A habeas corpus petition filed by additional public prosecutor Rajneesh Vardhan's wife, Sweta Priyadarshini alleged that police entered their house on Nov 7 and forcefully took her husband away.
Notably, more than 30 lakh people visit Baba Baidyanath Dham Temple every year during the month-long Shravani Mela in Deoghar.
While campaigning for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Rahul Gandhi had allegedly said why all thieves share the Modi surname.
Virtual hearing was being conducted in the courts since March 2020 when the first wave of the pandemic had hit the state.
PIL in Jharkhand HC against government decision to exclude Hindi as language in staff selection Exam
A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed before the high court by Ekta Vikas Manch during the day.
The CBI also admitted that out of the two arrested persons, one is a professional mobile thief, who has been misguiding the investigating agency by narrating a new story every time he is interrogated.
Jharkhand HC has been reviewing the investigation every week on the directions of Supreme Court, but no concrete information has been provided by the investigating agency so far, it said
According to petitioner Bhairav Singh, buildings constructed using public funds could not be allotted for religious purposes as such acts violated the principle of secularism and the right to equality
Misappropriation of more than Rs 28 crore was detected after the 34th National Games was held in Ranchi following which an FIR was lodged by the Anti-Corruption Bureau on October 6, 2010.
The matter hogged the limelight with a suspicion that she was provoked to commit suicide by someone close to Chief Minister Hemant Soren.
It has been said in the application that the behaviour of Advocate General Rajiv Kumar and Additional Advocate General Sachin Kumar during the last hearing was contrary to the dignity of the court.
The court said prima facie it appeared as though Uttam Anand was hit with something by the person sitting beside the driver.
A bench of Chief Justice N V Ramana and justices Vineet Saran and Surya Kant asked the CBI to file its report weekly with the high court where the bench headed by the Chief Justice would monitor it.
The CBI Counsel informed the Court that he has already received the copy of the notification issued by the state government referring the case to the central agency.
The court, however, said it has full confidence over the assurance given by DGP that investigations will be done professionally.