Manish Raj


Need guidelines on demolition notices, says Delhi HC
Sat, May 27, 2017

The matter pertains to a writ petition filed by Suma Elias.

Curbing vector-borne diseases: Delhi HC raps civic bodies, asks DGHS for plan
Fri, May 26, 2017

The bench directed authorities to file a status report on May 30.

Question mark over CBSE Class 12 results as Delhi HC says don’t stop ‘moderation’
Wed, May 24, 2017

Under the moderation policy, grace marks are given to students for difficult questions or errors in the question paper.

Vector-borne diseases: Delhi HC raps civic bodies, govt over measures
Tue, May 23, 2017

Delhi HC has rapped the civic bodies, Delhi govt and the Centre for “unstructured” and “unregimented” programmes to prevent or cure vector-borne diseases such as dengue and chikungunya.

Defamation case: Another Rs 10 crore suit filed against Arvind Kejriwal
Tue, May 23, 2017

Terming the remarks “scandalous”, the Delhi HC had said the one who has already filed a defamation suit cannot be defamed again.

Security lacking: Delhi HC pulls up authorities over facilities at hospitals
Sat, May 20, 2017

The bench further said, “While people across the globe came to India for medical education, there was a situation of brain drain in the country, where doctors were going abroad.”

Delhi HC pulls up MCDs over illegal properties
Fri, May 19, 2017

The bench then appointed as court commissioners, D R Karthikeyan, former director of CBI, R M S Liberhan, former director of Indian Habitat Centre and Ravinder Kaur, Retd district and sessions judge.

Arun Jaitley defamation suit: Can’t defame complainant again, says Delhi High Court
Fri, May 19, 2017

The remarks in question were made by Jethmalani during his cross examination in a civil defamation suit filed by the Union Minister.

Defamation suit against Arvind Kejriwal: Called Jaitley a crook on client’s instructions, says Jethmalani
Thu, May 18, 2017

Jethmalani said he used the word on instructions of his client

Vector-borne diseases: Delhi HC slams ‘lack of measures’
Wed, May 17, 2017

On Tuesday, counsels for Delhi government, Union government and the three civic bodies were present before the court.

Admissions policy: Produce records of varsities from India, abroad, HC tells JNU
Wed, May 17, 2017

The Students Federation of India (SFI) had earlier filed a plea against implementation of the UGC notification of 2009

Delhi HC transfers Najeeb Ahmad missing probe to CBI
Wed, May 17, 2017

For months, investigators monitored four fb accounts of JNU student

DDCA Defamation case: How did you estimate damages to be Rs 10 crore, Jethmalani asks Jaitley
Tue, May 16, 2017

Directing a barrage of questions to Jaitley before Joint Registrar (judicial) Rupali Sharma, Jethmalani asked the minister how he had estimated the damages at Rs 10 crore.

Tampering of evidence: Delhi HC upholds trial court order in 1997 Uphaar tragedy case
Sat, May 13, 2017

Documents that were part of the judicial file in the trial were destroyed.

Put seat details online: Court to MCD schools
Sun, May 07, 2017

Education activist Anurag Kundu and three other petitioners, who filed the plea in court, claimed the corporations were resorting to excuses to block information on their websites.

Self-defence classes to help schoolgirls fight off threats: Delhi govt informs court
Fri, May 05, 2017

After the December 16, 2012, gangrape, the HC had taken suo motu cognisance on women’s security and had issued directions to government agencies for protection of women

Hospital bars man from receiving relative’s kidney, but Delhi HC cites affection, okays it
Thu, May 04, 2017

The matter pertains to a resident of Paschim Vihar, who had moved the HC challenging the order of a private city hospital, which had denied him permission for kidney transplant.

Make sure schools don’t sell books or uniform on campus: Delhi HC to CBSE
Wed, May 03, 2017

It also asked the board to ensure that a circular issued by it, dated April 19, 2017— directing affiliated school not to indulge in commercial activities like selling of books, uniforms, school bags and stationary — is strictly complied with.

