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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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Knowledge Series

Special Leave Petitions (SLP): Judgements around its Maintainability

Special Leave Petitions can be described as a residual power present in the hands of the Supreme Court under Article 136 of the Indian...

Dishonour of Cheque: Section 138

Dishonour of Cheque (s138) The Negotiable Instruments Act defines cheque under Section 6. It states, ‘A “cheque” is a bill of exchange drawn on a...

The Urgent Need for Effective Corporate Governance in India

Introduction The stock market of a nation is quite reflective of the economic mood of a nation. Almost as a consequence, the economic business environment...

The Whistleblowing Policy: Loopholes, Challenges, and Solutions

What is Whistleblowing? The term whistleblower is defined as ‘An employee who turns against their superiors to bring a problem out in the open.’ When...

Child Custody Laws in India

Child Custody in India Child custody is one of the most complicated subjects involved in divorce or separation. In India, personal laws of the respective...

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Parliamentary Debate 2019 @ Symbiosis Law School,...

About The literary and debate cell of Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad is organising the 1st edition of the SLSH Parliamentary Debate to be conducted on...

Youth Parliament by Public Concern for Governance...

Introduction Public Concern for Governance Trust is a registered trust founded by Mr.Julio Ribeiro, Dr.R.K.Anand, and late Mr.B.G.Deshmukh to increase public participation and activism...

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...

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