Allahabad High Court
High Court in Uttar Pradesh
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The Allahabad High Court or the High Court of Judicature at Allahabad is a high court based in Prayagraj that has jurisdiction over the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It was established on 17 March 1866, making it the fourth high court to be established in India.
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HCs of Bombay, Calcutta and Allahabad face Judge shortageThe Allahabad HC with a sanctioned strength of 160 Judges is functioning with just 96 of them. In the Bombay HC out of sanctioned strength of 94 Judges, 30 are lying vacant. The situation is alarming..
Kafeel Khan expresses satisfaction at SC verdict in his favourDr Kafeel Khan, a suspended major paediatrician under the Uttar Pradesh government who got relief from the Supreme Court on Thursday, expressed deep satisfaction over the development on Friday, saying..
SC dismisses plea against Allahabad HC order which said conversion for marriage is unacceptable
Yogi govt challenges HC order in SC on Kafeel Khan issueThe Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has filed a petition in the Supreme Court challenging the Allahabad High Court order that quashed the National Security Act against suspended Gorakhpur..
Two adults can live together without interference from families: Allahabad HCTwo adults in a live-in relationship have the right to cohabit peacefully, the Allahabad high court has observed while directing the SSP Farrukhabad to provide security to a couple that lives together..
Don't See Priyanka, Salamat as Hindu-Muslim, says Allahabad High CourtUnhappy with the decision, the parents of Priyanka filed an FIR against Salamat, accusing him of "kidnapping" and "abduction to compel a marriage".
SC dismisses sacked BSF jawan's plea challenging PM Modi's election from VaranasiThe Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the plea of sacked BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav who had sought annulment of 2019 Varanasi Lok Sabha elections claiming that his nomination papers were illegally..
SC allows UP govt to fill up 69,000 posts for teachers as per results declared in MayThe Supreme Court Wednesday allowed the Uttar Pradesh government to fill up vacancies for 69,000 assistant basic teachers in the state as per the results it declared in May this year. A bench headed by..
UP govt will make law to curb 'Love Jihad': Yogi AdityanathIn a recent judgement on a petition filed by a married couple, the Allahabad High Court has observed that conversion just for the purpose of marriage is unacceptable.
'Conversion just for the purpose of marriage unacceptable' says Allahabad High CourtThe Allahabad High Court in a recent judgement has observed that conversion just for the purpose of marriage is unacceptable. The court made the comments after finding that a Muslim woman had converted..
SC orders Allahabad High Court to monitor CBI probe into Hathras caseThe bench said that all aspects of the Hathras case, including security to the victim's family and witnesses, will be looked after by the Allahabad High Court.
Hathrase gang-rape & murder case: Allahabad HC to monitor CBI probe, SC saysThe Supreme Court on Tuesday entrusted Allahabad high court to monitor the CBI probe into the gang-rape and murder of a dalit girl in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras. On the plea of transferring of trial in..
Hathras rape case: Allahabad HC slams UP govt officials, says cremation 'infringement' of human rightsThe Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court slammed the UP government officials and said that the decision of cremating the Hathras victim's body in the night is an "infringement" of her human..
Horrible, shocking, extraordinary: CJI calls Hathras incident, seeks details of witness protectionThe Supreme Court on Tuesday termed the Hathras incident horrible, shocking and extraordinary as it sought an affidavit from the Uttar Pradesh government on three aspects: how the family and witnesses..
SC declines permission to carry out Muharram procession across countryThe Supreme Court Thursday declined permission for carrying out Muharram procession across the country and asked Lucknow-based petitioner to move before the Allahabad High Court with his plea.
Plea in Allahabad HC seeking stay on Ram Temple 'Bhoomi Pujan'A petition has been filed in the Allahabad High Court seeking a stay on 'Bhumi Pujan' of Ram Temple in Ayodhya, terming it as a violation of Unlock 2.0 guidelines.
UP govt forms panel to probe Kanpur ambush, Vikas Dubey's encounterThe Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday constituted a one-member commission to probe the Kanpur ambush and the encounter of gangster Vikas Dubey.The panel will be headed by retired Allahabad High Court..
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Allahabad HC has 98% of over 14,000 HC appeals pending for over 30 yearsThe Supreme Court last week came across statistics on chronic pendency of appeals in ten High Courts across India and found that Allahabad HC has the dubious distinction of accounting for 14,207, or..
Priyanka Gandhi's private secy files plea for anticipatory bail in bus dispute caseSandeep Singh, the private secretary of Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, filed a petition before the Allahabad High Court on Friday for an anticipatory bail in the bus dispute case.
Supreme Court adjourns for two weeks hearing in Yadav Singh corruption caseA bench headed by Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman and also comprising Justice Navin Sinha and Justice BR Gavai adjourned the matter for two weeks after noting that the Allahabad High Court has already..
After HC notice, UP withdraws order extending working shifts to 12 hrs in manufacturing unitsThe Uttar Pradesh government has withdrawn its order increasing daily work hour shifts from the existing 8 hours to 12 hours in manufacturing units, a day after the Allahabad High Court issued a notice..
Uttar Pradesh moves SC against HC order to remove 'name-and-shame' hoardingsThe Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court, challenging the Allahabad High Court order directing the administration to pull down posters of people allegedly accused in vandalism..
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SC issues notice to UP govt on PIL challenging renaming of Allahabad to PrayagrajA bench, comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant, issued notice to the state government on an appeal filed by the society against the Allahabad High Court order of..
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In letter to PM Modi, CJI seeks removal of Allahabad HC judgeA three-judge in-house committee, comprising Madras High Court Chief Justice Indira Banerjee, Sikkim High Court Chief Justice S K Agnihotri and Madhya Pradesh High Court's Justice P K Jaiswal, had in..