Delhi HC dismisses plea to halt Central Vista work

The Delhi High Court today dismissed a challenge against the ambitious Central Vista redevelopment project, and fined the petitioner Rs 1 lakh as it called the plea ‘motivated’. Continue Reading

Delhi HC asks TRAI to strictly curb unsolicited calls

The Delhi High Court directed telecom regulator TRAI to ensure ‘complete and strict’ implementation of the regulation issued by it in 2018 for curbing unsolicited commercial communications (UCC). Continue Reading

Editorial: Difficult days

The Delhi High Court has asked the Union government and the Aam Aadmi Party government to treat as a representation a public interest litigation seeking grant of paid leave to women employees during menstruation. Continue Reading

Editorial: Marriages are made in…

The Union government Monday told the Delhi High Court that marriage between same sex couples was ‘not permissible’ as it is not recognised by ‘our laws, legal system, society and our values’. Continue Reading

Editorial: National interest

The Delhi High Court has sought response of the Union government on a plea seeking directions to it to ensure that the name of the manufacturing country is displayed on products being sold on e-commerce sites. Continue Reading

Editoiral: “Interest” diversion

A lot of other issues are getting submerged in the corona tsunami, as the newsprint, internet and television bulletins are full of Covid-19 stories. One such thing that missed the attention of many is a direction by the Delhi High Court. Continue Reading

Delhi violence: People picking up pieces amid tight security

A week after the communal violence in northeast Delhi, the residents are slowly picking up the pieces as the government’s relief and rehabilitation measures have kicked in amid tight vigil by security forces. Continue Reading

HC seeks Centre’s response on plea for FIR against Sonia, Rahul

The Delhi High Court on Friday sought the response of the Centre, Delhi government and the police on pleas seeking FIRs against political leaders, including Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, for alleged hate speeches. Continue Reading

Editorial: Recover from rioters

A plea was moved in Delhi High Court on Tuesday seeking directions to the authorities to recover damages for destruction of public and private property during anti-CAA protests from those responsible. Continue Reading

Jamia varsity violence: Delhi HC agrees to hear PIL

The Delhi High Court today agreed to hear a PIL seeking setting up of a fact- finding committee to look into the violence at Jamia Millia Islamia University following protests over the amended Citizenship Act. Continue Reading