CHARGES UNDER CrPC

ABSTRACT Every charge under the CrPC states the offence for which an accused is charged. the purpose of the charge is to inform the accused, for which offence he is being charged. It is important to let know the accused clearly and with a certainty of the charges which the prosecution has charged against him. … Continue reading CHARGES UNDER CrPC

CONCILIATION AS A MECHANISM FOR THE RESOLUTION OF BUSINESS DISPUTES

ABSTRACT All alternative dispute resolution mechanisms are based on party autonomy. Conciliation is one such mechanism wherein an independent and impartial third party enables the disputants to arrive at a settlement. Unlike mediation, the neutral conciliator proposes solutions and persuades the disputants to reach a mutual and friendly agreement. This process is voluntary, flexible, confidential … Continue reading CONCILIATION AS A MECHANISM FOR THE RESOLUTION OF BUSINESS DISPUTES

Supreme Court rejects Review Petition seeking postponement of NEET- JEE Exams

The Supreme Court today rejected the review petition filed by six Cabinet Ministers from opposition-ruled states against its August 17 order declining to postpone the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and the Join Entrance Exams (JEE Mains) amid the COVID-19 pandemic. This case is also referred as Moloy Ghatak & Ors v. National Testing … Continue reading Supreme Court rejects Review Petition seeking postponement of NEET- JEE Exams

Advocate Welfare Committee has approved 1 crore for indigent lawyer irrespective of Covid-19 or other disease

Delhi High Court that a grant of Rs 1 crore has been approved for the benefit of indigent lawyers, irrespective of whether they have contracted COVID-19 (Vaibhav Sharma vs Advocates Welfare Trust)A petition was filled by the Advocate Vaibhav Sharma seeking the release of least Rs 25,000 from the Advocates Welfare Fund, for the benefit … Continue reading Advocate Welfare Committee has approved 1 crore for indigent lawyer irrespective of Covid-19 or other disease

Sexual harassment charge against MP district judge: SC sends notice to MP HC

The Supreme Court today issued a notice to the Madhya Pradesh High Court in plea by a senior Madhya Pradesh District Judge for quashing of a 2018 sexual harassment charge against him by a woman judicial officer. The court has also directed to stop the disciplinary actions taken against the district judge.A bench led by … Continue reading Sexual harassment charge against MP district judge: SC sends notice to MP HC

Lakhimpur: 3-year-old raped, murdered; accused nabbed after encounter

According to the police, the 30-year-old accused, who was a neighbour to the victim, sustained a bullet injury on his leg during the encounter and is out of danger. A police constable was also injured in the firing. The postmortem report of a three-year-old girl, whose body was found in a sugarcane field in Uttar … Continue reading Lakhimpur: 3-year-old raped, murdered; accused nabbed after encounter

CBSE TO FILE AN AFFIDAVIT WITH DETAILS OF HOW IT INTENDS TO HOLD COMPARTMENT EXAM FOR CLASS X & XII IN SEPTEMBER: DIRECTED THE SC

A petition was filed by students seeking cancellation of compartment exam for class X and XII scheduled to be conducted in last week of September. The plea has been filed on behalf of around 2,10,000 students who were placed in the compartment category by CBSE, based on results evaluated by an alternate evaluation method in … Continue reading CBSE TO FILE AN AFFIDAVIT WITH DETAILS OF HOW IT INTENDS TO HOLD COMPARTMENT EXAM FOR CLASS X & XII IN SEPTEMBER: DIRECTED THE SC

All About Bail

Abstract- According to Black's Law Dictionary, what is thought to be bail is to "obtain a person's release from custody, by making him or her appear immediately and in a fair manner and presenting himself or herself to the law and the judiciary." Bail is widely used to provide for the release of a defendant, … Continue reading All About Bail

Plea in SC against AP HC striking down of govt order for English in govt schools

The Supreme Court today issued notice in a plea challenging the Andhra Pradeh High Court’s decision of striking down a government order mandating the use of English as a medium of instruction in government schools.The court has also asked the parents’ organization to file an affidavit and will consider the application for stay on the order after caveators … Continue reading Plea in SC against AP HC striking down of govt order for English in govt schools

NLSIU Bengaluru will hold its own online entrance test, opts out of CLAT 2020

The National Law School of India (NLSIU) Bengaluru will not accept CLAT 2020 scores for admission in this academic session. The university will hold its own admission test called National Law Aptituted Test(NLAT) 2020.The online portal will open on September 3 and will close at midnight on September 10,2020. All applications must be submitted online … Continue reading NLSIU Bengaluru will hold its own online entrance test, opts out of CLAT 2020