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

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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… Read more »

HC to pass order on DDCA reforms

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 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… Read more »

HC questions need of committees for government to do its work

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 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…. Read more »

Kids with special needs: HC seeks details from schools

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The Delhi High Court today asked private unaided schools here to provide the city government with all details about facilities available in their institutions to cater to children with special needs.A bench of Justice S Ravindra Bhat & Justice Vipin Sanghi said the Directorate of Education (DoE) of the Delhi government shall file an affidavit before January… Read more »

Chandni Chowk traffic congestion: HC pulls up DDA

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The Delhi High Court today pulled up the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) for its failure to devise a smooth traffic mechanism in its Zonal Development Plan for creation of non-motorised vehicle lanes in the congested Chandni Chowk area here. “With an enormous rise in volume of traffic movement, you cannot do a cut and paste… Read more »

Nursery admission: HC notice over guidelines for disabled kids

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The Delhi High Court has issued a notice on a plea, seeking to frame guidelines for children with disabilities seeking admissions, to the central and the city governments. A division bench of Justice S. Ravindra Bhat and Justice R.V. Easwar also asked the Delhi government to indicate its stand on providing three percent reservation for… Read more »

High court curbs on trial in 2008 Delhi blasts cases

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The recording of evidence in five cases related to the 2008 serial blasts was Wednesday stayed by the Delhi High Court on a plea filed by an accused. Accused Mohd Shakeel also sought quashing of an administrative order that transferred the trial of all the five cases related to the blasts to another court. A division bench of Justice… Read more »

Geelani aide moves high court for dropping of charges

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Ghulam Mohammad Bhat, suspected aide of Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Monday moved Delhi High Court against the trial court order of framing charges against him for his alleged involvement in money laundering to fund terror. Bhat in his petition challenged the trial court order dated March 3 when National Investigation Agency (NIA)… Read more »