JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT

  • J&K: Ban on construction around Dal Lake became bane during floods, say residents October 12, 2014

    Srinagar: The ban imposed by Jammu and Kashmir High Court on any construction in the Green Belt area around Dal Lake became a bane for the residents of several localities in the area as floods destroyed many decaying houses. In view of the ban on construction activities by the High...
  • Sexual assault: Shabir Ahmad surrenders, claims innocence February 13, 2014

    Srinagar: Shabir Ahmad Khan's muchawaited rendezvous with police finally took place just minutes before the sundown. Media men who had kept a daylong vigil outside Srinagar's posh Sonawar guest home had thinned out when the exminister 'reluctantly' drove into the Shaheed Gunj police station. The police officials who had been...
  • Watch: Activists accuse CBI of covering Shopian truth December 14, 2009

    Srinagar: In the most dramatic twist to the Shopian deaths case, the CBI has ruled that the two women whose bodies were found several months ago were neither raped nor murdered. However, activists who have been demanding justice in the Valley say they aren't convinced about the fact that the...
  • 4 policemen get bail in Shopian rape, murder case September 11, 2009

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Friday gave bail to four police officers, arrested for negligence of duty and destruction of vital evidence in the Shopian twin rape and murder case. Justice Sunil Hali asked the accused to deposit Rs 50,000 each. The police officers, including then district police chief, a...
  • Exhume bodies of Shopian women in Kashmir: High Court July 4, 2009

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has ordered that no one can leave Shopian without special permission and the police must exhume the bodies of two women, who were allegedly raped and murdered in the town. The courts order is binding on personnel of the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force...