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Supreme Court dismisses Vedanta’s plea seeking to reopen Sterlite Copper plant in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu

29-Feb-2024 - Today, the Supreme Court (SC) of India dismissed the special leave petition filed by Vedanta Limited challenging the Madras High Court’s decision dismissing a batch of pleas s...
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Grant women officers permanent commission in Indian Coast Guard, SC cautioned Centre stating “If you do not do it, we will do it”

27-Feb-2024 - In a recent legal development in a petition by Priyanka Tyagi (Short Service Appointment officer) who had been denied the opportunity to be considered for the Permanent Commission ...
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Sharing Google PIN location as a bail condition violates the Right to Privacy, Supreme Court asks Google India to explain its working

26-Feb-2024 - Recently, the Supreme Court (SC) of India was hearing an appeal filed by Nigerian National Frank Vitus, accused in a drug case, against certain conditions imposed by the Delhi...
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Rajasthan’s rule, Candidates having more than two children not eligible for government jobs is non-discriminatory and intra-vires the Constitution: SC

29-Feb-2024 - The Supreme Court (SC) of India upheld the decision of the Rajasthan High Court disqualifying a candidate from applying to a government job in Rajasthan for having more than two ch...
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SC directs the Centre to come up with a concrete proposal specifying the range of rates for hospital services or it may apply CGHS rates

29-Feb-2024 - In a recent Supreme Court (SC) order, the bench comprising Justice BR Gavai and Justice Sandeep Mehta strongly criticized the Central Government’s failure to specify the ...
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“There cannot be automatic vacation of stay,” says the Supreme Court while setting aside its 2018 Asian Resurfacing judgment

29-Feb-2024 - Today (February 29, 2024, Thursday), the Supreme Court (SC) of India set aside its 2018 Asian Resurfacing judgment and said that there cannot be automatic vacation of stay ord...
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Illegal sand mining case: SC stays the Madras HC’s order and says “persons to whom summonses have been issued are obliged to respect and respond to said summonses”

28-Feb-2024 - On 27 February 2024, the Supreme Court (SC) of India stayed the order of the Madras High Court holding the summons issued by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) against the ...
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SC issues contempt notice to Patanjali Ayurved and its MD, says, misleading advertisements regarding medicinal cures have to stop immediately

27-Feb-2024 - Today (February 27, 2024), the Supreme Court (SC) of India issued a contempt notice to Patanjali Ayurved (co-founded by Baba Ramdev) and Acharya Balakrishna (Managin...
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General Exceptions in Indian Penal Code (IPC): Part II

Published on 28-Feb-2024

In India, the Indian Penal Code, 1860 is the principal law that governs the criminal justice system consisting of 23 Chapters and 511 Sections. It was enacted on October 06, 1860, ...
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General Exceptions in Indian Penal Code (IPC): Part I

Published on 23-Feb-2024

Criminal law covers a diverse range of punishments and penalties that differ based on various situations but it is not always important to punish a person for a crime committed by ...
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The Fundamental Rights, Directive Principles of State Policy, and Fundamental Duties

Published on 21-Feb-2024

The Indian Constitution is the supreme law of the land, establishing the fundamental structure and ideals for governing the nation. In other words, it is a guide or des...
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