Delhi HC

  • AirAsia India all set to fly as HC refuses to stay grant of licence May 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to stay the grant of flying license to airline AirAsia India by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Pradeep Nandrajog disposed of the application filed by Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA), saying that...
  • HC refuses to take up nursery admission matter citing SC order April 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to take up the nursery admission issue saying the Supreme Court has stayed the order and "we can't touch it" unless a clarification is issued by the apex court. A bench of Acting Chief Justice BD Ahmed and Justice S Mridul asked...
  • Delhi HC extends stay on nursery admission till April 2 March 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday further extended stay on the nursery admission process and fresh draw of lots in the capital's schools till April 2. A bench of Acting Chief Justice B.D. Ahmed and Justice Sidharth Mridul also declined to entertain a petition filed by a set of...
  • Delhi High Court asks power discoms to co-operate with CAG in audit March 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has asked the three power distribution companies in the national capital to comply with its orders and co-operate with Comptroller and Auditor General in its audit. This comes after the CAG had told the HC earlier this month that the power discoms were...
  • Delhi HC rejects plea for lodging cheating case against Kejriwal February 19, 2014

    The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea for a direction to CBI to register a case of cheating against former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for allegedly misleading the voters by making "false promises" in the poll manifesto. A bench of acting Chief Justice B D Ahmed and Justice S...
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi HC rejects Tytler's plea for early hearing January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday refused to stay the CBI probe against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 anit-Sikh riots case and declined to entertain his plea for an early hearing of his appeal against the trial court's order for investigation. A bench of Justice V...
  • PIL against Virbhadra Singh up for hearing in Delhi HC January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: More trouble is up for Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh as a PIL against him comes up for hearing before the Delhi High Court on Wednesday. The NGO Common Cause has filed the PIL seeking an independent probe into corruption, money-laundering and disproportionate assets charges against Virbhadra including...
  • Anti-Sikh riots: HC to hear plea against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler January 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will on Tuesday be hearing a petition against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler for his alleged role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The High Court had declined to grant a stay on the Central Bureau of Investigation probe against him. A Delhi court had in April...
  • Delhi gangrape: HC issues production warrants to 2 death row convicts October 9, 2013

    Delhi HC has issued production warrant for Wednesday asking two death row convicts in the Delhi gangrape case Mukesh and Pawan Kumar Gupta to appear before the court. This after, two lawyers, representing these convicts had on Tuesday informed the Delhi High Court that they are withdrawing from the December 16...
  • Delhi govt moves HC challenging order of FIR against Sheila Dikshit September 3, 2013

    The Delhi government on Tuesday moved the High Court challenging the trial court's order for lodging of FIR against Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit for alleged misuse of government funds in an advertisement campaign ahead of the 2008 Assembly polls. Appearing before a bench of Chief Justice N Venkata Ramana and Justice...
  • SC asks Subramanian Swamy to move Delhi HC on his plea against AirAsia August 16, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Friday asked former MP Subramanian Swamy to move the Delhi High Court with his plea challenging clearance given to proposed low-cost airline AirAsia India. A bench headed by Justice B S Chauhan said it was not making any observation on merits of the matter and asked Swamy...
  • Delhi gangrape case: Accused move HC against day-to-day trial April 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Two out of the four accused in the December 16 gangrape on Friday approached the Delhi High Court against the special court order dismissing their plea for trial to be held on alternate days instead of day-to-day basis. On March 28, the special court had dismissed their plea...
  • Delhi HC blast: Trial against Malik to begin April 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The trial against Wasim Akram Malik, arrested for his alleged role in the September 2011 Delhi High Court blast, will commence on Monday in a Delhi court. The special NIA court had framed charges against Malik including that of waging war against India and fixed April 1 for...
  • Punish officers for missing rape case files: Delhi HC March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the district and sessions judge to initiate action against officers responsible for non-availability of files of a 20-year-old rape case. A division bench of Chief Justice D Murugesan and Justice VK Jain also constituted a three-member committee to examine the practices and systems...
  • 'Give death certificate to Delhi HC blast victim's kin' December 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Friday directed a civic agency to issue death certificates to the family of three men killed in a 2005 bomb blast to facilitate payment of compensation to them. The court's direction came after police said that even after seven years of the blast, all the...
  • Delhi HC blast: Court to pronounce verdict on NIA's plea on Monday December 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court is to give its verdict on Monday on a plea of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) against a trial court order to drop stringent penal charge of 'waging war against the government' against an accused in the case of terror attack in its premises....
  • Delhi HC blast: Court to frame charges against Malik September 30, 2012

