LEGAL NEWS 27.10.2010

Kasab trial: Court views CCTV footage

Sify

Mumbai, Oct 26 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Tuesday viewed CCTV footage of
the terrorists’ attack on Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus here on the night of
Nov …

<http://sify.com/news/kasab-trial-court-views-cctv-footage-news-national-kk0t43ejdjj.html>

 

 

 

 

 

Supreme Court clears decks for trial court verdicts in Gujarat riots cases

Daily News & Analysis

By Rakesh Bhatnagar | Place: New Delhi | Agency: DNA In a major
development, the Supreme Court (SC) gave the go-ahead on Tuesday to trial
courts in Gujarat …

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_supreme-court-clears-decks-for-trial-court-verdicts-in-gujarat-riots-cases_1458197>

 

 

 

 

SC cancels bail, orders Raju, 5 others back to jail

Times of India

The court, however, asked the trial court to speed up the trial and
complete it by July 31 next year, and said that the accused could seek bail
if the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-cancels-bail-orders-Raju-5-others-back-to-jail/articleshow/6814979.cms>

 

 

 

 

SIT to wrap up Gulbarg killings probe in 2 weeks

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has finally given the go-ahead for trial court
verdicts on the Sabarmati Express train burning and Godhra riots cases. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SIT-to-wrap-up-Gulbarg-killings-probe-in-2-weeks/articleshow/6818923.cms>

 

 

 

 

SC clears decks for trial courts to give verdicts in Guj riots

By admin

Supreme Court gave the green signal for the trial courts in Gujarat to give
their verdict in the 2002 Godhra train carnage and seven cases of communal
riots.

<http://apnnews.com/2010/10/27/sc-clears-decks-for-trial-courts-to-give-verdicts-in-guj-riots/>

 

 

 

 

 

You can’t quit, Country most important, major told

Hindustan Times

The Armed Forces Tribunal on Tuesday dismissed the plea of an UAV
specialist Army major, who wanted to quit the Army to take care of his
ailing father. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/You-can-t-quit-Country-most-important-major-told/Article1-618267.aspx>

 

 

 

 

 

Man in jail for killing wife, kids find shelter with CWC

Indian Express

The CWC solution came in after the Delhi Commission for Protection of Child
Rights (DCPCR) — which was directed to adopt the children almost two
months ago …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Man-in-jail-for-killing-wife–kids-find-shelter-with-CWC/703102/>

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

City student chosen for National Consultation on Juvenile Justice

Indian Express

… to constitute Juvenile Justice Board (JJB), Child Welfare Committee
(CWC) and Special Juvenile Police Unit (SJPU) in every District within six
weeks. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/city-student-chosen-for-national-consultation-on-juvenile-justice/703025/>

 

 

 

 

 

Amit Shah is dangerous even inside jail, Tulsi tells HC

Indian Express

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has opposed the bail application
of former junior Home Minister Amit Shah at the Gujarat High Court (HC),

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/amit-shah-is-dangerous-even-inside-jail-tulsi-tells-hc/703092/>

 

 

 

 

HC defers Vodafone tax hearing to Nov 23

Economic Times

MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday deferred to Nov 23 a hearing of
Vodafone’s petition against a move by Indian tax office to treat it as an
agent …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/6820390.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

HC lifts stay on sand mining but sets a limit of 2 metres

Indian Express

In a major relief to builders, sand miners and suppliers across the state,
the Bombay High Court on Tuesday vacated the stay on sand mining. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-lifts-stay-on-sand-mining-but-sets-a-limit-of-2-metres/703138/>

 

 

 

 
Transferred HC judge hits out at ‘internal politics’

Times of India

Along with Justice Aruna Suresh (Orissa), Justice Aggarwal (MP) was
transferred out of Delhi HC by Chief Justice of India, HS Kapadia, in
“public interest. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Transferred-HC-judge-hits-out-at-internal-politics/articleshow/6818080.cms>

 

 

 

 
Food for aanganwadis: HC asks details of schemes in Gujarat

Indian Express

The Gujarat High Court has ordered the state government to submit the
details of schemes, if any, to identify Self-Help Groups (SHGs) and Mahila
Mandals …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Food-for-aanganwadis—HC-asks-details-of-schemes-in-Gujarat/703110/>

 

 

 

 
Madras Hc doubts Subhiksha ops, plan

Business Standard

The Madras High Court, which dismissed Subhiksha’s merger proposal on
Monday, has raised serious objections and doubts over the Rs 230 crore
which was …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/madras-hc-doubts-subhiksha-ops-plan/412775/>

 

 

 

 
HC issues notices to MEA, Kerala govt

IBNLive.com

PTI | 08:10 PM,Oct 26,2010 Kochi, Oct 26 (PTI) The Kerala High court today
issued notices to the External Affairs ministry and the state on the state

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-issues-notices-to-mea-kerala-govt/447171.html>

 

 

 

 
HC direction to drugs control organisation on malaria kits

IBNLive.com

PTI | 02:10 AM,Oct 27,2010 Chennai,Oct26 (PTI):The Madras High Court has
directed the drugs control organisation to proceed against a firm which
seemingly …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-direction-to-drugs-control-organisation-on-malaria-kits/448187.html>

 

 

 

HC pulls up central pharma department

Hindustan Times

The central pharmaceutical department was flayed by the Bombay High Court
on Tuesday for failing to take action against pharmaceutical companies that
priced …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-pulls-up-central-pharma-department/Article1-618338.aspx>

 

 

 

 
HC upholds alimony order against film director

Express Buzz

CHENNAI: The Madras HC has upheld an order dated September 12, 2007 of the
Judicial Magistrate, Bhavani in Erode district, directing film director
Perarasu …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/hc-upholds-alimony-order-against-film-director/218412.html>

 

 

 
SC upholds HC bail to Mahmudur

The Daily Star

The Supreme Court (SC) yesterday upheld a High Court (HC) order that
granted bail to Mahmudur Rahman, acting editor of the Bangla daily Amar
Desh, …

<http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=160167>

 

 

 

 

HC quashes penalty imposed on Megha Distributors

IBNLive.com

PTI | 08:10 PM,Oct 26,2010 Kochi, Oct 26 (PTI): Kerala High court today
quahsed the penalty imposed on Megha Distributors, the promoters of Bhutan
lotteries …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-quashes-penalty-imposed-on-megha-distributors/447103.html>

 

 

 

 

DDA can encash Emaar bank guarantee: HC

Expressindia.com

PTI New Delhi In a setback to real estate giant Emaar MGF, the builder of
Commonwealth Games (CWG) village, the Delhi High Court today allowed the
DDA to …

<http://www.expressindia.com/latest-news/DDA-can-encash-Emaar-bank-guarantee–HC/702407/>

 

 

 

Cricket officials public servants: Kerala HC

CricInfo.com

In a ruling that could have widespread repercussions for cricket
administration in India, the Kerala High Court has said the officials of
the Kerala Cricket …

<http://www.cricinfo.com/india/content/current/story/483661.html>

 

 

 

 

Bangalore HC wants panel on transport alternative

Daily News & Analysis

By Odeal D’Souza | Place: Bangalore | Agency: DNA The Bangalore high court
on Monday directed the state government to constitute an expert committee
headed …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_bangalore-hc-wants-panel-on-transport-alternative_1458158>

 

 

 

 

ASI pulled up for illegal demolition

Times of India

… the demolition followed by eviction. The petitioners informed HC that
they purchased land in 1982 after which it was mutated and numbered by the
MCD.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/ASI-pulled-up-for-illegal-demolition/articleshow/6818132.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

What constitutes a sedition case?

IBNLive.com

Here are some facts on what constitutes sedition and its punishment under
the Indian Penal Code. The section 124A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)
deals with …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/what-constitutes-a-sedition-case/133788-3.html>

 

 

 

 

Syndicate Bank clerk sentenced to five years in prison for fraud

NetIndian

The CBI had filed 10 chargesheets against Mr Gupta under various sections
of the Indian Penal Code and the Prevention of Corruption Act.

<http://netindian.in/news/2010/10/26/0008456/syndicate-bank-clerk-sentenced-five-years-prison-fraud>

 

 

 

 

Fighting tobacco menace

Central Chronicle

If self-regulation is the policy to check human evils, then Union
Government should withdraw attempt-to-suicide from Indian Penal Code. …

<http://www.centralchronicle.com/viewnews.asp?articleID=50320>

 

 

 

 

Akola civic chief, two others chargesheeted for cheating

IBNLive.com

The trio has been charged with cheating, criminal conspiracy and other
relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).According to the police,

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/akola-civic-chief-two-others-chargesheeted-for-cheating/445004.html>

 

 

 

 

 

No relief for army major who is set to marry American girl

Hindustan Times

Sayankar had moved the high court, as permission from the army was not
forthcoming after he applied in March. But due to complexity of his case,

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/No-relief-for-army-major-who-is-set-to-marry-American-girl/Article1-618311.aspx>

 

 

 

 

 

Himachal High Court tries to reunite feuding brothers | Himachal Live

By Himachal Live News

In an order reflecting the humane side of law, the Himachal Pradesh High
Court has tried to bring the brothers together before settling the case.
Chief Justice Kurian Joseph and Justice Kuldip Singh Monday asked brothers
Vimal Kumar, …

<http://www.himachallive.com/himachal-high-court-tries-to-reunite-feuding-brothers.html>

 

 

 

 

 

PIL against shutdowns, curfews

Rising Kashmir

Srinagar, Oct 26: The Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by two NGOs
last week against frequent shutdowns and imposition of curfews in the
Valley has …

<http://www.risingkashmir.com/news/pil-against-shutdowns-curfews-2918.aspx>

 

 

 

RTI activist blew lid off Colaba scam in 2006

Times of India

Anandji stumbled on the case some years ago when he filed a PIL in the
Bombay high court on an IPS officers’ housing society in Juhu which had
usurped land …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/RTI-activist-blew-lid-off-Colaba-scam-in-2006/articleshow/6818325.cms>

 

 

 

Jharkhand govt recommends CBI probe into SSF irregularities

IBNLive.com

The recommendation comes after the Jharkhand High Court had on August 28
disposed a PIL, which sought a CBI probe into the allegations, after the
government …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/jharkhand-govt-recommends-cbi-probe-into-ssf-irregularities/447251.html>

 

 

 

 

 

Child detention in immigration centres faces legal challenge

The Guardian

The case, which is expected to last three days, is being brought by Public
Interest Lawyers (PIL), with the human rights group Liberty and the
campaign …

<http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2010/oct/26/child-detention-immigration-centres-challenge>

 

 

 

 

Hisar riots – State files reply; Matter adjourned

Law et al. News

A division bench of Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal and Justice Ajay Tewari had
issued notice to the government on a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed
by a …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2609>

 

 

 

 
City beautification drive fizzles out

Deccan Herald

Hearing a PIL filed by B Krishna Bhat, Chief Justice JS Khehar and Justice
AS Bopanna directed the BBMP to remove the hoardings. …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/107885/city-beautification-drive-fizzles-out.html>

 

 

 

 

Former IG convicted in fake encounter case

The Hindu

The directive came on a writ petition alleging that the Naxalite leader was
killed in a fake police encounter in 1970 inside the Thirunelli forest in

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/kerala/article852328.ece>

 

 

 

 

 

Karnataka high court wants BDA to act on faulty allotments

Daily News & Analysis

The division bench was hearing a writ appeal filed by the BDA against a
single-judge bench order dated December 14, 2009. The judge had allowed the
petition …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_karnataka-high-court-wants-bda-to-act-on-faulty-allotments_1458422>

 

 

 

 

 

Supreme Court adjourns Lalit Modi case till 11 November

NDTV.com

The Supreme Court has adjourned the case filed by former IPL Commissioner
Lalit Modi for the reconstitution of the disciplinary committee till
November 11. …

<http://cricket.ndtv.com/storypage.aspx?id=SPOEN20100158055&nid=62648>Supreme

 

 

 

 

Court adjourns Lalit Modi case till 11 November

NDTV.com

The Supreme Court has adjourned the case filed by former IPL Commissioner
Lalit Modi for the reconstitution of the disciplinary committee till
November 11. …

http://cricket.ndtv.com/storypage.aspx?id=SPOEN20100158055&nid=62648>

 

 

 

 

 

Compensate Nandigram firing victims: SC

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the West Bengal government
to pay compensation to all the victims of Nandigram police firing in 2007.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Compensate-Nandigram-firing-victims-SC/articleshow/6820202.cms>

 

 

 

CWG probe: Shunglu given status of SC judge

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Former Comptroller and Auditor General VK Shunglu, who is
heading a panel investigating the Commonwealth Games corruption, has been
given the …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/CWG-probe-Shunglu-given-status-of-SC-judge/articleshow/6818404.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

Gujarat riots: SC lifts stay on judgement

Gujarat Global.com

The Supreme Court on Tuesday lifted its stay on Godhra verdict and said
that trial courts can pronounce judgements in Sabarmati Express carnage and
seven …

