Goonda Act confirmed against Akashbhavan Sharan and Suratkal Pinky Nawaz

Wednesday, March 30th, 2022
Akash Bhvan Sharan

Mangaluru : The City Police confirmed Goonda Act against notorious rowdy elements Rohidas alias Akashbhavan Sharan and Suratkal Pinky Nawaz.  The High Court has approved the proposal. The Home Department has accordingly extended the arrest period against the two for one year. Akashbhavan Sharan has over 20 criminal cases against him including POCSO cases. If 15 cases […]

We will follow our Holy Quran, not government order : Hijab protester girl

Tuesday, March 15th, 2022
Hijab Girls

Udupi :   “We were confident of getting a favourable verdict. We will not enter the classroom without Hijab. We will fight legally. There is mention in the Quran to cover our body. If there was no necessity to wear Hijab, we would not have covered our heads. We would not have fought for it if […]

Prohibitory orders clamped in Udupi district following Hijab verdict

Tuesday, March 15th, 2022
kurma Rao

Udupi :  Prohibitory orders imposed across the Udupi district till March 21, 6 PM as a preventive measure following the High Court verdict on Hijab row pronounced on Tuesday, March 15. Section 144 has been clamped to maintain the law and order, said Deputy Commissioner Kurma Rao. During this time, people gathering in more than […]

Karnataka high court upholds Hijab ban in schools and colleges

Tuesday, March 15th, 2022
Hijab Ban

Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday upheld the hijab ban and dismissed various petitions challenging a ban on hijab in education institutions. The high court said that wearing hijab “is not an essential religious practice of Islam.” The case pertains to the demand by a section of girls in a Udupi pre-university college to […]

Terror support : Two persons granted bail

Thursday, September 9th, 2021
Terror Support

Mangaluru: Two persons arrested in connection with graffiti written in support of terrorist organizations in Mangaluru have been granted bail by the High court. Three members were arrested in connection with the case, Engineering student Maz Muneer, Muhammed Sharik and Sadat Hussain from Thirthahalli. While Maz Muneer, had obtained bail through the sessions court after […]

2 Congress MLAs suspended, FIR against Gajendra Shekhawat

Friday, July 17th, 2020
Rajasthan mla

Jaipur : The Congress on Friday removed two of its MLAs from its primary membership for allegedly being involved in the conspiracy to topple the Ashok Gehlot government. The party also demanded an FIR against BJP leader and Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat for allegedly bribing the legislators in Rajasthan. The Rajasthan High Court is […]

Delhi violence : Judge hearing the case transferred to punjab and Haryana High Court

Thursday, February 27th, 2020
HC

New Delhi : Justice S. Muralidhar of the Delhi High Court, who on Wednesday pulled up the Delhi Police for the violence that gripped the Northeast area of the national capital, has been transferred to the Punjab and Haryana High Court. The Supreme Court Collegium is known to have recommended the transfer of Justice Muralidhar […]

Nirbhaya convicts to be hanged together, says Delhi high court

Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
Nirbhaya-Convicts

New Delhi : The Delhi High Court Wednesday said all convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case have to be executed together, and not separately. Justice Suresh Kumar Kait directed convicts to file any application which they want within one week after which authorities should act. The high court dismissed the Centre’s plea […]

High court grants bail to four accused in Puttur gang rape case

Thursday, December 12th, 2019
rape-accused

Puttur : The first year studends of a college in Putturu, who remanded in a gang rape case of same college girl student were granted bail by the high court. All the students, involved in alleged rape in  a car at a deserted area of Bellippady Katara of the taluk. Gurunandan (19), resident of Ganadamoole […]

Government now seeks new site for High Court annexe

Thursday, December 5th, 2019
HC

Bengaluru : The government is looking for an alternative site for the Karnataka High Court’s annexe building after its decision to demolish the KGID building attracted a barrage of criticism. Sources in the government said the high court authorities were not happy with the fact that the court’s name was dragged into the controversy unnecessarily. […]