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Companies Amendment Bill 2020

Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code to Farm Bill 2020, it has been an Year for Amendments for the country this year and it’s all about enacting new provisions with an aim to ease of the business process according to the government. Adding to the list is now the Companies Act, which after being passed in both the houses of Parl..

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SC Directs State Governments to Provide Dry Rations for Identified Sex Workers

Introduction- &bull; Supreme Court bench comprising of justices L. Nageswara Rao &amp; Hemant Gupta has directed State Governments to provide dry rations for identified sex workers by National Aids Control Organization (NACO) and state govs. without any insistence of identity proof.</..

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Rise in Abortion pleas to High Courts

Medical Termination of Pregnancy Bill Amendment, 2020 Pratigya Campaign Advisory Group released a report &quot;Assessing the Judiciary&#39;s Role in Access to Safe Abortion- II&quot; which analysed cases seeking permission of termination of pregnancy from the High Courts between May 2019 and August 2020. <li st..

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Central Administrative Tribunal in a Contempt of Court Case

The Principal Bench of the Central Administrative Tribunal took suo moto cognizance of the behaviour of Shri Mehmood Paracha, Advocate while arguing the case of Mr. Sanjiv Chaturvedi, an IFS officer of Uttrakhand cadre on deputation to AIIMS who filed different Applications with regard to recording of ACRs. Thereafter, applican..

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Parliament passes three Labour Codes to pave way for enactment of historic Parliament passes three Labour Codes to pave way for enactment of historic "Game changer" Labour Laws

Labour Codes harmonize needs of workers and industry and will prove an important milestone for welfare of the workers: Shri Gangwar Labour Codes to give big boost to Sabka Sath, Sabka Vikas with Sabka Vishwas: Shri Gangwar New Labour Codes envisage covering over 50 crore workers from ..

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Duties of State

States have the legal obligation to protect and promote human rights, including the right to social security, and ensure that people can realize their rights without discrimination. Directive Principles of State Policy (DPSP) aim to create social and economic conditions under which the citizens can lead a good life and our Constitution has admirably spe..

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Employment Assurance Scheme Under Organised Framework

Unemployment Issues are looming large to threatening proportions as more educated unskilled youth are manufactured in the Education factory every year starting from salary cuts and job losses in the country. On top of it, there is no single centralized database to host the correct unemployment statistics to evaluate or measure the impact of any welfare schemes float..

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Parliament passes the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020

This bill will create a positive environment not only for farmers but also for consumers and investors: Shri Danve Raosaheb Dadarao Legislation will help in more investment in cold storages, modernization of food supply chain, bringing price stability, create competitive market environment and prevent wastage of agri-produce..

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Rajya Sabha passes Indian Institutes of Information Technology Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2020

The Bill will declare 5 IIITs in Public-Private Partnership mode at Surat, Bhopal, Bhagalpur, Agartala &amp; Raichur as Institutions of National Importance: Education Minister Rajya Sabha passed Indian Institutes of Information Technology Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2020 in New De..

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Lok Sabha passes 3 Historic and path breaking Labour Codes

Shri Gangwar elaborates several &lsquo;Game Changer&rsquo; labour welfare provisions in the Labour Codes New Labour Codes to envisage covering over 50 crore workers from organized, unorganized and self employed for minimum wages, social security Social Security net of ESIC and EPFO to Widen opening up for all wor..

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Legal Age for Marriage

A Task Force has been constituted to examine the correlation of age of marriage and motherhood with (i) health, medical well-being and nutritional status of mother and neonate/infant/child, during pregnancy, birth and thereafter, (ii) key parameters like Infant Mortality Rate (IMR), Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR), Total Fertility Rate (TFR), Sex Ratio at Birth (SRB),..

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Important Case Laws and Amendments in the Hindu Succession Act

The Hindu Succession Act, 1956 is a codified law, which deals with the matters of succession and applies to any person who is a Hindu by religion. But ever since its inception, it has always been under a series of objections for having a patriarchal view towards the society at large. The most talked about subject being why daughters were not given an equal right in ..

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Conduct of business in our temples of democracy

Our temples of democracy have been the best place to profess and practice ethical politics in the best interest of the nation. It is the mother&rsquo;s womb where new laws are conceived and hosts productive debates being the theatre of gladiatorial face-offs and a constitutional platform for the demonstration of the wisdom of members. These Houses are bound by Condu..

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Qualification For Membership To Our Temples Of Democracy

Indian Constitution has prescribed Articles 84 and 173 spelling out qualification for membership of Parliament and State Legislature respectively as under: Article 84: Qualification for membership of Parliament. A person shall not be qualified to be chosen to fill a seat in Parliament unless he— ..

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Adverse Possession

Individual Citizens have rights in respect of their lands which include protection from unlawful possession and trespass. As per the provisions of Section 27 of Limitation Act r/w article 64, if a person is dispossessed of his land/property he has right to file a suit to recover the possession, and if he fails to bring..

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