HC gives 2 weeks to 5 DSGMC schools to pay salary arrears of teachers.

The Delhi High Court has granted two weeks’ time to five schools run by the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) to pay salary arrears to its teachers, some of whom have not been paid since December last year. A bench of justices Vipin Sanghi and Sangita Dhingra Sehgal said “there can be no justification […]

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Delhi High Court takes note of ‘dearth’ of special education teachers in Delhi schools

 The Delhi High Court has taken note of the “dearth” of special education teachers in government schools here and said that despite repeated efforts, the vacancies have not been filled. Special education programs are designed for those students who are mentally, physically, socially or emotionally delayed and special educators are hired to meet the appropriate […]

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HC extends deadline to apply for Delhi Judicial Service Exam till Dec 24

The Delhi High Court has extended the deadline to apply for the Delhi Judicial Service Examination 2018 till December 24. A bench of Justice Vipin Sanghi and A K Chawla said once the schedule for filling the online application form and last date had been declared as December 22, the same could not have been brought to […]

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HC upholds life term to 5 convicts in 2010 Dhaula Kuan gangrape

The Delhi High Court has upheld the life imprisonment awarded to five convicts in the sensational 2010 Dhaula Kuan gangrape case of a 30-year-old BPO woman executive from north-east. A bench of justices Vipin Sanghi and P S Teji dismissed the appeals of five convicts and said that not only was the victim’s testimony sufficient, […]

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Ensure street dogs are not a nuisance while feeding them: HC

Feeding or sheltering stray dogs in the common area of a private property can cause nuisance, the Delhi High Court has said, warning two south Delhi residents to ensure that the canines do not cause fear or discomfort to others. A bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli told the two respondents that they […]

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Dishonest recording of proceedings is injustice: HC

A judge who does not record court proceedings “honestly and fairly” does the greatest injustice to litigants, the Delhi High Court has observed while transferring a corruption case from one trial court to another. The high court, which appreciated the efforts of the special judge to expedite the trial in the case, said it does […]

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HC cautions ebay against violation of its order

(PTI) Delhi High Court has warned e-commerce company, ebay, that violation of its order stopping the site from selling products under any name deceptively similar to the ones coined by Eicher Motors Ltd, the makers of Royal Enfield motorbikes, would be “viewed seriously”. “The defendant No.3 (www.ebay.in) has been put to caution that the infringement […]

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Kids with special needs: HC seeks details from schools

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 […]

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ND Tiwari told to attend paternity suit hearing

The Delhi High Court Monday directed veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari to appear Oct 8 before a local commissioner for cross-examination in a paternity suit against him. Justice Vipin Sanghi refused to grant relief to the 87-year-old Tiwari who, through an application, sought adjournment of the proceedings for eight weeks, citing health reasons. “It appears […]

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Court bars N.D. Tiwari from giving evidence in paternity suit

The Delhi High Court Friday barred veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari from furnishing any evidence in the paternity suit filed by 32-year-old man seeking to declare him as his biological father. Considering the report of the court-appointed commissioner that Tiwari has failed to file his evidence in the case, Justice Vipin Sanghi decided to close […]

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