HC stays Haryana's decision to reserve 20 percent seats for SC staff

 The Punjab and Haryana High Court has stayed the Haryana government's recent notification reserving 20 per cent seats for Scheduled Caste employees in departmental promotions.

Court stays Haryana notification for SC staff

 In a setback to the Haryana government, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday stayed a notification for reserving 20 percent seats in departmental promotions for class III and IV Scheduled Caste (SC) employees.

No school admission without proper birth certificate: Punjab and Haryana HC

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has made it mandatory for all government, public and private schools to admit only children with proper birth certificates.

Moga molestation case: HC issues notices to Punjab govt, Orbit Aviation Ltd
Moga molestation case: HC issues notices to Punjab govt, Orbit Aviation Ltd

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday issued notice to Punjab government and Orbit Aviation Ltd in connection with the molestation and death of a 13-year-old girl.

Moga molestation case: Punjab and Haryana HC bench recuses from hearing
Moga molestation case: Punjab and Haryana HC bench recuses from hearing

A Punjab and Haryana High Court bench on Monday recused itself from hearing the Moga incident in which a minor girl was allegedly molested and pushed out of a moving bus causing her fatal injuries.

26 Private Member's Bills introduced in Lok Sabha

A number of Private Member's Bills were introduced in Lok Sabha on Friday that sought raising of a Bose Regiment in Army, prohibition of slaughter of cow and other milch animals and stopping 'khap' panchayats from interfering in individuals liberty among others.

HC judge dives into lake to save girl from drowning

A High Court judge here dived into the local Sukhna lake to save a teenage girl from drowning after she allegedly attempted suicide, police said.

HC orders marriage registration for those above 21

Coming down heavily on certificates not being issued, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has ordered marriage registration officers to register marriages of couples who are over 21 years of age.

MSG release: Green signal from Punjab, Haryana HC

Gurmeet Ram Rahim's film 'MSG: Messenger of God' may finally hit the silverscreen as reports suggest that the Punjab and Haryana High Court is going to allow the release of the film.

Prof Kaptan Singh Solanki sworn-in as 34th Governor of Punjab

Haryana governor Prof Kaptan Singh Solani was on Thursday took over the additional charge of Governor of Punjab.

HC blocks transfer of ED officer who quizzed Majithia
HC blocks transfer of ED officer who quizzed Majithia

The Punjab and Haryana High Court Wednesday put on hold the transfer of Enforcement Directorate (ED) officer Niranjan Singh on a petition of a lawyer here.

Court dismisses plea against Haryana retirement age

The Punjab and Haryana high court Tuesday dismissed a petition challenging the new Haryana government's decision to lower the retirement age for government employees.

Punjab HC allows jail inmates to have sex with partners
Punjab HC allows jail inmates to have sex with partners

In a landmark judgement, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has held that prisoners in jail also have the right to have sex with their legal partners.

HC summons Haryana officials over illegal water extraction

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has directed the Haryana Chief Secretary and Chief Administrator, HUDA, to appear before it in connection with a petition alleging illegal extraction of ground water by builders in Gurgaon.

Six security personnel arrested during raid on Rampal's ashram

An Army man and a head constable were among six security personnel arrested from godman Rampal's ashram at Barwala in Hisar district during the operation to apprehend the controversial preacher, the Haryana government on Tuesday told the Punjab and Haryana High Court.

Punjab Governor administers oath to new acting CJ of HC

Justice Shiavax Jal Vazifdar was on Monday sworn in as the acting Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court.

Ashutosh Maharaj's cremation row: HC defers hearing till Feb 9
Ashutosh Maharaj's cremation row: HC defers hearing till Feb 9

Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday deferred till February 9 its verdict on the plea moved by the Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan, which has sought a 30-day extension on the deadline given by the court to perform last rites of its spiritual head Ashutosh Maharaj, who was declared clinically dead on January 29.

Punjab and Haryana HC to decide on extending deadline for Ashutosh Maharaj's funeral

The Punjab and Haryana High Court is expected to take a decision on Thursday on the plea moved by the Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan Ashram, which has sought a 30-day extension on the deadline given by it to perform last rites of Ashutosh Maharaj, who was declared clinically dead on January 29.

Punjab & Haryana HC adjourns hearing on plea to defer funeral of Ashutosh Maharaj
Punjab & Haryana HC adjourns hearing on plea to defer funeral of Ashutosh Maharaj

Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday adjourned till December 15 hearing on the plea moved by the Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan Ashram, which has sought a 30-day extension on the deadline given by it to perform last rites of Ashutosh Maharaj, who was declared clinically dead on January 29.

Situation at Ashutosh Maharaj's ashram normal: Police

Situation at the ashram of Ashutosh Maharaj, who has been declared clinically dead and Punjab and Haryana High Court has set dealine for performance of his last rites, remained normal on Friday, police said.