Gujarat High court

Remnants of Surat madrassa razed to ground after HC refused to intervene

The management of the religious school had contended before the high court that the school had been built on the land donated through an oral gift deed.

published on : 27th May 2022

Gujarat HC declines bail to accused in communal clash on Ram Navami 

The accused, Prakash Pandya, was part of a procession that was taken out to celebrate the festival on April 10 and he was purportedly seen wielding a sword in a CCTV grab.

published on : 25th May 2022

Gauhati HC CJ Dhulia, Justice Pardiwala of Gujarat HC take oath as SC judges as apex court reaches its full strength of 34 judges

CJI N V Ramana administered the oath of office to justices Dhulia and Pardiwala during a function at the newly-built auditorium of the additional building complex of the apex court.

published on : 9th May 2022

In big boost to realty sector, Gujarat HC provides GST relief to homebuyers

GST is not charged on the sale of land and 1/3rd of the total amount is deemed as value of land, and hence deducted from overall cost of construction of a flat or bungalow.

published on : 7th May 2022

SC to regain full strength, collegium for elevation of Gauhati HC CJ, Justice Pardiwala of Gujarat HC

Justice Pardiwala would go on to become the CJI for over two years if the recommendation is accepted by the Centre.

published on : 5th May 2022

Rape convict Narayan Sai booked on Gujarat HC directive for producing fake documents to get bail

Narayan Sai, son of jailed godman Asaram, is currently lodged in a Surat jail for repeatedly sexually assaulting a woman at his father's ashram between 2002 and 2005.

published on : 8th April 2022

Physical school attendance not compulsory for current academic year: Gujarat government tells HC

The court was hearing a PIL challenging a government circular which made it mandatory for all school students to attend physical classes.

published on : 30th March 2022

Gujarat HC extends stay on proceedings against Rahul Gandhi in defamation case

Justice VM Pancholi posted the hearing to April 8 and said the interim stay granted earlier on the proceedings will continue till then.

published on : 28th March 2022

Why insist on 100 per cent offline attendance in schools when pandemic risk remains? Gujarat HC asks government

A division bench of Chief Justice Arvind Kumar and Justice Ashutosh Kumar said the government should rather leave it to the discretion of parents as far as the school attendance is concerned.

published on : 24th March 2022

2008 serial blast case: Gujarat HC issues notices to 38 convicts for confirmation of death sentence under CrPC

As per section 366 of the CrPC, a death sentence is not executed unless it is confirmed by a High Court in case the sentence is awarded by a sessions court.

published on : 9th March 2022

PM Narendra Modi's hometown residents move Gujarat HC against land acquisition for project

The affected families have lived there for the last 50 years and the proposed buffer zone is not such a project that will require land acquisition without an SIA, the counsel maintained.

published on : 7th March 2022

State cannot be permitted to take benefit of its own wrong: Supreme Court

The apex court upheld a Gujarat HC order directing the state government to pay pensionary benefits to a man who retired after rendering more than 30 years of service.

published on : 19th February 2022

Activist Amit Jethwa murder: SC requests HC to dispose former MP Dinu Solanki's appeal by year end

The apex court passed the order while hearing a plea against the September last year order of the high court which had suspended the life sentence awarded to the former MP by a trial court.

published on : 1st February 2022

COVID-19 surge: Gujarat HC restricts entry of people in its premises

The curbs will come into effect from Wednesday, as per a circular issued by the HC's registrar general on Monday.

published on : 4th January 2022

Husband can't force wife to have sex: Gujarat High Court 

A bench of Justices JB Pardiwala and Niral Mehta overruled the order of the family court directing the woman to stay with her husband and establish marital rights.

published on : 30th December 2021
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