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Not possible to use biometrics to identify bodies: UIDAI

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) told the Delhi High Court on Monday that it was technically not possible to match the fingerprints of an unidentified body with the bio-metrics of 120 crore people stored in its database. The UIDAI submitted that matching of bio-metrics, including fingerprints and iris, is

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Delhi HC gives life term to 16 ex-cops in Hashimpura massacre case

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sentenced 16 ex-policemen to life imprisonment for killing 42 people of a minority community in the 1987 Hashimpura massacre case in Uttar Pradesh. A bench of Justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel reversed the trial court’s verdict which had acquitted the accused. The high court convicted

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Delhi HC ends Navlakha’s house arrest, sets aside transit remand order

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday allowed Gautam Navlakha, one of the five rights activists arrested in connection with Koregaon-Bhima case, to be freed from the house arrest. The high court granted him the relief saying that the Supreme Court last week had given him the liberty to approach

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HC tells authorities to Explore Possibility of Multi-level Parking at Karol Bagh to Ease Vehicular Congestion

NEW DELHI: A Delhi High Court bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V K Rao, asked the local authorities  to explore alternatives like multi-level parking to resolve the problem of vehicular congestion  in the Karol Bagh area. The bench was hearing a PIL, filed by Neena Narang, a resident of the colony, claiming that

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Delhi High Court granted two weeks time to Centre, Notify rules on pet shops

NEW DELHI: A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V K Rao of Delhi High Court has granted two weeks time to the Centre to notify rules regulating running of pet shops and has warned that failure to do so could invite strict action against the officials concerned. The Bench passed the order

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Delhi High Court suspends Centre's ban on Oxytocin drug

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Friday passed an interim order to  suspended for a month the Centre's ban on private companies producing and distributing oxytocin. The Centre had issued a notification to implement this ban from September 1. The court was hearing pleas of Mylan Laboratories’ subsidiary BGP Products Operations GmbH, Neon Laboratories

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Delhi High Court suspends, Centre's ban on Oxytocin drug

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Friday passed an interim order to  suspended for a month the Centre's ban on private companies producing and distributing oxytocin. The Centre had issued a notification to implement this ban from September 1. The court was hearing pleas of Mylan Laboratories’ subsidiary BGP Products Operations GmbH, Neon Laboratories

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