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HC dismisses PIL for law banning cow slaughter, beef sale

The Delhi high court on Friday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation seeking enactment of a law prohibiting slaughter of cows and sale of beef and such products across the national capital region,......

'Santa Banta' jokes under Supreme Court scanner

The "Santa Banta" jokes on Friday came under the lens of the Supreme Court which agreed to hear a public interest litigation seeking ban websites on sardar jokes by a month. The petition said the......

Delhi HC seeks details of funds released for dengue control

The Delhi high court on Monday sought response of the Aam Aadmi Party government on a public interest litigation seeking direction to immediately release funds allocated for malaria and dengue......

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......

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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SC says will hear all those affected by the case

Court is considering PIL seeking probe by CBI or special investigation team probe into documents that allegedly revealed firm had exchanged... ...
SC seeks response from government, CBI on Essar email leak

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the central government and the CBI to respond to a plea by NGO Centre for Public Interest Litigation (CPIL)... ...
HC asks UP to reply on PIL seeking removal of officiating

Chairman of state PSC Allahabad, Nov 26 (PTI) The Allahabad High Court today asked Uttar Pradesh government to file its counter-affidavit on a... ...
Bombay High Court directs special drive against illegal hoardings in Maharashtra

The judges asked the civic bodies to give wide publicity to the grievance redressal mechanism adopted to remove illegal hoardings such as e-mails,... ...
FTC Halts Bogus Envelope-Stuffing Scam

At the Federal Trade Commission's request, a federal court has halted a nationwide work-at-home scam that took more than $7 million from tens of... ...

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