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10 December, 2018 6:20 AM Supreme Court dismisses PIL challenging dissolution of J&K Assembly by Governor Satya Pal Malik

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a PIL challenging the dissolution of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly by Governor Satya Pal Malik. "We are not inclined to interfere (with the decision of the Governor)," a bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice S K Kaul said. The bench was hearing a PIL filed by BJP leader Gagan Bhagat, who was an MLA before 72

3 December, 2018 9:34 PM On MGR Centenary, Court Asks Tamil Nadu To Give Information On Banners

The Madras High Court on Monday directed the city Corporation Commissioner to produce all relevant records relating to applications from the Tamil Nadu government and political parties for erection of digital banners on the eve of MGR centenary celebrations. Also, it directed the city Police Commissioner to produce the no objection certificate issued 56

15 October, 2018 11:42 PM Plea in Delhi HC to regulate Netflix, Amazon Prime Video content

New Delhi: A PIL has been moved in the Delhi High Court seeking framing of guidelines to regulate the functioning of online media streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime video, alleging that they show "uncertified, sexually explicit and vulgar" content. The petition was listed for hearing on Monday before a bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon 33

15 October, 2018 12:10 PM PIL in HC to regulate Netflix, Amazon Prime Video content

A PIL has been moved in the Delhi High Court seeking framing of guidelines to regulate the functioning of online media streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime video, alleging that they show "uncertified, sexually explicit and vulgar" content. The petition was listed for hearing on October 15 before a bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice 31

7 October, 2018 6:48 AM Plea In Top Court To Bring Office Of UP Chief Minister Under Lokayukta

A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Uttar Pradesh government to amend the law to bring the office of Chief Minister under the purview of state ombudsman, Lokayukta. The plea said that the existing status of the 'Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta and Up-Lokayukta Act, 1975' does not make the ombudsman "powerful enough to serve 87

5 October, 2018 8:13 AM SC seeks Centre's response on faulty implants for hip replacement

The Supreme Court Friday asked the Centre to respond to a plea alleging that 15,820 persons have been fitted with faulty hip implants supplied by a multinational company. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked the Centre to file its response on the PIL, filed by Arun Kumar Goenka, which alleged that faulty implants were used for hip replacement 55

1 October, 2018 3:10 PM Plastic bags to be banned in Bihar from October 25

Plastic bags will be completely banned in urban areas of Bihar from October 25 and in rural areas from November 25 this year, the state government informed the Patna High Court Monday. Advocate General Lalit Kishore, who appeared for the state government, informed an HC bench that "there will be complete ban on use of plastic bags in any form from October 75

24 September, 2018 6:04 AM Supreme Court refers PIL against female genital mutilation to five-judge constitution bench

The Supreme Court Monday referred to a five-judge constitution bench the plea challenging practice of female genital mutilation among Dawoodi Bohra Muslims.  New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday referred to a five-judge constitution bench the plea challenging practice of female genital mutilation among Dawoodi Bohra Muslims. A bench comprising Chief Justice 82

20 September, 2018 2:22 AM Remove photos of PM Narendra Modi from PMAY houses: HC to MP government

GWALIOR: In a major snub to the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh government, the Madhya Pradesh High Court has ordered it to remove pictures of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan from the tiles laid in houses built under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) by December 20. The order was passed by the Gwalior 147

7 September, 2018 2:34 PM Law department favours prosecution of Shiv Sena MP

Maharashtra's law and justice department has recommended prosecution of Shiv Sena MP Chandrakant Khaire for allegedly obstructing demolition of an illegal temple in 2015, the state government informed the Bombay High Court. Khaire, a Lok Sabha member from Aurangabad, had allegedly abused a tehsildar and prevented a demolition squad from razing the illegal 117