Baba Rampal fails to appear in HC; tight security in Chandigarh

Baba Rampal, a sect leader, on Wednesday sought exemption from appearance in Punjab and Haryana High Court in connection with alleged vandalism by his supporters in a Hisar court, even as authorities clamped prohibitory orders here apprehending trouble by his followers.

Samjhauta Express blast case accused Swami Aseemanand gets bail
Samjhauta Express blast case accused Swami Aseemanand gets bail

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday granted bail to Swami Aseemanand, a key accused in Samjhauta Express blast case.

Pan Am Flight hijack: HC asks Centre to take up issue with US

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has asked the Centre to take up with the US government the issue of "discrimination" in payment of compensation against Indian victims of the 1986 Pan Am Flight 73 hijack case.

Cash at judge`s door: Defence claims entries in DDR fabricated

A defence lawyer in 2008 cash-at-judge`s door scam, involving former Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Nirmal Yadav, questioned authenticity of entries made in Daily Dairy Reports (DDR).

Cash at judge`s door: Yadav gets exemption from appearance in court

CBI Court today granted permanent exemption from appearance at hearings to former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav, who is facing trial in the 2008 cash-at-judge`s door scam.

Corruption charges framed against former judge Nirmal Yadav

Former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav faces trial in the infamous 2008 cash-at-judge`s door scam after a special CBI court framed charges against her in the case.

Cash-at-door scam: Ex-Punjab High Court judge to be tried, rules SC

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed former Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Nirmal Yadav`s plea for stay on proceedings of trial court, which is set to frame charges against her in cash-at-judge`s door scam, and pulled her up for adopting delaying tactics.

Sending vulgar messages, pix amounts to outraging modesty: HC

Sending vulgar messages and posting objectionable photographs of young girls on internet tantamount to outraging modesty of woman, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has observed while denying anticipatory bail to an accused.

HC bench expresses reservation over a single judge order

The Punjab and Haryana High Court bench here has expressed "grave reservation" over an order passed by a single judge on Punjab police over the "fake encounters" during the period of militancy in the state in 1990s.

CBI to go ahead with framing of charges against Nirmal Yadav

The Special CBI Court has decided to go ahead with framing of charges against former High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav and other accused in the cash-at-judge`s door case of 2008.

Like courts, administrative authorities can review its decisions: SC

Administrative authorities, like judiciary which has the power to review its decisions, can also have a re-look and undo earlier "wrong and illegal" orders, the Supreme Court has ruled.

Trust important between democratic institutions: Kapil Sibal

Union Law Minister Kapil Sibal indicated that there was a sense of mistrust prevailing amongst the institutions of our democracy.

Two Haryana legislators denied anticipatory bail

The Punjab and Haryana High Court rejected the anticipatory bail plea of two Haryana legislators over a village headman`s suicide.

Cash-at-judge`s door case: CBI court defers framing of charges

CBI court deferred framing of charges against former Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Nirmal Yadav in 2008 `cash-at-judge`s door` case, terming her plea on health grounds as a "sham".

I am not surviving on silly controversies: Honey Singh

Honey Singh and flaks go hand-in-hand but the rapper claims he is not surviving in the industry for the "silly controversies" he is associated with.

Honey Singh tells HC his namesake sang vulgar song

Rapper Honey Singh, who has been pulled up by the Punjab and Haryana High Court for singing the vulgar song ‘Main hun balatkari’, has refuted the claims made by the complainant against him.

Justice Kaul takes oath as CJ of Punjab and Haryana HC

Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul earlier served as the senior most judge of the Delhi High Court and was the acting Chief Justice there in September last year.

HC declines stay on delimitation of Panchayat ward

Punjab and Haryana High Court Wednesday declined to stay the ongoing process of delimitation of Panchayat wards being carried out in the state.

HC notice to centre, states on cancer-causing agents

The Punjab and Haryana High Court Monday issued notice to the union government and authorities in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh after admitting a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking a ban on cancer-causing agents.

Nirmal Yadav case: Arguments on framing of charges

A CBI court fixed March 21 for arguments on framing of charges in a bribery case involving retired Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Nirmal Yadav.