Eminent jurists like Soli Sorabjee and Fali Nariman and some ex-judges did not find fault with today's decision of Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu rejecting the impeachment notice against Chief.. DNA - Published
The Rajasthan University will not be conducting M.Phil examination at as many as 34 centres and departments this year due to lack of permanent faculty.
The MPAT-2017, which is the entrance exam for.. DNA - Published
Under fire, Bar Association of Kathua (BAK) on Friday distanced itself from the 'Hindu Ekta Manch' and claimed that the lawyers never obstructed the Crime Branch from filling the charge sheet in the.. DNA - Published
The Supreme Court has directed the Bar Council of India to submit its panel's report over the conduct of lawyers from Jammu High Court Bar Association and other local associations over the Kathua rape.. Firstpost - Published
A section of lawyers from an organisation named 'Lawyers for Democracy and Rule of Law' took out a silent protest, walking peacefully from the Supreme Court of India to the office of the Bar Council of.. Firstpost - Published
The Supreme Court has issued notice to the Jammu and Kashmir state government and sought a reply on Kathua rape and murder case plea filed by the victim's father.
The court has asked the Mehbooba.. DNA - Published
In a stinging attack, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the string of heinous crimes involving minor girls.
‘PM should fast track these cases and.. DNA - Published
A shutdown called by a section of social media users against the rape and murder of a girl in Jammu and Kashmir derailed normal life in parts of Kerala. Police took several protesters into custody. The.. Mid-Day - Published
The father of the girl brutally gangraped in murdered in Kathua has approached the Supreme Court seeking the transfer of the case outside Jammu and Kashmir.
The father of the victim has sought.. DNA - Published
The Bar Council of India (BCI) will cancel licences of advocates who were accused of preventing the police in Kathua from filing the chargesheet accusing eight in the horrific gangrape and murder of an.. DNA - Published
The trial in the gruesome Kathua rape and murder case begins today against eight accused who allegedly held an eight-year-old girl in captivity in a small village temple in Kathua district for a week.. DNA - Published
Amid raging protests over barbaric Kathua gangrape and murder, the Bar Council of India on Sunday decided to send a five-member team to the town to probe the lawyers’ conduct.
Here are 10 major.. DNA - Published
The Supreme Court today directed members of the bar not to obstruct judicial proceedings in the Kathua gangrape and murder case in Jammu and Kashmir as it took note of lawyers obstructing the victim's.. All India Radio - Published
Lawyers cannot obstruct access to justice, the Supreme Court said on Friday, while taking suo motu cognizance of developments surrounding the horrific Kathua rape and murder case.
Lawyers of Jammu.. DNA - Published
Supreme Court today issued notice to the Bar Council of India and locals bars in Jammu over a plea against lawyers allegedly blocking filing of chargesheet in the case of gangrape and killing of an.. DNA - Published
The Supreme Court on Friday took suo motu cognisance of protests and strike by Kathua lawyers in the wake of rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl, asking them to conduct themselves and not.. Deccan Herald - Published
The Supreme Court on Friday asked a lawyer to bring materials on record to take judicial note of a strike call given by Kathua and Jammu and Kashmir bar associations in relation to the gangrape and.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald
-*What are the issues regarding **operation** of courses under Self Finance Scheme?*-
The biggest problem is with running the Self Finance Scheme courses. The issue is with three year evening law.. DNA - Published
A BJP Delhi Spokesperson had earlier made a plea to the Bar Council of India through a letter to consider debarment of Members of Parliament and Members of Legislative Assembly from practicing as.. Mondaq - Published
"Without an independent Bar, it would be futile and fanciful to think about an independent judiciary," said senior advocate Indira Jaising at a recent public talk on the crisis that India's.. Firstpost - Published
The Bar Council of India (BCI) has decided to allow members of Parliament and legislative assemblies to practise as advocates, but said that those who move an impeachment motion against any judge of.. IndiaTimes - Published
Taking positive cues from overseas markets, silver prices moved up by 0.40 per cent to Rs 38,977 per kg in futures trade today as participants built up fresh positions. At the Multi Commodity Exchange,.. Mid-Day - Published
Foreign law firms and lawyers cannot set up shop in India, the *Supreme Court* decreed on Tuesday. However, foreign law firms and lawyers may "fly in and fly out" to advise clients on international law.. DNA - Published
*Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. (SAM & Co.)* won the inaugural edition of *Suresh and Bharati Shroff Memorial T20 Cricket League*. Sent to bat by the *Bar Council of India (BCI)* cricket team, the.. NewsVoir - Published
The Supreme Court on Tuesday held that foreign lawyers and firms cannot practice law in India.
Neither can they get involved in non-litigation works like consultancy, the top court ruled.
A bench.. Deccan Herald - Published
University of Rajasthan, on Monday, released a clarification stating that students currently studying in Five-Year Law College will get valid degrees, once they graduate.
This clarification came as.. DNA - Published
The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Bar Council of India (BCI) on a plea for ban on lawmakers from practising as advocates.
A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M.. Deccan Herald - Published
The future of first year and second year law students at University of Rajasthan is in limbo as the Bar Council of India (BCI) had only approved the courses till 2014-15.
According to the show cause.. DNA - Published
The Five Year Law College at University of Rajasthan may discontinue its BA-LLB course from the coming session.
This comes in response to the show cause notice received by the institution by the Bar.. DNA - Published
The Delhi High Court today put on hold a direction of the Bar Council of India (BCI), to the Gujarat Bar Council to start disciplinary proceedings against senior advocate Dushyant Dave for statements.. All India Radio - Published
The search has been termed 'highly unusual' by industry watchers, as legal firms are considered to be repositories of corporate secrets and information. "It is an encroachment into the lawyer's office.. IndiaTimes - Published
Citing Rule 49 of Bar Council of India, the regulatory body for lawyers, petitioner Ashwini Upadhyay said no salaried person can practise law even if he had professional qualification and.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Supreme Court has said that a lawyer, who plays fraud with the Constitution and goes on to cheat his client, does not have a right to practice in courts.
A person who dupes his clients cannot be.. Deccan Herald - Published
The plea, which is likely come up for hearing in the apex court during the week, has sought setting aside of the Bar Council of India (BCI) rules prohibiting public servants in general from practising.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Madras High Court today made it clear that state bar councils have the power to frame rules, subject to the condition that these are to have effect only on approval by the Bar Council of.. DNA - Published
A plea was made to the BCI by a BJP Delhi Spokesperson, through a letter to consider debarment of MPs and MLAs from practicing as advocates as they are public servants already and cannot sail in two.. Mondaq - Published
Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Thursdayday held a meeting with four senior-most Supreme Court judges to resolve issues raised by them during a press conference on January 12.
The meeting.. DNA - Published
The crisis in the Supreme Court seems to be far from over with Attorney General K K Venugopal today saying the matter seems to be unresolved and Supreme Court Bar Association President Vikas Singh.. Deccan Herald - Published
The crisis in the Supreme Court over complaints against the chief justice seemed far from over despite optimism expressed a day earlier by top legal bodies, amid fresh hopes today of a resolution by.. Deccan Herald - Published
The Bar Council of India (BCI) today said the crisis, which had erupted after four top Supreme Court judges came out openly against allocation of cases by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, has been.. Deccan Herald - Published