<http://www.gujaratglobal.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=2268&Itemid=38>

 

 

 

 

 

Warehousing Act comes into force, receipts now negotiable

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The much-awaited Warehousing (Development and Regulation) Act,
2007 has come into force with effect from October 25, 2010. The Act,
legislated by …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/economy/policy/Warehousing-Act-comes-into-force-receipts-now-negotiable/articleshow/6818228.cms>

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LEGAL NEWS 26.10.2010

Police have legal backing to book Roy, Geelani for sedition, but no decision yet

Indian Express

The speeches instigated secession and were tantamount to sedition, is the
legal opinion. Section 124A provides for a three-year prison term and fine
for …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Police-have-legal-backing-to-book-Roy–Geelani-for-sedition–but-no-decision-yet/702514>

 

 

 

 

 

 

SC refuses to dismiss APW petition

Assam Tribune

NEW DELHI, Oct 25 – The Supreme Court has for now declined to dismiss a
civil writ petition that has called for putting on hold the Assembly polls
in Assam …

<http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=oct2610/at08>

 

 

 

 

 

State to acquire lands in Kodanad estate

The Hindu

… and a writ petition filed by M. Holichandran to direct the State
government to ensure free and uninterrupted access and movement for
villagers. …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/10/26/stories/2010102658050100.htm>

 

 

 

 
CBI asked to constitute SIT to probe cases against bar members

IBNLive.com

A division bench comprising Justices Uma Nath Singh and Virendra Kumar
Dixit passed the order on a writ petition filed by a lawyer seeking
direction for …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/cbi-asked-to-constitute-sit-to-probe-cases-against-bar-members/445522.html>

 

 

 

 

Underground parking lot plan rejected

The Hindu

The High Court, acting on a writ petition filed by R. Chandran, had held
that the proposal to construct a multilevel underground car parking lot
included a …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/10/26/stories/2010102660140100.htm>

 

 

 

 

 

Madras varsity to pay for ‘cheating’ student

Express Buzz

The action of the University would amount to cheating the students, Justice
K Suguna said while allowing a writ petition from M Sivakumar, who joined
the …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/madras-varsity-to-pay-for-%E2%80%98cheating%E2%80%99-student/218046.html>

 

 

 

 
Verdict reserved on council

Calcutta Telegraph

The NCP had filed a writ petition challenging the imposition of
administrator’s rule in the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council from
April 1. …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1101026/jsp/northeast/story_13101179.jsp>

 

 

 

 

SC seeks AG’s view on Amar Singh & Jaya Prada’s pleas for relief from anti …

Times of India

Singh and Jaya Prada in their writ petitions have sought SC’s protection
against disqualification in the event they decide to join a political party
or …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-seeks-AGs-view-on-Amar-Singh-Jaya-Pradas-pleas-for-relief-from-anti-defection-law/articleshow/6810501.cms>

 

 

 

SC query on Nandi report

Calcutta Telegraph

New Delhi, Oct. 25: The Supreme Court today asked the CBI to inform by
Wednesday whether it would share the Nandigram firing probe report with the
Bengal …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1101026/jsp/nation/story_13101429.jsp>

 

 

 

 

TN moves SC for acquiring Jaya’s Estate land in Ooty

The Hindu

PTI The Hindu Villagers and DMK cadres staging a black flag demonstration
in front of the Kodanad Estate near Kotagiri on 10/10/2007. …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/tamil-nadu/article848963.ece>

 

 

 

 

SC to hear SIT report on Godhra riots today

Times of India

SIT appointed by SC, interrogated retired DGP PC Pande, IPS officer MK
Tandon, inspector general of police PB Gondia and former minister of state
for home …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/SC-to-hear-SIT-report-on-Godhra-riots-today/articleshow/6812100.cms>

 

 

 

 
SC dismisses L&T appeal on NTPC tender

Business Standard

PTI / New Delhi October 25, 2010, 17:29 IST The Supreme Court today
dismissed Larsen & Toubro’s appeal challenging its disqualification from
participation …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/sc-dismisses-lt-appealntpc-tender/113450/on>

 

 

 

 

SC jails cops for bobbitizing man

Times of India

The fine amount would be paid to the victim as compensation, the SC
directed. Justice Katju, writing the judgment for the Bench, said policemen
who commit …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-jails-cops-for-bobbitizing-man/articleshow/6811719.cms>

 

 

 

 

Notional loss due to Andhra ordinance: SKS Microfinance

Economic Times

The statement comes in the face of an Andhra Pradesh government ordinance
and a subsequent court judgement barring against any coercion to recover
loans. …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/banking/finance/finance/Notional-loss-due-to-Andhra-ordinance-SKS-Microfinance/articleshow/6810562.cms>

 

 

 

 

Mamata skips meet on land Act

Indian Express

Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee appears to be playing truant on the
introduction of amendments to the Land Acquisition Act in Parliament
despite Prime …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Mamata-skips-meet-on-land-Act/702455>

 

 

 

 

‘Was Akshay’s unzipping act the legal advisor’s idea?’

Hindustan Times

Justice VK Tahilramani on Monday wanted to know whether actor Akshay
Kumar’s unzipping act during the Lakme Fashion Week 2009 was the legal
advisor’s idea. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Was-Akshay-s-unzipping-act-the-legal-advisor-s-idea/Article1-617912.aspx>

 

 

 

 

HC notice to civil surgeon as undertrial delivers stillborn

Indian Express

… the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Punjab, on a public
interest litigation (PIL) filed by Women Justice and Equality, a
Ludhiana-based NGO. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-notice-to-civil-surgeon-as-undertrial-delivers-stillborn/702483/>

 

 

 

 
PIL challenges appointment of politicians in cooperative bodies

Law et al. News

A PIL challenging the government decision was filed today in the Orissa
high court. Basant Kumar Baral, a social activist and a lawyer today filed
the PIL …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2593>

 

 

 

 
JDS to move court for CBI probe into defection of MLAs

Hindustan Times

PTI The JD(S) on Monday said it will file a PIL in the Karnataka High Court
seeking a CBI probe into the resignation of opposition MLAs allegedly
engineered …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/JDS-to-move-court-for-CBI-probe-into-defection-of-MLAs/Article1-617733.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Marine Drive gyms face legal battle with locals

Times of India

The Marine Drive (GHEF) Residents’ Welfare Association (MDRWA) is filing a
public interest litigation (PIL) against Parsi Gymkhana, Hindu Gymkhana ,
Islam …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Marine-Drive-gyms-face-legal-battle-with-locals/articleshow/6812618.cms>

 

 

 

Illegal mining: Petitioner told to implead Reddy

Express Buzz

While hearing the PIL filed by HS Doreswamy, freedom fighter and others,
the court asked the petitioner to amend the petition by impleading the
minister. …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/bangalore/illegal-mining-petitioner-told-to-implead-reddy/218047.html>

 

 

 

 
Now, Lok Adalats for public utility services

Times of India

The authority can file a PIL or finance one on behalf of the poor or
illiterate. The state issued a notification for setting up Lok Adalats as
envisaged …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Now-Lok-Adalats-for-public-utility-services/articleshow/6812009.cms>

 

 

 

 
Juhu cops in dock for improper reply to RTI query

Daily News & Analysis

A PIL regarding this has been filed in the Bombay high court,” said
Anandji. When contacted, senior inspector Deepak Katkade said, “There is
no question of …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_juhu-cops-in-dock-for-improper-reply-to-rti-query_1457941>

 

 

 

 
‘Killerline’ victims still await justice

Hindustan Times

Mohan Singh Saini, Tarun’s uncle said, “We will file a PIL in the court
soon. We don’t need any more false assurances from anyone. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Killerline-victims-still-await-justice/Article1-617913.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Cigarettes, Tobacco Banned in Govt Offices

Kashmir Observer

Voluntary Health Association of India has filed a PIL in the High Court of
J&K to ensure implementation of Section 4 and 6 of COTPA, which prohibits
smoking …

<http://www.kashmirobserver.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=6076:cigarettes-tobacco-banned-in-govt-offices-&catid=2:local-news&Itemid=3>

 

 

 

 

SPICY IP: Praveen Raj files rectification petition with GI …

By Prashant Reddy

Our readers may remember that Praveen Raj had filed a PIL in the SC on the
same point a year ago and subsequently withdrew it since a similar PIL has
been filed before the Madras High Court by another person. However as
reported by us …

<http://spicyipindia.blogspot.com/2010/10/praveen-raj-files-rectification.html>

 

 

 

 

Cash-for-query: SC dismisses PIL on fast trial of tainted MPs

A Bench headed by Mr Justice RV Raveendran dismissed the PIL seeking
“fast tracking” of criminal cases against the accused. Petitioner Mr
Alok Kumar, …

<http://www.thestatesman.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=346171&catid=36>

 

 

 

HC directs to name respondents in PIL

The Karnataka High Court on Monday directed the petitioners in a mining
case to specify the respondents within four weeks’ time.

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/107520/hc-directs-name-respondents-pil.html>

 

 

 

 

PIL Writ Petition Against Indian Rupee Symbol Design Selection …

Lucknow : One of the Indian rupee symbol design competition participant Mr.
Rakesh Kumar Singh had submitted a public interest litigation (PIL ) writ

<http://www.saveindianrupeesymbol.org/2010/10/pil-writ-petition-against-indian-rupee.html>

 

 

 

Every PIL will now be scrutinised by CJI – India – DNA

Chief Justice of India (CJI) SH Kapadia introduced fresh guidelines on
Monday to do away with the menace of frivolous public interest litigations
(PILs).

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_every-pil-will-now-be-scrutinised-by-cji_1457989>

 

 

 

 

Armed Forces: CJI’s Demand Rejected By Finance Ministry!!!!

With the ‘grapevine’ stating that Rs 15000/ crores from CWG have been
stashed away by the Congress for the next general elections, the demand by
CJI is …

<http://thegreatindianarmedforces.blogspot.com/2010/10/cjis-demand-rejected-by-finance.html>

 

 

 

 

SC defers Vodafone hearing to Nov 15

Economic Times

The Supreme Court had given its order while hearing Vodafone’s appeal
against the Bombay High Court ruling that upheld the IT department’s
position that it …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/telecom/SC-defers-Vodafone-hearing-to-Nov-15/articleshow/6812393.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

Man accuses in-laws of torture, High Court quashes plea

Indian Express

The Bombay High Court on Monday quashed an FIR filed by a businessman
against his parents-in-law under the IPC 498, otherwise mostly used by
women who …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Man-accuses-in-laws-of-torture–High-Court-quashes-plea/702589/>

 

 

 

Why don’t you give probe report to West Bengal govt: Supreme Court to CBI

Daily News & Analysis

“Neither we nor the high court had said that the report should be in a
sealed cover. Then, why are you not disclosing it to the state government?

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_why-don-t-you-give-probe-report-to-west-bengal-govt-supreme-court-to-cbi_1457890>

 

 

 

 

The Royals move court

Calcutta Telegraph

… the Rajasthan Royals filed a petition in the Bombay High Court,
challenging the Board’s decision of terminating its franchise agreement, on
Monday. …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1101026/jsp/sports/story_13101337.jsp>

 

 

 

 

More evidence needed to prove Pak’s role in 26/11, says high court

Daily News & Analysis

… Mumbai | Agency: DNA The prosecution will have to give more detailed
evidence to show Pakistan’s involvement, said the Bombay high court on
Tuesday. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_more-evidence-needed-to-prove-pak-s-role-in-26-11-says-high-court_1457956>

 

 

 

High court interim order permits MFIs resume business in AP …

High court interim order permits MFIs resume business in AP, The court will
hear the matter after two weeks, the time given to the state government to
file …

<http://www.livemint.com/2010/10/22193213/High-court-interim-order-permi.html>

 

 

 

 

HC for status quo, allows DDA to encash Rs 90 cr

Indian Express

Real estate firm Emaar-MGF moved the Delhi High Court on Monday seeking an
injunction order against the Central government’s nod to the Delhi
Development …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-for-status-quo-allows-dda-to-encash-rs-90-cr/702535/>

 

 

 

 

 

T distorting HC order: Vodafone

Financial Express

New Delhi: Vodafone International Holdings BV on Monday challenged the
income tax department’s new demand notice asking the British telecom giant
to pay …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/I-T-distorting-HC-order–Vodafone/702329/>

 

 

 

 

 

HC dismisses plea of BEd aspirants

Times of India

LUCKNOW: In a setback to the candidates who appeared in BEd entrance and
later participated in the counselling on the basis an interim order, the
high court …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/HC-dismisses-plea-of-BEd-aspirants/articleshow/6811858.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

HC summons officials over viral deaths

Times of India

LUCKNOW: The Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad high court on Monday issued
notices directing senior health and administrative officers of UP to appear
in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/HC-summons-officials-over-viral-deaths/articleshow/6812491.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC asks STF to assist CBI in probe against rowdy lawyers

Times of India

LUCKNOW: The high court has asked the STF to assist CBI in the probe
against rowdy lawyers of district court here on Monday. A bench of Justice
UN Singh and …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/HC-asks-STF-to-assist-CBI-in-probe-against-rowdy-lawyers/articleshow/6811857.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

Lawyers stage dharna demanding HC Bench

Times of India

“The government would examine the demand for a HC bench between Vijayawada
and Guntur as it is a genuine demand,” the minister said. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Lawyers-stage-dharna-demanding-HC-Bench/articleshow/6811801.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

HC rejects Subhiksha’s merger plan with Blue Green

Economic Times

CHENNAI: Troubled retail chain Subhiksha’s last-ditch attempt to survive
has failed, with the Madurai bench of the Madras High Court rejecting its
merger …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/services/retailing/Madras-HC-rejects-Subhikshas-merger-plan-with-Blue-Green/articleshow/6812434.cms>

 

 

 

 

 
Suction pump dredging of sand needed to meet city demand: HC

Indian Express

The High Court recently imposed the stay after the state government had
failed to frame a policy for sand mining as per the earlier HC order.

