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  • Calcutta HC appoints Manjula Chellur as SIT Chair

    Calcutta HC appoints Manjula Chellur as SIT Chair

    Chellur, who apart from Bombay High Court was also the Chief Justice of Calcutta and Kerala High Courts, will not only oversee the investigating process of the three-member SIT but also provide necessary instructions and look into the day-to-day activities.

    September 3, 2021
  • CBI registers eleven cases on the orders of calcutta high court on poll related  violence and other offences in west bengal

    CBI registers eleven cases on the orders of calcutta high court on poll related violence and other offences in west bengal

    The first case was earlier registered at Police Station Gangnapur, District Nadia vide FIR No. 65/2021 dated 3 May 2021 against 12 accused and unknown others on the allegations that the accused along with other unknown persons had attacked the victim with bamboo sticks & choppers.

    August 28, 2021
  • HC upbraids govt for inaction over flood relief graft

    HC upbraids govt for inaction over flood relief graft

    The court directed that a report be placed before it by 8 September about the FIR lodged against the persons who had ordered that flood relief funds are given without consulting the BDO’s list and others involved in this matter.

    August 27, 2021
  • Vaccine supply ‘not in line with’ population, govt counsel tells HC

    Vaccine supply ‘not in line with’ population, govt counsel tells HC

    Additional solicitor general Y J Dastoor submitted that the vaccine is not really supplied on a day-to-day basis. The court was hearing a PIL about persons infected by the virus and the frontline workers fighting the pandemic who are not getting compensation announced by the government.

    August 13, 2021
  • Value in unvalued trees

    Value in unvalued trees

    Wanton destruction of trees is commonplace in India by the state, by builders, industries and even godmen of all kinds. It is, therefore, significant that Mr Justice Rajasekhar Mantha of the Calcutta High Court chose to describe the act as a heinous crime and, in his order, permitted the compounding of the offence upon payment of ?40 crores to the state of West Bengal, which took the property developers (petitioner and/or the owner of the property M/s Emaar India Limited) to court.

    August 7, 2021
  • Calcutta HC orders deportation of Bangladeshi woman

    Calcutta HC orders deportation of Bangladeshi woman

    Justice Debangshu Basak directed the superintendent of the correctional home at which the woman is lodged to take appropriate measures for the purpose of her deportation.

    August 6, 2021
  • TMC, BJP candidates move HC over poll results

    TMC, BJP candidates move HC over poll results

    Directing the Election Commission to preserve the documents and EVMs, Justice Bibek Chaudhuri of Calcutta HC asked if an election result can be set aside merely because some central government personnel have exercised their influence.

    July 17, 2021
  • Detailed SSC lists published

    Detailed SSC lists published

    Lists of qualified, nonqualified, untrained, rejected candidates, cut-off marks were published.

    July 9, 2021
  • Irrelevance of SSC

    Irrelevance of SSC

    The court did not concur with the argument of the secretary, school education department, that successive legal tangles had been holding up the appointment of hundreds of thousands of school teachers.

    July 5, 2021
  • Narada affidavits: Five-judge HC bench to give verdict today

    Narada affidavits: Five-judge HC bench to give verdict today

    The court cannot refuse to accept important information only on grounds of delay, appearing for the chief minister, Rakesh Dwivedi submitted.

    June 30, 2021
  • Judge reserves order on Mamata’s recusal petition

    Judge reserves order on Mamata’s recusal petition

    Two appeals cannot be heard simultaneously as one transfer petition is already before the acting Chief Justice who is yet to give his decision on it and another one is before me, Justice Chanda pointed out.

    June 25, 2021
  • High Court allows bail for Debjani Mukherjee

    High Court allows bail for Debjani Mukherjee

    It is also not the case of the CBI that the petitioner did not co-operate in the process of investigation and there is no allegation that she is likely to tamper with evidence, it was observed.

    June 20, 2021
  • Mamata wants petition against Suvendu reassigned to another judge

    Mamata wants petition against Suvendu reassigned to another judge

    The petition was briefly heard on Friday morning by Justice Chanda before it was adjourned to June 24

    June 18, 2021
  • HC refuses to quash FIR against Suvendu

    HC refuses to quash FIR against Suvendu

    An aide of Suvendu was sent to police custody and later produced in court in this connection.

    June 15, 2021
  • Mithun to be interrogated

    Mithun to be interrogated

    The investigating officer shall interrogate him by video conferencing till the next date of hearing on 18 June.

    June 12, 2021
  • Narada: CBI counsel faces slew of questions from HC

    Narada: CBI counsel faces slew of questions from HC

    Several orders including from Supreme Court of South Africa were placed by him seeking transfer of the Narada case.

    June 3, 2021
  • Narada sting case: Calcutta HC orders house arrest of heavyweight TMC leaders, stays bail plea

    Narada sting case: Calcutta HC orders house arrest of heavyweight TMC leaders, stays bail plea

    The politicians under house arrest are two Bengal cabinet ministers Firhad Hakim and Subrata Mukherjee and two former ministers Madan Mitra and Sovan Chatterjee. They have been in judicial custody since Monday.

    May 22, 2021