LEGAL NEWS 17.09.2010

Microsoft Corp dragged to CCI for abusing dominant position

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Global software major Microsoft Corp has been dragged to the
Competition Commission of India (CCI) by a law firm for allegedly abusing
its …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/software/Microsoft-Corp-dragged-to-CCI-for-abusing-dominant-position/articleshow/6574959.cms>

Non-Kannada movie issue: Competition Commission raps KFCC

Indiantelevision.com

BANGALORE: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has rapped the
Karnataka Film Chambers of Commerce (KFCC) for imposing restrictions on the
screening of …

<http://www.indiantelevision.com/aac/y2k10/aac615.php>

7 Manipur ultras chargesheeted

Assam Tribune

The chargesheet was filed before the Darjeeling court in West Bengal under
relevant provisions of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Unlawful Activities …

<http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=sep1710/oth05>

Justice Nagarjuna Reddy resigns

The Hindu

Hyderabad: Justice CV Nagarjuna Reddy of the High Court on Thursday
reportedly put in his papers expressing deep concern over the prevailing
situation in …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/09/17/stories/2010091760830100.htm>

Should iron ore be a state asset?

Times of India

The PIL also sought a direction to the central government for a take-over
of the mines. The PIL submitted facts and figures about iron ore export and
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Should-iron-ore-be-a-state-asset/articleshow/6568489.cms>

Four-phase polls from Oct 11

Indian Express

“A PIL is pending before the High Court in this regard,” said JP Singh,
Joint Election Commissioner. The Mayawati government has already amended
the state’s …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Four-phase-polls-from-Oct-11/682800/>

‘Expedite pending cases of atrocities on dalits’

Hindustan Times

The PIL filed in 2009, highlighted poor implementation of the Atrocities
Act alleging the state had not sent an annual report to the Centre in the
last five …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Expedite-pending-cases-of-atrocities-on-dalits/Article1-

HC moved for handing over mining operations to govt

Deccan Herald

The Karnataka High Court on Thursday ordered issue of notice to the Centre,
state government and mining companies on a PIL seeking handing over of
mining …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/97060/hc-moved-handing-over-mining.html>

Minimum mark can get you educational loan

Express Buzz

Justice D Hariparanthaman gave the ruling on Thursday while allowing a writ
petition from S Maran, belonging to SC community, who was refused the …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/minimum-mark-can-get-you-educational-loan/207580.html>

Govt denies info on black money

Times of India

Regarding efforts made to retrieve this wealth, the ministry said a writ
petition had been filed in the Supreme Court and the matter had been
pursued with …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Govt-denies-info-on-black-money/articleshow/6567577.cms>

8 CJIs corrupt: Ex-law minister to SC

Indian Express

… for making in a media interview allegedly contemptuous statements
against the integrity of SC judges, including questioning the past judicial
conduct of …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/8-CJIs-corrupt–Ex-law-minister-to-SC/682677>

SC makes BCCI Secy choose: board role or IPL team owner

Hindustan Times

A Supreme Court observation on Thursday left Board of Control for Cricket
in India (BCCI) secretary N. Srinivasan in an uncomfortable position. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/News-Feed/cricketnews/SC-makes-BCCI-Secy-choose-board-role-or-IPL-team-owner/Article1-600973.aspx>

Centre gives more funds for e-court project

Economic Times

… for the ambitious ‘E-court’ project that aims at computerising the
country’s entire judicial process right from the trial courts to the
Supreme Court. …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/Centre-gives-more-funds-for-e-court-project/articleshow/6565902.cms>

HC to take up petition to defer Ayodhya verdict

Zee News

New Delhi: Amid calls of calm from all sections of the society, the Lucknow
Bench of the Allahabad High Court will on Friday take up the petition for

<http://www.zeenews.com/news655679.html>

HC bans protest, slaps case on Telangana lawyers

Express Buzz

HYDERABAD: The ongoing Telangana advocates’ agitation for 42 per cent
reservation in judicial posts took a serious turn on Thursday evening with
the Andhra …

<http://expressbuzz.com/states/andhrapradesh/hc-bans-protest-slaps-case-on-telangana-lawyers/207518.html>

Explain steps against rioters: HC to Haryana

Times of India

asked the HC. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal and
Justice Ajay Tewari directed the state government to inform it about the
action …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Explain-steps-against-rioters-HC-to-Haryana/articleshow/6569351.cms>

HC to hear Pratibha’s murder case

Oneindia

Bangalore, Sep 17: The murder case of the BPO employee Pratibha
Srikanthmurthy will be produced before the Karnataka high court on Friday,
Sep 17. …

<http://news.oneindia.in/2010/09/17/verdict-for-pratibha-murder-case-sep-17.html>

Kerala: HC backs MCI decision to axe 79 medicos

Express Buzz

KOCHI: The Kerala High Court on Thursday gave a go-ahead to the Medical
Council of India’s (MCI) decision to dismiss 79 MBBS students _ currently
studying …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/kochi/kerala-hc-backs-mci-decision-to-axe-79-medicos/207503.html>

HC wants higher wall, heritage panel says OK if only fence touched

Indian Express

The fence crowning the compound walls of the Bombay High Court building is
set to go higher with the Mumbai heritage conservation committee finally
giving …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-wants-higher-wall–heritage-panel-says-OK-if-only-fence-touched/682599/>

HC deadline on Juvenile Justice Boards

Hindustan Times

The Delhi High Court on Thursday took a strong view on the absence of
Juvenile Justice Boards in the city. The court directed the Delhi
government to make …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-deadline-on-Juvenile-Justice-Boards/Article1-601027.aspx>

‘Beaten up’ by cops, man critical; HC asks DGP to ensure action

Indian Express

Coming to the rescue of a resident of Kinnaur district, who was
“mercilessly beaten up” by the police, the Himachal Pradesh High Court
has directed the …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/-Beaten-up–by-cops–man-critical–HC-asks-DGP-to-ensure-action/682691/>

Set up inspection committees, child protection units for pvt orphanages: HC

Indian Express

The Bombay High Court on Thursday pulled up the state machinery for its
insensitive approach towards mentally-challenged children languishing in
private …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Set-up-inspection-committees–child-protection-units-for-pvt-orphanages–HC/682631/>

Spell out stand on firecracker stalls, HC to Thane civic body

Times of India

MUMBAI: The Bombay high court on Thursday expressed concern over a
wholesale firecrackers market that comes up at a congested locality in
Thane. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Spell-out-stand-on-firecracker-stalls-HC-to-Thane-civic-body/articleshow/6568684.cms>

HC issues notice to Talwar

Indian Express

The court, however, dismissed Dr Rohtas application for early hearing. The
case will be taken up on the second week of October. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-issues-notice-to-talwar/682740/>

HC notice to state govt

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat High Court on Thursday issued notice to the state
government in connection with the bail application filed by suspended IPS
officer …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/HC-notice-to-state-govt/articleshow/6569281.cms>

HC asks vigilance to file status report on coal scam probe

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 16,2010 Cuttack, Sep 16 (PTI) Orissa High Court today
asked the state Vigilance directorate to submit a status report to it on
the …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-asks-vigilance-to-file-status-report-on-coal-scam-probe/328548.html>

Ensure proportional representation of ST in panchayat polls:HC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 06:09 PM,Sep 16,2010 Allahabad, Sep 16 (PTI) The Allahabad High Court
today asked the Uttar Pradesh government to ensure in the panchayat
elections …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/ensure-proportional-representation-of-st-in-panchayat-pollshc/327701.html>

Centre can collect toll, state tells HC

Express Buzz

KOCHI: The issue of toll collection in the bridges on the national highways
has got more complex with the state government filing an affidavit before
the …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/kochi/centre-can-collect-toll-state-tells-hc/207505.html>

Pendency of atrocity cases against SC/ST alarming: Bombay HC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 05:09 PM,Sep 16,2010 The court asked the Nodal officer to look into
43 cases of atrocities against SC/STs cited by the PIL as well as into the
whole …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/pendency-of-atrocity-cases-against-scst-alarming-bombay-hc/327430.html>

Trace missing orphan in two weeks: HC

Mumbai Mirror

The HC is hearing a suo motu public interest litigation to help the 18
children rescued from the orphanage following a series of reports in Mumbai
Mirror. …

<http://www.mumbaimirror.com/article/2/2010091720100917020454150b1b357e7/Trace-missing-orphan-in-two-weeks-HC.html>

Start third Juvenile Justices Board to be functional soon: HC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 09:09 PM,Sep 16,2010 New Delhi, Sep 16 (PTI) To provide speedy
justice to children facing various charges, the Delhi High Court today
directed the NCT …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/start-third-juvenile-justices-board-to-be-functional-soon-hc/328128.html>

HC bans sand mining in Tamirabarani river

MSN India

Madurai, Sept 16 (PTI) Observing that indiscriminate sand mining was going
on in Tamirabarani river, which irrigates one lakh hectares in southern
districts …

<http://news.in.msn.com/national/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4390356>

High court reserves order on Nirma plant at Mahuva

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat High Court kept its order reserved on a review
petition filed by a group of farmers against the high court order giving
green signal …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/High-court-reserves-order-on-Nirma-plant-at-Mahuva/articleshow/6569300.cms>

Kerala High Court dismiss the MCI order to medical students upheld

Education News Hyderabad

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Thursday upheld a directive of the Medical
Council of India (MCI) to five self-financing medical college managements
to …

<http://www.c2clive.com/latestnewsdetail.php?id=2746>

Supreme Court upholds death penalty for man who roasted alive 5 of family

Daily News & Analysis

The sessions court awarded death sentence to Singh, who was arrested 12
years after the incident, and the high court confirmed the capital
punishment …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_supreme-court-upholds-death-penalty-for-man-who-roasted-alive-5-of-family_1438989>

SC notice to WB govt over allotment of land to Ganguly

Economic Times

The Calcutta High Court had dismissed the NGO’s plea to stop all
construction activities on the plot allotted to Ganguly. The NGO submitted
that the state …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/et-cetera/SC-notice-to-WB-govt-over-allotment-of-land-to-Ganguly/articleshow/6566567.cms>

