In the first move of its kind in the country, most judges of the Allahabad High Court have agreed to cut short their summer holidays and attend to work during the vacations with a view to reducing the staggering backlog of cases.
The Allahabad High Court has summoned Uttar Pradesh government officials of Agra district to explain why a leather shoe industry cluster was being sited close to the eco-sensitive Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary.
The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday asked the Uttar Pradesh chief secretary to file a reply to a plea challenging the continuance of senior IAS officer Rama Raman as Chairman of Noida Authority, Greater Noida Authority and Yamuna Expressway Authority on the ground that he has been Holding the posts for a "very long time".
Two days after, a police sub inspector shot dead a lawyer inside Allahabad District Court, the police have arrested him from a city railway station. Sub Inspector Shailendra singh was preparing to leave the city when he was arrested, say police.
Written by Niha Masih | Sunday November 16, 2014, Manda, Allahabad
Over 300 girls of Allahabad district's Fateh Bahadur school have not been attending school for over a week. Reason: Sexual harassment by local youths, some of whom, till recently, used to be their classmates.