Beant Singh assassination: SC asks Centre to decide on Rajoana’s plea to commute death penalty by January 26
Balwant Singh Rajoana was sentenced to death in 2007 for the former Punjab CM’s assassination on August 31, 1995.
Published on Jan 08, 2021 02:29 PM IST
Advocate Vineet Jindal in his plea said Mehbooba Mufti has used “derogatory and instigating” statements against the duly elected Indian government.
Updated on Nov 24, 2020 12:58 AM IST
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In the petition, the special public prosecutor said he will approach the high court soon to shift the case to a new court. He said witnesses in the case were easily influenced.
Updated on Oct 16, 2020 06:25 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | Ramesh Babu
Petitioners alleged they were being pressurised by Chandigarh police officials to withdraw application before a trial court to summon suspended SHO Jaswinder Kaur, who had been nabbed by the CBI in another case
Updated on Oct 16, 2020 12:00 AM IST
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Published on Oct 06, 2020 08:51 PM IST
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In his plea, Franco Mulakkal said in view of the pandemic situation his lawyers are finding it difficult to appear before the trial court in Kottayam and hearing can be resumed after two months once the situation normalises.
Updated on Oct 01, 2020 07:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | HT Correspondent
The plea in the Supreme Court also asked for the case to be tried in Delhi.
Updated on Sep 30, 2020 08:51 PM IST
In his plea, Sumedh Singh Saini sought that the interim order passed in October 2018 be extended to his entire service record as the state’s agencies are “hell bent on implicating” him
Published on Sep 23, 2020 06:30 AM IST
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The additional district and sessions judge of Mohali had on September 1 dismissed Saini’s anticipatory bail plea and he had appealed to the high court against this order on September 4
Published on Sep 07, 2020 06:57 PM IST
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Published on Aug 18, 2020 12:54 PM IST
The court quashed PU’s 2019 decision to revoke the registration of former senator Munish Verma as a graduate constituency member, which allows ex-students to elect and contest polls for the university’s apex governing body
Updated on Aug 11, 2020 11:13 PM IST
Nitish Kumar’s government is set to oppose Rhea Chakraborty’s plea in the Supreme Court and support the family of Sushant Singh Rajput who died by suicide last month.
Updated on Jul 30, 2020 10:06 PM IST
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The petitioner, Maharashtra Wine Merchants Association (MWMA), had knocked the doors of the apex court, against the home delivery of liquor in Pune and Nasik
Updated on Jul 24, 2020 07:29 PM IST
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The Supreme Court cited the principle of separation of powers and said the administration would take a call to restrict access of pilgrims in the Amarnath Yatra.
Published on Jul 13, 2020 04:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent| Edited by Sabir Hussain
The plea has alleged that private school administrations have been demanding fee and other charges without rendering any services and the authorities have not taken any action against the “illegal demands” despite protests by parents and student in various part of India.
Published on Jul 02, 2020 08:46 PM IST
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The matter came up for hearing on Thursday before a bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan which recused from hearing it and directed that it be listed before another bench.
Published on Jul 02, 2020 04:11 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
Dhesi told the court that he was being charged ₹3.23 lakh penal rent out of a total of ₹ 6.59 lakh by the administration for overstay in a government accommodation
Updated on Jun 22, 2020 11:40 PM IST
In its judgment on September 26, 2018, the top court had by a 4-1 majority affirmed the constitutionality of the 12-digit unique identity scheme and the Aadhaar Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, Benefits and Services Act, 2016 (Aadhaar Act).
Updated on Jun 07, 2020 04:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Murali Krishnan
The first petition it heard was a public interest case filed by petitioner Avishek Goenka, who requested the court to fix a cap or a ceiling on the amount to be charged by private hospitals for treating Covid-19 patients.
Updated on Jun 06, 2020 01:21 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Abraham Thomas
The plea, filed by advocate Kushagra Kumar, stated that it was an “illogical, irrational, unreasonable and unconstitutional” move.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 04:50 AM IST
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Plea in Delhi HC seeks steps for visually, auditorily impaired students to cope with online learning
A bench of Justices Hima Kohli and Subramonium Prasad, conducting the hearing through video conferencing, issued notice to the Ministries of Human Resource Development and Social Justice and Empowerment and asked them to file counter affidavit.
Published on May 20, 2020 07:11 PM IST
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Bombay HC seeks state’s response on plea seeking temporary accommodation for essential workers from Palghar
The litigant filed a public interest litigation (PIL) to express his concerns about these workers, who, he argued, are potential carriers of SARS-CoV-2, which causes Covid-19, to neighbouring Palghar residents.
Updated on May 14, 2020 02:13 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |K A Y Dodhiya
Crackers were burst in most parts of the tricity. In some localities, enthusiastic Bharatiya Janata Party workers resorted to sloganeering in favour of their party and PM Modi.
Updated on Apr 06, 2020 05:23 AM IST
In an open letter published in the medical journal, The Lancet, nurses Yingchun Zeng and Yan Zhen wrote about the severe shortage of protective equipment, the day-to-day difficulties and the physical and mental exhaustion the 14000 nurses deployed in the city are facing.
Updated on Feb 26, 2020 07:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Beijing |Sutirtho Patranobis
Upadhyay’s main contention was that although the expression ‘minority’ has been used in Articles 29 and 30 of the Constitution, it had not been defined anywhere.
Published on Feb 21, 2020 01:47 AM IST
Karnataka had sought the notification to proceed with the diversion of water even as Goa opposed it. In view of the matters pending before the Supreme Court, the Centre had decided to keep on hold the notification.
Updated on Feb 21, 2020 12:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Panaji |Gerard de Souza
While hearing the arguments the court sought to know from Tihar authorities, how they presumed that no plea will be filed by Pawan Gupta within the one week deadline granted on February 5 by the Delhi High Court.
Updated on Feb 07, 2020 04:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Richa Banka
Jalandhar Punjab chief information commissioner (CIC) Suresh Arora has directed Punjab Urban Development Authority Public Information Officer (PIO) to personally appear before him in connection with a case of refusal to accept an application under the Right to Information (RTI) Act on February 7.
Published on Feb 05, 2020 09:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jalandhar | HT Correspondent
The Centre had filed a petition in the Supreme Court to seek modification in its 2014 verdict that introduce provisions to secure the rights of death row convicts.
Updated on Jan 31, 2020 01:31 PM IST
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The top court had on January 20 dismissed the special leave petition (SLP) filed by Pawan Kumar Gupta, 25, claiming that he was a minor at the time of the crime on December 16, 2012, and that the Delhi High Court had ignored this fact while convicting him.
Updated on Jan 31, 2020 11:55 AM IST