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CJI SA Bobde Recommends Justice NV Ramana for the post of Chief Justice

The current Chief Justice of India, Justice S.A.Bobde’s retirement comes close on April 23rd 2021. He has recommended Justice Ramana, aged born in an agricultural family in Ponnavaram Village, in Andhra Pradesh’s Krishna district as his replacement. There is an absence of a constitutional provision relating to the procedure and hence the appointment relies on custom and convention. Article 124(1) […]

Bombay HC allows man to turn in evidence against wife’s charge of impotency at the appellate stage

In Borivli Madras, a 38-year-old wife, filed for divorce in a civil court to annul her marriage of one year claiming her husband’s alleged impotency as the ground for the same. The wife’s claim of husband’s impotence was inferred  by the Civil Court in an adverse manner, as the doctor failed to produce a medical certificate asserting the claim of […]

“Because of shortcut in filing a petition, sec 97 of the CrPC has become a dead letter”: SC

Section 97 of the Criminal Procedure Code provides that if any District Magistrate, Sub-divisional Magistrate or Magistrate of the first class has reason to believe that any person confined under such circumstances that the confinement amounts to an offence, he may issue a search-warrant.  the person to whom such warrant is directed may search for the person so confined; and […]

DELHI HC ORDERS INQUIRY AND FIR FOR PROVIDING FAKE COVID POSITIVE CERTIFICATE FOR SEEKING INTERIM BAIL

The Delhi High Court directed the Judicial Magistrate to enquire and file an FIR against the Petitioner, petitioner’s nephew, police authority, hospital assistant and the counsel. The petitioner had misrepresented the Delhi High Court for seeking bail extension by producing false and fabricated Covid-19 certificates, and tried to encash the empathetic and compassionate empathy of the Court to him as […]

AMAZON SERVED BY SGPC NOTICE FOR SELLING SACRED SIKHS TEXT ONLINE

E-commerce giant Amazon, an online store has been served a legal notice from Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) yesterday for selling of holy books Guru Granth Sahib and Gutka Sahib. PTI reported that SGPC chief secretary Harjinder Singh Dhami about the incident said that the Sikh community has huge respect and devotion for Gurbani there is “outrage” among them over […]