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Outgoing CJ Justice N Paul Vasanthakumar accorded affectionate send-off

JAMMU, MARCH 14: A warm and affectionate send-off was accorded to Justice N Paul Vasanthakumar, Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court who demitted the office after holding the Court in pre-lunch session today. The Judges of the High Court including Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar, Justice Mohammad Yaqoob Mir, Justice Alok Aradhe, Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur and Justice Tashi Rabstan ... Read More »

Judicial Officers bid adieu to Justice N.Paul M.K. Vasanthakumar

Srinagar, March 13, CNS: The Judicial Officers of Kashmir while bidding Adieu to his Hon’ble Justice N.Paul M.K. Vasanthakumar, Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir who is laying robes on 14th of March, 2017 and had taken oath as Chief Justice on 2nd February, 2015 have prayed to Almighty for showering his choicest blessings on his Lordship in all his ... Read More »

Justice Magrey inspects courts in Anantnag

               ANANTNAG, MARCH 04:  Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey of J&K High court and Administrative Judge South Kashmir today inspected District Court Anantnag and Sub-Judge Court Bijbehara during which he was apprised about damage of infrastructure and loss of library books due to September 2014 deluge. He was requested by the concerned to provide alternate government land near the court premises which ... Read More »

Review of JK Cooperative Laws: Official Panel interacts with stakeholders

SRINAGAR, MARCH 3: The High Level Official Panel constituted by the Govt to undertake a comprehensive review of the existing Cooperative Laws including J&K Cooperative Societies Act 1989 and J&K Self Reliant Cooperative Act 1999 interacted with a large section of stakeholders at the office of the Registrar Cooperative Societies, J&K here on Wednesday. According to a statement issued by ... Read More »

Bandipora Court sends Masrat Alam to 11 days of Judicial remand

Waheed Bhat Bandipora,  March 01: A local court on Wednesday sent senior separatist leader and Chairman Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League Masarat Alam to 11 days of judicial remand to District jail Baramulla. Masarat Alam was today produced before Court in Bandipora in a case FIR No:- 53/2015 U/S 13 UL Act lodged against him in police station Sumbal where ... Read More »

9447 cases decided in National Lok Adalats convened across JK

Lok Adalat for timely deliverance of justice to the common masses: Justice Mir JAMMU, FEBRUARY 11: In a National Lok Adalats held across J&K, 9447 cases were disposed off and an amount of Rs 4.38 crore was awarded in MACT cases and Rs 4.5 crore was recovered in Bank recovery suits, Member Secretary JK Legal Services Authority JKSLSA, RN Watal ... Read More »

Jammu and Kashmir to get ‘Bar-Council’

New Dehi, Feb 6, CNS: Putting an end to a four-year old litigation in Supreme Court, the Central government Monday told the Supreme Court that it will publish the Jammu & Kashmir State Bar Council Rules in the official gazette within four weeks, reports said. The Court recorded the submission by the Centre and directed it to publish the Rules ... Read More »

Govt to conduct regular performance audit of Law Officers: Abdul Haq

Asks lawyers to pursue pending cases efficiently NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 04: Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice Abdul Haq today asked the government lawyers and law officers to steadfastly follow the cases pending in the courts to avoid unnecessary delays. The Minister said this while chairing a meeting of law officers and lawyers engaged by the government ... Read More »

Exorbitant hike in airfares: SHRC lists the case for hearing

  Srinagar, Feb 1, CNS: Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has entertained a complaint with regard to exorbitant hike in airfares by airlines operating in Kashmir sector and has listed the case for hearing on March 1 next month.     The complaint has been filed by general secretary Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Forum, MM Shuja. In his ... Read More »