Judges of the Supreme Court and High Courts in the country have finally agreed to make their assets and liabilities public subject to a rider that they are given adequate legal protection against frivolous and vexatious litigations by unscrupulous an ..
The Madhya Pradesh High Court ordered stay on the work of canal construction and land acquisition over the Indira Sagar dam project and the Omkareshwar project without taking advice from the gram sabhas.Hearing a petition filed by the Narmada Bachao ..
The Madras High Court has said no dumping of garbage on a 67-acre grazing land at Kuthambakkam in Tiruvallur district, about 40 km from here, will be permitted, until further orders.Passing interim orders on public interest litigation petitions chall ..
In another major setback to the Uttar Pradesh government, Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court today served notices to the Mayawati regime over the installation of several statues and appointment of the Chief Information Commissioner (CIC).Heari ..
The special designated CBI court pronounced sentences on 16 more convicts in connection with the multi-crore rupee fodder scam case unearthed during unified Bihar.CBI special judge Pankaj Kumar Mishra gave rigorous imprisonment with fines to 16 senio ..
The election of Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs V Narayanaswamy from the Puducherry Lok Sabha constituency in the recent polls has been challenged before the Madras High Court.In his petition, S P K Dhamodhar of Mudaliarpet in Puduc ..
The Government said it may consider setting up of a Supreme Court bench in South India, provided it receive a recommendation from the Chief Justice of India.Law Minister M Veerappa Moily informed the Lok Sabha that so far no proposal has been receive ..
A provision of the Finance Act (2007), regarding settling cases of tax evasion and complex tax transactions has been challenged by about 500 applicants before the Bombay High Court, on grounds of procedural issues and to facilitate faster resolution ..
A Division Bench of A.P. High Court comprising Chief Justice Anil Ramesh Dave and Justice Ramesh Ranganathan on Wednesday asked the Centre and the State governments to clarify their stand on a petition that charged them with inaction on a complaint ..
Police have imposed prohibitory orders on roads connected to the High Court building from Wednesday. As per the orders, holding of public meetings, assembly of five or more persons, shouting slogans, making speeches, processions and demonstrations ar ..