Delhi High Court

Nitish Katara case: Judge recuses from hearing convict's plea

Nitish Katara case: Judge recuses from hearing convict's plea

When the matter came up before Justice Mukta Gupta, she said the case be listed before another bench on December 15.

Dec 13, 2017, 19:41 PM IST
Delhi HC disposes of Mukul Roy's plea alleging phone tapping

Delhi HC disposes of Mukul Roy's plea alleging phone tapping

Former Trinamool Congress MP, who has now joined the BJP, had sought a CBI probe into the alleged surveillance and tapping of his phone by the West Bengal police.

Dec 13, 2017, 14:39 PM IST
Do prayers from illegally built temples reach god: Delhi HC on 108-feet Hanuman statue

Do prayers from illegally built temples reach god: Delhi HC on 108-feet Hanuman statue

Days after suggesting that the iconic 108-feet tall Hanuman statue at Karol Bagh in the national capital be airlifted, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked if prayers from illegal encroachments on pavements would reach the god.

Dec 13, 2017, 08:44 AM IST
Delhi HC asks Centre for guidelines on citizens' threat complaints

Delhi HC asks Centre for guidelines on citizens' threat complaints

The court was hearing a plea by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Ashish Khetan alleging death threat from right-wing outfits.

Dec 12, 2017, 18:50 PM IST
Sterilisation failure by govt clinic: Woman moves Delhi HC for compensation

Sterilisation failure by govt clinic: Woman moves Delhi HC for compensation

A 28-year-old mother of four has moved the Delhi High Court seeking compensation from the Delhi government for the failure of a parivar seva clinic run by it to sterilise her, leading to her fourth pregnancy.

Dec 10, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
British national, wanted in child abuse case, moves Delhi HC against extradition proceedings

British national, wanted in child abuse case, moves Delhi HC against extradition proceedings

A 73-year-old British national, wanted in a child abuse and trafficking case in the Philippines, has moved the Delhi High Court challenging the proceedings in a trial court to extradite him to that country.

Dec 10, 2017, 10:29 AM IST
Provide basic amenities for women, children living on debris of Kathputli colony: PIL

Provide basic amenities for women, children living on debris of Kathputli colony: PIL

A PIL has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking basic amenities and warm clothes for pregnant and lactating women, babies and children living on the debris of the demolished Kathputli colony here, claiming that a newborn died there due to lack of post natal care.

Dec 09, 2017, 14:00 PM IST
New Rs 50, Rs 200 notes not visually-impaired friendly: High Court

New Rs 50, Rs 200 notes not visually-impaired friendly: High Court

The court asked the Centre to place its view before the bench on the next date of hearing on January 31.

Dec 06, 2017, 19:31 PM IST
New Rs 50, Rs 200 notes not visually-impaired friendly: HC

New Rs 50, Rs 200 notes not visually-impaired friendly: HC

A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar told the government and the RBI to reconsider the issue and if possible examine the new currency notes of Rs 200 and Rs 50 denominations as the visually-impared people were finding it difficult to use them due to their size and the tactile marks.

Dec 06, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
Delhi High Court recruits first transgender clerk

Delhi High Court recruits first transgender clerk

Hailing from Uttar Pradesh's Badaun, 30-year-old Babli left her family seven years back.

Dec 01, 2017, 23:46 PM IST
HC tells Omar Abdullah to settle marital dispute in family court

HC tells Omar Abdullah to settle marital dispute in family court

The court passed this observation while disposing of petition filed by Omar Abdullah regarding his marital dispute.

Dec 01, 2017, 21:58 PM IST
Visually impaired facing problems with new currency: HC

Visually impaired facing problems with new currency: HC

The court said the matter was of "very grave public interest" and should be addressed seriously.

Dec 01, 2017, 20:49 PM IST
PIL to recruit women in Territorial Army: HC reserves verdict

PIL to recruit women in Territorial Army: HC reserves verdict

"Judgement reserved," a bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar said after arguments on behalf of the Centre, the petitioner and the amicus curiae appointed by the court.

Nov 30, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
Former Delhi Chief Justice expresses concern on media trial

Former Delhi Chief Justice expresses concern on media trial

He urged the courts not to take decision on the hype created by media. 

Nov 27, 2017, 00:09 AM IST
Delhi govt taking steps to evict encroachers from 990 Waqf plots: AAP

Delhi govt taking steps to evict encroachers from 990 Waqf plots: AAP

The court had directed the Delhi govt and Waqf Board to file an action taken report with regard to recovery of Waqf properties.

Nov 24, 2017, 21:35 PM IST
HC seeks to know the status of probe in 2016 NEET illegalities

HC seeks to know the status of probe in 2016 NEET illegalities

The Delhi High Court today sought to know the status of the probe into the alleged illegalities in the 2016 National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) to admit students in post-graduate medical courses.

Nov 23, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
Delhi HC rejects plea against Rahul Gandhi over skipping SPG security

Delhi HC rejects plea against Rahul Gandhi over skipping SPG security

The Delhi High Court today rejected a plea against Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi alleging he had skipped SPG security and put himself in danger.

Nov 22, 2017, 13:50 PM IST
HC refrains from passing interim order in JD(U) symbol row

HC refrains from passing interim order in JD(U) symbol row

The Delhi High Court today refrained from passing any interim order against the ECI's order rejecting the claim of Sharad Yadav faction of Janata Dal (United) over the 'Arrow' symbol.

Nov 22, 2017, 12:51 PM IST

North MCD to compensate Mangolpuri factory fire victims: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday held a municipal body liable to compensate the kin of four persons who were killed in a factory blaze four years ago, saying as the North MCD had failed to stop such units operating illegally.

Nov 21, 2017, 19:30 PM IST