Mathura clashes could have been avoided if HC orders were followed: Uttar Pradesh governor​

The Mathura clashes could have been avoided if the Akhilesh Yadav government had followed the high court order in a timely manner, Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Thursday said.

Remove all religious structures encroaching on roads: Allahabad HC

The Allahabad High Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to remove or shift religious structures "in any form" which encroach on public roads including sideways.

Clashes erupt during anti-encroachment drive in Mathura; 7 including SP killed, dozens injured

Clashes erupt during anti-encroachment drive in Mathura; 7 including SP killed, dozens injured

Five protesters and two policemen, including an SP-rank officer, were killed and over 40 people injured in clashes during a drive to evict illegal occupants of a land in Mathura district, a top official said.

Four new Supreme Court judges sworn-in

Four new Supreme Court judges sworn-in

Justice AM Khanwilkar, Justice DY Chandrachud, Justice Ashok Bhushan, former ASG L Nageswara Rao were sworn-in as judges of Supreme Court.

Supreme Court to get four new judges today

Supreme Court to get four new judges today

Justice DY Chandrachud, Justice AM Khanwilkar and Justice Ashok Bhushan and former ASG L Nageswara Rao are scheduled to be sworn-in today.

Lawyers not ready to fight my daughter's case: Hiralal Kashyap

Former BSP minister Hiralal Kashyap has alleged that the city lawyers have refused to take up the case of his daughter who allegedly committed suicide due to dowry harassment.

15 judicial officers given compulsory retirement by HC in UP

In a major action, 15 judicial officers in Uttar Pradesh have been punished with compulsory retirement by the Allahabad High Court for "doubtful integrity", "negligence" and "poor performance".

Hamid Ansari calls for speedy trials, prompt justice

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Thursday called on the legal fraternity to ensure speedy trials and quick justice to those seeking it and ensure that pendency of cases is brought down.

Allahabad High Court gets 7 new judges

Seven judicial officers of Uttar Pradesh were today sworn in as Additional Judges of the Allahabad High Court, taking the total number of judges to 78 as against the sanctioned strength of 160.

AMU minority status issue: Centre to withdraw appeal against the Allahabad HC judgement

AMU minority status issue: Centre to withdraw appeal against the Allahabad HC judgement

The Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi on Monday told Supreme Court that the Centre is withdrawing its appeal against the Allahabad HC judgement in AMU minority status case.

Allahabad HC dismisses petition on Commission report on Muzaffarnagar riots

Allahabad HC dismisses petition on Commission report on Muzaffarnagar riots

The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court today dismissed a public interest litigation petition seeking quashing of the report of justice (retd) Vishnu Sahai Commission on Muzaffarnagar communal riots of 2013 and a CBI probe into it.

Ready to work in summers to clear backlog: CJI

Chief Justice of India T.S. Thakur on Saturday called for judicial services to the people must be expedited and if needed, he was receptive to the idea of courts working in the summers to clear the backlog.

Allahabad HC dismisses petition challenging appointment of Aniruddh Yadav as UPPSC Chairman

The Allahabad High Court on Friday dismissed a petition challenging the appointment of educationist Aniruddh Singh Yadav as Chairman of Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission.

After refusing to chant 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', Asaduddin Owaisi says 'Jai Hind' – know why

After refusing to chant 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', Asaduddin Owaisi says 'Jai Hind' – know why

A PIL has been filed against the Hyderabad MP under IPC Section 124A.

Judiciary facing crisis of credibility: Chief Justice of India

Judiciary facing crisis of credibility: Chief Justice of India

The CJI said he can assure the lawyers that if Bar cooperates, judges will be ready to sit even on Saturdays to finish old matters.

Justice should be accessible, affordable and quick: President Pranab Mukherjee

Justice should be accessible, affordable and quick: President Pranab Mukherjee

Expressing his concern over long-pending cases in the courts, President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday pitched for speedy and affordable justice to all.

Justice Gowda recuses from hearing Babri Masjid case

The Supreme Court on Thursday did not hold the hearing on the CBI's plea challenging the May 2010 Allahabad High Court verdict discharging BJP leaders including LK Advani of criminal conspiracy in the razing of the Babri Masjid in 1992 as Justice V Gopala Gowda recused himself from hearing the matter.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Allahabad HC to hear PIL challenging Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission report

Muzaffarnagar riots: Allahabad HC to hear PIL challenging Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission report

The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court will on Thursday hear a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) challenging Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission`s report on the Muzaffarnagar riots.

PIL filed in Allahabad HC challenging Muzaffarnagar riots' report

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court, challenging Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission`s report on the Muzaffarnagar riots.

No coercive action be taken against Kumar Vishwas till next hearing: HC

The Allahabad High Court has directed authorities that no coercive action be taken against Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas in connection with a criminal case lodged against him in Amethi during 2014 Lok Sabha elections till the next date of hearing.