PIL in Supreme Court seeks ban on video conferencing app Zoom.

Public Interest Litigation has been filed in the Supreme Court, asking the government to ban video conferencing app Zoom in the country, for official and personal use until “appropriate legislation was put in place.” The PIL said that the CEO of Zoom, Eric S Yuan, has publically apologized for privacy lapses, highlighting the security shortcomings in the app. […]

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PIL in Supreme Court seeks quashing of FIRs lodged under section 188 of IPC during lockdown.

A fresh public interest litigation (PIL) was filed in Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday seeking quashing of all FIRs filed under Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for alleged violation of lockdown orders. The PIL has been filed former director general of police (DGP) of Uttar Pradesh, Dr Vikram Singh, who is currently […]

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PIL in Supreme Court for community kitchens in all states to combat hunger

A PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking directions to all states and union territories (UTs) to formulate a scheme for community kitchens to combat hunger and malnutrition. The plea, which is listed for hearing on Monday before a bench headed by Justice N V Ramana, alleged that many children under the age […]

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