Rajasthan High Court

Robert Vadra's hearing in the Skylight hospitality case deferred till March 5

The case pertains to the purchase of 275 bighas of land by Skylight Hospitality Private Limited in Bikaner's Kolayat region which was registered by Enforcement Directorate (ED) in 2015 claiming that the land was meant for poor.

Feb 05, 2020, 17:16 PM IST

Rajasthan HC orders cancellation of FIR, chargesheet against Pehlu Khan, his sons and driver

In a big development, the Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday ordered the authorities to cancel the FIR and chargesheet filed against Pehlu Khan, who was lynched to death in the Alwar district by a violent mob in 2017, his two sons and the driver of the truck, which was alleged to be involved in cow smuggling.

Oct 30, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

Now, Rajasthan High Court bans single-use plastic

The decision to ban single-use plastic was taken as a mark of respect to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th Birth Anniversary on October 2.

Sep 29, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Quash FIR against Boney Kapoor, says Rajasthan High Court

In his plea, Kapoor said that knowing Mustafa, he attended the press conference at his request but he never collected any money from him.

Sep 20, 2019, 17:29 PM IST

DNA: Don't Address Judges As "My Lord", Rajasthan High Court Tells Lawyers

The Rajasthan High Court has asked the lawyers and litigants to do away with the colonial era practice of addressing judges as ‘My Lord’ or ‘Your Lordship’. The resolution to abandon the practice was passed during the first full High Court meeting chaired by new Chief Justice S Ravindra Bhatt on Sunday.

Jul 16, 2019, 22:28 PM IST

Rajasthan High Court rejects interim bail plea of Asaram

Objecting to his plea, government counsel argued that Asaram's wife was fine and not serious as was mentioned by him. 

Feb 21, 2019, 18:58 PM IST

Rajasthan High Court directs Robert Vadra to appear before ED in land case

The Rajasthan High Court, while directing Robert Vadra and his mother Maureen to appear before the ED, restrained the agency from arresting them.

Jan 22, 2019, 13:12 PM IST

HC puts brake on Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's arrest over 'Brahmanical' controversy, but refuses to quash FIR

The placard was reportedly presented to Dorsey by a Dalit activist during a roundtable discussion with some women journalists, activists and writers during his visit to India.

Dec 13, 2018, 07:48 AM IST

Rajasthan HC bars state-sponsored functions during Vasundhara Raje's 'Gaurav Yatra'

The order was passed by the division bench of the Rajasthan High Court led by Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajong.

Sep 05, 2018, 20:44 PM IST

Salman Khan's poaching case: Court hears plea against actor's conviction

Salman's lawyers argued before the court that the actor cannot be held guilty on the basis of similar evidence which was rejected by the High Court in two other poaching cases against him.

Jul 17, 2018, 23:34 PM IST

Asaram may not be able to file appeal against rape conviction before Monday

His lawyers say they need more time to read the study the conviction order in detail.

Apr 26, 2018, 20:53 PM IST

Salman Khan arrives in Mumbai, receives grand welcome by fans — See photos

In a big respite for actor Salman Khan, who was convicted and sentenced to a five-year imprisonment in the 1998 blackbuck case, was on Saturday released from the Jodhpur jail on a bail. 

Apr 07, 2018, 21:01 PM IST

Padmavat row: Sanjay Leela Bhansali moves HC, seeks quashing of FIR; 'will watch film first', says court

Film director Sanjay Leela Bhansali had sought quashing of an FIR against his upcoming film Padmavat. 

Jan 12, 2018, 23:36 PM IST

Resident doctors end 12-day long strike after successful talks with Rajasthan govt

The resident doctors were on a strike over demands for better work conditions, including salary benefits, in Rajasthan.

Dec 27, 2017, 21:33 PM IST

High Court warns of arrest in Rajasthan doctor's strike

The Rajasthan High Court on Monday warned the doctors on strike with arrest on the failure of any settlement with the government.

Dec 25, 2017, 15:18 PM IST

Now notifying govt prior to interfaith marriage, religious conversion mandatory in Rajasthan

'Love Jihad' refers to religious conversion achieved by faking love by one of the partners.

Dec 15, 2017, 21:07 PM IST

HC restrains Raj govt from implementing bill to raise OBC quota

It was of the view that the Rajasthan government must take prior permission of the apex court before implementing the new provisions sought to be introduced by the bill.

Nov 09, 2017, 22:27 PM IST

Rajasthan High Court stops man from marrying again as wife says talaq 'improper'

The high court summoned the prospective groom Waseem Khan and issued notice to him seeking a reply.

Jul 11, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

Women sacrificing love for parents Common in India, Says Supreme Court

Women in India often sacrifice their love and relationships to accept their parents' decision, said the Supreme Court. 

Jun 18, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

Peacocks are brahmachari, they don't have sex: Rajasthan HC judge, who wants cow as national animal

Justice Mahesh Chandra Sharma of Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday set the social media on fire after he asserted that India's national bird peacock are brahmachari (celibrate) and don't have sex to reproduce. 

May 31, 2017, 22:58 PM IST