High court adjourns hearing on Sajjan Kumar’s plea

Sify

The Delhi High Court Thursday adjourned the hearing on a revision petition
filed by Congress leader Sajjan Kumar challenging the framing of murder
charge …

<http://sify.com/news/high-court-adjourns-hearing-on-sajjan-kumar-s-plea-news-national-kjqr4cfbiag.html>

KFCC restrictions unfair: CCI

Times of India

BANGALORE: The Karnataka Film Chambers of Commerce (KFCC) has got a rap
from the Competition Commission of India (CCI) for imposing restrictions on
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/KFCC-restrictions-unfair-CCI/articleshow/6562342.cms>

LEGAL NEWS 16.09.2010

Telangana advocates run amok in HC

Express Buzz

HYDERABAD: Pro-Telangana advocates went on the rampage in the Andhra
Pradesh High Court on Wednesday, ransacking three court rooms and the
office of the …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/hyderabad/telangana-advocates-run-amok-in-hc/207263.html>

SEZ documents cannot be kept confidential: HC

Times of India

MUMBAI: The Bombay high court ruled on Tuesday that documents related to
the development of special economic zones (SEZ)s, which have public
interest …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/SEZ-documents-cannot-be-kept-confidential-HC/articleshow/6563280.cms>

HC raps state for failing to probe Rs 90 cr scam

Times of India

The HC directed additional public prosecutor KV Saste to meet the home
secretary and apprise him of the case. “The gravity of the case must be
impressed …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/HC-raps-state-for-failing-to-probe-Rs-90-cr-scam/articleshow/6563270.cms>

Security for Commonwealth Games is supreme: HC

Deccan Herald

The Delhi High Court today said ”strict” security arrangement should be
put in place around the venues of the Commonwealth Games to avert any
threat even …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/96764/security-commonwealth-games-supreme-hc.html>

HC stays ACB probe into Emaar row

Express Buzz

HYDERABAD: Justice Tamada Gopala Krishna of the AP High Court on Wednesday
stayed all further proceedings consequent upon the order of the special
judge to …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/hyderabad/hc-stays-acb-probe-into-emaar-row/207290.html>

BCCI welcomes HC’s rejection of Modi’s petition

Times of India

MUMBAI: The Indian cricket board (BCCI) on Wednesday welcomed the Bombay
High Court’s decision to dismiss suspended IPL chairman Lalit Modi’s
petition …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/iplarticleshow/6558948.cms>

No bail to prime accused in 2005 Diwali blasts: HC

Hindustan Times

PTI The Delhi High Court today declined to grant interim bail to prime
accused in the 2005 Diwali-eve blasts case, Tariq Ahmed Dar, noting that
the …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/No-bail-to-prime-accused-in-2005-Diwali-blasts-HC/Article1-600549.aspx>

Orissa HC to periodically monitor Maa Mangala case

Law et al. Media

The displaced Maa Mangala slum dwellers today got final relief from Orissa
high court. The division bench comprising Chief Justice V. Gopala Gowda and

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2302>

MPSC scam: Gafoor files affidavit in HC

Hindustan Times

Speaking out in defence of Superintendent of Police Sanjay Parande,
Director General of Police Hasan Gafoor has alleged that former
investigating officer in …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/MPSC-scam-Gafoor-files-affidavit-in-HC/Article1-600698.aspx>

Inmates seek conjugal rights, HC explores insemination

Indian Express

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has asked the Punjab government to
clarify whether prisoners can have the right to use artificial
insemination. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Inmates-seek-conjugal-rights–HC-explores-insemination/682102>

HC judge won’t touch Shubha case

Deccan Chronicle

Sept. 15: In a rare occurrence at the Karnataka high court, Justice K.
Sreedhar Rao has decided to recuse (withdraw) himself from the hearing of
the …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/bengaluru/hc-judge-won%E2%80%99t-touch-shubha-case-132>

Jaya moves HC seeking discharge from IT case

Indian Express

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa today moved the Madras High
Court for discharging her from a case regarding alleged willful failure to
file …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Jaya-moves-HC-seeking-discharge-from-IT-case/681960>

HC dismisses petition against Oriya film

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 15,2010 HC dismisses petition against Oriya film
Cuttack, Sept 15 (PTI) The Orissa High Court today dismissed a petition
against Oriya …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-dismisses-petition-against-oriya-film/324609.html>

R15 bribe: HC upholds conductor’s dismissal

Hindustan Times

Rejecting his plea for leniency, the HC said: “Leniency has its limit.
Mercy cannot be shown to the undeserved.” Pal had moved the division bench
of HC …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/R15-bribe-HC-upholds-conductor-s-dismissal/Article1-600597.aspx>

HC raps police for lax probe in cheating scam

Hindustan Times

The state government had to face flak from the Bombay High Court on
Wednesday for failing to act on a multi-crore scam in which, a tour agency
operator …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-raps-police-for-lax-probe-in-cheating-scam/Article1-600714.aspx>

Decide on stay of revised slaughter rates: HC to CM

Hindustan Times

PTI Take a final decision by October 6 on the order granting stay on
revision of rates for slaughter of animals at Deonar abattoir, the Bombay
High Court …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Decide-on-stay-of-revised-slaughter-rates-HC-to-CM/Article1-600715.aspx>

Jailed BJP MLA appeals to HC, seeks bail

MSN India

Cuttack, Sep 15 (PTI) Sitting BJP MLA of G Udayagiri assembly constituency
in Kandhamal district, Manoj Pradhan, who was recently convicted and
sentenced by …

<http://news.in.msn.com/national/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4385635>

Rich getting houses meant for BPL? – Guj. HC calls officials

Law et al. Media

The Gujarat High Court today directed the secretary, social justice and
empowerment department of the state government and collector of Amreli
district to …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2288>

Won’t share water with UT in phases 5, 6: Punjab to HC

Indian Express

The Punjab government has refused to share even a drop of water with
Chandigarh in the fifth and sixth phase for augmentation of Water Supply
Scheme. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Won-t-share-water-with-UT-in-phases-5–6–Punjab-to-HC/682147>

Ramzan fasting strengthens spirituality: HC

Express Buzz

CHENNAI: With a view to promote inter-communal harmony and commemorate the
festival of Ramzan, the Committee of Hosts organised an Eid Milan Party
here on …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/ramzan-fasting-strengthens-spirituality-hc/207154.html>

Why was no action taken on Muthiah’s complaint, Supreme Court asks BCCI

The Hindu

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Board of Control for Cricket in
India (BCCI) why it did not take any action on the complaint of its former

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article669501.ece>

Supreme Court asks Saurav Ganguly to explain Salt Lake land …

By SrK

NEW DELHI: Former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly has been asked by
the Supreme Court to respond to a petition alleging that a large tract of
land worth Rs 44.9 crore was allotted to him for opening a school for just
Rs 63 lakhs …

<http://cricblitz.blogspot.com/2010/09/supreme-court-asks-saurav-ganguly-to.html>

CJI tells Kakru to rush back

Deccan Chronicle

The CJI’s directive followed intelligence reports on the possibility of the
agitation getting more intense. It is also reliably learnt that several
judges …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/hyderabad/cji-tells-kakru-rush-back-210>

Wife can’t accuse husband’s girlfriend of cruelty: SC

Times of India

Referring to an earlier judgment, the Bench said the SC had categorically
held that neither a girlfriend nor a concubine was a relative of the
husband …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Wife-cant-accuse-husbands-girlfriend-of-cruelty-SC/articleshow/6561853.cms>

SC shifts murder trial against BSP MLA from UP to MP

Times of India

NEW DELHI: In a rare instance, the Supreme Court on Wednesday transferred
the trial of a murder case against a BSP MLA from Pratapgarh in UP to
Madhya …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-shifts-murder-trial-against-BSP-MLA-from-UP-to-MP/articleshow/6561032.cms>

Police move Supreme Court in Swami Nithyananda case

Daily News & Analysis

The high court had pulled up the investigating officer, superintendent of
police (CID) KN Yogappa, for not completing the investigation. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_police-move-supreme-court-in-swami-nithyananda-case_1438670>

This is in bad faith

Hindustan Times

The court was hearing the Centre’s appeal against a 2006 Gujarat High Court
order to remove such structures. In fact, in 2009, the apex court itself
had …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/This-is-in-bad-faith/Article1-600586.aspx>
‘Shift dairies or face contempt’

Asian Age

After seeing that the illegal dairies were not being shifted from the city,
a division bench comprising Chief Justice of the Delhi high court Dipak
Misra …

<http://www.asianage.com/delhi/%E2%80%98shift-dairies-or-face-contempt%E2%80%99-094>

Lodha comfort in court blow

Calcutta Telegraph

15: Administrators appointed by Calcutta High Court to oversee the late
Priyamvada Birla’s estate can exercise their voting rights in key
investment …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1100916/jsp/business/story_12943362.jsp>

Sarojini Nagar blast accused denied bail

Times of India

NEW DELHI: Delhi high court on Wednesday dismissed the bail application of
Tariq Ahmad Dar, an accused in the Sarojini Nagar blast case who had sought

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Sarojini-Nagar-blast-accused-denied-bail/articleshow/6562430.cms>

Jayalalithaa seeks discharge from wealth tax case

Times of India

CHENNAI: The Madras high court has ordered notices on a criminal revision
petition, filed by former chief minister Jayalalithaa, seeking discharge
from a …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Jayalalithaa-seeks-discharge-from-wealth-tax-case-/articleshow/6562282.cms>

Hospitality Biz India :: Himachal Pradesh High Court restrains EIH …

The Himachal Pradesh High Court has restrained East India Hotels (EIH), a
part of the Oberoi Group, from converting the Rs 100-crore debt into
equity, in its Wi.

