Government to introduce bill to make law banning manual scavenging more stringent
The bill proposes to make the law banning manual scavenging more stringent by increasing the imprisonment term and the fine amount, the officials said.
SC stays implementation of 2018 law granting reservation to Marathas in education & jobs
A three-judge bench headed by Justice L N Rao referr...
Bhushan moves SC; seeks right to appeal in contempt conviction, hearing by larger, different bench
In a fresh plea filed through lawyer Kamin...
Labour Reforms: Three labour codes in the upcoming parliament session
The government will introduce three labour codes in the upcoming parliament session starting Monday. ET takes a look at the key provisions.
There is corruption, and law and order problems in Bihar, says Yashwant Sinha
The urge to get back into active politics arose from the situation I witnessed following the lockdown announced on March 24. The heartrending scenes of migrant labourers walking back, most of them are from Bihar and Jharkhand, left with no jobs, no food and now no work at home, said Yashwant Sinha.
Same sex marriages not recognised by our laws, society and our values: Centre to HC
Mehta opposed the relief sought in the petition saying "our laws, our legal system, our society and our values do not recognise a marriage, which is a sacrament, between same sex couples".
‘Law always respected in Maharashtra’: Sanjay Raut over attack on a retired Navy officer
The law is always respected in Maharashtra. The accused were arrested immediately, irrespective of the party they were associated with: Sanj...
Coming week crucial in fight against drugs, agencies & laws will be strengthened: Basavaraj Bommai
Further noting that state has the powers to frame rules for the implementation of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS), which is a central act, he said to resolve implementational issues and regarding changing rules, we will be discussing with legal experts and take decision to further strengthen.
Resign if you can’t maintain law & order: Assaulted Navy veteran Madan Sharma to CM Uddhav
Mumbai, Sep 12 (ANI): Retired navy officer Madan Sharma got discharged from hospital on September 12. Group of men including Shiv Sena worke...
Karnataka law varsity exams postponed amid Covid scare
The university will commence regular classes online from September 1 to make up for the time lost as colleges remained shut since April under the Covid-induced lockdown restrictions.
Delhi court convicts nine ISIS operatives in terror case under various sections of law
Their advocate Qausar Khan said the court convicted them under sections 120B (criminal conspiracy) of the IPC, and various sections of the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and Explosive Substances Act.
India plans to introduce law to ban cryptocurrency trading
The bill is expected to be discussed shortly by the federal cabinet before it is sent to parliament, according to people familiar with the development who who asked not to be identified, citing rules on speaking with the media.
Most RS Opposition members back amendments in Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, some flag possible misuse
The Upper House passed by a voice vote the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, 2020', whereby fresh insolvency proceedings will not be initiated for at least six months, starting from March 25, against companies in view of the coronavirus pandemic.
Lok Sabha adjourns twice amid Opposition ruckus
Opposition members raised concerns about the fund and while speaking, Thakur alleged that the Congress had misused the PM Relief Fund.
No decision on banning 'certain organisations' for Bengaluru violence: Karnataka law minister
The violence in DJ Halli and adjoining areas on August 11 was unleashed by hundreds of people over a purportedly inflammatory social media post allegedly put out by a relative of Pulakeshinagar Congress MLA R Akhanda Srinivasa Murthy.