Plea in Delhi HC seeks Financial Assistance for Lawyers

A petition filed by Advocate Sunil Kumar Tiwari in the Delhi High Court has seeked financial assistance and interest free moratorium on loans/ EMIs for such Advocates enrolled with the Bar Council of Delhi who are hit by a financial crisis amid the lockdown. The petitioner being represented by Manoj Kumar Singh, has urged that … Continue reading Plea in Delhi HC seeks Financial Assistance for Lawyers

SC declines Plea by Abroad Students seeking Online NEET Exam, asks centre to arrange travel by Vande Bharat Flights

The Supreme Court on Monday declined a plea to allow online exam centres for students in foreign countries to appear in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2020 for admission to medical courses. A bench comprising Justices Nageswara Rao, Hemant Gupta & S. Ravindra Bhat asked the Central Government to arrange the candidates' travel … Continue reading SC declines Plea by Abroad Students seeking Online NEET Exam, asks centre to arrange travel by Vande Bharat Flights

Hearing in the matter of Dr. Kafeel Khan defers by Allahabad High Court till 27th August

Detention of jailed Uttar Pradesh doctor Kafeel Khan has been adjourned and extended by Allahabad High Court. Dr Khan has been lodged in Mathura Jail for an allegedly provocative speech at the Aligarh Muslim University in the backdrop of protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act. It is observed by the Supreme Court that the matter … Continue reading Hearing in the matter of Dr. Kafeel Khan defers by Allahabad High Court till 27th August

Rebuilding religious structures allegedly torn down during the demolition of the Telangana secretariat: Petition rejected by the Supreme Court

In the petition, advocate Khaja Aijazuddin contended that two mosques and one temple were damaged during the demolition of the secretariat building and the damage of religious buildings which had existed since a long time amounts to deprivation of citizens’ fundamental rights enshrined under Articles 14, 21, 25 and 26 of the Indian constitution. Moreover, … Continue reading Rebuilding religious structures allegedly torn down during the demolition of the Telangana secretariat: Petition rejected by the Supreme Court

Kerala HC: Complaint to Magistrate should be backed with an affidavit

The High Court of Kerala in Prashant v. CV Kuriakose and anr.  emphasised that allegations which are made in a Criminal Complaint before a Judicial Magistrate should be backed by an affidavit which shall state that the complainant believes that the imputations made by him in his complaint are true to all his knowledge to keep … Continue reading Kerala HC: Complaint to Magistrate should be backed with an affidavit

PETA Filed Plea regarding another Transmitting Disease ‘Glanders’

The PETA has filed a petition within the delhi high court with regards to the problem of glanders in horses, mules, ponies, and donkeys in city seeking directions to implement hindrance and management of Infectious and communicable disease in Animal Act, 2009 and National Action set up for its management and destruction. The petition has … Continue reading PETA Filed Plea regarding another Transmitting Disease ‘Glanders’

Delhi government to start registration of construction workers from today

Delhi's Labour and Employment Minister Gopal Rai has announced that the Delhi government will organise camps for registration of construction workers in all the 70 assembly constituencies starting Monday (August 24). The registration process will continue in the city for 15-days that is till September 11. This construction work has restarted after a halt due … Continue reading Delhi government to start registration of construction workers from today

Rajasthan State Legal Services Authority (RSLSA) is set to organize State’s first Online Lok Adalat under the aegis of NLSA:

RSLSA is all set to organize its 1st online Lok Adalat in consonance with NLSA in the whole of State of Rajasthan. Aspirational Districts such as Jaisalmer, Sirohi, Dhaulpur, Barmer and Karauli were also included in the list. A total of 47,654 cases were taken up in Lok Adalats. The opening ceremony of the online … Continue reading Rajasthan State Legal Services Authority (RSLSA) is set to organize State’s first Online Lok Adalat under the aegis of NLSA: