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Environmentalists fear the lavish weddings will wreak havoc on the sensitive ecology of the picturesque ski resort of Aulis/Photo: www.tourmymind.com

Millionaire Wedding in Uttarakhand: Double Trouble

Above: Environmentalists fear the lavish weddings will wreak havoc on the sensitive ecology of the picturesque ski resort of Aulis/Photo: www.tourmymind.com Controversy follows the Gupta...
Baba Ramdev

Share Some Of Profits With Farmers And Agriculturists, Uttarakhand HC Tells Ramdev Owned Company

~By Shaheen Parween The Uttarakhand High Court had ordered a company associated with Baba Ramdev to share a percentage of its profits with the local...

Kedarnath: Caught in a Whirlpool

Above: A poster of Kedarnath, a film set in the background of the 2013 Uttarakhand floods Despite the Uttarakhand High Court dismissing a plea to...

Reservation: Caste Away

Above: Marriage often means migration for Indian women, but they then stand to lose their caste benefits/Photo: UNI The apex court has said that a...
Centre Asks Internet Providers to Block 827 Porn Websites

Centre Asks Internet Providers to Block 827 Porn Websites

The Central government has directed Internet Service Providers to block 827 websites that host pornographic content. This follows an order of Uttarakhand High Court,...
Fatwas: Carping over a Word

Fatwas: Carping over a Word

The apex court stayed an Uttarakhand HC order banning the issuing of fatwas when the matter was about a farman By Govind Pant Raju in...
Himalayan Bugyals: The Hills Are Not So Alive…

Himalayan Bugyals: The Hills Are Not So Alive…

Above: A trekkers’ camp on a bugyal. The HC ban will hit this activity which is part of the state’s tourism economy/Photo: aquaterra.in A High...
Strikes: No Work, No Pay

Strikes: No Work, No Pay

As agitations by government employees bring Uttarakhand to a virtual halt, the Uttarakhand High Court steps in with a blanket ban ~By Govind Pant Raju...
All healthcare clinics in Uttarakhand will have to be duly registered

Clinical Establishments Act, 2010: Cracking the Whip!

Above: All healthcare clinics in Uttarakhand will have to be duly registered With the Uttarakhand High Court seeking closure of establishments not registered under Clinical...
tourism

Ayush Gram Lease: Nailing the State’s Disinformation

Above: The Bhowali TB Sanatorium may soon be converted into a multi-specialty hospital/Photo: ratansharga.blogspot.com The Uttarakhand High Court has slammed the state government’s bid to...
National Parks: Batting for Wildlife

National Parks: Batting for Wildlife

Above: Tourists enjoying elephant rides in Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve/Photo: Kh. Manglembi Devi The Uttarakhand High Court has slammed the Uttarakhand government on Van Gujjars,...
Maternity Benefits: Baby Steps

Maternity Benefits: Baby Steps

Above: The Maternity Benefit Act protects the employment of a woman during maternity and entitles her to full pay during this time The Uttarakhand High...
Govt agrees to elevation of Justice KM Joseph to SC, as Collegium-executive confrontation eases

Govt agrees to elevation of Justice KM Joseph to SC, as Collegium-executive confrontation eases

The eight-month stand-off between the Supreme Court Collegium and the executive was eased a bit on Thursday (August 2) when the government agreed to...
Swacch Bharat, muddy waters: A scam that wasn't

Swacch Bharat, muddy waters

Though the Uttarakhand High Court passed an order in a case involving alleged irregularities in funds disbursal to BPL families for construction of toilets,...
Adventure Sports in Uttarakhand: Danger Zone

Adventure Sports in Uttarakhand: Danger Zone

Above: For now, there will be no more river rafting in Rishikesh or elsewhere in Uttarakhand/Photo Courtesy: tajhotels.com Peak season adventure tourism takes a hit...
Uttarakhand HC bans water sports in state till new policy is framed

Uttarakhand HC bans water sports in state till new policy is framed

Above: White water rafting in Dehradun, Uttarakhand (file pic)/Photo: UNI Recognizing that the water sports in Uttarakhand was resulting into the loss of lives,...
Uttarakhand HC: Free mentally ill children and formulate policies for them

