Supreme Court to hear PIL seeking food, healthcare for children, lactating mothers

┬áThe Supreme Court today agreed to hear a Public Interest Litigation filed by petitioner Dipika Jagatram Sahani, seeking directions to provide food and healthcare facilities to children and lactating mothers, because the entire Anganwadi system has shut due to the lockdown.The petition states that the children dependent on the Anganwadis are in a big crisis … Continue reading Supreme Court to hear PIL seeking food, healthcare for children, lactating mothers

Supreme Court to hear PIL seeking food, healthcare for children, lactating mothers

┬áThe Supreme Court today agreed to hear a Public Interest Litigation filed by petitioner Dipika Jagatram Sahani, seeking directions to provide food and healthcare facilities to children and lactating mothers, because the entire Anganwadi system has shut due to the lockdown.The petition states that the children dependent on the Anganwadis are in a big crisis … Continue reading Supreme Court to hear PIL seeking food, healthcare for children, lactating mothers

Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court to Hear Cases Via Video Conferencing

The Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court has decided to revert back to video conferencing mode again, for hearing cases, considering the COVID-19 situation.Filing of the caes can be done both online (e-filing facility) or offline (physical filling). Physical filling shall be available on all working days till 4 P.M. The advocates have to … Continue reading Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court to Hear Cases Via Video Conferencing

RAPE ACCUSED NOT TO ALLOW USE OF ANY SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM BY A RAPE ACCUSED TILL THE INVESTIGATION GETS OVER: JUSTICE P.V. KUNHIKRISHNAN (KERALA HC)

*Fact*Muhammed Shifas (28), from Ernakulam, the accused in the case, took advantage of his relationship with the victim to take her to a resort in Cherai on December 22, 2018 on the pretext of giving her a birthday gift. He then raped her.Thereafter, he had taken nude photos of the victim and threatened her not … Continue reading RAPE ACCUSED NOT TO ALLOW USE OF ANY SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM BY A RAPE ACCUSED TILL THE INVESTIGATION GETS OVER: JUSTICE P.V. KUNHIKRISHNAN (KERALA HC)

NLAT Judgement: Supreme Court quashes the conduct of NLAT

The Supreme Court today quashed the conduct of National Law School of India University Bangalore's (NLSIU) separate entrance exam, the National Law Aptitude Exam (NLAT 2020). The Court ordered that NLSIU would have to conduct admissions to its courses this year through the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT).The Bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash … Continue reading NLAT Judgement: Supreme Court quashes the conduct of NLAT

No restriction on accessing any website in Jammu and Kashmir: G Kishan Reddy

There is no restriction on accessing any website, including social media sites, in Jammu and Kashmir. Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said the mobile data services are presently restricted to 2G speed in all but two districts of the Union territory.There is no restriction on accessing any sites, including the social … Continue reading No restriction on accessing any website in Jammu and Kashmir: G Kishan Reddy

India ranks 105 in Economic Freedom Index 2020

The Global economic freedom index 2020 has been released as a part of the economic freedom of the world 2020 report by the Fraser Institute in Canada. In India the report was published by Delhi-based Centre for Civil Society.This is the 24th edition of Economic Freedom of the World. What is it -The report measures … Continue reading India ranks 105 in Economic Freedom Index 2020

Plea in Delhi HC to quash the govt order reserving 80% ICU beds for COVID-19 patients

A petition has been filed before the Delhi high court to quash a government order that desires private hospitals to reserve 80 percent of their intensive care unit beds for COVID-19 patients. Such an order can deal with a vast blow to the treatment of non-COVID emergency patients, the plea has claimed. The petition has … Continue reading Plea in Delhi HC to quash the govt order reserving 80% ICU beds for COVID-19 patients