NLUJAA students asking for removal of Vice Chancellor

The Student Bar Council of the NLUJJA has written a letter to the Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court seeking the removal of Dr.  J S Patil Vice-Chancellor of National Law University and Judicial Academy Assam (NLUJAA). Dr. J S Patil is facing investigation in an FIR on sexual harassment allegations. Student demands to temporarily … Continue reading NLUJAA students asking for removal of Vice Chancellor

Delhi HC directed Delhi govt. to revise wages and pay arrears to prisoners

The grant of revised wages to prisoners has been finally approved by the Director General (Prisons) as per the rates mentioned in the Delhi government's communication dated 20/06/2019. The Delhi HC has directed the Delhi Government to pay arrears to the prisoners on the revised wages as communicated by the government on 20th June, 2019. … Continue reading Delhi HC directed Delhi govt. to revise wages and pay arrears to prisoners

Covid-19 testing facility to be launched in Noida, Mumbai and Kolkata

PM Modi is all set to launch testing facilities for Noida, Mumbai and Kolkata. This is to speed up the testing capacity and also to prevent the delayed detection and treatment. It is also decided that a virtual launch event will be held which will be attended by Union Health minister Harsh Vardhan and the … Continue reading Covid-19 testing facility to be launched in Noida, Mumbai and Kolkata

IOS VERSION OF OFFICIAL MOBILE APP OF THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA WAS LAUNCHED ON SATURDAY

The Supreme Court, on 25.07.2020, released the iOS version of Official Mobile App of the Supreme Court of India which is available for download in Apple App Store, and works both on iPhones and iPads. Key Features- • The App provides two different Dashboards - one for general information for Litigants/public and the other for … Continue reading IOS VERSION OF OFFICIAL MOBILE APP OF THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA WAS LAUNCHED ON SATURDAY

Sushant Singh Rajput’s 50 SIM cards, other missing links call for CBI probe: Lawyer

A Delhi-based lawyer has called for a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput citing several lapses on part of the police as he pressed for the need to restore people’s confidence in the judicial system. Ishkaran Singh Bhandari, who is leading “a people’s movement” for … Continue reading Sushant Singh Rajput’s 50 SIM cards, other missing links call for CBI probe: Lawyer

United States and China enter a new cold war: The List War

The two superpowers are now engaged in conflict across multiple geographic theatres (South Asia, Southeast Asia, Australia, Europe, Africa and Latin America) and multiple vectors (trade, investment, technology, espionage, international institutions, health policy, naval, air power, missiles and territorial disputes).China's "unreliables" list is expected to target large American technology companies such as Qualcomm, Cisco and … Continue reading United States and China enter a new cold war: The List War

Physical hearings at Supreme Court to be resumed by 7 judge Committee

Justice NV Ramana and committee of seven judge in the period of increasing case of COVID-19 has decided to continue keeping physical hearings in the Supreme Court.Supreme Court Advocates on Record Association (SCAORA), Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) and the Bar Council of India (BCI) meeting held with the committee yesterday.Secretary-General and the Committee on … Continue reading Physical hearings at Supreme Court to be resumed by 7 judge Committee

Letter Petition has been filed by the Students of Nirma University in the Gujarat High Court for the Reduction of Fees in COVID-19 Times.

Through a notification, university administration informed to the students that they are starting semester from July 6th and with regards to that a fee brochure was also being sent which mentioned August 5, 2020 as the deadline for the payment of the fees. Students in the petition wrote “To demand full fees as previously demanded, … Continue reading Letter Petition has been filed by the Students of Nirma University in the Gujarat High Court for the Reduction of Fees in COVID-19 Times.

Karnataka High Court: Section 15A(5) of SC/ST act wide enough to include victim’s mother as a party to the case.

In Marenna @ Marappa v. State, the single judge bench of the Karnataka High Court had allowed the mother of the victim to be included in the hearing of the accused's bail application. The victim, a 14 year-old boy was confronted by the accused in a filthy language and was abused verbally and physically, The … Continue reading Karnataka High Court: Section 15A(5) of SC/ST act wide enough to include victim’s mother as a party to the case.