Law Commission

Election Commission to cap anonymous donations to Rs. 20 crore

Election Commission to cap anonymous donations to Rs. 20 crore

Election Commission has written to the Law Commission to consider the latter’s 2015 recommendation to allow the anonymous cash donations ...Read More

1,420 Central laws have been repealed by Modi government since 2014, reveals RTI

1,420 Central laws have been repealed by Modi government since 2014, reveals RTI

Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre has done away with 1,420 laws, considered “redundant and obsolete”, in...Read More

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Rs 4,555 cr needed to buy EVMs for simultaneous polls: Law panel

New Delhi : The Law Commission has said over Rs4,500 crore will be needed to buy new EVMs and paper trail machines for “imminent” simulta...Read More

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Uniform civil code not necessary nor desirable: Law Panel

Consultation paper on ‘Family Law Reforms’

Divorced women should get equal share in property, says law panel

Divorced women should get equal share in property, says law panel

Assets acquired after marriage of either spouse be treated as a unit between the couple.

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Can sedition be redefined in a country like India: Law panel

New Delhi : Berating the country or a particular aspect of it cannot be treated as “sedition” and the charge can only be invoked in cases...Read More

Law Commission set to recomment tough legal framework on One Nation, One Poll

Law Commission set to recomment tough legal framework on One Nation, One Poll

New Delhi: The Law Commission is set to recommend a tough legal framework this month to hold Lok Sabha and Assembly polls together, highl...Read More

Simultaneous polls likely

Simultaneous polls likely

The on-going debate over simultaneous polls received a huge fillip with the BJP president Amit Shah writing to the Law Commission making ...Read More

Amit Shah writes to Law panel demanding ‘One Nation One Election’, says it will cut down electoral expenditure

Amit Shah writes to Law panel demanding ‘One Nation One Election’, says it will cut down electoral expenditure

New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah on Monday batted for one nation, one poll, to ensure that the country is not in “election mode” throug...Read More

Cong tells law panel it ‘vehemently’ opposes simultaneous elections

Cong tells law panel it ‘vehemently’ opposes simultaneous elections

New Delhi : The Congress on Friday told the Law Commission that it “vehemently” opposes the idea of holding Lok Sabha and assembly electi...Read More

Law Commision recommends to legalise sports betting, gambling as regulated and taxable activities

Law Commision recommends to legalise sports betting, gambling as regulated and taxable activities

New Delhi: It is a sign of changing times. The Law Commission on Thursday recommended that gambling and betting on sports, including cric...Read More

No political party wants simultaneous elections

No political party wants simultaneous elections

The Law Commission had sought views of parties and public on the legal and constitutional changes that ought to be made to facilitate the...Read More

Law Commission wants BCCI to be brought under RTI ambit

Law Commission wants BCCI to be brought under RTI ambit

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) should be brought under the ambit of the information law, the Law Commission ...Read More

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Polls in dozen states with Lok Sabha?

New Delhi : Even as the Law Commission discusses legal steps on Tuesday for simultaneous Lok Sabha and Assembly polls, the government has...Read More

Supreme Court seeks response of Centre on PILs against polygamy, nikah halala

Supreme Court seeks response of Centre on PILs against polygamy, nikah halala

New Delhi: Nearly seven months after banning the practice of ‘triple talaq’, the Supreme Court on Monday decided to examine the constitut...Read More

Uniform code: Law panel may recommend piece meal amendments to family laws

Uniform code: Law panel may recommend piece meal amendments to family laws

New Delhi: The Law Commission will recommend religion-wise “piece-meal” amendments to family laws if it finds it difficult to come out wi...Read More

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Law panel to go slow on common code, awaits apex court verdict on triple talaq

New Delhi : The Law Commission has decided to “go slow” on its report on the uniform civil code as it will await the Supreme Court verdic...Read More

Ujjain: Lawyers protest formation of law panel for disciplinary action

Ujjain: Lawyers protest formation of law panel for disciplinary action

Ujjain : Lawyers of the city strongly protested against the disciplinary bill against lawyers on Friday. copies of the bill were burnt by...Read More

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SC takes up plea over national anthem, song in schools

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought response from the central government on a PIL seeking to ascertain the feasibility of singing the nat...Read More

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Bhopal: Lawyers strike work protesting Law Commission recommendation

BHOPAL: State practising lawyers were on strike on Friday to protest a Law Commission recommendation to constitute a separate commission ...Read More

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