<http://www.hospitalitybizindia.com/detailNews.aspx?aid=9047&sid=1>

Bihar minister charged with violating poll code

Sify

… station in the district for holding a public meeting without permission
and violating the ban order imposed under section 144 of the Indian Penal
Code. …

<http://sify.com/news/bihar-minister-charged-with-violating-poll-code-news-national-kjqnudeieie.html>

Parents seek stricter rules to tame errant drivers

Hindustan Times

… 2008 have urged the government and lawmakers to re-look into the
punishment provisioned in Section 304A of the Indian Penal Code. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Parents-seek-stricter-rules-to-tame-errant-drivers/Article1-600668.aspx>

Girlfriend is not a relative, says SC

Hindustan Times

Quashing criminal charges against a woman from Jharkhand under section 498A
of the Indian Penal Code, a bench headed by Justice Altamas Kabir said: …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Girlfriend-is-not-a-relative-says-SC/Article1-600669.aspx>

NIA Files Charge Sheet against 7 KYKL Activists under UAPA

Press Information Bureau (press release)

… West Bengal under relevant provisions of Indian Penal Code and Unlawful
activities (Prevention) Act, against the seven accused persons including

<http://pib.nic.in/release/release.asp?relid=65813>

UT police use biometric system to ensure transparency

Indian Express

A case of impersonation, cheating and criminal conspiracy under sections
419, 420, 120-B and 511 of the Indian Penal Code was registered. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/UT-police-use-biometric-system-to-ensure-transparency/682283>

Bihar minister charged with violating poll code | Politics

By Lakshit

A police complaint was lodged against Kumari in Murliganj police station in
the district for holding a public meeting without permission and violating
the ban order imposed under section 144 of the Indian Penal Code.

<http://www.indiatalkies.com/2010/09/bihar-minister-charged-violating-poll-code.html>

Registration Under Central Excise Act

By Pankaj Singla

(h) Registration certificate can be revoked or suspended for breach of any
of the conditions of the Act and Rules and if the holder or person in his
employment has been convicted of an offence under section 161 of Indian
Penal Code. …

<http://www.etaxindia.org/2010/09/registration-under-central-excise-act.html>

Justice Rao recuses from Shubha case

Express Buzz

BANGALORE: Following circulation of pamphlets in the corridors of Karnataka
High Court, Justice K Shreedhar Rao on Wednesday decided to relieve himself
from …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/bangalore/justice-rao-recuses-from-shubha-case/207169.html>

Pepsi Vs Kerala govt: SC reserves order

MSN India

New Delhi, Sep 15 (PTI) The Supreme Court today reserved its judgement on a
petition filed by beverage major Pepsico India Holding challenging the
criminal …

<http://news.in.msn.com/business/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4385624>

Killer driver gets two-year jail

Hindustan Times

The incident had occurred on June 14, 2008, and the first judgement in the
case had come in the court of Rakesh Yadav who had delivered the verdict on

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Killer-driver-gets-two-year-jail/Article1-600666.aspx>

HC nod to Siri Fort closure

Times of India

However, before dismissing advocate Atul Wadhera’s petition, which was
later converted into a PIL by HC, the judges recorded an undertaking by the
DDA …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/HC-nod-to-Siri-Fort-closure/articleshow/6562435.cms>

PIL challenging Naxal themed movie dismissed by Orissa HC

Law et al. Media

A division bench comprising Chief Justice V. Gopal Gouda and Justice
Indrajit Mohanty dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) challenging
the public …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2301>

Plea against V-C turned into PIL

Hindustan Times

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday converted the petition filed by a
Thane-based environmentalist, challenging Dr Rajan Welukar’s appointment as

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Plea-against-V-C-turned-into-PIL/Article1-600711.aspx>

MPSC scam gets new twist

Times of India

“With the help of the PIL and by using the media, Pujari exerted pressure
on the supervisory officer,” the affidavit said. The instructions given by
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/MPSC-scam-gets-new-twist/articleshow/6563233.cms>

Couple battles for minor’s custody in HC

Times of India

On September 7, 2010 a division bench comprising justices DG Karnik and FM
Reis directed that the matter be heard along with a PIL dealing with other
issues …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Couple-battles-for-minors-custody-in-HC/articleshow/6563156.cms>

No respite in sight from bovine bane

Hindustan Times

Meira Bhatia counsel for Common Cause, an NGO, which filed a PIL to shift
illegal dairies from the city said: “This is for the third time that the
MCD has …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/No-respite-in-sight-from-bovine-bane/Article1-600617.aspx>

HC forms panel to suggest measures to reduce pendency in cases

IBNLive.com

Justice BH Marlapalle and Justice Amjad Sayed, hearing a PIL filed by Nasik
District Industrial and Merchantile Cooperative Bank, asked the committee
last …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-forms-panel-to-suggest-measures-to-reduce-pendency-in-cases/323014.html>

Govt jobs for eunuchs: HC asks Centre to reply

Indian Express

The development took place during the resumed hearing of a public interest
litigation (PIL) filed by an eunuch namely Kajal Mangal Mukhi, an advocate
by …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/govt-jobs-for-eunuchs-hc-asks-centre-to-reply/682291/>

Lawyers firm on court verdict in Babri case

Deccan Herald

The lawyers also opposed the bunch of public interest litigations (PIL),
which were filed in the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on
Monday, …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/96889/lawyers-firm-court-verdict-babri.html>

RTI Activist Files PIL In High Court Against Indian Rupee Symbol …

By Save Rupee Design Symbol

Lucknow : RTI activist Mr. Rakesh Kumar Singh has submitted a public
interest litigation (PIL ) writ petition in the High Court, the first of
its kind last week in Allahabad High Court against cabinet based on the
July 15th decision on …

<http://www.saveindianrupeesymbol.org/2010/09/rti-activist-files-pil-in-high-court.html>

Government asked to eliminate bonded child labour » South Asians …

By Deekshya

The court directives came following a PIL writ petition jointly filed by
Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) and Aparajeo Bangladesh, following newspaper
reports published six years ago disclosing the painful and hazardous life
of the children …

<http://www.southasianrights.org/?p=1490>

IPM and UGC dispute getting worse « studyplanet

By admin

The Division Bench of Chief Justice Deepak Mishra and Justice Manmohan
strongly reacted to these allegations and treated the PIL as a serious
concern. The Bench concluded “no educational institutions has the right
to put students under …

<http://www.studyplanet.in/blog/articles/iipm-and-ugc-dispute-getting-worse/>

CCI seeks stronger voice in M&As

Financial Express

Hyderabad: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) is looking forward to
the ratification of Sections 5 and 6 of the Competition Act that would
allow full …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/cci-seeks-stronger-voice-in-m&as/681472/>

CCI free to order probe in case of prima facie breach, says SC …

In a ruling that will decisively impact the evolution of competition law in
the country, the Supreme Court on Thursday held that the Competition
Commission …

<http://in.news.yahoo.com/241/20100910/1257/tnl-cci-free-to-order-probe-in-case-of-p_1.html>

The Hindu Business Line : Apex court ruling backs CCI against …

The apex court, in its ruling in favour of the CCI, said parties cannot go
in appeal before the COMPAT at a preliminary stage, where the CCI has taken
only …

<http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/2010/09/10/stories/2010091053150400.htm>

CCI to maintain confidentiality in anti-competition probes: SC

The Competition Commission and its probe arm, the Director General,
Investigations, will have to maintain.

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/95891/cci-maintain-confidentiality-anti-competition.html>

Consider Major General for Promotion: Tribunal to Army

Outlook

Giving partial relief to a Major General, the Armed Forces Tribunal today asked the Army to form a review committee to consider him for promotion to the

LEGAL NEWS 15.09.2010

Woman tortures six-year daughter in Nellore

IBNLive.com

The duo have been charged with voluntarily causing hurt by dangerous
weapons and wrongful confinement under relevant sections of the Indian
Penal Code. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/woman-tortures-sixyear-daughter-in-nellore/322169.html>

A Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) corporator from Nerul node-1 …

… 147, 149, 323, 504 and 506 of the Indian Penal Code, along with a
ruling of Bombay Police Act. The trouble reportedly started at Ganesh
housing society, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/rawnewsshow/6554906.cms>

Fee structure of private schools in State stayed

The Hindu

Delivering the judgment on writ petitions filed by private unaided schools
as well as associations, Justice Vasuki directed all the petitions to be
posted …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/09/15/stories/2010091562580100.htm>

Vodafone appeals to SC against high court ruling

Livemint

Vodafone approached the Bombay high court with a writ petition which was
dismissed in December 2008. Vodafone then approached the Supreme Court, …

<http://www.livemint.com/2010/09/14195319/Vodafone-appeals-to-SC-against.html>

Reproductive Rights Prof Blog: Despite Indian Supreme Court Ruling …

By Reproductive Rights

Though the Indian Supreme Court ruled that “evidence” from the finger
test can’t be used against the victim, many doctors still perform the
procedure: “The Indian government has yet to take steps to ensure that
all states eliminate it. …

<http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/reproductive_rights/2010/09/indian-supreme-court-rules-finger-test-cannot-be-used-as-evidence-yet-many-doctors-still-perform-the.html>

Get rid of illegal shrines: SC to states

Hindustan Times

On Tuesday, a bench gave two weeks to the states to file their response,
the third instance the SC is giving time to states to comply with its
directions. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Get-rid-of-illegal-shrines-SC-to-states/Article1-600291.aspx>

SC scraps mining leases of 2 firms

Hindustan Times

The petitioners argued before SC that the local government was
pre-determined to grant the lease in favour of Jindal and Kalyani. When
contacted, JSW played …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/SC-scraps-mining-leases-of-2-firms/Article1-600165.aspx>

SC refuses to quash Dhoni’s cheating case

Indian Express

The Supreme Court today refused to quash Indian cricket captain MS Dhoni’s
cheating case against event management company Gameplan. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/SC-refuses-to-quash-Dhoni-s-cheating-case/681438>

3 more prayers in HC on temple row

Daily Pioneer

The Special Bench of the Allahabad High Court is likely to hear on
September 17 three applications filed on Monday for deferment of the
judgement on the …

<http://www.dailypioneer.com/283224/3-more-prayers-in-HC-on-temple-row.html>

SC move to appoint ‘local CJs’ breach of convention: Judges

Times of India

The CJI Kapadia-headed Collegium is reported to have recommended
appointment of Justice Nisar Ahmad Kakru, present CJ of the Andhra Pradesh
HC, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-move-to-appoint-local-CJs-breach-of-convention-Judges/articleshow/6555041.cms>

Mass judicial transfers: Need for transparency?

