Andhra Pradesh High Court orders seizure of LG Polymers plant and ordered directors not to leave country.

The Andhra Pradesh High Court has ordered the seizure of the premises of LG Polymers plant in Visakhapatnam, where there was a gas leakage, and also barred entry into the plant by all except the committees appointed by the state government. The court had, in its order on May 22, ordered the companys directors not […]

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Vizag doctor sent to jail in kidney sale case

The director of a private hospital in Vishakhapatnam, arrested in an alleged kidney sale case, was brought to Cuttack and sent to jail for two weeks by a local court today. The Vizag-based hospital director 58-year-old N Prabhakar Babu was brought to Cuttack last evening on transit remand and produced before a lower court where […]

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Daiichi plea HC to vacate Sun-Ranbaxy merger stay

Daiichi Sankyo, owner of Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited, has filed a petition in Andhra Pradesh High Court requesting it to vacate the ‘status quo’ order it issued earlier on Sun Pharma-Ranbaxy merger process. The HC may take up hearing on the petition on May 15. Based on a petition filed by two individual investors, the court […]

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Court dismisses Andhra police chief’s plea for extension

The Andhra Pradesh High Court 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 post. Reddy is attaining the age of superannuation on Monday. Dinesh Reddy had challenged […]

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Andhra court rejects Janardhana Reddy’s bail plea

The Andhra Pradesh High Court Thursday dismissed the bail petitions of former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy and managing director of Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) B.V. Srinivasa Reddy in an illegal mining case. Justice K.G. Shankar, who had reserved his order last Friday, pronounced the ruling rejecting the bail petitions of both the accused. The […]

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SC denies bail to Jaganmohan Reddy’s conduit

The bail plea of one of the alleged conduits of YSR Congress chief Jaganmohan Reddy has dismissed by the Supreme Court of India, arrested for their alleged role in a corruption case, saying “white collar crimes” are rising in India and such economic offences poses a “serious threat”. The plea Nimmagadda Prasad has rejected by the apex court who has […]

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Naxal leader moves Delhi HC for bail

Naxal leader Kobad Ghandy has been moved an application at Delhi High Court seeking bail on the grounds that he has already been granted the same relief by Andhra Pradesh High Court in a case. Kobad Ghandy was arrested and jailed for allegedly setting up a base for the banned CPI(Maoist). Sixty five-year-old Ghandy, who was […]

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Andhra Pradesh HC adjourns hearing on Polavaram tenders issue

The Andhra Pradesh High Court adjourned till March 25 hearing on a petition filed by the SOMA-CGG heading the Joint Venture which challenged the action of the state government in processing the application of its competitor Transitory- JSC EC UES for Polavaram irrigation project tenders. Mr Justice R Subash Reddy earlier directed the state government […]

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AP Judicial Academy to support MSMEs on legal issues : Justice Ramana

“The judicial academy is open to serve the industry especially the small scale industries to provide required legal support in their businesses” according to the Andhra Pradesh High Court Acting Chief Justice Justice N V Ramana. In his inaugural address at the annual meeting on ‘Andhra Pradesh-Reviving Economic Growth through focus on skills, Innovation, Rurbanization and […]

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Indecent allegations against spouse amount to cruelty: SC

Filing complaints and making indecent allegations against spouses can be ground for granting divorce, the Supreme Court ruled while holding that staying together is not a pre-condition for causing mental cruelty to a life partner. The apex court set side the verdict of Andhra Pradesh High Court which held that there is no question of […]

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