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Suction-pump–dredging-of-sand-needed-to-meet-city-demand–HC/702585/>

 

 

 

 
HC: Take the bull by the horns

Times of India

BANGALORE: A division bench of the Karnataka High Court has adjourned the
hearing of the PIL filed by veteran freedom fighter HS Doreswamy and others

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/HC-Take-the-bull-by-the-horns/articleshow/6811656.cms>

 

 

 

 
Father of Class 8 student killed on picnic moves HC

Hindustan Times

The police’s failure to probe the death of his minor daughter under
mysterious circumstances has forced a father to knock on the doors of the
Bombay High …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Father-of-Class-8-student-killed-on-picnic-moves-HC/Article1-617885.aspx>

 

 

 

 

 

HC wants BMTC to look at route optimisation

Bangalore Mirror

But the retired HAL accounts manager is hoping that Monday’s HC order will
change all that. A division bench headed by Chief Justice Jagadish Singh
Khehar …

<http://www.bangaloremirror.com/article/10/2010102620101026070313647fb054e0c/HC-wants-BMTC-to-look-at-route-optimisation.html>

 

 

 

Plug loopholes in admission to pvt medical colleged: HC

Hindustan Times

The state government has one month to plug the loopholes in the admission
procedure of private medical colleges, which are transferring several seats
meant …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Plug-loopholes-in-admission-to-pvt-medical-colleged-HC/Article1-617888.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Delhi HC dismisses Rich Graviss’s appeal over trademark “Whip Topping”

fnbnews.com

In what could be called a landmark judgement, a suit filed by the Rich
Graviss Products Pvt. Ltd, Pune, against the use of its registered
trademark “Whip …

<http://www.fnbnews.com/article/detnews.asp?articleid=28559&sectionid=1>

 

 

 

 
Cop’s monkey, caste discrimination excuse finds no favour with HC

Financial Express

New Delhi: Delhi Police head constable Jai Bhagwan Sharma will not have to
worry about monkeys anymore, at least while on duty. …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/Cop-s-monkey–caste-discrimination-excuse-finds-no-favour-with-HC/701993/>

 

 

 

 

 

SC dismisses Mahesh Bhupathi plea for tax relief

Times of India

Not only that, the Bench refused to remove the stinging observation made by
the HC that the agreement for payment by the son to the father was a sham

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-dismisses-Mahesh-Bhupathi-plea-for-tax-relief/articleshow/6810557.cms>

 

 

 

Delhi HC stays DDA from seizing Emaar’s full payment | Financal …

By Finance Phd

Delhi High Court has stayed Delhi Development Authority (DDA) from seizing
Emaar?s Rs183 crore bank guarantee, reports CNBCTV18. View full post on
Moneycontrol Top Headlines.

<http://finance.alargespace.com/delhi-hc-stays-dda-from-seizing-emaars-full-payment/>

 

 

 

 

Court Verdict Published in Dailies: HC imposes cost of Rs.25000 on …

By Selvam

HC imposes cost of Rs.25000 on Madras University. High Court imposes cost
of Rs.25000 on Madras University. Special Correspondent. CHENNAI: Coming
down heavily on the University of Madras for getting an M.L. answer sheet
revalued by an …

<http://courtverdict.blogspot.com/2010/10/hc-imposes-cost-of-rs25000-on-madras.html>

 

 

 

 

HC raps UP govt over poor sewage management – Yahoo! India News

Allahabad, Oct 25 (PTI) The Allahabad High Court today rapped Uttar Pradesh
government for poor sewage management which was causing hurdles in
controlling …

<http://in.news.yahoo.com/20/20101025/1416/tnl-hc-raps-up-govt-over-poor-sewage-man.html>

LEGAL NEWS 26.10.2010

Police have legal backing to book Roy, Geelani for sedition, but no decision yet

Indian Express

The speeches instigated secession and were tantamount to sedition, is the
legal opinion. Section 124A provides for a three-year prison term and fine
for …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Police-have-legal-backing-to-book-Roy–Geelani-for-sedition–but-no-decision-yet/702514>

 

 

 

 

 

 

SC refuses to dismiss APW petition

Assam Tribune

NEW DELHI, Oct 25 – The Supreme Court has for now declined to dismiss a
civil writ petition that has called for putting on hold the Assembly polls
in Assam …

<http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=oct2610/at08>

 

 

 

 

 

State to acquire lands in Kodanad estate

The Hindu

… and a writ petition filed by M. Holichandran to direct the State
government to ensure free and uninterrupted access and movement for
villagers. …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/10/26/stories/2010102658050100.htm>

 

 

 

 
CBI asked to constitute SIT to probe cases against bar members

IBNLive.com

A division bench comprising Justices Uma Nath Singh and Virendra Kumar
Dixit passed the order on a writ petition filed by a lawyer seeking
direction for …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/cbi-asked-to-constitute-sit-to-probe-cases-against-bar-members/445522.html>

 

 

 

 

Underground parking lot plan rejected

The Hindu

The High Court, acting on a writ petition filed by R. Chandran, had held
that the proposal to construct a multilevel underground car parking lot
included a …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/10/26/stories/2010102660140100.htm>

 

 

 

 

 

Madras varsity to pay for ‘cheating’ student

Express Buzz

The action of the University would amount to cheating the students, Justice
K Suguna said while allowing a writ petition from M Sivakumar, who joined
the …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/madras-varsity-to-pay-for-%E2%80%98cheating%E2%80%99-student/218046.html>

 

 

 

 
Verdict reserved on council

Calcutta Telegraph

The NCP had filed a writ petition challenging the imposition of
administrator’s rule in the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council from
April 1. …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1101026/jsp/northeast/story_13101179.jsp>

 

 

 

 

SC seeks AG’s view on Amar Singh & Jaya Prada’s pleas for relief from anti …

Times of India

Singh and Jaya Prada in their writ petitions have sought SC’s protection
against disqualification in the event they decide to join a political party
or …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-seeks-AGs-view-on-Amar-Singh-Jaya-Pradas-pleas-for-relief-from-anti-defection-law/articleshow/6810501.cms>

 

 

 

SC query on Nandi report

Calcutta Telegraph

New Delhi, Oct. 25: The Supreme Court today asked the CBI to inform by
Wednesday whether it would share the Nandigram firing probe report with the
Bengal …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1101026/jsp/nation/story_13101429.jsp>

 

 

 

 

TN moves SC for acquiring Jaya’s Estate land in Ooty

The Hindu

PTI The Hindu Villagers and DMK cadres staging a black flag demonstration
in front of the Kodanad Estate near Kotagiri on 10/10/2007. …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/tamil-nadu/article848963.ece>

 

 

 

 

SC to hear SIT report on Godhra riots today

Times of India

SIT appointed by SC, interrogated retired DGP PC Pande, IPS officer MK
Tandon, inspector general of police PB Gondia and former minister of state
for home …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/SC-to-hear-SIT-report-on-Godhra-riots-today/articleshow/6812100.cms>

 

 

 

 
SC dismisses L&T appeal on NTPC tender

Business Standard

PTI / New Delhi October 25, 2010, 17:29 IST The Supreme Court today
dismissed Larsen & Toubro’s appeal challenging its disqualification from
participation …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/sc-dismisses-lt-appealntpc-tender/113450/on>

 

 

 

 

SC jails cops for bobbitizing man

Times of India

The fine amount would be paid to the victim as compensation, the SC
directed. Justice Katju, writing the judgment for the Bench, said policemen
who commit …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-jails-cops-for-bobbitizing-man/articleshow/6811719.cms>

 

 

 

 

Notional loss due to Andhra ordinance: SKS Microfinance

Economic Times

The statement comes in the face of an Andhra Pradesh government ordinance
and a subsequent court judgement barring against any coercion to recover
loans. …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/banking/finance/finance/Notional-loss-due-to-Andhra-ordinance-SKS-Microfinance/articleshow/6810562.cms>

 

 

 

 

Mamata skips meet on land Act

Indian Express

Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee appears to be playing truant on the
introduction of amendments to the Land Acquisition Act in Parliament
despite Prime …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Mamata-skips-meet-on-land-Act/702455>

 

 

 

 

‘Was Akshay’s unzipping act the legal advisor’s idea?’

Hindustan Times

Justice VK Tahilramani on Monday wanted to know whether actor Akshay
Kumar’s unzipping act during the Lakme Fashion Week 2009 was the legal
advisor’s idea. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Was-Akshay-s-unzipping-act-the-legal-advisor-s-idea/Article1-617912.aspx>

 

 

 

 

HC notice to civil surgeon as undertrial delivers stillborn

Indian Express

… the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Punjab, on a public
interest litigation (PIL) filed by Women Justice and Equality, a
Ludhiana-based NGO. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-notice-to-civil-surgeon-as-undertrial-delivers-stillborn/702483/>

 

 

 

 
PIL challenges appointment of politicians in cooperative bodies

Law et al. News

A PIL challenging the government decision was filed today in the Orissa
high court. Basant Kumar Baral, a social activist and a lawyer today filed
the PIL …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2593>

 

 

 

 
JDS to move court for CBI probe into defection of MLAs

Hindustan Times

PTI The JD(S) on Monday said it will file a PIL in the Karnataka High Court
seeking a CBI probe into the resignation of opposition MLAs allegedly
engineered …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/JDS-to-move-court-for-CBI-probe-into-defection-of-MLAs/Article1-617733.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Marine Drive gyms face legal battle with locals

Times of India

The Marine Drive (GHEF) Residents’ Welfare Association (MDRWA) is filing a
public interest litigation (PIL) against Parsi Gymkhana, Hindu Gymkhana ,
Islam …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Marine-Drive-gyms-face-legal-battle-with-locals/articleshow/6812618.cms>

 

 

 

Illegal mining: Petitioner told to implead Reddy

Express Buzz

While hearing the PIL filed by HS Doreswamy, freedom fighter and others,
the court asked the petitioner to amend the petition by impleading the
minister. …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/bangalore/illegal-mining-petitioner-told-to-implead-reddy/218047.html>

 

 

 

 
Now, Lok Adalats for public utility services

Times of India

The authority can file a PIL or finance one on behalf of the poor or
illiterate. The state issued a notification for setting up Lok Adalats as
envisaged …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Now-Lok-Adalats-for-public-utility-services/articleshow/6812009.cms>

 

 

 

 
Juhu cops in dock for improper reply to RTI query

Daily News & Analysis

A PIL regarding this has been filed in the Bombay high court,” said
Anandji. When contacted, senior inspector Deepak Katkade said, “There is
no question of …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_juhu-cops-in-dock-for-improper-reply-to-rti-query_1457941>

 

 

 

 
‘Killerline’ victims still await justice

Hindustan Times

Mohan Singh Saini, Tarun’s uncle said, “We will file a PIL in the court
soon. We don’t need any more false assurances from anyone. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Killerline-victims-still-await-justice/Article1-617913.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Cigarettes, Tobacco Banned in Govt Offices

Kashmir Observer

Voluntary Health Association of India has filed a PIL in the High Court of
J&K to ensure implementation of Section 4 and 6 of COTPA, which prohibits
smoking …

<http://www.kashmirobserver.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=6076:cigarettes-tobacco-banned-in-govt-offices-&catid=2:local-news&Itemid=3>

 

 

 

 

SPICY IP: Praveen Raj files rectification petition with GI …

By Prashant Reddy

Our readers may remember that Praveen Raj had filed a PIL in the SC on the
same point a year ago and subsequently withdrew it since a similar PIL has
been filed before the Madras High Court by another person. However as
reported by us …

<http://spicyipindia.blogspot.com/2010/10/praveen-raj-files-rectification.html>

 

 

 

 

Cash-for-query: SC dismisses PIL on fast trial of tainted MPs

A Bench headed by Mr Justice RV Raveendran dismissed the PIL seeking
“fast tracking” of criminal cases against the accused. Petitioner Mr
Alok Kumar, …

<http://www.thestatesman.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=346171&catid=36>

 

 

 

HC directs to name respondents in PIL

The Karnataka High Court on Monday directed the petitioners in a mining
case to specify the respondents within four weeks’ time.

