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SC to Centre improve widow conditions

Supreme Court asks Centre to take steps to improve the condition of widows

October 23, 2017
The Supreme Court has asked the Centre if state commissions for women (SCW) actually exist in our country. The court raised the doubt…
SC to reconsider the national anthem in movie halls case

SC agrees to modify its order on playing National Anthem in cinema hall

October 23, 2017
The Supreme Court has decided to consider a plea which challenges its order that made compulsory for cinema halls to play the national…

Supreme Court denies bail to Unitech group director Sanjay Chandra, asks to deposit Rs 1,000 crore

October 23, 2017
The anticipatory bail application of Unitech’s director Sanjay Chandra was rejected by Supreme Court on Monday. The…

Two years and no reply, CIC awards Rs 5000 compensation to RTI applicant

October 23, 2017
The Central Information Commission awards Rs 5000 compensation to RTI applicant, who was made to wait for…

Lawyer files plea in Supreme Court against mobile operators collecting Aadhaar Data

October 23, 2017
A fresh petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking to restrain the Department of Telecom…

Regardless of proprietary rights, woman can live in matrimonial home: Bombay High Court

October 23, 2017
Recently, the Bombay high court held that under the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005,…

Cheque Bounce matters can be referred for mediation: Delhi High Court

October 21, 2017
Recently, the Delhi High Court held that a criminal compoundable offence as defined under section 138 can…

Do not expect homebuyer to wait indefinitely for possession of Flat, says NCDRC

October 20, 2017
In order to rescue several home-buyers, NCDRC (National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission) observed that if the builder…

Crackers burst outside the Supreme Court to protest against ban on firecracker sale

October 18, 2017
An association of people protested outside the Supreme Court after the recent verdict of firecracker’s sale. There…

Bombay High Court declares wife as the guardian of her husband in coma condition

October 18, 2017
Recently, the Bombay High Court granted wife the guardianship of husband, who is in a permanent vegetative…