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A PIL filed seeking immediate payment of wages to migrant workers amid COVID-19 lockdown.

SC Adjourns PIL Seeking Reliefs for Migrant Workers

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A PIL filed seeking immediate payment of wages to migrant workers amid COVID-19 lockdown. Filed by Harsh Mander and Anjali Bhardwaj, the PIL was...
Karnataka HC dismisses PIL seeking permission for the opening of wine shops during the 21 day lockdown

Karnataka HC Dismisses PIL for Wine Shops to Remain Open in the Lockdown

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The Karnataka HC dismissed the Public Interest Litigation seeking permission for opening of wine shops during the lockdown stating that there is no public...

PIL Seeking Opening of Wine Shops Filed in Karnataka HC

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A Public Interest Litigation has been filed in Karnataka HC praying for the opening of wine shops in Karnataka for a few hours daily...

Sabarimala Temple Ban on Women’s Entry: PIL at SC

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Sabarimala is a Hindu pilgrimage centre in Kerala. The temple is situated on top of a hill and is believed to have the highest...

SC Admits PIL Seeking Tougher Laws for Criminal Netas

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How do law breakers become law makers is a question that has been plaguing the Indian political system for decades. In order to address this...
Justice Indrajit Mahanty

Justice Indrajit Mahanty: Slipping Through The Cracks

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In-house Inquiry Against Justice Mahanty It is clear from a review of the material that the charges against him (Indrajit Mahanty) are very serious and...

Justice Rajesh Bindal: A Tale of Competence and Caution

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Narada Bribery Case In 2014, Tehelka news’ Mathew Samuel went undercover as a high-ranking official of Impex Consultancy Solutions, a fictitious Chennai-based company. The extensive...

Justice Ravi Shankar Jha: How Power Structures keep the Judiciary on its toes

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Becoming a High Court Judge in India The dream of becoming a High Court judge in India is a challenging one. As of July 2021,...
Justice D Y Chandrachud

Justice D Y Chandrachud’s path-breaking Verdict in the Sabarimala Case of 2018

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“Will the quest for equality and fraternity be denuded of its content where women continue to be treated as children of a lesser god...
WhiteHat Jr.

Decoding WhiteHat Jr.’s Coding Face ‘Wolf Gupta’

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Digital learning has taken a new turn in India – this time with coding classes as a niche for 6-year-olds. With the shutting of...
Aarey Forest Controversy

Aarey Forest Controversy

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Maharashtra Government led by Uddhav Thackeray had set down the previous orders of the Tree Authority under BMC to construct a metro shed at...

Learn On Call: VOLUNTEER NOW!

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It is undeniable that NGO's are of prime importance in our society. There are a plethora of reasons for that and if I...
ASHA Workers at the protest.

ASHA: Frontline Workers Sidelined by Authorities in COVID-19

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An accredited social health activist, commonly referred to as ASHA; refers to a community health worker the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare instituted as a part...
In the chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police, the communal riot incident in February was "pre-planned' by Umar Khalid and others.

Umar Khalid -Mastermind Behind the Delhi riots, 2020?

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In New Delhi, a human rights activist and former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student, Umar Khalid, was arrested by the Police's special cell under...
the indian medicine central council amendment bill 2020

The Indian Medicine Central Council (Amendment) Bill 2020: A Critical Analysis

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Union Minister for Health Harsh Vardhan speaks in Rajya Sabha on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020. Photo Credits: PTI The monsoon parliament that took place amidst...

How To Use The Official Secrets Act The Wrong Way

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In Mumbai, Mukesh Singh, a second year LLB student was booked under the Official Secrets Act (OSA) as he was video graphing the Wadala...
WhatsApp Pay landed in India in February 2018, in partnership with ICICI Bank.

WhatsApp Pay in ‘Compliance’ with Data Localisation Norms, Now gets NPCI’s Approval

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Reserve Bank of India has filed an affidavit stating that NPCI stands satisfied with WhatsApp’s compliance, w.r.t. WhatsApp Pay, with RBI's data localisation norms. NPCI...
The authorities in J&K, last year, abolished the Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission (SHRC); among seven other commissions.

A Year Since Dissolution of J&K State Human Rights Commission in 2019: Centre’s Inaction...

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On August 05, 2019 Amit Shah, the Union Home Minister introduced a Constitutional Amendment in the Indian Parliament abrogating Article 370 of the Constitution....
Digitalization of Indian Judiciary

Digitalization of Indian Judiciary Amid COVID-19; the Right Way Forward for eCourts in India

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Amid the spread of COVID-19, as the nation went into lockdown in late March this year the court system all across the country also...
In this political inferno, the journalists created several fake websites in the name of their family members to acquire funds.

Madhya Pradesh State Coffers Ransacked by Fake Websites – Another Incident of Breached Freedom...

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The M.P State government has been allocating funds to some 234 fake websites. The govt. strategy of advertising was designated to obligated journalists than...
In its Affidavit, Google said it is not a payment system operator (PSO) but a third-party application provider.

Google Informs Delhi High Court: GPay Not a Payment System Operator, but a Third-Party...

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In its Affidavit, Google told the Delhi High Court that GooglePay or GPay does not require RBI's authorisation. Google reasoned that it is not...
Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple in Kerala makes for one of the richest temples in the world, with wealth in five of the six vaults estimated to be worth around Rs 90,000 crore.

Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple: Supreme Court Upholds Managerial Rights of Travancore Ex-Royal Family

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On 13 July, the Apex Court upheld the administrative rights of the erstwhile royal family over Kerala's Padmanabhaswamy Temple & its riches. As a...

Lacunae in States’ Regulations and Health Infrastructure for Battling COVID-19: Incidents and Insights

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India is indeed hypnotised by the baby steps it is taking to cope with COVID-19. Yet, there always remained certain loopholes, that haunt the...
The petition seeks directions to provide sanitary napkins at a cheaper rate, especially during the lockdown period.

Sanitary Napkins can be Included in the Ambit of ‘Essential Commodities’: Centre to Bombay...

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On Thursday, Centre informed the Bombay HC of its willingness to make sanitary napkins 'essential commodity'. This shall ensure free public distribution, in light...
On June 15, ICAI released a notification that provided the students with the option of treating their attempt as canceled.

SC Asks ICAI to Issue Fresh Notifications Regarding the ‘Opt-Out’ Scheme for CA Examinations

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The Supreme Court has urged the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), to be considerate of the students appearing for CA examinations between...
Sand mafias allegedly killed a media journalist in the Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh on the 19th June 2020.

NHRC Issues Notice to UP Government over Murder of Journalist by Sand Mafia

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It seems that the Yogi Government is craving the spotlight. Sand mafias have allegedly killed a media journalist in the Unnao district of Uttar...
The Apex court heard a writ petition filed by Devgan pleading the quashing of FIRs filed against him.

FIRs Against Journalist Amish Devgan: SC Stays Investigation Until Further Notice

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The Apex Court stayed investigation or any coercive action against the News18 anchor Amish Devgan. Multiple FIRs were lodged against the anchor in May,...

Karnataka HC Judge Confers to Stereotypical Beliefs in his Justification, Grants Bail to...

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On 22nd June 2020, the Karnataka High Court granted anticipatory bail to the petitioner accused of committing rape. Justice Krishna S. Dixit, in his order,...
mishandling of dead bodies.

Supreme Court Takes Cognizance of Mishandling of COVID-19 Dead Bodies

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The Supreme Court takes suo moto cognizance of certain reports; which alleged the mishandling of the dead bodies affected by COVID-19. The bench consists of...