Former President Pranab Mukherjee Dies At 84

Pranab Mukherjee, elder statesman and one of the country's most respected politicians, has died at 84. The former President of India, who tested positive for CoronaVirus, had been in coma after a brain surgery earlier this month. He developed a lung infection and a renal dysfunction over the past few days, according to doctors. Mr … Continue reading Former President Pranab Mukherjee Dies At 84

Pay Rs. 1 fine by September 15 or face simple imprisonment for 3 months: SC to Prashant Bhushan

In a bizarre turn to one of the most watched cases in 2020, Supreme Court sentenced Advocate Prashant Bhushan to a token of fine Re. 1 in the contempt case against him for his tweets criticising the judiciary. If he does not pay the fine by September 15, he can face jail for three months … Continue reading Pay Rs. 1 fine by September 15 or face simple imprisonment for 3 months: SC to Prashant Bhushan

Madhya Pradesh government to provide free travel for NEET, JEE candidates

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced free travel arrangements for all students from Madhya Pradesh who will appear for the NEET, JEE examinations. The students will be provided free travel arrangements from the block or district headquarters to the examination centre by the government. Students interested in availing this facility will have to register … Continue reading Madhya Pradesh government to provide free travel for NEET, JEE candidates

CM’s Advocates Welfare Scheme: Delhi HC calls official from LIC, NIAC to decide premium rates

The Delhi high court has directed the insurance Company and also the New India Assurance Company to present their officers before the court on ensuing hearing to determine on the premium rates for the advocates’ insurance schemes. Justice Pratibha M Singh, whereas hearing the matter through video conferencing, noted: “Considering the actual fact that the … Continue reading CM’s Advocates Welfare Scheme: Delhi HC calls official from LIC, NIAC to decide premium rates

Himachal Pradesh HC directed to ‘Activate Anti-Suicide Helpline within 3 weeks’:

Due to rising cases of suicides in lockdown period Himachal Pradesh High Court directed the State Government on August 28 to activate anti-suicide helpline number within three weeks. Justice Sureshwar Thakur and Justice Chander Bhusan Barowalia Court directed the Government in response to a plea by a law student seeking effective steps to prevent increasing … Continue reading Himachal Pradesh HC directed to ‘Activate Anti-Suicide Helpline within 3 weeks’:

Time to be vocal for local toys, India can be major hub

India's share in the 7 lakh crore global toy market is minuscule:In his monthly "Mann ki Baat" address, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on a range of issues but kept the focus on themes of Aatmanirbhar Bharat and the vocal for local campaign. PM Modi urged the start-ups to develop computer games based in … Continue reading Time to be vocal for local toys, India can be major hub

Allahabad HCBA and Other Bodies Move HC seeking 50% Relaxation in Tution Fee

The Allahabad High Court Bar Association as well as the District Bar Association, along with UP Vyapari Mandal and others have moved the High Court, seeking 50 % relaxation on the tution fees being levied by the schools amid the pandemic. The plea has been filed through Advocates Sudhir Srivastava, Rajiv Shukla and Shashwat Anand. … Continue reading Allahabad HCBA and Other Bodies Move HC seeking 50% Relaxation in Tution Fee

In Re Inhuman Condition at Quarantine Centres And For Providing Better Treatment To Corona Positive vs. State of UP

The Allahabad High Court bench of Justice Siddhartha Verma and Justice Ajit Kumar has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to come up with a “complete roadmap” in two days, to curtail public agitation and prevent the spread of Covid infection in the state. The court directed and suggested these:“We expect stricter time schedules for shops … Continue reading In Re Inhuman Condition at Quarantine Centres And For Providing Better Treatment To Corona Positive vs. State of UP

Man suspected of stealing phone tied to tree, lynched by 4 people in Delhi’s Naraina

All the four alleged killers were arrested on Friday. The sticks and iron rods used in the crime were also recovered from them, senior police officials associated with the case said on Saturday.A 23-year-old man, suspected to be a cellphone thief, died after being allegedly tied to a tree and beaten up with sticks and … Continue reading Man suspected of stealing phone tied to tree, lynched by 4 people in Delhi’s Naraina

September 7: Madras HC partially resume physical Court hearings

It has been decided that after a meeting of the Administrative Committee of the Madras High Court some Benches of the Madras High Court will resume physical court hearings from September 7.The High Court had issued a notification that six Benches of the Principal Madras Bench and two Benches at the Madurai Bench will conduct … Continue reading September 7: Madras HC partially resume physical Court hearings