Court advises women not to file false rape cases

A Delhi Trial Court while acquitting an accused in a rape case suggested that the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) needs to adequately train...

Delhi Trial Court allows summons through WhatsApp

A woman complainant has been allowed by the Delhi Trial Court to serve summons to her estranged husband in a Domestic Violence Case who...

‘Why Lokayukta not appointed in 12 states?,’ asks Supreme Court

THE Supreme Court on Friday asked chief secretaries of 12 states to give reasons in two weeks on why Lokayukta have not been appointed...

Bombay High Court quashes FIR for defamation registered against ABI editor...

Bhagyashree Phodkar THE Bombay High Court has quashed an FIR for defamation registered against ABI editor (investigation) Tarakant Dwivedi ‘Akela’ at the Kolsewadi police station...

MAT fines IPS Deven Bharti Rs 5,000 over senior inspector’s suspension

THE Maharashtra Administrative Tribunal (MAT) recently imposed a cost of Rs. 5,000 on Joint Commissioner of Police (Law & Order) Deven Bharti, while hearing...

Bombay High Court admits petition against Oberoi builder questioning legality of...

Ranjit Mahanti THE Bombay High court has admitted a writ petition filed by Oberoi Splendor Flat Owners Association (OSFOA) against two high-rise buildings, Grande and...

Another PIL against Muslim reservation in Maharashtra

Akela ADVOCATE Sanjeet Shukla, an active member of NGO ‘Youth for Equality’ has filed Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in Bombay High Court challenging the Maharashtra...

Hindu Gods’ Names Can’t Be Monopolised: Bombay High Court

DISMISSING an appeal filed against an order of a single bench, the Bombay High Court has held that names of Hindu Gods are not...

Stop filing writ petitions on same subject or get punished for...

THE Supreme Court of India has cautioned a man that he will be liable for punishment for contempt if he files yet another petition...

Yogi Adityanath hate speech case: Allahabad High Court cites ‘wrong reporting’...

ALLAHABAD High Court has prohibited the media from reporting the proceedings in the 2008 Gorakhpur hate speech case, in which Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath...