HC seeks Centre's reply on offloading of Greenpeace activist

The "offloading" of Greenpeace activist Priya Pillai from an aircraft to London today came under judicial scrutiny, with the Delhi High Court asking the Government to respond to her petition challenging the move to bar her from leaving India.

Can't compensate for zoo mishap: Delhi government to HC

The Delhi government`s forest department Wednesday expressed its inability before the Delhi High Court to pay compensation for a mishap in the National Zoological Park.

No urgency to intervene in Sunanda death probe: HC

The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused urgent hearing of a plea seeking its intervention in the ongoing investigation of the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, the wife of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor.

Delhi not even an 'Asia-class city' in cleanliness: HC

Castigating municipal bodies here for not clearing garbage, Delhi High Court on Wednesday observed that the national capital was "not even an Asia-class city" in terms of cleanliness.

Women lodging false rape cases should be punished: Court

Time has come for courts to deal firmly with women filing false rape complaints as they are tormentors warranting punishment, a Delhi Court has said.

Greenpeace activist moves HC challenging offloading

Greenpeace activist Priya Pillai Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court challenging her offloading at the airport here, when she was on her way to London to brief British MPs on the rights of forest-dwelling communities affected by coal mining.

National Herald case: SC asks Swamy to approach HC for speedy trial

Supreme Court on Tuesday asked BJP leader Subramanian Swamy to make out a case in Delhi High Court for speedy trial of the National Herald case in which Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi along with three others have been summoned as accused.

National Herald case: SC asks Swamy to go to high court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined BJP leader Subramanian Swamy`s plea for an early hearing of the plea of Congress president Sonia Gandhi and others, challenging their summoning by a trial court in alleged irregularities in acquisition of now defunct National Herald daily, and asked him to approach the Delhi High Court.

Delhi court discharges Sonia's aide V George in DA case

Congress President Sonia Gandhi's close aide Vincent George was on Wednesday discharged by a court here following the Delhi High Court order quashing the criminal proceedings against him in a 13-year-old disproportionate assets case.

Delhi HC refuses to hear PIL on govt failure to regulate acid sale

Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to entertain a PIL alleging failure on the part of the Centre and city government to regularise the sale of acid in the national capital, saying the Supreme Court was monitoring the matter on a regular basis.

Why can't sites of app-based cab services be blocked? Delhi HC asks

Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city government why websites of app-based cabs cannot be blocked on a PIL alleging that these taxi services were operating despite the government banning them.

India court tells government to unlock Greenpeace cash

A court in New Delhi Tuesday ordered the government to unblock thousands of dollars of Greenpeace India`s funds after they were frozen following accusations that foreign-funded campaign groups were hurting India`s economy.

Delhi HC stays its order to SC registry on data on cases reserved

Delhi High Court on Monday stayed a single judge's order directing Supreme Court registry to provide information to an RTI activist regarding cases whose judgements have been pending after being reserved.

Nip religious intolerance in the bud: Delhi High Court

Growing instances of religious "intolerance" have to be "nipped in the bud" as the country can "ill-afford" that they spread like "wild fire", Delhi High Court has observed.

Delhi University to tighten norms for change of name

Those contesting Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) polls will not be able to prefix the letter 'A' before their names in order to be elevated in the list of candidates as the varsity has decided to tighten its norms in this regard.

Laisram Sarita Devi suspension: Delhi High Court seeks responses of IOA, Boxing India
Laisram Sarita Devi suspension: Delhi High Court seeks responses of IOA, Boxing India

Delhi High Court has sought the response of Boxing India, Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and boxer Laisram Sarita Devi on a plea challenging her suspension by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Asian Games in South Korea.

JBT scam: Delhi HC extends interim bail of Ajay Chautala

Delhi High Court has extended the interim bail of Ajay Chautala, sentenced to 10 years prison term along with his father and former Haryana Chief Minister O P Chautala in a teachers recruitment scam case.

Govt can put 15,000 CCTVs for US Prez Barack Obama, why not for Indians: Delhi HC

Delhi High Court on Friday chided the government for installing 15,000 CCTV cameras within weeks for US President Barack Obama's upcoming visit here, but failing to act fast when it comes to meet the needs of the citizens.

Delhi HC refuses to suspend conviction of former Congress MLA

 Delhi High Court today refused to suspend the conviction and three-year jail term awarded to former Congress MLA Dayanand Chandela, for attempting to kill a person following a monetary dispute nearly 11 years ago.

Who morphed Maulana Azad-Najma Heptulla photo? Delhi HC to CBI

The Delhi High Court Friday sought from the CBI the relevant records of the steps taken to investigate photo morphing of India`s first education minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad and union Minister Najma Heptulla.