Uttarakhand HC: Free mentally ill children and formulate policies for them

Above: A mentally ill patient (representative image) ~By Sanjeev Sirohi It must be lauded right at the outset the landmark judgment delivered by the Uttarakhand High...
Collegium likely to repeat recommendation for Justice KM Joseph to SC along with other names

Collegium to repeat recommendation for Justice KM Joseph to SC along with other names

The Supreme Court Collegium meeting of Friday (May 11) threw up a solution of sorts, almost exactly as India Legal had predicted. The formula...
Justice Chelameswar writes letter to CJI on Justice KM Joseph elevation issue

Justice Chelameswar writes letter to CJI on Justice KM Joseph elevation issue

In another letter to CJI Dipak Misra, Justice J Chelameswar this time has written about the appointment of the Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand...
Solitary Confinement of death row convicts: Out Of The Hell Hole

Solitary Confinement: Out Of The Hell Hole

Illustration: Anthony Lawrence In a landmark judgment, the Uttarakhand High Court has abolished the practice of solitary confinement of death row convicts ~By Usha Rani Das On...

Illegal Sprawl in Nainital: Paving Paradise

Above: (L to R) Taxis parked outside a hotel in Nainital/Photo Courtesy: www.bcmtouring.com There is much angst over a court directive that only after tourists...
(Left) Senior Advocate Indu Malhotra and Justice K M Joseph

Appointments to the Supreme Court: IB submits report on Indu Malhotra to Govt, silent...

Above:  (Left) Senior Advocate Indu Malhotra and Justice  K M Joseph  With two appointees to the Supreme Court having been stuck in the fight...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Judicial Crisis: Striking Home

In the Economic Survey, the centre accepts the need to address backlogs in the judiciary. This and the inability to fill vacancies of judges...
Rakesh Roshan

Criminal proceedings against Rakesh Roshan stayed by SC

Above: Rakesh Roshan The sensitive issue of copyright violation has come up against Bollywood producer and director Rakesh Roshan which landed the father of...
Ganga and Yamuna: Relief Floods In

Ganga and Yamuna: Relief Floods In

Above: Heavy encroachment spills onto the banks of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi in Devprayag. Photo: Anil Shakya In two reassuring moves, both the NGT and the...
The Ganga. Photo: UNI

Ganga, Yamuna are not living entities, clarifies SC

The Supreme Court on Friday (July 7) set aside the Uttarakhand High Court judgment of March which termed the rivers Ganga and Yamuna as...
Illustration: Amitava Sen

Acid Attack Survivors: A Soothing Salve

Above: Illustration Amitava Sen The Uttarakhand High Court’s order providing relief and rehabilitation to these victims is a step in the right direction  ~By Usha...
Are EVMs Sitting Ducks?

Are EVMs Sitting Ducks?

Above: Under the paper-ballot system, voters could check the accuracy of the ballot paper, candidate’s name and symbol. Under the electronic voting system, they...
Uttarakhand HC hints at Art 360 if state govt fails to provide facilities to schools

Uttarakhand HC hints at Art 360 if state govt fails to provide facilities to...

Above: A government school in Uttarakhand. Photo: uttarakhand.org.in/Sanjay Nautiyal    The Uttarakhand High Court has come down heavily on the state administration for not being...
Supreme Court. Photo: Anil Shakya

Uttarakhand takes HC’s living river judgment to SC

To protect the Ganga and Yamuna rivers from pollution, the Uttarakhand High Court had, three months back, declared that the rivers were living entities,...
Uttarakhand HC: No luxury cars for state govt till schools get basic amenities

Uttarakhand HC: No luxury cars for state govt till schools get basic amenities

If you don’t have the money to provide for basic facilities to schools, you should not be having the money to provide for yourself...
The Ganga in Allahabad. Photo: Anil Shakya

Pay a huge fine or go to jail if you ‘hurt’ the Ganga

The Uttarakhand High Court declared the river Ganga as a living entity in March this year; which also means that anybody ‘hurting’ the river...
Uttarakhand High Court

