Rajendra Menon

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Delhi HC dismisses plea to remove Arvind Kejriwal as CM

08 Jan 2019

Delhi HC dismisses plea to remove Arvind Kejriwal as CM

The Delhi High Court today dismissed a plea seeking removal of AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal as Chief Minister of the national capital as he was facing prosecution in a criminal case.

Delhi HC refuses to vacate stay on medicines' online sale

08 Jan 2019

Delhi HC refuses to vacate stay on medicines' online sale

The Delhi High Court today refused to vacate the stay on sale of drugs and prescription medicines by online pharmacies.

Self-styled preacher Daati Maharaj's review petition dismissed by Delhi HC

14 Nov 2018

Self-styled preacher Daati Maharaj's review petition dismissed by Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court today dismissed self-styled preacher Daati Maharaj's plea for review of its decision transferring the probe in the rape case against him to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

PIL on Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute for denying free treatment

26 Oct 2018

PIL on Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute for denying free treatment

The Delhi HC today sought responses of the AAP government and the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute on a PIL alleging that the hospital hasn't provided free treatment to poor patients in last two decades.

Another self-styled godman, Daati Maharaj booked for alleged rape, unnatural-sex

26 Oct 2018

Another self-styled godman, Daati Maharaj booked for alleged rape, unnatural-sex

In yet another incident, where the self-styled godmen are accused of sexual harassment, the CBI has Friday booked Daati Maharaj, a self-styled preacher, who runs a temple in South Delhi, for allegedly raping and having unnatural sex with an inmate of his ashram.

#CBIvsCBI: Special Director Asthana seeks Delhi HC's protection

23 Oct 2018

#CBIvsCBI: Special Director Asthana seeks Delhi HC's protection

On Tuesday, CBI's second-in-command, Special Director Rakesh Asthana approached the Delhi High Court to seek protection against arrest in an alleged bribery case against him.

Graft case: CBI DSP Devender Kumar moves Delhi-HC against arrest

23 Oct 2018

Graft case: CBI DSP Devender Kumar moves Delhi-HC against arrest

CBI DSP Devender Kumar on Tuesday approached the Delhi High Court challenging his arrest in connection with bribery allegations involving agency's Special Director Rakesh Asthana.

Delhi High Court welcomes four new judges including a woman

22 Oct 2018

Delhi High Court welcomes four new judges including a woman

Four new Delhi High Court judges, including a woman, were sworn in on Monday, taking the working strength of the court to 38.

When will Delhi-govt shift students from 99-year-old school-building, asks HC

23 Sep 2018

When will Delhi-govt shift students from 99-year-old school-building, asks HC

The Delhi HC has asked the AAP government by when it can shift students from one of its schools, the 99-year-old building of which is dilapidated.

Fill up vacancies in school for visually impaired: Delhi HC

21 Sep 2018

Fill up vacancies in school for visually impaired: Delhi HC

Delhi High Court has directed the AAP government to "forthwith" appoint 10 contract teachers to vacant posts in a school in Delhi for visually impaired boys and provide the students with "assistive devices" like audio recorders to help them study.

Ensure allotment of area to effigy makers sans hindrance: HC

16 Sep 2018

Ensure allotment of area to effigy makers sans hindrance: HC

Delhi High Court has directed the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) to ensure that the area allotted to artisans, who make Ravana effigies for Dussehra, is exclusively available to them "without any hindrance".

Installed 4,388 CCTVs in Delhi for women safety: Delhi Police

15 Sep 2018

Installed 4,388 CCTVs in Delhi for women safety: Delhi Police

Delhi Police told the Delhi High Court yesterday that they have installed around 4,388 CCTV cameras in vulnerable areas of the national capital to ensure safety and security of women.

All about India's first-ever High Court-monitored kabaddi match

14 Sep 2018

All about India's first-ever High Court-monitored kabaddi match

In what would mark the first such incident, a retired Delhi High Court judge, on Saturday, will oversee a kabaddi selection match between players who were selected at the Asian Games and those who were not.

Notify rules on pet-shops in 2 weeks: HC to Center

02 Sep 2018

Notify rules on pet-shops in 2 weeks: HC to Center

Delhi High Court has granted two weeks time to the Center to notify rules to regulate the running of pet shops and warned that failure to do so could invite strict action against officials concerned.

Justice Geeta Mittal becomes first woman Chief Justice of J&K-HC

04 Aug 2018

Justice Geeta Mittal becomes first woman Chief Justice of J&K-HC

Justice Geeta Mittal was today appointed as the Chief Justice of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court, becoming the first woman judge in the history to head it, according to the law ministry notifications.

Patna HC dismisses petitions against new Nitish Kumar govt

31 Jul 2017

Patna HC dismisses petitions against new Nitish Kumar govt

The Patna HC has dismissed petitions challenging the validity of the new Nitish Kumar government in Bihar. One of the petitions in question was filed by rival RJD.