Plea in in Delhi High Court against poll outcome

NEW DELHI: Three candidates of the Congress-backed National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) moved the Delhi High Court challenging the Delhi University Students’ Union election results, on the grounds that voting machines were allegedly tampered with. The plea filed by three candidates alleged that EVMs were tampered with and questioned how “privately procured” EVMs could have been used […]

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National Herald case: Delhi High Court rejected, Sonia Gandhi, Son Rahul’s Request In Tax Case

NEW DELHI: A bench of Justice S. Ravindra Bhat and Justice A.K. Chawla of Delhi High Court dismissed the pleas of Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi challenging the reopening of their tax assessment for the year 2011-12. Rahul has moved the court challenging a notice issued against him by Income Tax Department seeking to re-open […]

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HC declined order against felling trees for south Delhi re-development

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today declined to put on hold the felling of trees sanctioned by the Centre in connection with the re-development of six south Delhi colonies by the National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) and the Central Public Works Department (CPWD). While refusing to pass any interim order, a vacation bench of Justices […]

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HC sought response of journalist, arrested by CBI

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today sought the response of journalist Upendra Rai, arrested by the CBI for his alleged involvement in dubious financial transactions, on a plea seeking cancellation of his bail. Justice A K Chawla issued notice to the scribe and sought his stand by July 6 on the CBI’s appeal against the […]

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HC directed AAP to repair potholes after removal of speed breakers

New Delhi: the Delhi High Court has noted removal of speed breakers from roads often leaves behind potholes and sharp objects hazardous to vehicle tyres and directed the AAP government and the local bodies to coordinate and ensure necessary repairs are carried out. The directions by a bench of justices S Ravindra Bhat and A.K Chawla […]

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National Herald case : Young Indian Pvt Ltd asked to deposit Rs 10 cr in IT case

The Delhi High Court today directed Young Indian Pvt Ltd, in which Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi are major stakeholders, to deposit Rs 10 crore in the Rs 249.15 crore income tax proceedings against it. A bench of Justices S Ravindra Bhat and A K Chawla directed the company — earlier […]

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HC to pass order on DDCA reforms

 The Delhi High Court today said it will pass an order to usher in reforms at the controversy-ridden Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) after its general body rejected a majority of amendments on good governance, including abolition of ‘proxy votes’, proposed by a court-appointed Administrator. A bench of Justices S Ravindra Bhat and A […]

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HC questions need of committees for government to do its work

 The Delhi High Court today questioned the need to set up “elaborate committees” for the government to do its work. “Does the government need committees to do its work? Why do you need elaborate committees,” was the query posed by a bench of Justices S Ravindra Bhat and A K Chawla to the Delhi government. […]

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