Reservation for jobs, promotion not a fundamental right: SC

Important Judgments Supreme Court

Reservation for jobs, promotion not a fundamental right: SC On Friday, the SC gave a potential key judgment “no fundamental right which inverse in an individual to claim reservation in jobs and promotion,” and also no court can order a state government to provide for reservation to SC/STs. A bench comprises Justices L.Nageswara Rao and … Read more

SC requests to hear application under Section 391 for adducing additional evidence as earliest

SC requests to hear application under Section 391 for adducing additional evidence as earliest

Section 391: SC requests to hear application under Section 391 for adducing additional evidence as earliest In this case of Asim@ Mumkin @ Asif Abdul karim Solanki v. the state of gujrat , the High Court disposed of the application by observing that the appellant is at liberty to submit an appropriate application at the … Read more

Sheena Bora murder case: Peter Mukherjea granted 6 week stay on bail to allow appeal of CBI by Bombay

Sheena Bora murder case

Sheena Bora murder case: Peter Mukherjea granted 6 week stay on bail to allow appeal of CBI by Bombay On Thursday, the Peter Mukerjea granted bail by Bombay High Court who is the former CEO of Star India on the surety of Rs. 2 lakh. But on CBI request court has stayed the operation of … Read more

Shaheen Bagh case: SC adjourns plea filed against clearance of Kalindi Kunj Road traffic till 10 Feb 2020

Shaheen Bagh case: SC adjourns plea filed against clearance of Kalindi Kunj Road traffic till 10 Feb 2020

Shaheen Bagh case: SC adjourns plea filed against clearance of Kalindi Kunj Road traffic till 10 Feb Today SC deferred the hearing on plea filed against Shaheen Bagh case regarding clearance of traffic due to anti CAA protesters in Delhi till 10 Feb, due to the eve of Delhi elections scheduled for 8th February by … Read more

Women Army Officers Case: Clarified by SG on Gender Disparity in the Indian Army,

Gender Disparity in the Indian Army, clarification of SG: Women Army Officers Case

Women Army Officers Case: Gender Disparity in the Indian Army, clarification of SG,  SG Tushar Mehta clarified his argument in the Supreme Court on Wednesday, “I did not mean to say anyhow that men cannot take commands from female superiors“. Further the SG expresses, “Women don’t have to make an endeavour to come at par … Read more

AIMPLB tells SC that entry of woman into Mosque for Namaz is Permitted in Islam

AIMPLB tells SC that entry of woman into Mosque for Namaz is Permitted in Islam

AIMPLB tells SC that entry of woman into Mosque for Namaz is Permitted in Islam The All India Muslim Personal Law Board in order to seek directions from SC to permit women into mosque for offering prayers, files an affidavit. The Affidavit has been filed in a plea filed by a couple, Taskeen Zuber Ahmad … Read more

Interpretation of words ‘Flood and Inundation’ in an insurance contract(NCDRC): SC

Interpretation of words 'Flood and Inundation' in an insurance contract NCDRC: SC

Interpretation of words ‘Flood and Inundation’ in an insurance contract(NCDRC): SC The question , whether damages caused by Heavy Rains are included under ‘ Flood and Inundation’ in an Insurance contract, arose in supreme court from the case Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. v. M/S J K Cement Works Ltd. The matter was firstly talento the … Read more

Lack of life experience: In India Civil Judges and Judicial Magistrate are too young: Vidhi Report

Lack of life experience: In India Civil Judges and Judicial Magistrate are too young: Vidhi Report This was reported by Vidhi Centre for legal policy and there is a debate on whether the India wants young candidates to get appointed as judicial magistrate. A report released by think-tank Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy has found, … Read more

Supreme Court issue notice against the petition challenging the Transgender Persons Act 2019

Supreme Court issue notice against the petition challenging the Transgender Persons Act 2019

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Central Government on a petition challenging the constitutional validity of Transgender Persons (protection of rights) Act, 2019. The petition was filed by transgender activist Swati Bidhan Baruah, the Act passed with the objective of protecting the rights of transgender community. Under the act,  it is stated … Read more

Mandatory judicial inquiry in cases of custodial death, custodial rape agree to hear plea Sec. 176(1A): SC

Section 176(1A) of Code of Criminal Procedure

Mandatory judicial inquiry in cases of custodial death, custodial rape agree to hear plea: SC The Supreme Court will now take in concern the cases of death, disappearance and alleged rape in police custody or in jail, implementing Section 176(1A) of Code of Criminal Procedure. Petitioner Suhas Chakka, a human rights activist, chalenges the government’s … Read more