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1984 Anti Sikh Riots:SIT to have 2 members now, SC modifies earlier order

Modifying its earlier order, the Supreme Court Tuesday said the three-member SIT set up to supervise further probe into 186 cases of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots will now have two members only as one of those appointed has declined to be a part of it. A bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur passed the order as the Centre had earlier informed the court that one of

High Court : Helmets for Sikh girls: May be, may not be

It was in July this year when the Punjab and Haryana High Court asked the UT Administration to make the helmets mandatory for the women riding two wheelers Himani Bahuguna Chandigarh The Chandigarh Administration on Monday issued notification making it optional for Sikh women to wear protective head gear while driving or riding pillion on a two wheeler on city roads. The

High Court Bibi Jagir Kaur

HC revert lower court decision, Bibi Jagir Kaur acquitted in daughter’s death case

The Punjab and Haryana High Court in Chandigarh revert lower court decision, Big relief to Bibi Jagir Kaur. As Bibi Jagir Kaur acquitted in daughter’s death case. The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday acquitted former SGPC chief Bibi Jagir Kaur and co-accused in her daughter Harpreet Kaur’s death case. The court delivered its verdict on

Court orders Ludhiana crackers

Court orders violated in Ludhiana, 11 cases for reported

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana   The orders of Punjab and Haryana High court and local Police for crackers brusting timings was violated on Diwali eve in Ludhiana. The city Police has registered 11 cases against unidentified persons for brusting crackers beyond time limit. However, the cases were registered against unidentified persons and no arrested has been made so far. In all the FIRs registered under section 188 of

Surprisingly one village in Punjab has its own ‘High Court’

Surprisingly naming the common place “High Court”, a shed located at outskirts of the village, elderly residents of the village first listen to the arguments of both parties and then discussing with each other award their judgment, which is generally accepted by all Rajay Deep Poohla (Bathinda) Realising the legal battles in courts time consuming,

19269 cases settled in National Lok Adalat in Punjab: Justice TPS Mann

19269 cases settled in National Lok Adalat in Punjab: Justice TPS Mann

Mohali(DP Correspondent) : Lok Adalats are Litigant centered Alternative Dispute Resolution mechanism in which members of Lok Adalat bench motivate and assist the parties to amicably arrive to a settlement. Under the guidance of Hon’ble Mr. Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Judge, Supreme Court of India and Executive Chairman, National Legal Services Authority and under the leadership

SC says interim order on screening of Nanak Shah Fakir to continue

SC doesn’t favour CBI probe into Kathua rape-cum-murder case

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday did not favour handing over the investigation into the rape-and-murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua from the crime branch of Jammu and Kashmir Police to the CBI as her father expressed satisfaction over the investigation carried out so far. “In the absence of any allegation, why

HC denies bail to 1984 riots case convict Khokhar

HC denies bail to 1984 riots case convict Khokhar

HC denies bail to 1984 riots case convict Khokhar NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed the bail plea of a former Congress councillor serving life term in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice Anu Malhotra said that convict Balwan Khokhar was getting the

VVIP cars

HC asks central govt to submit report on VVIP cars

High Court has asked the Central Government to submit the report regarding the registration of cars of VVIP including President of India. During the hearing on Monday, the High Court told the Delhi government lawyer that a circular has been issued in this regard. Next hearing will be held on February 26. This demand has been filed by

Seeking share in scam, farmers file writ in HC

Seeking share in scam, farmers file writ in HC

Seeking share in scam, farmers file writ in HC Chandigarh – The farmers have filed a writ petition in the High Court to recover their share in alleged embezzlement worth Rs 500 crore in the Malwa region of Punjab. The scam is about watercourse outlets being constructed in 2016. The outlets now have been deteriorated, constructed

JBT teachers gets relief

JBT teachers gets relief, HC directs their recruitment

JBT teachers gets relief: There is a relief for 2011, 2013 Junior Basic Trained (JBT) teachers. High orders have been given to terminate 900 ad-hoc teachers. Since court have asked to replace these with 2011 and 2013 merit list. HC have given orders to recruit JBT teachers within one month. Previously, Haryana government had terminated these

HP High Court orders

HP High Court orders closure of 116 hotels in Dharamsala

The HP High Court orders has asked state authorities to initiate action against 116 more hotels and guesthouses operating illegally in and around Dharamsala town and also to immediately disconnect their water and electricity connections. This comes after authorities had conducted inspections at 309 hotels and found that 116 hotels were violating rules. The court

Defamation notice on Baba Ramdev

High court issues defamation notice on Baba Ramdev

Defamation notice on Baba Ramdev: Baba Ramdev and many others have been issued a notice of defamation. This order has been given by the Allahabad High Court. The Allahabad high court on Monday issued notice to Baba Ramdev on a contempt petition, which showed him as director of Patanjali Ayurved Ltd, for his alleged disobedience

Ram Rahim case

Petition filed in High Court: Ram Rahim case to be heard

Petition has been filed regarding Ram Rahim case in High Court regarding Panchkula violence. Petition demands the recovery of the loss, which happened in the violence. The violence which happened in Panchkula, was a planned conspiracy by Baba. As soon as the court pronounced him guilty, he asked the officials to bring the Red bag,

Chandigarh: James hotel bankrupt, employees move to HC

James hotel bankrupt: The workers of James hotel are protesting outside hotel against management at Chandigarh. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) of Central Ram Gopal has present on the spot. According to the information, James hotel is approximately Rs. 750 crore and it was facing bankruptcy for 37 crore in 2016. After that Debt recovered tribunal

Whenever there was a threat to democracy, Akali Dal fought: Sukhbir Badal

Whenever there was a threat to democracy, Akali Dal fought: Sukhbir Badal

Sukhbir Badal: Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal held a press conference in Chandigarh. Shiromani Akali Dal will fight for the rights of people.We will prepare a list of 10 volunteers in each constituencies, who will fight for the wrong in and will help the people to fight against the evil/crime and this will

Pakistan court orders release of Hafiz Saeed

Islamabad, Nov 22, A Pakistan court on Wednesday ordered the release from house arrest of terrorist leader Hafiz Saeed, blamed for the 2008 Mumbai terror attack. A Judicial Review Board consisting of judges from the Lahore High Court rejected a plea from the government of Pakistan’s Punjab province to extend his detention by three months,

HC dismisses Kejriwal plea

HC dismisses Kejriwal plea to summon DDCA documents

New Delhi, Oct 31, HC dismisses Kejriwal plea : The Delhi High Court today dismissed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s plea to summon the minutes of meetings of the cricket body DDCA between 1999 and 2014 in a defamation suit filed by Union Minister Arun Jaitley. Joint Registrar Pankaj Gupta declined to grant the relief sought

Asaram Bapu

Supreme Court to hear Asaram Bapu’s bail plea today

Asaram Bapu’s bail plea: The Supreme Court will hear bail plea on Friday of self-styled Godman Asaram Bapu in connection with a rape case registered against him in Gujarat.Earlier in August, the apex court had expressed concern over the delay in the hearing of the case and had asked the Gujarat trial court to consider Asaram Bapu’s

SGPC to meet President on Rajoana’s mercy petition

SGPC to meet President on Rajoana’s mercy petition

SGPC to meet President on Rajoana’s mercy petition. Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has decided to again seek time for a personal meeting from the President of India concerning the pending mercy petition of Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict facing the gallows in the infamous former Chief Minister Beant Singh assassination case, presently lodged in the