SC situation "not in order": Access to justice in India remains poor

So far, 18 resolutions of the system have been uploaded online by the SC. The one taken on January 10 is the latest.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Things not in order: Full text of the letter by four SC judges to CJI

Full text of the letter to the Chief Justice of India by the four senior judges.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Three rates better than one flat rate in the goods and services tax

In India, the situation of people is such that if we charge items more commonly purchased by poor people at 18%, there will be serious repercussion.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 7th, 2018

India remains much more vulnerable its powerful neighbour China: Book

'The fact is that India lacks a coherent and consistent policy vis-a-vis Pakistan and the Pakistan Army continues to take advantage of the situation'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 25th, 2017

The twin challenge of antibiotics use in India

While on the one hand it is critical to control overuse, on the other there is need to improve antibiotics access to the poor and vulnerable.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 20th, 2017

HRLN is making justice accessible to people who can"t defend themselves

A legal-aid network is slowly and surely trying to ensure that marginalised communities in India are aware of and have access to their Constitutional rights.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 10th, 2017

India"s patent to Pfizer will bar poor"s access to pneumonia vaccine abroad

Pfizer's vaccine protects children and adults from 13 types of pneumococcal bacteria.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 23rd, 2017

ICJ has given no order on ‘consular access’ for Jadhav: Aziz

The International Court of Justice has not given any order regarding consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav who has been sentenced to death according to the laws of Pakistan, the country’s top diploma........»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 20th, 2017

PM launches integrated case management system of Supreme Court

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the integrated case management system of the Supreme Court in the presence of the Chief Justice of India. The system will help litigants access data and........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 10th, 2017

EC cancels Anantnag LS bypoll

The bypoll, earlier slated to be held on April 12, was postponed for May 25 due to poor law and order situation......»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 2nd, 2017

Absence of timely legal help to poor affects credibility: CJI J S Khehar

Emphasis laid on the use of technology in providing access & administration of justice.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 29th, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India seeks copy of chargesheet, to appeal order

India has strongly objected to sentencing, saying consular officials were denied access to Jadhav.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 14th, 2017

Cong promises law against hate crimes in UP manifesto

Why the silence on the poor law and order situation in State, asks BJP.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineFeb 8th, 2017

Justice Appeals Order Suspending Trump"s Immigration Ban

The president's executive order remains unenforced pending the administration's appeal before the Ninth Circuit......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 4th, 2017

S&P says India"s demonetisation hurts confidence in RBI

India's surprise move to abolish high-value rupee notes has undermined the central bank's reputation for competence and independence, even as it remains a credible institution, Standard & Poor's director Kyran Curry said on Wednesday. The c.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 14th, 2016

Uphaar case: Supreme Court seeks Ansals" reply on pleas of CBI and victims

A three-judge bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi, which fixed the review pleas for open court hearing on December 14, also extended the order restraining the Ansal brothers from leaving India till disposal of the petitions.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 6th, 2016

Access to adequate climate finance remains an overriding concern: Anil Madhav Dave

He said that while countries have gathered here to talk about climate action, we need to consider the needs of most poor and vulnerable population.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2016

T N Ninan: The triumph of English and why it bodes well for India"s youth

Indians' increasing comfort with English should be welcomed because poor proficiency in the language is the ultimate class barrier - English gives you the passport to a bright future.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard18 hr. 37 min. ago

Confrontational attitude from India may lead to befitting reply: Pakistan

Pakistan Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal said Pakistan has no desire to escalate the situation and has reacted with maximum restraint.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Supreme Court Judge Gogoi, next in line to be Chief Justice of India

The senior judge has put 'discharging a debt to the nation' above the prospect of being next in line as Chief Justice of India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

CJI meets four senior-most Supreme Court judges

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra today held a meeting with four senior-most Supreme Court judges to resolve issues raised by them during a press conference on January 12. The meeting between the CJ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 18th, 2018