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‘Legal opinion sought on action against firm’

Mayor Kavita Sanil said on Thursday that legal opinion is being taken on the action that can be taken against Antony Waste Handling Cell Private Limited for abruptly stopping door-to-door garbage collection on two occasions recently. Civic workers and drivers working for the private firm

Supreme Court to examine validity of British-era Parsi personal law

After declaring instant triple talaq, practised in Muslim community, as unconstitutional, the Supreme Court on Friday decided to examine validity of of various provisions of Parsi Marriage and Divorce Act which force estranged couples of the community to go through a torturous exercise to get divorce. The procedure under

PILs being misused, time to revisit the concept, says SC

Expressing concern over misuse of Public Interest Litigation, the Supreme Court on Friday said it is high time to revisit the concept as court proceedings were being abused in the name of public interest for publicity and political gains. A bench of Justices A K Sikri