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Gujarat High Court


SC orders 'status quo' on Ahmedabad plot 'reserved for playground'

May 14, 2022 1:08 am

The direction pertains to an appeal by Bapunagar Hit Rakshak Samiti that submitted that the land in question was undisputedly reserved for the purposes of a playground and was being used as such for more than 60 years.

A fourth-generation lawyer, Justice Jamshed Pardiwala set for SC step-up

May 09, 2022 1:51 pm

The judge, described as 'soft-spoken, gentle, and upright', will take oath on Monday.

Gujarat HC judge, who was critical of state govt during Covid, elevated to SC

May 07, 2022 8:44 pm

Two judges were recommended by the Collegium for elevation to the Supreme Court — Gauhati High Court Chief Justice Sudhanshu Dhulia and Justice J B Pardiwala.

Supreme Court gets 2 new judges, set to regain full strength of 34

May 07, 2022 6:58 pm

The Collegium headed by Chief Justice of India NV Ramana had recommended their names for appointment on May 5. The other members of the Collegium are Justices UU Lalit, AM Khanwilkar, DY Chandrachud and L Nageswara Rao.

SBI draws Gujarat High Court ire for not issuing no-dues certificate over 31 paise

April 29, 2022 2:16 am

The petitioners moved the high court after buying a plot of agricultural land at Sanand from the borrower who had paid off the outstanding dues of a loan. But the mutation of the land was pending due to the non-issuance of no-dues certificate by the bank over 31 paise.

SRK throwing T-shirts, smiley balls not acts of negligence: Gujarat HC

April 28, 2022 7:00 am

Khan was promoting his film Raees and had halted at Vadodara railway station while travelling from Mumbai to Delhi by August Kranti Express.

Sports complex for 2036 Olympics: HC dismisses construction firm plea against disqualification from bidding

April 27, 2022 11:22 pm

The company had also challenged that while being disqualified, no reasons for disqualification were given by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), the authority that had issued and evaluated the bids.

Gujarat HC notice to pollution boards on hearing for environment impact

April 27, 2022 10:26 am

A division bench of Chief Justice Aravind Kumar and Justice AJ Shastri issued notice to the CPCB) and GPCB, while the state government and the Kutch district Collector have also been made parties to the litigation along with the Union of India and Adani Enterprises.

Habeas corpus petition on ‘illegal confinement’: HC directs Sokhda trust to shift Swaminarayan seers from ashram

April 22, 2022 1:22 am

The directions came on a day when hundreds of seers and devotees of the Sokhda trust appeared before the HC via video conferencing in response to a habeas corpus petition, which contended that they had been allegedly illegally confined in the premises for several months.

Surat: Fenil Goyani convicted of Grishma Vekariya murder, sentence today

April 22, 2022 12:35 am

On February 12, 2022, Goyani allegedly slit the throat of the 21-year-old woman in front of her family members and neighbours. Her brother demanded capital punishment for Goyani saying, ‘He has been harassing us for the past one year.’


Ishrat Jahan had no terror links: Vrinda Grover

February 11, 2016 9:53 am

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Vrinda Grover, who is representing Ishrat Jahan’s family in court, on Thursday insisted that Ishrat had no terror links. She said that Headley’s statement is “extremely manipulative” and cannot be “treated as evidence” as per the Indian law. A judicial enquiry, the Gujarat High Court and the CBI all concluded that the encounter was fake.