Tag: Orissa High Court

Orissa High Court Invites Applications For 202 ASO Posts
COVID Spread: Orissa High Court Shuts Down For 8 Days

With an upsurge in COVID cases in Cuttack city and some staff getting infected with Coronavirus, the Orissa High Court and its offices will be completely closed from May 20 to 27.

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Senior Advocate Designation: Orissa HC Annuls Own Ruling

A division bench of Justice CR Dash and Justice Pramath Patnaik termed the sub-rule (9) of Rule-6 of High Court of Orissa (Designation of Senior Advocates) Rules, 2019 as ultra vires.

Anjana Mishra Gang Rape Case: Can CBI Unravel The Conspiracy Theory?
Anjana Mishra Appeals Orissa High Court To Direct CBI To Speed Up Investigation

Cuttack: Gang-rape survivor Anjana Mishra has requested the Orissa High Court (HC) to direct the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to divulge information regarding the involvement of more persons in…

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Covid-19 Surge: Orissa High Court’s Summer Vacation Advanced By 3 Weeks

Cuttack: In View of the unprecedented surge in Covid-19 pandemic in the State, the Orissa High Court on Friday extended its ensuing summer vacation by around three weeks. The period…

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Orissa High Court Orders Eviction Of Illegal Prawn Gherries From Chilika, Bhitarkanika

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court has ordered eviction of illegal prawn gherries at Chilika, Bhitarkanika and other eco-sensitive wetland areas in Puri and Ganjam district. While directing the Collectors of…

No Headway In 12 Sensitive Cases: Bharatiya Vikash Parishad To Move Orissa HC Seeking CBI Probe

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Vikash Parishad, a social organization, will file a PIL in Orissa High Court seeking CBI investigation into a number of cases, including ‘Pihu’ missing case, Jagatsinghpur engineer…

Orissa HC Denies Bail To Ex-Bank Official In Rs 24.17 Crore Housing Loan Scam
Orissa HC Denies Bail To Ex-Bank Official In Rs 24.17 Crore Housing Loan Scam

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court on Monday rejected the bail petition of a former senior official of the Union Bank of India (UBI) in a loan fraud case of over…

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Orissa HC Asks SCB To Form Expert Team To Decide Minor Rape Survivor’s Pregnancy Termination

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court on Friday directed the SCB Medical College and Hospital to examine whether medical termination of pregnancy (MTP) can be carried out on a minor rape…

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Enforce Prohibition On Fishing Around Turtle Nesting Sites, HC Tells Odisha Govt

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court has directed the state government to enforce a prohibition on fishing activities by trawlers near the mouth of Devi river and along the coast to protect Olive Ridley turtles. Based on a report submitted by a committee appointed by the high court, a division bench headed by Chief Justice S […]

Orissa High Court Invites Applications For 202 ASO Posts
Odisha: HC Directs Collectors To Conduct Surprise Visits To Review Condition In Jails

Bhubaneswar: Expressing concern over the plethora of problems faced by inmates lodged in jails across the State, the Orissa High Court has directed district Collectors to conduct surprise visits and review the conditions prevailing in jails in their respective jurisdictions between March 15 and April 16, 2021. While hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL), the […]