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Legal Gallery: SC to hear plea seeking release of Rohingya refugees in Jammu

Legal Gallery: SC to hear plea seeking release of Rohingya refugees in Jammu

SC quashes FIR against Shillong Times journalist Patricia Mukhim

Legal Gallery: High Court dismisses plea against UP BJP MLA’s election

Legal Gallery: High Court dismisses plea against UP BJP MLA’s election

Wrongful prosecution: Plea in SC seeks framing of guidelines; plea seeks release of Rohingya refugees detained in Jammu

Legal Gallery: NDTV’s Prannoy Roy told to deposit shares as security

Legal Gallery: NDTV’s Prannoy Roy told to deposit shares as security

SC questions Centre on not giving another chance to civil services aspirants

Supreme Court to decide personal insolvency cases

Supreme Court to decide personal insolvency cases

The pending personal insolvency cases include that of Anil Ambani, who had given personal guarantees for SBI loans to RCom and Reliance I...Read More

MJ Akbar’s defamation case to remain with MP-MLA court

MJ Akbar’s defamation case to remain with MP-MLA court

The next date of hearing is November 2, on which Akbar's counsel will make rebuttal to Priya Ramani's final arguments.

Legal gallery: Plea for uniform marriage age of 21 for men & women

Legal gallery: Plea for uniform marriage age of 21 for men & women

The petition has come at a time when the govt is already considering to raise the minimum age of girls for marriage from 18 to 21 years a...Read More

Delhi Assembly can't probe NE Delhi riots: Centre to Supreme Court

Delhi Assembly can't probe NE Delhi riots: Centre to Supreme Court

The top court decided to hold a detailed hearing in the matter from December

Legal Gallery: Supreme Court finds weight in plain English replace legalese

Legal Gallery: Supreme Court finds weight in plain English replace legalese

A petition also seeks a page limit on the pleadings and a time limit on oral arguments by the lawyers

SC orders municipal poll programme declared in Rajasthan within a week

SC orders municipal poll programme declared in Rajasthan within a week

It also took note of the State Election Commission's submission that it is already in the process of conducting the Panchayat elections i...Read More

Apex court refuses probe into unilateral lockdown by PM

Apex court refuses probe into unilateral lockdown by PM

A Bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao and Ajay Rastogi held that this is a matter of public debate and not for the court to decide

NGT pulls up NHAI for dumping muck in J-K's Chenab River

NGT pulls up NHAI for dumping muck in J-K's Chenab River

The report stated that the muck dumping in almost all sites was found done in an un-scientific manner and without proper compaction and t...Read More

SC: How can court give direction to WHO, China on Covid-19 pandemic?

SC: How can court give direction to WHO, China on Covid-19 pandemic?

This court is not the government and how can it say what the WHO and China should do?observes the court

Bhushan seeks review of contempt conviction by a larger bench

Bhushan seeks review of contempt conviction by a larger bench

The lawyer has prayed for an open court hearing of his review petition and reference of the larger question of the constitutional importa...Read More

Legal Gallery: Supreme Court notice to UPSC, Centre on postponement of exams

Legal Gallery: Supreme Court notice to UPSC, Centre on postponement of exams

This seven hours long Offline exam, will be taken by approximately six lakh aspirants at test centres in 72 cities across the country

Legal Gallery: SC asks details of lawyers seeking interest-free loan

Legal Gallery: SC asks details of lawyers seeking interest-free loan

The petition seeks direction to the Centre to form a scheme to disburse interest-free loans up to Rs 20 lakh to the lawyers

Dispose of cases against MPs/MLAs within two months: SC tells High Courts

Dispose of cases against MPs/MLAs within two months: SC tells High Courts

The High Courts may be directed to prepare a blueprint for expeditious disposal of the cases within a year

Plea for action against former SC judge Katju for casting aspersions on Indian judiciary

Plea for action against former SC judge Katju for casting aspersions on Indian judiciary

The PIL pointed out that Katju made allegations that 50% of the judiciary is corrupt in India

Legal Gallery: HC grills Arnab for running parallel probe in Sunanda Pushkar death

Legal Gallery: HC grills Arnab for running parallel probe in Sunanda Pushkar death

The court directs the journalist to be bound by his undertaking on showing restraint and bringing down the rhetoric while covering the ma...Read More

Plea in SC to scrap certain 
provisions of Special Marriage Act

Plea in SC to scrap certain provisions of Special Marriage Act

The petition seeks the court’s directions to strike down Sections 6(2), 7, 8 and 10 of the Special Marriage Act, 1954, as unjust, illegal...Read More

Legal Gallery: HC calls for data on DU digital degrees

Legal Gallery: HC calls for data on DU digital degrees

The HC’s direction came on being informed that despite judicial order, students have not been issued digital degrees

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