Uttarakhand High Court stays EC’s EVM hackathon

June 3 was the slated date of the Election Commission’s (EC) EVM challenge. Already, the event had come under the scanner as impractical and untenable....
Will giving living entity status to the Ganga save it? Photo: UNI

The Guardian Knot

The Uttarakhand High Court granting living entity status to the Ganga and the Yamuna has been hailed by conservationists. But parenting the rivers is...
Polling officers with EVMs at a training camp ahead of the 2017 Uttar Pradesh assembly polls. Photo: UNI

Writ against Election Commission’s EVM Challenge

A writ petition has been filed in the High Court of Uttarakhand claiming that the Election Commission’s (EC) EVM Challenge, to be held on June...
The Yamuna in Delhi is a sorry sight. Photo: Anil Shakya

Is this Life?

Though the Uttarakhand High Court has given an order granting “living entity” status to rivers Ganga and Yamuna, this will help save them only...
The Ganga. Photo: UNI

Yamuna and Ganga are living entities, says Uttarakhand High Court

Ganga and Yamuna are mythical rivers. We all know that. The Uttarakhand High Court on Monday even legally acknowledged that. Well not all of...

Uttarakhand High Court Quashes President’s Rule In The State; Orders Floor Test On April...

Uttarakhand High Court has quashed President’s rule in the state, and has ordered a floor test on April 29th, wherein Harish Rawat will be...
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Use Article 356 Sparingly: SC tells government

The apex court judgment in the SR Bommai vs Union of India case clearly said that Article 356 cannot be imposed for superseding a...
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Uttarakhand’s Political Crisis: BJP’s Toppling Game

The party’s attempt to wrest power in various states by wooing rebel MLAs is part of its conquering game and bolstering numbers in the...

'uttarakhand high court' - 40 News Results

Environmentalists fear the lavish weddings will wreak havoc on the sensitive ecology of the picturesque ski resort of Aulis/Photo: www.tourmymind.com

Millionaire Wedding in Uttarakhand: Double Trouble

Above: Environmentalists fear the lavish weddings will wreak havoc on the sensitive ecology of the picturesque ski resort of Aulis/Photo: www.tourmymind.com Controversy follows the Gupta...
Baba Ramdev

Share Some Of Profits With Farmers And Agriculturists, Uttarakhand HC Tells Ramdev Owned Company

~By Shaheen Parween The Uttarakhand High Court had ordered a company associated with Baba Ramdev to share a percentage of its profits with the local...

Kedarnath: Caught in a Whirlpool

Above: A poster of Kedarnath, a film set in the background of the 2013 Uttarakhand floods Despite the Uttarakhand High Court dismissing a plea to...

Reservation: Caste Away

Above: Marriage often means migration for Indian women, but they then stand to lose their caste benefits/Photo: UNI The apex court has said that a...
Centre Asks Internet Providers to Block 827 Porn Websites

Centre Asks Internet Providers to Block 827 Porn Websites

The Central government has directed Internet Service Providers to block 827 websites that host pornographic content. This follows an order of Uttarakhand High Court,...
Fatwas: Carping over a Word

Fatwas: Carping over a Word

The apex court stayed an Uttarakhand HC order banning the issuing of fatwas when the matter was about a farman By Govind Pant Raju in...
Himalayan Bugyals: The Hills Are Not So Alive…

Himalayan Bugyals: The Hills Are Not So Alive…

Above: A trekkers’ camp on a bugyal. The HC ban will hit this activity which is part of the state’s tourism economy/Photo: aquaterra.in A High...
Strikes: No Work, No Pay

Strikes: No Work, No Pay

As agitations by government employees bring Uttarakhand to a virtual halt, the Uttarakhand High Court steps in with a blanket ban ~By Govind Pant Raju...
All healthcare clinics in Uttarakhand will have to be duly registered

Clinical Establishments Act, 2010: Cracking the Whip!

