HC Dismisses PIL To Bring PM CARES Fund Under Ambit Of RTI Act

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday has dismissed the PIL seeking direction to the PM CARES Fund to divulge information under the Right to Information Act, 2005. The petition was listed before the bench headed by the Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan, refused to entertain the petition which had also sought direction … Continue reading HC Dismisses PIL To Bring PM CARES Fund Under Ambit Of RTI Act

The Uttar Pradesh Government has cleared the Uttar Pradesh prevention Of Cow Slaughter (Amendment) Ordinance,2020 which imposes stringent penalties for the offense of cow slaughter.

The penalties under the ordinance include one year to ten years and fines up to 5 Lakhs. Under the existing Ordinance, the maximum penalty is seven year's Imprisonment. Additional Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh Awanish Awasthi said the ordinance has a provision where the authorities can paste the picture of the accused in public places … Continue reading The Uttar Pradesh Government has cleared the Uttar Pradesh prevention Of Cow Slaughter (Amendment) Ordinance,2020 which imposes stringent penalties for the offense of cow slaughter.

Focus Proposes Decriminalization Of Check Dishonor Under Sec 138 NI Act, Other Economic Offenses; Seeks Public Comments

In an offer to improve simplicity of working together and subsequently improve monetary development in the nation, the Union Finance Ministry has welcomed recommendations on the decriminalization of certain minor offenses under different Acts. Significantly, one of the arrangements that the Finance Ministry is thinking about for decriminalization is Section 138 of the Negotiable Instruments … Continue reading Focus Proposes Decriminalization Of Check Dishonor Under Sec 138 NI Act, Other Economic Offenses; Seeks Public Comments

Parents Move Apex Court Against CBSE Board’s Decision to Hold Board Exams

A group of parents has approached the Supreme Court against the CBSE decision to conduct the pending Class 10th and Class 12th exams from July 1 and urged the court to direct the Board to mark students on the basis of internal assessment in view of coronavirus pandemic. Alleging that students will be exposed to … Continue reading Parents Move Apex Court Against CBSE Board’s Decision to Hold Board Exams

ASSAM BAGHJAN OIL WELL FIRE

A massive fire engulfed the oil well of assam. The of oil India limited has blown out on 27th May and the gas has been leaking since 14 days. Huge damages has been caused due to this accident. The smoke after the fire engulfed the oil well was seen from 10 km radius. The Indian … Continue reading ASSAM BAGHJAN OIL WELL FIRE

Supreme Court: Power to review Anticipatory Bail

In case of Ainul Hoque Molla vs The State of Assam where accused was granted Anticipatory Bail by Gauhati High Court on 13th Nov, 2019. While considering the bail of co-accused the Judge contended that the bail was granted erroneously earlier. Staying the proceedings against accused, the bench comprising of Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and … Continue reading Supreme Court: Power to review Anticipatory Bail

Call for Blogs: Intellectual Property Laws: Submit By: June 24th, 2020

ABOUT THE BLOG: Lawcutor brings back an opportunity to write and discuss upon current Intellectual Property Laws and the issues covered under it. THEME: Intellectual Property Laws ELIGIBILITY: Any person who holds an interest in writing the blog is eligible. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: Word Limit for the blog: 700-1000 words (Excluding footnotes and references)The submission should … Continue reading Call for Blogs: Intellectual Property Laws: Submit By: June 24th, 2020