Free Press Journal
  • Indore: Take Home Ration Scheme

    Bhopal: Principal bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court on Wednesday permitted state government to issue short term tender to continue supply of take home ration. However, the court has prohibited three joint venture partners of MP State Agro Industrial Development Corporation from participating in the tender process.

  • Bhopal: Government overlooks HC order on nutritious food supply

    Bhopal: The Cabinet on Tuesday decided to distribute supplementary nutritious food through Rural Livelihood Mission by setting up a federation of self-help groups, which is against a decision given by Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court.

  • HC relief short-lived, Karti to remain in CBI custody for three more days

    New Delhi : Karti Chidambaram, the businessman son of former Finance Minister and Congress leader P Chidambaam, on Friday secured a relief from Delhi High Court ordering the Enforcement Directorate not to arrest him till the next hearing on March 20.

  • Bhopal: Vyapam PMT 2012 case

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh High Court on Wednesday granted bail to five persons accused in Vyapam PMT-2012 scam. The court accepted the bail plea of Chirayu Medical College chairman Dr Ajay Goenka, People’s Medical College chairman Vijay Kumar Ramnani and director Ashok Naganth Rao, LN Medical college admission in-charge Dr DK Sathpathi and Dr Ravi Saxena.

  • Bhopal: HC tells MPRTC to pay Rs 7.50 cr to BMC

    Bhopal: Terming a portion of Mansarowar Complex as illegal, the Madhya Pradesh High Court on Wednesday directed MPRTC to compensate BMC with Rs 7.50 crore or else the portion will be bulldozed.
    A double bench of HC headed by chief justice Hemant Gupta and justice Vijay Kumar Shukla said that the complex’s front open space with built up area of 4.5 meters was constructed against the norms and was illegal.

  • Bangladesh court extends bail for Zia until March 13 

    Dhaka : A court in Bangladesh on Monday extended the bail of imprisoned ex-prime minister and main opposition BNP chief Khaleda Zia until March 13 in a graft case, a day after the High Court deferred the judgement on a separate bail plea in a corruption case, media reports said.

  • Judges should be cautious in applying judicial minds: SC

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court has termed as “unfortunate” that in  a number of cases, magistrates across India are not guided by concrete precedents set by it in exercising caution while applying their judicious mind.

  • Bangladesh High Court defers judgement on Zia’s bail petition 

     Dhaka : Bangladesh’s High Court on Sunday deferred the judgement on imprisoned ex-prime minister and main opposition BNP chief Khaleda Zia’s bail petition, saying it would decide after receiving necessary papers from the lower court which sentenced her to five years in jail this month.

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    Supreme Court calls for expeditious, time-bound appointment of judges

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday called for time-bound appointment of the High Court judges, stressing expeditious process at the hands of all who have to discharge the constitutional obligations entrusted by the Constitution.

  • J&K ignored warnings over shifting Pak terrorists: Probe

    A senior official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, feels that there was an undue haste in the case of LeT terrorist Mohammed Naveed Jhatt and explained further that such hardcore terrorists could have been easily booked under the Public Safety Act and lodged again in a jail outside the Kashmir Valley

  • U’khand fake encounter: HC upholds conviction of 7 cops

    New Delhi : The Delhi High Court on Tuesday upheld a trial court’s order convicting and awarding life terms to seven policemen for killing a 22-year-old MBA student in a staged shootout in Dehradun in 2009.

  • Indore: HC issues notice to RTO in DPS bus accident case

    Indore: Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court on Tuesday issued notice to Indore Road Transport Officer directing him to submit his report in the case of Delhi Public School (DPS) bus accident, which had claimed lives of four children and driver and also injured nine others.

  • Supreme Court and HC judges get 250 percent salary hike

    New Delhi: The government on Tuesday announced a whopping salary and pension hike of over 250% for Supreme Court and High Court judges with retrospective effect from January 1, 2016, to match the increase to the central staff under the Seventh Pay Commission.

  • AAP calls EC ‘Khap Panchayat’, slams new Chief

    New Delhi : The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday dubbed the Election Commission a “Khap Panchayat” and raised questions over new Chief Election Commissioner O.P. Rawat’s relationship with the BJP.

  • SC asks Madhya Pradesh govt to fix jail term in life sentences

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Madhya Pradesh government and sought a detailed reply from it within four weeks on a plea seeking a fixed jail term in cases of life imprisonment.

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    Indore: HC stays Machhi Bazaar demolition drive

    Indore: The ambitious road widening work of Indore Municipal Corporation received a jolt on Wednesday when the Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court stayed removal action in Machhi Bazaar.  The road widening work is necessary to avail an alternate road to join Gangawal Bus stand with Sarvate Bus stand. Today’s could run for merely two hours and during which the IMC managed to remove about 42 encroachments.

  • Nearly three-fold hike in salary, pension of SC, HC judges

    New Delhi : Salaries, allowances and pensions of the Supreme Court and High Court judges are poised for nearly a three-fold hike under a Bill inconclusively discussed in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday.