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SC agrees for the probe into sexual harassment allegations against Justice Swatanter Kumar

  On 16 January 2014 at 15:20

After the Justice A.K. Ganguly episode, a former law intern, who has made sexual harassment allegations against Justice Swatanter Kumar, while she was an intern under the judge in 2011, moved to the Supreme Court on Monday seeking inquiry against th ...

Delhi Law Minister indicted by Special CBI Court

  On 16 January 2014 at 11:31

The Delhi Law Minister, Mr. Somnath Bharati who belongs to Aam Aadmi Party, was indicted by a Special CBI Court at Delhi for tampering with evidence in a case of corruption. Mr. Bharati, who was practicing as an advocate before becoming Law Minist ...

Study to evaluate Consumer Protection Act

  On 12 December 2013 at 15:37

The Government had engaged Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi to conduct a study on “Evaluation of the Impact and Effectiveness of Consumer Protection Act, 1986”. The recommendations in the study report and areas identi ...

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Amendment in Money Laundering Act

  On 27 April 2013 at 12:08

The Government has recently amended the Money Laundering Act. The objectives of recent amendment in Prevention of Money-laundering Act, 2002 is to strengthen the legislative and administrative framework of the country to prevent money laundering ...

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President's Assent to Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2013

  On 03 April 2013 at 16:07

The Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2013 was passed by the Lok Sabha on 19th March, 2013 and by the Rajya Sabha on 21st March, 2013. The President of India has accorded his assent to the Bill on 2nd April, 2013 and it will now be called the Crim ...

Reforming Juvenile Delinquents

  On 28 February 2013 at 11:24

The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 being administered by the Ministry of Women and Child Development is the primary legislation for rehabilitation and reintegration of children in difficult circumstances, including ch ...

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Amendment in Juvenile Justice Act

  On 27 February 2013 at 15:07

In a meeting held by the Ministry of Home Affairs with Chief Secretaries of the State Governments and Director Generals of Police on 4.1.2013, a suggestion was made regarding lowering of the age of juveniles. However, the Committee on Amendments t ...

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Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2013 Promulgated

  On 04 February 2013 at 11:10

The President of India has accorded his assent to the Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2013 on 3rd February, 2013. ...

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Justice (Retd.) (Ms.) Usha Mehra, Commission of Inquiry Starts Functioning

  On 29 December 2012 at 13:11

The Commission of Inquiry under the Chairmanship of Ms. Justice(Retd.) Usha Mehra has requested the members of public to provide any information about the shocking incident of rape and brutal assault on a young woman in New Delhi on Dec.16, 2012. ...

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Smt. Krishna Tirath holds Consultative meeting on Strategies to Eliminate Violence against Women

  On 29 December 2012 at 13:11

Smt. Krishna Tirath, Minister for Women and Child Development held consultations with civil society organizations, women’s activists, legal experts, jurists, representatives from NCW, NCPCR, Planning Commission, and government offic ...

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