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.

Rape case: SC declines CBI probe into missing witness, assault on those testifying against Asaram

The Supreme Court on Friday declined to pass a direction for a CBI probe into the mysterious disappearance of a prosecution witness and assaults on other witnesses in a rape case involving controversial religious figure Asaram Bapu.

Lucknow bench's new building to be inaugurated on March 19

The iconic new building of the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court (HC) will be inaugurated by Vice-President Hamid Ansari on March 19, an official said on Thursday.

Dinesh Maheshwari sworn-in as Meghalaya HC chief justice

Justice Dinesh Maheshwari of Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court was on Wednesday sworn-in as the chief justice of the Meghalaya High Court.

JNU row: Blow for Rahul Gandhi as Allahabad High Court orders sedition case against him

JNU row: Blow for Rahul Gandhi as Allahabad High Court orders sedition case against him

In a major blow to Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, Allahabad High Court has ordered to register a sedition case against him over meeting with protesting students in JNU campus in connection with 'ant-national' activities row.

Allahabad High Court to hear plea on bungalow allotted to Mayawati today

Allahabad High Court to hear plea on bungalow allotted to Mayawati today

A PIL seeks a CBI probe into alleged merger and transfer of a bungalow to former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and BSP chief Mayawati in Lucknow.