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Law dept in soup for calling candidates for interview without declaring results

Thursday 9 January '14

Department had issued advertisement to fill up six posts for law officers in the Department of Law and Prosecution in Sept 2013.
To keep an eye on staff, UT dist court installs CCTV cameras

Tuesday 7 January '14

In a first, to keep a constant vigil on the functioning of its court staff, the Chandigarh District Court has installed CCTV cameras in the staff rooms of the court employees.
Hold inquiry into dispute involving Sector 26 college, HC tells PU V-C

Sunday 5 January '14

The dispute is related to a letter dated May 27, 2011 informing all colleges affiliated to PU about the introduction of the semester system.
Power theft scam: Apex court dismisses appeals; trial to resume from today

Saturday 4 January '14

In a significant development, the Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal filed by city-based Bhushan Industrial Corporation (BIC) managing director Brij Bhushan Singhal challenging framing of charges a...
HC holds father-son duo guilty of contempt of court, sends them to jail for six months

Tuesday 24 December '13

The two after having ‘defaulted’ on a loan not only ‘misbehaved’ with a lawyer, an officer of the court, but also ‘manhandled’ officers appointed by a lower court to prepare an inventory of the stock ...
10 Janpath ‘fraud address’ used to get Haryana plot

Friday 20 December '13

HUDA has also issued notices to 147 applicants who allegedly got plots fraudulently under the defence quota.
Attempt to hide truth, HC asks why no FIR registered even after a year

Thursday 19 December '13

Talks of handing over probe to CBI.
More CCTVs to watch you now

Sunday 15 December '13

The Administration has begun the process to install over 660 CCTV cameras in addition to the existing 216.
HC to Punjab: Spell out policy on aviation clubs

Tuesday 10 December '13

The directions were passed on a bunch of petitions filed by employees and officials of Patiala Aviation Club.
HC comes to rescue of man cheated by his own lawyers

Sunday 8 December '13

The Punjab and Haryana High Court Legal Services Authority has come to the rescue of a hapless father.
Punjab drafts policy to auction shamlat land

Sunday 1 December '13

Govt submits policy to HC. Makes auction mandatory for Panchayat lands. Lease period to not exceed 33 years
UT proposes body to regulate fee hikes of pvt schools, writes to Centre

Saturday 30 November '13

It will also monitor prices fixed by private publishers in respect of NCERT books.
NIPER: HC stays termination of whistle-blower scientist

Thursday 28 November '13

On November 14, chairman of NIPER had ordered “compulsory retirement” of Dr Neeraj Kumar.
Cash at Judge's door scam: Nirmal Yadav seeks time to move SC

Tuesday 26 November '13

CBI Court adjourned the case for three weeks allowing Yadav time to challenge HC order.
Haul of shame: Delhi CFSL report belies cops’ claims

Tuesday 26 November '13

Drug racket: Rules out presence of pseudoephedrine
A first: HC constructs ‘kids zone’ for mothers fighting legal battles

Sunday 24 November '13

For mothers who approach the Punjab and Haryana High Court looking for a solution to the unending legal battle, here is good news.
Key witness to CBI court: CBI officer harassed me

Sunday 24 November '13

Says was interrogated in the absence of a woman constable; public prosecutor says she was trying to suppress the truth.
Cash at judge's door: HC refuses to stay trial

Friday 22 November '13

Punjab and Haryana HC Judge had petitioned the HC demanding quashing of trial court's orders.
Now Justice Yadav seeks stay on trial, moves HC

Monday 18 November '13

Justice Yadav has requested the High Court to stay the entire proceedings of the trial pending in the special CBI court.
Nirmal Yadav demands stay on trial, moves HC

Monday 18 November '13

Yadav has requested the court to stay proceedings of the trial pending in the special CBI court.


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