DELHI HIGH COURT
A convict in Nirbhaya gang rape, murder case moves Supreme Court seeking review of death penalty
The 23-year-old paramedic student was brutally gang raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a running bus in South Delhi by six persons and severely assaulted before being thrown out on the road. She succumbed to injuries on December 29, 2012 at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore.
Delhi HC seeks ED reply on former BPSL CMD Sanjay Singal's interim bail plea
The Delhi High Court on Monday sought response of the Enforcemen...
Don't fill up SAG posts in ITBP, BSF, CRPF without informing court: HC to Centre
The Delhi High Court has asked the Centre not to fill via de...
HC stays proceedings against Kejriwal in criminal defamation case
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday stayed proceedings in a criminal defamation case against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for re-tweeting an allegedly defamatory video by YouTuber Dhruv Rathee in May 2018.
HC declines to order linking of FB, Twitter, WhatsApp accounts with Aadhaar, PAN
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar said linking of accounts with social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook and WhatsApp, with Aadhaar, PAN or any other identity document requires framing of policies or amendment in existing laws by the central government and this exercise cannot be done by the court.
Chopper scam: ED moves HC to cancel Ratul Puri's bail in money laundering case
The plea by the ED was mentioned before a bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar, which allowed it to be listed for hearing on Friday. In its petition, filed through central government standing counsel Amit Mahajan, the agency has sought setting aside of the bail granted to Puri on December 2 by a trial court.
INX Media money laundering case: Chidambaram submits bail bond, sureties before Delhi court
He should neither try to influence witnesses nor tamper with evidence, the court said while setting aside the Delhi High Court's November 15 verdict denying the former him bail.
Judicial findings based on sealed cover documents of probe agencies against fair trial: SC
A bench headed by Justice R Banumathi said it was not justified for the Delhi High Court to record the findings in its November 15 verdict denying bail to Chidambaram based on the material submitted in sealed cover by the ED.
VVIP chopper scam: Witness in money-laundering case moves High Court to quash LOC against him
The petitioner, Jamil Saidi, has contended that he is not even an accused in the case, he has appeared before the ED on several occasions and answered all queries put to him by the agency. The MHA, represented by the Centre's standing counsel, Ajay Digpaul, accepted the notice and said a reply would be filed before the next date of hearing.
No Indian study to show pollution shortens life: Javadekar; draws flak from environment experts
Earlier in the day, while responding to a query in the Lok Sabha, Javadekar said no Indian study has shown any correlation between pollution and shortening of lifespan. "Let us not create a fear psychosis among people," the minister told the House. Several studies conducted by renowned think tanks and they have blamed pollution for causing deaths in the country.
Supreme Court restrains Chidambaram from giving press interviews, making public comments
This condition assumes significance as during the hearing on Chidambaram's plea seeking bail, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the ED, had claimed that ahead of a crucial hearing in the case media reports and articles were published to influence the proceedings.
No material to indicate Chidambaram threatened witness, says Supreme Court
The apex court, which granted bail to the 74-year-old former finance minister in the case, dealt with the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) submissions that he wields influence over witnesses and there was likelihood of tampering of evidence.
Religare Finvest wants Shivinder Singh's bail be quashed
The Enforcement agency, in November had arrested Shivinder, his elder brother Malvinder and former people in top management of REL over charges of misappropriation of funds in Religare Finvest. They are facing charges of cheating, criminal conspiracy and criminal breach of trust.
JNU sedition case: HC refuses to direct AAP govt to grant sanction for prosecution of Kanhaiya Kumar
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar said it cannot pass any direction in this regard and it is for the Delhi government to decide as per existing rules, policy, law and facts of that case on whether to grant approval for prosecution.
Delhi HC dismisses plea challenging Harsh Vardhan's election
Justice Navin Chawla allowed the Centre's application which claimed that no grounds were made out for challenging the BJP leader's election.
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