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Jammu and Kashmir High Court


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.

NC leaders attend meet, J&K HC disposes of pleas on their house arrest

August 25, 2020 1:58 am

The petition was filed by NC president Farooq Abdullah and vice-president Omar Abdullah in J&K High court on July 13, terming these detentions “unconstitutional and illegal”.

Cases filed years back, no challans yet, J&K HC asks UT to file details by Aug 26

August 21, 2020 5:32 am

The order from the bench of Justices Rajesh Bindal and Javed Iqbal Wani came when Additional Advocate General Raman Sharma sought more time to submit the information, sought by the court in its July 21 order.

In first three replies to HC, Jammu and Kashmir drops PSA charge after challenge

October 10, 2019 10:22 am

The J&K decision to drop the PSA charge in the first three challenges is significant given that the majority of over 250 writs of habeas corpus filed since August 5 challenged detentions