Ensure HIV-positive man gets proper treatment: HC to Centre
Fri, Apr 28, 2017

The bench directed the Centre to ensure he was provided with proper medical aid and asked the state legal services authority to consider the possibility of a job for him.

HC quashes interim application against AAP MLA Surender Singh
Sat, Apr 29, 2017

According to the application, at the time of filing the nomination papers, Surinder Singh had said he was a graduate in arts in 2012 from Sikkim University.

Can anyone other than a parent be a child’s guardian? Delhi High Court says yes
Wed, Apr 26, 2017

The matter pertains to a 12-year-old girl and her nine-year-old brother, who were found abandoned near Dakshinpuri’s K-block park on April 12 last year.

Delhi HC refuses to quash bail to man accused of raping minor girl
Sun, Apr 16, 2017

After recording the statements, the court noted that the trial would take time, and released the accused on bail.

Delhi High Court directs school to admit 4-yr-old
Sat, Apr 15, 2017

It said the minimum age required for admission in nursery was three years.

Mohali: Delhi HC sets aside nod for Tata Camelot Housing Colony
Thu, Apr 13, 2017

It also said the survey of India map dated September 21, 2004, demarcating the boundaries of catchment area of Sukhna Lake is binding on the state of Punjab.

Delhi HC scanner on former Lalit Kala Akademi secy
Tue, Apr 11, 2017

The MoS had also ordered an inquiry against secretary Sharma in December 2016.

Delhi High Court quashes Virbhadra Singh’s plea in assets case
Sat, Apr 01, 2017

There was nothing to show that a sitting CM enjoyed immunity against a criminal offence registered by the CBI, the judge said.

Crowd throngs Delhi showrooms to buy BS-III bikes in bulk
Fri, Mar 31, 2017

Manish Sharma, who runs a travel company in south Delhi, bought seven vehicles, wiping out the last of the shop’s BS-III stock.

Anti-Sikh riots 1984: HC showcause to Delhi govt, 10 acquitted men on retrial of case
Thu, Mar 30, 2017

Earlier a trial court on April 30, 2013, had acquitted Sajjan Kumar and convicted the others in a case registered by the CBI as per the Justice Nanavati Commission’s recommendations.

Case of ‘medical negligence’: Five years after brother’s death, man pins hope on Delhi HC
Thu, Mar 30, 2017

According to the petition, his younger brother Vishal Chand, was working in a private company in Jamshedpur.

Cannot form rules to return Sahitya Akademi awards: HC
Tue, Mar 28, 2017

Claiming rising intolerance in the country, several writers had returned the prestigious awards in 2015.

HC allows child to repeat LKG on medical grounds
Tue, Mar 28, 2017

As she has delayed cognitive development, the child needs more time to be on par with her peers, her counsel said.

HC quashes rape charges, says woman already married
Tue, Mar 28, 2017

Justice Mukta Gupta said as the woman was already married at the time of the alleged offence, she cannot claim that she was forced to have sex on the pretext of marriage.

Can a child be detained in same class over health issues: Delhi HC to hear plea
Sat, Mar 25, 2017

In the petition, the father said he requested the school to allow his child to continue in the same class on medical grounds as she needed time to learn the basics before being promoted to UKG.

Delhi HC converts ex-PNB manager’s dismissal to compulsory retirement
Sat, Mar 25, 2017

The Punjab National Bank (PNB) had, in December 1990, filed a memo against K L Bhasin for his alleged failure to comply with the stipulations before disbursing a loan.

Delhi HC to hear Former Union Telecom Minister Sukh Ram’s appeal against Rs 1 crore penalty
Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Senior Counsel Kirti Uppal, appearing for Sukh Ram, said the adjudicating officer had fined the latter on the basis of the “uncorroborated” testimony of a sole witness.

Delhi: ‘Lack of separate shelters for homeless result in hike in rapes’, claims PIL
Wed, Mar 22, 2017

And the foremost reason, apart from complete apathy on the part of the authorities, is the absence of shelters for homeless children and women, said a PIL in the Delhi High Court.