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Saturday, February 29, 2020

Karnataka High Court


Karnataka HC seeks report on Bidar cops questioning kids

February 16, 2020 4:09 am

A petition has sought compensation for the children, who were randomly selected and questioned by the police, and sought HC’s directives to police on rules of conducting investigations in cases involving children.

Locate, rehabilitate migrant workers evicted: HC to Karnataka govt

February 11, 2020 6:50 am

After the government submitted its report on suspension of the police officer, the court pointed out that it can be prima facie concluded that a large number of people were evicted “without following the due process of law”.

Karnataka High Court pulls up cops for eviction after Bangladeshi tag

February 04, 2020 7:13 am

A division bench of Chief Justice Abhay Sreenivas Oka and Justice Hemant Chandangoudar directed the state government to provide a plan to rehabilitate those who were evicted.

Karnataka HC penalises cops for filing FIR under defunct Section 66A

January 17, 2020 10:25 pm

The police officers have been asked to pay Rs 10,000 each for registering the case and initiating criminal proceedings under the law "which is not in statute book", terming it a "clear abuse" of the law.

Detention centre for illegal immigrants near Bengaluru gets finishing touches

December 23, 2019 1:43 pm

The facility is a detention centre for illegal immigrants readied by the Karnataka government on the basis of an MHA manual issued to state governments in January 2019.

Karnataka HC slams govt: ‘You will ban each protest? Can’t an author speak up?’

December 21, 2019 9:30 am

The Karnataka HC has also directed the Advocate General (AG) to check whether the police had initially granted permission for staging protests but later revoked it after imposing section 144. The AG was asked to submit his reply at 4 pm today.

Karnataka sets up 24x7 control room to monitor news, entertainment TV channels

December 18, 2019 2:45 pm

The Karnataka government has also set up district monitoring committees across all 30 districts in the state, with the state-level committee headed by the Information and Public Relations Department Secretary.

Karnataka govt to HC: Kids of illegal immigrants above 6 yrs to stay in child welfare homes

December 12, 2019 4:42 am

The government was responding to queries posed by Justice K N Phaneendra on the measures that would be taken to protect the children of illegal immigrants when the parents are detained for deportation under the Foreigners Act, 1946.

'Illegal Bangladeshis’ in Bengaluru: Govt to file reply on protection of kids of illegal immigrants today

December 04, 2019 7:20 am

The Karnataka High Court, while hearing the bail plea, has repeatedly raised the question of how and where alleged illegal immigrants should be housed before they are repatriated.

HC asks Karnataka: How will you protect kids of detained illegal migrants?

November 29, 2019 7:10 am

The court also told the state government that deportation process of a person accused of being an illegal immigrant must begin soon as an FIR is registered.