DELHI HIGH COURT

  • Delhi Gangrape case: Victim's mother says the fight for justice will continue July 14, 2014

    Family members of the brutally gangraped 23yearold physiotherapist who succumbed to injuries in 2012, have said that they will continue the fight for justice. The Supreme Court has stayed the death sentence of the two convicts implicated in the case. The convicts had approached the apex court challenging the Delhi...
  • Commuters rejoice as toll ends at DelhiGurgaon expressway February 20, 2014

    Toll plazas in 12 of the 16 lanes will be dismantled on DelhiGurgaon Expressway as the legal dispute over the plazas ended on Wednesday under the supervision of the Delhi High Court. ...
  • A Billion Votes: HC pulls up Delhi government for state of night shelters January 27, 2014

    After facing a rebellion by its MLA Vinod Kumar Binny and under attack from the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Arvind Kejriwal government is facing the heat in the Delhi High Court. The HC on Monday slammed the AAP for not inviting all NGOs on the night shelter issue and seeking...
  • News 360: SC upholds Section 377, rules gay sex illegal December 11, 2013

    In a huge setback for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community, the Supreme Court has set aside the Delhi High Court ruling that decriminalised homosexuality and had struck down Section 377. While setting aside the 2009 Delhi High Court order, the apex court observed that Section 377 is...
  • Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal taken into custody November 30, 2013

    Tehelka FounderEditor Tarun Tejpal has been taken into custody by the Goa police in the sexual assault case involving a woman journalist. Tejpal will now be taken for medical examination following which his interrogation will begin. ...
  • BJP not targeting Tejpal but Congress protecting him: Sushma November 28, 2013

    BJP leader Sushma Swaraj reiterated that a Union Minister was protecting Tehelka FounderEditor Tarun Tejpal in the sexual assault case. Swaraj also rubbished allegations that the BJP was targeting him but it was the Congress which was protecting him. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 27, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Tejpal sexual assault case: Is brand Tehelka finished? November 27, 2013

    The sexual assault case leveled against Tehelka editorinchief Tarun Tejpal has affected the magazine's credibility with questions being raised about the way its management has handled the case. Observers have cast doubts on whether the magazine will be able to revive its image in the market. ...
  • News 360: Goa police summons Tejpal, asks him to appear by Thursday 3 pm November 27, 2013

    Soon after the Delhi High Court reserved its order in the alleged sexual assault case against Tehelka FounderEditor Tarun Tejpal, Goa Police on Wednesday summoned Tejpal to appear before the investigating officer by 3 pm on Thursday. Goa Police DIG OP Mishra said the summon has been issued to the...
  • Crash left Wing Commander Kalia unable to lead normal life: Lawyer July 17, 2013

    Wing Commander Sanjeet Singh Kalia has filed a petition saying that flying a MiG21 violated his right to work in a safe environment. ...
  • 1984 antiSikh riots case: Legal troubles not over yet for Sajjan Kumar April 30, 2013

    The three time Congress MP may now face the heat as the CBI may challenge his acquittal and the High Court is yet to give its opinion on the other riots case pending against him. ...
  • News 360: All train fares hiked, Owaisi sent to 14day judicial custody January 9, 2013

    The Delhi High Court has slammed the Delhi police over the Delhi gangrape case, says timely action could have prevented such crime. ...
  • Gangrape: Delhi High Court pulls up Delhi Police January 9, 2013

    Delhi High Court said that timely action by the police could have prevented the incident. ...
  • News 360: Delhi HC pulls up police for imposing sec 144 at India Gate January 2, 2013

    The High Court said that the Delhi Police should have tried to maintain law and order instead of imposing section 144. ...
  • FTN: What should be done to curb crimes against women? December 19, 2012

    There was anger on the streets of Delhi over Sunday's horrific gangrape of a 23yearold medical student who was then beaten and thrown out of a moving bus along with a male friend. ...
  • Hang guilty in Delhi gangrape case within 30 days: Sushma December 19, 2012

    BJP leader and Leader of the Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj said that the Delhi bus gangrape case should be tried in a fasttrack court. ...
  • Political will needed to curb rape incidents: Brinda Karat December 19, 2012

    CPI leader Brinda Karat said that violence against women rarely become mainstream political agenda. ...
  • Is being raped worse than being murdered in India? December 19, 2012

    One woman is raped every 29 minutes, two women every hour, every day of the year in India. What's worse, the trauma of a victim only begins after she is raped. An insensitive society, police force and the judicial system violates her every time she steps out to seek justice. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Protests across the country to express anger, disgust December 19, 2012

    People expressed shock and outrage over Sunday's horrific gangrape of a 23yearold medical student who was then beaten and thrown out of a moving bus along with a male friend. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 22, 2012

    The Delhi High Court on Thursday acquitted two alleged Jammu and Kashmir Islamic Front militants of all the charges in the 1996 Lajpat Nagar blast case. ...
  • 1996 Lajpat Nagar blast case: Delhi HC slams police probe November 22, 2012

    The Delhi High Court on Thursday acquitted two alleged Jammu and Kashmir Islamic Front militants of all the charges in the 1996 Lajpat Nagar blast case. ...
  • Should all personal laws be uniform? June 7, 2012

    Delhi High Court has ruled that a Muslim girl can marry as per her choice at the age of 15 years if she has attained puberty. ...
  • Muslim Law Board hails HC's order on girls' marriage June 6, 2012

    The High Court said a Muslim girl can marry as per her choice at the age of 15 years if she has attained puberty. ...
  • The Last Word: Are AI pilots greedy or are their demands justified? May 10, 2012

    Around 200 Air India pilots owing allegiance to Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) had reported sick on Tuesday resulting in cancellation of at least 13 international flights. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Ajit Singh May 9, 2012

    Soon after the Delhi HC declared that the Air India Pilots' strike is illegal, the management acted and sacked 10 more pilots. ...
  • Govt's comment on gay sex outrageous: Activist February 23, 2012

    According to reports, the Union Home Ministry has opposed the decriminalisation of gay sex in the country. ...
  • No proof of bribe taken by BJP MPs in cashforvotes: HC November 16, 2011

    Sudheendra Kulkarni and former BJP MPs Fagan Kulaste and Mahavir Bhagora will walk out of Tihar jail on Thursday. ...
  • Delhi Police's Uturn behind Manu Sharma's parole? November 16, 2011

    Manu Sharma, the killer of Jessica Lall, was on Wednesday granted a fiveday parole from November 2125. ...
  • CJ Damini exposes insensitivity of hospitals September 17, 2011

    Damini Sharma, whose father died in the Delhi High Court blast, exposes the insensitivity of hospitals in dealing with tragedies. ...
  • Delhi HC blast: victims' families speak out September 14, 2011

    A family member of Delhi High Court blast victim said instead of fighting, we have just accepted terrorism. ...