Madhya Pradesh High Court

Madhya Pradesh High Court reserves order on election petition against Pragya Thakur

Pragya Thakur, MP from Bhopal, has filed an application seeking to dismiss the petition, said her lawyer, former advocate general P K Kaurav.

published on : 30th November 2019

Madhya Pradesh HC upholds actor Monica Bedi's acquittal in fake passport case

The high court dismissed the two criminal revisions against the acquittal of Bedi- one filed by the state government, and another suo motu on the basis of a newspaper report.

published on : 19th November 2019

Justice Mittal sworn in as Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court

Justice AK Mittal was earlier Chief Justice of the Meghalaya High Court.

published on : 3rd November 2019

Justice Jitendra Kumar Maheshwari to swear in as Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court

The stage is set for the swearing-in of Justice Jitendra Kumar Maheshwari as the first Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court.

published on : 7th October 2019

Justice Jitendra Kumar Maheshwari appointed Chief Justice of AP High Court 

Justice Jitendra Kumar Maheshwari, who is presently a judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court, was on Thursday appointed Chief Justice of the Andhra Pradesh High Court.

published on : 4th October 2019

Collegium bows to government, recommends Justice Akil Kureshi as Chief Justice of Tripura HC

In May, the Collegium had recommended that Justice Kureshi be appointed as Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.

published on : 21st September 2019

SC receives communication on Justice Akil Kureshi's elevation; to be placed before Collegium

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said the communication of the ministry would be placed before the Collegium to take a call on it.

published on : 28th August 2019

Appointment of MP HC Chief Justice: SC asks Centre to decide the matter by August 14

The court was told by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre, that the Union government be given 10 days more for taking the decision as Parliament was still in session. 

published on : 2nd August 2019

HC notice to BJP MP Pragya Thakur on petition challenging her election

The petition seeks to set aside her election on the grounds that she allegedly adopted "corrupt practices" and whipped up communal passions during the campaign.

published on : 1st August 2019

Government seeks time to decide on Justice Kureshi appointment

He also argued that the Centre does not have the last word on judicial appointments.

published on : 23rd July 2019