The Right to Privacy in India An Overview

The most simple definition of privacy was given by Judge Thomas Cooley in Olmstead v. United States, he called it as, “the right to be let alone”. Privacy is the ability of an individual or a group to keep their lives and personal affairs out

CBI court summons 5 more in coal block scam

NEWS SCAN NEW DELHI: A special CBIcourt issued summons on Friday to five new people including Jindal Steel’s advisor Anand Goel after their names emerged in the CBI chargesheet in a coal block allocation case against former Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindaland others. After considering the chargesheet filed

C.S. Vaidyanathan, Senior Advocate

After completing law at the age of nineteen and a half years, Mr.Vaidyanathan could not enroll himself as a lawyer, as the required age for enrollment with the bar was twenty years or above. Therefore, he joined a masters course in Law and Social Work.

Delhi HC to hear plea seeking coloured photos on EVMs

NEWS SCAN The Delhi High Court will today hear a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking direction to the Election Commission of India (ECI) and Delhi state Election Commission for inclusion of coloured photos in the upcoming Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls. The high court on March 20 adjourned the hearing of the petition.On March 16, the high court disposed off the pleas seeking to nullify

Humour – An airliner

An airliner was having engine trouble and the pilot instructed the cabin crew to have the passengers take their seats and get prepared for an emergency landing.  A few minutes later, the pilot asked the flight attendants if everyone was buckled in and ready.  “All

Jammu-Srinagar Highway Partially Opened

NEWS SCAN Only one-way traffic was allowed to move on the Jammu-Srinagar highway on  due to bottle-necks at many places, a traffic department official said. Traffic was allowed to move from Srinagar to Jammu.”No traffic movement will be permitted from the opposite direction. This restriction

Notes on supreme court judgements

Tekan Alias Tekram v. State of Madhya Pradesh Date of Judgment: 11.02.2016 Bench: Justice M.Y. Iqbal, Arun Mishra This case has come up before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India by way of criminal appeal preferred by the Accused/ appellant against the judgment and order passed