Haryana town tense over possible arrest of a godman Rampal

The Barwala town of Haryana was tense as it braced tonight for a possible showdown between police and supporters of self-styled godman Rampal ahead of a High Court deadline for his appearance tomorrow in a contempt case, reports said on Sunday.

CRPF battalion gheraos controversial godman Rampal's Satlok ashram: Report

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) battalion have cordoned off the Satlok ashram of the self styled controversial godman Sant Rampal to execute the court order to arrest him, reports stated on Saturday.  

Punjab HC issues non-bailable warrant against Baba Rampal

Punjab and Haryana High Court has issued a non-bailable warrant against Baba Rampal.

PM headed-ACC to select Chief Commissioner of Gurdwara polls

A panel, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will choose the next Chief Commissioner for Gurdwara elections, slated to be held in September 2016.

PCC relay fast enters day 3; Badal dubs it `political stunt`

Punjab Congress `relay hunger strike` seeking CBI probe into a multi-crore synthetic drug case entered the third day on Tuesday with Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal describing it as a "political stunt".

Punjab set to open NRI court

Punjab is all set to establish the first-of-its-kind, exclusive court to deal with cases related to NRIs after the state government received approval for the same from Punjab and Haryana High Court.

Convict moves SC for compensation for acquiring HIV in jail

A murder convict serving life imprisonment on Friday moved the Supreme Court for his release and compensation of Rs 75 lakh for having contracted HIV and another infection allegedly during his stay in jail.

HC stays power theft case hearing in consumer court

Punjab and Haryana HC stayed orders by District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum (DCDRF) and civil court in cases involving theft of power in Haryana as it was outside ambit of their jurisdiction.

Punjab and Haryana High Court chief takes oath

Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul was on Saturday administered the oath as the chief justice of the Punjab and Haryana High Court.

Haryana HC issues notice to CBI in Nirmal Yadav case

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday sought reply from the CBI regarding a revision petition filed by the former high court judge Nirmal Yadav in the infamous cash-at-judge`s door case.

Punjab govt directs department to send email ids

The Punjab government Monday directed all its departments to send their precise e-mail IDs immediately for better inter-departmental correspondence.

HC orders nullification of common land allotted to Subhash Ghai

After his land deal went awry in Maharashtra, Bollywood producer and director has suffered another setback as the Haryana High Court has now ordered quashing of allotment of 20 acres of village common land in Haryana. Ghai planned to open a branch of his production company Mukta Arts in Haryana.

Water woes: HC bars new license for construction in Gurgaon

Taking a serious view of exploitation of ground water in Gurgaon, Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday barred issuance of any fresh license for construction activity.

Shelter case: HC gives Centre a week to decide on CBI probe

The Haryana government had about a month back recommended a CBI probe into the allegations of sexual abuse and torture, of the inmates of the `Apna Ghar` shelter home in Rohtak.

Death row convict awaits decision on his mercy plea

Lodged in the Ambala Central Jail for
the past 19 years, an inmate on death row still waits for his fate to be decided with his mercy petition lying pending for the past 12 years.

No criminal prosecution for official duties: HC

Punjab HC has observed if public servants face criminal prosecution for performing official duties, it would become difficult for them to work.

HC issues notice to Centre in Ruchika case

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday issued notices to the Centre and the CBI.