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Girish Chandra Murmu took oath as the lieutenant governor of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday .(ANI Photo)

Girish Chandra Murmu sworn in as first lieutenant governor of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2020 06:32 PM IST
Murmu was sworn in by chief justice of the Srinagar high court Gita Mittal in a ceremony at the Raj Bhavan.
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In Bandipore rape case, file status report by Friday: J&K HC to cops

By HT Correspondent and Agencies | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON MAY 16, 2019 12:17 AM IST
The three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Sumbal area Bandipore district on May 9. The accused has been arrested. The court also asked police to give adequate protection to the victim as well as her family.
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Delhi Prevention of Begging Rules 1960 formulated under the Bombay Prevention of Begging Act, 1959, makes begging an offence. Under this offence, beggars were often picked up and produced before the courts from where they sent to beggar homes.(File Photo)
Delhi Prevention of Begging Rules 1960 formulated under the Bombay Prevention of Begging Act, 1959, makes begging an offence. Under this offence, beggars were often picked up and produced before the courts from where they sent to beggar homes.(File Photo)

Delhi high court decriminalises begging, says provisions violate rights of vulnerable people

By Richa Banka | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2018 06:24 AM IST
The Delhi high court on Wednesday decriminalised begging, striking down as “unconstitutional” the provisions which made it an offence. The court also said that criminalising begging violates the most fundamental rights of some of the most vulnerable people in society.
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Reacting to the judgment, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said his government had provided relief to poor labourers from inflation by hiking minimum wages.(PTI)
Reacting to the judgment, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said his government had provided relief to poor labourers from inflation by hiking minimum wages.(PTI)

Delhi high court quashes AAP govt’s notification fixing higher minimum wages for workers

By Richa Banka | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2018 09:39 AM IST
The minimum wages of unskilled workers increased from Rs 9,724 to Rs 13,350 per month, for semi-skilled workers from Rs 10,764 to Rs 14,698 and for skilled labourers from Rs 11,830 to Rs 16,182.
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A worker adjusts loudspeakers at a camp during the Magh Mela festival in Allahabad on January 6, 2018.(AFP)
A worker adjusts loudspeakers at a camp during the Magh Mela festival in Allahabad on January 6, 2018.(AFP)

Loudspeakers permitted under noise pollution rules: Delhi Police tells High Court

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 22, 2018 12:30 PM IST
The Delhi Police made the submission before a bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar which was hearing a PIL seeking ban on use of loudspeakers at religious places in the national capital.
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A file photo, of Indian activists in Mumbai holding placards demanding rapists be hanged(AP)
A file photo, of Indian activists in Mumbai holding placards demanding rapists be hanged(AP)

Death for child rapists will not be a deterrent

By Faizan Mustafa
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2018 03:33 PM IST
In focusing on death penalty as the ultimate measure of justice to victims, we lose sight of the restorative and rehabilitative aspects of justice
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Jawaharlal Nehru had gone to the Haksar Haveli, situated in Delhi, to marry Kamala, who was residing with her family there, on February 8, 1916.(Getty Images)
Jawaharlal Nehru had gone to the Haksar Haveli, situated in Delhi, to marry Kamala, who was residing with her family there, on February 8, 1916.(Getty Images)

Haksar Haveli where Pandit Nehru got married being destroyed: Delhi HC told

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2018 09:05 PM IST
The Delhi high court, while terming Haksar Haveli as an ‘extremely serious’ matter, said ‘stringent and immediate action is called for’ and directed the Delhi Police to ensure that no construction is carried out in the building in violation of law.
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Students seen outside Jawaharlal Nehru school after appearing in Class 10 maths exam in Bhopal on March 28.(Mujeeb Faruqui/HT file)
Students seen outside Jawaharlal Nehru school after appearing in Class 10 maths exam in Bhopal on March 28.(Mujeeb Faruqui/HT file)

Class 10 maths re-exam: HC asks CBSE to decide on the issue and inform by April 16

By HT Correspondent | PTI, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2018 01:04 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the CBSE about its plans, if any, to re-conduct the class 10 maths test, the question papers for which had been leaked recently.
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Karti, the arrested son of former Union minister P Chidambaram, had moved the high court seeking bail, hours after a court sent him to judicial custody till March 24.(PTI Photo)
Karti, the arrested son of former Union minister P Chidambaram, had moved the high court seeking bail, hours after a court sent him to judicial custody till March 24.(PTI Photo)

INX Media case: Delhi HC judge recuses herself from hearing Karti Chidambaram’s bail plea

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2018 12:13 PM IST
On Monday, the bail plea was mentioned before a bench of acting chief justice Gita Mittal and justice C Hari Shankar and was listed for hearing today.
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