Saturday, December 10, 2005

COLUMNS
THIS ABOVE ALL
SIGHT AND SOUND
STAMPED IMPRESSIONS
TAKING NOTE
GOOD MOTORING
AUDIO SCAN
MUSIC ZONE
FASHION
PUNJABI ANTENNA
WEBSIDE HUMOUR
FOR CHILDREN
CROSSWORD
WORD POWER
RHYME TIME
ROOTS


The High Court is 50
It has been a strong seat of justice for the past five decades and has had top legal luminaries associated with it. As the Punjab and Haryana High Court celebrates its golden jubilee, Maneesh Chhibber recalls some of the high points in its history.
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URROUNDED by the world-famous Rock Garden on the one side and the Vidhan Sabhas of Punjab and Haryana on the other, the Punjab and Haryana High Court stands tall, literally as well as figuratively.

From Lahore to Chandigarh

Nehru: Donít delay disposal of cases
Maneesh Chhibber

"Justice should be cheap and speedy."
"Litigation is a disease."
THESE are two important statements made by Indiaís first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru during his lengthy speech on the afternoon of March 19, 1955. He was addressing members of the Punjab High Court at the inauguration of its new building in Chandigarh.

Benchmarks: Some prominent judges of the High Court

 

COLUMNS

THIS ABOVE ALL: Treat for book lovers
by Khushwant Singh

SIGHT & SOUND: Itís raining awards
by Amita Malik

GOOD MOTORING: Topless drive
by H.Kishie Singh

punjbai anteena: A whiff of freshness
by Randeep Wadehra

WEBSIDE HUMOUR
Compiled by Sunil Sharma

GENERATION X

CROSSWORD
by Karuna Goswamy

RHYME TIME

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