Above: All healthcare clinics in Uttarakhand will have to be duly registered With the Uttarakhand High Court seeking closure of establishments not registered under Clinical...
tourism

Ayush Gram Lease: Nailing the State’s Disinformation

Above: The Bhowali TB Sanatorium may soon be converted into a multi-specialty hospital/Photo: ratansharga.blogspot.com The Uttarakhand High Court has slammed the state government’s bid to...
National Parks: Batting for Wildlife

National Parks: Batting for Wildlife

Above: Tourists enjoying elephant rides in Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve/Photo: Kh. Manglembi Devi The Uttarakhand High Court has slammed the Uttarakhand government on Van Gujjars,...
Maternity Benefits: Baby Steps

Maternity Benefits: Baby Steps

Above: The Maternity Benefit Act protects the employment of a woman during maternity and entitles her to full pay during this time The Uttarakhand High...
Govt agrees to elevation of Justice KM Joseph to SC, as Collegium-executive confrontation eases

Govt agrees to elevation of Justice KM Joseph to SC, as Collegium-executive confrontation eases

The eight-month stand-off between the Supreme Court Collegium and the executive was eased a bit on Thursday (August 2) when the government agreed to...
Swacch Bharat, muddy waters: A scam that wasn't

Swacch Bharat, muddy waters

Though the Uttarakhand High Court passed an order in a case involving alleged irregularities in funds disbursal to BPL families for construction of toilets,...
Adventure Sports in Uttarakhand: Danger Zone

Adventure Sports in Uttarakhand: Danger Zone

Above: For now, there will be no more river rafting in Rishikesh or elsewhere in Uttarakhand/Photo Courtesy: tajhotels.com Peak season adventure tourism takes a hit...
Uttarakhand HC bans water sports in state till new policy is framed

Uttarakhand HC bans water sports in state till new policy is framed

Above: White water rafting in Dehradun, Uttarakhand (file pic)/Photo: UNI Recognizing that the water sports in Uttarakhand was resulting into the loss of lives,...
Uttarakhand HC: Free mentally ill children and formulate policies for them

Uttarakhand HC: Free mentally ill children and formulate policies for them

Above: A mentally ill patient (representative image) ~By Sanjeev Sirohi It must be lauded right at the outset the landmark judgment delivered by the Uttarakhand High...
Collegium likely to repeat recommendation for Justice KM Joseph to SC along with other names

Collegium to repeat recommendation for Justice KM Joseph to SC along with other names

The Supreme Court Collegium meeting of Friday (May 11) threw up a solution of sorts, almost exactly as India Legal had predicted. The formula...
Justice Chelameswar writes letter to CJI on Justice KM Joseph elevation issue

Justice Chelameswar writes letter to CJI on Justice KM Joseph elevation issue

In another letter to CJI Dipak Misra, Justice J Chelameswar this time has written about the appointment of the Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand...
Solitary Confinement of death row convicts: Out Of The Hell Hole

Solitary Confinement: Out Of The Hell Hole

Illustration: Anthony Lawrence In a landmark judgment, the Uttarakhand High Court has abolished the practice of solitary confinement of death row convicts ~By Usha Rani Das On...

Illegal Sprawl in Nainital: Paving Paradise

Above: (L to R) Taxis parked outside a hotel in Nainital/Photo Courtesy: www.bcmtouring.com There is much angst over a court directive that only after tourists...
(Left) Senior Advocate Indu Malhotra and Justice K M Joseph

Appointments to the Supreme Court: IB submits report on Indu Malhotra to Govt, silent...

Above:  (Left) Senior Advocate Indu Malhotra and Justice  K M Joseph  With two appointees to the Supreme Court having been stuck in the fight...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Judicial Crisis: Striking Home

In the Economic Survey, the centre accepts the need to address backlogs in the judiciary. This and the inability to fill vacancies of judges...
Rakesh Roshan

Criminal proceedings against Rakesh Roshan stayed by SC

Above: Rakesh Roshan The sensitive issue of copyright violation has come up against Bollywood producer and director Rakesh Roshan which landed the father of...
Ganga and Yamuna: Relief Floods In

Ganga and Yamuna: Relief Floods In

Above: Heavy encroachment spills onto the banks of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi in Devprayag. Photo: Anil Shakya In two reassuring moves, both the NGT and the...
The Ganga. Photo: UNI

Ganga, Yamuna are not living entities, clarifies SC

The Supreme Court on Friday (July 7) set aside the Uttarakhand High Court judgment of March which termed the rivers Ganga and Yamuna as...
Illustration: Amitava Sen

Acid Attack Survivors: A Soothing Salve

Above: Illustration Amitava Sen The Uttarakhand High Court’s order providing relief and rehabilitation to these victims is a step in the right direction  ~By Usha...
Are EVMs Sitting Ducks?

