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Law Commission invites suggestions on ‘Legal Reforms to Combat Road Accidents’

  On 25 July 2008 at 23:47

The Law Commission of India has come out with a ‘Consultation Paper’ on ‘Legal Reforms to Combat Road Accidents’ inviting response from legal fraternity and other stake holders connected with the issue. The Commission is formulating recommendations t ...

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India to push for convention on mutual legal assistance at Saarc

  On 25 July 2008 at 16:26

In the backdrop of the suicide bomb attack on the Indian mission in Kabul in which two senior officials were killed, India plans to push for a convention on mutual legal assistance among Saarc nations over criminal matters at the upcoming Saarc Summi ...

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Remove billboards erected within 40 mtr of NH: Bombay HC

  On 24 July 2008 at 22:19

The Goa bench of Bombay High Court has directed the Goa government of all the billboards erected within 40 metres of national highway to be removed immediately. The bench comprising of Chief Justice Swatanter Kumar and Justice N A Britto on Tuesday ...

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Smart card-based driving licenses to be issued in capital

  On 24 July 2008 at 22:19

The Delhi Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to the issuance of smart card based driving licences in the national capital with an aim to ensure quick and transparent services as per directions from the Union Transport ministry. "A number of other sta ...

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SC declines to adjourn hearing on Sethusamudram project

  On 23 July 2008 at 08:44

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to adjourn the hearing on the Sethusamudram project on the ground that the Government was seeking trust vote in the Parliament. "How are we concerned with the trust motion. This court is only concerned with judic ...

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SC annoyed over states' failure to set up juvenile homes

  On 22 July 2008 at 10:09

The failure of state governments to set up Juvenile Justice Boards (JJBs) and observation homes in each district on Monday annoyed the Supreme Court which expressed its helplessness over monitoring matters relating to social issues for long. "How lo ...

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Legal illiteracy leads to confusion over N-deal: FM

  On 21 July 2008 at 21:50

Three days ahead of the trust vote in Parliament, the lawyer in the finance minister P Chidambaram blamed the current stand-off over the Indo US nuclear deal to the “widespread and appalling legal illiteracy” in the country. Speaking at the NALSAR Un ...

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SMS phising can take you to a fraudulent website

  On 21 July 2008 at 21:50

Phishing is now spilling over to your mobile phone. The next time you receive an SMS from your mobile operator informing you about a service you have subscribed to and asking you to call a certain number to unsubscribe, beware, it can be a phishing m ...

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Want legal services for $25 a hour? Think India

  On 18 July 2008 at 12:47

At law firms in the United States, the billing rate for basic legal services like document review starts around $200 an hour and can appreciate significantly if the firm handling the work is located in a big city like New York or Washington, D.C. The ...

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Health Ministry invites comments on proposed amendments in Transplantation of Human Organs Act 1994

  On 18 July 2008 at 09:58

The Government of India is considering amendments to the Transplantation of Human Organs Act, 1994. A note on the amendments proposed in the Act has been posted on the website of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare i.e. www.mohfw.nic.in. General ...

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