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NIA (Amendment) Bill, 2019 passed by Lok Sabha

  On 16 July 2019 at 11:50

National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill, 2019 passed by Lok Sabha following appeal from Union Home Minister Shri Amit ShahBill proposes to empower NIA to investigate Terror Crimes relating to Indians and Indian interests abroadPOTA should not ...

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Cabinet approves The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2019

  On 11 July 2019 at 16:03

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the proposal to introduce The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019. The Bill will be introduced in the ensuing Session of Parliament.The Bill provides a mechanism ...

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Lok Sabha passes the Reservation in teacher’s Cadre Bill 2019

  On 02 July 2019 at 16:14

Lok Sabha passes the Reservation in teacher’s Cadre Bill 2019, overturning the Supreme Court’s decision on the matter relating to subject-wise reservation for teaching postsThe Lok Sabha on July 01, 2019 passed "The Central Education ...

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Two Judicial Officers appointed as Judges of Andhra High Court

  On 14 June 2019 at 15:20

Centre has passed a notification for appointment of Cheekati Manavendranath Roy and Matam Venkata Ramana as judges of Andhra Pradesh High Court. The notification states that the President was pleased to confirm the appointment of the aforementioned j ...

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Saradha Chit Fund Scam: Fmr. Kolkata Commissioner Rajeev Kumar petition refused by the Supreme Court

  On 24 May 2019 at 18:09

Fresh petition filed by former Kolkata Police Chief Rajeev Kumar refused to be entertained by the Supreme Court. The petition was to seek protection from arrest in the Saradha Chit Fund ScamThe Court, however, granted liberty to Kumar to approach the ...

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Supreme Court appoints 4 new judges to reach it's full strength of 31 judges

  On 22 May 2019 at 17:13

The Centre has approved the appointment of J Surya Kant, J BR Gavai, Aniruddha Bose & AS Bopanna within 2 weeks of the recommendation by Supreme Court Collegium. It was on the 8th of May that the Supreme Court collegium recommended the elevation ...

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7 accused in the 1984 Sikh Riots acquitted by the Supreme Court

  On 03 May 2019 at 15:28

Seven persons who had been convicted by the trial court and the Delhi High Court for their alleged involvement in the 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots have been acquitted by the Supreme Court of India 89 persons including the seven appellants were convicted unde ...

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Bench-fixing allegations against the SC have left the Bench fuming, orders to be passed today

  On 25 April 2019 at 15:04

In the matter of sexual harassment allegations against the Chief Justice of India, the apex court will pass orders today on the inquiry into the bench-fixing allegations raised by the Advocate.Advocate Bains filed an affidavit in suomoto proceeding b ...

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3 judge bench constituted to look into sexual harassment claims against the Chief Justice of India

  On 24 April 2019 at 15:28

A panel of Justices SA Bobde, NV Ramana and Indira Banerjee will inquire into the allegations of sexual harassment against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi.Justice Bobde, who is next in line to be the Chief Justice of India was assigned by the CJI ...

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PIL filed in the Supreme Court of India challenging Section 62(5) Representation of People Act

  On 18 April 2019 at 18:31

A Public Interest Litigation has been filed in the Supreme Court of India challenging the provisions of Section 62(5) of the Representation of the People Act 1951 (RP Act). Section 62(5) prohibits a person confined in the prison from casting his/her ...

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