Calcutta HC should take suo motu cognisance of ruckus during production of Madan Mitra: Ganguly

Former chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission Ashok Ganguly on Sunday said that the Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court should take suo motu cognisance of the free-for-all that took place outside the CBI court at Alipore during production of Madan Mitra yesterday.

HC strikes down CBI probe into Parui murder case

A division bench of the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday set aside a single bench order for Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the Parui murder case, in which a district Trinamool Congress leader is an accused in the killing of an independent panchayat member.

HC directs BJP to seek Fire Service, KMC permission for rally

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday directed the BJP to apply for its party president Amit Shah's November 30 rally before the Fire Services Department and Kolkata Municipal Corporation before seeking the nod of the Kolkata Police.

Petition challenges appointment of Abhijit Chakraborti as Jadavpur University VC

The Calcutta High Court Tuesday directed Jadavpur University vice-chancellor Abhijit Chakraborti to file an affidavit stating his position on a petition challenging his appointment.

Amit Shah's rally: HC directs police commissioner to meet BJP

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday directed the commissioner of Kolkata Police to meet state BJP representatives and inform it about the outcome on a proposed public meeting by the party's President Amit Shah on November 30, for which the police allegedly did not give permission.

HC extends stay of single bench order for CBI probe in Parui

Calcutta High Court on Monday extended the stay of a single bench order that directed a CBI investigation into the Parui murder case till the court reopens after holidays next month.

FIR filed against TMC MP Tapas Pal for "shoot and rape" remark

Following the order of the Calcutta High Court, the police on Saturday lodged an FIR against actor turned Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for his alleged "shoot and rape" comments against opposition party supporters and women of their homes.

HC rejects bail plea of Saradha chit fund case accused

The Calcutta High Court on Thursday rejected the bail prayer of Sandhir Agarwal, who was arrested by CBI for allegedly acting as a link between Saradha Group chairman Sudipta Sen and some officials of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).

Parui case: West Bengal​ govt files appeal in Calcutta HC

The West Bengal government on Thursday filed an appeal before a division bench of the Calcutta High Court challenging a single-judge order directing CBI to probe the Parui murder case.

'Shoot and rape' comments: Calcutta HC orders FIR against Trinamool MP Tapas Pal
'Shoot and rape' comments: Calcutta HC orders FIR against Trinamool MP Tapas Pal

The Calcutta High Court on Thursday ordered filing of an FIR against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal and a CID probe over his controversial remarks against women.

HC wants normalcy to return to JU

The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday directed that normalcy be maintained at Jadavpur University and that agitating students would not block the entry of faculty members, staff and willing students into the campus.

Calcutta HC directs CBI to investigate Parui murder case

In a setback to the Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal, the Calcutta High Court Wednesday directed CBI to investigate the Parui murder case after holding that the entire probe by state agencies was tainted with extraneous interference.

Calcutta HC asks govt to list steps to normalise Jadavpur situation

 The Calcutta High Court today directed the West Bengal government to inform through an affidavit the steps it has taken to restore normalcy in Jadavpur University including the details of police action on students on the intervening night of September 16 and 17.

HC asks Bengal govt why it did not probe Tapas Pal's comment

The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday questioned the West Bengal government as to what stopped it from initiating an investigation into Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal's controversial "shoot and rape" comments.

BJP demands Bengal DGP's resignation

The state BJP on Thursday demanded the resignation of West Bengal Director General of Police GMP Reddy who told the Calcutta High Court that Trinamool Congress leader Anubrata Mondal's alleged inflammatory speech and the Parui murder case were not felt to be related.

Bengal DGP summoned by Calcutta High Court in Parui case

The Calcutta High Court today summoned the West Bengal Director General of Police on September 4 to explain why chargesheet was filed in the Parui murder case, in which an independent panchayat member was murdered and a district Trinamool Congress leader was an accused, in apparent haste.

Relief for TMC MP Tapas Pal as HC stays filing of FIR, CID probe

In a relief for Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal, a stay has been ordered on registration of FIR and CID probe into his objectionable `rape and shoot` comments against women.

HC extends stay order in Tapas Pal case till Monday

A division bench of the Calcutta High Court on Thursday extended till Monday the stay on the execution of a single bench order directing registration of FIR against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for his hate speech after hearing both parties.

Mamata government to appeal order for Tapas Paul CID probe today

West Bengal`s Trinamool Congress government will appeal against a Calcutta High Court order directing a CID probe into the rape and violence remarks by party MP Tapas Paul.

Trinamool Congress refuses comment on HC order on Tapas Pal

Ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal on Monday declined to comment on the Calcutta High Court order of filing an FIR against party MP Tapas Pal for his controversial comments against women and its direction that the CID probe the matter.