Man accused of sexual assault to get Rakhi tied by victim , bail challenged by Nine women lawyers at Madhya Pradesh HC

Supreme Court advocate Aparna Bhat and eight other women lawyers have challenged the July 30 bail condition imposed by Madhya Pradesh High Court where a man accused of sexual assault was asked to get a Rakhi tied on him by the victim.The petitioners have however stated that they have not challenged the grant of bail … Continue reading Man accused of sexual assault to get Rakhi tied by victim , bail challenged by Nine women lawyers at Madhya Pradesh HC

Bail has been granted by Delhi High Court to Tahir Hussain’s associate in Delhi riots incident

A bench of justice Suresh Kait while hearing the petition of Tahir Husain's alleged associate Irshad Ahmed in Delhi riots case granted him the bail after observing that "the said witnesses seemed to be planted one."The petitioner filed the case under section 439 of CrPC for granting him bail in case FIR no. 80 of … Continue reading Bail has been granted by Delhi High Court to Tahir Hussain’s associate in Delhi riots incident

CBI takes Hathras case probe from UP police

A 19-year-old woman allegedly was assaulted by four men of her village on September 14. She died two weeks later after sustaining horrific injuries in a savage assault that many have compared to the 2012 gang rape in the national capital - a crime that triggered nationwide protests and calls for stricter laws to prevent … Continue reading CBI takes Hathras case probe from UP police

Mandatory registration of FIR and immediate police action in cases of Rape and sexual assault

The Ministry of Home Affairs has issued an advisory to all the State governments to take immediate action and mandatory registration of FIR in cases of sexual violence. MHA has directed that the following actions have to be taken by the police officer in cases of rape and sexual assault:1.Compulsory registration of FIR in case … Continue reading Mandatory registration of FIR and immediate police action in cases of Rape and sexual assault

Hathras not only in UP but in Jharkhand too said Jharkhand High court

Hathras not only in UP but in Jharkhand too said Jharkhand High court : Minor girl burnt aliveReacting to another horrific case of the murder of a minor girl and the subsequent inaction and ineffectiveness of the police, the Jharkhand High Court has observed that Hathras wasn’t just a place in Uttar Pradesh, but exists … Continue reading Hathras not only in UP but in Jharkhand too said Jharkhand High court

India has failed to appoint counsel for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Islamabad High Court

India has failed to appoint a counsel to represent death-row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav in the case of the review of his death sentence by a military court in Pakistan said the islamic high court.Jadhav was arrested on March 3, 2016, in Balochistan on charges of alleged espionage, and sentenced to death by a military court … Continue reading India has failed to appoint counsel for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Islamabad High Court

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

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

Sameet Thakkar gets Bombay High Court’s protection from arrest

The division bench of Justice S S Shinde and Justice M S Karnik was hearing a petition filed by Thakkar, seeking directions to quash and set aside an FIR filed against him at V P Marg police station over his tweets against the Chief Minister and his son and minister Aaditya Thackeray.Advocates Abhinav Chandrachud, on … Continue reading Sameet Thakkar gets Bombay High Court’s protection from arrest