uttarakhand high court]
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2018 07:12 AM IST
The ruling comes after the state government filed a comprehensive affidavit along with documents related to ‘The Uttarakhand River Rafting/Kayaking Rules, 2014’ before the high court.
Nainital | By HT Correspondent, Nainital
PUBLISHED ON SEP 12, 2018 01:55 AM IST
Dehradun city must be cleaned in the morning as well as in the evening, the Uttarakhand high court said.
Hindustan Times, Rudrapur (Uttarakhand) | By Mohan Rajput, Rudrapur
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2018 01:27 PM IST
The high court order issued to the Uttarakhand government on Friday said Baggha village in Sarpuda gram panchayat in Khatima of US Nagar district, comes under reserve forest area. Many private and government properties on the forest land will be demolished, according to the order.
Hindustan Times | By Nihi Sharma, Dehradun
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2018 12:52 AM IST
The court also directed that heritage by-laws be framed through director general Archaeological Survey of India in consultation with the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage for each protected monument within six months.
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2018 10:31 AM IST
The Uttarakhand high court has also directed the state government to conduct a systematic survey of the flora of the Himalayan meadows at the earliest to prepare a comprehensive manual within six months.
Nainital | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON AUG 25, 2018 01:50 PM IST
The Central Administrative Tribunal’s Nainital bench had been hearing the case filed by Sanjiv Chaturvedi in the matter pertaining to adverse entries made into his appraisal report of 2015-16 by AIIMS, New Delhi, where he was working as Chief Vigilance Officer from 2012 to 2016.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 25, 2018 01:46 AM IST
The Uttarakhand high court ordered all doctors in the state, including government doctors and those serving at clinical establishments, to prescribe only generic medicines which are readily available.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 23, 2018 12:27 AM IST
The Uttarakhand high court also directed the state government to remove all permanent structures from alpine meadows/sub-alpine meadows/ bugyals, including Aali-Bedini-Bagzi Bugyal in Chamoli within three months.
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2018 07:14 AM IST
The Uttarakhand high court took suo moto cognisance of the alleged gangrape and murder of a 12-year-old girl in Uttarkashi.
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2018 07:13 AM IST
The high court directed that on the day of Eid-ul-Juha (Bakr-Eid) falling on August 22/23 “no animals including goat/sheep/buffalo shall be sacrificed in an open space, on any public street, or any thoroughfare in front of any place of worship”.
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2018 11:41 PM IST
The court can now act as the legal guardian of the cows in Uttarakhand and keep a tab on all issues related to cows, especially its directions with regard to their protection, a senior advocate said.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 03, 2018 12:24 PM IST
The court said the second provision of the rule on maternity leave goes against a central act as well as the Article 42 of the Constitution.
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2018 09:32 PM IST
The private bus operators in Kumaon region are on indefinite strike demanding hike in the passenger fare at par with the fare charged by the buses of Uttarakhand Transport Corporation
PUBLISHED ON JUL 20, 2018 10:12 PM IST
Stating that attending to public health is of high priority, “perhaps the one at the top”, the Uttarakhand High Court on Friday directed the state government to ensure that doctors remain available round the clock at their designated posting, failing which, disciplinary proceedings be initiated against them
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Neeraj Santoshi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2018 10:04 PM IST
Drug peddlers and handlers are being arrested but no action has being taken against the drug mafia kingpins in the state, the Uttarakhand High Court observed Wednesday
PUBLISHED ON JUL 16, 2018 10:10 PM IST
The Uttarakhand High Court on Monday directed the chief secretary to file an affidavit within two weeks listing the action taken or to be taken to tackle canine terror in the state. The court also directed the state government to include major municipal corporations as parties in the case
PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2018 09:46 PM IST
The Uttarakhand High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to provide sites for setting up storage, processing and recycling facilities for bio-medical and municipal waste and hand them over to the concerned local authorities within six months.
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2018 09:54 PM IST
The order comes six days after an overloaded private bus fell into a gorge in state’s Pauri district killing 48 people and injuring 12 others
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Neeraj Santoshi
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2018 09:27 PM IST
Expressing concern over the poor healthcare facilities at Swami Rama Cancer Hospital, the court directed the government to fill up all the vacancies at the hospital and upgrade it as state cancer institute
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2018 09:19 PM IST
The victim, through her mother, said they visited a hospital to get the 21-week-old pregnancy terminated but the doctors refused it citing Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Nihi Sharma
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2018 09:55 PM IST
Uttarakhand High Court has accorded the status of ‘legal person or entity’ to animals in the state, saying ‘they have a distinct persona with corresponding rights, duties and liabilities of a living person’
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2018 09:46 PM IST
Uttarakhand high court directs GB Pant University to constitute a committee to study it within 12 weeks and suggest changes in rules
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2018 09:40 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Wednesday modified an Uttarakhand high court order on removal of encroachments and directed the Dehradun municipal corporation to issue appropriate notices to the encroachers and take action based on their replies
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2018 10:48 PM IST
HC also summoned senior officials of the transport department to explain why its earlier directions regarding improving traffic management and checking road accidents in the state were not complied with in letter and spirit
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2018 10:41 AM IST
The Uttarakhand High Court’s ban on water rafting, paragliding is welcome
Hindustan Times | By Anupam Trivedi
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2018 08:26 AM IST
There have been allegations that in a mad rush to make money, security of rafters is often compromised
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2018 10:15 PM IST
The HC has directed the Uttarakhand government to enact suitable legislation for regulating adventure and water sports throughout Uttarakhand.
KM Joseph’s elevation as Supreme Court judge hangs in balance as Justice Chelameswar demits office tomorrow
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2018 07:40 PM IST
The Supreme Court collegium had on May 11 agreed in principle to reiterate its recommendation for elevating Justice KM Joseph as a judge of the top court.
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2018 10:43 PM IST
The court issued the directions after treating a letter written by Manmohan Lakhera, a Dehradun-based journalist, as public interest litigation (PIL).
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2018 10:39 PM IST
The court also directed the government to file FIRs against the encroachers as well as the state officials who were posted in Nainital and Almora during the period when the encroachments came up