Bar & Bench

The Times of India reports that Gupta has written to the CJI seeking the
names of the judges who might be transferred to the Rajasthan High Court.

<http://www.barandbench.com/brief/2/986/mass-judicial-transfers-need-for-transparency>

National ID card project subject to court order

Express Buzz

Hearing the PIL filed by Sunil Sharma and others, who have sought the High
Court’s directions to prevent the “sub-standard cards”, the division
bench headed …

<http://expressbuzz.com/nation/national-id-card-project-subject-to-court-order/206929.html>

Potholes will be fixed before last immersion day: Uddhav

Hindustan Times

The committee had threatened to file a PIL against the BMC for failing to
fill potholes. Bringing major relief to citizens travelling on bad roads,

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Potholes-will-be-fixed-before-last-immersion-day-Uddhav-/Article1-600318.aspx>

Salman Khan vs Pakistanis in India

The Express Tribune

The security issue has been discussed in the Indian media and a PIL (public
interest litigation) was filed by the Anti-Terrorism Squad chief Hemant …

<http://tribune.com.pk/story/49890/salman-khan-vs-pakistanis-in-india/>

Indian court rejects plea by L&T to stay NTPC’s bidding process

Trading Markets (press release)

In a setback to LARSEN & TOUBRO (L&T, BSE:500510), the Delhi High Court on
Tuesday refused its plea to stay the bidding process by state-owned NTPC

<http://www.tradingmarkets.com/news/stock-alert/ltouf_indian-court-rejects-plea-by-l-amp-t-to-stay-ntpc-s-bidding-process-1169227.html>

Work at High Court comes to standstill

The Hindu

PARALYSED:Telangana lawyers raising slogans outside the High Court
demanding 42 per cent of judicial posts for them, in Hyderabad on Tuesday.

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/09/15/stories/2010091562140100.htm>

File status report of dummy writers case in English: Gujarat high court

Daily News & Analysis

The Gujarat high court on Tuesday in an oral order asked the crime branch
to file the status report in the dummy writer’s case in English till
September 27. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_file-status-report-of-dummy-writers-case-in-english-gujarat-high-court_1438130>

High Court throws out petition filed by Irfan’s mother

Indian Express

The Gujarat High Court on Monday dismissed a petition filed by mother of
cricketer brothers Irfan Pathan and Yusuf Pathan in which she had
challenged a …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/High-Court-throws-out-petition-filed-by-Irfan-s-mother/681652/>

Magistrate erred in referring pardon plea to Gujarat high court: CBI

Daily News & Analysis

Tulsi submitted that by referring the matter to the high court, the
magistrate had acted as “a post office between the high court and the
co-accused”. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_magistrate-erred-in-referring-pardon-plea-to-gujarat-high-court-cbi_1437949>

Corruption case: Virbhadra Singh again moves high court

Sify

Union Steel Minister Virbhadra Singh Tuesday again moved the Himachal
Pradesh High Court, seeking to transfer a corruption case against him and
his wife to …

<http://sify.com/news/corruption-case-virbhadra-singh-again-moves-high-court-news-national-kjovOcddfeh.html>

Court dismisses petition against single bid for water transport project

Indian Express

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday dismissed the writ petition filed by
Satyagiri Shipping Company against Maharashtra State Road Development
Corporation …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Court-dismisses-petition-against-single-bid-for-water-transport-project/681662>

Kashmir native named chief justice of state high court

Sify

At present, Justice Kakru is the chief justice of the Andhra Pradesh High
Court. The insiders in the legal fraternity say this departure could not be
seen …

<http://sify.com/news/kashmir-native-named-chief-justice-of-state-high-court-news-national-kjoqabjfbhi.html>

FE Editorial : Facts on the ground

Financial Express

When STel never got all the licences it had applied for, thanks to Raja
arbitrarily deciding to close the application window, the Delhi high court
ruled in …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/FE-Editorial—Facts-on-the-ground/681454/>

Law-in-Perspective: Discernable reasons mandatory for valid …

By Tarun Jain

Holding that it was not only mandatory to provide reasons in the order but
was also essential that the reasons must reflect application of mind and
not just a casual reference to statutory provisions, the Bombay High Court
in a recent …

<http://legalperspectives.blogspot.com/2010/09/discernable-reasons-mandatory-for-valid.html>

Why didn’t CM set things right: HC

Times of India

BANGALORE: The hearing of petitions with regard to the alleged job scam in
Hassan Institute of Medical Sciences and Mysore Medical College and
Research …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Why-didnt-CM-set-things-right-HC/articleshow/6556544.cms>

Thana’ correct word for PS, says HC

Times of India

PATNA: The Patna high court on Tuesday held that the word ” thana” used in
the state is a correct term for a police station and easily understable to
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/Thana-correct-word-for-PS-says-HC/articleshow/6555664.cms>

SC collegium approves transfer of 12 HC judges

Hindustan Times

Once implemented, it will be the largest transfer of HC judges in one go
since 1993, when 50 judges were transferred during the tenure of the then
CJI MN …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/SC-collegium-approves-transfer-of-12–HC-judges/Article1-600220.aspx>

Archie vs Archies: HC axes copyright violation plea

Hindustan Times

The Delhi High court dismissed the copyright violation plea of New
York-based , saying that that the company does not have any office in
India. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Archie-vs-Archies-HC-axes-copyright-violation-plea/Article1-600245.aspx>

Minor offences cannot bar anyone from govt service: HC

Indian Express

Should a man accused of a simple offence like speeding or wrong parking be
barred forever from government service? Should the Raj-era recruitment
processes …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/minor-offences-cannot-bar-anyone-from-govt-service-hc/681634/>

HC appoints panel to look into cases of cheque bouncing

Hindustan Times

In order to take stock of more than 3.3 lakh pending cheque bouncing cases
in the city, and suggest remedial measures for speedy disposal of the
cases, …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-appoints-panel-to-look-into-cases-of-cheque-bouncing/Article1-600324.aspx>

Nicol Tamang”s wife files habeas corpus petition in HC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 08:09 PM,Sep 14,2010 Kolkata, Sept 14 (PTI) The wife of Nicol Tamang,
main accused in the murder of All India Gorkha League leader Madan Tamang,

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/nicol-tamangs-wife-files-habeas-corpus-petition-in-hc/320240.html>

Court notices could be sent through e-mails: Delhi HC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 09:09 PM,Sep 14,2010 New Delhi, Sep 14 (PTI) In a major effort to
make litigations computer-friendly, the Delhi High Court has said notices
to …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/court-notices-could-be-sent-through-emails-delhi-hc/320320.html>

Jammu & Kashmir couple gets HC protection in Mumbai

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 14,2010 Mumbai, Sep 14 (PTI) The Bombay High Court today
restrained Jammu and Kashmir Police from taking any coercive steps till
October …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/jammu–kashmir-couple-gets-hc-protection-in-mumbai/320436.html>

HC Expresses Unhappiness Over CM’s Style of Functioning

Daijiworld.com

The fact that this issue has come to court, is not appreciated,” the
state High Court (HC) commented on Tuesday September 14, while hearing a
batch of writ …

<http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=85630>

CCI chief wants ratification of Competition Act sections

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 14,2010 Hyderabad, Sept 14 (PTI) The Competition
Commission of India (CCI) is looking forward to the ratification of
sections 5 and 6 of …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/cci-chief-wants-ratification-of-competition-act-sections/320500.html>

MJ Antony: CCI wins a ‘competition’

Business Standard

The Competition Commission of India that was born in five-year-long
smouldering litigation became a rare litigant before the Supreme Court as
soon as it …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/m-j-antony-cci-wins%5Ccompetition%5C/408110/>

SC Support for the CCI

Moneycontrol.com

By Suhail Nathani, Partner, ELP What is a routine tactic in millions of
cases all over India has triggered events which will have a lasting effect
on the …

<http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/features/sc-support-forcci_484478.html>

CCI getting foreign experts to train officials

IBNLive.com

We got them intensively trained by the European Commission and FTC experts
both in … while the remaining have come from the now defunct MRTP
commission. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/cci-getting-foreign-experts-to-train-officials/320437.html>

Court again upholds Sharma’s appointment to NHRC

The Supreme Court Tuesday rejected a review petition against its judgment upholding the appointment of former Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)

orissa Crime Bartan faces the scanner from NHRC news | Ama Odisha …

The government of Orissa has prepared a fresh report that will be submitted to National Human Rights Commission. Such report carries the details about the.

NHRC courts in Bengaluru

Sept. 14: The National Human Rights Commission will for the first time hear pending rights cases of the four southern states in Bengaluru, between Wednesday

LEGAL NEWS 14.09.2010

CID hauled up in Nityananda case

Times of India

… CID, when it was informed that no steps were taken to get government
sanction to prosecute Swami Nityananda under 295A of the Indian Penal Code.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/CID-hauled-up-in-Nityananda-case/articleshow/6549625.cms>

RTI officials say no misuse of act, only frivolous requests

Times of India

NEW DELHI: Burning a hole in the government’s oft used argument that Right
to Information Act needed to be amended to prevent its misuse and
discourage …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/RTI-officials-say-no-misuse-of-act-only-frivolous-requests/articleshow/6548574.cms>

Home Minister Defends Ministers’ Remarks on Cow Slaughter Ban Bill

Daijiworld.com

The Centre had fulfiled the condition, however, later it was annulled by a
court judgement in 1958. The Mysore state brought in a Bill on the basis of

<http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=85537&n_tit=Home+Minister++Defends+Ministers%92+Remarks+on+Cow+Slaughter+Ban+Bill>

NEAA quashes environment clearnace to cement plant in HP

Zee News

The judgement passed by the authority on August 30 and released here by
joint action committee of representatives of the affected panchayats and
nine local …

<http://www.zeenews.com/news654924.html>

Indian Dalits find no refuge from caste in Christianity

BBC News

Even though the cemetery is on privately owned land, he says, a recent high
court judgement ruled that the Church has full responsibility as it
administers …

