Delhi High Court reserves order on plea against exemption to Phogat and Punia

The Delhi High Court on Friday said it will pass an order on July 22 on a challenge to the exemption granted to top wrestlers Vinesh Phogat and Bajrang Punia from the Asian Games trials.  

22 Jul 2023

WFI stand sought on exemption to two wrestlers

On Tuesday, the four-member ad-hoc committee running the WFI decided to send Punia and Phogat to the Asian Games-2023 exempting their trial bouts.

21 Jul 2023

Wrestlers sexual harassment case: Delhi court grants bail to ex-WFI chief Brij Bhushan 

The bail plea of the accused may be decided without him being taken in physical custody or by granting interim bail till the bail application is decided, the SC had observed earlier.

20 Jul 2023

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Further action on chargesheet against Tytler on July 21

The court asked the probe agency to bring a complaint under section 195 CrPC filed by the public servant for violation of his orders by the accused.

20 Jul 2023

Sisodia to get footage of ‘manhandling’ incident

On May 23, Sisodia was interacting with the media outside the courtroom when all of a sudden, he was seen moved by a cop who caught hold of him putting his arm around Sisodia’s head.

20 Jul 2023

Delhi court grants interim bail to ex-WFI chief Brij Bhushan Singh in sexual harassment case

During the hearing, the Additional Public Prosecutor submitted that even though the chargesheet (against Singh) has been filed without arrest, he still opposes the bail application.

18 Jul 2023

Delhi HC relief for man facing POCSO Act case

Noting the serious nature and harsh punishment under POCSO Act, the Delhi High Court granted an accused an opportunity to cross examine a prosecution witness in the case.

15 Jul 2023

BBC docu case: DU moves HC against relief to Congress student leader

A division bench headed by Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and comprising Justice Najmi Waziri on Friday issued notice to Lokesh Chugh, a Ph.D scholar and NSUI national secretary.

15 Jul 2023

INTERVIEW | IMD able to make very accurate forecasts now: Dr Mrutyunjay Mohapatra

In light of the extreme weather events, Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) director  general Dr Mrutyunjay Mohapatra speaks to Jaison Wilson about the changing weather scenario Delhi.

14 Jul 2023

Coal block scam: Special court convicts Ex-MP Vijay Darda, coal secretary HC Gupta, others

The judge will hear the argument on the quantum of punishment on July 18.

13 Jul 2023

Delhi HC refuses to restrain "Nyay: The Justice", scraps late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's father's plea

As per the present suit, the movie producers did not take permission from any of his legal representatives, including the plaintiff who is the sole surviving legal heir of Sushant Singh Rajput.

12 Jul 2023

Tis Hazari incident stokes fresh fear among lawyers

On April 21, Saket court complex had witnessed a scene of a debarred lawyer allegedly firing multiple gunshots at a woman who reportedly owed him money.

12 Jul 2023

Brij Bhushan sexually harassed, molested, and stalked wrestlers, says Delhi police chargesheet

The FIRs narrate several alleged instances of sexual harassment like inappropriate touching, groping, stalking, and intimidation by Singh at different times and places over a decade.

11 Jul 2023

Settle defamation case in amicable manner, Delhi HC tells Gahlot & Gupta

The AAP leader had approached the high court alleging Gupta had posted the ‘defamatory’ tweet claiming irregularities in the procurement of 1,000 low floor buses by DTC.

11 Jul 2023

2020 Delhi riots: Court acquits 6 men of arson and loot

They were allegedly a part of a riotous mob that committed trespass and thefts in a shop in Bhagirathi Vihar during the riots.

09 Jul 2023