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National Seminar on ‘Spatial Dimensions of Environmental Problems & Natural Resource Law’; Submit by...

About Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, named after the great martyr of India, Shaheed-e-Azam, Sardar Bhagat Singh, was established as a co-educational institution in 1967 as...

How Supreme Court order on Bihar children deaths portrays the fails of Democracy

In a democracy, people are given the power to choose their own ruler, because it is assumed that the chosen ones will do their...

Sabarimala Private Member Bill – Is it an Attempt to Override the Supreme Court?

A private member bill has been introduced by NK Premachandran, a Member of Parliament from Kerala, that seeks to overturn the effect of Supreme...

APCR conducts legal awareness workshop for victims of IMA Depositors

Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR) conducted a legal awareness workshop for the victims of IMA depositors on July 5, 2019, at Gandhi...

Justice V Ramasubramanian appointed as the Chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh High Court.

The central government has notified the appointment of Justice V Ramasubramanian as the Chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh High Court. He has replaced Justice Dharam...

Judiciary must stand up to populist onslaughts on its independence: CJI Ranjan Gogoi in...

Speaking at a conference of Chief Justices at Sochi in Russia, CJI Justice Ranjan Gogoi pointed out the need of judiciary to stand up...

Supreme Court to hear a PIL on wildfires in Uttarakhand on 24 June

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a PIL on 24 June seeking steps to prevent wildfires in Uttarakhand. The PIL sought urgent...

Attack on the Right to Representation? – The Curious Case of the Lawyers Collective

On June 1 2016, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) suspended the FCRA registration of Lawyers Collective (LC), a prominent association of lawyers,...

‘Election Commissioners must be appointed through a collegium of Prime Minister, Opposition Leader and...

Former Chief Justice of India (CJI) M.N. Venkatachaliah here on Thursday emphasized the need for the Election Commissioners to be appointed by a system...

A PIL in SC seeks directions to constitute team of medical experts for treatment...

A petition was filed by advocates Manohar Pratap and Sanpreet Singh Ajmani, members of Youth Bar Association in the wake of the death of...

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Judging Vacations

Who doesn’t like a good vacation? How much vacation is too much vacation? The vacations taken by the courts in India have long been under...

The curious case of Prashant Kanojia and Priyanka Sharma: Supreme Court goes beyond legality,...

Protector of Fundamental Rights Supreme Court has been rightly said as the guardian of the constitution as it safeguards the fundamental right of the citizens....

Opinion: Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019 violates the fundamental right to equality

Ever since the amendments to the Citizenship Act, 1955 tabled in the Parliament, it has received widespread criticisms across all quarters from politicians to...

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Patents: A Protective Tool for Start-Ups

What are Patents? Patents are a form of license that confers the right to exclude others from using, selling or making an invention. The license...

A Critical Study of Iddat

What is Iddat? Iddat or Iddah is the waiting period observed by divorced and widowed Muslim women. It is a period of chastity after completion...

Sexual Harassment – Landmark Judgments Asserting Equal Rights

What amounts to Sexual Harassment at the Workplace? Sexual harassment is a critical obstruction to the assertion of women’s working rights. As a tool of...

The Legality of Mining of Bitcoins in India

What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a kind of digitalised payment system used worldwide, where transactions are decentralised and happen without any intermediaries. The cryptocurrency uses...

Can the husband claim maintenance from his wife?

The claim of maintenance by a wife against her husband is a common matter on which courts of law adjudge. In such cases, courts...

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Vacancy- Guest Faculty (Law)@ Dr.Harisingh Gour vishwavidyalaya,...

Introduction Dr.Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar invites applications in the prescribed format from eligible Indian nationals for engaging as Guest Faculty in law. Department School of law Post Guest faculty...

A U.S. – India Comparative Constitutional law...

About The U.S. Consulate General Chennai in collaboration with Loyola College, Chennai is planning "A U.S. - India Comparative Constitutional Law Debate" scheduled to culminate...

International Conference on Super Powers Dominion@ DSNLU,...

About DSNLU Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University is located at Sabbavaram, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India constituted by the DSNLU Act, 2008....

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