high-court - Latest News on high-court | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Judges of higher judiciary not govt servants: Madras HC RG

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 17:58

Judges, particularly those of the higher judiciary are constitutional functionaries and not government servants or officials and so no direction can been issued to them, the Registrar General of Madras High Court on Thursday said.

Assault case: HC upholds order on jail term to ex-Goa minister

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 13:51

The Bombay High Court Thursday upheld the order of a lower court sentencing legislator and former state tourism minister Miccky Pacheco to six-month imprisonment for assaulting a junior engineer of electricity department.

Notice to civic bodies on ban on selling food in the open

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 22:48

The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the city`s civic agencies on a plea seeking quashing of notifications prohibiting for six months vendors from selling food or drinks that are exposed to dust to curb the spread of diseases in summer.

Delhi HC seeks MCD`s response over ban on sale of food items in open

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 20:55

Delhi HC sought a response from three civic bodies on a plea seeking quashing of a notification to ban sale of edibles and beverages in the open on unlicensed shops.

Separate cell for women; HC seeks response from Centre, others

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 19:37

The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the Centre and the Delhi government on a plea seeking separate police lock-ups for women detainees in order to protect them from "sexual abuse" and "ill-treatment".

CBI probe in solar scam case not necessary: Govt to HC

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 19:34

The Kerala Government today informed the High Court that a CBI enquiry was not necessary into the solar scam case, which had rocked the state last year.

Dhoti issue: BJP, Cong welcome TN govt`s decision to bring new law

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 17:17

BJP and Congress on Wednesday welcomed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa`s decision to bring in a legislation to put an end to the practice of denying entry to dhoti-clad people in clubs in the state.

Dhoti ban an insult to Tamil culture, will act against errant clubs: Jayalalithaa

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 13:15

Days after a Madras High Court Judge and two advocates were denied entry into the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club for wearing dhotis, the state government on Wednesday warned that the licenses of those clubs which indulge in such acts will be cancelled.

Provide generators in schools during load shedding in exams: Bombay HC

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 01:07

The Bombay High Court has asked Maharashtra government to provide generators, inverters and solar panels on a war-footing to schools so that the students are not forced to give examinations in darkness due to load shedding in the state.

TNCA has nothing to do with dhoti issue: Club VP

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 22:50

As the TNCA Club faced heat for disallowing entry to a Madras High Court Judge for wearing dhoti, one of its senior functionaries on Tuesday declined comment on the issue but maintained the state cricket association had nothing to do with the matter.

Delhi HC reserves order on plea against fees levied by Armed Forces panel

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 21:50

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday reserved its verdict on a plea of the bar association of the Armed Forces Tribunal (AFT) seeking quashing of Centre`s decision to hike court fees for filing petitions in the panel.

HC to Gujarat govt: Provide BPL cards to 1.45 lakh applicants

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 19:34

The Gujarat High Court directed the state government here on Tuesday to provide below poverty line (BPL) cards to 1.45 lakh applicants from Junagadh district, after processing their applications within two months, in response to a public interest litigation (PIL).