India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 27, 2015
Uttar Pradesh will have to wait for some more time for a Lokayukta, as the meeting held at Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's residence failed to reach a consensus with the Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court questioning the validity of the process.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 22, 2015
The Allahabad High Court today directed Secretaries of all departments in Uttar Pradesh government to ensure the hoisting of the national flag and reciting of the national anthem in all institutions.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 22, 2015
In an embarrassment to the Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh, the Allahabad High Court today declared as illegal the appointment of retired IAS officer Lal Bihari Pandey as the chairman of the UP Higher Education Services Commission.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today sought to assure the protesting ad-hoc primary teachers in Uttar Pradesh that his government would find a way to solve the crisis and appealed to them to not take any extreme steps.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 4, 2015
The Allahabad High Court has sought a detailed report from the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on the Rs 25 crore donation former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh gave to the Bill Clinton Foundation.
Allahabad News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 3, 2015
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".
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 1, 2015
The Allahabad High Court today directed the Uttar Pradesh government to ensure that the national flag is hoisted at madrassas across the state on Independence Day and Republic Day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
The Allahabad High Court has ruled that if Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal surrenders before a court in Amethi district within four weeks, no coercive action shall be taken against him till then in a criminal case pending in the lower court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
The teachers' body in Srinagar today demanded that the government improve the quality of education in Jammu and Kashmir taking a cue from the Allahabad High Court's order directing the government employees to send their children to state-run primary schools.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Most of the 24 high courts of the country are facing an acute shortage of judges with as many as 384 vacancies waiting to be filled up at a time when there is no system to appoint or elevate judges to the higher judiciary.
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday August 19, 2015
All government servants, elected representatives, members of judiciary and any other persons who get any benefit or salary from the state exchequer or public fund should send their children to primary schools run by the state education board, said the Allahabad High Court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 7, 2015
The Supreme Court today dismissed the petition of U P government challenging the order of the Allahabad High Court directing CBI investigation into corruption charges against former NOIDA Chief Engineer Yadav Singh, saying the state government should instead be happy.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Friday August 7, 2015
The Supreme Court declined to entertain a petition filed by the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government challenging the July 16 order of the Allahabad High Court of handing over the corruption case against former chief engineer of Noida authority, Yadav Singh to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
Ghaziabad News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 6, 2015
As many as 80 industrial units in Ghaziabad have been sealed by the Pollution Control Board in compliance with orders passed by Allahabad High Court following a Public interest litigation (PIL) filed by an advocate, officials said.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Tuesday August 4, 2015
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today has registered two cases of corruption, and carried out raids at 14 places including Noida and Ghaziabad against former chief engineer of Noida authority, Yadav Singh, accused of corruption and amassing huge wealth disproportionate to his income, according to sources.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
The Allahabad High Court has stayed the bailable warrant issued against Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for three weeks. The warrant had been issued by an Amethi court for his alleged inflammatory speech in Uttar Pradesh during Lok Sabha elections.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 1, 2015
The judiciary, including the Supreme Court and various subordinate courts, disposed of over 2 crore cases last year, and another 3 crore are still pending with them, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
he Allahabad High Court has fixed July 15 for passing its order on a PIL seeking directions for disqualifying Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Azam Khan to be an MLA and restraining him from holding the office of minister for allegedly holding 'dual office of profit'.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The Supreme Court on Monday sought response of Nithari serial killings case convict Surender Koli on a plea of the Uttar Pradesh government against the Allahabad High Court verdict that commuted his death penalty to life term earlier this year.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 1, 2015
Rains continued to lash most parts of Uttar Pradesh today, bringing relief from the hot and humid temperature of the past week.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Friday June 26, 2015
Emergency was imposed in the country exactly 40 years ago today. In that summer of discontent, many of the country's top leaders, across parties, began their political journeys. Union Ministers Arun Jaitley and Ravi Shankar Prasad and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar are among the batch of 1975 in Indian politics.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 16, 2015
The Uttar Pradesh government said on Monday that it would not sack any of its ministers without investigation, days after a cabinet minister was accused of orchestrating the murder of a journalist in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 25, 2015
The Supreme Court, today, stayed the execution of a woman and her lover convicted for killing seven members of her family, including a 10-month-old baby, in Uttar Pradesh in 2008.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Thursday April 30, 2015
The Supreme Court today upheld the death penalty given to a woman and her lover for killing seven members of her family including a 10-month-old child.