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Six Key Cases That The Supreme Court Will Be Hearing This Week

Six Key Cases That The Supreme Court Will Be Hearing This...

This week, the Supreme Court will be hearing several critical cases including the petitions challenging Aadhaar. Here is an overview of the important cases coming...
Wife Of A Porn Addict Approaches Supreme Court For  Ban On Online Pornography  

Wife Of A Porn Addict Approaches Supreme Court For Ban On Online...

A young woman has moved the Supreme Court seeking a total ban on online pornography, claiming that her marriage is in trouble as her...
Supreme Court of India steps in and rescues POCSO from IPC

Supreme Court of India steps in and rescues POCSO from IPC

In a country where child marriages are a reality with an estimated 2.3 crore minor brides, marital rape is still not considered a crime....
Supreme Court hauls Gujarat government for its tardiness in Asaram Bapu rape case

Supreme Court hauls Gujarat government for its tardiness in Asaram Bapu...

Godman Bapu & Son Asaram Bapu, yet another self-styled godman, has been in jail for a number of cases. Two separate sexual assault cases have...
Senior Designation System Challenged by Gujarat High Court Advocates Association

Senior Designation System Challenged by Gujarat High Court Advocates Association

The Gujarat High Court Advocates Association (GHCAA) has vigorously sought for the abolition of Senior Advocates by challenging Section 16 of the Advocates Act,...
Copyright infringement halts Baadshaho! Bombay High Court comes to Trimurti’s rescue

Copyright infringement halts Baadshaho! Bombay High Court comes to Trimurti’s rescue

The bone of contention between the makers of Baadshaho and the makers of the 1975 hit-film Deewar, is the song “Keh Doon Tumhe”. The...
Supreme Court of India bans the controversial practice of Triple Talaq

Supreme Court of India bans the controversial practice of Triple Talaq

  The Supreme Court of India had banned Triple talaq, the muslim divorce law that allows men to abandon their wives immediately by merely uttering...
Blue Wale Challenge Suicide Game: PIL filed in Delhi High Court to take down online links

Blue Wale Challenge Suicide Game: PIL filed in Delhi High Court...

  What is the Blue Whale Challenge? The Blue Whale Challenge is apparently a suicide game in which the player who opts for this game is...
Indira Jaising: ‘When a women uses law, she is accused, when and Indian women uses law, she is labelled with bad character’

Indira Jaising: ‘When a women uses law, she is accused, when...

  The recent direction from the Supreme Court of India on stopping arrests or coercive action against accused husbands or their relatives charged for anti-dowry...
Man stabbed sister-in-law six times for denying sex

Man stabbed sister-in-law six times for denying sex

  A 24-year-old man, named Arvinder Kumar, allegedly stabbed his sister-in-law six times after she denied his sexual advances, in Bharat Nagar.   The incident took place...
Switzerland quoted India’s data security laws as "adequate" for exchange of banking info

Switzerland quoted India’s data security laws as “adequate” for exchange of...

   The Swiss government found India's data security and confidentiality laws "adequate" for entering into an automatic exchange of information pact, which will open a...
On grounds of domestic violence women may given precedence concerning Child Abduction Law

On grounds of domestic violence women may given precedence concerning Child...

  Based on the suggestions given by a high-level panel examining a draft law on civil aspects of child abduction bill, an NRI women must...
Bill amending Companies Act, 2013 passed by Lok Sabha

Bill amending Companies Act, 2013 passed by Lok Sabha

  The Lok Sabha passed a bill to amend the companies act to strengthen the corporate governance standards, initiate strict action on defaulting companies and...
An immediate arrest under dowry harassment law ruled out by the Supreme Court of India

An immediate arrest under dowry harassment law ruled out by the...

  On 27th July, 2017, the apex court of India ruled out the provision of immediate arrest by police in dowry Harassment cases. The police...
Apex court allows PIL on wrong questions in UPSC prelims exam

Apex court allows PIL on wrong questions in UPSC prelims exam

  The apex court has allowed a PIL petition which was heard by bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra. The petitioner complained about the wrong...
Right to life over right to privacy: Supreme Court of India on Aadhaar scheme dispute

Right to life over right to privacy: Supreme Court of India...

   A nine judge bench hearing the matter on Aadhaar scheme has stated that Privacy is a fundamental right but is inferior to right to...
Delhi High Court issues notice in the AIIMS MBBS entrance exam paper leak case

Delhi High Court issues notice in the AIIMS MBBS entrance exam...

  The CBI had in the mid-June registered a case concerning the alleged occurrence of cheating in the MBBS online entrance exam which was held...
Supreme Court on petitions challenging Aadhar scheme and right to privacy.

Supreme Court of India on petitions challenging Aadhar scheme and right...

  Supreme Court is revisiting the question of absolute privacy, after 55 years of its judgment holding right to privacy as not a basic right...
Supreme Court of India: Fake encounters in Manipur under CBI probe

Supreme Court of India: Fake encounters in Manipur under CBI probe

  While hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking probe and compensation in 1,528 extra-judicial killings as per Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in...
Supreme Court of India Suspends Centre’s Order on cattle slaughter ban

Supreme Court of India Suspends Centre’s Order on cattle slaughter ban

  The government order aimed to prevent uncontrolled and unregulated animal trade at livestock markets by banning the sale of cattle for slaughter nationwide. It...