PIL in High Court to cap cash transactions at Rs 10,000

A PIL was moved in the Delhi High Court on Thursday, seeking directions to the Centre and AAP government to cap cash transactions at Rs 10,000, saying such a step would help curb illegal activities like terrorism, corruption and use of black money. The petition, by BJP leader and lawyer Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay, claimed that […]

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Man asked to pay Rs 45,000 maintenance to 2nd wife and minor son

A Delhi court has asked a man to pay a monthly maintenance of Rs 45,000 to his second wife in a domestic violence case, noting he did not have to maintain his first wife as she was employed. The court also noted that the man had reconciled with his first wife. Additional Sessions Judge Vrinda […]

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HC sets aside 10 yr RI to two; fines them Rs 25,000

The Madras High Court has set aside the 10-year rigorous imprisonment awarded to two men by a trial court over an armed clash in 2010 but fined them Rs 25,000 each for wasting the time of both courts by going for a compromise with the rival group after the lower court decided the case and […]

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HC lowers monthly maintenance by Rs 30,000 in divorce case

The Bombay High Court has modified a family court order by bringing down the monthly maintenance allowance from Rs 50,000 to Rs 20,000 payable by an army colonel to his divorced wife, who is a dentist by profession.A bench of justices A R Joshi and Vijaya Tahilramani recently ordered Col Joseph Philip to pay Rs […]

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Man sentenced to life for molesting grand daughter

Life imprisonment to a man has awarded by a local court to a man who have molest his seven year old grand daughter. According to prosecution, on June 4, 2008, Shivkumar molested his grand daughter. On the basis of the evidences, District Judge Rakesh Kumar held Shiv kumar guilty yesterday and awarded life imprisonment to […]

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Pension Scheme for Advocates in Bihar

Here in Bihar an  ambitious pension scheme has been launched for more than one lakh advocates. While launching the pension scheme in Bihar, Chairman of Bar Council of India Manan Kumar Mishra told that advocates having 30 years of practicing experience would be eligible to get monthly pension of Rs 5,000. Those who had attained 65 […]

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Man sentenced 10 years of RI in 2-year-old rape case

In Kalawari Mustkaham village a man who has raped a 2 years girl has been awarded 10 years of rigorous imprisonment by a local court. Additional District and Sessions Judge I D Dubey held Guddu responsible for raping a woman on January 23, 2010, in Kalawari Mustkaham village and awarded him ten years of rigorous imprisonment. […]

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