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Sant Rampal arrested, to be produced before Punjab and Haryana HC today

Self-styled 'godman' Rampal, arrested from his Satlok ashram in Barwala, Haryana will be produced before Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday.

Himachal HC to dispose Beas tragedy case on December 9

The Himachal High Court on Monday listed the Beas tragedy case, in which 24 students of a Hyderabad- based engineering college and a co-tour operator were washed away in the Beas river, for final disposal on December 9.

Sant Rampal not to appear before high court today

Self-styled godman Rampal will not appear before the High Court on Monday, citing health issues.

Delhi HC lauds Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi

The Delhi High Court congratulated Kailash Satyarthi for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, while disposing of a petition seeking complete elimination of child labour from the national capital after the city's additional commissioner of labour appeared in court and assured of action on the issue.

Gujarat High Court reserves order in Modi affidavit case

The Gujarat High Court on concluded hearing on a plea filed by an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member seeking issuance of notice to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with his 2012 election affidavit.

Lahore HC dismisses petition to stop screening of 'Haider'
Lahore HC dismisses petition to stop screening of 'Haider'

A Pakistani court has dismissed a petition challenging the exhibition of Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' in Pakistani cinemas.

Minister can even appoint 'paanwala' as secretary: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said that the challenge to Centre's circular on appointment of secretaries by NDA ministers cannot be entertained as PIL and "a minister can even appoint a paanwala" if he wants.

Delhi HC reserves order on Indian priest's plea against extradition

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday reserved its verdict on a plea challenging a trial court order recommending extradition to US of an Indian Catholic priest accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl in that country during his stay in 2004.

Gujarat HC grants Teesta relief for posting objectionable pictures

The Gujarat High Court granted a stay on any legal action against rights activist Teesta Setalwad here on Monday, in a case related to posting allegedly objectionable pictures of Hindu gods and goddesses on Twitter.

No complaint against judicial officer without verifiable material: SC

The Supreme Court has asked all the High Courts and subordinate judiciary not to entertain any complaint against a judicial officer unless it is accompanied by sworn affidavits and "verifiable material to substantiate the allegation".

Virendra Singh sworn in as Jharkhand Chief Justice

Justice Virendra Singh was on Saturday sworn in as the new chief justice of Jharkhand High Court.

BCCI's disciplinary hearing on RCA suspension postponed again
BCCI's disciplinary hearing on RCA suspension postponed again

It seems there is no taker for Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) directives, at least in Rajasthan. The much maligned BCCI-Lalit Modi feud, which has consumed a sizeable portion of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA), witnessed another installment of obscure politics on Saturday when the all power-full cricket board's call for a disciplinary committee meeting was proved a non-starter.

Oscar Pistorius sentencing: Closing arguments today
Oscar Pistorius sentencing: Closing arguments today

In the high profile murder trial of fallen paralympic hero Oscar Pistorius, closing arguments will be entered by both the defence and prosecution in the High Court in Pretoria today. It's speculated that Judge Thokozile Masipa will deliver her verdict on Tuesday. The State called its final witness on trial on yesterday.

 

Vasundhara Raje denies role in Lalit Modi ouster
Vasundhara Raje denies role in Lalit Modi ouster

Rajasthan Chief Minister, Vasundhara Raje says that she has no role in the ouster of Lalit Modi as the president of Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA). Raje claimed that she is staying away from such controversies.

Oscar Pistorius back in court for pre-sentencing arguments
Oscar Pistorius back in court for pre-sentencing arguments

Fallen paralympic hero Oscar Pistorius returns to court today at the start of his sentencing hearing after he was convicted of culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend, with his lawyers set to argue for leniency.

'Snoopgate': Gujarat HC quashes probe commission
'Snoopgate': Gujarat HC quashes probe commission

The Gujarat High Court Friday set aside the state government notification appointing Justice Sugnya Bhatt Commission to probe the alleged snooping on a Bangalore-based woman architect.

Property row: HC upholds life term for man who beheaded father

The Bombay High Court has upheld the life sentence for a 36-year-old man from Nashik district, convicted for the murder of his father over a share in the ancestral property.

J&K High Court functions from makeshift arrangement

 The Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Friday started functioning from a makeshift arrangement at Gupkar Road here after floods affected the court premises near Jehangir Chowk.

Brendon McCullum - Key witness to Cairns perjury trial?
Brendon McCullum - Key witness to Cairns perjury trial?

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum may be a potential witness in the Chris Cairns perjury trial, according to reports. He was involved in a legal row to keep confidential material out of the public domain.