    New Delhi: A court in New Delhi is likely to frame charges on Monday against Wasim Akram Malik, arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for his alleged role in the terror attack at the Delhi High Court in 2011. District Judge HS Sharma, who on September 4 had decided...
  • Delhi HC blast: Court to frame charges today September 18, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is expected to frame charges against the prime accused in the September 2011 Delhi High Court blast case on Tuesday. Wasim Malik was arrested a few days after the deadly blast ripped through gate number 5 of the complex on September 7, killing 15 and...
  • Kalmadi cannot attend Olympics opening: Delhi HC July 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High court has ruled that former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi cannot attend the opening ceremony of the London Olympics. The court though allowed him to attend individual events in his personal capacity. The order comes in the midst of a debate over whether Kalamdi's...
  • Delhi HC directs DDA to take encroached land back May 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to take suitable actions for taking back possession of land encroached by Delhi legislator Asif Mohammad Khan for running an illegal zoo. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice AK Sikri and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw hearing...
  • Delhi govt can take action against car dealers: HC April 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday made it clear that if the government of Delhi receives any complaint against vehicle dealers charging anything extra from the buyers for providing the services of registration, it can take action. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice AK Sikri and Justice Rajiv...
  • Delhi HC blast: Accused willing to turn approver April 19, 2012

    New Delhi: A key accused in the terror attack at the Delhi High Court reception is willing to turn approver and has sought the trial court's permission for it. Amir Abbas Dev, chargesheeted by the NIA for his alleged role in the bomb explosion at the high court's reception on September...
  • Delhi HC blast: Custody of 2 suspects extended March 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The judicial custody of two suspected terrorists, Wasim Akram Malik and Amir Abbas Dev, arrested by the NIA for their alleged roles in the terror attack at the Delhi High Court reception last September, was extended on Wednesday till April 18 by a court in Delhi. District Judge HS...
  • Delhi HC blast: NIA files chargesheet March 13, 2012

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a chargesheet in the September 7, 2011 Delhi High Court blast case in a Delhi court. Seventeen people were killed and over 90 others were injured in the blast. The investigating agency had sought the court to issue the process of...
  • NIA to file chargesheet in Delhi HC blast case March 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday told a court in New Delhi that it would file its chargesheet in the September 2011 terror blast case at the Delhi High Court on March 14. The court sources said the NIA, during an in-chamber hearing, told District Judge H S...
  • CWG scam: Delhi HC rejects Swiss Timing plea March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed a plea by Swiss Timing to stay a lower court proceeding against them in the Commonwealth Games Time Scoring and Results scam (TSR). According to the CBI chargesheet against them, sacked CWG Olympic Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi and others escalated the Swiss...
  • Delhi HC bombing: NIA detains one person February 21, 2012

    Jammu/New Delhi: One person has been detained by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in connection with the Delhi High Court bombing last year. The person identified as Mohammed Ayub had figured during the interrogation of Wasim Akram, a medical student who is being touted as the main accused in the case...
  • HC slams Govt for denying certificate to blast victim February 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the central and Delhi governments for denial of a medical certificate to a non-resident Indian victim of the 2011 bomb blast outside the court complex, which was preventing him from visiting his family in Toronto, Canada. Taking suo motu cognisance...
  • 2G: Essar moves Delhi HC against CBI charges January 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Essar Energy on Wednesday moved Delhi High Court seeking quashing of charges framed by CBI against it in the 2G case. Essar's plea will be heard by the court on Thursday. A special CBI court had accepted CBI's chargesheet against Essar Group and Loop Telecom in the 2G spectrum scam...
  • Bangladesh: NIA quiz students, no clues yet October 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Expanding its probe in the Delhi High Court blast, a National Investigating Agency(NIA) team went to Bangladesh to question some students from Kishtwar in Kashmir Valley studying in a medical college to ferret out details about their arrested college mate. The NIA team quietly left for Dhaka recently and...