Andhra Pradesh High Court

  • Row over KG Basin gas: Andhra HC issues notice to Centre, state 10-03-2014 02:14 PM

    Hyderabad: Accepting a PIL against the allotment of the Krishna-Godavari basin gas to states other than Andhra Pradesh, the state High Court on Monday sent notices to the Centre, the Andhra government and Reliance for their responses. The YSR Congress has been demanding that the basin gas should only go...
  • Sex education in school spoil minds of children: Andhra HC judge 29-12-2013 11:37 PM

    Hyderabad: Introduction of sex education in high schools has "spoilt" the minds of children of impressionable age, an Andhra Pradesh High Court Judge said on Sunday. "Introduction of sex education in high schools (adult education programme), launched in 2005-06, has only spoiled the minds of children in the impressionable age....
  • HC dismisses Andhra police chief's plea for extension 29-09-2013 08:52 PM

    The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Sunday dismissed a petition by state police chief V Dinesh Reddy seeking orders to the state government to extend his term by one year. A division bench, which heard the motion moved by the director general of police (DGP), directed him to relinquish his...
  • Mecca Masjid blasts: HC recalls order on relief to men wrongly accused 19-09-2013 12:02 PM

    Hyderabad: In a significant development, the Andhra Pradesh High Court has recalled its Monday order staying monetary to relief Muslim youth wrongly accused in the Mecca Masjid blasts case in May 2007. The AP HC on Thursday recalled its order and made the victims/beneficiaries as respondents in the case (which...
  • Andhra may challenge HC order on compensation to Muslim youths 17-09-2013 07:28 PM

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government is likely to challenge in the Supreme Court a high court verdict striking down the state's order awarding "compensation" to 70 Muslim youths, allegedly "implicated" in the Mecca Masjid bomb blasts case. "The Chief Minister will discuss the issue with the Advocate General and take...
  • Telangana: Andhra Pradesh may come under President's rule 03-09-2013 05:59 PM

    Hyderabad:With the Congress leadership in no mood to go back on its decision to carve out separate Telangana state and party leaders from Seemandhra including the chief minister are not ready to accept anything less than united Andhra Pradesh, the state appears to be heading for President's rule. With no...
  • People losing confidence in judicial system: Legal experts 30-03-2013 01:07 AM

    Kadapa: Expressing anguish over decreasing values in judiciary, legal experts on Friday said people are losing faith in the system. "Values in the judiciary, from lower courts to Supreme Court, are sliding and people are losing faith in the system," Kadapa district Justice CV Nagarjuna Reddy said. Acting Chief Justice...
  • News 360: HC lifts life ban on Mohd Azharuddin 08-11-2012 10:02 PM

    In a major relief to former Indian cricket captain and now MP Mohammed Azharuddin, the Andhra Pradesh High Court has lifted the life ban on him, calling it illegal and unsustainable. ...
  • Ban lifted, Azhar says he's happy and wants to move on 08-11-2012 09:27 PM

    Andhra Pradesh High Court lifting the life ban on Mohd Azharuddin for match-fixing on Thursday. ...
  • Azhar wants to move on after ban lift 08-11-2012 04:59 PM

    The former India captain, who was banned for life by the BCCI for his role in match-fixing, said he has nothing against the BCCI and is looking forward to working with young cricketers. ...
  • CBI arrests Jagan Mohan Reddy's aide 03-01-2012 06:58 AM

    New Delhi: Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Rajshekhar Reddy's son Jagan Mohan Reddy is one step closer to being arrested in an illegal assets case, after his auditor Vijay Sai Reddy was arrested on Monday, shortly after he appeared before the CBI for questioning. The arrest is significant as...
  • Andhra HC stays CBI probe against Naidu 13-12-2011 05:07 PM

    Hyderabad: In a major relief for Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu, the Andhra Pradesh High Court has stayed a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe against him. The High Court, in an interim order, stayed the investigation till further orders. The court was hearing a vacation plea...
  • Smitha's brother drags 'The Dirty Picture' to HC 16-11-2011 09:38 AM

    Hyderabad: The makers of Vidya Balan starrer The Dirty Picture have been dragged to the Andhra Pradesh High Court by the brother of south Indian actress Silk Smitha. Smitha's brother Naga Vara Prasad filed a writ petition in the High Court, alleging character assassination of her sister, and saying that...
  • Satyam case: SC notice to CBI on Raju's bail 21-10-2011 12:19 PM

    New Delhi: Satyam founder B Ramalinga Raju and his brother B Rama Raju, arrested in connection with the multi-crore accounting fraud involving the IT firm, will have to remain in jail during Diwali as the Supreme Court on Friday refused to give them interim relief saying they have delayed in...
  • Probe those who invested in Jagan's companies: HC 10-08-2011 05:43 PM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh High Court on Wednesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to register a case against all the investors who invested in the companies promoted by former Congress leader YS Jaganmohan Reddy to find out whether those investments were made in order to get favours from the...
  • NREGS workers paid less than the minimum wages 04-11-2010 08:50 AM

    Andhra Pradesh High Court has ordered that the workers under NREGS are entitled to minimum wages, but the rural development minister disagrees. ...