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Feb 01, 2019
Budget 2019: Things to watch for in the new mega pension scheme; will it make Atal Pension Yojana redundant?The Atal Pension Yojana levies heavy penalties for delay in paying monthly contributions, or inability to pay contributions for certain months.
Dec 31, 2018
Year-ender quiz: From SC fighting for gender equality to Kim Jong-un meeting world leaders, test your knowledge of events in 2018From SC fighting for gender equality to Kim Jong-un meeting world leaders, take this special year-ender quiz to test your knowledge of events in 2018
Dec 05, 2018
Supreme Court approves Centre's draft witness protection scheme, asks all states to implement it till legislation is passedThe Supreme Court on Wednesday approved the Centre's draft witness protection scheme and asked all the states to implement it till the Parliament comes out with a legislation. A bench headed by Justice AK Sikri said that they have made some changes in the scheme.
Sep 09, 2018
'Do not romance with litigation': Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra's advice to publicDipak Misra however, added that courts welcome people to litigate if they have genuine grievances.
Aug 17, 2018
Sluggish disposal of cases, inadequate legal aid system: How the Indian judiciary repeatedly fails womenData with the NCRB shows that the disposal rate of crimes against women in courts is just 11.2 percent; out of 13,42,060 cases filed, 12,04,786 are still pending.
Jun 15, 2018
Kerala HC verdict on transgender identity begs question: Why has State failed to formulate NALSA judgment into law?We may celebrate the Kerala HC judgment on transgender identity, by saying that it is a victory for the LGBTQI community. But in reality, it is not.
May 13, 2018
SC expresses concerns about overcrowding in prisons, asks high courts to look into such 'violation of human rights'The Supreme Court has expressed concern about overcrowding in prisons across the country, in some cases beyond 150 percent of the capacity
May 11, 2018
SC approves compensation scheme for sexual assault, acid attack victims; proposal to be applicable across IndiaA victim of gangrape would now get a minimum compensation of Rs 5 lakh up to a maximum of Rs 10 lakh. This is part of a scheme proposed by NALSA on compensating the victims of sexual assaults and acid attacks, which was approved by the Supreme Court
Apr 05, 2018
Parliament logjam threatens to tread over new anti-trafficking bill; survivors' hopes of justice, rehabilitation hang in balanceAnti-trafficking bill has been awaiting approval for last two years and as current Parliament session nears its end, it seems India has to wait some more.
Jan 09, 2018
Supreme Court asks states to give details of funds received, disbursed under Nirbhaya schemeThe Supreme Court on Tuesday asked all states and union territories (UTs) to come out with details of the money they have received from the Centre under the Nirbhaya fund scheme.