‘Foundation day’ of Akhil Bharatiya Adhivakta Parishad is to be celebrated on Virtual platform. 

Adhivakta Parishad Supreme Court Unit is Celebrating ‘Foundation day’ of Akhil Bharatiya Adhivakta Parishad, Delhi on Virtual platform. Details of the function is given herein below:- Topic: Effective Criminal Justice System : Need of the Society Date: 14.09.2020 (Monday) Time: 6:00 PM   Keynote Speaker: Hon’ble Mr. Justice Dipak Misra, Former Chief Justice of India […]

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MCI allows students to pursue medical course abroad, mandates them to qualify NEET in 2020 or 2021

The Delhi High Court has been informed by the Medical Council of India (MCI) that all candidates, who are taking admissions in foreign universities for pursuing a medical course, can go on the condition that they qualify the NEET-UG this year or in 2021. The MCI said that owing to the extraordinary situation due to […]

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Delhi High Court expresses concern over steep increase in insurance policies premium for advocates

The Delhi High Court has expressed concern over the sudden “steep” increase in the premium of insurance policies by government companies for lawyers and said this would completely defeat the purpose of the Chief Minister’s Advocates’ Welfare Scheme.   The court perused a status report filed by the Delhi government, which showed that after the […]

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There shouldn’t be further delay in NCDRC appointments: Supreme Court

There should not be a further delay in appointing members of the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC), the Supreme Court has said, asking the Centre to complete the process soon. A bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao, Hemant Gupta and S Ravindra Bhat made the observation while extending the term of an NCDRC member […]

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Annual and development fees cannot be charged till schools reopen: HC

The Delhi High Court has held that annual and development charges cannot be taken from the parents of students “during the pendency of the present lockdown”, when schools are yet to reopen. The prima facie opinion was expressed by Justice Jayant Nath in his order of August 25 while hearing a plea moved by the […]

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Palghar lynching case: Three cops dismissed from service

Three police personnel have been dismissed from service in connection with the Palghar mob lynching case in Maharashtra, a senior official said on Sunday. These police personnel includes assistant police inspector Anandrao Kale, who was in-charge of Kasa Police Station in Palghar when the incident took place on April 16, the official said. Two others are […]

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Five benches in Delhi HC to hold physical courts on rotation from Sept 1

The Delhi High Court Thursday said five of its benches will start holding physical courts on a rotation basis from September 1, and issued standard operating procedure (SOP) for it. The high court, which has been conducting hearings through video conferencing since March 24 to contain the spread of ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, said the remaining […]

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SC declines permission to carry out Muharram procession across country

The Supreme Court Thursday declined permission for carrying out Muharram procession across the country and asked Lucknow-based petitioner to move before the Allahabad High Court with his plea. The apex court said how can it pass a general order for the whole country. A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices A S […]

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Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court dismisses plea seeking declaration of PM CARES funds

The Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court on Thursday dismissed a PIL seeking declaration of funds received by the Prime Minister’s Citizens Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situation (PM CARES), a charitable trust created by the Union government amid the COVID-19 pandemic. All reliefs sought in the plea are refused, a division bench of Justices Sunil […]

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SC reserves order on Vijay Mallya’s plea seeking review of 2017 order in contempt case

The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on a plea filed by businessman Vijay Mallya, who has sought review of its 2017 order holding him guilty of contempt of court for transferring USD 40 million to his children.   A bench comprising justices U U Lalit and Ashok Bhushan reserved its order after hearing […]

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