The Suit Filed In US Court Against Hindu Organisation For Allegedly Subjecting Indian Workers To Labour Law Violations At New Jersey Temple

16 May 2021 at 11:52

What is the case?- More than 200 Indian employees have filed a class-action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, alleging that they were subjected to gross labour law violations at the behest of a Hindu organiza

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Tamil Facing Bleak Future: Madras HC Holds Only Candidates Who Do Entire Education In Tamil Medium Eligible For 20% PSTM Reservation

16 May 2021 at 11:52

What is the case?- G. Sakthi Rao v. The Chief Secretary, Government of Tamil Nadu- The Court stated that obtaining only higher education in Tamil medium after following English medium at the school level is nothing more than a violation of the PSTM A

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Courts Can Order House Arrest U/S 167 Crpc In Appropriate Cases: Supreme Court

16 May 2021 at 11:52

Background Facts Gautam Navlakha filed an appeal before Supreme Court in the Bhima Koregaon case in which question arose whether the period of 34 days spent by the appellant in house arrest to be counted towards the period of 90 days under Section 16

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Language Not A Ground For Case Transfer : Supreme Court

16 May 2021 at 11:52

GENERAL OVERVIEW The Supreme Court held that, a criminal case under section 406 CrPC cannot be transferred merely because the party does not understand the language of the court which is hearing the case. Justice Aniruddha Bose said “Convenienc

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Top News Headlines 15th May 2021: India A Secular Country, A Religious Group In Majority Can't Resist Other Community's Fundamental Right To Hold Religious Processions, Festivals

15 May 2021 at 11:24

India A Secular Country, A Religious Group In Majority Can't Resist Other Community's Fundamental Right To Hold Religious Processions, Festivals: Madras High Court "It is not healthy for a democratic nation if religious bigotry is tolera

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Motor Accident Compensation-Self Employed Deceased Aged Below 40 Years Entitled To 40% Addition As Future Prospects: SC

14 May 2021 at 16:39

What Is The Case- If the deceased was self-employed and under the age of 40, the Supreme Court has reiterated that a 40 per cent increase in income must be applied to future prospects when calculating motor accident compensation.- "This Court cl

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Bombay HC At Goa- Article 21 Is Violated If People Die Because Of Lack Of Oxygen

14 May 2021 at 16:39

Overview On 12 May 2021, the Goa Bench of the Bombay High Court was hearing a plea in the case of, South Goa Advocates Association Vs. State of Goa and Ors., which concerns the management of COVID-19 in Goa. The Court said that the State must Protect

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SC to Pass Order Today On A Plea Seeking To Direct Centre, State Govt's To Ensure Ration, Transport For Migrant Labourers

14 May 2021 at 11:25

SC to Pass Order Today On A Plea Seeking To Direct Centre, State Govt's To Ensure Ration, Transport For Migrant LabourersThe Supreme Court announced on Thursday that it would issue an order today on the steps that the Centre and State governments

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Delhi Court Refuses To Grant Interim Relief To Navneet Kalra In Connection With Hoarding Of Oxygen Concentrators

13 May 2021 at 14:32

Overview On 11 May 2021, the Delhi Court refused to grant interim relief in a plea for anticipatory bail filed by the businessman Navneet Kalra who is accused of hoarding Oxygen Concentrators, and also sent the case to District Judge to decide the Ju

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Election Commission, Higher Courts & Govt Failed To Fathom Disastrous Consequences Of Permitting Elections Amid Covid19: Allahabad HC

13 May 2021 at 14:32

Background FactsA large number of FIRs have been filed in the village on account of recent panchayat elections in the State. After the election of Panchayat election, a large number of accused may be infected and such infection may not have been dete

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Plea In SC Seeks Relief To Loan Borrowers Hit By Lockdowns

13 May 2021 at 14:32

Background FactsA PIL has been filed by lawyer Vishal Tiwari before the Apex Court. It is pleaded that UOI must permit all the financial institutions to allow an interest-free moratorium period for term loan and postpone the payment of loan installme

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This Is Unconstitutional': Telangana HC Slams State Government For Stopping Ambulances Carrying Covid-19 Patients At Borders

13 May 2021 at 14:32

What Is The Case- On Tuesday, May 11, the Telangana High Court chastised the state government for its handling of the COVID-19 crisis.- After several media reports suggested a breach of COVID-19 guidelines in parts of Hyderabad's Old City, the be

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NIA Court Grants Permission To Jailed Anti- CAA Activist Akhil Gogoi To Take Oath As Legislator of Assam Assembly

13 May 2021 at 14:32

What Is The Case- On Tuesday, a special NIA court granted Akhil Gogoi, a jailed anti-CAA activist who is the first Assamese to win an election from behind bars, permission to take oath as a legislator in the Assam Assembly.- After hearing Gogoi's

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Top News Headlines 13th May 2021: Article 21 Is Completely Violated If People Die Due To Lack Of Oxygen

13 May 2021 at 11:04

Article 21 Is Completely Violated If People Die Due To Lack Of Oxygen: Bombay High Court Goa BenchThe Goa Bench of the Bombay High Court observed on Wednesday that COVID positive patients dying due to a lack of oxygen is a gross violation of their ri

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Orissa High Court While Striking Down Own Rule: Every Tom, Dick And Harry Should Not Be Brought To This Position

12 May 2021 at 18:29

What Is The Case- Banshidhar Baug v. Orissa High & Ors.- On Monday, the Orissa High Court struck down Rule 6(9) of the 'High Court of Orissa (Designation of Senior Advocate) Rules, 2019', which gives the Full Court the power to appoint an

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Petition For Door-To-Door Vaccination Of Vulnerable Sections Of Society

12 May 2021 at 18:29

What Is The Petition- A petition was filed with the Supreme Court, asking for effective directions to be followed in order to encourage door-to-door vaccination of residents, including the aged, differently-abled, poorer sections of society, the unde

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Plea For Conversion Of Religious And Charitable Places Enjoying Tax Exemption Into Covid Centres

12 May 2021 at 18:29

Background FactsA petition has been filed in Public Interest by Manu Gaur president of Taxpayers Association of India before Supreme Court to seek direction to convert charitable and religious places owning the property that enjoys benefit under Sect

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Circumstantial Evidence: RES IPSA Loquitur In Criminal Cases

12 May 2021 at 18:29

Background FactsThe High of Bombay has recently upheld the conviction of the appellant in an offence related to the murder of the three women and it can be concluded from the circumstantial evidence that the accused has committed the crime.Case of th

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Kerala High Court Reconsiders The Case Of Three POSCO Acquittals

12 May 2021 at 18:29

Overview On the 28th of April, in the case of, X vs. State of Kerala, the Kerala High Court decided to reconsider its previous orders under the POSCO Act in which the accused were acquitted by the Court on the ground that the matter was already settl

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Top News Headlines 12th May 2021: NIA Court Grants Permission To Jailed Anti- CAA Activist Akhil Gogoi To Take Oath As Legislator of Assam Assembly

12 May 2021 at 11:09

NIA Court Grants Permission To Jailed Anti- CAA Activist Akhil Gogoi To Take Oath As Legislator of Assam AssemblyAkhil Gogoi, a jailed anti-CAA activist who is the first Assamese to win an election from behind bars, obtained permission from a special

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