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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Public Interest Litigation (PIL)


Mumbai: Plea in HC seeks vaccination for judges, lawyers

March 07, 2021 1:49 am

The petition claimed that the government has not considered the risk involved to the members of the judiciary, including judges, court staff, advocates and clerks, most of whom had worked during the nationwide lockdown.

PILs in Supreme Court seek probe, direction to media

January 28, 2021 10:18 am

In his plea, Advocate Vishal Tiwari sought the setting up of a commission headed by a retired Supreme Court judge and comprising two retired High Court judges to hold a time-bound investigation into the incidents.

Ahmedabad yet to file response to PIL even as animal deaths in Gir forest increasing, says HC

January 12, 2021 1:32 am

The HC had issued notices to state and railways authorities in the matter on December 8 last year and sought a response by December 22 last year. The state, however, sought more time when the matter was listed on the returnable date.

Illicit liquor racket: HC to take up plea seeking CBI probe as PIL

August 11, 2020 11:06 am

Hearing the petition, filed by Taresem Jodhan of Ludhiana and Hargopal Singh of Nawanshahr, the bench of Justice Alka Sarin on Monday referred the matter to Chief Justice Ravi Shanker Jha.

HC junks plea on tuition fee, says parents can approach schools

June 03, 2020 11:42 am

The court said the UT has also granted liberty to the aggrieved parents to approach the school concerned for a relaxation or extension of time to deposit the fee.

Chennai: HC reserves verdict on PIL for CBI probe into IIT-Madras student suicides

December 05, 2019 5:29 pm

The PIL was filed by the Loktantrik Yuva Janata Dal on November 25. 

In Bombay High Court, 4.64 lakh cases pending

October 01, 2018 1:23 am

According to data from the National Judicial Data Grid, Bombay High Court’s pendency is followed by Punjab & Haryana High Court with 4.05 lakh cases and Hyderabad with 3.58 lakh cases.

Bombay High Court asks govt to look for land to set up garbage dump

August 04, 2018 3:42 am

A division bench of Justice A S Oka and Justice R I Chagla directed the state government to make one of the two plots at Mulund or Ambernath available to set up a new garbage dumping ground and if that was not possible, then to provide an alternative

Poppy husk vends to close today, addicts look for substitutes

April 01, 2016 6:07 pm

The Rajasthan government has made it official that after April 1, all the poppy husk vends in Rajasthan would be closed down.

‘Anomalies’ in Noida land allotment: BJP leader moves HC

July 13, 2011 1:35 am

The petition has been filed by Nawab Singh Nagar,a member of BJP state executive and former MLA from Dadri.