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Dec 08, 2017
SC says law on adultery 'appears to be archaic', seeks Centre's response to petition challenging constitutional validityThe Supreme Court sought the Central government's response on a petition challenging constitutional validity of Section 497 of IPC, which deals with adultery.
Dec 01, 2017
SC seeks response from Centre on PIL seeking ban on convicts from heading partiesSupreme Court on Friday sought the responses of the government and the election commission on a PIL seeking to restrain convicted politicians
Nov 28, 2017
SC rejects PIL seeking legal framework to curb custodial violence, says it can't direct govt to make such lawsThe Supreme Court on Monday disposed of a PIL seeking to put in place a statutory framework to curb torture and custodial violence as it said that it can't direct the government to make an anti-torture law or ratify the UN convention against Torture.
Nov 27, 2017
Dengue politics in West Bengal: Underreporting, distorted data hijack issue as death toll mountsContrary to the claims of fewer deaths by the state government, the district hospitals are still witnessing long queues of dengue patients.
Nov 22, 2017
Delhi HC sends notice to Centre on sale of skin creams containing steroids, calls misuse of drugs 'serious issue'The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Central government on a PIL seeking direction to ensure that no topical medications which contain a "cocktail of harmful steroids" is sold without a valid prescription of a doctor.
Nov 20, 2017
SC asks Centre to make kids aware of dangers of games like Blue Whale Challenge, directs chief secretaries to issue guidelinesThe Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to make children aware of the dangers of killer games such as blue whale challenge.
Nov 13, 2017
Supreme Court refuses petition challenging mobile number linkage with AadhaarAs of now, the last date to link Aadhaar with bank accounts is 31 December this year while for mobile numbers, it is 6 February, 2018.
Nov 13, 2017
Delhi High Court asks Centre to justify inordinate delay over NCPCR appointmentsThe Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Centre to explain the inordinate delay in appointment of the three members in the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) which is currently functioning below its full administrative capacity.
Nov 10, 2017
Bombay HC asks BMC, Railways to construct foot-over bridge at Byculla station, says common people cannot sufferBombay High Court on Friday said the Central Railways (CR) and the BMC should soon come up with a solution for the construction of a foot-over bridge (FOB) in Byculla
Nov 07, 2017
Supreme Court says undertrials should be informed about plea status within a week, seeks responses from statesThe Supreme Court on Tuesday suggested creation of a mechanism where undertrial prisoners are informed about the status of their appeals against conviction in the high court or the apex court within a week.