Category: Karnataka High Court

Man held for threatening to blow up Karnataka High Court, says he wanted to frame kin

Source: BENGALURU: The Vidhana Soudha police on Friday arrested a man who had allegedly sent a letter to the Registrar of the Karnataka High Court last month claiming to be from the ‘International Khalistaan Support Group’ and threatening to carry out bomb blasts at the High Court. Investigations have revealed that the accused, identified as 36-year-old

Prajwal Revanna to make counter-claim against A. Manju in poll plea

Source: Prajwal Revanna, Hassan MP, will file a counter-petition before the Karnataka High Court against A. Manju of the BJP who had filed an election petition in the court questioning Mr. Prajwal’s election in the parliamentary polls in April-May this year. Making a submission before the court on Monday, Mr. Prajwal’s counsel told the court that

Rahul backs hunger strike to lift Bandipur traffic ban

Source: Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday came out in support of the youth organisations who have launched an indefinite hunger strike against the ban on night traffic on the Kozhikode-Bengaluru National Highway 766 that passes through the Bandipur Tiger Reserve. A host of outfits, including Youth Congress, DYFI, Yuva Morcha among others,

Educate citizens on how to claim damages by Oct 11, HC raps BBMP

Source: BENGALURU: The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday granted time till October 11 to Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) to submit a compliance report on directions issued to give wide publicity about rights in claiming compensation from the civic body in case of damages due to poor condition of roads in the city. The division

Karnataka ‘Cyanide’ Serial Killer, Who Murdered Woman After Raping Them, Convicted for 16th Case

Source: Mangaluru: “Cyanide” Mohan, a serial killer who has murdered several women using the deadly chemical after befriending and raping them, has been convicted of killing another woman a music teacher in Karnataka, taking the total number of his convictions to 16. Mohan, who has previously been convicted of killing women in public toilets by

Karnataka High Court refuses to allow online sale of liquor, says no provision in Act

Source: BENGALURU: The Karnataka High Court has refused to allow online sale of liquor to consumers in the state. The court passed the order, while dismissing a petition filed by Hip Bar Pvt Ltd, a company engaged in offering semi-closed prepaid payment instrument (Mobile Wallet) to its customers among other services. Justice S. Sujatha, in

Karnataka HC dismisses pleas of Shivakumar, 3 others

Source: Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday dismissed the appeals of former minister D.K. Shivakumar and three others, who had challenged the order of a single-judge bench dismissing their plea questioning the ED summons against them in a money laundering case. The division bench, headed by Chief Justice A.S. Oka, upheld the single-judge bench