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Restriction are being lifted slowly in J&K, Union government files statement in SC

  On 19 September 2019 at 17:46

The Central government had recently filed a statement in the Supreme Court explaining the scenario in the Kashmir and the future stage of the state where restriction will no longer be required.Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, the Secretary to the Government of J ...

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Centre responds to petition seeking liberalized provisions for abortion under MTP Act,1971

  On 19 September 2019 at 17:46

A petition was filed by Dr. Nikhil Datar, in 2009 in the Supreme Court, challenging the provisions of Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, with contention to increase the timeline to terminate the pregnancy from the current ceiling of 20 weeks ...

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Government bans E-Cigarette in every part of the country

  On 19 September 2019 at 17:46

The Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, has announced the prohibition all kinds of E-Cigarettes in the Indian market. The ban on production, manufacturing, import, export, transport, sale, or even distribution, storage and advertisement will c ...

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Hospital fined 25 lakhs for not addressing sexual harassment complain

  On 19 September 2019 at 17:45

Justice Rohit Arya of Madhya Pradesh High Court has imposed a hefty fine of Rs. 50,000 on Medanta Hospital in Indore for absence of an Internal Complaints Committee, which is mandatory under Section 4(1) of the Sexual Harassment of Women At workplace ...

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Wildlife offenders convicted under PMLA

  On 16 September 2019 at 14:55

Two persons were convicted by the Special CBI judge under section 3 and 4 of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act. The accused were arrested by the joint team of Delhi Police Crime branch, Maharashtra Forest Department and the Wildlife Crime Contro ...

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'Dream Girl' movie violates copyright laws: Delhi High Court restrains usage of song

  On 16 September 2019 at 14:55

Delhi High Court in its recent judgement has restrained the use of ‘Dhagala Lagli’ song by Balaji Telefilms in their recent release ‘Dream Girl’, due to copyright violation as they have neither given the license fee nor the re ...

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Hindu Succession Act is gender discriminatory: Law student files petition in P&H High Court

  On 16 September 2019 at 14:55

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has issued a notice to the Union Government on a petition filed by Daksh Kadian, a Student from National Law School of India challenging the constitutionality of the Hindu Succession Act, 1956.The petitioner contends ...

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Mumbai Industrial Development Corporation to pay 5 crores for polluting water bodies

  On 16 September 2019 at 14:55

The Principal Bench of National Green Tribunal on Friday has slammed a hefty fine of 5 crores on the Mumbai Industrial Development Corporation for discharging industrial effluents, in the Taloja industrial area on the outskirts of Mumbai.Earlier in 2 ...

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OTP for transaction on international websites: Delhi HC dismisses PIL

  On 16 September 2019 at 14:55

A writ petition filed by Amit Sahni asking for directions to the central government to introduce mandatory OTP for transactions made on international websites was rejected by the Delhi High Court.The petition suggested urgent need of mandating requir ...

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Assam's NGO suggests 'Standard Operating Procedure' for Foreigner's Tribunal to Supreme Court

  On 10 September 2019 at 15:26

An intervention application has been filed in the Supreme Court by the Brahmaputra Valley Civil Society, an Assam based NGO, in the petition filed by the All Assam Minority Students Union challenging the constitutional validity of the Foreigner&rsquo ...

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