: HC To Centre
Supply 490 MT Oxygen To Delhi Or Face Contempt: HC To Centre

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Saturday warned the Centre of initiating “contempt proceedings” against its administrators if it delays the supply of 490 MT oxygen allocated to the…

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If Anyone Obstructs Oxygen Supply, We Will Hang Him: HC

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court said on Saturday that if any official at the central, state or local administration was obstructing in the picking up or supply of oxygen,…

WhatsApp Treating Indian Users Differently From Europeans Matter Of Concern: Centre To HC

New Delhi: WhatsApp is treating Indian users differently from Europeans over opting out of its new privacy policy which is a matter of concern for the government and it is looking into the issue, the Centre informed the Delhi High Court on Monday. The central government told the high court that it was also a […]

Non-Payment Of Salary, Pension: 'To Receive Pay A Fundamental Right'

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has pulled up the municipal corporations for the non-payment of salaries and pensions to their employees, noting that paucity of funds cannot be an excuse and that right to receive pay is a fundamental right enshrined under the Constitution of India. A division bench of Justice Vipin Sanghi and […]

WhatsappWhatsApp's Upcoming Data & Privacy Policy Challenged In Delhi HC
WhatsApp's Upcoming Data & Privacy Policy Challenged In Delhi HC

New Delhi: An application was moved in the Delhi High Court on Thursday against instant messaging application WhatsApp’s upcoming data and privacy policy, on the grounds that it violates the right to privacy of citizens of India. The petition, moved by advocate Chaitanya Rohilla, states that the policy gives a 360-degree profile view into a […]

Coal Scam: Delhi HC Suspends 3-Year Jail Term Awarded To Dilip Ray

New Delhi: Ex-BJD MP and the former Union Minister of State for coal Dilip Ray can heave a sigh of relief as the Delhi High Court has suspended the 3-year jail term pronounced by the Special CBI Court here for Ray in a case pertaining to irregularities in the allocation of a coal block in […]

Salary To Doctors, Health Workers: SC disposes of plea
Salary To Doctors, Health Workers: SC Disposes Of Plea

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday disposed of a plea seeking timely payment of salary to doctors and healthcare workers, citing that the Delhi High Court was already on the matter. A bench comprising Justices Ashok Bhushan, R. Subhash Reddy and M.R. Shah said the Delhi High Court has already taken up suo moto […]

Delhi HC Upholds Ban On Army Personnel Using Social Media

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday turned down a petition which sought court’s direction to the Director-General of Military Intelligence (DGMI) to withdraw its policy which had ordered the Indian Army officers to delete their accounts from social networking platforms like Facebook and Instagram. A division bench of the High Court presided by […]

Delhi Police Opposes In HC Setting Up Of SIT Committee On Jamia Violence

New Delhi: The police on Wednesday opposed in the Delhi High Court setting up of an SIT or a Commission of Inquiry (CoI) to look into the violence at Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) university in December last year, saying it would “amount to supplanting the law”. The submission was made before a bench of Chief […]

Delhi Riots: HC Grants Bail To Safoora Zargar On Humanitarian Ground

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday granted bail to Jamia Coordination Committee Media Coordinator Safoora Zargar, who is pregnant and was arrested under anti-terror law UAPA in a case related to communal violence in Northeast Delhi during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, as Solicitor General Tushar Mehta did not oppose it on […]