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Gujarat HC declines to interfere with civic body notice on removal of Surat madrasa
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Gujarat HC declines to interfere with civic body notice on removal of Surat madrasa

The Waqf committee was first issued a notice by the SMC on October 1, 2021, for removal of "illegal construction" on the ground the petitioner was an "unauthorised occupant" of the land

Gujarat HC says extramarital affair can't be grounds to sack policeman, reverses 2013 dismissal orders
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Gujarat HC says extramarital affair can't be grounds to sack policeman, reverses 2013 dismissal orders

The couple admitted to the relationship, after which the police sent him a show-cause notice and dismissed him from service in 2013 on the ground of 'moral turpitude' amounting to erosion of public faith in the police

Explained: Gujarat High Court’s ‘Justice Clock’ and how it will help the public
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Explained: Gujarat High Court’s ‘Justice Clock’ and how it will help the public

The 7 feet by 10 feet LED display at the court premises will display disposal and pendency of cases, allowing for better transparency and openness

'How can you decide what I should eat': Gujarat HC to Ahmedabad civic body on non-vegetarian food row
India

'How can you decide what I should eat': Gujarat HC to Ahmedabad civic body on non-vegetarian food row

The remarks came as the court was hearing a petition filed by nearly 20 street vendors claiming the recent anti-encroachment drive was targeted at handcarts selling non-vegetarian food items

'Corporations cannot act on their own': Gujarat HC directs Ahmedabad civic body to conform to state COVID-19 policy
India

'Corporations cannot act on their own': Gujarat HC directs Ahmedabad civic body to conform to state COVID-19 policy

The direction came after the AMC informed that it has withdrawn the rule that only those patients who are brought by '108' ambulances be admitted to municipal hospitals or in the AMC's quota in private hospitals for COVID-19 patients

COVID-19 surge: Gujarat facing 'tsunami of cases' because state govt didn't listen to court, Centre, says HC
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COVID-19 surge: Gujarat facing 'tsunami of cases' because state govt didn't listen to court, Centre, says HC

A division Bench of Chief Justice Vikram Nath and Justice Bhargav Karia also raised doubts over the govt's claims about the availability of beds, testing facilities, medical oxygen, and Remdesivir

Gujarat HC refuses to modify order staying Jagannath Yatra in Ahmedabad, rejects state government's plea to reconsider
India

Gujarat HC refuses to modify order staying Jagannath Yatra in Ahmedabad, rejects state government's plea to reconsider

The Gujarat High Court late on Monday night refused to modify its earlier order to not allow holding of the Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad, scheduled for Tuesday, and rejected an application moved by the state government seeking permission to organise the event.

Anti-CAA protestors in Ahmedabad say police arbitrarily impose Section 144; move Gujarat HC to fight for right to protest
India

Anti-CAA protestors in Ahmedabad say police arbitrarily impose Section 144; move Gujarat HC to fight for right to protest

As nationwide protests against India's amended citizenship laws continue, protesters in BJP-ruled Gujarat are facing major difficulties in holding peaceful rallies in state capital, Ahmedabad

Godhra riots case: Supreme Court dismisses Teesta Setalvad's plea to de-freeze bank accounts
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Godhra riots case: Supreme Court dismisses Teesta Setalvad's plea to de-freeze bank accounts

Supreme Court dismissed Teesta Setalvad's plea challenging Gujarat High Court order rejecting their pleas for de-freezing of their personal bank accounts

'Marital rape a disgraceful offence’: Gujarat HC's ruling progressive, but mere condemnation of practice rings hollow
India

'Marital rape a disgraceful offence’: Gujarat HC's ruling progressive, but mere condemnation of practice rings hollow

Marital rape is not yet a criminal offence in India, though the matter has been debated by legislators, policymakers and the civil society for a long time.

Gujarat HC defers hearing to 6 October on plea challenging Ahmed Patel's win in Rajya Sabha polls
Politics

Gujarat HC defers hearing to 6 October on plea challenging Ahmed Patel's win in Rajya Sabha polls

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday gave two more weeks time to Congress leader Ahmed Patel to file his reply on a petition by Balwantsinh Rajput, the BJP candidate who had challenged his win in the recently-held Rajya Sabha elections.

Gulbarg Society massacre: Gujarat HC grants regular bail to VHP leader Atul Vaidya
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Gulbarg Society massacre: Gujarat HC grants regular bail to VHP leader Atul Vaidya

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday granted bail to VHP leader Atul Vaidya who was convicted in the Gulbarg Society massacre in connection to the 2002 Godhra riots.

Civic polls: Gujarat HC shuts escape route for state govt, calls delay 'unconstitutional'
India

Civic polls: Gujarat HC shuts escape route for state govt, calls delay 'unconstitutional'

n a major embarrassment to the Anandiben Patel-led Gujarat government, the Gujarat High Court on Wednesday ordered the state Election Commission to start the process for civic polls in the state immediately and asked the state government to provide all security measures.

Top Islamic State hacker killed in US drone strike in Syria, say reports
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Top Islamic State hacker killed in US drone strike in Syria, say reports

Junaid Hussain, a top Islamic State jihadist recruiter and an expert British hacker, has been killed in a US drone strike in Syria, according to a media report.

Embezzlement case: Supreme Case stays arrest for Teesta Setalvad till tomorrow
India

Embezzlement case: Supreme Case stays arrest for Teesta Setalvad till tomorrow

In a temporary relief to activist Teesta Setalvad, the Supreme Court has restrained the police from arresting her till tomorrow.

Gujarat HC refuses to quash adulteration case against Pepsico
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Gujarat HC refuses to quash adulteration case against Pepsico

The Gujarat High Court has refused to set aside a case filed against the Pepsico Holdings India Private Ltd for selling adulterated product.

Gujarat HC disposes PIL against Sonia Gandhi's photos in UPA ads
Politics

Gujarat HC disposes PIL against Sonia Gandhi's photos in UPA ads

The Gujarat High Court has disposed of a PIL, filed just before the last Assembly polls seeking removal of Congress President Sonia Gandhi's photos from erstwhile party-led UPA Government's advertisements, on ground that the matter has become infructuous.

Guj HC orders govt to pay minimum wage of Rs 221/ day to part-time employees
Economy

Guj HC orders govt to pay minimum wage of Rs 221/ day to part-time employees

Gujarat High Court today directed the state government to pay a salary of not less than Rs 221 a day to all the part-time government employees from next month.

Rape case: Gujarat HC stays arrest of Asaram Bapu aide
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Rape case: Gujarat HC stays arrest of Asaram Bapu aide

Gujarat High Court on Wednesday stayed the arrest of an aide of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu and his son Narayan Sai in connection with a case of bribery lodged by Surat police.

Guj HC allows 'peaceful procession' on Eid-e-Milad
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Guj HC allows 'peaceful procession' on Eid-e-Milad

Observing that taking out peaceful procession is a fundamental right, Gujarat High Court today ordered district administration of Tapi to allow religious procession on Eid-e-Milad tomorrow in Vyara town, notwithstanding objection from members of another community.