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Delhi Tribunal hails homemaker, awards Rs 19L to Kin

NEWS SCAN A wife or a mother does not work by the clock,” a court observed while recognising the contribution of a homemaker, who died in an accident five years ago, and quantified Rs 19 lakh as compensation towards “loss of love and affection” for

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Brazil federal police find evidence of president receiving bribes

NEWS SCAN Brazilizn federal police announced on Tuesday that they found evidence that President Michel Temer  received bribes to help businesses. Temer has been under investigation since a wealthy businessman provided testimony implicating Temer in a bribery scandal and alleging Temer took endorsement hush money.

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Indemnification for Bribery charges

Under the FCPA, a buyer can be held liable for the violations of the FCPA by the acquired company if such violations were relatively evident and the buyer did not undertake an investigation that would establish facts to the contrary. The possibility of a government

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SC to review practice of summary proceedings

NEWS SCAN NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court passes one line order —”Delay condoned. Dismissed” — in numerous civil and criminal cases, but it leaves death row convicts in the lurch as they lose the final legal battle for life in the last court of appeal

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INFORMATION AND TECHNOLOGY RULES

The Government had notified four sets of Rules under the Information Technology Act, 2000 on April 11, 2011. A copy of the Rules as notified and the PRS Rules and Regulations Review can be downloaded here. Key Features of the Rules Four sets of Rules

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  INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT AND STRENGTHENING OF SUBORDINATE COURTS

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice presented its report on Infrastructure Development and Strengthening of Subordinate Courts on February 6, 2014. Land and funding availability: The Committee noted that states are responsible for identifying and providing suitable land for construction

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Kiran Bedi tries to cut Puducherry CM’s financial powers

NEWS SCAN Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi has issued an order withdrawing the financial powers of Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, according to reports. The order transfers the powers to the Chief Secretary, who until now has no say in financial matters. The order was issued