Hearing on Bikram Majithia’s anticipatory bail plea adjourned

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 30 Punjab and Haryana High Court has adjourned the anticipatory bail application of Akali leader Bikram Singh Majithia to January 5 on Thursday. The…

Postpone UP polls, ban rallies: Allahabad HC urges ECI, PM Modi over Omicron

Prayagraj, December 24 Amid the COVID variant Omicron scare, the Allahabad High Court on Thursday requested the Election Commission of India to immediately postpone the Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh…

Newly Elected Committee of Punjab & Haryana HC Bar Association assumes charge

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 20 The Newly Elected Committee of Punjab and Haryana High Court Bar Association, Chandigarh taken the charge of their respective various posts in Punjab…

High-level investigation of ‘appointment of police officers for money’ should be done under the supervision of High Court: AAP

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 12 Senior leader of Aam Aadmi Party and Leader of Opposition in Punjab Assembly Harpal Singh Cheema wrote a letter to Punjab Governor Shri…

After Sirsa’s refusal to become member of DSGMC, High Court dismisses petition

The Fact News Service New Delhi, December 11 Delhi High Court has dismissed petitions filed by Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) and Manjinder Singh Sirsa former President of Delhi of…

‘Illegal’ construction: HC seeks status report from state over PUDA Act violations by Congress leader

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 4 The Punjab and Haryana high court sought a status report from the state of Punjab on alleged violations under the Punjab Urban Planning…

UT gets notice on plea against development of green belt in Sector 22 of Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 4 The high court has put the UT administration on notice on a plea from one Gyanender Ahlawat, a resident Sector 22, who had…

Crackdown on private buses: High Court reserves order on plea by Akali leader’s firms

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 3 The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday reserved judgment on pleas by two major private bus operators of Punjab. On November 22,…

Drugs case: HC grants default bail as Mohali police delay challan

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 20 The Punjab and Haryana high court has granted default bail to a man held in a drugs case after the Mohali police failed…

Punjab Cricket Association’s AGM to be held as per schedule today, directs High Court

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 30 In an effort to stall the proceedings of AGM of Punjab Cricket Association’s scheduled for 30th Oct 2021, so that Agenda item regarding dis-affiliation…

Shah Rukh Khan meets son Aryan Khan in Mumbai jail

Mumbai, October 21 Shah Rukh Khan today visited Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail to meet with his son Aryan Khan, who was denied bail yesterday and has been in jail since…

HC seeks reply from Punjab on plea for FIR against Bathinda hospital staff over HIV positive blood transfusion

The Fact News Service Bathinda, October 15 The high court on Friday sought response from Punjab government and Bathinda senior superintendent of police (SSP) on a plea seeking registration of…

Punjab Drug Case taken in Punjab & Haryana HC

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 15 The matter of Punjab drug menace was taken in the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday. During the case hearing, the state…

Bhola drugs case: No objection to opening of sealed reports, Punjab tells HC

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 The Punjab government on Wednesday told Punjab and Haryana high court that it has no objection to opening sealed-cover reports on drugs menace…

Call records belie Punjab cops’ claim, high court grants bail to 2 drug case accused

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 The Punjab and Haryana high court has granted bail to two persons accused in a Faridkot drug seizure case upon finding that the…

Ranjit Singh murder case: HC dismisses plea for transfer of trial; says allegations imaginary

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 6 The Punjab and Haryana high court on Tuesday dismissed a plea seeking transfer of trial in Ranjit Singh murder case terming the allegations…

Irregularities in voter list: High Court seeks response from Ambala Cantonment Board

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 18 A single bench of Justice Lisa Gill of Punjab and Haryana High Court asked the Ambala Cantonment Board to submit a response on…

HC judgment on interim protection from arrest to ex-DGP Sumedh Saini today

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 10 A high court bench on Friday would pronounce the judgment on a 2018 plea from former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini, seeking protection from…

12 benches to start partial Physical hearing in High Court

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 4 Punjab and High Court has decided to start partial Physical system of hearing cases. As per decision, Two division benches, six criminal and…

HC notice to govt, industries minister as 2 Hoshiarpur residents allege threat to life

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 26 The Punjab and Haryana high court has sought response from the Punjab government and state industries minister Sham Sundar Arora on a petition…

Take action against MPs, MLAs facing criminal cases: HC tells officers

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 20 The Punjab and Haryana high court has made it clear that if steps are not taken to expedite probes in criminal cases against…

HC orders ex-DGP Sumedh Singh Saini’s release

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 20 Just over 24 hours after he was arrested by the Vigilance Bureau, Punjab’s former Director-General of Police Sumedh Singh Saini was around midnight…

Bikram Majithia demanded an independent enquiry by a sitting judge of high court or CBI probe into medical treatment extended to a gangster

The Fact News Service Amritsar , August 14 Former minister Bikram Singh Majithia today demanded an independent probe by a sitting judge of the high court or a CBI inquiry…

HC grants bail to former Punjab DGP Sumedh Saini in corruption case

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 12 Sumedh Singh Saini, former DGP of Punjab, has been granted anticipatory bail by the Punjab & Haryana High Court on Thursday in the…