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/107520/hc-directs-name-respondents-pil.html>

 

 

 

 

PIL Writ Petition Against Indian Rupee Symbol Design Selection …

Lucknow : One of the Indian rupee symbol design competition participant Mr.
Rakesh Kumar Singh had submitted a public interest litigation (PIL ) writ

<http://www.saveindianrupeesymbol.org/2010/10/pil-writ-petition-against-indian-rupee.html>

 

 

 

Every PIL will now be scrutinised by CJI – India – DNA

Chief Justice of India (CJI) SH Kapadia introduced fresh guidelines on
Monday to do away with the menace of frivolous public interest litigations
(PILs).

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_every-pil-will-now-be-scrutinised-by-cji_1457989>

 

 

 

 

Armed Forces: CJI’s Demand Rejected By Finance Ministry!!!!

With the ‘grapevine’ stating that Rs 15000/ crores from CWG have been
stashed away by the Congress for the next general elections, the demand by
CJI is …

<http://thegreatindianarmedforces.blogspot.com/2010/10/cjis-demand-rejected-by-finance.html>

 

 

 

 

SC defers Vodafone hearing to Nov 15

Economic Times

The Supreme Court had given its order while hearing Vodafone’s appeal
against the Bombay High Court ruling that upheld the IT department’s
position that it …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/telecom/SC-defers-Vodafone-hearing-to-Nov-15/articleshow/6812393.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

Man accuses in-laws of torture, High Court quashes plea

Indian Express

The Bombay High Court on Monday quashed an FIR filed by a businessman
against his parents-in-law under the IPC 498, otherwise mostly used by
women who …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Man-accuses-in-laws-of-torture–High-Court-quashes-plea/702589/>

 

 

 

Why don’t you give probe report to West Bengal govt: Supreme Court to CBI

Daily News & Analysis

“Neither we nor the high court had said that the report should be in a
sealed cover. Then, why are you not disclosing it to the state government?

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_why-don-t-you-give-probe-report-to-west-bengal-govt-supreme-court-to-cbi_1457890>

 

 

 

 

The Royals move court

Calcutta Telegraph

… the Rajasthan Royals filed a petition in the Bombay High Court,
challenging the Board’s decision of terminating its franchise agreement, on
Monday. …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1101026/jsp/sports/story_13101337.jsp>

 

 

 

 

More evidence needed to prove Pak’s role in 26/11, says high court

Daily News & Analysis

… Mumbai | Agency: DNA The prosecution will have to give more detailed
evidence to show Pakistan’s involvement, said the Bombay high court on
Tuesday. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_more-evidence-needed-to-prove-pak-s-role-in-26-11-says-high-court_1457956>

 

 

 

High court interim order permits MFIs resume business in AP …

High court interim order permits MFIs resume business in AP, The court will
hear the matter after two weeks, the time given to the state government to
file …

<http://www.livemint.com/2010/10/22193213/High-court-interim-order-permi.html>

 

 

 

 

HC for status quo, allows DDA to encash Rs 90 cr

Indian Express

Real estate firm Emaar-MGF moved the Delhi High Court on Monday seeking an
injunction order against the Central government’s nod to the Delhi
Development …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-for-status-quo-allows-dda-to-encash-rs-90-cr/702535/>

 

 

 

 

 

T distorting HC order: Vodafone

Financial Express

New Delhi: Vodafone International Holdings BV on Monday challenged the
income tax department’s new demand notice asking the British telecom giant
to pay …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/I-T-distorting-HC-order–Vodafone/702329/>

 

 

 

 

 

HC dismisses plea of BEd aspirants

Times of India

LUCKNOW: In a setback to the candidates who appeared in BEd entrance and
later participated in the counselling on the basis an interim order, the
high court …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/HC-dismisses-plea-of-BEd-aspirants/articleshow/6811858.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

HC summons officials over viral deaths

Times of India

LUCKNOW: The Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad high court on Monday issued
notices directing senior health and administrative officers of UP to appear
in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/HC-summons-officials-over-viral-deaths/articleshow/6812491.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC asks STF to assist CBI in probe against rowdy lawyers

Times of India

LUCKNOW: The high court has asked the STF to assist CBI in the probe
against rowdy lawyers of district court here on Monday. A bench of Justice
UN Singh and …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/HC-asks-STF-to-assist-CBI-in-probe-against-rowdy-lawyers/articleshow/6811857.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

Lawyers stage dharna demanding HC Bench

Times of India

“The government would examine the demand for a HC bench between Vijayawada
and Guntur as it is a genuine demand,” the minister said. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Lawyers-stage-dharna-demanding-HC-Bench/articleshow/6811801.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

HC rejects Subhiksha’s merger plan with Blue Green

Economic Times

CHENNAI: Troubled retail chain Subhiksha’s last-ditch attempt to survive
has failed, with the Madurai bench of the Madras High Court rejecting its
merger …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/services/retailing/Madras-HC-rejects-Subhikshas-merger-plan-with-Blue-Green/articleshow/6812434.cms>

 

 

 

 

 
Suction pump dredging of sand needed to meet city demand: HC

Indian Express

The High Court recently imposed the stay after the state government had
failed to frame a policy for sand mining as per the earlier HC order.

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Suction-pump–dredging-of-sand-needed-to-meet-city-demand–HC/702585/>

 

 

 

 
HC: Take the bull by the horns

Times of India

BANGALORE: A division bench of the Karnataka High Court has adjourned the
hearing of the PIL filed by veteran freedom fighter HS Doreswamy and others

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/HC-Take-the-bull-by-the-horns/articleshow/6811656.cms>

 

 

 

 
Father of Class 8 student killed on picnic moves HC

Hindustan Times

The police’s failure to probe the death of his minor daughter under
mysterious circumstances has forced a father to knock on the doors of the
Bombay High …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Father-of-Class-8-student-killed-on-picnic-moves-HC/Article1-617885.aspx>

 

 

 

 

 

HC wants BMTC to look at route optimisation

Bangalore Mirror

But the retired HAL accounts manager is hoping that Monday’s HC order will
change all that. A division bench headed by Chief Justice Jagadish Singh
Khehar …

<http://www.bangaloremirror.com/article/10/2010102620101026070313647fb054e0c/HC-wants-BMTC-to-look-at-route-optimisation.html>

 

 

 

Plug loopholes in admission to pvt medical colleged: HC

Hindustan Times

The state government has one month to plug the loopholes in the admission
procedure of private medical colleges, which are transferring several seats
meant …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Plug-loopholes-in-admission-to-pvt-medical-colleged-HC/Article1-617888.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Delhi HC dismisses Rich Graviss’s appeal over trademark “Whip Topping”

fnbnews.com

In what could be called a landmark judgement, a suit filed by the Rich
Graviss Products Pvt. Ltd, Pune, against the use of its registered
trademark “Whip …

<http://www.fnbnews.com/article/detnews.asp?articleid=28559&sectionid=1>

 

 

 

 
Cop’s monkey, caste discrimination excuse finds no favour with HC

Financial Express

New Delhi: Delhi Police head constable Jai Bhagwan Sharma will not have to
worry about monkeys anymore, at least while on duty. …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/Cop-s-monkey–caste-discrimination-excuse-finds-no-favour-with-HC/701993/>

 

 

 

 

 

SC dismisses Mahesh Bhupathi plea for tax relief

Times of India

Not only that, the Bench refused to remove the stinging observation made by
the HC that the agreement for payment by the son to the father was a sham

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-dismisses-Mahesh-Bhupathi-plea-for-tax-relief/articleshow/6810557.cms>

 

 

 

Delhi HC stays DDA from seizing Emaar’s full payment | Financal …

By Finance Phd

Delhi High Court has stayed Delhi Development Authority (DDA) from seizing
Emaar?s Rs183 crore bank guarantee, reports CNBCTV18. View full post on
Moneycontrol Top Headlines.

<http://finance.alargespace.com/delhi-hc-stays-dda-from-seizing-emaars-full-payment/>

 

 

 

 

Court Verdict Published in Dailies: HC imposes cost of Rs.25000 on …

By Selvam

HC imposes cost of Rs.25000 on Madras University. High Court imposes cost
of Rs.25000 on Madras University. Special Correspondent. CHENNAI: Coming
down heavily on the University of Madras for getting an M.L. answer sheet
revalued by an …

<http://courtverdict.blogspot.com/2010/10/hc-imposes-cost-of-rs25000-on-madras.html>

 

 

 

 

HC raps UP govt over poor sewage management – Yahoo! India News

Allahabad, Oct 25 (PTI) The Allahabad High Court today rapped Uttar Pradesh
government for poor sewage management which was causing hurdles in
controlling …

<http://in.news.yahoo.com/20/20101025/1416/tnl-hc-raps-up-govt-over-poor-sewage-man.html>

LEGAL NEWS 21.10.10

Lack of evidence kills another murder case in Mumbai

Daily News & Analysis

Deepak was arrested from the spot and was booked under section 302 (murder)
of the Indian Penal Code. The police also filed a chargesheet in court, …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_lack-of-evidence-kills-another-murder-case-in-mumbai_1455758>

 

 

 

 

 

Farmer pleads his own case, and wins it too

NDTV.com

Judge RL Wankhade convicted Azar under section 379 of the Indian Penal Code
(IPC), 1860, and ordered him to pay a fine of Rs5,000. …

<http://www.ndtv.com/article/cities/pune-farmer-pleads-his-own-case-and-wins-it-too-61199>

 

 

 

 

PIL demands frisking of lawyers in Bombay high court be stopped

Daily News & Analysis

Place: Mumbai | Agency: PTI A veteran lawyer has filed a PIL in the Bombay
high court saying that police should not frisk the lawyers at the entrances
to …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_pil-demands-frisking-of-lawyers-in-bombay-high-court-be-stopped_1455588>

 

 

 

 

 

‘Who`s the owner of Patwardhan ground?’

Times of India

The court`s orders came while hearing a PIL filed by Madan Thool who
opposed parking underneath flyovers in the city apprehending that the
vehicles under it …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Whos-the-owner-of-Patwardhan-ground/articleshow/6783724.cms>

 

 

 

 
NGO fined for offensive RTI queries to MCD

Times of India

NEW DELHI: In a rare instance of courts penalizing for RTI misuse, the
Delhi high court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL filed by an NGO on
Commonwealth Games …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/NGO-fined-for-offensive-RTI-queries-to-MCD/articleshow/6783187.cms>

 

 

 

 
11 reports on Konark temple conservation gather dust

Daily News & Analysis

The miscellaneous case arising out of a public interest litigation (PIL)
was filed in the vacation court of Justice BN Mohapatra and Justice BK Naik
by the …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_11-reports-on-konark-temple-conservation-gather-dust_1455384>

 

 

 

 

 

Games labour lost: Workers denied dues

Times of India

The Peoples Union for Democratic Rights (PUDR), which has carried out a
series of surveys at Games sites between 2009 and 2010 and is behind the
PIL on …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Games-labour-lost-Workers-denied-dues/articleshow/6783178.cms>

 

 

 

 

2G controversy: CBI makes no progress

Times of India
A fortnight ago when a PIL sought Supreme Court’s intervention , to ensure
that the investigation did not go off track, the CBI sought six months more

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/2G-controversy-CBI-makes-no-progress/articleshow/6784299.cms>

 

 

 

 

Delhi HC asks NSE to reply by Nov 1 in CCI case

Moneycontrol.com

Earlier, NSE had moved the Court seeking time to reply to director
general’s report in the Competition Commission of India (CCI) case. …

<http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/market-news/delhi-hc-asks-nse-to-reply-by-nov-1cci-case-_492700.html>

 

 

 

 

DLF projects come under CCI scanner

Times of India

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has asked HUDA to provide details
on three development projects after some flat owners accused the developer
of …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/gurgaon/DLF-projects-come-under-CCI-scanner/articleshow/6777227.cms>

 

 

 

 

Govt to placate RBI on bank mergers

Economic Times

Although the CCI became fully functional in May 2009, provisions relating
to clearance of mergers are yet to be notified. Currently, the regulator
only has …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/banking/finance/banking/Govt-to-placate-RBI-on-bank-mergers/articleshow/6778259.cms>

 

 

 

 

Day after tantrum, Kasab stays away from camera

Indian Express

The Bombay High Court, on Tuesday, had asked the prison guards to ask if he
would like to attend the hearing through video-conferencing again after he
spat …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Day-after-tantrum–Kasab-stays-away-from-camera/700298/>

 

 

 

 