<http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11229170>

Ensure abortion is conducted: Court

Times of India

Victim’s maternal grandmother’a counsel Raj Kishore said the panel of
doctors had advised for the abortion and the court passed its judgement
after that. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Ensure-abortion-is-conducted-Court/articleshow/6549829.cms>

Gujarat advocates to file writ on delay in judges’ appointments

Sify

A petition is to be filed in the Supreme Court on the delay in appointing
judges to the Gujarat High Court, an advocates association said Monday. …

<http://sify.com/news/gujarat-advocates-to-file-writ-on-delay-in-judges-appointments-news-national-kjnxOcaehdi.html>

Kanhere withdraws petition for caste census

Times of India

NAGPUR: Mahatma Phuley Samata Parishad convener for Vidarbha Kishore
Kanhere on Monday withdrew his writ petition filed before the Supreme Court
seeking a …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Kanhere-withdraws-petition-for-caste-census/articleshow/6550454.cms>

UP court to hear on Sept 18 petition against Aamir, Ketan

Indian Express

A local court fixed September 18 as the next date of hearing on a writ
moved against actor Aamir Khan, director Ketan Mehta, producer Bobby Bedi
and others …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/UP-court-to-hear-on-Sept-18-petition-against-Aamir–Ketan/681127>

PUCL seeks murder case filed against cops

Times of India

HYDERABAD: A writ petition was filed in the AP High Court on Monday by
thePeople’s Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) seeking a direction to the
state to …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/PUCL-seeks-murder-case-filed-against-cops/articleshow/6549894.cms>

‘Extensive delay in writ petition against Kolkata doctors’ | My …

By admin

Kolkata, Sept 14 (IBNS): A US based doctor, fighting a crusade against his
Indian counterparts whose negligence caused the death of his…

<http://www.my-westbengal.com/?p=1630>

Advance, not retreat

Hindustan Times

The Supreme Court had, earlier, rejecting the Presidential reference sent
to it by the Narasimha Rao government, said that it can decide a dispute
but …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Advance-not-retreat/Article1-599743.aspx>

Supreme Court Asks India’s Karnataka to Seek Fresh Bids From JSW, Miners

Bloomberg

A two-judge panel headed by Justice P. Sathasivam overturned a ruling by
the southern state’s high court and directed the provincial government to
consider …

<http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-09-13/supreme-court-asks-india-s-karnataka-to-seek-fresh-bids-from-jsw-miners.html>

CBI moves Supreme Court against Ramalinga Raju’s bail

Livemint

The Andhra Pradesh high court granted him bail on 18 August for two
sureties of Rs20 lakh each. Bharath Sai/ Mint “He is a very influential
man and can …

<http://www.livemint.com/2010/09/14004020/CBI-moves-Supreme-Court-agains.html?h=B>

Live-in with cousin? Bombay high court on the fence

Daily News & Analysis

However, while disposing of a habeas corpus petition filed by Inderpal
Walia, 37, the Bombay high court on Monday said the decision of a girl to
live with …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_live-in-with-cousin-bombay-high-court-on-the-fence_1437597>

Interim order on bandh still in force: court

The Hindu

… 2007 order was only an interim order, it would remain in force till the
disposal of the main petition pending in the Madras High Court. …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/09/14/stories/2010091460380100.htm>

Govt makes the submission in High Court: Fresh appointments in two medical

Education News Hyderabad

Bangalore,13th sept: The State Government on Monday submitted to the
Karnataka High Court that it would appoint employees afresh to Hassan
Medical Institute …

<http://www.c2clive.com/latestnewsdetail.php?id=2640>

‘Modi helped BCCI earn revenue’

Hindustan Times

Modi had moved the High Court on Thursday challenging the decision of the
Disciplinary Committee, appointed by the BCCI to inquire into allegations
against …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Modi-helped-BCCI-earn-revenue/Article1-599760.aspx>

Akhil moves CM on scam

Calcutta Telegraph

The farmers’ body appealed to the people of the state to donate voluntarily
to the organisation so that it could file a PIL in the Supreme Court
against the …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1100914/jsp/northeast/story_12932915.jsp>

SC disfavours monitoring steps to convert unmanned level

Zee News

The PIL was filed by an NGO Consumer Education and Research Centre seeking
a direction of the apex court to railways for conversion of all unmanned
railway …

<http://www.zeenews.com/news654954.html>

Lawyers need to follow law in petitions, says apex court

Sify

Disposing off yet another PIL, the court said that it could not monitor
everything sitting in the supreme court. The court said that if there was a

<http://sify.com/news/lawyers-need-to-follow-law-in-petitions-says-apex-court-news-national-kjnv4dhdhfg.html>

MAHITI ADHIKAR GUJARAT PAHEL: ATDUM asks for new disabilities official
By MAGP

The union has further finished the necessary preparation to file PIL before
the High Court against the state government for neglecting to appoint full
time commissioner (Disabilities) for the welfare of the persons with
disabilities in …

<http://mahitiadhikar.blogspot.com/2010/09/atdum-asks-for-new-disabilities.html>

‘Sack lawyers who don’t show up for poor clients’

Times of India

After directing the registry to give a report, the CJI said that this was
not the only lapse and there had been a number of complaints on this score
from …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Sack-lawyers-who-dont-show-up-for-poor-clients/articleshow/6548354.cms>

SC reserves verdict on Sajjan’s plea in anti-Sikh riot case

Times of India

The SC had on August 13 stayed the trial against Kumar. Kumar’s counsel UU
Lalit contended that in the 26-year-old case, witnesses had not uttered
even a …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/SC-reserves-verdict-on-Sajjans-plea-in-anti-Sikh-riot-case/articleshow/6548291.cms>

SC to hear plea against SEBI power to fine erring brokers

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court would hear a petition on September 30
questioning market regulator SEBI’s power to impose penalty on stock
brokers and others …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/Indices–Regulation/articleshow/6548861.cms>

State SC panel chief quits

Times of India

PATNA: Former minister Ramai Ram on Monday resigned from the post of
chairman of Bihar State Scheduled Caste Commission. In a letter to CM
Nitish Kumar, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/State-SC-panel-chief-quits/articleshow/6549727.cms>

Implementation of SC order on parking will be difficult, say city realtors

Times of India

PUNE: Implementation of the Supreme Court’s order which laid down that a
developer of a housing complex cannot charge apartment owners for parking
space is …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Implementation-of-SC-order-on-parking-will-be-difficult-say-city-realtors/articleshow/6549697.cms>

SC to ignore PM on issue of court infrastructure

Times of India

Explaining again why it was venturing into forbidden territory, the SC said
it was aware that judiciary should not be passing orders relating to
financial …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-to-ignore-PM-on-issue-of-court-infrastructure/articleshow/6548935.cms>

Surplus power: SC not convinced

Times of India

NEW DELHI: Delhi government’s claim to have achieved power surplus status
for the national Capital even as people face long power cuts led the
Supreme Court …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Surplus-power-SC-not-convinced/articleshow/6548426.cms>

J&K High Court to have Chief Justice from State

The Hindu

In a major reversal of the nearly two decades-old judicial transfer policy
that the Chief Justice of an High Court must be from outside the State, …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article634142.ece>

Bar seeks transparency in transfer policy

Times of India

Speaking of his “doubts” about the transfers, the BCR member has wanted to
know if the “interests of Rajasthan judiciary” would be protected while …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/Bar-seeks-transparency-in-transfer-policy/articleshow/6549910.cms>

HC allows lawyer to amend PIL

Times of India
The strike, according to an estimate, has affected 1600 and 66000 working
hours of the HC and 825 different lower courts in the last 16 days,
respectively. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/HC-allows-lawyer-to-amend-PIL/articleshow/6549918.cms>

Producer who locked himself in gets HC relief

Hindustan Times

Film producer Gaurang Doshi got partial relief on Monday when the Bombay
High Court restrained the police from arresting him until September 15. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Producer-who-locked-himself-in-gets-HC-relief/Article1-599879.aspx>

Former HC judge to look into violations

Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Authorities in Panjab University have decided to act on alleged
violations of Lyngdoh Committee recommendations on student union elections.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Former-HC-judge-to-look-into-violations/articleshow/6549830.cms>

Postpone Ayodhya verdict, petitioners plea HC

IBNLive.com

Lucknow: Two applications were filed on Monday before the three-judge bench
of the Lucknow High Court seeking postponement of the Ayodhya verdict. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/postpone-ayodhya-verdict-petitioners-plea-hc/130906-3.html>

HC to continue hearing on Modi petition

Cricketnext.com

PTI Mumbai: The Bombay High Court will continue on Tuesday its hearing on
the petition filed by suspended IPL chief Lalit Modi seeking reconstitution
of …

<http://cricketnext.in.com/news/hc-to-continue-hearing-on-modi-petition/50509-13.html>

HC dismisses plea against land acquisition for MRF project

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 13,2010 Chennai, Sep 13 (PTI) The Madras High Court has
declined to interfere with a Tamil Nadu Government notice to acquire 16.64
acres …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-dismisses-plea-against-land-acquisition-for-mrf-project/317714.html>

False affidavit case: HC denies bail to accused

Hindustan Times

The Delhi High court has dismissed the bail plea of a man, who was accused
of filing a false affidavit. The accused posed as the director of a
construction …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/False-affidavit-case-HC-denies-bail-to-accused/Article1-599794.aspx>

HC raises questions over cryptic advertisments for vacancies

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 13,2010 Bangalore, Sep 13 (PTI) Ramachandra Gowda, who
quit as Karnataka Medical Education Minister following allegations of …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-raises-questions-over-cryptic-advertisments-for-vacancies/317715.html>

HC dismisses Reliance Infra plea on Mumbai toll contract

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 13,2010 Mumbai, Sep 13 (PTI) The Bombay High Court today
dismissed petition filed by Reliance Infra against the Maharashtra State
Road …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-dismisses-reliance-infra-plea-on-mumbai-toll-contract/317756.html>

Decision of selection committee ‘unsustainable’: HC

Hindustan Times

PTI Kerala High Court today observed that the decision of the selection
committee to grant moderation marks in the written examination conducted
for the …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Decision-of-selection-committee-unsustainable-HC/Article1-599713.aspx>

