Page-2 of Law in India Current Affairs, GK & News
The 4th South-Asian Speaker’s Summit was recently held in Male, Maldives. The summit was meant to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) but Pakistan tried to raise the issue of abrogation of Article 370 provisions on Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) despite not being part of the agenda. The Indian delegation in the summit was represented by ..
Category: Summits and Conferences
Topics: Article 370 of the Constitution of India • Geography of Asia • Government of India • Indian revocation of Jammu and Kashmir's special status • Jammu and Kashmir • Law in India • Lok Sabha • Parliament of India
In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court has recently held that a judicial magistrate can order an accused to give his voice samples even against his consent in the course of a criminal investigation. This judgment was rendered by a Bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and comprising Justices Deepak Gupta and ..
Topics: Chief Justice of India • Code of Criminal Procedure • Gogoi • Government of India • Judiciary of India • Law in India • Legal professions • Magistrate • Ranjan Gogoi • Sanjiv Khanna • Supreme Court of India
President Ramnath Kovind has approved the Supreme Court (Number of Judges) Amendment Bill, 2019 which seeks to increase the number of judges in the top court from the present 31 to 34 (including chief justice). Supreme Court (Number of Judges) Act The Supreme Court (Number of Judges) Amendment Bill, 2019 amends the Supreme Court (Number ..
Topics: Chief Justice of India • Courts • Georgia Court of Appeals • Government • Law in India • National Judicial Appointments Commission • Supreme court • Supreme Court (Number of Judges) Act • Supreme Court of Canada • Supreme Court of India • Supreme Court of Israel • Supreme Court of Pakistan • Supreme Court of the United States
Justice Arjan Kumar Sikri, the former judge of Supreme Court of India (SCI), has been appointed as the chairperson of News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) by the News Broadcasters Association (NBA). He will succeed Justice (Retd.) R. V. Raveendran, and will assume the office of Chairperson of NBSA on May 26. This is an honorary ..
Topics: Arjan • Arjan Kumar Sikri • High Courts of India • Judiciary of India • Law in India • News Broadcasters Association • Puisne • Puisne judge • R. V. Raveendran • Sikri • Supreme court • Supreme Court of India
Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal which has challenged the constitutional authenticity of an ordinance which makes the practice of instant triple talaq a punishable offence. The bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi dismissed the plea of a Kerala-based outfit and said it will not like to interfere. The Muslim Women Ordinance ..
Topics: Divorce in Islam • Islam in India • Judges • Judiciary of India • Law in India • Marriage in Islam • Ranjan Gogoi • Supreme Court of India • The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill • Triple talaq in India • Women's rights in India