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Is it 'India' or 'Bharat' or both?

Social activist Niranjan Bhatwal from Maharashtra has moved a Public Interest Litigation in the Supreme Court seeking that the country be called 'Bharat', and not 'India' as the latter is of......

PIL activists should declare source of funds: Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said it should be mandatory for those filing public interest litigations against the government on development projects to declare their source of......

India's Daughter: HC refuses urgent hearing on PIL to lift ban

The Delhi high court on Monday refused to give urgent hearing to a public interest litigation seeking lifting of the ban on telecast of a controversial documentary featuring an interview of one of......

SC notice to Centre on PIL for precautions against Ebola

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Centre on a Public Interest Litigation seeking immediate steps for proper screening of international flyers coming to India from Ebola......

SC seeks response from Centre, EC on PIL to ensure maximum voting

The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre and the Election Commission on a Public Interest Litigation seeking a direction to them to frame of guidelines to ensure that more......

Jousting over Jaipur's jewel

A legal tussle is currently on between a civil society group led by a professor, ostensibly working to further public interest, on the one hand, and the state government and an influential but......

Saradha chit fund case: SC notice to Centre, Bengal for CBI probe

The Supreme Court on Thursday issued notice to the Centre and West Bengal government on a public interest litigation seeking CBI probe in Saradha chit fund scam. A bench of Chief Justice Altamas......

Substandard drugs: SC's clean chit to Ranbaxy

Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed public interest litigation filed against Ranbaxy for allegedly manufacturing and selling substandard drugs in India. The petitioner failed to bring in evidence......

Are consumer courts FRIENDLY enough?

Recently, the Karnataka high court issued a notice to the government on a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking a directive for filling up vacancies in the Consumer Commission and several......

Air India under Supreme Court scanner

The Supreme Court has admitted for hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) alleging a major scam during the tenure of Praful Patel as the Civil Aviation Minister in the UPA-I government.The PIL......

PIL seeks inquiry into IPL malpractices

A public interest litigation seeking direction to initiate an inquiry into money laundering and match-fixing in the Indian Premier League was filed in the Karnataka high court on Tuesday.The matter......

'The IPL has simply followed its parent body'

In 2000, he filed a public interest litigation (PIL) against the Board of Control For Cricket in India (BCCI), forcing the mighty body to become more accountable and transparent.Ten10 years later,......

PIL filed for safety of Indian cricketers

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking adequate security for the Indian cricket team touring Sri Lanka for the tri-nation series was filed in the Supreme Court on Thursday.The PIL filed by......
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Court seeks ED report on Amar Singh's donation

The Allahabad High Court has sought a detailed report from the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on the Rs.25 crore donation former Samajwadi Party... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/499064/court-seeks-ed-report-amar.html
HC verdict on challenge to Maha ban on out-of-court resolving of Domestic Violence disputes

Bombay high court will pronounce today its verdict on a suo motu public interest litigation challenging a July 24, 2014 circular which prohibits... ...

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Police say couples behaved indecently in open, Bombay High Court asks state to conduct probe

IN its reply to a public interest litigation (PIL) related to police raids on hotels on the Madh-Marve beach, the Mumbai police Thursday denied... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/hotel-raids-police-say-couples-behaved-indecently-in-open-bombay-high-court-asks-state-to-conduct-probe/
Call for camps for D-voters

Altamas Kabir Silchar, Sept. 2: Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir has said that keeping suspected D-voters along with other criminals... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150903/jsp/northeast/story_40457.jsp
HC notice on PIL for safety norms

A public interest litigation moved in the Delhi High Court has raised the issue of installation of electric poles in the Capital without following... ...

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