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Patna high court

Courts must quash FIR order, grill magistrate

What should concern us is the evident non-application of mind by the CJM.

06 Oct 2019 2:33 AM

Patna high court judge stripped of work

Justice Kumar made scathing remarks on the prevailing situation in the state judiciary and pointed out corruption in lower courts during the hearing.

30 Aug 2019 4:09 AM

All cases withdrawn from Patna High Court judge who criticised colleagues, lower courts

11 judges, who suspended his order expressed anguish, said he exceeded his jurisdiction, his comments were unwarranted, uncalled for.

29 Aug 2019 4:01 PM

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Bihar ex-minister Manju Verma gets bail

Verma is an accused in an Arms Act case in connection with Muzaffarpur Shelter home rape case.

12 Mar 2019 6:39 PM

‘In possession of bungalows for lifetime?’: HC to Nitish govt over house allotment

The court fixed February 11 as the next date of hearing in the case.

09 Jan 2019 8:22 AM


Patna HC rejects bail plea filed by former Bihar minister Manju Verma

Justice Sudhir Singh turned down application of Verma, against whom FIR was lodged after seizure of about 50 cartridges from her residence.

09 Oct 2018 3:16 PM

Govt official among 4 detained by CBI in Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case

CBI has detained Rani, assistant director in the social welfare department between 2015-17, and three staff members of Brajesh Thakur.

20 Sep 2018 8:50 PM

SC lifts stay on reporting of Bihar shelter home rape case

The apex court, however, asked both print and the electronic media not to sensationalise incidents of sexual abuse and sexual violence.

20 Sep 2018 3:35 PM

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: CBI submits progress report to Patna HC

On August 23, the bench had pulled up the CBI for its failure to submit a progress report in the investigation into the case.

27 Aug 2018 5:18 PM

Shelter home case: Patna HC urged to revoke order on media

The sexual assault of 34 girls over a period of time came to light after a social audit was conducted by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences.

27 Aug 2018 6:05 AM


Patna HC pulls up CBI for no progress report in Bihar shelter home scandal

The sexual assault of 34 girls over a period of time in the government-funded Muzaffarpur shelter home came to light after a social audit.

23 Aug 2018 4:30 PM

Monitor participation of children in human chains: Patna HC to govt

Parents permission will be necessary for school children to participate in the human chain.

17 Jan 2018 12:46 AM

Patna HC upholds life sentence for ex-RJD MP Shahabuddin

Mohammad Shahabuddin had challenged the sentence that was awarded by the Siwan District Court on December 11, 2015.

31 Aug 2017 1:26 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Bureaucrat seeks help

The apex court has directed the Centre to consider Dr Gupta’s request for change of cadre.

21 May 2017 12:18 AM

AIIMS looks into 26-week pregnant woman case

The Patna HC based its order on the report of doctors that it would not be safe for the mother and the child.

04 May 2017 1:46 AM


‘Why rope in kids for human chain?’

Nitish Kumar will lead the human chain on January 21 from Patna’s Gandhi Maidan.

19 Jan 2017 6:47 AM

Supreme Court sends Bihar MLA back to jail in rape case

The court noted that in this case the accused was absconding after the FIR was registered and he avoided arrest.

25 Nov 2016 12:31 AM