Monday, Jan 30, 2023

Tripura High Court


Justice Singh’s name sent for elevation as Tripura HC CJ

January 26, 2023 1:36 am

An official statement said “the Supreme Court Collegium in its meeting held on January 25, 2023, on reconsideration and in supersession of its earlier recommendation dated September 28, 2022, has recommended elevation of Justice Jaswant Singh, judge, Orissa High Court... as Chief Justice of the Tripura High Court”.

SC allows Centre to continue with security of Industrialist Mukesh Ambani, family in Mumbai

July 22, 2022 4:52 pm

A bench comprising Chief Justice N V Ramana and Justices Krishna Murari and Hima Kohli allowed the appeal of the Central government challenging the Tripura High Court's direction on a PIL.

Tripura: High court urges SEC, govt to hold polls to 587 village committees under tribal council within first week of November

July 19, 2022 11:15 pm

The HC order issued by a bench comprising Chief Justice Indrajit Mahanty and Justice Chattopadhyay came on July 13 in response to a writ petition filed by one Rajesh Debbarma and Dahlia Debbarma.

Congress leader to move Tripura High Court over 'misuse of public money' for security cover to former CM Biplab Deb

May 23, 2022 10:57 am

Congress leader Sudip Roy Barman has alleged that Deb was using government machinery to visit places where incumbent Chief Minister Manik Saha was supposed to go. A BJP leader rubbished Barman's allegations and said he was making these to confuse people.

Tripura HC asks govt to pay remuneration to judge who served as chairman of NSA Advisory Board

May 05, 2022 9:36 pm

Justice Alok Baran Pal had also served as the president of the State Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission (CDRC) from July 1, 2008 to July 15, 2017 and as the chairman of the Police Accountability Commission (PAC) from July 16, 2011 to January 31, 2016.

Tripura HC asks government to shut shops illegally selling wild animals, birds

November 18, 2021 9:55 pm

In an order issued Tuesday, High Court Chief Justice Indrajit Mahanty and Justice S G Chattopadhyay observed that all twelve owners of the unlicensed pet shops were asked to procure due license from the State Animal Welfare Board but they didn’t comply.

Webinar on ‘Gandhian influence on law’: ‘Law may be made validly but has to be just’

October 03, 2021 2:52 am

Speaking on how Mahatma Gandhi pleaded guilty of sedition charges in 1922, justice Kureshi said that Gandhi insisted that the law itself is not enough but it must have moral authority to rule.

Tripura High Court seeks video footage of DM Shailesh Yadav disrupting weddings

May 04, 2021 12:31 pm

A division bench comprising Chief Justice Akil Kureshi and Justice SG Chattopadhyay on Monday passed the directions after hearing a petition filed by a priest who was called to solemnise the marriage.

Junior ally in Tripura government announces 1st list of candidates for tribal council polls, BJP miffed

March 08, 2021 12:11 am

Just two days back, the IPFT, in a surprise move, chose to keep away from a proposed joint rally with Tipraha Indigenous Peoples Regional Alliance (TIPRA), the font helmed by Debbarma, leaving him teary-eyed on stage.

Ten months after being deferred, Tripura tribal council to poll on April 4

March 02, 2021 9:27 pm

Addressing a press conference at state capital Agartala in the evening, State Election Commissioner Manik Lal Dey said the polls would be notified by the returning officers concerned on March 4, Thursday.