It was not very long ago that we were being told that building of multi-lane highways, tunnelling and blasting fragile mountains was a matter involving national security.
There are religious places, schools, business establishments and residences on an area spread over 29 acres of alleged encroached railway land in Banbhoolpura.
The stay was lifted by a bench of justices S Abdul Nazeer and V Ramasubramanian against the HC’s August 24 ruling following an appeal by the state government.
A division bench of Chief Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice R C Khulbe on Tuesday directed the Public Service Commission to re-issue the merit list.
Alleging the involvement of influential people from both Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh in the 'scam', Kapri urged that the case be handed over to the CBI to ensure an impartial probe.
Last week, the high court put a stay on a government order giving 30 per cent reservation to women who have the domicile of Uttarakhand.
BJP state spokesperson Ravindra Jugran, who has been raising the issue of governance for horizontal reservation for women, said the government will move the Supreme Court if needed.
A division bench of Chief Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice R S Khulbe pronounced the verdict on Wednesday after hearing a petition filed by Haryana’s Pavitra Chauhan and 15 others.
The High Court, after hearing the petitions, stayed the government order issued on July 24, 2006 and allowed the petitioners to appear in the main examination.
The Uttarakhand High Court has termed the conduct of the state government authorities as “insensitive” in the management and disposal of solid and plastic waste.
Senior advocate Meenakshi Arora pointed out various orders passed by the single judge of the High Court while disposing of the writ petition in a cyclostyled manner.
Despite a holiday on Friday, a Division Bench of Acting Chief Justice Sanjay Kumar Mishra and Justice Manoj Kumar Tiwari heard the petition through videoconferencing.
The PIL was filed by Bhartiya Janta Party leader Subramanian Swamy in February 2020 alleging that the actions of the state government make a mockery of the constitutional principles
The AICC general secretary took to Twitter to accuse the CBI of being 'impatient' and 'under pressure' in its probe into the sting operation case.
The directions of the court were passed on a petition filed by Urmila Masih, a state government employee who had applied for maternity leave of six months from June 20, 2015 to December 9, 2015.