Bombay high court permits police inquiry against Shiv Sena rally organiser

Daily News & Analysis

… and Milind Vaidya, under the Bombay Police Act for exceeding the 50
decibel noise limit laid down by Bombay high court for the rally at Shivaji
Park. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_bombay-high-court-permits-police-inquiry-against-shiv-sena-rally-organiser_1455754>

 

 

 

 

Supreme Court refuses to go easy on poacher

Hindustan Times

Sansar Chand was convicted and awarded a five-year sentence by the trial
court. This was upheld by the high court which also dismissed the revision
petition …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Supreme-Court-refuses-to-go-easy-on-poacher-/Article1-615554.aspx>

 

 

 

 

Hemant Karkare death: High court seeks commissioner’s reply on conspiracy petition

Daily News & Analysis

The Bombay high court on Wednesday asked the commissioner of police to
reply to a petition based on conspiracy theories regarding the death of
former …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_reply-to-petitions-on-plot-to-kill-hemant-karkare-bombay-high-court-tells-top-cop_1455599>

 

 

 

 

CBI opposes Amit Shah’s bail plea

Hindustan Times

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday opposed former Gujarat
minister Amit Shah’s bail plea in the Gujarat High Court in the 2005
Sohrabuddin …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/CBI-opposes-Amit-Shah-s-bail-plea-/Article1-615557.aspx>

 

 

 

 

To get benefits of marriage, live-in relationships can’t be just about sex

NDTV.com

The man in that relationship then appealed against that verdict in the
Madras High Court. However, the High Court ruled once again in the woman’s
favour. …

<http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/to-get-benefits-of-marriage-live-in-relationships-cant-be-just-about-sex-61303>

 

 

 

 

Ready Deshpande hall for old, disabled: High court

Times of India

NAGPUR: The Nagpur bench of Bombay high court, on Wednesday, directed the
PWD to fix handles at the Vasantrao Deshpande hall and at the state social
welfare …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Ready-Deshpande-hall-for-old-disabled-High-court/articleshow/6783706.cms>

 

 

 

 

High Court’s landmark verdict on car imports

The Bombay High Court has recently passed an order which will definitely
help in the prevention of illegal imports of all-terrain vehicles, MUVs and
superbikes into the country.

<http://vehicle.ezinemark.com/high-court-s-landmark-verdict-on-car-imports-16b95a98206.html>

 

 

 

 

SC tells BCCI-Modi to negotiate

Zee News

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday said that the ongoing legal battle
between ex IPL commissioner Lalit Modi and the Board of Control for Cricket
in …

<http://cricket.zeenews.com/fullstory.aspx?nid=32873>

 

 

 

 

SC blames Chinese demand for poaching of tigers in India

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday blamed the huge demand for tiger
parts in China as the major reason for the thriving poaching syndicates run
by …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-blames-Chinese-demand-for-poaching-of-tigers-in-India/articleshow/6781860.cms>

 

 

 

 

Investigating officer’s evidence reliable: SC

Times of India

NEW DELHI: In a much needed boost to the morale of police, SC on Wednesday
ruled that evidence given by the investigating officer, even when most
witnesses …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Investigating-officers-evidence-reliable-SC/articleshow/6783472.cms>

 

 

 

 

Motorola can be charged in cheating case, says SC

Financial Express

While holding that the high court “clearly exceeded” its jurisdiction
in quashing the criminal proceedings, an SC bench comprising Justices B
Sudershan …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/Motorola-can-be-charged-in-cheating-case–says-SC/700377/>

 

 

 

 

SC panel chief calls for quota in private sector

The Hindu

The National Commission for Scheduled Castes has urged the Central
government to initiate affirmative action in providing reservations to the
deprived …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article840144.ece>

 

 

 

 

 

Bar exam SC writ adjourned to 25 October again for notice service

By Neha Chauhan

The Supreme Court writ petitions in the bar exam has been postponed again,
this time to 25 October, following no notices having been served on
respondents.

<http://www.legallyindia.com/201010201427/Law-schools/bar-exam-sc-writ-adjourned-to-25-october-again-for-notice-service>

 

 

 

 

Failed by NU, passed by high court

Times of India

However, the judiciary, like numerous times, came to her rescue on
Wednesday. A division bench of justices Sharad Bobde and Mridula Bhatkar
while disposing …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Failed-by-NU-passed-by-high-court/articleshow/6783697.cms>

 

 

 

 

What about protection for MFIs? asks HC

Times of India

HYDERABAD: The AP High Court on Wednesday asked the state government to
explain as to what protective measures it envisaged for the micro finance

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/What-about-protection-for-MFIs-asks-HC/articleshow/6783161.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC asks petitioners to go to Shunglu panel

Times of India

HC advised him to file related documents before the committee looking into
the graft allegations, and said he could approach the court after the
probe.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/HC-asks-petitioners-to-go-to-Shunglu-panel/articleshow/6783366.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC orders action against judicial officers, cops for misuse of powers

Indian Express

The Himachal Pradesh High Court has ruled that keeping an innocent person
in police custody by misusing the powers is an offence and those guilty
should be …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-orders-action-against-judicial-officers–cops-for-misuse-of-powers/700333/>

 

 

 

Del. HC suggests shelters for destitute women; seeks govt, response

Law et al. News

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday while hearing a suo motu case regarding
death of a destitute women who died after giving birth to a girl child in a

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2552>

 

 

 

HC tells courts not to release ‘jugaads’

Times of India

JAIPUR: The Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday directed all lower courts not
to release ‘jugaads’ (locally made illegal motor vehicles) seized by the

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/HC-tells-courts-not-to-release-jugaads/articleshow/6784191.cms>

 

 

 

 
Setback for govt in HC complex case

Times of India

PANAJI: The high court of Bombay at Goa recently dismissed a review
application filed by the state government challenging an earlier order
passed by the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Setback-for-govt-in-HC-complex-case/articleshow/6784331.cms>

 

 

 

 
HC seeks affidavit on polythene ban

Times of India

ALLAHABAD: The Allahabad high court on Wednesday asked the state government
to file an affidavit on the issuance of the notification regarding ban on
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/allahabad/HC-seeks-affidavit-on-polythene-ban/articleshow/6783326.cms>

 

 

 

 
HC stays Centre’s notification on labour

Times of India

CHENNAI: A Central notification, providing for the appointment of labour
department officials as presiding officers of labour courts and industrial

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/TNN20labourdocHC-stays-Centres-notification-on-labour/articleshow/6783310.cms>

 

 

 
HC dismisses plea of Emaar Hills

Express Buzz

HYDERABAD: Justice NV Ramana of the AP High Court on Wednesday dismissed a
writ plea filed by Emaar Hills Township Pvt Ltd challenging an order made
by the …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/hyderabad/hc-dismisses-plea-of-emaar-hills/216825.html>

 

 

 

 
YMCA circulates audit report after HC fiat

Times of India

CHENNAI: Thanks to the timely intervention of the Madras high court, the
Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) management circulated an internal
audit …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/YMCA-circulates-audit-report-after-HC-fiat/articleshow/6783318.cms>

 

 

 
HC restrains CSMMU from construction near Bara Imambara

Times of India

LUCKNOW: The High Court on Wednesday directed the Chhatrapati Shahuji
Maharaj Medical University (CSMMU) not to carry out any construction
activity within …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/HC-restrains-CSMMU-from-construction-near-Bara-Imambara/articleshow/6783408.cms>

 

 

 

 

Lawyers’ ultimatum to govt on HC bench

Times of India

GUNTUR: The agitating lawyers issued an ultimatum to the state government
to act by October 25 on their plea for a separate High Court bench in
Guntur even …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Lawyers-ultimatum-to-govt-on-HC-bench/articleshow/6783162.cms>

 

 

 

 

We’ve no info of judicial meet, says HC

Times of India

On Tuesday this week, Agarwal filed an appeal before the HC registrar
seeking details of the meet, cost incurred and list of judges from India
who attended …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Weve-no-info-of-judicial-meet-says-HC/articleshow/6783124.cms>

 

 

 
HC strikes a blow for property buyers

Times of India

MUMBAI: In an important order, the Bombay high court on Wednesday gave its
nod to the disputed status of land being mentioned in the property records.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/HC-strikes-a-blow-for-property-buyers/articleshow/6783060.cms>

 

 

 
HC admits contempt plea against temple EO

Times of India

HYDERABAD: Justice Nooty Ramamohan Rao of the AP High Court on Wednesday
admitted a contempt case and summoned Vijay Kumar, the executive officer of
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/HC-admits-contempt-plea-against-temple-EO/articleshow/6783242.cms>

 

 

 

 
HC summons senior cop over lifer’s plea

Times of India

MUMBAI: The Bombay high court on Wednesday directed the additional
director-general of police (prisons) to remain present in court on
Thursday. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/HC-summons-senior-cop-over-lifers-plea/articleshow/6783100.cms>

 

 

 

 
Liquidator to take over Pyramid Saimira assets: Madras HC

Moneycontrol.com

The Madras high court on September 3 has passed an order that a provisional
liquidator will take over the assets of Pyramid Saimira. …

<http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/cnbc-tv18-comments/liquidator-to-take-over-pyramid-saimira-assets-madras-hc_492836.html>

 

 

 

 
Decide on TMB share transfers by Feb-end, Bombay HC tells RBI

Sify

Till the decision is made, the HC said, TMB cannot call for any general
meeting or take any major policy decision. This means the bank’s
88th AGM, …

<http://sify.com/finance/decide-on-tmb-share-transfers-by-feb-end-bombay-hc-tells-rbi-news-banking-kkvbadicbic.html>

 

 

 

 

HC asks govt file affidavit by Oct 23 in Qayoom’s case

Kashmir Dispatch

Srinagar, October 19: Jammu and Kashmir High Court Tuesday directed the
government to file a counter affidavit ‘positively’ by Friday in the habeas
corpus …

<http://www.kashmirdispatch.com/ShowStory.asp?NewsID=2952&CategoryID=2>

 

 

 

 

hc disposes arun bhatia s petition

SamayLive

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday disposed the petition of former Indian
Administration Service (IAS) officer Arun Bhatia, seeking an inquiry into
alleged …

<http://english.samaylive.com/regional-news/national-capital-region-news/676475772/hc-disposes-arun-bhatia-rsquo-s-petition.html>

 

 

 

 
Get a certificate that litigation is necessary, HC tells Govt

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:10 PM,Oct 20,2010 Mumbai, Oct 20 (PTI) In a significant order,
Bombay High Court has asked India Security Press and two other
government-run …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/get-a-certificate-that-litigation-is-necessary-hc-tells-govt/431081.html>

 

 

 

 

CAT bars GMCH head from making ACR

Indian Express

The Chandigarh Bench of the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) has
restrained Dr Raj Bahadur, Director of Government Medical College and
Hospital …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/CAT-bars-GMCH-head-from-making-ACR/700434/>

 

 

 

 

Male SSC officers allege ‘reverse gender bias’ in IAF

Times of India

NEW DELHI: Alleging “reverse gender bias”, 13 male short service commission
(SSC) officers have approached the Armed Forces Tribunal against the Indian
Air …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/-Male-SSC-officers-allege-reverse-gender-bias-in-IAF/articleshow/6782574.cms>

 

 

 

 
Tribunal rejects Rath’s plea in Sukna land scam case

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The Armed Forces Tribunal today dismissed Lt Gen PK Rath’s plea
seeking the quashing of charges levelled against him in the ongoing court
martial …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/Tribunal-rejects-Raths-plea-in-Sukna-land-scam-case/articleshow/6780174.cms>

 

 

 

 

CWC asks cops to probe child’s abduction

Indian Express

The CWC’s directive came in after police reportedly showed reluctance to
probe the issue under the pretext that the child was an orphan and was
taken care …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/CWC-asks-cops-to-probe-child-s-abduction/700295/>

LEGAL NEWS 20.10.2010

SSC Air Force Officers challenge denial of permanent commission

Law et al. News

The Armed Forces Tribunal, Principal Bench (AFT) has issued notice to the
Air Force (IAF) in an application filed by some short service commission
officers …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2537>

 

 

 

 

Corporation Bank official, 20 others sentenced in a CBI case

NetIndian

After completion of investigation, the CBI filed a chargesheet against Mr
Kulkarni and the others under various sections of the Indian Penal Code and
the …

<http://netindian.in/news/2010/10/19/0008367/corporation-bank-official-20-others-sentenced-cbi-case>

 

 

 

 
PF scam: Charge sheet filed against Hiranandanis

Hindustan Times
The charge sheet has been filed under various sections of Indian Penal Code
and Prevention of Corruption Act for cheating, forgery, criminal conspiracy
and …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/PF-scam-Charge-sheet-filed-against-Hiranandanis/Article1-615219.aspx>

 

 

 

 

