Meghalaya HC asks CBI to seize documents issued by MUDA

Concerned at the number of high rises in the state, the Meghalaya High Court has asked CBI to seize all documents issued by the Meghalaya Urban Development Authority (MUDA) to their owners, officials said.

Meghalaya`s UDP seeks quashing of HC order on Bangladeshi settlers

Main Opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) in Meghalaya on Friday called for the state government to contest "without delay" the Meghalaya High Court order that Bangladeshi nationals who have made the state their home prior to March 24, 1971, must be considered as Indian citizens.

HC asks BSF, MHA to accord same treatment to early HIV positives

The Meghalaya High Court has asked the Union Home Ministry and the BSF to accord same treatment to personnel afflicted with HIV P-2 (earlier stage of the disease) from service.

Courts should not be guided by misplaced sympathy: SC

Courts should not be guided by "misplaced sympathy" while examining quantum of punishment of an offender, the Supreme Court has said as it ordered removal of a clerk from service for going to work in a drunken state.

CJI of Meghalaya HC sworn-in

Justice Prafulla Chandra Pant was on Friday sworn-in as the Chief Justice of newly established Meghalaya High Court, a month after its first Chief Justice, K Paul administered the oath of office and secrecy to Justice Pant at a ceremony held at Raj Bhavan

Justice Pant appointed first CJ of Meghalaya High Court

Justice Prafulla Chandra Pant has been appointed as the first Chief Justice of the newly established Meghalaya High Court.

Meghalaya HC refuses to interfere in detention of militant

The Meghalaya HC refused to interfere in a state govt order detaining Garo Militant Chief Champion Sangma under the Meghalaya Prevention Detention Act (MPDA).

Meghalaya High Court inaugurated

Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir on Monday inaugurated the Meghalaya High Court which is the first of three high courts being set up in the Northeast, the other two being Manipur High Court and Tripura Hight Court.

T Meena Kumari sworn in as first chief justice of Meghalaya HC

Justice T Meena Kumari was on Saturday sworn in as the first Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court by Governor Ranjit Shekhar Mooshahary.

Meghalaya High Court to start soon: Governor

He said a special court at Nongstoin (in West Khasi Hills district) set up for trial of rape cases has yielded results and six persons have been convicted.

Meghalaya High Court to start soon: Governor

High Court functioned very soon apart from establishing special and fast track courts to ensure effective delivery of justice to victims of rape cases, Governor RS Mooshahary said Thursday.

Three NE states could get own High Courts soon

Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya could soon get their own High Courts that would help in quicker disposal of cases, save litigants time and money, and fulfil a long-standing demand of these states.