Parliament Declares 5 Official Languages for Jammu and Kashmir

The Rajya Sabha has passed the Jammu & Kashmir Official Languages Bill, 2020, which was passed by the Lok Sabha yesterday. The bill declares 5 languages as official languages of the Union Territory. However, English will continue to be used in the union territory for those administrative and legislative purposes for which it was being … Continue reading Parliament Declares 5 Official Languages for Jammu and Kashmir

Chinese-origin businessman in Singapore jailed for killing Indian-origin son-in-law

A 72-year-old Chinese-origin businessman in Singapore was on Monday jailed for eight-and-a-half years for stabbing his Indian-origin son-in-law to death at a coffee shop in broad daylight following disputes over his handling of the family business and extra-marital affairs.Tan Nam Seng pleaded guilty last month to a charge of culpable homicide not amounting to murder … Continue reading Chinese-origin businessman in Singapore jailed for killing Indian-origin son-in-law

Use of A4 sized sheets printed on both sides for Court work : announced Kerala HC

Relying on Supreme Court's decision in Feb 2020 to allow the use of double-printed A4 sized sheets Kerala High Court Advocates Association came to this decision.*Benefits-*1. Minimising consumption of paper adds a positive impact on the environment.2. Besides it reduces costs and needs lesser storage space.*Announced-*Hereafter, all petitions, affidavits, memoranda of appeal and other proceedings … Continue reading Use of A4 sized sheets printed on both sides for Court work : announced Kerala HC

CLAT To be held on September 28: NLU consortium

The NLU Consortium has notified the instructions for candidates slated to take CLAT on September 28.Common Law Admissions test will be held in the afternoon from 2 PM to 4 PM, on September 28. Candidate has to reach the examination centre prior an hour.A candidate may carry only the following into the exam hall: Blue/Black … Continue reading CLAT To be held on September 28: NLU consortium

UGC has released academic Calendar for 2020-21 batch

On Tuesday, University Grants Commission(UGC) has released a academic calendar for first year under-graduate and post-graduate students for the session 2020-2021. According to the UGC calendar, the academic session for freshers will begin in November, the delay will also impact the next academic session as well and there will be no summer and winter break. … Continue reading UGC has released academic Calendar for 2020-21 batch

Facebook India head moves Supreme Court against Delhi Assembly panel’s notice, hearing tomorrow

Ajit Mohan, the India head of social media giant Facebook, has moved the Supreme Court against a notice sent to him by the Delhi Assembly. The petition will be heard by a three-judge bench headed by Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul.The Delhi Assembly’s peace and harmony committee has sent a fresh notice asking Mohan, Facebook India … Continue reading Facebook India head moves Supreme Court against Delhi Assembly panel’s notice, hearing tomorrow

Supreme Court issues notice in petition against lax supervision on Mullaperiyar Dam

The Supreme Court today issued notices on the writ petition filed by Kothamangalam native Dr Jo Joseph and Kothamangalam block panchayat members Sheela Krishnankutty and Jessymol Jose in the issue of a lack of supervision of the water level in the Mullaperiyar dam.The petitioners have alleged that the supervisory committee was evading the responsibilities given by the … Continue reading Supreme Court issues notice in petition against lax supervision on Mullaperiyar Dam