Employee cannot be Removed or Reduced in Rank Owing to Disability: Punjab and Haryana High Court

A Single Judge Bench of the Punjab and Haryana High Court comprising Justice Anupinder Singh Grewal, while hearing a plea related to Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunity, Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act, 1995, on Friday, observed that "merely because the employee cannot carry out work as Junior Assistant, it cannot be taken that … Continue reading Employee cannot be Removed or Reduced in Rank Owing to Disability: Punjab and Haryana High Court

Screenshotting virtual court proceedings is akin to clicking a photograph of an actual court proceeding:Calcutta HC

Justice Rajashekhar Mantha initiated suo motu contempt action against an advocate-on-record for posting on 'LinkedIn' a screenshot of the virtual court hearing of the day when a favourable interim order was passed by the Single Judge while calling for affidavits. The screenshot was preceded by the following writing: "We are #happy to#share that we managed … Continue reading Screenshotting virtual court proceedings is akin to clicking a photograph of an actual court proceeding:Calcutta HC

APPLICATION UNDER SECTION 5 OF THE LIMITATION ACT

ABSTRACT Condonation of delay is a doctrine referred to in the Limitation Act , 1963. The Act shall lay down time-limits for different suits and shall specify the time-limit within which a suit, appeal or application may be brought. The expiry of such a period of time leads to the termination of the remedy of … Continue reading APPLICATION UNDER SECTION 5 OF THE LIMITATION ACT

You cannot be interested only in business and not about sufferings of the people: says SC to the Centre

The Supreme Court bench comprising of Justices Ashok Bhushan, R. Subhash Reddy and M.R. Shah, while hearing a plea challenging the charging of interest on loans even after a three-month moratorium granted by the RBI today slammed the Centre for not taking a stand on allowing moratorium on charging of interest on loans as well … Continue reading You cannot be interested only in business and not about sufferings of the people: says SC to the Centre

Can’t expect 70% student attendance when classes not conducted for entire period: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said that Delhi University cannot expect students to have 70 per cent minimum attendance to sit for exams if it was not taking classes for the entire period prescribed for a course.“You cannot say students have to have 70 per cent minimum attendance while you teach only 40 per … Continue reading Can’t expect 70% student attendance when classes not conducted for entire period: Delhi HC

Usage of Chinese app for scanning bail application, lawyer rapped by Additional District Judge

For using the Cam Scanner mobile application to scan his bail application An Additional Sessions Judge recently reprimanded a bail applicant's lawyer in the case of (Rupendra Kumar v. State)The app had been banned by the Government of India, Judge Sunil Chaudhury cautioned against its use in "legal work in the future".The application was scanned … Continue reading Usage of Chinese app for scanning bail application, lawyer rapped by Additional District Judge

3 million women to get house sites worth Rs 22,000 crores in Andhra Pradesh

Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday announced that house sites worth Rs 22,000 crore will be registered in the name of 30 lakh women belonging to weaker sections in the state.Reddy expressed hope that the state government would get a favourable verdict from the Supreme Court so that it can go ahead with … Continue reading 3 million women to get house sites worth Rs 22,000 crores in Andhra Pradesh

NEET and JEE Exams will be conducted in September on the Scheduled Dates: national Testing Agency:

Recently Supreme Court dismissed a plea application seeking postponement of the JEE (Main) and NEET (UG) exams stating that “We find that there is absolutely no justification in the prayer made for postponement of the examination in question relating to NEET-UG 2020 as well JEE (Main).” After Supreme Court dismissal on Tuesday in a press … Continue reading NEET and JEE Exams will be conducted in September on the Scheduled Dates: national Testing Agency: