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Month: June 2020

Female Foeticide: Height of Savagery

June 30, 2020

Author :- Simarpreet saluja It’s sarcasm that even within the world of the 21st century; Homo sapiens are still keeping up with their gender biases and are working towards brutalities like female foeticide and infanticide. Ever puzzled how the arena could be like without women and girls? Do these murderers who do female foeticide even […]

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Bombay HC suspends FIRs registered against Arnab Goswami; Directs no coercive action

June 30, 2020

The Bombay High Court has suspended two FIR registered against Republic TV Chief Arnab Goswami for his alleged proactive and inflammatory comment over Palghar Lynching and Bandra (West) migrants gathering incident while stating that No Prima Facie Case made out against him. The court has directed no coercive steps shall be taken against the petitioner […]

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Journey of RTI Act – From being Voice to Voiceless

June 30, 2020

Author :- Sonu Chaturvedi Introduction – On 12th day of May, 2005 remarkable Act was passed in Parliament after tremendous efforts of Aruna Roy (Former IAS Officer) and Anna Hazare (Indian Social Activist) and others for paving the foundation for enactment of ‘Right To Information Act, 2005.’ On 12th day of October, 2005 this act […]

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CENTRE REAPPOINTED TUSHAR MEHTA AS SOLICITOR GENERAL FOR 3 YEARS

June 30, 2020

The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievance, Pensions has reappointed Solicitor General Tushar Mehta for a period of three years from 1st July 2020. In addition to it, the Appointment Committee has also Reappointed existing five Additional Solicitors General of India for our Supreme Court and that too for 3 years and from 1st July i.e, […]

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Job Opportunity : Professor and Associate Professor @ BHU, Varanasi : Apply by July 31

June 30, 2020

About Banaras Hindu University Banaras Hindu University is an internationally reputed temple of learning, situated in the holy city of Varanasi. Banaras Hindu University was created under the Parliamentary legislation – B.H.U. Act 1915. It played a stellar role in the independence movement and has developed into the greatest center of learning in India. Banaras […]

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Virtual Internship Opportunity at ejusticeindia.com

June 30, 2020

About E-Justice India E-Justice India is India’s Leading Online legal Portal Managed by CSM Partners and Associates LLP (AAS-5840).  It is dedicated to Law students, Lawyers & Attorneys. It’s aim is to provide Education in Indian Legal Sector. Through this Portal, we set-up towards Right to Education. Our Portal provides Legal News, Law Articles, Leading […]

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Case Summary : Waman Rao And Ors vs Union Of India (Uoi) And Ors.

June 30, 2020

Citations: (1981) 2 SCC 362, 1981 2 SCR 1 Bench: Y Chandrachud, A Sen, P Bhagwati, V Tulzapurkar, V K Iyer INTRODUCTION In the Waman Rao Case, the Supreme Court again reiterated the Basic Structure doctrine. The Waman Rao case held that amendments made to the 9th Schedule until the Kesavananda   judgment are valid, and […]

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Case Summary : Swaraj Garg vs K.M. Garg

June 30, 2020

Citation AIR 1978 Delhi 296, 14 (1978) DLT 18 b, 1978 RLR 525 Introduction It is a case of Restitution of Conjugal Rights which fall under the section 9 of HMA 1955. The wife was working as a headmistress in government school in Punjab. At the time of her marriage, she had been working for […]

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HC cannot convert itself into a Court of appeal while hearing Petition under Article 227 of The Indian Constitution: SC

June 30, 2020

The Supreme Court has held that the High Court cannot convert itself into a court of appeal, while hearing a petition under Article 227 of the Indian Constitution.  In a recent case of Md. Inam v Sanjay Kumar Singhal, A division Bench of Justices Navin Sinha and BR Gavai observed that the exercise of jurisdiction […]

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The Madras High Court initiated the transfers of the 3 policemen for a fair investigation of the Sathankulam Custodial deaths case:

June 30, 2020

The Madhurai bench of Madras High Court took a suo moto cognizance against the 3 policemen who were held responsible for the custodial deaths of Jeyaraj and his son Bennix. Those police officers were accused of obstructing the proceedings conducted by the magistrate. The said police officials are ordered to be presented before the court […]

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