Tag: PIL

West Bengal government submits affidavit before Calcutta HC over post-poll violence

West Bengal government submitted a 95-page affidavit before the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday in response to the NHRC report over post-poll violence. The state...

PIL in Supreme Court seeks ‘comprehensive’, ‘stringent’ law to replace colonial era IPC

A PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Centre to set a judicial panel or a body of experts...

Bombay HC asks FIP to disclose details of pilots involved in ‘Vande Bharat’ mission

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked the Federation of Indian Pilots (FIP) to file an additional affidavit disclosing within two weeks the number of...

Have directed states, UTs to ensure strict compliance with COVID-19 directives: Centre to Delhi HC

The central government has informed the Delhi High Court that it has asked all states and Union territories (UT) to ensure strict compliance with the...

HC orders notice to SEBI on plea against DHFL

The Madras High Court on Tuesday ordered notice to the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on a PIL demanding investigation by it into...

HC asks drug controller to inquire into Gambhir, other politicians buying COVID medicines in bulk

The Delhi High court Monday directed the drug controller to inquire into the issue of politicians buying COVID-19 drugs in bulk amid shortages and observed...

Gujarat HC concerned about mucormycosis cases in Gujarat; seeks govt’s action plan

The Gujarat High Court on Monday said it was concerned about cases of mucormycosis, also known as black fungus, emerging in the state and asked...

Supreme Court sympathises with Election Commission, but says drop ‘touch me not’ stand | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday sympathised with the Election Commission‘s hurt over Madras High Court‘s searing “EC should face murder charges” observation but...

Aadhaar card: Is Aadhaar mandatory for prisoners to get COVID-19 vaccine? HC

The Bombay High Court on Thursday asked the Centre and the Maharashtra government to clarify if an Aadhaar card was mandatory for prisoners to get...

Supreme Court sets up retired Judge led Committee to manage Gokarna temple | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday appointed a committee headed by former apex court Judge BN Srikrishna to manage the ancient Gokarna Mahabaleshwar Temple...

SC seeks Centre’s reply on plea for transfer of PILs on uniform marriage age from Delhi, Rajasthan High Courts

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Tuesday sought response from the Centre on a plea seeking transfer of two petitions from the high courts of Delhi...

SC seeks Centre’s reply on plea for filling vacancies in tribunal on money laundering

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Friday sought the Centre’s reply on a plea seeking direction for filling up vacant posts of the chairperson, members and...

WhatsApp is biased, stay new policy: PIL | India News

NEW DELHI: A PIL petitioner who had challenged WhatsApp’s 2016 privacy policy, which is still pending in the Supreme Court, on Tuesday requested the SC...

Plea in SC seeking direction to WhatsApp to roll back its new privacy policy

New Delhi: A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court, seeking a direction to instant messaging platform WhatsApp to roll back its recently-launched new...

What to expect if your lending app gets banned

Your loan app could soon join the list of China-based mobile apps banned in India. According to reports, the government is in the process of...

Allahabad High Court expresses worry over Covid in Uttar Pradesh; suggests ‘selective’ lockdown

LUCKNOW: The Allahabad High Court expressed worry over the Covid situation in Uttar Pradesh and in multiple remarks suggested the government to consider the option...