Section 13B of the Hindu Marriage Act allows for ‘divorce by mutual consent’ in a two step process.
The plea, by local resident Bazi Ram through advocate Ashok Aggarwal, had said due to the paucity of space, classes were held in “shifts” in the school, which caters to over 2,000 students.
The court had issued a notice and asked the MHA to bring the relevant records which formed the basis for the decision.
Mehta also told the court that “universities hold the subject information in fiduciary capacity and as such the same is an excepted information under Section 8(e) and (j) of RTI Act”.
Police also alleged that the JNU students, including Najeeb’s roommate, were “not cooperating in the investigation”.
The alleged incident occurred in August 2015, when two women eating at Chilis restaurant, Saket, got into an altercation with another customer
Samer Hamood Ahmed Mohammed al-Walehi has alleged that he was called to FRRO here “on the pretext” of visa extension, and was “illegally” detained.
A resident of the Tahirpur Leprosy Complex since 2002, Jainath says that he lost touch with his family in West Bengal and was denied rooms on rent in Delhi due to the disease.
Additional Sessions Judge Sanjiv Jain has, in three separate judgments between December 24 and January 3, let off accused after the alleged victims of rape admitted that the relationships were indeed consensual.
Admitting that 449 of 946 schools were functioning without a principal, the Delhi government said vice-principals of schools were “functioning in dual capacity as heads” in those schools.
The court will now hear the matter on January 19.
The court held that since the scrutiny of forms for admissions is scheduled to take place after January 31, the final decision on whether to issue a stay order on the Delhi Government's January 7 order making "distance" the primary criteria for admissions, will be taken before that date.
The government had seized the properties in 2002 and 2005. Kaskar had moved the Mumbai High court in 2015 against Dambarwala building seizure claiming that his mother, Amina Bi, owned the property.
The bench also directed that action should be taken against the shop owners and vendors who allowed candidates to put up posters, stickers, etc on their shops.
The new scheme has increased the compensation for various offences, including unnatural sex, acid attack and rape (see box). Victims of unnatural sexual offence now also recognises male victims.
The HC is hearing multiple PILs and writ petitions with regard to lack of adequate teachers, books, uniforms and infrastructure in various Delhi government and MCD-run schools in the capital.
The government has now informed the bench that the draft electoral rolls are expected to be published by January 10, following which they will be checked and finalised.
The bureaucrat was appointed to the post of Delhi Assembly Secretary in July 2015 for a year. Once the period ended, AIR directed him to return.
Payal Abdullah and the two children are Z and Z Plus protectees respectively, due to the perceived threat against the family of Farooq and Omar Abdullah.
Police sources said that her “employer”, a coaching centre owner living near Mukherjee Nagar, had kept her locked in the house since she started working in June.
A woman constable, who was at the chowki, said the four women constables and 15 male personnel on duty at the time of the attack, were “outnumbered” by the mob.
Though the woman has not filed a complaint, police have registered a case of molestation and rioting and detained at least 24 men, mostly students.
Doctors at Aruna Asaf Ali Hospital, however, say it is “troublesome” to diagnose without proper facilities to conduct tests.
The acquisition of land for the road was done by the DDA in 2004-05 and the DDA demolished part of the colony in 2007 as part of the project.
The Delhi HC has not yet issued formal notice on the PIL and is considering whether the plea is maintainable. The matter will now be heard on February 13.
The three air purifiers are attached to the metal bench using a chain and lock. Two men guard the machines in 12-hour shifts.
An emotional farewell was organised in the afternoon where the Lieutenant-Governor’s secretariat staff said goodbye to Jung.
The court order noted that the documents sought by Swamy “do not seem to be connected to the facts required to be proved”, and the BJP leader seemed to be trying to “enlarge the scope of the present proceedings”.
The university will issue advertisements for the posts in January.
CBI arrested Tyagi for allegedly receiving kickbacks from middlemen for granting undue favours.
The CBI insisted that there was a likelihood of tampering of witnesses and evidence while opposing bail for the accused.
The Delhi High Court is set to look into the legal issue arising out of “multiple statements” of a sexual assault victim being recorded by various authorities including NGO counsellors, police and magistrates. The issue has been taken up after a reference was sent by the Juvenile Justice Board- I (JJB 1) Principal Magistrate, Vishal […]
DCW chief Swati Maliwal told the court that the L-G was “creating objections” because the DCW was “finally working”.
The government is required to prove before a judicial tribunal that there is “sufficient cause” for banning an organisation under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act.
After the December 2012 gangrape, the Delhi High Court took up two PILs on various aspects of policing and safety of women in the Capital.
Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal, who appeared before the bench of Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed and Justice Ashutosh.