As on 31st July, 2020, total 19,844 cases were pending before National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), including 12,438 cases under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC). This was stated by Shri Anurag Singh Thakur, Union Minister of State for Finance & Corporate Affairs in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today. Giving more details about regular staffing positions in NCLTs,..
In the recent judgement of Parvinder Kansal v. The State of NCT of Delhi & another , dated 28 August, 2020, the hon’ble Supreme Court has once again reiterated that the victim has no right to appeal for enhancement of punishment under Section 372 of Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973. In the present case, ..
CHINESE COMPANY - SPYING TACTICS • The intense standoff between China and India along the Line of Actual Control has taken a new turn. • There were revelations that Shenzen-based Technology Company is spying on thousands of Indians. <..
ABOUT THE CONTROVERSIAL PROGRAMME • Sudarshan News, a television channel had dropped a teaser of a controversial show on 27th August which aims to expose a conspiracy to infiltrate Muslims in government service. • It lead to a number of heated debates on various social media pl..
During the year 2018, 2019 and in 2020 (upto 31.08.2020), 7.586 acres of defence land inside cantonment under the management of Defence Estate Organization have been detected as encroached by the residents. Out of above, defence land measuring 4.11 acres have got freed from encroachment during the same period. The illegal..
In cases of attempts of illegal transfer based on the nature and circumstances of the case, FIRs/criminal cases have been filed against the sellers/purchasers, Courts have been approached to set aside such transactions. Competent Revenue authorities have also been approached for not effecting mutation of such transactions. Such transactions are not recognised and no mutation in defe..
WHO IS UMAR KHALID? • Umar Khalid is a former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student, who is alleged to be the main conspirator of riots that broke out in February this year in north-east Delhi, where 53 persons died and over 400 were injured, many with gunshot wounds. <p style="text-align: justify;"..
Abstract: In this essay, I write about the ISIS movement in the Middle East and the legitimacy on revolutionary activities and in Sovereignty with jurisprudential perspective with reference to the legal philosophers namely John Austin's ' Theory of Legal Positivism' , Hans Kelsen's The Pure Theory of Law' ..
This year has taught our nation new words – pandemic, face masks, social distancing and many more but the most interesting discovery made by millennials this week is the phrase “travesty of justice “ . The word originally was used in literature and satire as something related to imitation. The world was reminded of this phrase again when a le..
A petition was filed on February 12, 2020 by Ashwin Mardia, to The Registrar Generals in Rajasthan High Courts at Jodhpur and Jaipur regarding failure to give timely notice of leave taken by Learned Judicial Officers causing hardship to Advocates as well as litigants. The petition represented all the advocates practising and appearing regularly before the vari..
Kangana Ranaut's office demolished On Wednesday, BMC declared parts of Kangana Ranaut's office as illegal and demolished it partially within 24 hours. This was considered to be a planned activity by the leading party. The Bollywood actress, recently took to Twitter expre..
The number of beneficiaries of schemes of the Sj&E department to go up substantially this year: Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot Union Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment, Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot released a book containing 33 Action Plans 2020-21 of all the schemes of the Department of Social Justice & Empowerment on7th September, 2020..
ABSTRACT: While gaming in itself is no harm, the real problem begins when the thin line between gaming with and without stakes is crossed due to the hybrid designing at the structural and aesthetic level of the two, consequently reaching the tipping point i.e. gambling or betting. More often than not the demarcation between t..
THE BANK AND THE BORROWER A RELATIONSHIP OF TRUST, FAITH, HOPE AND UNDERSTANDING. The advent of banking reforms in India has brought the concept of NPA (Non-Performing Asset) which has changed drastically the perception and approach of the bank and the customer when dealing with loans financed by the ban..
Keshavnanda Bharati, the seer who was the lead petitioner in the case which resulted in the Supreme Court evolving the Basic Structure doctrine, passed away on September 6, 2020 at Edaneer in Kasargod district of Kerala at the age of 79. The case filed by Bharati challenging the land reform laws of Kerala and the 29th Constitut..