Are EVMs Sitting Ducks?

Above: Under the paper-ballot system, voters could check the accuracy of the ballot paper, candidate’s name and symbol. Under the electronic voting system, they...
Uttarakhand HC hints at Art 360 if state govt fails to provide facilities to schools

Uttarakhand HC hints at Art 360 if state govt fails to provide facilities to...

Above: A government school in Uttarakhand. Photo: uttarakhand.org.in/Sanjay Nautiyal    The Uttarakhand High Court has come down heavily on the state administration for not being...
Supreme Court. Photo: Anil Shakya

Uttarakhand takes HC’s living river judgment to SC

To protect the Ganga and Yamuna rivers from pollution, the Uttarakhand High Court had, three months back, declared that the rivers were living entities,...
Uttarakhand HC: No luxury cars for state govt till schools get basic amenities

Uttarakhand HC: No luxury cars for state govt till schools get basic amenities

If you don’t have the money to provide for basic facilities to schools, you should not be having the money to provide for yourself...
The Ganga in Allahabad. Photo: Anil Shakya

Pay a huge fine or go to jail if you ‘hurt’ the Ganga

The Uttarakhand High Court declared the river Ganga as a living entity in March this year; which also means that anybody ‘hurting’ the river...
Uttarakhand High Court

Uttarakhand High Court stays EC’s EVM hackathon

June 3 was the slated date of the Election Commission’s (EC) EVM challenge. Already, the event had come under the scanner as impractical and untenable....
Will giving living entity status to the Ganga save it? Photo: UNI

The Guardian Knot

The Uttarakhand High Court granting living entity status to the Ganga and the Yamuna has been hailed by conservationists. But parenting the rivers is...
Polling officers with EVMs at a training camp ahead of the 2017 Uttar Pradesh assembly polls. Photo: UNI

Writ against Election Commission’s EVM Challenge

A writ petition has been filed in the High Court of Uttarakhand claiming that the Election Commission’s (EC) EVM Challenge, to be held on June...
The Yamuna in Delhi is a sorry sight. Photo: Anil Shakya

Is this Life?

Though the Uttarakhand High Court has given an order granting “living entity” status to rivers Ganga and Yamuna, this will help save them only...
The Ganga. Photo: UNI

Yamuna and Ganga are living entities, says Uttarakhand High Court

Ganga and Yamuna are mythical rivers. We all know that. The Uttarakhand High Court on Monday even legally acknowledged that. Well not all of...

Uttarakhand High Court Quashes President’s Rule In The State; Orders Floor Test On April...

Uttarakhand High Court has quashed President’s rule in the state, and has ordered a floor test on April 29th, wherein Harish Rawat will be...
Uttarakhand, article 356, uttarakhand bjp, supreme court, sc government, uttarakhand bjp news, uttarakhand cabinet, uttarakhand high court, article 356 news, uttarakhand news, uttarakhand political crisis, uttarakhand politics, uttarakhand rajya sabha

Use Article 356 Sparingly: SC tells government

The apex court judgment in the SR Bommai vs Union of India case clearly said that Article 356 cannot be imposed for superseding a...
Uttarakhand, uttarakhand politics, uttarakhand political crisis, uttarakhand cabinet, uttarakhand news, uttarakhand bjp, uttarakhand bjp news, uttarakhand rajya sabha, uttarakhand high court

Uttarakhand’s Political Crisis: BJP’s Toppling Game

The party’s attempt to wrest power in various states by wooing rebel MLAs is part of its conquering game and bolstering numbers in the...

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