Bury the hatchet: HC tells Gadkari and Kejriwal

The Delhi High Court on Thursday suggested to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and Arvind Kejriwal to “bury” the hatchet over the alleged statement made by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and “shake hands” with each other in larger “public interest”. A bench of justices Reva Khetrapal and S P Garg observed there would be […]

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Court notice on CRPF bodybuilders’ plea

(IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday issued notice to the central government and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on a plea filed by the bodybuilding team of the paramilitary force against the decision to disband them. Justice Reva Khetrapal and Justice Pratibha Rani sought response from the home ministry and the CRPF and posted […]

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Death penalty reminds criminal that life is precious: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court, while confirming the death penalty to Dec 16 gang rape convicts, Thursday said that such sentence is retained in law to remind such criminals in the society that human life is very precious. A division bench of Justice Reva Khetrapal and Justice Pratibha Rani said: “Society’s abhorrence to the atrocious crimes […]

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‘Dec 16 rape convicts’ counsel making false statements before SC’

The Delhi High Court Wednesday said the counsel appearing for two convicts in the Dec 16 gang rape case was making “false statements” before the Supreme Court. A division bench of Justice Reva Khetrapal and Justice Pratibha Rani said advocate M.L. Sharma, representing Pawan Gupta and Mukesh Singh in the case, misled the apex court […]

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Counsel of Dec 16 gang-rape convicts ‘running away’

The Delhi High Court Friday expressed displeasure over the absence of counsel for convicts in the Dec 16, 2012, gang-rape death sentence confirmation case, saying they are “running away” from court and avoiding proceedings. “It is a very unfortunate situation, we are extremely pained. That is what we can say,” a division bench of Justice […]

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December 16 gang-rape convicts sought kill:HC

Delhi Police on Thursday told the Delhi High Court hearing the confirmation of the death penalty awarded to four convicts in the December 16, 2012 gang-rape case that a conspiracy was hatched to commit rape and then kill the victim. Special Public Prosecutor Dayan Krishnan, appearing for police, also told a division bench of Justice […]

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Dec 16 gang-rape: Prosecution argues for death sentence

The Delhi High Court Friday commenced hearing on the confirmation of the death penalty awarded to four convicts in the Dec 16, 2012, gang-rape case here.  The prosecution said it has all the evidence against the four convicts awarded the death penalty by the trial court. Special Public Prosecutor Dayan Krishnan, starting the arguments, briefed […]

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Delhi HC dismisses plea for translated documents

The Delhi High Court Monday dismissed the plea of two of the four accused in the Dec 16, 2012 gang-rape case, seeking Hindi translation of certain documents including the conviction and sentence orders. A division bench of Justice Reva Khetrapal and Justice Pratibha Rani rejected the plea saying the language of the courts here is […]

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Aviation crisis: Delhi High court reserves order on Air India pilots

The Delhi High Court reserved till Thursday its verdict on a plea by Indian Pilots Guild (IPG), an association of Air India pilots, challenging the single-judge order that restrained the pilots of the national carrier from going on an “illegal strike”. A division bench of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Rajiv Shakdher reserved the order […]

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N.D Tiwari restrained from leaving India until DNA test

The Delhi High Court on Monday restrained veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari from leaving India until he furnishes his blood sample for a DNA test. Justice Reva Khetrapal, hearing the plea of a man who claims to be the biological son, granted two days time to Tiwari to inform the court whether he wants to […]

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