State seeks Jan-Feb Games

Calcutta Telegraph

They were charged under Indian Penal Code Sections 120(B),109, 420, 406,
409, 467, 468, 471 and under Section 13(2) and 13(1)(d) of the Prevention
of …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1101020/jsp/frontpage/story_13077424.jsp>

 

 

 

 

 

NIA files chargesheet against 16 persons in Assam defalcation case

NetIndian

The chargesheet was filed against the accused under various sections of the
Indian Penal Code, the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and the Arms
Act. …

<http://netindian.in/news/2010/10/19/0008369/nia-files-chargesheet-against-16-persons-assam-defalcation-case>

 

 

 

 

 

Upper house poll: Orders reserved

Express Buzz

The writ plea had been made for a direction to the Election Commission of
India and the Chief Electoral Officer in Tamil Nadu to initiate the proper
method …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/upper-house-poll-orders-reserved/216480.html>

 

 

 

 

Petition against RNRL, RPL equity swap ratio dismissed

Economic Times

MADURAI: The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court today dismissed a writ
petition challenging the equity swap ratio for the merger of two Anil
Ambani …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/markets/stocks/stocks-in-news/Petition-against-RNRL-RPL-equity-swap-ratio-dismissed/articleshow/6776440.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

The edifice of justice

Frontline

In India the writ of habeas corpus is over two centuries old. It was first
issued by Chief Justice Sir Elijah Impey against Governor-General Warren
Hastings …

<http://www.frontline.in/stories/20101105272208100.htm>

 

 

 

 

 

 

Justice Sabhahit to hear MLAs case

Deccan Herald

Sabhahit, a senior judge in the High Court at present hears matters
pertaining to writ appeals, habeas corpus petitions and appeal against
Central and State …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/105886/justice-sabhahit-hear-mlas-case.html>

 

 

 

 

Debate goes on

Frontline

Said acquisition was challenged through six writ petitions leading one
being writ petition no.3540 (MB) of 1991 Mohd. Hashim vs State of UP and
others. …

<http://www.frontline.in/stories/20101105272203700.htm>

 

 

 

 

 

Cracker shops still run on busy streets

Express Buzz

Ramaswamy, a 77-year-old former mill worker, had filed a writ petition last
year to shift the cracker shops in the city’s busy pockets such as Bunder
Street …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/cracker-shops-still-run-on-busy-streets/216456.html>

 

 

 

 

 

Cops book Shiv Sena rally organisers under environment act

Daily News & Analysis

The Shivaji Park police station on Monday had registered the case under
Bombay Police Act against the rally organisers. The activists had demanded
that the …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_cops-book-shiv-sena-rally-organisers-under-environment-act_1455222>

 

 

 

 

Right to Education Act: 98 govt schools to double up as learning centres

Indian Express

The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act, which was
implemented in April this year, makes it mandatory for states to provide
free …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Right-to-Education-Act–98-govt-schools-to-double-up-as-learning-centres/699805/>

 

 

 

 

 

Low cut-off for BPL status ‘startles’ Supreme Court

Indian Express

A “startled” Supreme Court on Tuesday came to know that as per Planning
Commission, if a person spends more than Rs 17 a day in a city or Rs 11 in
a rural …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Low-cut-off-for-BPL-status–startles–Supreme-Court/699834>

 

 

 

 
Supreme Court reminds the Union government to streamline the food distribution …

Indlaw.com

19.10.2010 (UNI) The Supreme Court again told the Union government to
streamline the food distribution system in the country, so that the poor
can get the …

<http://www.indlawnews.com/Newsdisplay.aspx?d28595b6-97a8-4d78-a82d-c39c4ffe8a70>

 

 

 

 

 

Illegal assets: Apex court to hear Mulayam’s plea Feb 1

Sify

New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday said it will hold a
two-day final hearing starting Feb 1, 2011 on former defence minister
Mulayam Singh …

<http://sify.com/news/illegal-assets-apex-court-to-hear-mulayam-s-plea-feb-1-news-national-kkttOlghcfa.html>

 

 

 

 

 

Raju abusing bail, messing with probe: CBI

Livemint

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) told the Supreme Court on Tuesday
that Raju had abused the bail granted him by the Andhra Pradesh High Court
by …

<http://www.livemint.com/2010/10/19232836/Raju-abusing-bail-messing-wit.html?h=B>

 

 

 

 

New Delhi SC dismisses poacher Sansar Chand’s appeal

Hindustan Times

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed an appeal by notorious poacher
Sansar Chand who had challenged his conviction and five-year sentence for
selling …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/SC-dismisses-poacher-Sansar-Chand-s-appeal/H1-Article1-615282.aspx>

 

 

 

 

Policy cannot regulate hawking, bring in law by June 2011, SC tells Centre

Times of India

The SC admitted that it had tried its best and on its directions a National
Policy on Urban Street Vendors was framed in 2004. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Policy-cannot-regulate-hawking-bring-in-law-by-June-2011-SC-tells-Centre/articleshow/6776575.cms>

 

 

 

 

No heads yet for 163 technical colleges in Pune region

Times of India

It may be noted that the Nagpur bench of the Bombay high court had passed a
judgement on December 3, 2008, laying a time-bound programme for the state

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/No-heads-yet-for-163-technical-colleges-in-Pune-region/articleshow/6777056.cms>

 

 

 

 

40 Year Later, Verdict on Naxal Leader’s Death on Oct 27

Outlook

A CBI Special Court here will deliver on October 27 its judgement on the
death of a Naxal leader in an encounter 40 years ago. 31 witnesses were
examined by …

<http://news.outlookindia.com/item.aspx?697929>

 

 

 

Karnataka HC begins hearing on rebel BJP MLAs’ petitions

Hindustan Times

The case has come up before Justice VG Sabhahith after the court delivered
a split verdict two days ago on the Chief Justice JS Khehar and Justice N
Kumar …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Karnataka-HC-begins-hearing-on-rebel-BJP-MLAs-petitions/H1-Article1-615261.aspx>

 

 

 

CJI asks tribunals and commissions to exercise jurisdiction

New Delhi, Oct 19 (PTI) Chief Justice of India SH Kapadia today said that
the emerging economy has taken the country into the age of regulatory
mechanism …

<http://in.news.yahoo.com/20/20101019/372/tbs-cji-asks-tribunals-and-commissions-t_1.html>

 

 

 

 

 

India sets up special courts to clear environmental case backlog …

India’s judicial system is marred by crammed dockets, rampant corruption
and a lack of transparency, but Tuesday’s announcement makes it only the
third country to set up a separate judiciary for environmental cases, after
Australia and …

<http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/economy/india-sets-up-green-courts-to-clear-environment-case-backlog-removes-penalty-limits-105241318.html>

 

 

 

Delhi HC to hear PILs against Kalmadi

Zee News

The first PIL, filed by a lawyer Ajay Agrawal, demands an independent audit
of the CWG works and sealing of records pertaining to tenders, work
measurements …

<http://www.zeenews.com/news662434.html>

 

 

 

Police chief faces contempt case over relocation of fireworks shops

Times of India

In his petition, Ramasamy contended that on August 24, 2009, the first
bench had passed an order on a PIL filed by him, directing the officials to
consider …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Police-chief-faces-contempt-case-over-relocation-of-fireworks-shops/articleshow/6777347.cms>

 

 

 

Hooghly river saved from pollutants

Times of India

… the Durga Pujas,” Subhas Dutta, an environmentalist, who had moved a
PIL earlier on pollution arising out of immersion of idols in the river,
said. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/Hooghly-river-saved-from-pollutants/articleshow/6779183.cms>

 

 

Fresh notices to Prabhu Deva, Nayantara

Deccan Chronicle

The Madras high court on Tuesday reserved orders on a Public Interest
Litigation (PIL), to direct the chief election commissioner and chief
electoral …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/chennai/fresh-notices-prabhu-deva-nayantara-882>

 

 

 

 

 

Guj HC Dismisses PIL Challenging Reliability of EVMs

Outlook

The Gujarat High Court today dismissed the Public Interest Litigation (PIL)
challenging the “reliability and functionality” of the Electronic Voting

<http://news.outlookindia.com/item.aspx?697919>

 

 

 

 

A Tale Of Two Scandals

Times of India

A PIL has been filed in the SC to ensure the CAG investigation is not
derailed and reaches its logical conclusion. The Games scam appears far
tougher to …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/opinion/edit-page/A-Tale-Of-Two-Scandals/articleshow/6775618.cms>

 

 

 

Supreme court rejects PIL on reinstatement of right to private …

By sufi

SC moved on right to property | SC | | Indian Express Plea on right to
property dismissed The Hindu : News / National : Court rejects plea to
make.

<http://broadbandforum.in/politics/62822-supreme-court-rejects-pil-reinstatement/>

 

 

 

 

 

HC to hear appeal against acquittal of Badals

Indian Express

An appeal challenging the acquittal of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh
Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal in a disproportionate
assets …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-to-hear-appeal-against-acquittal-of-Badals/699746/>

 

 

 

 

 

MFIs challenge ordinance in HC

Express Buzz

HYDERABAD: Micro Finance Institutions (MFIs) today made it clear that they
would not agree for any cap on interest rate. The Micro Finance
Institutions …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/hyderabad/mfis-challenge-ordinance-in-hc/216521.html>

 

 

 

 

HC sets up panel to look into parking, fire safety menace in Ahmedabad

Indian Express

The Gujarat High Court (HC) on Tuesday set up a team of four bureaucrats
and directed to decide on a deadline for the civic authorities to comply
with …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-sets-up-panel-to-look-into-parking-fire-safety-menace-in-ahmedabad/699902/>

 

 

 

 

HC seeks details of labour conditions at CWG construction sites

Times of India

HC was told by the petitioner NGO, PUDR, that addresses of 13 workers were
not available. Fixing the next date of hearing for November 11 by when the

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/HC-seeks-details-of-labour-conditions-at-CWG-construction-sites-/articleshow/6777968.cms>

 

 

 

Gujarat to challenge HC order in Ishrat case

Times of India

The HC, in September had constituted an SIT and also asked the state
government to issue a notification within a fortnight, empowering the
investigators to …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Gujarat-to-challenge-HC-order-in-Ishrat-case/articleshow/6777080.cms>

 

 

 

HC confirms life for 2 accused

Hindustan Times

The HC has sentenced Sanjay Devkar to one year’s rigourous imprisonment
under the Arms Act. Additional public prosecutor Pradeep Hingorani said,

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-confirms-life-for-2-accused/Article1-615231.aspx>

 

 

 

 

Ban constns in Koyna sanctuary: HC

Times of India

PUNE: The Bombay high court has directed the Central government and other
respondents not to allow any construction work or the installation of
windmills in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Ban-constns-in-Koyna-sanctuary-HC/articleshow/6778243.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC stays presentation of Natnl film award to ”Keshu”

IBNLive.com

PTI | 09:10 PM,Oct 19,2010 Kochi, Oct 19 (PTI) The Kerala High Court today
stayed the presentation of the national film award for the best children
feature …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-stays-presentation-of-natnl-film-award-to-keshu/427743.html>

 

 

 

 

HC issues notices to Speaker, 6 BSP MLAs in Rajasthan

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:10 PM,Oct 19,2010 Jaipur, Oct 19 (PTI) The Rajasthan High Court
today issued show cause notices to the Speaker and six BSP MLAs who merged
the …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-issues-notices-to-speaker-6-bsp-mlas-in-rajasthan/428087.html>

 

 

 

 

HC issues notices Govt, others

IBNLive.com

PTI | 01:10 AM,Oct 20,2010 Bangalore,Oct 19 (PTI The Karnataka High Court
today ordered issue of emergent notices to state government and other
respondents …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-issues-notices-govt-others/428595.html>

 

 

 

 

No site work till HC agrees

Times of India

BANGALORE: The high court on Tuesday directed that no construction should
be carried out on any site proposed for 1640 EWS quarters without the
court’s …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/No-site-work-till-HC-agrees/articleshow/6777074.cms>

 

 

 

 

Petition filed in HC over postponement of civic body polls

Times of India

HYDERABAD: The Forum for Good Governance on Tuesday moved the High Court
urging it to declare the recent decision of the government postponing the
elections …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Petition-filed-in-HC-over-postponement-of-civic-body-polls/articleshow/6777213.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC pulls up home department

Hindustan Times

In 2008, the HC converted it into a PIL and appointed advocate Madhav
Jamdar as amicus curie (friend of court). The court had thereafter directed
a …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-pulls-up-home-department/Article1-615225.aspx>

 

 

 

HC raps CBI for shoddy investigation

Hindustan Times

The Delhi High court has acquitted two persons, who were allegedly caught
red-handed for accepting a bribe of Rs 6500 in 1998. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-raps-CBI-for-shoddy-investigation/Article1-615184.aspx>

 

 

 

 

HC declines to interfere with tribunal order on LTTE

IBNLive.com

PTI | 09:10 PM,Oct 19,2010 Chennai, Oct 19 (PTI) The Madras High Court
today declined to interfere with an order of a tribunal, set up to
adjudicate whether …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-declines-to-interfere-with-tribunal-order-on-ltte/427820.html>

