SC Issues Notice in PIL Seeking Rescue of Indian Workers From Gulf Countries

A Supreme Court bench comprising Justices NV Ramana, Surya Kant and Aniruddha Bose has issued notice to the Centre while hearing plea seeking directions to the government for bringing back workers employed in Gulf countries. The plea has seeked directions to frame guidelines and set up a grievance redressal cell in this regard. The plea … Continue reading SC Issues Notice in PIL Seeking Rescue of Indian Workers From Gulf Countries

Supreme Court to pronounce judgment on scope of right to protest in public places today

Today, the Supreme Court is expected to pronounce on the petition, which sought to set guidelines on the scope of the right to protest in public places and whether such right may have limitations. A petition was filed by advocate and social worker Amit Sahni regarding the protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in … Continue reading Supreme Court to pronounce judgment on scope of right to protest in public places today

The petition filed to rename the Allahabad High Court as Prayagraj High Court is merely a public stunt

The Allahabad High Court recently dismissed a plea wherein the petitioner has submitted that the court must be renamed as Prayagraj High Court. The decision of the court is based on the analysis of Article 215, 225 and 372 of the Constitution of India and on the following observations- 1.The petitioner did not have present … Continue reading The petition filed to rename the Allahabad High Court as Prayagraj High Court is merely a public stunt

Cisco ordered to pay $1.9 billion in US patent lawsuit, has pledged an appeal

US judge on Monday ordered Cisco Systems Inc to pay $1.9 billion to a Virginia company that accused it of copying its cybersecurity patents.US District Judge Henry Morgan in Norfolk, Virginia, concluded after a monthlong non-jury trial that Cisco infringed four patents belonging to Centripetal Networks Inc, of Herndon, Virginia. He found no infringement of … Continue reading Cisco ordered to pay $1.9 billion in US patent lawsuit, has pledged an appeal

Bombay HC granted Bail to Rhea Chakraborty, two others in NDPS case; Bail pleas by Abdul Parihar, Showik Chakraborty rejected

Justice SV Kotwal of the Bombay High Court today granted bail to Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty, Dipesh Sawant and Samuel Miranda in cases registered under the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act by the NCB. The Court, however, rejected the bail applications filed by Abdul Parihar and Showik Chakraborty, who are also accused of … Continue reading Bombay HC granted Bail to Rhea Chakraborty, two others in NDPS case; Bail pleas by Abdul Parihar, Showik Chakraborty rejected

Three scientists win Nobel prize in physics for black hole research

Three scientist won the Nobel Prize in physics for advancing understanding of black holes the all-consuming Monsters that lurk in the darkest parts of the universe and still confound astronomers.The Nobel Prize for Physics has been awarded to Rodger penrose for black hole Discovery and Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez for discovering a supermassive compact … Continue reading Three scientists win Nobel prize in physics for black hole research

10 DAYS EXTENSION GIVEN TO SIT FOR INVESTIGATING THE HATHRAS CASE

The Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath has given an extension of 10 days to the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to investigate the Hathras matter. As per the Additional Chief Secretary Avanish Awasthi, the team has also been given 10 more days to complete the investigation and submit its report. The team which comprises … Continue reading 10 DAYS EXTENSION GIVEN TO SIT FOR INVESTIGATING THE HATHRAS CASE

Plea filed in Supreme Court against the 3 farm bills passed by Parliament

A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court against the enforcement of three new farm bills that received the Presidential assent on September 27.The petition has been filed by Bhartiya Kisan Party against the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, the Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion … Continue reading Plea filed in Supreme Court against the 3 farm bills passed by Parliament

Supreme Court inclined to consider withholding part of MSP for farmer if stubble burning is proven

A three-judge bench comprising of CJI S. A. Bobde, Justice A. S. Bopanna, and V. Ramasubramanian was hearing a recent plea suggesting that a part of MSP should be put on hold ought to verify that a farmer is indulged in husk burning or not.Advocate Charanpal Singh Bagri, appearing for the farmers, objected to the … Continue reading Supreme Court inclined to consider withholding part of MSP for farmer if stubble burning is proven

Karnataka High Court refused to quash FIR against the PFI leader

Justice BA Patil of Karnataka High Court on Thursday refused to quash a FIR against National Committee member of Popular Front of India (PFI) referring the matter of his speech in Section 153 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860. Section 153 of IPC prohibits and penalizes the offence of promoting enmity between two different religions. … Continue reading Karnataka High Court refused to quash FIR against the PFI leader