Providing food, clothing, education and financial assistance to orphans: AAP govt to Delhi High Court

The AAP government on Thursday told the Delhi High Court it was providing food, clothing, medical care, education and financial assistance under various schemes to orphans in the national capital. The Delhi government said it was also providing the orphans career guidance, ensured job placements, created Aadhaar cards, opened bank accounts for them and also […]

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Delhi High Court declines to entertain plea seeking free COVID-19 testing and treatment for all at pvt labs, hospitals

The Delhi High Court Tuesday declined to entertain a plea seeking free of cost COVID-19 testing and treatment at all private labs and hospitals in the national capital for everyone, rich or poor, saying PILs should be filed with “some responsibility”. A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan said it […]

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Ambiguity in notification extending time to give suggestions to draft EIA 2020: Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court on Monday said there was “ambiguity” in the Centre’s decision extending time till June 30 for giving objections and suggestions to its draft Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) notification of 2020, terming it as “unfair” to the public. A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan said there […]

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Plea in Delhi High Court challenges ban on export of PPE kits.

 The Delhi High Court has sought response of the Centre and the AAP government on a plea by a private firm challenging the ban on export of personal protective equipment (PPE) kits and medical masks during the COVID-19 pandemic. Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva directed that the Delhi government be also made a party in the matter […]

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Delhi High Court : Suspended website promoting e-pharmacies on Aarogya Setu app.

The Centre has informed the Delhi High Court that it has suspended a website which was linked to the official mobile application Aarogya Setu and promoting sale of medicines through e-pharmacies. The Centre’s submission came on a plea seeking to de-link from Aarogya Setu mobile app, the website — www.aarogyasetumitr.in — as it was acting […]

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Delhi High Court puts on hold bail granted to accused in 9 cases including murder, attempt to murder and extortion.

The Delhi High Court has put on hold the interim bail granted by a trial court to an accused in nine criminal cases including murder, attempt to murder and extortion. By a common order of May 12, the sessions court granted the accused interim bail for 45 days in all the nine separate cases so […]

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Delhi High Court : AAP government taking urgent steps for cremation of COVID-19 deceased.

The AAP government informed the Delhi High Court on Friday that it was taking urgent steps, including extending the timings of crematoriums, to tackle the issue of cremating those who have died due to COVID-19 and the piling up of bodies at mortuaries. The Delhi government told the court that 28 such bodies were cremated […]

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 The Delhi High Court again puts on hold intellectual property rights authority notices on limitation.

The Delhi High Court has again put on hold operation of two fresh public notices issued by the intellectual property rights authority, giving lawyers and litigants time till June 1 to complete documentation in cases before it. On May 11, the high court stayed a May 4 public notice of the Controller General of Patents, […]

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Sharjeel Imam moves HC against order giving time to police to complete probe under UAPA

Former JNU student Sharjeel Imam moved the Delhi High Court Monday challenging trial court’s order granting more time to the police to conclude investigation in the case related to alleged inflammatory speeches during the protests against CAA and NRC. The plea was mentioned before the high court and is likely to be listed on May […]

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Delhi High Court : Arrests in relation to Delhi riots be made in accordance with SC guidelines.

The Delhi High Court has directed that arrests in connection with the recent riots in the national capital, shall be done in accordance with the Supreme Court guidelines related to arrest and detention. The direction was issued by a bench of Justices Siddharth Mridul and Talwant Singh which also issued notice to the Centre, Delhi […]

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