 

 

 

 

HC directs TMB not to call AGM

mydigitalfc.com

By Sanjay Vijayakumar Oct 19 2010 private sector bank. The court has also
given the RBI time till February 2011 to arrive at a decision, according to
copy …

<http://www.mydigitalfc.com/companies/hc-directs-tmb-not-call-agm-061>

 

 

 

 

HC orders CID inquiry in custodial assault case

IBNLive.com

PTI | 07:10 PM,Oct 19,2010 Mumbai, Oct 19 (PTI) The Bombay High Court today
directed Criminal Investigation Department to register a case of assault
against …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-orders-cid-inquiry-in-custodial-assault-case/427532.html>

 

 

 

 

Elderly couple thrown out; HC notice to police, errant son

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notices to the city
Police Commissioner and others on the plea of an elderly couple who is
forced to live …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Elderly-couple-thrown-out-HC-notice-to-police-errant-son/articleshow/6776036.cms>

 

 

 

DGP appointment: TN challenges HC order

Express Buzz

NEW DELHI: Tamil Nadu government has moved the Supreme Court challenging
the High Court order wherein it had set aside the appointment of Letika
Saran as …

<http://expressbuzz.com/nation/dgp-appointment-tn-challenges-hc-order/216478.html>

 

 

 

 

HC stays order on Ejipura flats

Deccan Herald

The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday stayed the single judge order which had
dismissed a petition challenging the award of contract to Maverick Holdings
and …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/106017/hc-stays-order-ejipura-flats.html>

 

 

 

Gujarat high court raps Ahmedabad municipal corporation for non-compliance

Daily News & Analysis

The Gujarat high court on Tuesday directed the state government, the
Ahmedabad municipal corporation (AMC) and other government authorities to
explain why …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_gujarat-high-court-raps-ahmedabad-municipal-corporation-for-non-compliance_1455282>

 

 

 

 

Criminal case against Motorola to continue – Supreme Court

Law et al. News

With today’s order Supreme Court has set aside a Bombay High Court order
that had put a halt on the trial against Motorola and its directors. …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2541>

 

 

 

 

Supreme Court concerned over use of plastic in sachets for gutkhas

Daily News & Analysis

The court was hearing a bunch of petitions challenging the ban imposed by
the Rajasthan high court on use of plastics for manufacturing of sachets
for …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_supreme-court-concerned-over-use-of-plastic-in-sachets-for-gutkhas_1455085>

 

 

 

 

Vodafone asks HC not to treat it as agent until verdict

Moneycontrol.com

Even before the October 25 Supreme Court hearing, Vodafone has approached
the Bombay High Court to stay on Income Tax department proceeding against
it under …

<http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/vodafone-asks-hc-not-to-treat-it-as-agent-until-verdict_492371.html>

 

 

 

 

Advocates raise pitch for High Court Bench | TeluguOne-News

By Gowthami

hc bench Advocates raise pitch for High Court Bench Advocates of the Joint
Action Committee fighting for the setting up of a High Court Bench between
Vijayawada and Guntur blocked the entrance to the courts complexes in
Vijayawada and …

<http://www.teluguone.com/news/2010/10/20/advocates-raise-pitch-for-high-court-bench/>

 

 

 

 

‘Defunct’ tribunal leaves army men in the lurch

Daily News & Analysis

He, however, did not make much headway because of a non-functional armed
forces tribunal in Mumbai. The tribunal was set up in September 2009 but
has not …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_defunct-tribunal-leaves-army-men-in-the-lurch_1455248>

 

 

 

 

Uttarakhand gets new CIC

IBNLive.com

Napalchyal has succeeded Dr RS Tolia, the first CIC of Uttarakhand whose
five-year-tenure ended on October 17. During the brief function, …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/uttarakhand-gets-news-cic/427599.html>

 

 

 

 

Rajiv Gandhi Foundation not covered under RTI: CIC

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Rajiv Gandhi Foundation (RGF) headed by Congress President Sonia
Gandhi is not liable to answer queries made under the RTI Act as it does
not …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/6774437.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

CIC says govt should come out with negative list of what cannot be disclosed

All India Radio

New Chief Information Commissioner AN Tiwary has said the government should
come out with a negative list of what cannot be disclosed and leave rest of
the …

<http://www.newsonair.com/news.asp?cat=national&id=NN6150>

 

 

 

 

RBI concerns to be addressed before CCI’s merger notification

Business Standard

The two sectors empower the CCI to look into big market-impacting M&As.
However, voices within the Commission have expressed concern that exempting
one …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/rbi-concerns-to-be-addressed-before-cci%5Cs-merger-notification/112714/on>

 

LEGAL NEWS 10.10.2010

Will strive to make RTI more effective, accessible: New CIC

Thaindian.com

… Tiwari said: “The RTI act is not like IPC (Indian Penal Code) and
CrPC (Criminal Procedure Code). It empowers and enables the public to get
information. …

<http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/uncategorized/will-strive-to-make-rti-more-effective-accessible-new-cic_100442175.html>

 

 

 

 

Film goers oppose ticket rate hike proposal

Times of India

An advocate, GL Narasimha Rao, president of Akhila Bharatha Cine Prekshaka
Viniyogadarula Sangham, a body of film goers, has also filed a writ
petition in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Film-goers-oppose-ticket-rate-hike-proposal/articleshow/6721186.cms>

 

 

 

 
Over 2 lakh cases pending in J&K courts: Minister

Daily News & Analysis

In a written reply to a question in the state Legislative Council, Sagar
said more than 56000 civil cases, writ petitions and appeals are pending
judgements …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_over-2-lakh-cases-pending-in-j-and-k-courts-minister_1450039>

 

 

 

 

 

12 Preventive Security Act detenus freed in Kashmir

Sify

Srinagar, Oct 9 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Saturday decided to
release 12 people held under the Public Safety Act (PSA) and lodged in
different …

<http://sify.com/news/12-preventive-security-act-detenus-freed-in-kashmir-news-national-kkjwuddgcjg.html>

 

 

 

 

Ayodhya: AIMPLB legal cell wants to file plea in SC

Indian Express

Even as efforts are being made by litigants to “resolve” the Ayodhya
tangle and avoid it from reaching the Supreme Court, the legal
sub-committee of the All …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Ayodhya–AIMPLB-legal-cell-wants-to-file-plea-in-SC/695087>

 

 

 

 

‘Law to ensure consistency in death sentence’

Express Buzz

Though it entirely falls within the purview of the judiciary and decided on
a case to case basis, the government is considering putting in place a
guideline …

<http://expressbuzz.com/nation/law-to-ensure-consistency-in-death-sentence/213731.html>

 

 

 

 

Binod Sinha paid Rs 28 lakh for HB Lal case

Times of India

IT sources said the total legal expenses came to around Rs 28 lakh for
first contesting the PIL in the high court and then in the Supreme Court
against the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ranchi/Binod-Sinha-paid-Rs-28-lakh-for-HB-Lal-case/articleshow/6721258.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

Lokpal Bill to come up before Union Cabinet soon: Moily

The Hindu

PTI The Hindu Union Minister of Law and Justice M. Veerappa Moily with
former CJI JS Verma and MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan at a
conference in …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article821995.ece>

 

 

 

 

Cruelty? Not tiff with in-law

Calcutta Telegraph

The high court also dismissed his plea in 2007. In the Supreme Court, Kaur
denied the allegations. She said Singh had “forcibly” taken her son
away and beat …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1101010/jsp/nation/story_13040682.jsp>

 

 

 

 

Local court pulls up city DC

Indian Express

Since no directions were being passed in the case, the petitioner had
approached the Punjab and Haryana High Court which had remanded the case
back to the …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/local-court-pulls-up-city-dc/695072/>

 

 

 

 
Judge for yourself

Deccan Chronicle

“The irony of it all, the Supreme Court upheld the High Court verdict but
commuted death sentence to life, showing compassion for the criminal
because he …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/360-degree/judge-yourself-212>

 

 

 

 

Court directs CARA to process pending adoption cases at Preet Mandir

Indian Express

The Bombay High Court on Friday directed Central Adoption Resource Agency
(CARA) to process the adoption applications of 18 children in Preet Mandir
that …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/court-directs-cara-to-process-pending-adoption-cases-at-preet-mandir/695192/>

 

 

 

 

Prosecution insists on framing of charges, defence seeks stay

Indian Express

He said since November 12 was fixed as next date for hearing before the
High Court, the proceedings before trial court be adjourned till then.

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Prosecution-insists-on-framing-of-charges–defence-seeks-stay/695078/>

 

 

 

 

HC cracks whip on SKS Microfin CEO

Indian Express

The Andhra Pradesh High Court has restrained SKS Microfinance’s newly
appointed CEO and MD MR Rao from taking any major policy decisions, pending
final …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-cracks-whip-on-new-SKS-Microfinance-CEO/694897>

 

 

 

Govt can fix parking fee at cinemas: HC

Times of India

CHENNAI: The state government has powers to prescribe vehicle parking fee
structure for cinema theatres, the Madras high court has held. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Govt-can-fix-parking-fee-at-cinemas-HC/articleshow/6721335.cms>

 

 

 

 
HC bench to hear slumdwellers’ woes

Hindustan Times

A special bench of the Bombay High Court has been constituted on Sunday to
hear grievances of hutment dwellers of Kalwa, in Thane district, whose
shanties …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-bench-to-hear-slumdwellers-woes/Article1-610750.aspx>

 

 

 

 

HC reserves Army order rejecting officer’s resignation

Indian Express

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has set aside the order of the Army
refusing resignation to its woman officer who had said that her continuance
in service …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/comments/hc-reserve…/695238/>

 

 

 

 

Don’t stall trial unless higher court stays specifically – Mad. HC

Law et al. News

The Madras High Court said categorically to Sessions courts that trial in
cases should not be adjourned merely because some petition is pending
before the …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2500>

 

 

 

 

HC imposes Rs 10000 cost on student

Express Buzz

CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has imposed a cost of Rs 10000 on a college
student for filing a frivolous petition and thereby wasted the precious
time of …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/hc-imposes-rs-10000-cost-on-student/213975.html>

 

 

 
HC seeks report on land records

Deccan Chronicle

Hyderabad, Oct. 9: Justice CV Nagarjuna Reddy of the Andhra Pradesh High
Court has directed the Hyderabad district collector to explain alleged
fabrication …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/hyderabad/hc-seeks-report-land-records-207>

 

 

 

 

 

Biomedical plant contract by Nov 30

Times of India

UT’s application seeking further time to complete the process came up
before the HC in the wake of an ongoing PIL preferred by a few residents of
Sector 16. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Biomedical-plant-contract-by-Nov-30/

 

 

 

 

Hang bride burners: SC

Indo-Asian News Service

Unless all those who burn their wives are hanged, the barbaric crime would not stop, the Supreme Court has said. “This (bride burning) is barbaric and wild animal like behaviour and only when the perpetrators of such a crime are sent to the gallows the people will realise that bride burning is a

 

http://www.hindustantimes.com/Hang-bride-burners-SC/H1-Article1-610624.aspx

 

 

 

 

Nothing moves without money: Supreme Court

The Hindu

PTI The Supreme Court said it was unfortunate that there was no control
over corruption in the country. Photo: Rajeev Bhatt Stating that “nothing
moves …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article823397.ece>

 

 

 

 

Computer knowledge must for budding judges: Apex court

Sify

New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said that the new judges
being appointed in lower courts must have the basic knowledge of computer
operations. …

<http://sify.com/news/computer-knowledge-must-for-budding-judges-apex-court-news-national-kkjwadejcib.html>

 

 

 

 

Frame eligibility of PIOs appearing for AIIMS admission: CIC

Indian Express

The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Health Ministry
to fix a time frame for finalising eligibility criteria for People of
Indian …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Frame-eligibility-of-PIOs-appearing-for-AIIMS-admission–CIC/695239>

 

 

 

 

After CIC’s order, UPSIC hearing complaints

Times of India

In accordance with the order issued by the Chief Information Commissioner
(CIC), the commission is now hearing complaints filed by applicants. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/After-CICs-order-UPSIC-hearing-complaints/articleshow/6721327.cms>

 

 

 

 
Make INA chronicles public: CIC

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Central Information Commission (CIC) has asked the defence
ministry to make public the document chronicling the history of Indian
National …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Make-INA-chronicles-public-CIC/articleshow/6721803.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

 

LEGAL NEWS 08.10.2010

Haryana Police asks hotels to maintain guest records

IBNLive.com

Anyone found violating these directions would be prosecuted under the
provisions of the Indian Penal Code, police said.

