Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Hearing a Public Interest Litigation or PIL against repeated parole granted to actor Sanjay Dutt, the Bombay High Court today said, "What is the point of rules and regulations if a convict can enjoy 105 days outside the jail?"
Cities | Bhairavi Singh | Sunday February 23, 2014
The Delhi High Court on Friday issued a notice to the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung on a Public Interest Litigation or PIL challenging the latest nursery admission guidelines which club the economically weaker sections with the category of children...
India | A Vaidyanathan | Friday January 24, 2014
The Supreme Court will today hear two Public Interest Litigation or PILs seeking action against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his 33-hour-long protest in the national capital early this week.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 17, 2014
A division bench of Justices SJ Vazifdar and BP Colabawalla heared a public interest litigation filed by one Santosh Pachlag regarding non-payment of over Rs five crore to police for security provided for IPL matches played in Navi Mumbai's DY Pat...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 22, 2013
The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a PIL accusing Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi of filing incomplete details by leaving blank the column meant for specifying marital status in the 2012 assembly polls.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 18, 2013
The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) challenging Union Cabinet's decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh to carve out a separate Telangana state.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 15, 2013
A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed before the Allahabad High Court seeking to quash the information and broadcasting ministry's "advisory" that threatened TV news channels with cancellation of their licences for comparing the prime min...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Monday October 28, 2013
The Supreme Court today rejected a public interest litigation seeking an investigation into the land deals of Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, saying that he could not be called a "sinner" just because he is linked to a politician
Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 24, 2013
The Public Interest Litigation has been filed to cancel the Formula One race at Buddh International Circuit because organisers have allegedly not paid entertainment taxes for the 2012 event.
India | Anant Zanane | Friday October 18, 2013
The Allahabad High Court has agreed to hear a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Dalit farmers to shift the venue of Narendra Modi's rally in Kanpur on Saturday. The court will hear the PIL tomorrow.
Friday September 20, 2013
The Gujarat High Court on Thursday issued a notice to Jaypee Cement and Ultra Tech Cement, which have entered into a deal for a cement factory in Kutch, Gujarat, on a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by local villagers alleging Jaypee Cement ha...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday September 2, 2013
A Public Interest Litigation filed in the Supreme Court claims that there is evidence of criminal conspiracy by two BJP parliamentarians for allegedly trying to influence the legal proceedings in the fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, who was shot...
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Friday August 9, 2013
The Bombay High Court on Thursday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) challenging the Centre's decision to provide Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) security to Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani. The court observed that the Centre...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 8, 2013
The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking the stay of the suspension and consequent issuance of charge sheet to Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Durga Shakti Nagpal.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 30, 2013
Hearing a Public Interest Litigation filed by the Cricket Association of Bihar, a division bench of Justices S J Vazifdar and M S Sonak declared the two-member BCCI probe panel "unconstitutional".
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 19, 2013
The Supreme Court today issued a notice to Uttarakhand and six other states for their alleged failure in implementing Disaster Management Act in order to handle natural catastrophe.
India | A Vaidyanathan (With PTI inputs) | Friday July 12, 2013
The Supreme Court was hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) on blocking adult sites in the country, citing rising cases of crimes against children.
Tuesday June 25, 2013
The Supreme Court today dismissed a Public Interest Litigation or PIL that asked for a ban on medicines manufactured by Ranbaxy Laboratories, India's largest drug company by sales. The petitioner had argued that selling adulterated drugs, which Ranb...
Tuesday June 25, 2013
The Supreme Court is today scheduled to hear a Public Interest Litigation or PIL that asks for a ban on medicines manufactured by Ranbaxy Laboratories, India's largest drug company by sales. The petition says that selling adulterated drugs, which Ra...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 22, 2013
A bench in Madras High Court today issued notice to IPL Chairman and BCCI President among others after a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed seeking CBI probe into spot-fixing charges in the Indian Premier League and to direct the government t...