In hearing on loan moratorium issue Supreme Court asks banks why the cashback was provided to credit card holders, the centre says, help is limited due to cash crunch, many relief packages being worked out Bombay High Court directs Maharashtra government to shift undertrial Varavara Rao from jail.....
The Supreme Court today put off till after the Dusshera holidays the hearing of an appeal filed against the verdict of the Jharkhand High Court, which had dismissed a plea filed by BJP leader Pradeep Sonthalia challenging the election of Congress member Dhiraj Sahu as Rajya Sabha MP from the state.
A slew of amended labour laws were pushed through the Rajya Sabha session which ended on Wednesday. India Legal has already published an analysis of the Farm Bills that have been passed. India Legal has also discussed, in two previous instalments, two labour codes – the Code on Industrial Relations.
The passage of the Bills saw a notice of motion for the removal of the Deputy Chairman. But Article 122 says that the validity of any proceeding shall not be questioned for alleged irregularity of procedure.
The Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code, 2020 (OSH) was introduced in Lok Sabha on September 19 and passed on September 22. It was introduced and passed in Rajya Sabha on September 23.
Farmers in many states are protesting against three new farm Bills, which were passed in the Rajya Sabha in a charged atmosphere. The row led to the suspension of eight Opposition members for the rest of the session. The MPs later staged a sit-in outside Parliament.
The Lok Sabha has been without a Deputy Speaker for 15 months despite a mandate given by Article 93. The Speaker has to fix a date for the election but, intriguingly, Om Birla said it was not his job to do so.
New Delhi (ILNS): The Patna High Court has directed the state government to file a detailed report on the action being taken to control the Corona Pandemic in the state. The report has to reach the court by December 8.