Friday, 1 July, 2022
TopicAndhra Pradesh High Court

Topic: Andhra Pradesh High Court

Bail ordered 19 months ago, but murder convict freed only now after another SC intervention

The apex court has sought an explanation from the Nellore prison and the trial court that refused to entertain bail plea of man convicted of dowry harassment-cum-murder of wife.

‘HC shouldn’t get into govt terrain of making laws’: Jagan lashes out over Andhra capitals order

Speaking in assembly, Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan also terms 'impossible' the six-month deadline set by the court for the government to develop Amaravati as the state’s only capital.

Legally speaking, why Andhra HC ‘1 capital’ verdict could end Jagan’s ‘decentralisation’ dream

New Delhi: The last few days have been a real downer for Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy, as far as his quest...

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Jagan govt will go to SC if needed, says minister, after HC order to make Amaravati sole capital

Minister Botsa Satyanarayana said govt is still keen on ‘decentralisation’. Court said legislature can't trifurcate capital, and wants Amaravati developed in 6 months.

Andhra Pradesh High Court orders state govt to implement Amaravati masterplan

A division bench of HC, headed by Chief Justice Prashant Mishra, also ordered the government to honour agreement signed with farmers, who gave up land for development of new capital Amaravati.

‘Respect laws of land or close your shop’: Andhra Pradesh HC warns Twitter

The high court came down heavily on Twitter for disregarding its orders on deleting objectionable and derogatory content against the judiciary allegedly by YSR Congress supporters.

SC dismisses complaint of Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Reddy against sitting top court judge

On 6 October 2020, Reddy wrote to CJI Bobde alleging that a senior Supreme Court judge has been influencing Andhra Pradesh High Court sittings and acting in the TDP's interests.

How Jagan Reddy’s dream project of 3 capitals for Andhra has been stalled by 60 petitions

With the appointment of Arup Kumar Goswami as the new Chief Justice to the HC last month, the arguments in the capital case will now have to be made again from scratch.

Andhra officials ’emboldened’ after CM Jagan’s letter to CJI against judiciary — HC judge

Rejecting Jagan govt's appeal seeking his recusal from cases, Andhra Pradesh High Court Justice Rakesh Kumar said state judiciary was under attack from 'people in power'.

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Representational image | Islam devotees offer Friday prayers during Ramadan, Patna, April 2022 | PTI

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
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RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


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At 1st Maritime Security Group meet, NSA chief Doval stresses on coordination among stakeholders

Meeting chaired by Vice Admiral (retd) G. Ashok Kumar, India’s 1st national maritime security coordinator. ‘Crucial policy issues’ such as ‘blue economy initiative’ also discussed.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.