Belying speculations, the Election Commission on Thursday announced elections only for Himachal Pradesh, holding back Gujarat's schedule for a later date.
A single-phase election will be held for.. DNA
The two-day pan India token strike by truckers concluded on Tuesday with transporters body All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) threatening more action after Deepavali if the issues raised by it.. Deccan Herald
Making consumer the king, Union Cabinet will soon give its nod to a bill that seeks to bring sweeping changes in the existing consumber protection law and prescribe graded punishment for manufacturers,.. DNA
The number of pending cases in the Supreme Court and the 24 high courts has gone down in the past three years but the pendency has seen an upward swing in the lower judiciary. According to Law Ministry.. All India Radio Also reported by •Deccan Herald
A collective of transgender rights activists has written to Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad objecting to the ministry's removal of provisions granting protection to transgender people under the Code.. DNA
An armyman's wife is entitled to be enrolled as a service voter, but a woman army officer's husband is not, according to provisions in the electoral law.
But this may change in the coming months as.. DNA
Government has said the possession and sale of fireworks of foreign origin is illegal and punishable under the Law. Ministry of Commerce and Industry in a release said, the information about possession.. All India Radio
The Defence Ministry has decided to seek clarification from the CBI about whether the UPA government had prevented it from challenging the quashing of charge sheets in the Bofors case by the Delhi High.. Deccan Herald
A much-anticipated report of the Law Commission on the uniform civil code is likely to be submitted to the government next year, a senior functionary of the panel has said.
The commission was asked.. Deccan Herald
The Law Commission of India has deferred submission of its report on the crucial Uniform Civil Code until the next year. After Supreme Court's landmark judgement on banning instant triple talaq, it was.. DNA
Through the example of Tamil Nadu, the Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday made it amply clear that all states will have to adhere to the rules regarding common medical entrance exam. The apex court stated.. DNA
The Centre is unlikely to rush into getting Parliament to pass a legislation following the Supreme Courts verdict declaring Islamic instant divorce law as arbitrary and unconstitutional.
Rather, the.. Deccan Herald
The Law Ministry has introduced several reforms such as pro bono legal services and digital courts to ensure speedier disposal of cases. Is this enough? DNA looks at the ministry's hits and misses and.. DNA
The law ministry has asked government departments to go for online arbitration to fast track dispute resolution and bring down government litigation which constitutes nearly 46% of about three crore.. IndiaTimes