Karnataka HC Dismisses Plea by NLSIU Student

A Karnataka High Court bench comprising Justice Krishna Dixit has dismissed a plea filed by National Law School of India University student, Madhav Miturka,seeking evaluation of his project work and promotion to third year of the B.A. LLB (Hons) Course, despite low attendance. The petitioner had sought condonation of short attendance under Regulation 6 of … Continue reading Karnataka HC Dismisses Plea by NLSIU Student

Clinical Trials of Covid Vaccines by Johnson & Johnson Paused

The clinical trials of Covid-19 Vaccines by Johnson & Johnson have been paused. This happened after a candidate reported an unexplained illness. Even another pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca faced a similar issue due to which the trials of the vaccine have been suspended.The company said that the illness was being reviewed by an independent data and … Continue reading Clinical Trials of Covid Vaccines by Johnson & Johnson Paused

Microsoft, AICTE collaborate to skill students, educators in AI, IoT, Big Data

Tech giant Microsoft on Monday said it has partnered with All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE) to empower learners and educators in new-age technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), data science, and cloud computing. As part of the partnership, over 1,500-course modules from Microsoft will be made available to students and … Continue reading Microsoft, AICTE collaborate to skill students, educators in AI, IoT, Big Data

Airing private WhatsApp messages of accused is dangerous: Government in Supreme Court

Days after Chief Justice S A Bobde flagged the misuse of freedom of speech, attorney general K K Venugopal on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that there was an urgent need to strike a balance between freedom of speech and contempt of court as the media was foraying into "forbidden territory". In what appeared to … Continue reading Airing private WhatsApp messages of accused is dangerous: Government in Supreme Court

23 year-old law student who accused Chinmayanand of rape denies charges in court

A 23-year-old student who leveled rape allegations against the former Union Minister swami Chinmayanand repudiated her statement in a hearing at a special MP-MLA court in Lucknow on Tuesday. This comes as a giant relief for Chinmayanand who was in remission last year in Sep when the student accused him of sexually exploiting her. He … Continue reading 23 year-old law student who accused Chinmayanand of rape denies charges in court

In 2020-21, Global GDP will shrink, unemployment rate to worsen

WASHINGTON: The global economic crisis will not be quite as grim as feared this year, but GDP will still contract by 4.4 percent and the ongoing pandemic means the outlook remains uncertain, the IMF chief economist Gita Gopinath released a report ahead of the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank. In the United … Continue reading In 2020-21, Global GDP will shrink, unemployment rate to worsen

Supreme Court adjourns 2009 contempt case against Prashant Bhushan to November

The Supreme Court today adjourned till the first week of November, a 2009 contempt case against Senior Advocate Prashant  Bhushan and Tarun Tejpal for allegedly casting aspersions on some sitting and former top court judges in an interview to the news magazine Tehelka.Tejpal was the editor of the magazine then. During the course of today’s hearing Senior Advocate … Continue reading Supreme Court adjourns 2009 contempt case against Prashant Bhushan to November

Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir has been released from detention centre:

PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti who was the former Chief Minister of State of Jammu and Kashmir has been released on Tuesday night from the detention centre. The PDP leader was in detention since August 5th 2019, the day when the special status to the State of Jammu and Kashmir has been revoked by the central … Continue reading Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir has been released from detention centre: