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Justice A P Sahi sworn in as Chief Justice of Patna High Court

Justice Sahi was a judge of the Allahabad High Court before his present appointment.

published on : 17th November 2018

Patna High Court rejects bail plea of former Bihar minister Manju Verma

Verma had stepped down as the Social Welfare minister following reports alleging close links between her husband Chandrashekhar Verma and Brajesh Thakur, the prime accused in Arms Act case.

published on : 9th October 2018

Patna HC asks Bihar government to explain delay over making new medical colleges, hospitals functional

The high court directed the state government to submit to it full details of the development achieved so far towards making these four medical colleges and hospitals functional.

published on : 11th September 2018

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: PIL in SC against HC order restraining media coverage

The Patna HC, which has been monitoring the probe into the Muzaffarpur shelter home case, had expressed displeasure over the leak of details of the investigation.

published on : 5th September 2018

HC urged to revoke order restraining media from reporting on Muzaffarpur shelter home case

The sexual assault of 34 girls over a period of time in the government-funded Muzaffarpur shelter home came to light after a social audit was conducted by the Mumbai-based TISS.

published on : 26th August 2018

Bihar shelter home rapes: Patna HC raps CBI for failing to submit report, transferring SP heading probe

Asking why the court was not informed beforehand about the transfer, the Bench asked the CBI counsel to keep the court informed about such processes in future.

published on : 23rd August 2018

Justice LN Reddy named as new University of Hyderabad Chancellor

Former Chief Justice of the Patna High Court, Justice L Narasimha Reddy, has been appointed as Chancellor of the University of Hyderabad by President Ram Nath Kovind.

published on : 5th July 2018

Second topper in Bihar’s Class X exams of 2017 may become topper as Patna High Court orders probe into her claims

Bhavya disagreed with the marks she had secured in Hindi, social studies and Sanskrit and claimed that the evaluation of her answers were inappropriate.

published on : 9th May 2018

Patna diary: Airport starts round-the-clock operations, HC sets deadline for curbing noise pollution and new varsity faces space crunch blues

Nearly 35 years after its inception, the Jayaprakash Narayan International (JPNI) Airport in Patna began round-the-clock flight operations from Sunday midnight.

published on : 28th March 2018

Lack of judicial officers forces Bihar courts to battle huge pendency of cases

Litigants face harrowing time in Bihar, with over 16 lakh cases pending in subordinate judiciary due to a whopping 45 per cent vacancies of judicial officers.

published on : 19th February 2018

Bihar government draws flak from HC over manner of implementation of prohibition

The court passed the order on a petition filed by North Bengal State Transport Corporation, which had challenged the confiscation of one of its buses.

published on : 24th January 2018

Patna HC quashes FIR against Lebanese citizen

The Patna High Court has quashed an FIR lodged against a Lebanese citizen for allegedly entering Indian territory two years ago without a valid visa.

published on : 18th January 2018

Nitish government stands: Patna HC brushes aside S R Bommai, goes by Goa precedent

After hearing the petitions, the court dismissed them on the ground that the new government was formed as per constitutional process.

published on : 31st July 2017