24-year-old professional dancer shot at outside night club in Chandigarh

A professional dancer was allegedly shot at outside a night club in Chandigarh on Sunday night. The incident took place outside the Eskobar club which is located in Sector 9, Chandigarh. Allegedly, the accused has a criminal background. The victim Sourav Gujjar was also a famous name on now-banned app Tiktok. He was allegedly shot … Continue reading 24-year-old professional dancer shot at outside night club in Chandigarh

Flipkart & Patanjali issued with Show cause notices for closure over PWM Rules, CPCB tells NGT

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has notified the NGT that it has sent Flipkart and Patanjali Peya show cause notices for closing operations, since they are not registered and they did not respond to their details. In a report to the National Green Tribunal (NGT), it has been reported that the Show Cause Notice … Continue reading Flipkart & Patanjali issued with Show cause notices for closure over PWM Rules, CPCB tells NGT

Youth Bar Association plea in Supreme Court: Make pre-litigation mediation mandatory

The Youth Bar Association (YBA) of India has approached the Supreme Court with a suggestion that alternate and pre-litigation processes be made mandatory to avoid adding to the huge pendency already existing in courts across the country. The YBA says that the use of alternate dispute resolution mechanisms will help control frivolous and vexatious matters … Continue reading Youth Bar Association plea in Supreme Court: Make pre-litigation mediation mandatory

Andhra High Court orders CBI probe into social media posts against judiciary

The Andhra Pradesh High Court yesterday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe social media posts against judges and the judiciary. The high court asked the CBI to examine whether the attacks on the judiciary were made as a result of a larger conspiracy and if so, take appropriate action against the culprits, … Continue reading Andhra High Court orders CBI probe into social media posts against judiciary

Plea filed against AP CM seeking a show cause notice from him for alleging judicial impropriety

A petition has been filed by advocate Sunil Kumar Singh against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jaganmohan Reddy taking to the streets to allege bias on part of the judiciary. The petition states that besides addressing a letter to the CJI SA Bobde, the CM has also made public statements via press conferences and … Continue reading Plea filed against AP CM seeking a show cause notice from him for alleging judicial impropriety

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on petitions challenging the three farm laws

On 12th October, the Supreme Court issued notice on petitions challenging the three farm laws which is passed by the Parliament. The notice seeks response within 4 weeks from the Centre. The three farm laws were: Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020.Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and … Continue reading Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on petitions challenging the three farm laws

Arnab Goswami’s plea challenging the privilege motion against him, adjourned by Supreme Court

Background A motion was moved against Arnab Goswami, Editor-in-Chief of Republic Media Network, by Shiv Sena MLA Pratap Sarnaik, accusing Goswami of using derogatory language against Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and NCP president Sharad Pawar in relation to alleged inaction by the state government in the case pertaining to the death of actor Sushant Singh … Continue reading Arnab Goswami’s plea challenging the privilege motion against him, adjourned by Supreme Court

Shri Krishna Janam Bhoomi Case: Mathura District Court Calls for Records on October 16

While hearing a civil appeal by 'Bhagwan SriKrishna Virjman', through Ranjana Agnihotri against the order of Civil Judge, Mathura, the Mathura District Court on Monday summoned all Court records with respect to the Shrikrishna Janam Bhoomi Case. The matter has been posted for hearing on October 16, 2020. The appeal filed through Advocates Hari Shankar … Continue reading Shri Krishna Janam Bhoomi Case: Mathura District Court Calls for Records on October 16

ANALYSIS ON SECTION 354 OF IPC

Abstract Section 354 of Indian Penal Code (“IPC”), 1860 deals with assault or criminal force over women with an intent to outrage her modesty in Circumferences where the offender intends to do or knows that it is likely that such actions will have the same result. This piece is a legal research to interpret the … Continue reading ANALYSIS ON SECTION 354 OF IPC

Reformation in the Juvenile Justice Act: A dire cleanse of the public’s cobwebs

Abstract: During the initial years of the ongoing decade, the public was under the conception that several heinous crimes were committed by juveniles and this lead to a wide uproar. The aftermath of which, lead to the formation of the Juvenile Justice(Care and Protection of Children) Act of 2015.[1] The affirmative action taken by  the … Continue reading Reformation in the Juvenile Justice Act: A dire cleanse of the public’s cobwebs