Allahabad HC asks CBI to complete Badaun probe, submit report on September 19

Allahabad HC directed CBI to complete its investigation into the Badaun murder case, in which two teenage girls were killed after alleged sexual assault, and file its report on September 19.

Nithari case: Moninder Pandher granted bail by HC

The Allahabad High Court, Monday, granted bail to businessman Moninder Singh Pandher, an accused in the infamous Nithari serial killings of Noida, a case that outraged the nation.

Allahabad University V-C resigns

Against the backdrop of protests on the Allahabad University campus, Vice-Chancellor Professor AK Singh has tendered his resignation, a top varsity official said.

Right to freedom from noise pollution is fundamental: HC

The Allahabad High Court has held that the "right to freedom from noise pollution is a fundamental right".

HC notice to Sonia Gandhi on plea challenging her election

The Allahabad High Court Thursday issued notice to Congress president Sonia Gandhi on a petition challenging her election from Rae Bareli parliamentary constituency.

Allahabad HC issues notice to PM Modi on Ajay Rai`s petition against Varanasi victory

The Allahabad High Court on Friday issued a notice to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a petition filed by Congress`s Ajay Rai challenging Modi`s election from Varanasi.

HC seeks status report from CBI in Badaun gang-rape case

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday asked the CBI to file a report about the progress in its probe into the Badaun gang-rape case.

Aziz Qureshi sworn-in as Governor of Uttar Pradesh

Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi Monday took over additional charge as governor of Uttar Pradesh.

Badaun gang-rape: HC reserves order on PIL seeking CBI probe

The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a PIL seeking direction for a CBI probe into the gang-rape and murder case of two teenaged cousin sisters in Badaun district.

Badaun gang-rape case: Main accused Pappu Yadav arrested

On a day when the Allahabad High Court is due to hear a PIL on Badaun gang-rape and murder case, the Special Task Force on Wednesday arrested Pappu Yadav, the main accused in the case.

Akhilesh Yadav writes to Allahabad HC Chief Justice on setting up fast-track courts

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has requested the Allahabad High Court to give its consent for setting up a fast-track court in every district of the state.

Allahabad HC notice to UP govt over its power policy

Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court on Wednesday directed the Centre and the Uttar Pradesh government to file their replies on a PIL seeking direction for the 24-hours uninterrupted power supply in the state like in some VIP cities.

UP chief secretary`s appointment challenged in court

The appointment of senior Indian Administrative Service officer Alok Ranjan as the chief secretary of Uttar Pradesh has been challenged in the Allahabad High Court.

Badaun gang-rape case: HC seeks copies of post-mortem reports

The Allahabad High Court today directed a petitioner to produce the copies of post-mortem reports and FIR filed by the families of victims of Badaun gang-rape and murder case by June 9.

Contemnor`s apology should come from heart, not from pen: SC

An apology should not be a "paper apology" and the "expression of sorrow" should come from the heart of the contemnor and not from his pen, the Supreme Court has said.

Allahabad HC issues guidelines for ordering `transfer of investigation`

The Allahabad High Court has ruled that transfer of investigation in criminal cases cannot become "a tool in the hands of the accused" for prolonging the probe.

Ram Temple construction in Ayodhya not contentious issue: Heptulla

Senior BJP leader Najma Heptulla Sunday said the construction of a Ram Temple in Ayodhya, part of the BJP`s core agenda, was "not a contentious issue" and it could be done as per the Allahabad High Court`s judgment.

Mathura advocates go on strike, demand morning court

Demanding change of court timings in the summer season, lawyers in the district on Wednesday went on indefinite strike.

Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Talwars seek bail from High Court

The hearing on the bail plea of dentist couple Rajesh Talwar and Nupur Talwar, who have been awarded life sentence for the murder of their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj on Monday began before the Allahabad High Court.

Government to name `snoopgate` judge by May 16, BJP dismissive

The BJP and Congress on Friday exchanged barbs on the `snoopgate` controversy concerning the Narendra Modi government in Gujarat with union Law Minister Kapil Sibal saying a judge will be appointed before May 16 to head the probe panel.