Category: News Update

NCLT, Hyderabad admits Insolvency Petition against the Promoter of Deccan Chronicle Holdings Ltd.

The National Company Law Tribunal, Hyderabad Bench vide its order dated 24.06.2022 admitted an Insolvency Resolution Petition filed by L & T Finance Limited (Financial Creditor) against the Promoter and Personal Guarantor of Deccan Chronicle Holdings Limited (DCHL), Mr. T. Venkataram Reddy. DCHL is one of the biggest defaulters being faced with several proceedings by

Supreme Court stays Patna HC warrant against Sahara chief Subrata Roy

The Special Leave Petition (Crl.) Diary No. 14362/2022 titled as Mr. Subrata Roy Sahara V/s Pramod Kumar Saini In a criminal proceeding relating to anticipatory bail of a third party pending before Hon’ble Patna High Court, Single Bench comprising Hon’ble Mr. Justice Sandeep Kumar allowed thousands of impleadment applications and added RBI, SEBI, ROC, Director

Tamil Nadu Govt Withdraws 5,570 Cases Against Journalists and Protestors

The Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday issued an order withdrawing 5,570 cases filed against journalists, media personnel and protestors between 2011 and 2021 Tamil Nadu chief minister M.K. Stalin had announced that these cases would be withdrawn while addressing the state assembly on June 24 this year, the Deccan Herald reported. The 5,570 cases withdrawn by Government Order

Uttarakhand High court seeks answers from Governments on Virtual Postmortem in place of Manual Postmortem.

The High Court on Wednesday heard a public interest litigation filed for conducting post-mortem in a virtual way.  After hearing the matter, the division bench has asked the Center and the state government to file their replies within four weeks.  The hearing was held in a division bench of Justice Sharad Kumar Sharma and Justice

After SC Rap, Union Govt Files Affidavit With Guidelines for COVID-19 Death Certificates

Over a week after the Supreme Court rapped the Union government on the lack of clarity on what can be considered a COVID-19-related death, the latter has filed an affidavit with guidelines. The Union government said that the health ministry and the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) have devised guidelines for official documentation of deaths due

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath says he’s sanctioned Rs 70 crore for digitizing lower courts

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday said the state government has sanctioned around Rs 70 crore for digitisation of subordinate or lower courts, so as to provide justice to the common man easily. The Chief Minister said this, while welcoming President Ram Nath Kovind, Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana, Law Minister Kiren