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Jun 21, 2017
New York state raises age of consent for marriage from 14 to 18, but with caveat for 17-year-oldsNew York, the fourth most populous state in America, updated antiquated legislation on Tuesday to outlaw children as young as 14 from getting married.
Jun 12, 2017
Manikarnika: Kangana Ranaut begins learning swordfighting for Queen of Jhansi roleKangana Ranaut has started prepping for her role in Manikarnika. She has started taking sword-fighting lessons from action director Nick Powell.
Jun 12, 2017
Law and Justice ministry launches ‘Tele-Law’ to help rural residents get easy access to legal aidThe scheme, a joint effort of the Law and Justice and Electronics and Information Technology Ministries, will also impart training to 1,000 women to act as PLVs.
Jun 01, 2017
Government mulls new law on out-of-court settlements to ease load on judiciaryThe government is considering a new law on voluntary out-of-court settlements to ease the massive load of cases on the judiciary.
May 29, 2017
Bollywood-loving Bahrain sheikh sued by broker for $42 million, for backing out of deal to meet starsBahrain Sheikh breached a contract with Egyptian 'broker' after meeting four film stars, out of the 26 stars decided by the two parties mutually.
May 26, 2017
India's criminal justice system: An example of justice delayed, justice deniedIn the criminal justice sphere, the introduction of “fast-track” courts, jail-adalats (“prison courts”), and plea-bargaining were introduced with much fanfare, although their success is yet to be demonstrated.
May 24, 2017
Kulbhushan Jadhav case at ICJ: Pakistan parliamentary panel unhappy with govt responseA Pakistani parliamentary panel on national security has expressed dissatisfaction over the government's response on Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav's case at the ICJ and sought more information about its strategy to defend the case at the next hearing.
May 23, 2017
Apple and Nokia sign multi-year patent license to end ongoing intellectual property caseApple and Nokia, have reportedly ended their latest legal spat based on intellectual property. With that, the companies have signed a multi-year patent agreement.
May 23, 2017
Blockchain comes with harsh realities for banks and traders as they plan to move away from paperEven if problems in the blockchain technology are ironed out, the sector has to hammer out common legal standards.
May 10, 2017
Pakistan to send back woman who alleged forced marriage after legal issues are resolvedPakistan on Wednesday said it will send back an Indian woman, who was allegedly sexually abused after her forced marriage with a Pakistani man at gunpoint, as soon as the legal issues in the case are resolved.