Gujarat HC grants interim bail to hawala scam accused Rakesh Kothari

The Gujarat High Court on Monday granted interim bail to Rakesh Kothari, an accused in the Rs 5,395 crore hawala scam, while admitting his plea to set aside legal proceedings against him.

14-year-old pregnant rape survivor allowed abortion by Supreme Court

A 14-year-old rape survivor from Gujarat has been allowed abortion by a medical panel constituted by the Supreme Court, as per reports on Thursday.

Landmark judgement: 14-year-old rape survivor allowed to abort by Supreme Court
Landmark judgement: 14-year-old rape survivor allowed to abort by Supreme Court

A 14-year-old rape survivor from Gujarat has been allowed abortion by a medical panel constituted by the Supreme Court, as per reports on Thursday.

Should 24-week pregnant 14-year-old rape victim undergo abortion? SC refers plea to doctors' panel
Should 24-week pregnant 14-year-old rape victim undergo abortion? SC refers plea to doctors' panel

The Supreme Court, which deals with a number of sensitive cases, found itself in a Catch-22 situation when the father of a 24-week pregnant 14-year-old rape victim filed a petition seeking permission for his daughter to undergo abortion.

Gujarat HC begins final hearing in Naroda Patiya riot case

The Gujarat High court on Tuesday began final hearing on appeals in the Naroda Patiya riot case, in which 97 people, mostly from minority community, were killed in 2002.

2002 riots case: Gujarat HC adjourns final hearing on Zakia Jafri's plea till August 4
2002 riots case: Gujarat HC adjourns final hearing on Zakia Jafri's plea till August 4

The Gujarat High Court on Monday adjourned till August 4 hearing on a plea filed by 2002 riots victim Zakia Jafri against a lower court's clean chit to then Chief Minister Narendra Modi and 58 others in connection with a 2002 riots case.

Gujarat HC refuses permission for abortion in rape victim's case

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition filed by the father of a 14-year-old rape victim seeking permission for termination of her pregnancy.

Naroda Patiya riot: HC extends Babu Bajrangi's bail by 10 days

The Gujarat High Court has extended 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case convict Babu Bajrangi's bail period by ten days to enable him to undergo medical treatment.

BMW hit-and-run convict refused bail; lawyer cites Salman case

The Gujarat High Court on Monday rejected the bail plea of Vismay Shah, awarded a five-year jail term by a lower court in a 2013 BMW hit-and-run case, even as his lawyer cited the case of superstar Salman Khan who was given the relief in a similar incident in Mumbai.

BMW hit-n-run case: HC admits appeal against Shah's conviction

The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday admitted an appeal filed by Vismay Shah against his conviction by a trial court in a case relating to 2013 BMW hit-and-run incident in which two youths were killed.

Gujarat HC bench recuses from Naroda Patiya riots case

 A two-member Gujarat High Court bench on Wednesday recused itself from hearing appeals in Naroda Patiya case of 2002 riots, with the judges saying that some of the accused tried to approach them.

Setalvad moves HC, seeks quashing of FIR over Twitter post

Social activist Teesta Setalvad on Tuesday filed a petition before the Gujarat High Court seeking setting aside of a complaint against her for uploading allegedly objectionable picture of Hindu deities on Twitter.

Gujarat HC to hear 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case appeals from July 13

 The final hearing on appeals in the case related to 2002 Naroda Patiya riots, in which 97 people, mostly Muslims, were killed, would start before the Gujarat High Court from July 13.

Gujarat HC junks 29-yr-old plea saying Indira's murder was 'suicide'

The Gujarat High Court has dismissed a plea filed in 1986 which had sought to declare former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's assassination by two of her security guards as a 'well-arranged suicide' to facilitate her son Rajiv Gandhi to become Prime Minister.

Teesta Setalvad moves HC for de-freezing bank accounts

Social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand have approached the Gujarat High Court for de-freezing the bank accounts of their two NGOs - Sabrang trust and Citizens for Justice and Peace.

Gujarat HC notice to Congress MLA over Scheduled Caste status

The Gujarat High Court Monday issued notices to Congress MLA from the city Shailesh Parmar, Director of Scheduled Caste Welfare and others in response to a public interest litigation (PIL) questioning the legislator's caste.

Gujarat High Court directs petitioner to file PIL against tobacco products

The Gujarat High Court Monday directed a petitioner to file a supplementary public interest litigation (PIL) against various tobacco products being illegally sold in the state.

HC directs Guj to frame eco-tourism policy for Gir sanctuary

The Gujarat High Court Thursday directed the state government to frame eco-tourism policy for Gir sanctuary, the last surviving abode of Asiatic lions, in two weeks.

Narayan Sai back in jail after mother's surgery gets cancelled

Self-styled godman Asaram's son Narayan Sai, a rape accused, was sent back to Surat's Lajpore Jail after doctors of a private hospital decided not to conduct surgery for his mother's cervical ailment, a police official said here on Saturday.

Narayan Sai granted bail by Gujarat HC

Self-styled godman Asaram's son Narayan Sai, who is in jail in connection with a rape case, has been granted bail by the Gujarat High Court to attend to his ailing mother.