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Changing Sadr-e-Riyasat to Governor goes against J&K constitution, says J&K HC

"The sixth amendment therefore did not merely change the nomenclature, but the eligibility, mode and method of appointment of Head of the State," added Justice Masoodi.

SC seeks Centre report on relief, rescue operations

Calls for help to make HC functional soon


HC tells ex-J&K minister to present himself before cops

Khan’s lawyer B S Salathia argued the allegations against Khan was false. He termed the allegation a conspiracy by separatists.

HC asks for status report on deputy CM graft inquiry

J&K: Tara Chand accused of misusing state vehicles,fuel

J&K High Court stays order on demotion,transfer of CRPF IG

On April 3,the ministry had issued demotion orders against Sandhu on the grounds of lack of physical fitness for the post of IG,CRPF.

‘Islam against divorce at whim’

In a landmark judgment,the J&K High Court has ruled that the power to divorce in Islam “isn’t absolute,unqualified and unbridled” and it can’t be “used arbitrarily at the whim and caprice” of the husband.


Machil: HC says Army can conduct court martial

Justice Hasnain Masoodi’s order cleared the decks for court martial of the accused Army men

‘Fake encounter’: HC to hear case against Lt Gen Bikram Singh today

The J&K High Court has listed the case against the next Army Chief Lt Gen Bikram Singh in connection with an alleged “fake encounter” for Wednesday

HC sends notice to JKCA

The J&K High Court asked the J&K Cricket Association to respond to a plea seeking a CBI probe into allegations that some of its officials ran a Rs 50 crore money laundering scam

HC says can’t spare judge for probe

A month after J-K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah announced an inquiry into the custodial death of National Conference worker Syed Mohammad Yousuf by a sitting judge of J-K High Court