Category: Patna High Court

Democracy On Test In Bihar

Source:- the International Society of Political Psychologists in Lisbon, in the summer of 2019, as American scholar Professor Shawn Rosenberg began reading his paper, Democracy Devouring itself: The Rise of the Incompetent Citizen and the Appeal of Right Wing Populism. The excitement soon segued into murmurs of protest as Rosenberg claimed that democracy was devouring

Delay of over two years in uploading Patna HC judgment since its pronouncement, SC asks high court registrar to submit report

Source:- Surprised by the inordinate delay of 733 days between the pronouncement of a judgment by the Patna High Court on January 28, 2018, and its uploading on the court website on May 1, 2019, the Supreme Court last week directed the Registrar General of the Patna High Court to submit a report on whether

Granddaughter of Sachchidananda Sinha appeals authorities not to demolish Patna Collectorate

Source:- made an appeal to authorities not to demolish the historic Patna Collectorate, joining a growing chorus for preserving the centuries-old landmark. Sinha, who donned multiple hats during his illustrious career as a barrister, a lawmaker, journalist and university administrator, was at the forefront of a movement that eventually led to the creation of a

Copyright violation case: Supreme Court dismisses Tamil director Shankar’s plea

Source:- The Supreme Court has dismissed a petition for cancellation of a copyright violation case against a film director from Tamil Nadu. The petition had challenged the order of the Madras High Court, which said that the copyright violation case against him for the Tamil movie Endhiran cannot be dismissed. The appeal was from director

Bihar ambulance service workers on strike, Patna High Court pulls up government

Source:- New Delhi (ILNS): The Patna High Court has sought a reply from the state health department within two days over the alleged strike of ambulance employees attached to the 102 emergency service amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The bench of Chief Justice Sanjay Karol and Justice S Kumar was hearing a PIL filed by Gaurav

Patna Collectorate rare specimen of Dutch architecture, priceless gem to preserve: Experts

Source:- New Delhi/Patna, Oct 5 (PTI) Endowed with high ceilings, magnificent pillars and hanging skylights, the buildings of the sprawling Patna Collectorate complex are “rare specimens” of Dutch and British architecture which need to be preserved as a “priceless gem” for posterity, experts said on Monday.The fate of this iconic landmark in Patna currently hangs

Patna HC refused to vacate stay on Netflix documentary, directing the lower court to pass an order within two weeks

Source:-theindianwire The Patna High Court on Friday, refused to vacate the order passed by a sub-judge in Araria staying the airing of the documentary Bad Boy Billionaires, directing instead that Netflix canvass its submissions before the lower court (Netflix India v. Sahara and Ors). Justice Birendra Kumar, asked ‘Netflix,’ the appellant before him, to approach