The apex court said that the high court ought to have appointed an amicus curiae in the absence of counsel, adding that "the liberty of a citizen cannot be taken away in this manner".
Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has asked state officials to file a Letter Patent Appeal (LPA) before the Punjab and Haryana High Court within this week
Anushka Sharma, Amazon Prime Video served notice for allegedly defaming Sikh community in Paatal Lok
Anushka Sharma has produced the Amazon Prime Video show Paatal Lok via her banner Clean Slate Filmz.
Punjab cabinet approves Lokayukta Bill for introduction in ongoing Assembly session; legislation covers all public functionaries including CM
Bill seeks to replace the existing Punjab Lokpal Act, 1996 and will cover all public functionaries, including the chief minister
Justice Muralidhar's transfer unrelated to Delhi riots case, but govt should have been more careful: Justice Balakrishnan
The government should have been a little careful while issuing the midnight order transferring Delhi HC Judge S Muralidhar to the Punjab and Haryana HC, former CJI KG Balakrishnan has said, amid a row over the timing of the transfer
Centre transfers Justice S Muralidhar to Punjab and Haryana HC based on SC's 12 Feb direction; order comes on day he pulled up Delhi Police
The Centre on Wednesday issued a transfer of Justice S Muralidhar of the Delhi High Court to the Punjab and Haryana High Court. The notification of Justice Muralidhar's transfer, who is the third-highest judge of the Delhi High Court, comes about two weeks after the recommendation by the Supreme Court collegium on 12 February.
Congress questions Justice S Muralidhar's transfer; Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad slams party, saying 'well-settled process' followed
The Congress on Thursday hit out at the government over the transfer of Delhi High Court Judge S Muralidhar, alleging that the Modi dispensation was waging a battle of revenge against the judiciary.
Member of SIT probing 2015 Guru Granth Sahib desecration cases in Punjab dubs SC's dismissal of CBI plea 'moral victory'
A senior Punjab IPS officer, who is a member of the SIT probing 2015 Guru Granth Sahib desecration cases and police firing incidents, has described the dismissal of CBI's plea by the Supreme Court in the sacrilege matter as "moral victory"
Man arrested in Chandigarh after confessing to girlfriend's murder on live television, was on bail in 2010 murder case
Chandigarh Police arrested a man from a news channel’s office, minutes after he confessed on live television on Tuesday that he had killed his girlfriend at a city hotel on 31 December, 2019
Kathua rape victim's family expresses satisfaction over Hyderabad encounter killings, says veterinarian's family will not have to face court ordeals
The family said that at least the family of the victim will not have to face 'nightmare' of a lengthy trial
Kathua case: Punjab & Haryana HC to hear plea by victim's family seeking death penalty for accused tomorrow
Hearing in plea seeking death penalty in Kathua rape and murder of eight-year-old in Kathua case at Punjab and Haryana High Court has been adjourned. 'Life imprisonment is not enough', said lawyer of the victim's family advocate Utsav Bains. District and Sessions judge had pronounced three main accused convicted them under various sections of Ranbir Penal Code.
Punjab and Haryana High Court according legal person status to animals a step forward to stop cruelty against them
The aim behind the bestowal of the status of ‘legal person’ on animals is the prevention of animal cruelty.
Ruckus over Ludhiana gangrape stalls Punjab Assembly; law and order deteriorated under Congress govt, says Opposition
Insisting that the law and order situation had been maintained effectively during the last two years of his government, Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh said three of the six persons involved in gang-rape incident had been arrested.
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh given life sentence in murdered journalist case; 3 others also get same punishment
Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has been given life sentence for the murder of Haryana-based journalist Ram Chandra Chatrapati in 2002.
Centre signs off on transfers of six HC judges including Justice Nirmaljit Kaur, who exposed 2008 cash-in-bag scam
Separate Law Ministry notifications said Justice Pavankumar Bhimappa Bajanthri, judge of the Punjab and Haryana High, stands transferred to the Karnataka High Court. Similarly, Justice Sujit Narayan Prasad of the Orissa High Court was posted to the Jharkhand High Court
Amritsar train tragedy: Event organiser says taken all permissions, alerted crowd not to stand on tracks
Saurabh Madan Mithoo, the organiser of the Dussehra celebration in Amritsar where at least 59 people were run over by a passing train, said he is extremely pained by the incident.
Amritsar train tragedy: Gurugram-based lawyer files petition in Punjab and Haryana HC seeking CBI inquiry
The accident took place in Choura Bazar near Jhoda Phatak area of Amritsar on 19 October after a train ran over the crowd, standing along railway tracks, to watch an effigy of Ravan being burnt.
Bhima Koregaon arrests: Plea filed on Sudha Bharadwaj's behalf in Punjab and Haryana HC withdrawn to take up other remedies
A Habeas Corpus petition filed on behalf of Sudha Bharadwaj, one of the five rights activists arrested on 28 August in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case, before the Punjab and Haryana High Court has been withdrawn on Wednesday, with the liberty to take up other remedies as per law.
In a setback for cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Supreme Court has agreed to reconsider the quantum of punishment for the Punjab minister in the 1998 road rage case.
Bhima Koregaon raids: Late night drama in Faridabad as cops lead Sudha Bharadwaj to court despite HC order
The custody battle for activist Sudha Bharadwaj took a dramatic turn in late night action after Tuesday's sweeping raids by Pune police in connection with violence at Maharashtra's Koregaon-Bhima village on 31 December last year when Dalit activists clashed with upper-caste Marathas. Bharadwaj, arrested from her Faridabad residence Tuesday, is being taken to Pune against the orders of Punjab and Haryana High Court, her lawyers are now claiming.