Plea filed in Delhi HC for safety measures in zoos

A plea seeking directions to implement safety measures in zoological parks in the country to deal with in any untoward incidents and emergency situations was filed in the Delhi High Court Thursday.

Show results of steps implemented to curb crime against women: HC to govt

 

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the city government and police to inform it whether the measures claimed to be implemented by them to curb crimes against women are producing any results.

Delhi HC dismisses Catholic priest's plea against extradition to US

The Delhi High Court Tuesday dismissed a plea against an extradition order by Catholic priest Joseph Palanivel Jeyapaul, who was accused of molesting a child in the US in 2004.

Delhi HC confirms death for three in Chhawla gang-rape, murder

The Delhi High Court Tuesday confirmed the death sentence awarded to three youths in Chhawla gang-rape and murder, saying they were "predators" moving on the streets and "were looking for a prey".

Pakistan court or mission to decide kid`s custody issue: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court Monday held Pakistani courts and high commission were the competent authority to decide the custody issue of a four-year-old Pakistani girl, who had lost her parents in an accident in Kashmir in June, as the case involves their nationals.

Ensure only fit drivers with valid licence drive DTC buses: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court has asked the Delhi Transport Corporation to ensure that no person without a valid driving licence or who is medically unfit drives its buses on the city roads.

`Assault` on Northeast people: Plea in HC for action against lawyers

A contempt plea was mentioned before the Delhi High Court seeking action against two lawyers and others for allegedly abusing and manhandling some persons from the northeast.

Delhi HC notice to govt on giving Aadhar card details for food card

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Centre and city government on a plea seeking to modify the rules in the National Food Safety Act requiring an applicant to furnish details of Aadhar card or enrolment ID for food security card.

Delhi HC disposes of Kazmi`s plea to transfer case

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday did not give any relief to Syed Mohammad Kazmi, an accused in the Israeli diplomat attack case, on his plea seeking transfer of his case from Patiala House Court to some other district court here.

Delhi HC refuses to cancel Gopal Kanda`s bail in air hostess case

The Delhi High Court Monday refused to cancel the bail granted to former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda, accused of abetting the suicide of a former air hostess.

Visa, passport services in US: HC issues notice to Centre

The Delhi High Court has sought the Centre`s response on a plea of a visa and passport service provider challenging a contract awarded to another firm to provide visa services in the Indian Embassy and all consulates in the US.

Delhi HC seeks Centre`s response on plea of two ex-Navy men

The Delhi High Court on Monday sought a response from the Centre and Yachting Association of India (YAI) on a plea seeking to allow two former Navy employees to participate in the selection trials of yachting.

Disclosing identity of UPSC interviewers may be harmful: Delhi HC

The possibility of a failed candidate attempting to take revenge on the selection commission members of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) cannot be ruled out, said Delhi High Court as it agreed that disclosing their names will "expose them to danger".

Appoint special prosecutor for sex crimes against children: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the city government to appoint special public prosecutors within four weeks in the special court set up to handle cases under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

Delhi HC refuses to quash FIR against AAP leader

The Delhi High Court has refused to quash a police complaint filed against an AAP candidate in the Delhi assembly election who was allegedly involved in a scuffle with a police constable at a polling booth.

Delhi HC issues notice to Delhi Police on alleged LeT operative plea

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought a response from the city police on a petition by a suspected LeT operative challenging the trial court`s order allowing a plea of the police to take a voice sample of the accused.

Delhi HC slams Delhi govt for failing to provide shelters to poor

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday slammed Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB) for failing to provide night shelters to the homeless in the national capital and criticised the police for "beating" people for sleeping on the roadside.

Delhi HC gives 2 more weeks to Kejriwal, Bharti to respond on poll expenses

Delhi HC gave two more weeks to Arvind Kejriwal and Somnath Bharti to respond to a plea seeking cancellation of their election as legislators for allegedly crossing the EC-set expenditure limit.

Delhi HC asks Centre to consider representation on `Vande Mataram`

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to consider a representation seeking appropriate directions to treat national song `Vande Mataram` on par with national anthem `Jana Gana Mana`.

Ask Kejriwal to accept security: Lawyer urges Delhi HC

A lawyer Wednesday urged the Delhi High Court to direct Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to take police security for himself and his ministers, saying they cannot be permitted to expose themselves to danger because of political or ideological reasons.