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Jammu and Kashmir High Court


Court orders exhumation: Jammu family didn’t have a say in Valley

May 28, 2022 7:31 am

The family members of three killed (the fourth was allegedly a militant from Pakistan) contested police claims they were either militants or had militant links.

Kashmir: J&K High Court grants bail to PDP leader Waheed Para

May 26, 2022 11:32 am

Para was first arrested under the provisions of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in November 2020, three days after he filed his nomination for the District Development Council elections in J&K.

PIL on Myanmar, Bangladesh settlers: Identify, list all illegal immigrants in six months, HC tells J&K admn

April 07, 2022 7:45 am

The court observed that the PIL seeks some inquiry to be conducted to identify all illegal immigrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh who have settled in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.

J&K HC scraps plea to vaccinate prisoners, says approach DG

May 02, 2021 4:21 am

"A demand to the proper authority is a sine qua non for issuance of writ in the nature of mandamus." a bench of Justice Rajnesh Oswal and Justice Pankaj Mithal said in the judgment.

Jammu and Kashmir High Court division bench rejects Mehbooba’s appeal for issuance of passport

April 10, 2021 7:55 am

A single bench of the court had on Monday dismissed Mufti’s petition, saying that her application was rejected by the Passport Officer, Srinagar, as the police verification report had recommended against its issuance to her.

J-K Police opposes Mehbooba Mufti's passport renewal citing 'adverse report'

March 25, 2021 5:18 pm

Mehbooba had applied for a fresh passport in December last year after the previous one expired on May 31, but the application has not been cleared till date in the absence of a police verification report.

J&K HC orders FIR against Facebook, others in online fraud case

February 21, 2021 5:41 am

Setting aside an order passed by the Special Railway Magistrate, Jammu, Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur of High Court ordered the Cyber Cell in-charge to register an FIR, which should be investigated by the Branch concerned, “dealing with cyber offences’’.

Jammu and Kashmir HC nixes ‘deserter’ tag: ‘Missing constable can be presumed dead’

January 03, 2021 5:40 am

“A person, whose whereabouts are unknown and who has not been heard of for the last more than 10 years, cannot be stated to have illegally run away from his service,’’ Justice Sanjay Dhar observed.

HC ticks off J&K officials: In slumber like Kumbhkarn

December 11, 2020 8:46 am

The court also said, “The result of this casualness is causing huge loss to the public exchequer.”

Former ministers, officers in list of illegal land deal beneficiaries in J&K

November 24, 2020 2:43 pm

Under the Act, undue concessions were allegedly given for regularisation of land conversion at rates far below those stipulated and the cut-off year kept getting shifted.