Category: Allahabad High Court

‘No Matter What the Ayodhya Verdict is, Muslims Stand to Lose’: Former Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah

Source: New Delhi: Muslims stand to lose regardless of whether the Supreme Court verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case is favourable towards the community or not, former Aligarh Muslim University vice-chancellor Lt Gen (retd) Zameer Uddin Shah told News18 on Friday. The Army veteran has also advocated gifting the contested site in

Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (September 30, 2019)

source: Report on Ganga pollution The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on September 27, 2019 directed the chief secretary of Uttar Pradesh to ensure the supply of drinking water to the residents of Rania, Kanpur Dehat and Rakhi Mandi, Kanpur Nagar, where there has been a chromium dump since 1976, and has not been shifted despite repeated orders.

Gorakhpur deaths: Inquiry into Dr Kafeel Khan is still on, says Uttar Pradesh government

Source: The Uttar Pradesh government has said the inquiry into Dr Kafeel Khan, a former paediatrician at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College and Hospital in Gorakhpur, where 63 children died in 2017 because of lack of oxygen, is still on, The Indian Express reported on Sunday. The government’s statement came on Saturday, hours after Khan asked

Deadline for Ayodhya hearing: What if case is not decided before CJI retires?

Source: he Supreme Court has set a tentative deadline for completion of arguments in Ayodhya title dispute by October 18. If this happens, this would give the bench roughly a month’s time to pronounce its judgment. For, if the Supreme Court bench does not decide the case before Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi retires on November 17,

Woman threatens suicide over delay in Chinmayanand arrest

Source: A 23-year-old law student who accused Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Chinmayanand of rape alleged on Wednesday that police were delaying the arrest of the former minister and threatened to immolate herself. Hours later, the special investigation team (SIT) investigating the case said an arrest would only be made with “solid evidence” even

Chinmayanand held for sexual assault on law student, police say he has owned up

Source: Former Union minister and BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand, accused of sexually assaulting a 23-year-old law student at his ashram, was arrested Friday, four days after the woman recorded her statement before a magistrate in Shahjahanpur. Police have not booked him on the charge of rape, and invoked instead sexual intercourse by a person in authority,