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Delhi riots: HC stays Rs 25,000 costs on Delhi Police, refuses to interfere with strictures for now

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The Delhi High Court Wednesday stayed the imposition of Rs 25,000 costs on the police in a case related to north-east Delhi riots but refused to interfere with the trial court’s strictures against its investigation at this stage. We can’t expunge the remarks without hearing you (Police). Costs may not be deposited till the next […]

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HC rejects IMA chief’s plea against court order asking him not to use platform to propagate religion

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The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed Indian Medical Association (IMA) president J A Jayalal’s appeal against a trial court order asking him not to use the organisation’s platform to propagate any religion and cautioning him that loose comments cannot be expected from a person chairing a responsible post. The appeal is dismissed, said Justice […]

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Plea in Delhi High Court to frame guidelines to regulate search and seizure at advocates’ premises

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A PIL in the Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought formulation of mandatory guidelines to be followed by the investigating agencies while conducting search and seizure operations at the premises of an advocate. The Centre opposed the plea raising preliminary objection that the petitioner has not made the investigating agencies parties to the petition and […]

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Contrary orders by different judges on COVID issues tarnishes judiciary image: Kerala HC judge

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With varying orders being passed on COVID-19 related matters by different benches of the Kerala High Court, a single judge on Wednesday said it tarnishes image of the judiciary and asked the state government to move a request for allocating all such cases before one particular bench to avoid issuance of conflicting decisions. Justice P B […]

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Time for Delhi Police to sharpen tech skills :Delhi court on outdated case records

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A Delhi court has pulled up the police for not updating records of the cases pending against under-trial prisoners (UTPs), saying the time has come for them to sharpen their technological skills. Additional Sessions Judge Sonu Agnihotri directed the Delhi Police Commissioner to update the State Crime Records Bureau (SCRB) data of the Judicial District […]

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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas Advised Zomato on Raising INR 9,375 Crores through IPO

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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas team advised Zomato Limited, which is a leading food services platform in India, on its initial public offering (IPO). The Capital Markets team of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas advised Zomato on the Transaction. The Transaction team was led by Yash Ashar, Partner & Head – Capital Markets; Bharath Reddy, Partner; Rohan Banerjee, Partner; and Gokul Rajan, Partner; with […]

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Kangana moves HC against defamation case filed by Javed Akhtar

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Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has approached the Bombay High Court seeking the quashing of proceedings initiated by a city magistrate on a criminal defamation complaint filed against her by lyricist Javed Akhtar. In an appeal filed through advocate Rizwan Siddiquee, Ranaut claimed that the Andheri metropolitan magistrate’s court initiated proceedings against her by relying only […]

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Professor held for making derogatory remarks against Smriti Irani

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A professor, who allegedly made derogatory remarks against Union Minister Smriti Irani on Facebook, was sent to jail after he surrendered in a court here. Shaharyar Ali surrendered to Additional Sessions Judge Anurag Kumar and moved an interim bail application on Tuesday. The judge cancelled the bail plea after which the professor was sent to […]

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Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Insolvency Resolution Process for Corporate Persons) Regulations, 2016

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 by PIB Delhi The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) notified the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Insolvency Resolution Process for Corporate Persons) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2016 on 14th July, 2021. The amendment regulations enhance the discipline, transparency, and accountability in corporate insolvency proceedings: A corporate debtor (CD) may have changed its name or […]

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Don’t obstruct innovative research: Kerala HC to state govt

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Do not obstruct innovative research, the Kerala High Court on Tuesday said to the state government while asking whether permission can be granted to a scientist for collecting discarded blood samples from primary health centres for his experiments towards creating a diagnostic kit to identify various infections and fevers. “If someone is doing some innovative […]

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Expected to vaccinate 60 per cent population within two-three months: Kerala to SC

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Kerala government has told the Supreme Court that it is vigorously vaccinating people against COVID-19 and is expected to inoculate at least 60 per cent of its population within two or three months.   In an affidavit filed in the apex court in response to an application raising issue of relaxations granted by Kerala in […]

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SC terms as ‘wholly uncalled for’ relaxations granted by Kerala govt for Bakrid

