Physical Proceedings Shall Start With Limited Hearings And Proper Safety Measures Shall Be Taken For The Safety

In August 2020, a Seven-judge bench of the Supreme Court has decided the resumption of physical hearing in the courts across the country. The Supreme Court has issued standard guidelines for the physical hearing of matters in the courts. The hearing shall presume in such a manner that 3 court-rooms shall start off and shall be increased or decreased according to the situation of the court. Some important questions related to the physical hearing were also answered. Who can enter the court? Only a limited number of Advocates case related…

TELANGANA HC DISMISSES PLEA SEEKING THE PERMISSION TO CARRY BIBIKA AALM JULOOS

The writ petition   No.13608 of 2020 for Bibika Alam Juloos starting from Alawa Bibi to Almas Mosque has been dismissed by the HC of Telangana. It has been observed that the right to profess, practise one’s religion is not an absolute fundamental right, it can be subjected to certain reasonable restrictions based on public order, morality and health (Article 25 of Indian Constitution). The Writ of Mandamus was originally filed by M/S Fatima Seva Dal Society under Article 226 of the Indian Constitution to have the permission to carry…

NEET deadline extended by Punjab & Haryana High Court

In Abhay Mohan v. Union of India and others, the Punjab Haryana High Court were hearing the grievance of the petitioner that he was not able to apply for NEET (UG), 2020 as he had already taken admission in Carleton College, Northfield, MN, the USA commencing in September 2020. When he was mulling his options, the student saw a tweet by Education Minister Mr Ramesh Pokhriyal extending the deadline for online applications to take this year’s the JEE (Main) Examination under following terms- “Students who dropped the idea to study…

Candidates entitled to seek copies of their answer scripts by Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC)

The High Court of Karnataka has declared that a candidate who has appeared for examination conducted by a public service commission can seek copies of his/her own evaluated answer scripts along with the marks allotted to each question under the Right to Information (RTI) Act. However, while issuing copies of the answer scripts and the information sought, certain safeguards are to be followed namely identity of the examiner should not to be revealed and has to be masked, the court said while making it clear that a candidate cannot seek…

Internship Opportunity- Indian National Bar Association

Internship Program The Internship program requires you to explain various provisions, statutes and Indian Laws with a contemporary reference in the form of a blog post which will serve as a free source of legal knowledge of layman. The article should fall within any of the following heads: Law Statute: Bare Acts Summarized Socio-Legal/Current Affairs Latest Amendments Redundant Laws which need to be amended. Contemporary Issues Legal News Analysis of provisions/explanations The Internship will span for a period of one month (minimum of 6 articles) requiring the interns to write…

CCI ONLINE INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME FROM OCTOBER TO DECEMBER 2020

In view of Covid-19 pandemic, the regular CCI internship programme has been suspended for the time being. However, for the benefit of students, the Commission commenced an online internship programme from May 2020 which will continue beyond September and up toDecember 2020. For Online Internships of October 2020 to December 2020, eligible applicants whose applications received by 1st of the preceding month shall only be considered. For instance, applicants who intend to apply for the November 2020 internship must submit their applications online by 01.10.2020. However, the applicants intend to…

CALL FOR INTERNS- Gujarat Maritime University, Gandhinagar

CALL FOR INTERNS PURPOSE: An internship is an opportunity for a student to secure first hand and practical work experience under the guidance of a qualified and experienced Supervisor/Mentor. It also aims at active participation in the learning process through experimentation and putting into practice the knowledge acquired in the classrooms. Gujarat Maritime University (GMU), an endeavour by Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB), the state regulator for the ports and maritime activities in Gujarat. The University has been conceived by visionaries to address the burgeoning need of skilled the workforce in…