Chandigarh News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 6, 2015
A High Court judge in Chandigarh dived into Sukhna lake to save a teenage girl from drowning after she allegedly attempted suicide, police said.
Others News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Farmers at a village in Haryana believe they are stuck in a time warp. Much of the land in Kaunla village in Ambala was acquired by the army from the British after independence. That land was part of 1400 acres leased by the British for 100 years in the 1850s for a cantonment. The lease expired in 1950 but the army continued to occupy the land, ...
Chandigarh News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 9, 2015
While allowing the petitions filed by four women disciples, the Punjab and Haryana High Court today adjourned till March 19 the hearing on the cremation of Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan sect head Ashutosh Maharaj.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Wednesday February 4, 2015
The Punjab and Haryana High Court has declined to stay the release of controversial film 'MSG: The Messnger of God', starring Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the chief of religious sect Dera Sacha Sauda.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Ami Chaturvedi | Monday February 2, 2015
The Punjab and Haryana High Court has extended the stay on transfer of Enforcement Directorate Officer Niranjan Singh. Mr Singh, an Assistant Director of the Enforcement Directorate, who recently questioned Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Majithia in a drug case, was recently ordered to shift to Kolkata.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 20, 2015
The Punjab and Haryana High Court today upheld the decision of the Manohar Lal Khattar government in Haryana reducing the retirement age of state government employees from 60 to 58 years.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 4, 2014
In more worry for the Punjab Police, a congregation has been announced by a dera or ashram that has refused to cremate its guru for the last 11 months. The guru's followers are angry at a High Court order that his body, which has been in a freezer since January, must be cremated within 15 days.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday December 4, 2014
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India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday December 4, 2014
The police has beefed up security and is keeping a close eye on an ashram near Jalandhar in Punjab, where there is tension after the High Court ordered that the body of the guru who headed the ashram be cremated within 15 days.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 20, 2014
In more trouble for controversial 'godman' Rampal, the Punjab and Haryana High Court today cancelled his bail in a 2006 murder case, a day after he was nabbed, even as police flushed out more people from his ashram.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday November 20, 2014
Rampal Maharaj, the 63-year-old guru who was arrested from his fortified ashram in Haryana last night, will be kept at the Hisar Central Jail till November 28, when a contempt case against him will be heard again. His ashram has been sealed and handed over to the CRPF.
India News | Reported by Sidharth Pandey, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday November 18, 2014
For days, thousands of men, women and children have staked out at an ashram in Haryana's Hisar, forming a protective ring around self-styled godman Rampal, who faces arrest in a murder case. Many of them are now leaving, saying they were "forced" to stay by the baba and his supporters.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Armed followers of a self-styled Godman and policemen in riot gear are locked in a stare-down outside an ashram in Haryana's Hisar.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday November 17, 2014
A murder-accused 'godman' closeted in his ashram in Haryana's Hisar for nearly two weeks and surrounded by a ring of armed followers failed to appear in court today. The state government's argument that Rampal 'Majaraj' is unwell, did not wash with the Punjab and Haryana High Court, which sternly said "the will to arrest him is lacking."
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday November 11, 2014
A day after the Punjab and Haryana High Court issued a fresh non-bailable warrant against murder-accused 'godman' Rampal Maharaj, calling for his arrest by November 17, situation outside his Satlok Ashram in Hisar remains tense.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday November 10, 2014
Chandigarh's borders with Panchkula and Mohali have been sealed to prevent the city being overrun by followers of Rampal. The controversial head of Rohtak's Satlok Ashram, who is undertrial in a murder case, is facing arrest after the Punjab and Haryana High Court ordered on November 5 that a non-bailable arrest warrant be issued against him.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday September 4, 2014
The Haryana government has been ordered to cancel the allocation of 350 acres of land in Gurgaon to real estate major DLF. The verdict of the Punjab and Haryana High Court further will add another ding to the credibility of the state's Congress government, which has been accused of allowing sweetheart land deals between DLF and Robert Vadra, the en...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
Veteran BJP leader Kaptan Singh Solanki was sworn-in as the new Governor of Haryana on Sunday. Acting Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court Ashutosh Mohunta administered the oath of office and secrecy to 75-year-old Kaptan Singh Solanki at the premises of Raj Bhawan in Chandigarh.
India News | Reporting by A Vaidyanathan, Written by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday July 15, 2014
The Supreme Court collegium has reiterated its recommendation to elevate Karnataka High Court judge K L Manjunath as Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court, turning down the Centre's advice to reconsider it, say sources.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 18, 2014
A special CBI court in Chandigarh today framed charges against former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav in the 2008 cash-at-judge's door scam after the Supreme Court dismissed her plea for stay on proceedings of the trial court.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 7, 2013
The committee, headed by former Punjab and Haryana High Court Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal, met here on November 5 and 6 during which it spoke to top officials from the Mumbai Crime Branch and BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit chief Ravi Sawani.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 8, 2013
The apex court also set up a probe panel headed by former chief justice of Punjab and Haryana high court Mukul Mudgal to inquire into the allegation of betting and spot-fixing in IPL.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 7, 2013
The Supreme Court proposed a three-member panel headed by former Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court Mukul Mudgal to enquire into the IPL spot-fixing scandal.
Alpan Saxena | Thursday September 12, 2013
Actor Vivek Oberoi says a ban or stay should not be imposed on a film once it is cleared by the Central Board of Film Certification because it translates into trouble for filmmakers as well as actors.