HIGH COUT

  • Bombay HC throws out PIL asking Railways to reimpose ban on plastic July 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Bombay High Court on Friday declined to entertain a PIL which sought a direction to the Central Railway (CR) to reimpose a ban on use of plastic to pack food items sold at suburban platforms and in local and long distance trains. In an oral ruling, a Bench headed by...
  • 24 persons, sentenced to life in Marad case, surrender August 24, 2012

    Kozhikode: The 24 persons sentenced to life imprisonment in connection with the 2003 communal violence at Marad that claimed nine lives, surrendered before a trial court in Kozhikode on Friday as per a High Court directive. All of them surrendered before the Kozhikode Additional Sessions Court. On August 16, the High Court...
  • Pandya murder: all freed, who killed him? August 29, 2011

    New Delhi: It was a blow for the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday when the Gujarat high court acquitted the 12 accused in the 2002 assassination of former Home Minister Haren Pandya. The acquittal comes at the end of a long and controversial trial and the CBI was...