Delhi court dismisses father’s plea seeking declaration of son’s death during 1984 anti-Sikh riots

A Delhi court has dismissed a plea seeking to declare a man missing during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots as dead and issue his death certificate, citing lack of concrete evidence and contradictions. An 80-year-old man had moved the court claiming that his son Ajit Singh had come to Delhi’s Kashmere Gate in the last week … Read more

Delhi High Court issues SOP for physical hearing from November 22

The Delhi High Court, which is set to resume full physical hearings from November 22, on Thursday issued its standard operating procedure to regulate the entry of lawyers and litigants inside the court building and said that flu, fever and People displaying symptoms of cough will not be allowed. In the protocol issued by Registrar … Read more

State Election Commission will not notify civic polls for Howrah and Kolkata Municipal Bodies

The State Election Commission (SEC) will not notify civic polls for Howrah and Kolkata municipalities and has informed the Calcutta High Court that it will wait for the HC’s decision on the issue. A public interest litigation has been filed on behalf of the BJP in relation to the municipal elections, demanding to hold elections … Read more

‘Extremely disgusted’, says Court; Rap lawyer for calling Delhi riots a handiwork of political party

A Delhi court has expressed “extreme hatred” on a lawyer alleging that the 2020 riots here were the handiwork of a political party and terming his statements as highly irresponsible and blatantly aimed only at members of the Muslim community. Criminal cases were decided. liar. Additional Sessions Judge (ASJ) Virendra Bhat said in an order … Read more

Supreme Court calls UP officials ‘arrogant’, clears way for arrest of two including finance secretary

Terming the officials as “very arrogant”, the Supreme Court on Saturday dismissed an appeal by the Uttar Pradesh government and paved the way for the arrest of the state’s finance secretary and additional chief secretary (revenue), against whom the Allahabad High Court granted bail. Warrant was issued. Delayed and partial compliance of orders. The matter … Read more

14 children die in last 48 hours at Bhopal’s Kamala Nehru Hospital: Congress demands probe by HC judge; Government denied claim

The opposition Congress on Wednesday claimed that a total of 14 children died in the Madhya Pradesh government-run Kamala Nehru Children’s Hospital in the last 48 hours, contrary to the state government’s claim that only four infants lost their lives in the November 8 fire. , and demanded an inquiry by a sitting Judge of … Read more

Complete investigation against former AIADMK minister, file final report in 10 weeks: High Court

The Madras High Court on Monday directed the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) to complete its probe on corruption allegations against former Municipal Administration Minister SP Velumani and file a final report within 10 weeks. The first bench of Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice PD Audikesvalu gave the direction while disposing of two … Read more