Hamid Ansari forms panel to probe sexual charges against HC judge

 Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari has set up a three-member panel to investigate sexual harassment charges against SK Gangele, a sitting judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court, nearly a month after admitting a motion supported by 58 Rajya Sabha members to impeach him.

Two zoo elephants to be unchained & kept in special enclosure

Following the directions of the Madhya Pradesh High Court, a pair of elephants who had been chained at the city zoo for nearly a decade would be set free and shifted to an open enclosure there soon.

MP HC summons official to explain plan on juvenile boards

 The Madhya Pradesh High Court has summoned the state's Principal Secretary of the Women and Child Welfare Department on March 24 to explain the action plan to do away with shortcomings plaguing juvenile justice boards functioning in different districts.

Bhopal tragedy: HC wants action-taken-report on deficiencies in medical aid

The Madhya Pradesh High Court here has sought action taken report from the state government over deficiencies pointed out by the monitoring committee in the delivery of medical facilities to the victims of Bhopal gas leak tragedy of December 1984.

58 Rajya Sabha MPs give notice for impeachment of HC judge

58 MPs of Rajya Sabha have given a notice for impeaching Justice SK Gangele of Madhya Pradesh High Court who is facing allegations of sexual harassment of a woman Additional District and Sessions Judge of Gwalior.

MP HC directs state government to deal with swine flu virus

The Madhya Pradesh High Court has directed the state government to make arrangements to deal with swine flu in the state and ensure supply of adequate stock of required medicines in hospitals.

Gwalior judge sexual harassment: Supreme Court quashes probe panel
Gwalior judge sexual harassment: Supreme Court quashes probe panel

In a significant development, the Supreme Court on Thursday divested an Madhya Pradesh High Court Judge, accused of sexual misdemeanour, from undertaking administrative and supervisory role.

SC turns down Digvijay's plea for CBI probe in MPPEB scam

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to order CBI probe into the Madhya Pradesh professional examination board (MPPEB) scam in conducting entrance tests for admission to various colleges and jobs in the state and dismissed Congress leader Digvijay Singh's plea.

Bhopal gas tragedy: PIL seeks info on Warren Anderson's escape from India

A PIL filed before Madhya Pradesh High Court on Thursday sought a direction to the state government to disclose all the details of the alleged safe passage to Warren Anderson, the deceased CEO of now-defunct Union Carbide Corporation, in December 1984.

MP HC appoints members of SIT for monitoring MPPEB scam probe

 The Madhya Pradesh High Court today named three members of the special investigation team (SIT) which will monitor the probe into the MP Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) admission/recruitment scam.

Alleged sexual harassment of lady judge figures in Rajya Sabha

Complaining of sexual harassment by a judge of Madhya Pradesh High Court, the additional judge had resigned on July 15 and wrote to the Chief Justice of India and others on August 1 in this regard.

Alleged sexual harassment of lady judge figures in RS

The issue of alleged sexual harassment of a lady judge in Gwalior was raised in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with senior lawyer and nominated member KTS Tulsi demanding immediate action on her complaint saying it would otherwise demoralise lady judges in the country.

Accused of sexual harassment, Madhya Pradesh HC judge says `hang me if I am guilty`

A sitting judge of Madhya Pradesh High Court, who has been accused of sexual harassment, pleaded innocence on Monday and said that he is willing to be hanged if found guilty.

MP addl judge quits after sexual harassment by HC judge, CJI steps in

An additional district and sessions judge in Gwalior has resigned after she was allegedly sexual harassed by a sitting judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.

Judgment reserved on plea challenging Sushma Swaraj`s election

The Madhya Pradesh High Court reserved its judgment on Tuesday on a petition challenging the election of Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj from the Vidisha Constituency after watching video-recording of the nomination process.

I-T raid on Rajoura`s residence was illegal, says HC

Madhya Pradesh High Court has observed that the raid conducted at the residence of the former state Home Secretary by the Income Tax Department in 2008 was "illegal".

HC notice to IIM, HRD ministry on allegations against director

Madhya Pradesh High Court issued notice to Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore on petition by 4 faculty members against clean chit to director N Ravichandran in financial irregularities case.

Law dept`s nod required to prosecute corrupt govt servant: HC

The Madhya Pradesh High Court has held that the state Law department has final authority to award sanction to prosecute a government employee and his parent department`s opinion in the matter would not be binding.

Petition filed against man for harassing father

An 80-year-old man has filed a petition at the Madhya Pradesh High Court accusing his son of harassing him regularly.

HC dismisses election petition against Kamal Nath

In a relief to Kamal Nath, the MP HC on Thursday dismissed a petition challenging his election to Lok Sabha in 2009 from Chhindwara.