Delhi HC

Delhi HC Issues Mandate for Swift Disposal of Cases Against MPs and MLAs

The Delhi High Court mandated the swift disposal of approximately 200 lingering criminal cases involving former and current lawmakers, particularly those subject to trial delays exceeding six months. A bench of Acting... Read more »
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Delhi HC Reinstates PIL on Hybrid Hearings, Citing Infrastructure Deficiency in District Courts

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday acknowledged the genuine problem of insufficient infrastructure in district courts and reinstated a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking the adoption of a hybrid system of hearings... Read more »
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Plea in Delhi HC Seeking Time-Bound Verification of Medical Qualifications & Certificates

A petition has been filed in the Delhi High Court urging the Centre and the Delhi Government to conduct a time-bound verification of medical qualifications and educational certificates of all medical practitioners... Read more »
POCSO

Delhi HC Grants bail to Avtar S. Kochar in Money Laundering and MCOCA Case

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday granted bail to Avtar Singh Kochar in both the money laundering and the MCOCA case. Kochar is accused in the Rs 200 crore money laundering case,... Read more »
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‘Spouse with Earning Capacity Can’t be Allow to Sit Idle & Saddle Partner with Expenses Responsibility’: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court has remarked that a spouse, capable of earning but opting to stay unemployed without a valid explanation, should not burden the other partner with the unilateral responsibility of... Read more »
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Delhi HC Directs Timely Release of Rs 1 Crore Compensation to Deceased Constable’s Family

The Delhi High Court on Monday directed the city government to release the ex-gratia compensation of Rs 1 crore to the family of a police constable who died in 2020 after contracting... Read more »
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Delhi HC Dismisses PIL Challenging Appointment of MDNIY Director

The Delhi High Court has dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) challenging the appointment of Ishwarappa Veerbhadrappa Basavaraddi as the director of the Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga (MDNIY), an autonomous... Read more »
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Delhi HC Seeks Clarity on Salary Disbursement for Disengaged Research Fellows

The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the city government authorities to specify when they will disburse salaries to disengaged Delhi Assembly Research Centre fellows for their prior services. During the hearing,... Read more »
Right to be Forgotten

Delhi HC to Hear Pleas on ‘Right to be Forgotten’ in Feb

The Delhi High Court has scheduled a hearing for February on a batch of petitions that seek the removal of online content based on claims of the right to privacy and the... Read more »
Dharma and Religion

Disengaged Delhi Assembly Research Centre Fellows Moves HC Seeking Reinstatement

Disengaged Delhi Assembly Research Centre fellows approached the Delhi High Court on Thursday, urging it to reinstate its earlier direction for the continuation of their services. These professionals had previously challenged the... Read more »