HC notice to ex-vigilance chief, 2 others on ex-Punjab DGP Saini’s contempt plea

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 4 The Punjab and Haryana high court on Friday put former Punjab vigilance chief BK Uppal and two other cops on notice on a…

Reconsider Navjot Sidhu’s case, HC tells income tax department

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 4 The Punjab and Haryana high court on Friday asked the income tax (appeals) commissioner, Amritsar, to reconsider the case of Punjab Congress leader…

HC defers hearing on plea challenging 75% reservation law

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 26 The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday deferred hearing on a plea challenging the Haryana government’s law providing 75% reservation in private…

HC orders to reinstate all permits canceled by Punjab Transport dept of Orbit buses

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 23 In a setback to State Transport Minister Raja Amarinder Singh Warring, the Punjab and Haryana directed the state government to release all the…

Punjab and Haryana HC to get five more judges

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 28 The Punjab and Haryana high court is set to get five more judges. It is learnt that the Central government has cleared names…

Financial irregularities: HC puts Punjab, PunCom MD, board of directors on notice

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 15 Acting on a petition by the PunCom Employees’ Union, the Punjab and Haryana high court has issued notices to the Punjab government, and…

HC asks Ambala police to look into fight between transgenders

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 Latika, 39, an Ambala-based transgender, had filed a plea in the Punjab and Haryana high court seeking protection of life and liberty, stating…

HC questions Punjab govt’s ban on outside paddy in 2020

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 9 The Punjab and Haryana high court has asked the Punjab chief secretary to explain as to how instructions issued by the state government…

Behbal Kalan firing: HC to take up pleas by Punjab ex-DGP Saini, Umranangal on October 4

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 24 The Punjab and Haryana high court will take up pleas seeking quashing of chargesheet in the 2015 Behbal Kalan firing reported after incidents…

Adults have right to choose their partner, irrespective of religion: HC

The Fact News Service Prayagraj September 17 The Allahabad High Court has observed that adults have the right to choose their life partner, irrespective of the religion professed by them.…

Uttarakhand govt approaches HC seeks resumption of Chardham Yatra

The Fact News Service Dehradun , September 8 The Uttarakhand government on Tuesday approached the High Court in Nainital seeking the resumption of the Chardham Yatra. On Tuesday, Advocate General…

HC refuses to accept compromise between accused and rape victim

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 19 The Punjab and Haryana high court has refused to accept a compromise between a married woman and a person whom e had accused…

HC allows abortion after expert opinion

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 14 The Punjab and Haryana high court has permitted the termination of pregnancy of a woman who was diagnosed with major congenital malformation —…

Corruption case: HC reserves judgment on Saini’s plea seeking bail

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 12 The Punjab and Haryana high court reserved its judgment on a plea of former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini seeking anticipatory bail in a…

HC restrains trial court from proceeding further in I-T cases against Amarinder, son

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 11 The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday asked a Ludhiana trial court not to proceed further in income tax cases against Punjab…

High Court reserves verdict on govt’s plea on Suresh Kumar’s appointment

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 05 The high court reserved its verdict on a plea from the Punjab government against a single-judge order that had set aside the appointment…

Ex-Chief Justice moves HC against ‘surveillance cameras’ at CJ’s house

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 21 In virtually a Chief Justice-versus-Chief Justice case, a former Chief Justice and Judge of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, Justice NK Sodhi,…

SC asks HC to hear plea for second autopsy in Jaipal Bhullar encounter case

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 18 The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the order of Punjab and Haryana High Court dismissing the plea filed by slain gangster Jaipal…

HC rejects gangster Jaipal Bhullar’s father plea for another post-mortem

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 17 The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition filed by slain gangster Jaipal Singh Bhullar”s father seeking directions to the…

Vigilance registers bribery case against five police officials

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 17 The Punjab Vigilance Bureau, today nabbed sub-Inspector (SI), Head Constable (HC) and Punjab Home Guard (PHG) red-handed while accepting bribe of Rs 13,000…

5,000 unemployed youth should be given minibus permits

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 22 Mini Bus Operators Association Punjab has questioned the permits of new minibus operators being given to five thousand unemployed youth by the Punjab…

Prohibition of firecrackers at weddings, celebrations

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, February 5, 2021 District Magistrate Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, Shena Aggarwal, exercising her powers under Section 144 of Act 2 of the Code of Criminal Procedure 1973…