CHILD RIGHTS CASES
Court rejects pleas by Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury seeking dismissal of defamation case
RSS activist and lawyer Dhrutiman Joshi has sought defamation proceedings against Gandhi and Yechury for allegedly linking the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh to the killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh. The two leaders will now face trial in the case. The court would be hearing the case next on January 6.
Ministries of Tribal Affairs and Home Affairs lead in RTI rejections: CIC report
The report, tabled in both houses of Parliament this week, s...
Sebi tightens disclosure norms on loan defaults
Sebi also extended the BRR requirement to top 1,000 companies, from 500 currently.
Was BJP Govt spying on citizens, political leaders ahead of 2019 elections, asks Congress
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala asked whether those sitting in the echelons of power are guilty of criminal offences and whether the government knew of the illegal spyware being deployed to spy on key persons. WhatsApp had informed the Indian government in September that 121 Indian users were targeted by the Israeli spyware Pegasus.
Ayodhya case: Members can discuss review petition in Nov 26 meeting, says Sunni board chief
Muslim body chairman Zufar Farooqi said members can discuss the issue of Ayodhya case review petition in their November 26 meeting. "I have been authorised to take a decision on behalf of the board but if any member has objection to it, he can raise it in the meeting," Farooqui said. The Board will take a decision on whether to accept land or not.
Next CJI Sharad Arvind Bobde part of historic verdicts like Ayodhya, Right to Privacy
Justice Bobde, 63, who would succeed CJI Ranjan Gogoi, would prefer a conservative approach on the issue of disclosing the Collegium's entire deliberations on rejection of names for appointment in the higher judiciary.
9 money management skills kids should learn: How does your child score?
Is your child managing money right? Are his/her money skills on the right track or is there something you could do to check them if they are not? Find out how your child scores on these nine aspects of personal finance.
Essar Steel case order: Here's what experts say
SC said the two set of creditors will be treated differently during the insolvency proceedings and taking over of a debt-ridden firm by another company.
There is no India without Kashmir, Indian columnist told US Congressional hearing on human rights
"International community has to assist India in eradicating radical Islamist terror that is when the human rights situation will be possible," Sunanda Vashisht said. Plebiscite in Kashmir is never going to happen. A plebiscite requires the community to unite for a decision, but in this case, a part of Kashmir is in India, another in Pak, a part of it is also held with China, she said.
Mitsui asks Daiichi to let IHH off the hook in Singh bros Fortis case
Daiichi has taken Fortis founders Malvinder and Shivinder Singh to court for a Rs 3,600 crore ($500 million) arbitration award granted by a Singapore tribunal.
SC refers Sabarimala case to 7-judge bench, no stay on entry of women
A five-judge bench, led by former CJI Dipak Misra, eventually struck down the rules as discriminatory of women’s right to equality and worship on Sept 28, 2018. In doing so, the court had shrugged of the temple management’s claim that the practice has been in existence for centuries and should be left alone.
View: Where the Global Hunger Index 2019 went wrong in India's case
The Global Hunger Index ranking doesn’t reflect significant improvements by India on four key indicators.
Pakistan considering various legal options for review of Kulbhushan Jadhav's case: Army
The amended law will outline the procedure to seek redress in the civil courts against sentence by Army courts, the report said. In a major victory for India, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on July 17 ruled that Pakistan must review the death sentence given to Jadhav.
How to give your children a head start in investing
Parents can transform the lives of their children if they give them the right financial advice in their formative years itself. They must also lead by example. They can’t be splurging themselves and expecting their kids to be prudent with money.
No emergency, yet fundamental rights abrogated: Ghulam Nabi Azad in SC
“We are nationalists too. We stand with the government against terrorism,” said senior advocate Kapil Sibal, who was arguing Azad’s petition challenging the government’s refusal to let him visit the UT or address public rallies there.
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