High Court disposes of plea on Sukhpal Khaira’s disqualification

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 05 A high court bench disposed of a plea seeking disqualification of Congress leader and Bholath MLA Sukhpal Singh Khaira. The plea was filed…

HC dismisses Bhangoo’s plea against custody to Chhattisgarh Police

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 30 The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday dismissed a plea by Pearls Group CMD Nirmal Singh Bhangoo against custody to Chhattisgarh Police.…

HC issues notice to Income Tax Dept on Sidhu’s income row

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 27 Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday issued notice to State Income Tax Department on the petition moved by President Punjab Congress Navjot…

HC issues arrest warrants against 3 dera national committee members in Bargari sacrilege

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 24 The court of judicial magistrate, Faridkot Friday issued non-bailable arrest warrants against three absconding members of Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda’s national committee, who…

HC directs Punjab DGP to bust drug cartel

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 21 The Punjab and Haryana High Court has directed the Punjab Director General of Police to bust drug cartel after being told of an…

Navjot Sidhu moves HC against income tax dept

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 14 Punjab Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu has approached the high court, challenging Income Tax (appeals) commissioner’s decision to dismiss his plea on assessment…

High Court grants bail to 4 of family in abetment to suicide case

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 12 The Punjab and Haryana high court has granted bail to four members of a Phagwara-based family who were named as accused in an…

High Court restrains SIT from filing challan in derogatory poster case

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 10 The Punjab and Haryana high court has restrained the Punjab Police’s special investigation team (SIT) probing the sacrilege cases from submitting chargesheet (challan)…

Kotkapura probe: Punjab to move Supreme Court against HC order

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 2 The Punjab Government has decided to file a special leave petition (SLP) in the Supreme Court against the Punjab and Haryana High Court…

HC asks trial court to decide with promptitude issue of release of 3 accused in Delhi riots

The Fact News Service New Delhi, June 17 The Delhi High Court on Thursday asked a trial court to decide with “promptitude” and “expedition” the issue of release from jail…

Kotkapura Firing Case: SIT free to complete probe earlier despite 6-Month deadline set by HC, says Punjab Govt.

The Fact News Service  Chandigarh, May 9 A Punjab government spokesperson on Sunday made it clear that the 6-month time-frame for the new SIT to conclude the investigation into the…

New SIT in Kotkapura firing case will not solve any purpose: Bir Devinder

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 25 Bir Devinder Singh, the former deputy speaker of Punjab Vidhan Sabha has reacted to the recent order of the High Court to form…

Navjot Sidhu’s big bang again, questions raised on Home Minister

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 23 Former Home Minister Navjot Sidhu, who has taken a stand against his own government following the High Court verdict on the indecent shooting…

Stop making merry, Kotkapura case far from over: Capt Amarinder tells Sukhbir

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 11 Terms SAD chief’s premature celebration, a sign of panic at seeing writing on wall. Also mocks AAP’s frivolous and illogical comments on HC…

Punjab Govt to challenge HC decision if sit probe in Kotkapura case scrapped or its chief removed

The Fact News Service  Chandigarh, April 11 Terming the probe into the Kotkapura firing case as totally fair, impartial and unbiased, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday said…

Claims of prisoner Balwinder Singh alleging assault by Nabha Jail

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 7 Petitioner Balwinder Singh who accused one of the Deputy Superintendent of Prisons Gurpreet Singh of physical assault, in a video uploaded on social…

HC announces major decision to install towers on residential buildings

The Fact News Sevice Chandigarh, March 4 The Punjab and Haryana High Court has imposed a temporary ban on the installation of mobile towers on residential buildings in Punjab in…

HC rules in favour of mother, says teenage daughter needs mother the most

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 28 The Punjab and Haryana High Court in a landmark judgment in a child custody case has said that for a girl, her mother’s…

Behbal Kalan firing case: Another judge refuses to hear ‘Umranangal’ on anticipatory bail

The Fact  News Service Mohali, February 18 Justice HS Sidhu sought anticipatory bail in the Behbal Kalan shooting case and refused to hear the petition filed by suspended IG Parmaraj…

‘Police arrested AAP’s cameraman who was doing videography legally, under which law did the police arrest him?’

The Fact News Service Abohar, February 16, 2021 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) accused Abohar’s returning officer of violating the High Court order during the municipal bodies’ elections. AAP leader Varinder Khalsa…

HC refuses to quash FIR against SSR sister Priyanka Singh

New Delhi, February 15 The Bombay High Court on Monday refused to quash an FIR lodged against late actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s sister Priyanka Singh for allegedly forging and fabricating…

Bajwa urges Chief Justice HC to monitor investigation in Nodeep Kaur case

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 10, 2021 Congress Member of Parliament (MP) Partap Singh Bajwa has requested the Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court to monitor the…

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…

District Legal Services Authority appoint advocates to bestow aid and support to women and children

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 15, 2020 Amid the national coronavirus lockdown, the District Legal Services Authority decided to appoint 2 advocates in order to provide legal aid and…