In response to a letter written by law student Aditya Kashyap, Attorney General KK Venugopal has granted his consent to initiate contempt of court proceedings against comic artist Rachita Taneja, for a cartoon uploaded on her Twitter handle that depicted the Bharatiya Janata Party.....
New Delhi (ILNS): The Delhi High Court today issued summons and notice in a plea filed by 38 Bollywood production houses, seeking to curb the irresponsible, derogatory remarks made against the film industry by news channels.
The Delhi High Court has directed the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) to look into the complaint of a petitioner alleging that a photograph of his deceased wife is being wrongly circulated on social media platforms depicting her as the Hathras tragedy victim.
The Delhi High Court today directed the Delhi Police not to take any coercive action against AltNews co-founder and to file a copy of the FIR while issuing notice on a plea filed by Mohammed Zubair, Co-Founder, AltNews, seeking quashing of the FIR filed against him.
The Delhi Police on Wednesday informed the Delhi High Court that they have not relied upon the tweets by Sunanda Pushkar neither have they seen those tweets, in the case of her death. Congress leader Shashi Tharoor is the sole accused in this case.
A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a mechanism to check contents and advertisements on Twitter which are seditious, hateful inciting and spreading hatred amongst the communities in India.
The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday directed the West Bengal Director General of Police to initiate an inquiry against the investigating officer for attempting to harass a citizen by misusing Section 41A of the Code of Criminal Procedure.
In its affidavit to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, the Centre said that there is no difference between a public servant and an elected representative while also pointing out that there are no specific service conditions laid down in respect of elected representatives.