Delhi HC dismisses petition seeking EC derecognition of MNS

IBNLive.com

PTI | 09:09 PM,Sep 13,2010 New Delhi, Sep 13 (PTI) The Delhi High Court
today dismissed a petition seeking a direction to the Election Commission
to …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/delhi-hc-dismisses-petition-seeking-ec-derecognition-of-mns/317515.html>

Prosecution for sanction for scam accused on order from HC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 05:09 PM,Sep 13,2010 Itanagar, Sept 13 (PTI) Sanction for prosecution
of 44 public servants allegedly involved in the multi-crore PDS scam as
sought …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/prosecution-for-sanction-for-scam-accused-on-order-from-hc/317193.html>

HC indicts State Govt over artificial flood

Assam Tribune

GUWAHATI, Sept 13 – The Division Bench of the Gauhati High Court
comprising Chief Justice Madan Bhimarao Lokura and Justice UB Saha today,
after hearing a …

<http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=sep1410/city07>

HC Dismisses Plea Against Medha Patkar for Perjury

Outlook

The Delhi High Court today dismissed a petition seeking prosecution of
Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar on the charge of perjury
for …

<http://news.outlookindia.com/item.aspx?693321>

Orissa HC bar association lawyers call off strike

Orissadiary.com

Report by Amrita Ray, Cuttack: The week-long cease work agitation by
lawyers of Orissa High Court to protest the transfer of some Judges to Out
state, …

<http://www.orissadiary.com/CurrentNews.asp?id=21191>

Soumya murder: HC rejects accused’s plea

Times of India

HC, however, asked the trial court to hear the murder case on merits.
Justice Shiv Narayan Dhingra declined Kapoor’s plea and said, “No fault can
be found …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Soumya-murder-HC-rejects-accuseds-plea/articleshow/6549662.cms>

Whether you vote or not, the hammer will strike

Times of India

The HC order has specially directed to demolish the illegal shops with
immediate effect. Another major problem is that nearly projects worth Rs
500 crore in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Whether-you-vote-or-not-the-hammer-will-strike/articleshow/6551054.cms>

Delhi HC rejects accused plea for expeditious trial

IBNLive.com

PTI | 08:09 PM,Sep 13,2010 New Delhi, Sep 13 (PTI) The Delhi High Court
today rejected a plea of Ravi Kapoor, the prime accused in the murder of TV

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/delhi-hc-rejects-accused-plea-for-expeditious-trial/317420.html>

CCI releases advocacy booklet in Hindi

MSN India

New Delhi, Sep 13 (PTI) The Competition Commission of India (CCI) today
released a booklet in Hindi to educate the ”Aam Aadmi” about the
relevance of …

<http://news.in.msn.com/business/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4376113>

Tribunal quashes removal of film society’s CEO

Times of India

The Central Administrative Tribunal last week quashed the Information and Broadcasting Ministry’s decision to remove IPS officer Sushovan Banerjee from the

‘Irregular’ Doordarshan appointments quashed

The Hindu

The appointments of 25 Doordarshan News anchors and correspondents have been quashed by the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT), which ruled that

LEGAL NEWS 13.09.2010

CCI to maintain confidentiality in anti-competition probes: SC

Hindustan Times

The CCI and the Directer General, Investigations, would have to ensure that
“time taken in completion of such proceedings does not adversely affect any
of …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/CCI-to-maintain-confidentiality-in-anti-competition-probes-SC/Article1-599163.aspx>

CCI grows up, trains experts

Hindustan Times

The Competition Commission of India (CCI), the country’s nascent anti-trust
body, has set in motion a process to train its professionals with the best

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/CCI-grows-up-trains-experts/Article1-599331.aspx>

Judicial reform: Brooks No Delay, Mr Moily

Economic Times

A MOVE by the Supreme Court collegium of judges, which decides on
appointments to the higher judiciary , reportedly to transfer around 20
judges of the high …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/Editorial/articleshow/6544052.cms>

JK: Muslim Gujjars demand extension of Forest Rights Act 2006

Indian Express

To give these benefits to scheduled tribes, all the states of India except
Jammu and Kashmir have implemented the Forest Rights Act 2006, said Dr.
Javaid …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/jk-muslim-gujjars-demand-extension-of-forest-rights-act-2006/680679/>

J-K police file 3 FIRs against Mirwaiz Farooq for instigating violence

Oneindia

128/2010 Under sections 13-Un lawful activities (Prevention) Act, 148149 of
RPC has been registered in Police Station Safakadal., said an official
release. …

<http://news.oneindia.in/2010/09/12/jk-police-file-3-firs-against-mirwaiz-farooq-forinstigatin.html>

Cheema gives assurance on clinical bill

Times of India

LUDHIANA: The adviser to chief minister Parkash Singh Badal, Dr DS Cheema,
on behalf of the CM assured not to impose the Clinical Establishment Bill
in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ludhiana/Cheema-gives-assurance-on-clinical-bill/articleshow/6541973.cms>

2G licenses issue: Supreme Court issues notice to A Raja

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to Communication and
Information Technology Minister A Raja on the allocation of 2G spectrum
licenses. …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/telecom/2G-licenses-issue-Supreme-Court-issues-notice-to-A-Raja/articleshow/6545600.cms>

Caste census: Mere tokenism won’t do

Economic Times

The opponents of the castebased census should, through a PIL to the Supreme
Court, demand a ban on such divisive advertisements . …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/view-point/Caste-census-Mere-tokenism-wont-do/articleshow/6543871.cms>

Female foeticide | DevActivism

By Editor

In 2001, a PIL was filed with the Supreme Court. The Court directed the
State Governments to enforce the PNDT Act and file an affidavit indicating
the status of action taken under the Act. It also directed nine companies
to provide …

<http://www.devactivism.org/2010/09/13/female-foeticide/>

CENSUS OF INDIA: Former CECs oppose caste census

By common man

Appealing to the government not to succumb to vote-politics, the
Commissioners under the umbrella of Foundation for Advanced Management of
Elections (FAME) said they will discuss the issue and decide to file a PIL
in the Supreme Court …

<http://censusofindia.blogspot.com/2010/09/former-cecs-oppose-caste-census.html>

Students seek single-window medical entrance, SC finds merit in petition

Indian Express

The Supreme Court has admitted an urgent application jointly signed by
medical students from across the country seeking a single-window system for
MBBS/BDS …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Students-seek-single-window-medical-entrance–SC-finds-merit-in-petition/680822>

Bharti Airtel, others move SC on AGR calculation

Zee News

New Delhi: A slew of telecom operators, including Bharti Airtel, have moved
the Supreme Court seeking calculation of Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR)
benefits …

<http://biz.zeenews.com/news/news_content.aspx?newscatid=4&newsid=12714>

Probe and high court of Karnataka did Ramachandra Gowda in

Daily News & Analysis

Setting the ball rolling on Ramachandra Gowda’s exit was the high court
which on Friday rejected the former medical education minister’s affidavit

<http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_probe-and-high-court-of-karnataka-did-ramachandra-gowda-in_1437157>

Will Sept 24 Babri verdict settle dispute?

Times of India

The sound of its loud crash, etched in the memory of many, could
potentially reverberate again after the Allahabad high court decides the
title suits filed …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Will-Sept-24-Babri-verdict-settle-dispute/articleshow/6543751.cms>

Other cross-border deals like Vodafone under tax lens: Fin Min

Business Standard

However, the Bombay High Court ruled on Thursday that the Income Tax
Department has the jurisdiction to levy tax on Vodafone, even though the
multi-billion …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/other-cross-border-deals-like-vodafone-under-tax-lens-fin-min/108485/on>

Poverty no reason to reduce rape sentence: Bombay High Court

NDTV.com

PTI, Updated: September 12, 2010 17:59 IST Mumbai: Poverty can not be a
reason to show leniency towards a rape-accused, Bombay High Court has said.

<http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/poverty-no-reason-to-reduce-rape-sentence-bombay-high-court-51488>

Can SC judgment be a precedent even if it itself says it is not?

Business Standard

A very recent judgment of the Calcutta High Court has stirred up a very
interesting issue namely whether a Supreme Court judgment can be treated as
a …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/can-sc-judgment-beprecedent-even-if-it-itself-says-it-is-not/407861/>

”CIC candidates should be chosen by consortium headed by CJI”

IBNLive.com

PTI | 03:09 PM,Sep 12,2010 New Delhi, Sep 12 (PTI) The probables for the
post of Chief Information Commissioner should be chosen from a pool of
eminent …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/cic-candidates-should-be-chosen-by-consortium-headed-by-cji/315278.html>

‘No objection’ to transfer, say HC judges

Indian Express

Stating that they have “no objection” in getting transferred outside
Punjab and Haryana High Court, as recommended by the Supreme Court, three
judges of the …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/-No-objection–to-transfer–say-HC-judges/680909>

HC raps CID for slow probe into monk’s death

Times of India

MUMBAI: A division bench of the Bombay high court pulled up the state CID
for its failure to file a chargesheet in a two-and-a-half-year-old case
involving …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/HC-raps-CID-for-slow-probe-into-monks-death/articleshow/6543073.cms>

Recruitment scam: Under HC fire, minister quits

Indian Express

The government in filings in the HC had admitted to illegalities in the
recruitment of staff to colleges at Hassan and Mysore. Gowda’s resignation
comes on …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Recruitment-scam–Under-HC-fire–minister-quits/680826>

VC Pental gets shot in arm from HC for cracking down on ragging

Indian Express

Delhi University Vice-Chancellor Deepak Pental, who has been under fire for
implementing the semester system and continuing on the post even after the

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/V-C-Pental-gets-shot-in-arm-from-HC-for-cracking-down-on-ragging/680849>

Won’t celebrate or disregard HC verdict: Muslim law board

Deccan Chronicle

As the Centre waits with anxiety and apprehension the high court verdict on
the Babri Masjid title suit expected on September 24, the All India Muslim

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/national/won%E2%80%99t-celebrate-or-disregard-hc-verdict-muslim-law-board-385>

Legal heir can’t inherit dead kin’s tenancy: HC

Indian Express

Legal heir of a person cannot inherit the tenancy of the latter in case of
his death if the heir was not living with the latter at the time of the
death. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Legal-heir-can-t-inherit-dead-kin-s-tenancy–HC/680885>

