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Telangana MP demands separate HC for state

A TRS member Tuesday raised in Lok Sabha a demand for a separate High Court for Telangana, prompting the government to promise that a decision on the matter will be taken expeditiously.

One killed in downtown Cairo bombing

At least one person was killed on Monday when a bomb exploded at the High Court building in Egypt`s capital city of Cairo.

Kerala HC moved against Kerala minister Mani over another bribery charge

The Kerala High Court has been moved challenging a vigilance court order dismissing a corruption complaint against state Finance Minister K M Mani over alleged provision of 'illegal' tax benefits to poultry trading companies and ayurvedic medicine manufacturers.

Delhi HC seeks former DU VC's response on a Prof's plea

Delhi High Court on Monday sought response of former Vice Chancellor Deepak Pental on a Delhi University (DU) professor's plea seeking quashing of a magisterial court order granting him bail in a case of alleged plagiarism, cheating and forgery.

Bihar: HC refuses to hear JD(U) MLAs appeal to vote in Assembly

Bihar: HC refuses to hear JD(U) MLAs appeal to vote in Assembly

Pakistani HC staffer in B'desh told to leave for terror financing

A Pakistani High Commission staffer in Bangladesh was asked to leave the country after being found indulging in terror financing including circulating Fake Indian Currency Notes, senior officials said on Tuesday.

Licence granted to 10 more bars: Kerala govt tells HC

The Kerala government on Monday informed the High Court that it has granted licences to 10 more bars in compliance with the court's directions.

Delhi: High Court issue notice to Arvind Kejriwal

Acting on a petition filed by Congress' candidate from New Delhi seat Kiran Walia questioning the legality of Arvind Kejriwal's candidature from the seat - as he is a resident of Uttar Pradesh – the Delhi High Court, Monday, issued a notice to Kejriwal and the election commission.

STPF to be formed soon: MP govt tells HC

Madhya Pradesh government has informed the state high court here that efforts were on to form the Special Tiger Protection Force (STPF) which might take shape in a month.

Australia`s detention of asylum-seekers at sea ruled legal

 Australia`s detention of 157 asylum-seekers at sea for weeks in June was legal, the nation`s High Court found Wednesday in a win for the government`s hardline immigration stance.

HC rejects Talwars' plea against a film allegedly based on Aarushi case

 The Bombay High Court today rejected a petition filed by dentist couple Nupur and Rajesh Talwar who had sought stopping of the release and telecast of a film allegedly based on the murder of their daughter Arushi and domestic servant Hemraj.

Sadiq Jamal case: Court grants bail to two accused cops

The special court for CBI cases here on Monday granted bail to two police constables arrested in the 2003 Sadiq Jamal fake encounter case.

'Sitting HC judge should inquire into Perumal Murugan issue'

Puthiya Tamizhakam today demanded an inquiry by a sitting judge of Madras High Court, into the issue involving Perumal Murugan, author of 'Madhorubhagan,' which was withdrawn from the market after coming under attack by Hindutva and caste outfits.

MP HC stays vote-counting in panchayat polls till January 19

The Madhya Pradesh High Court today stayed the counting of votes for the first phase of district panchayat elections in the state, which was to start tomorrow, till January 19.

Black buck poaching case: SC sets aside order staying Salman Khan's conviction

Bollywood actor Salman Khan's fate seem to be on a roller coaster ride, in a setback for the actor, the Supreme Court has set aside Rajasthan High Court order keeping in suspension conviction of the actor in black buck case.

HC stays release of film `I`
HC stays release of film `I`

 Madras High Court today stayed the release of multi-crore Tamil film 'I' by Director Shankar and starring Vikram and Emy Jackson, slated for January 15, till January 30 on a petition alleging violation of agreements by the producers.

HC directs official to consider plea by film distributors
HC directs official to consider plea by film distributors

Madras High Court today directed Chennai city Commissioner of Police to consider representation of distributors of Rajinikanth-starrer "Lingaa" for conducting hunger strike on Saturday demanding compensation of "loss" from the producers and the actor as the film was a "failure."

Kenya HC suspends parts of controversial security law

Kenya's High Court on Friday suspended key parts of a controversial new national security law pending a full examination of the legislation.

Punjab and Haryana HC to decide on extending deadline for Ashutosh Maharaj's funeral

The Punjab and Haryana High Court is expected to take a decision on Thursday on the plea moved by the Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan Ashram, which has sought a 30-day extension on the deadline given by it to perform last rites of Ashutosh Maharaj, who was declared clinically dead on January 29.

Elder woman rape case: HC takes suo motu cognisance

Jabalpur: Taking suo motu cognisance of the alleged rape of a 90-year-old woman in the city, Madhya Pradesh High Court has issued notices to state Home Secretary and Superintendent of Police (SP) seeking details of the incident.