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/haryana-police-asks-hotels-to-maintain-guest-records/389377.html>

 

 

 

 
BJP candidate files plaint against former Cong MLA

Times of India

… his accomplice under Indian Penal Code (IPC) Section 365, 506 (2) and
114 and alleged the duo of using force against him to withdraw his
candidature. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/rajkot/BJP-candidate-files-plaint-against-former-Cong-MLA/articleshow/6708783.cms>

 

 

 

 
Gawli charged under MCOCA for Sena corporator”s murder

IBNLive.com

… stringent provisions of the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act
(MCOCA) and under various sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC) including
murder. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/gawli-charged-under-mcoca-for-sena-corporators-murder/388642.html>

 

 

 

 

High court questions metro court over remand of 16-yr-old

Ahmedabad Mirror

… (criminal breach of trust), 420 (cheating) and 380 (theft) of the
Indian Penal Code following a complaint by the Ranna Park manager of
Allahabad Bank. …

<http://www.ahmedabadmirror.com/article/3/2010100820101008033429970b9ae34c0/High-court-questions-metro-court-over-remand-of-16yrold.html>

 

 

 

 

 

Can SC/ST benefits in one State be carried over to others?

The Hindu

Is a person belonging to a Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe in a State
entitled or not to benefits or concessions allowed to SC/ST candidates in
employment …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article818431.ece>

 

 

 

SC rejects Pappu Yadav”s bail plea

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:10 PM,Oct 07,2010 New Delhi, Oct 7 (PTI) The Supreme Court today
rejected the plea for provisional bail for former Rashtriya Janata Dal
Member of …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/sc-rejects-pappu-yadavs-bail-plea/389162.html>

 

 

 

 

Judging The Judges

Times of India

If Parliament signs the Bill into law, it should act as a check on the
recent and alarming rise in accusations of corruption in the judiciary. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/opinion/edit-page/Judging-The-Judges/articleshow/6708224.cms>

 

 

 

 

CBI probed ex-CJI’s role in 2004 Noida plot scam

IBNLive.com

An RTI query has now revealed that CBI had investigated the role of former
Chief Justice of India (CJI) YK Sabarwal’s role in the 2004 Noida plot
scam. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/cbi-probed-excjis-role-in-2004-noida-plot-scam/132601-3.html>

 

 

 

 

Somnath was against removal of Soumitra Sen

Hindustan Times

“It is absolutely clear that the whole initiative for initiating the
impeachment proceedings has been taken by the learned CJI (Justice
Balakrishnan) and …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Somnath-was-against-removal-of-Soumitra-Sen/Article1-609760.aspx>

 

 

 
Quota issue sent to larger SC Bench

Indian Express

a two-judge Bench led by Justice Sudershan Reddy framed the “question of
law” for the future Bench. The CJI will convene a larger Bench to deal
with the …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Quota-issue-sent-to-larger-SC-Bench/694354>

 

 

 

 

Sealed party plots’ fate hangs in balance

Times of India

More than 100 such plots across the city were sealed earlier this year
following a PIL filed seeking direction to the authorities to comply with
earlier …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Sealed-party-plots-fate-hangs-in-balance/articleshow/6709024.cms>

 

 

 

 

Scam case filed

E-Pao.net

Imphal, October 07 2010: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed
in the Gauhati High Court charging the State Government with diverting Rs
23621 …

<http://www.e-pao.net/ge.asp?heading=6&src=081010>

 

 

 

 

Court tells govt to file report on misuse of land ceiling act

Hindustan Times

The court is hearing a PIL filed by Madhav Bhandari, Bhartiya Janata Party
spokesperson, claiming that Yogesh Mhase, officer on special duty to then
home …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Court-tells-govt-to-file-report-on-misuse-of-land-ceiling-act/Article1-609870.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Jute mills to move court over textiles ministry report

Business Standard

“Some of the top jute mill owners are going to file a Public Interest
Litigation (PIL) soon in the Calcutta High Court against the textiles
ministry’s …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/jute-mills-to-move-court-over-textiles-ministry-report/410553/>

 

 

 

 

Night-food street’s costly menu: Notice to UT, MC

Times of India

While issuing notices, the chief justice observed, “The matter needs to be
examined in the form of public interest litigation (PIL). …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Night-food-streets-costly-menu-Notice-to-UT-MC/articleshow/6709414.cms>

 

 

 

 

Judges Bill: All assets worth over Rs 50000 must be declared

Indian Express

Besides a long list of strictures, the proposed judicial reforms Bill
directs each judge to declare every personal item costing more than Rs
50000 owned by …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Judges-Bill–All-assets-worth-over-Rs-50-000-must-be-declared/694311>

 

 

 

 

Muslim body rejects HC verdict on Ayodhya

Times of India

A body of Muslim scholars and clerics, who gathered at Jama Masjid on
Thursday, rejected the verdict of the Allahabad high court on the Ayodhya
title suit. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Muslim-body-rejects-HC-verdict-on-Ayodhya/articleshow/6709241.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC sends back Amin’s approver plea to CBI magisterial court

Indian Express

While hearing Amin’s application, the magisterial court presided over by
the Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate had referred the same to the HC to
decide …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-sends-back-amins-approver-plea-to-cbi-magisterial-court/694327/>

 

 

 

 
State may go to HC after TISS acquittal

Times of India

The defence in the case maintains that even if the prosecution pursues the
matter in the HC, they were well prepared. Majid Memon who defended
Borkataki …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/State-may-go-to-HC-after-TISS-acquittal/articleshow/6710276.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC clears Versova soc’s makeover

Times of India

MUMBAI: One of the biggest portions of land in the western suburbs is ready
for redevelopment. The Bombay high court on Thursday gave its approval for

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/HC-clears-Versova-socs-makeover/articleshow/6710367.cms>

 

 

 

 

Russian moves HC to study Zoroastrianism

Times of India

MUMBAI: A Russian citizen, who claims to be a practising Zoroastrianism,
has approached the Bombay high court seeking protection to study the
religion at an …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Russian-moves-HC-to-study-Zoroastrianism/articleshow/6710357.cms>

 

 

 

 
KGB, a tall figure missing in HC

Times of India

Balagopal argued in favour of the appointment of a special PP as the
Atrocities Act provided for it and got the appointment upheld in the HC.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/KGB-a-tall-figure-missing-in-HC/articleshow/6709366.cms>

 

 

 

 

Clean college campus, HC tells law students named in clash case

Times of India

CHENNAI: In a novel ruling, the Madras high court has asked 20 law students
involved in a group clash on August 2, to do community service by cleaning
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Clean-college-campus-HC-tells-law-students-named-in-clash-case/articleshow/6709104.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC to hear arguments on confirmation of Kasab’s death sentence

Economic Times

MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court on Thursday decided to first hear arguments
on confirmation of death sentence awarded to Pakistani terrorist Ajmal
Kasab for …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/HC-to-hear-arguments-on-confirmation-of-Kasabs-death-sentence/articleshow/6705910.cms>

 

 

 
HC raps cops for holding inquiry in Lilavati row

Times of India

MUMBAI: The Bombay high court has reprimanded the police for conducting a
preliminary inquiry prior to registration of “cognizable” complaints filed
by …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/HC-raps-cops-for-holding-inquiry-in-Lilavati-row/articleshow/6710295.cms>

 

 

 
HC to hear Prasar Bharati”s plea on appointment of journalists

IBNLive.com

PTI | 02:10 PM,Oct 07,2010 New Delhi, Oct 7 (PTI) The Delhi High Court
today agreed to hear the plea of Prasar Bharati challenging an order of the
Central …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-to-hear-prasar-bharatis-plea-on-appointment-of-journalists/387856.html>

 

 

 

 
HC tells Govt to file report on probe in ULC scam by Oct 15

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:10 PM,Oct 07,2010 Mumbai, Oct 7 (PTI) The Bombay High Court today
asked Maharashtra Government to file a report on the progress made in
multi-crore …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-tells-govt-to-file-report-on-probe-in-ulc-scam-by-oct-15/389196.html>

 

 

 

 
HC seeks record related to arrest of a Malegaon blast accused

IBNLive.com

PTI | 09:10 PM,Oct 07,2010 Mumbai, Oct 6 (PTI) Bombay High Court today
sought records related to the arrest of Ramesh Upadhyay, one of the accused
in 2008 …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-seeks-record-related-to-arrest-of-a-malegaon-blast-accused/389012.html>

 

 

 

 

Guj. HC confirms govt. order for retirement of civil judge

Law et al. News

The Gujarat High Court today refused to grant any relief to a retired civil
judge who challenged the state government’s order of retirement. …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2487>

 

 

 

 
HC finds fault with PCS (Judicial) Exam – directs rechecking

Law et al. News

Punjab and Haryana High Court has found faults in preliminary examination
questions in Punjab Public service Commission (Judicial). …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2486>

 

 

 

 
HC dismisses petn challenging Araamnagar colony redevelopment

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:10 PM,Oct 07,2010 Mumbai, Oct 6 (PTI) The Bombay High Court today
dismissed a petition challenging redevelopment of Araamnagar colony in
suburban …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-dismisses-petn-challenging-araamnagar-colony-redevelopment/389371.html>

 

 

 

 

TNDCOA moves Madras HC seeking direction to fill up vacancies of drug inspectors

pharmabiz.com

The Tamil Nadu Drugs Control Officers Association (TNDCOA) has filed a writ
petition in the Madras High Court seeking direction to the government of
Tamil …

<http://www.pharmabiz.com/article/detnews.asp?articleid=57727&sectionid=>

 

 

 

 
Aligarh Muslim Univ. gets relief from Allahabad HC

Law et al. News

Allahabad High Court today dismissed a writ petition challenging the
decision to establish two new centers of Aligarh Muslim University at
Malaparam …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2484>

 

 

 

 

Test could have confirmed child’s paternity, court tells killer father

Sify

His appeal against the trial court verdict was dismissed by Madras High
Court March 18, 2010. He moved the apex court against the high court
decision. …

<http://sify.com/news/test-could-have-confirmed-child-s-paternity-court-tells-killer-father-news-national-kkhvuifagjb.html>

 

 

 

 

P&H High Court gives bar exam hearing but cedes jurisdiction to SC …

By Neha Chauhan

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has reaffirmed and upheld the Supreme
Court’s jurisdiction in the adjudication of the impending writ petitions
against the All India Bar Examination (AIBE) citing the apex court’s
earlier decision to …

<http://www.legallyindia.com/201010071387/Law-schools/pah-high-court-gives-bar-exam-hearing-but-cedes-jurisdiction-to-sc>

 

 

 

 

 

Gauhati High Court takes up bail petition of Gegong Apang

By arunachalnews

A Division Bench of Gauhati High Court comprising Justice IA Ansari and
Justice AC Upadhyay today took up the bail petition (4765/2010 (BA139/2010
AP) of former.

<http://arunachalnews.com/gauhati-high-court-takes-up-bail-petition-of-gegong-apang.html>

 

 

 

 

 

Pension to be paid to wife of exserviceman

Express Buzz

KOCHI: The Armed Force Tribunal Kochi Bench on Thursday directed the
Ministry of Defence to pay the family pension and other benefits to the
wife of the …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/kochi/pension-to-be-paid-to-wife-of-exserviceman/213357.html>

 

 

 

 

Gupta murder trial shifted to Kanpur

Indian Express

The Lucknow Bench of Allahabad High Court on Thursday ordered to transfer
the trial in the murder case of PWD engineer Manoj Kumar Gupta to the court
of …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Gupta-murder-trial-shifted-to-Kanpur/694293/>

 

 

 

 

Nagpur information chief Vilas Patil is new CIC

Times of India

MUMBAI: The suspense over who will be the next chief information
commissioner ( CIC) is finally over. Nagpur information commissioner Vilas
Patil (64) will …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Nagpur-information-chief-Vilas-Patil-is-new-CIC/articleshow/6710352.cms>

 

 

 

 
Her Majesty’s Calcutta High Court?

Hindustan Times

That was the logic given to overrule the jurisdiction of transparency
watchdog, the Central Information Commission (CIC), over the court. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Her-Majesty-s-Calcutta-High-Court/H1-Article1-609826.aspx>

 

 

 

 

Calcutta High Court under Queen of England?

Economic Times

The submission was made before the CIC by Public Information Officer
(PIO)of the High Court, Imran Hafiz, while contesting the jurisdiction of
the …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/latest-news/Calcutta-High-Court-under-Queen-of-England/articleshow/6706716.cms>

 

 

 

 

All You Need To Know…

Outlook

Earlier this year, the CIC pulled up Delhi Police and the Municipal
Corporation of Delhi for not helping out an RTI applicant’s friends, who
were assaulted …

<http://www.outlookindia.com/article.aspx?267396>

 

 

 

 

Competition Commission to hear TPAs’ petition on Oct 13

Economic Times

MUMBAI: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has set October 13 as the
date for the hearing of the petition made by third-party administrators …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/banking/finance/finance/Competition-Commission-to-hear-TPAs-petition-on-Oct-13/articleshow/6703099.cms>

 

 

 

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