CBI sees risk in banks’ forex bets

Times of India

The appeal challenged an Orissa HC order directing CBI probe into the
derivatives contract scam, terming it a huge scam that could unsettle the
country’s …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/-CBI-sees-risk-in-banks-forex-bets/articleshow/6543757.cms>

State appoints officer for enforcement of SC/ST Act

Times of India

On August 26, the HC had reprimanded the government for not filing an
affidavit. It also warned that the chief secretary would have to remain
present in the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/State-appoints-officer-for-enforcement-of-SC/ST-Act/articleshow/6543068.cms>

Deemed univ row: UGC’s forked tongue creates legal hassles

Times of India

Now, PRIST has obtained a stay from Madras HC. HRD ministry’s review
committee has put PRIST in the list of 44 who do not deserve deemed status.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Deemed-univ-row-UGCs-forked-tongue-creates-legal-hassles/articleshow/6543912.cms>

Strong law demanded to deal with ‘dishonour killings’

Times of India

NEW DELHI: A strong stand-alone law to deal with “dis honour killings”,
which recommends stern action against police and other officials who shield
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Strong-law-demanded-to-deal-with-dishonour-killings/articleshow/6543111.cms>

Bogus caste certificate holders should be sacked: Central administrative tribunal

Daily News & Analysis

While dismissing Kumar’s plea, the tribunal said such conduct amounted to fraud and deserved no leniency. “When a person obtains appointment in government

Sonia, PM’s intervention demanded in Green Tribunal setting up

Central Chronicle

Gupta has also urged the Supreme Court Chief Justice SH Kapadia that he should ensure the tribunal is set up in Bhopal instead of Delhi.

Competition regulator must prove its mettle

Economic Times

Two, it has cleared doubts, if at all any existed, about the nature of appeals that the Competition Appellate Tribunal can entertain — the tribunal cannot

LEGAL NEWS 12.09.2010

Why are 350m Indians hungry?

Deccan Chronicle

The overarching RFC, incidentally, also has as its member the People’s
Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) whose Rajasthan wing had filed a writ
petition in …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/360-degree/why-are-350m-indians-hungry-034>

‘RTI Act is democracy’s best tool’

Indian Express

Hiralal Barman is among the few whistleblowers in West Bengal who is using
the Right to Information Act to ensure health of democracy in the state.

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/-RTI-Act-is-democracy-s-best-tool-/680583>

School parents’ forum files PIL demanding fee regulation

Times of India

We have mentioned these two points prominently in our PIL.” According to
Jain, some schools charge capitation fees to the tune of Rs 2 lakh, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/School-parents-forum-files-PIL-demanding-fee-regulation/articleshow/6538394.cms>

Digestion Problem

Outlook

The directive had come in response to a recent PIL from the People’s Union
for Civil Liberties (PUCL). In 2001, the same rights group had filed a PIL

<http://www.outlookindia.com/article.aspx?267049>

High Court directs PU to allocate seats to dental college

Indian Express

In a reprieve for the Rayat and Bahra Group of Institutes, Mohali, the
Punjab and Haryana High Court has directed the Panjab University to
allocate seats to …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/high-court-directs-pu-to-allocate-seats-to-dental-college/680600/>

Oil PSUs move high court to stop sale of bio-diesel

Times of India
Yet three oil public sector undertakings (oil PSUs) have filed a case in
Calcutta high court to stop the sale of bio-diesel. In their affidavit,
they have …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/Oil-PSUs-move-high-court-to-stop-sale-of-bio-diesel/articleshow/6538578.cms>

Mother gets child’s custody, father get restricted permission to meet

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: After a court battle over child custody, the father had to hand
finally over a two-year-old son to the mother upon the Gujarat High Court’s
order …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Mother-gets-childs-custody-father-get-restricted-permission-to-meet/articleshow/6538371.cms>

Court restrains EIH from converting debt into equity

Business Standard

The Himachal Pradesh High Court today restrained the East India Hotels
(EIH), a part of the Oberoi Group, from converting the Rs 100-crore debt in
its …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/court-restrains-eihconverting-debt-into-equity/407843/>

Soumitra Sen may be first judge to be impeached

Hindustan Times

Could Justice Soumitra Sen of Calcutta High Court become the first judge in
India’s history to be impeached? The panel, investigating Justice Sen’s
alleged …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Soumitra-Sen-may-be-first-judge-to-be-impeached/Article1-599042.aspx>

Lawyers threaten bandh on Sept 17

Times of India

The protestors have also warned of “unpleasant consequences” if the
scheduled oath of office to newly transferred high court judge Arun Kumar
Mishra on …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/Lawyers-threaten-bandh-on-Sept-17/articleshow/6538587.cms>

Student accused of ragging should not be expelled for life: HC

Sify

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has said that students accused of ragging
should not be expelled for life from college as it will ruin their career
and …

<http://sify.com/news/student-accused-of-ragging-should-not-be-expelled-for-life-hc-news-national-kjmjEdhjifg.html>

HC rejects bail of guard who killed colleague at SRK”s house

IBNLive.com

PTI | 05:09 PM,Sep 11,2010 Mumbai, Sep 11 (PTI) The Bombay High Court has
rejected the bail plea of a security guard who had shot dead a colleague at
the …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-rejects-bail-of-guard-who-killed-colleague-at-srks-house/313537.html>

Formation of medical boards by armed forces under HC scanner

MSN India

New Delhi, Sep 12 (PTI) The policy of forming medical boards by armed and
para-military forces has come under the scanner of the Delhi High Court
which …

<http://news.in.msn.com/national/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4371498>

‘Hinduism appears like a centre of gravity doll’

Express Buzz

M Thangamuthu, who contested as an independent and lost, filed an election
petition in the HC saying Chandra who contested from the reserved
constituency …

<http://expressbuzz.com/nation/hinduism-appears-like-a-centre-of-gravity-doll/206015.html>

Bust a cartel, gain a friend

the performance of the MRTP Commission, had a lot of expectation from CCI,
especially given its stronger legal mandate. Alas, CCI is yet to endear
itself to …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/bust-a-cartel-gain-a-friend/674534/2>

CHILD TRAFFICKING AND CHILD ABUSE HAS TO COME TO AN END.: Child …

By Fakru Ahmed Bashu

Even NHRC & UNICEF are also organization, takes special efforts to protect children rights. Conclusion : The increased crime rate against the children, even after enacting so many laws & implementing them, has raised an alarming concern

The Telegraph – Calcutta (Kolkata) | Orissa | ‘Bartan’ under …

The dispute before the NHRC has hinged on a complaint that several persons are The NHRC, sources said, had dismissed the inquiry report furnished by the

NHRC to probe into police firing in Barpeta,India news,Online News …

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Sacked professor to approach Apellate Tribunal

The Hindu

But the college management is forcing me to go to the tribunal.” Even after getting his dismissal order, Mr. Joseph had written to the college management to

SC grants relief for co’s on profit deductible

By admin

The Income Tax Appellate Tribunal upholding the order had said that the amount of profit eligible for deduction would not be governed by Section 80HHC(1B) of the act. Department had challenged the order of the tribunal in Bombay high

LEGAL NEWS 11.09.2010

Border haats to bring sweeping changes: CM

Assam Tribune

Writ Petition: The Garo Students Union has filed a writ petition in the
Gauhati High Court questioning the authority of the municipality and
conduct of …

<http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=sep1110/oth05>

SC slams Haryana for delay in nabbing culprits

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday slammed Haryana government for delay
in arresting 60 accused in the killing of two Dalits and torching of houses

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-slams-Haryana-for-delay-in-nabbing-culprits/articleshow/6534810.cms>

SC seeks scrutiny of eco impact of YSR memorial on Hyd lake

Times of India

The committee was constituted by SC in 2005 to scrutinize the alleged
largescale constructions in and around Hussain Sagar Lake posing grave
danger to the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-seeks-scrutiny-of-eco-impact-of-YSR-memorial-on-Hyd-lake/articleshow/6531770.cms>

Uniform syllabus plan gets SC nod

Times of India

CHENNAI: The Supreme Court on Friday gave its nod for the Tamil Nadu
government’s ambitious uniform school syllabus programme by dismissing a
batch of …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Uniform-syllabus-plan-gets-SC-nod/articleshow/6534242.cms>

SC dismisses Salem plea in Mumbai blasts case

Asian Age

Dismissing the appeal of extradited mafia don Abu Salem, the Supreme Court
on Friday made it clear that the accused can be tried for serious offences,

<http://www.asianage.com/india/sc-dismisses-salem-plea-mumbai-blasts-case-284>

UP govt defends Noida park project in SC

Hindustan Times

PTI Uttar Pradesh government on Friday defended its project of constructing
statues and memorials for Dalit leaders at Noida Park near here saying it
did …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/UP-govt-defends-Noida-park-project-in-SC/Article1-598617.aspx>

IITs to offer medical courses

Economic Times

The Institute of Technologies Act will have to be amended to enable IITs to
offer medical courses. The health ministry has been opposed to the idea of
IITs …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/IITs-to-offer-medical-courses/articleshow/6533903.cms>

We won’t take up policy matters: SC

Times of India

“We’ll not entertain any PIL which goes outside statutes. But show us a law
that hasn’t been implemented, we’ll direct them to do so,” Bench said.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/We-wont-take-up-policy-matters-SC/articleshow/6532550.cms>

MAHITI ADHIKAR GUJARAT PAHEL: Illegal land allotment: Cal HC asks …

By MAGP

Kolkata, Sep 10 (PTI) The Calcutta High Court today directed West Bengal
government-owned HIDCO to submit an affidavit on a PIL alleging illegal
allotment of land in the Rajarhat township under the the quota of the
chairman, …

<http://mahitiadhikar.blogspot.com/2010/09/illegal-land-allotment-cal-hc-asks.html>

The Hindu : Tamil Nadu / Madurai News : PIL against abattoir

PIL against abattoir. Staff Reporter. MADURAI: The Madras High Court Bench
here on Tuesday refused to grant an interim injunction restraining the
Madurai …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/09/08/stories/2010090861510300.htm>

