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6 lakh cases pending for decade or more in high courts: Data

Nearly six lakh cases are pending for a decade or more in various high courts and the Bombay High Court leads the tally with over one lakh litigations, according to latest figures collected by a monitoring system which seeks to identify and reduce pendency.

Dec 10, 2017, 12:16 PM IST

Punjab HC rejects plea for CBI probe in Junaid killing

The 16-year-old Junaid Khan was stabbed to death on a local train at Ballabhgarh in June this year following an argument over seats. The murder triggered nationwide outrage. 

Nov 27, 2017, 23:10 PM IST

Nine rapes took place in Murthal during 2016 Jat stir, court told

At least nine women were raped in Murthal during the Jat agitation in 2016, senior advocate and amicus curiae in Murthal gang-rape case told the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday. 

Oct 13, 2017, 09:37 AM IST

Borivali court rejects Radhe Maa's application in domestic violence case

Earlier on September 9, the Mumbai court had dismissed her application requesting removal of her name from a domestic violence case filed against her.

Oct 07, 2017, 18:49 PM IST

Ryan case: HC grants interim bail to Pinto family

On September 28, the high court had stayed the arrest of the three trustees of the Ryan group, who had sought anticipatory bail in this case.

Oct 07, 2017, 17:38 PM IST

Honeypreet in custody after 35 days on the run: A timeline

"Drug mafia is after me," Honeypreet said in her anticipatory bail application.

Oct 03, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

Enforcement Directorate begins probe Dera Sacha Sauda under PMLA, FEMA

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday started its initial investigation against Dera Sacha Sauda under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) and Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) violation.

Sep 29, 2017, 14:19 PM IST

Gurugram student murder: HC refuses to stay arrest of Ryan school owners

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday refused to stay the arrest of Ryan International School owners in connection with the alleged murder of a class II student in their Gurugram branch recently.

Sep 20, 2017, 11:38 AM IST

Notice issued to Centre over PIL seeking stay on Blue Whale game

The deadly Blue Whale game, which has claimed many innocent lives, is an online game that challenges players for over 50 days, demanding them to complete tasks given by an anonymous controller.

Sep 11, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

Court rejects Radhe Maa's request to remove name from domestic violence case

In an another setback to the self-styled godwoman Radhe Maa, a Mumbai court dismissed her application requesting removal of her name from a domestic violence case filed against her.

Sep 09, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Dera headquarters search Day 2: Tunnel connecting Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's gufa to sadhvis' hostel found

Ram Rahim was convicted on two counts of rape of two female disciples in 1999 by a CBI special court in Panchkula on August 25.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:17 PM IST

Court issues notice to Punjab over move to allow liquor sale in hotels near highways

The Punjab Council of Ministers had, on June 19, approved the proposal to amend the state excise act.

Jun 28, 2017, 17:31 PM IST

Haryana awaiting court order on Jat reservation: Minister

Appealing for peace and harmony in Haryana, the minister said the law to grant reservation to the Jats and other communities was passed unanimously by the assembly.

Feb 16, 2017, 21:30 PM IST

Rapes did take place in Murthal during Jat quota agitation: Punjab and Haryana HC

The Punjab and Haryana high court observed on Thursday that rape incidents did take place in Murthal during the Jat reservation protests in February 2016.

Jan 20, 2017, 10:44 AM IST

24 HCs short of 43.65 percent judges, 40.54 lakh pending cases

Out of the total 40.54 lakh cases pending in all the high courts as on June 30 last year, 29,31,352 were civil cases and 11,23,178 criminal matters, while 7,43,191 matters are over a decade old.

Jan 13, 2017, 18:42 PM IST

HC rejects Gurdaspur SP Salwinder Singh's anticipatory bail plea

The Punjab and Haryana High Court today rejected the anticipatory bail application of former Gurdaspur SP Salwinder Singh, who was in the news during the January terror attack at Pathankot air base.

Sep 23, 2016, 20:11 PM IST

Jat reservation: HC refuses to vacate stay order

The court has directed all parties in the case to file their replies by June 10.

Jun 06, 2016, 18:16 PM IST

Punjab and Haryana HC refuses to vacate stay on Jat reservation

The Punjab and Haryana High Court posted the matter for hearing on June 13.

Jun 06, 2016, 16:51 PM IST

HC stays Haryana government's decision to grant 10% reservation to Jats, 5 other communities

The Haryana Assembly had in March this year unanimously passed the Haryana Backward Classes (Reservation in Services and Admission in Educational Institutions) Bill, 2016, promising 10% reservation to Jats and five other castes in government jobs and educational institutions.

May 26, 2016, 12:22 PM IST

Jat agitation: Haryana Police add gang-rape to Murthal FIR

The move comes after the police received two anonymous letters from women stating that they had been sexually assaulted.

Apr 12, 2016, 14:01 PM IST