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and protestors between 2011 and 2021 Tamil Nadu chief minister M.K. Stalin had announced that these cases would be withdrawn while addressing the state assembly on June 24 this year, the Deccan Herald reported. The 5,570 cases withdrawn by Government Order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

Summer Placement Internship Opportunity at Reserve Bank of India (RBI) 2021 -125 Seats- Apply by Dec 6

RBI (Reserve Bank of India) is inviting applications for its Summer Placement Internship Opportunity for 2021, the intake of which is 125 students. Seats 125 Eligibility Students pursuing a) post-graduate courses b) Integrated five-year courses in Management/Statistics/Law/ Commerce/Economics/Econometrics/Banking/Finance or three-year full-time professional Bachelor’s degree in Law from reputed Institutions/Colleges located in India can apply for

Legality of Sting Operations in India

Author: Yug Pratik (The ICFAI University, Dehradun) Introduction It is the foremost responsibility of the authorities of the state to keep its citizenry informed regarding the mechanisms devised and enforced for their welfare and for the better administration of the state. Further, they should also keep a check on several prevalent and possible malpractices, and

Internship Opportunity at NISD, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Delhi: Apply by Sep 25

NISD is a Central Advisory Body for the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India. It is a Centre of Excellence on research and training in the field of social defence. Since 1975, the Institute was a subordinate office under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. The National Institute of Social Defence

Kanooniyat PIL Drafting Competition, 2021 (Exciting Cash Prizes, Internships and Free Workshop): Register by September 19

About Kanooniyat: Kanooniyat is a legal website providing daily legal updates to its user base, comprising law students, law aspirants, lawyers and legal professionals, in the form of articles, opportunities and legal jobs. About Kanooniyat PIL Drafting Competition: This PIL Drafting Competition by Kanooniyat aims to provide the participants with a competitive platform to learn

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