CJI’s observation vindicates high level corruption in administration

Assam Times (blog)

The observation of Chief Justice, SH Kapadia of Supreme Court of India,
during his recent visit to Assam and Meghalaya, vindicates high level
corruption in …

<http://www.assamtimes.org/blog/4356.html>

Panel on Justice Soumitra Sen impeachment submits report

Times of India

The impeachment motion was initiated by the government on the advise of the
CJI, who had written to the PM suggesting the course of action in August
2008. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Panel-on-Justice-Soumitra-Sen-impeachment-submits-report/articleshow/6532918.cms>

In ‘public interest’, CJI to transfer 20 judges | Arif’s Blog

By Arif

Tagged with chief justice of india, CJI, Collegium, country, court, high
court judges, Interest, judicial appointments, move, panel, Prakash,
process, public interest, report, Satya, Sharma, sharma report, Supreme,
supreme court …
<http://www.aaref.com/2010/09/10/news/in-public-interest-cji-to-transfer-20-judges/>

Rizwanur case: SC stays Todi’s discharge

Times of India

… case relating to the mysterious death of Rizwanur Rehman as the Supreme
Court on Friday stayed an order of the Calcutta high court virtually
stopping …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-stays-Todis-discharge-from-Rizwanur-death-trial/articleshow/6532661.cms>

High court reprieve for Sunderbans lodges

Times of India

A high court order has stalled the demolition of these structures, which
had been labelled illegal and dangerous by the Gosaba block authorities.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/High-court-reprieve-for-Sunderbans-lodges/articleshow/6533452.cms>

Lilavati trustee can travel abroad: Sessions Court

Hindustan Times

Earlier the sessions court had passed an order directing the police to not
arrest Chetan unless a 72-hour notice was served to him. The Bombay High
Court …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Lilavati-trustee-can-travel-abroad-Sessions-Court/Article1-598706.aspx>

Deserting newborn can be ground for divorce, says Supreme Court

Daily News & Analysis

After the Silvasa district court rejected his plea for divorce on the
ground of desertion in 1999, he moved the Bombay high court. The high court
ruled in …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_deserting-newborn-can-be-ground-for-divorce-says-supreme-court_1436486>

Court issues notice to defence secretary, IAF

Sify

The Delhi High Court Friday issued notices to the defence secretary and the
Indian Air Force (IAF) over a plea seeking contempt proceedings against
them for …

<http://sify.com/news/court-issues-notice-to-defence-secretary-iaf-news-national-kjkvadhdgdd.html>

RIP: Withholding Tax Debate

Moneycontrol.com

The Karnataka High Court had held that u/s 195 the payer was not entitled
to consider whether the payment was chargeable to tax in the hands of the

<http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/features/rip-withholding-tax-debate_483884.html>

Women offer namaz at Mangalore masjid, create history

Daily News & Analysis

The high court in its order delivered to the Masjid committee directed it
to allow the 15 women to pray, citing their names. But when a few women who
were …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_women-offer-namaz-at-mangalore-masjid-create-history_1436585>

Himachal High Court Restrains Oberoi’s From Converting Rs 100 Cr …

By Ravinder Makhaik

Shimla: The Himachal High Court today restrained Oberoi group company East
India Hotels (EIH) for converting Rs 100 crore debt in Mashobra Resorts Ltd
- the.

<http://himachal.us/2010/09/10/himachal-high-court-restrains-oberois-from-converting-rs-100-cr-hotel-wildflower-hall-debt-into-equity/21998/tourism/places/ravinder>

Law-in-Perspective: No interference with Expert decisions: Supreme …

By Tarun Jain

Reflecting upon consistent judicial thought in this regard, the Court
reversed the decision of the High Court to hold that the courts should
exercise restraint when interfering with the finding of the experts. …

<http://legalperspectives.blogspot.com/2010/09/no-interference-with-expert-decisions.html>

Court questions DDA on closure of sports complex for Games | Sports

By Akshita

New Delhi, Sep 10 – The Delhi High Court Friday questioned the Delhi
Development Authority (DDA) and Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna over
the Siri Fort Sports Complex being closed to its members due to the
Commonwealth Games …

<http://www.indiatalkies.com/2010/09/court-questions-dda-closure-sports-complex-games.html>

HC admits PIL on Rajarhat land allotment

Times of India

KOLKATA: Calcutta high court on Friday admitted a public interest
litigation (PIL) that alleged illegal allotment of land at Rajarhat from
the quota of …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/HC-admits-PIL-on-Rajarhat-land-allotment/articleshow/6533438.cms>

HC overturns tribunal order

Times of India

Justice RK Jain of the HC passed these orders on Friday while allowing an
appeal filed by Bindra, who had sought quashing of the order passed by the

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/HC-overturns-tribunal-order/articleshow/6534553.cms>

Four recusals later, HC hears Siri Fort plea

Times of India

NEW DELHI: After traversing through four benches of the Delhi high court, a
petition challenging the government’s decision to close Siri Fort sports
complex …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Four-recusals-later-HC-hears-Siri-Fort-plea/articleshow/6533124.cms>

No HC relief for man who raped teen neighbour

Times of India

MUMBAI: A 23-year-old man, who was convicted for raping his 13-year-old
mentally challenged neighbour, got no reprieve from the Nagpur Bench of the
Bombay …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/No-HC-relief-for-man-who-raped-teen-neighbour/articleshow/6533043.cms>

After 13 years, HC quashes appointment in Shimla MC

Indian Express

The Himachal Pradesh High Court has quashed appointment of a computer
assistant appointed by the Shimla Municipal Corporation 13 years ago. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/After-13-years–HC-quashes-appointment-in-Shimla-MC/680288>

HC pulls up Punjab govt for non-payment of compensation to land owners

Indian Express

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has pulled up the chief secretary of
Punjab for sitting over a draft of award for compensation for over three
years which …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-pulls-up-Punjab-govt-for-non-payment-of-compensation-to-land-owners/680286>

HC: Co-operative societies are public authorities, bound to give info under RTI

Indian Express

A division bench of the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday dismissed
an appeal filed by a sugar mill co-operative society, which had refused to
furnish …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC–Co-operative-societies-are-public-authorities–bound-to-give-info-under-RTI/680289>

Local surety not must for other state convicts: HC

Hindustan Times

Convicts from other states will no longer need to furnish a surety from
Maharashtra to be released on furlough, ruled the Bombay High Court on
Friday. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Local-surety-not-must-for-other-state-convicts-HC/Article1-598702.aspx>

HC asks student to do community service for harassing girl

Hindustan Times

PTI Showing leniency towards an engineering student accused of sexually
harassing a classmate, the Delhi High Court has quashed criminal
proceedings by …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-asks-student-to-do-community-service-for-harassing-girl/Article1-598594.aspx>

SC stays Calcutta HC order in favour of Tata Steel

Business Standard

PTI / New Delhi September 10, 2010, 21:45 IST The Supreme Court today
stayed the Calcutta High Court’s order permitting leading steel-maker Tata
Steel to go …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/sc-stays-calcutta-hc-order-in-favourtata-steel/108364/on>

HC refuses to stay case against Mallika Sherawat

NDTV.com

PTI The Bombay High Court has refused to stay the criminal proceedings
against actress Mallika Sherawat in a local court pertaining to alleged
obscenity by …

<http://movies.ndtv.com/movie_story.aspx?Section=Movies&ID=ENTEN20100152813&subcatg=MOVIESINDIA&keyword=bollywood&nid=51179?trendingnow>

HC nudge on Dhoni dispute

Calcutta Telegraph

The high court on Friday asked Mahendra Singh Dhoni and city-based sports
management company Gameplan to settle their dispute over the sharing of …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1100911/jsp/calcutta/story_12922855.jsp>

What MCGM doing to prevent deaths of sanitation workers: HC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 06:09 PM,Sep 10,2010 Mumbai, Sep 10 (PTI) What measures Municipal
Corporation of Greater Mumbai is taking to ensure that contract-workers
take …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/what-mcgm-doing-to-prevent-deaths-of-sanitation-workers-hc/311016.html>

SC stays HC’s order on fee reimbursement

Deccan Chronicle

The state government on Friday heaved a sigh of relief as the Supreme Court
ordered a stay on the Andhra Pradesh High Court directions to the state …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/hyderabad/sc-stays-hc%E2%80%99s-order-fee-reimbursement-598>

MCD seeks speedy possession of Bhatti Mines area

Times of India

Filing an urgent plea before HC, the civic agency said the current
situation vis-a-vis landfill sites in the capital is “alarming” as there
are only three …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/MCD-seeks-speedy-possession-of-Bhatti-Mines-area/articleshow/6533123.cms>

HC RAPS STATE GOVERNMENT AGAIN

Star of Mysore

Bangalore, Sept. 10 (KMS& DM)- Karnataka High Court, observing that a
discriminatory policy was being followed in the C and D group staff
recruitment …

<http://www.starofmysore.com/main.asp?type=news&item=25834>

Silicosis deaths: NHRC sets final deadline for state to compensate victims

Times of India

JAIPUR: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sent a fresh reminder and conditional summons to Rajasthan government for sending the compliance

chespeak: Media’s Selective Amnesia: The case of N M Siddique in …

By chespeak

The matter is pending before the NHRC and in the meanwhile another search was conducted by the police at NCHRO office in Ernakulam north, which also became a matter of another complaint to NHRC by Mr Siddique as this operation was also

HC overturns tribunal order

Times of India

Quashing the tribunal’s order, Justice Jain observed, ”This case has witnessed a see-saw as both the political aspirants have filed various petitions after

Give time-bound justice, SC tells CCI

Economic Times

The apex court partly allowed the appeal of the commission which had challenged the order of the tribunal restraining its investigation wing (DG) to inquire

MAT admits OA seeking parity in retirement age

Times of India

NAGPUR: The Nagpur bench of the Maharashtra administrative tribunal (MAT) on Thursday admitted an original application ( OA) filed by former joint director

Crime against women rising in India: NCW member

Sify

A case of violence against a woman is registered in India every three minutes and every 29 minutes a woman is raped, National Commission for Women (NCW)

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