Prof Kaptan Singh Solanki sworn-in as 34th Governor of Punjab

Haryana governor Prof Kaptan Singh Solani was on Thursday took over the additional charge of Governor of Punjab.

HC blocks transfer of ED officer who quizzed Majithia
HC blocks transfer of ED officer who quizzed Majithia

The Punjab and Haryana High Court Wednesday put on hold the transfer of Enforcement Directorate (ED) officer Niranjan Singh on a petition of a lawyer here.

Court dismisses plea against Haryana retirement age

The Punjab and Haryana high court Tuesday dismissed a petition challenging the new Haryana government's decision to lower the retirement age for government employees.

Punjab HC allows jail inmates to have sex with partners
Punjab HC allows jail inmates to have sex with partners

In a landmark judgement, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has held that prisoners in jail also have the right to have sex with their legal partners.

HC summons Haryana officials over illegal water extraction

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has directed the Haryana Chief Secretary and Chief Administrator, HUDA, to appear before it in connection with a petition alleging illegal extraction of ground water by builders in Gurgaon.

Six security personnel arrested during raid on Rampal's ashram

An Army man and a head constable were among six security personnel arrested from godman Rampal's ashram at Barwala in Hisar district during the operation to apprehend the controversial preacher, the Haryana government on Tuesday told the Punjab and Haryana High Court.

Punjab Governor administers oath to new acting CJ of HC

Justice Shiavax Jal Vazifdar was on Monday sworn in as the acting Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court.

Ashutosh Maharaj's cremation row: HC defers hearing till Feb 9
Ashutosh Maharaj's cremation row: HC defers hearing till Feb 9

Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday deferred till February 9 its verdict on the plea moved by the Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan, which has sought a 30-day extension on the deadline given by the court to perform last rites of its spiritual head Ashutosh Maharaj, who was declared clinically dead on January 29.

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.

Punjab & Haryana HC adjourns hearing on plea to defer funeral of Ashutosh Maharaj
Punjab & Haryana HC adjourns hearing on plea to defer funeral of Ashutosh Maharaj

Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday adjourned till December 15 hearing 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.

Situation at Ashutosh Maharaj's ashram normal: Police

Situation at the ashram of Ashutosh Maharaj, who has been declared clinically dead and Punjab and Haryana High Court has set dealine for performance of his last rites, remained normal on Friday, police said.

HC adjourns hearing on Ashutosh Maharaj case till December 11

The Punjab and Haryana High Court Friday adjourned till December 11 hearing on the plea by the ashram of Ashutosh Maharaj, who was declared clinically dead on January 29, seeking a 30-day extension on the deadline given by it to perform last rites of the self-styled 'godman'.

Dispute over Ashutosh Maharaj refuses to die, followers move court

Chandigarh: The ashram of Ashutosh Maharaj, who was declared clinically dead on January 29, Thursday moved Punjab and Haryana High Court seeking a 30-day extension on the deadline given by it to perform the last rites of self-styled godman, so that it could challenge the verdict.

After Rampal, standoff brewing in Ashutosh Maharaj's ashram
After Rampal, standoff brewing in Ashutosh Maharaj's ashram

After the Punjab and Haryana High Court's December 01 direction to the Punjab government to perform last rites of sect guru Ashutosh Maharaj within 15 days, the followers of the godman have fortified dera, Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan (DJJS).

HC asks Punjab govt to cremate Ashutosh Maharaj in 15 days

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday directed the Punjab government to cremate the body of Ashutosh Maharaj, the chief of Nurmahal-based Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan, within 15 days in accordance with due religious rights.

HC directs Punjab govt to conduct last rites of Ashutosh Maharaj
HC directs Punjab govt to conduct last rites of Ashutosh Maharaj

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday asked authorities to conduct the last rites of Ashutosh Maharaj in 15 days.

After Rampal, Gurmeet Ram Rahim's Dera Sacha Sauda under scanner
After Rampal, Gurmeet Ram Rahim's Dera Sacha Sauda under scanner

After Sant Rampal, Gurmeet Ram Rahim of the Dera Sacha Sauda sect has come under the scanner.

HUDA to refund excess amount to allottees of plots

The new administrator of Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) Anita Yadav on Friday ordered that excess enhancement charges levied upon allottees of plots in Sector 52 Gurgaon be returned, an official said.

Godman Rampal produced before Punjab and Haryana HC

Self-styled 'godman' Sant Rampal was produced before the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday.

'Godman' Rampal's sect expansion plans go bust

Barwala: Just before his run-in with the law that landed him behind bars with serious charges such as murder, sedition and other cases slapped on him, self-styled godman Rampal had embarked on well-thought plans for expansion of his sect.