Madhya Pradesh High Court: News

11 May 2024

Kareena Kapoor Khan

Kareena Kapoor receives legal notice for 'Bible' mention in book

The Madhya Pradesh High Court has reportedly issued a notice to Bollywood actor Kareena Kapoor Khan over the title of her 2021 pregnancy memoir, Kareena Kapoor Khan's Pregnancy Bible.

04 May 2024

Indian Penal Code

Unnatural sex with wife not rape: Madhya Pradesh High Court 

The Madhya Pradesh High Court has ruled that unnatural sex with one's wife does not constitute rape under the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

22 Mar 2024


Madhya Pradesh: ASI begins scientific survey of Bhojshala complex

The Archeological Survey of India (ASI) on Friday began a scientific examination at the Bhojshala/Kamal Maula Mosque complex in Dhar district, Madhya Pradesh.

11 Mar 2024

Gyanvapi Mosque

Madhya Pradesh HC orders ASI survey of contested Bhojshala complex

The Madhya Pradesh High Court, on Monday, instructed the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to perform a scientific examination of the Bhojshala complex in Dhar district.

Arya Samaj has no business to issue marriage certificates: SC

Rejecting a bail plea of an accused booked for the kidnap and rape of a minor girl, the Supreme Court on Friday said Arya Samaj had no business issuing marriage certificates.

04 Jun 2021

Madhya Pradesh

3,000 doctors resign in MP after court calls strike 'illegal'

Thousands of junior doctors in Madhya Pradesh have resigned, following a High Court order which said their strike was "illegal" and asked them to resume duties by today.

26 Feb 2021


Munawar Faruqui case: Co-accused Nalin Yadav, Sadakat Khan granted bail

The Madhya Pradesh High Court today granted interim bail to Nalin Yadav and Sadakat Khan, who were last month arrested along with comedian Munawar Faruqui in a case registered against them for allegedly hurting religious sentiments during a comic show in Indore.

Supreme Court grants interim bail to comedian Munawar Faruqui

The Supreme Court on Friday granted interim bail to stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui, who was arrested last month for allegedly hurting religious sentiments by mocking Hindu deities.

28 Jan 2021

Amit Shah

Comedian Munawar Faruqui denied bail by Madhya Pradesh HC

The Madhya Pradesh High Court today rejected the bail applications filed by stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui and one of his associates Nalin Yadav.

Petition seeking stay on film on Sushant filed in MP

Amid the controversies surrounding the death case of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, fresh reports suggest that a petition has been filed to put a stay on the release of a short film based on the late actor's life.

23 Oct 2020

Madhya Pradesh

EC approaches SC over restrictions on physical rallies in MP

The Election Commission (EC) approached the Supreme Court to contest an earlier order of the Madhya Pradesh High Court that imposed restrictions on physical rallies in the state ahead of the by-polls scheduled for next month.

12 Oct 2018

Madhya Pradesh

#MeToo fire spreads to Indian judiciary: HC judge accused

Having scorched media and entertainment, and having touched industry, the #MeToo fire has now spread to the Indian judiciary.

Girl claims BJP-leader misled her to accuse Congress-MLA of rape

The 21-year-old journalism student who accused Congress MLA Hemant Katare of rape took a U-turn on Thursday and said she levelled the accusations after being misled by BJP member Arvind Bhadoriya.

09 Apr 2018

Madhya Pradesh

MP: HC sends notice to government for making babas ministers

The Madhya Pradesh High Court, on Monday, issued a notice to the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government for giving MoS status to 5 seers.