Calcutta HC

PIL demands CBI probe into singer KK's death

Noting that the union that organised the programme is controlled by TMCP, students' wing of the ruling party, the petitioner stated that impartial investigation may not be possible by a state agency.

published on : 6th June 2022

Calcutta High Court allows Abhishek Banerjee, wife to go to Dubai

Abhishek Banerjee prayed that his personal attendance before the ED may be excused for the time being since he may have to travel abroad for medical treatment.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Trial in absentia rules in CrPC need to change for better amendments of justice: Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta HC recommended that amendments be made to the CrPC for incorporating provisions for trial in absentia of an absconding accused for better administration of criminal justice.

published on : 6th May 2022

Calcutta HC asks legal services authority to take action for awarding compensation in 5 rape cases

Two PILs have been filed seeking a court-monitored probe into the cases or investigation by any independent agency.

published on : 2nd May 2022

CBI files probe progress report of Hanskhali rape case before Calcutta High Court

The CBI on Friday arrested two persons including a TMC panchayat member, who is father of prime the accused, taking the total number of arrests in the case to six.

published on : 2nd May 2022

SC collegium recommends 6 names for appointment as permanent judges in Calcutta HC

The SC collegium headed by CJI NV Ramana has recommended to the Centre the names of six additional judges for appointment as permanent ones in the Calcutta HC.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Calcutta High Court asks CBI to file fresh case in school recruitment scandal

The court gave the agency a free hand to interrogate any person they think fit, whatever be his social or political status.

published on : 7th April 2022

Calcutta High Court bars CBI from taking ex-SSC advisor into custody in recruitment scandal

The division bench headed by Justice Sen had on Friday granted a stay on Justice Gangopadhyay's earlier order for SP Sinha's appearance before the CBI till Monday.

published on : 5th April 2022

Calcutta High Court orders CBI probe into murder of Congress councillor Tapan Kandu

Justice Rajasekhar Mantha directed the CBI to submit a report on its investigation in the case in 45 days.

published on : 4th April 2022

Calcutta HC directs SEC to examine ground situation in municipalities going to polls, take call on paramilitary force deployment

A division bench said if the commissioner decides against deploying paramilitary forces, then he will be personally liable to ensure that violence-free and fair elections take place.

published on : 23rd February 2022

Calcutta High Court panel inspected Gangasagar venue, pilgrims subjected to RT-PCR test: Official

Puri seer Nischalananda Saraswati, who visited the island, told that unfair attempts to politicise the pandemic situation and the holy event have been made.

published on : 13th January 2022

Calcutta High Court quashes case against Mithun Chakraborty linking him with poll violence

Observing that the petitioner is a popular matinee idol, Justice Chanda said the involvement of film stars in politics in the country is nothing new.

published on : 9th December 2021

Supreme Court Collegium recommends re-transfer of Justice Joymalya Bagchi from Andhra HC to Calcutta HC

Justice Bagchi, who was elevated as a judge of the Calcutta HC in 2011, was transferred to the Andhra Pradesh HC earlier this year.

published on : 22nd September 2021

West Bengal illegal coal mining scam case: SC adjourns hearing for two weeks

The SC was hearing the petition filed by the accused, Majee, on whether the probe agency can exercise its jurisdiction over railway areas, in the state, without the prior consent of state government.

published on : 1st September 2021

Calcutta HC judge releases CBI's revision plea against Bimal Gurung's discharge in murder case

Tamang was attacked with sharp weapons when he was overseeing preparations for a public meeting at Clubside in the heart of Darjeeling town on May 21, 2010.

published on : 13th August 2021
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