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday termed as “wholly uncalled for” the relaxations granted by the Kerala government for the Bakrid festival in areas having the highest COVID-19 positivity rate and warned that it will take action if the easing of curbs leads to further spread of the virus. The apex court pulled up the state […]

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Raj Kundra sent in police custody till July 23; cops allege he profited from porn films business

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Businessman Raj Kundra, arrested in a case related to alleged creation of pornographic films and publishing them through some apps, was on Tuesday remanded in police custody till July 23 by a Mumbai court, after the crime branch alleged he was making financial gains through this illegal business. The police claimed there were several WhatsApp […]

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Excise Policy: Delhi High Court sends plea challenging govt’s e-tender to another bench

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A Delhi High Court bench Monday directed to place before the Chief Justice a petition challenging e-tender notice of the Delhi government, prescribing the procedure to be followed for inviting zone wise electronic bids for grant of 32 licences of retail vends of liquor here.   The court sent the matter to the bench headed […]

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HC puts on hold any fund transfer to Kudumbasree by state govt for animal birth control measures

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The Kerala High Court on Monday directed the state government to put on hold any proposed transfer of funds to Kudumbasree for carrying out animal birth control (ABC) measures till the time it is ascertained whether its members are registered with the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) and they have the necessary expertise to conduct […]

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Centre to Delhi High Court : Taking all steps to safeguard interest of children affected by pandemic.

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The Centre has told the Delhi high court that it is taking all steps to safeguard the best interest of the children affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and has written to state and Union Territories (UTs) for immediate rehabilitation of the orphaned children. In an affidavit filed on behalf of Ministry of Woman and Child […]

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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas Advises Just Dial on Acquisition of Controlling Stake by Reliance Retail Ventures

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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas acted as the legal counsel to Just Dial Limited (Just Dial) in relation to the acquisition of controlling stake by Reliance Retail Ventures Limited (Reliance Retail). The transaction involves a combination of a primary and secondary acquisition. Pursuant to the Transaction, RRVL has made an open offer to the public shareholders pursuant […]

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Admissions open for MA & Diploma in NALSAR University through Distance

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For the academic year 2021-22: NALSAR University has opened admissions for  two-year Master’s Degree in Aviation Law and Air Transport Management (MALATM) and one-year PG Diploma in Aviation Law and Air Transport Management (PGDALATM). These courses have been started in the year 2018 just three year before and received massive response. Now university has also […]

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Assam moves court against Mizoram officials for ‘land encroachment’

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Assam on Thursday filed a suit before a court here in Cachar district against certain officials of the Mizoram government for alleged “encroachment of its forest land and intentional destruction of forests”.   The case was filed in the backdrop of tension between the two Northeastern states following alleged encroachment of land in Cachar district […]

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SC asks Uttar Pradesh to reconsider its stand to hold even symbolic Kanwar Yatra

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The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to apprise it by July 19 on whether it would reconsider its decision to hold a symbolic Kanwar Yatra in the state, saying the right to life is paramount.   A bench of Justices RF Nariman and B R Gavai said that it is of […]

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HC frowns over acquittal of rape accused over a typographical error and reverses lower court order

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Holding a typographical error in recording the word “semen” as Tamil word “semmann”, meaning red soil, cannot contribute to the acquittal of a man booked under POCSO Act for sexually assaulting a child, the Madras High Court has reversed a trial court order setting him free. Justice P Velmurugan, before whom the appeal from the victim’s […]

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Prisoners released during COVID-19 second wave will not surrender until further orders: SC

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The Supreme Court on Friday ordered that prisoners, who were released by the high powered committees (HPCs) of states during the second wave of COVID-19 following its direction, will not be asked to surrender until further orders. A special bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana also asked the HPCs of states to file […]

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Clinical trial for Covid vaccines for children on verge of completion: Centre to HC

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The Centre on Friday told the Delhi High Court that clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccines for children under 18 years of age are going on and on the verge of completion. A policy will be formed by the government and children will be vaccinated when experts give permission, the Centre said. A bench of Chief […]

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HC asks Delhi govt to respond to plea seeking removal of DMC chairman Zakir Khan

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The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought response of the Delhi government on a plea seeking removal or suspension of Delhi Minority Commission (DMC) Chairman Zakir Khan for allegedly abusing his position and power.   A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh issued notices and asked the Delhi government, DMC and […]

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