Delhi HC

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday directed the Maharashtra Police not to take human rights activist Gautam Navlakha, arrested on terror charges, out of Delhi till Wednesday and to keep him under house arrest till further orders. Journalist Navlakha was arrested from his residence in south Delhi’s Nehru Enclave by a police team from …

New Delhi: In a relief to residents, the Delhi High Court on Monday asked authorities not to axe till July 4 the 16,500 trees sanctioned by the Centre for the redevelopment of six south Delhi colonies. A bench of Justice Vinod Goel and Justice Rekha Palli directed the National Buildings Construction Corp (NBCC) not to cut …

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has asked a family court to look into the matter of marital dispute of former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. The observation was passed by the HC while disposing off the dispute case that was filed by Abdullah to settle his marital dispute in the Delhi High Court. …

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has ruled that not all unwelcome physical contacts can be categorised as sexual harassment, unless it is in the nature of “unwelcome sexually determined behaviour”. Dismissing an appeal by a woman employee who accused one of her colleagues at the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) of sexual harassment, …

New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday told the Delhi High Court that it will re-evaluate the answer sheets of students who have asked for it. Additional Solicitor General Sanjay Jain made the assurance to a vacation bench of Justice Manmohan and Justice Yogesh Khanna hearing various petitions by students, who …

New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Monday overturned the local court’s decision of allowing parole to mafia-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari for poll campaigning in Uttar Pradesh. Earlier, a local court had ordered to release the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader on parole till March 4 for poll campaigning. The Delhi HC took the decision reacting on …

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday declared that a child born out of rape is entitled to separate compensation, other than any such relief provided to the mother. The high court delivered the order in the case in which a man has been sent to jail for his entire natural life for raping …

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday revoked ban on 344 fixed dose combination medicines (FDC medicines), which included renowned brands such as Corex cough syrup, Vicks Action 500 extra and several anti-diabetes medication, saying the decision was made in a ‘haphazard manner’. The ban was imposed on these medicines by Prime Minister Narendra …