Q: Why did the lawyer cross the road? A: To get to the car accident on the other side.
NEWS SCAN The continuing erosion of demand for legal services continues to be a threat to traditional law firms, according to a survey of law firm leaders in which 61 percent said overcapacity is diluting profitability.Fifty-two percent of law firm leaders responding to Altman Weil’s Law
NEWS SCAN The Delhi High Court will on Thursday continue hearing a suo motu cognizance by the court seeking action by the government and civic authorities to stop spread of diseases such as dengue and chikungunya.Earlier on May 16, the High Court had pulled up the Centre, the Delhi Government and civic agencies for failing to take appropriate steps in
NEWS SCAN Following the Delhi High Court instructions that the evaluation for the class 10 and 12 board exams this year should be done as per the grace marks policy that was relevant when the students submitted the examination forms, the Centre on Thursday assured fair and
The tradition and culture of India has always put women in high esteem. Traditionally, the Indian culture shows respect for women and if we look back into history we find that women have been respected all through ages, as may also be seen from the worship of goddesses by Hindus.
NEWS SCAN Refusing to grant a stay on the cutting of trees for the Metro 3 project between Colaba and Santacruz Electronics Export Processing Zone(SEEPZ), the Bombay High Court on Wednesday, asked the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL) to file its reply to a
NEWS SCAN The Bombay High Court on Wednesday ordered that status quo be maintained on an order issued by the Mumbai collector asking the Haji Ali Dargah Trust to pay Rs 1.90 crore from the income generated by allowing mobile towers on its premises. The
NEWS SCAN MADRID: Spain’s Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09-million-euro ($2.25 million) fine imposed on Lionel Messi for tax fraud, months after the Barcelona football star lodged an appeal. The Argentina international and his father Jorge Horacio Messi were in July 2016 found guilty of using companies
NEWS SCAN KATHMANDU: Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ on Wednesday resigned after a brief stint of nine months, honouring a power sharing understanding reached between his party and the ruling partner Nepali Congress. Prachanda, 62, announced his resignation while addressing the nation in
NEWS SCAN AHMEDABAD: In a weird request under the Right to Information Act (RTI), a lawyer has asked for details about the intelligence quotient (IQ) of a sitting judge at the city sessions court. Annoyed at the judge’s courtroom behaviour and style of judicial functioning,