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The Supreme Court said the steps taken by the Delhi and Central governments in the last few weeks have not worked to reduce Delhi air pollution with it getting worse. The Apex Court said vehicular, industrial pollution is holding back real progress. Centre said Central Vista work not causing pollution.

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The Bombay High Court on Wednesday has said the stalling of the Maharashtra Government project to publish the writing and speeches of Dr B.R. Ambedkar is a sorry state of affairs. Taking suo motu cognisance of an article in Marathi newspaper Loksatta, the division bench of Justices Prasanna B. Varale and Shriram M. Modak said the publication of Ambedkar's work is absolutely necessary and desirable for the present and future generation. With a grand scheme of putting out nine lakh copie...

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Redefining Sexual Assault

While giving its verdict on a petition filed in a...

POCSO cases: Pathetic pendency

As per a report of Praja Foundation, 99% of cases registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act in 2020 are pending trial. The delay is being attributed to factors like setting up of virtual courts during the pandemic and the unorganised police-court mechanism. There is, therefore, a need to understand the various agencies involved in the functioning of the POCSO Act and the issues and challenges faced by special courts due to which pendency has taken place.

The Doon Dilemma

Does the need for defence obliterate the need for a sustainable environment for future generations? This question was raised before the Supreme Court of India, a conundrum even for the highest court of the land to find a balance between the two.

Columns

What’s the Hurry?

The unwarranted rush in increasing the tenure to five years by resorting to the ordinance route has dismayed many as investigative agencies are often being used by governments to further their interests.

Charting a New Course

The framers of the Constitution made accountability an integral element with respect to the legislature and executive. However, they consciously decided to keep the judiciary on a different pedestal. They trusted the competence of the men and women who would adorn the Bench, in upholding the Constitution.” These words of Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana were delivered at the 71st Constitution Day meet at Vigyan Bhawan recently.

Death was virtually delivered to Stan Swamy’s cell by the system

The system can lament, apportion blame, but it never interfered, never once tried to understand why a man would want to live among tribals and work for them, ignoring calls to comfort. Death was virtually delivered to Stan Swamy’s cell by the system.

Specials

The Definitive Debate

Students at an online debate competition held recently put forth impassioned and reasoned arguments that touched upon social and political life, as well as abstract themes.

Welcome Move

The former Supreme Court judge has taken over as the chairperson of the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal. He had retired from the Supreme Court this July. His vast experience and “welfarist and humanist” approach will be much needed at the tribunal. Earlier this year, APN channel.....

Aryan Khan case: The Media on Trial

By Sanjay Raman Sinha  The overdrive witn...

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Cause List

PIL seeks in-frame sign language interpreter for all official press briefings by PM, other leaders

A PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking directions to the Centre and states to provide in-frame sign language interpreter in all the official press briefings conducted by the Prime Minister, other Ministers of the Union Government, Chief Ministers of all states and other Ministers of the state government, in accordance with the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act 2016.

Tripura tweets: Journalist Shyam Meera Singh and other activists booked under UAPA move Supreme Cour...

Earlier, Shyam Meera Singh through his Twitter handle informed that Tripura police imposed UAPA on him for merely writing three words on the microblogging platform, "Tripura is Burning."

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Law Firms

What’s the Hurry?

The unwarranted rush in increasing the tenure to five years by resorting to the ordinance route has dismayed many as investigative agencies are often being used by governments to further their interests.

Charting a New Course

The framers of the Constitution made accountability an integral element with respect to the legislature and executive. However, they consciously decided to keep the judiciary on a different pedestal. They trusted the competence of the men and women who would adorn the Bench, in upholding the Constitution.” These words of Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana were delivered at the 71st Constitution Day meet at Vigyan Bhawan recently.

Law Schools

HNLU Raipur releases first ever Day Zero campus recruitments

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU) Raipur’s graduating batch of 2020 has released campus recruitment figures for the 50 students (out of a batch of 150) who took part in the official campus placement activities.

LawSikho ties up with MEPSC for new courses

LawSikho, India’s leading online education company that creates advanced and practical legal courses, has partnered with Management & Entrepreneurship and Professional Skills Council (MEPSC) to co-create and roll out five new online courses

MNLU-N students can now graduate as judicial officers for direct recruitment: CJI Bobde

Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU) has come up with a course in “Nyay Shastra”, based on the ancient Indian judicial system that will train individuals as judicial officers and they can be recruited as judges directly without any further training.

News
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President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday said many of the deprived sections are not aware of their rights and the government’s initiatives for their welfare. Therefore, it is the responsibility of members of the Forum of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Legislators and Parliamentarians to make them aware of their rights and government initiatives. Inaugurating the fifth International Ambedkar Conclave-2021 organised by the Forum and the Dr Ambedkar Chamber of Commerce at Vigyan Bhawan i...

Madhya Pradesh High Court dismisses law student plea seeking direction to appear in one paper of LL.B 5th semester

It is observed by the Madhya Pradesh High Court that for the petitioner, admitted in June 2015, the 5 years period expired in June 2020 but he couldn't clear all the papers. The University has withheld the result and has come out with a response that he cannot now be permitted to complete the course.

Kashi Vishwanath VIP darshan: Allahabad High Court dismisses petition against scheme

The Allahabad High Court has dismissed a petition against VIP darshan under the Sugam Darshan Scheme at the Kashi Vishwanath Temple.
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Video: SC on ONGC, Bombay High Court on Sudha Bhardwaj in Elgar Parishad case

Supreme Court reprimands ONGC for negotiating fees with arbitrator judges… saying you are insulting judges… asking attorney general to intervene
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Video: SIT investigation on Tripura violence case,Allahabad High Court on ​​Lakhimpur Kheri violence case

During the hearing of pollution, the Solicitor General said, the states are not complying with the pollution control orders … fined … sought an answer
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