A Madras High Court ruling directing the rapist to mediate with the victim has sparked debate and outrage in the legal fraternity. Many legal experts are of the opinion that mediation is only for minor compoundable offense should not be allowed in heinous criminal offences like rape or murder. According to the legal experts the high court had no power to overwrite expressed provisions of law and that "rape survivors needs justice instead of sympathy".
Illegitimate trading in wildlife is an illegal offence under the wildlife protection act and if convicted it can lead to imprisoned for up to 10 years. Illegitimate trading in wildlife is an illegal offence under the wildlife protection act and if convicted it can lead to imprisoned for up to 10 years. Possessing a wildlife item; even as a part of ancestral /family inheritance without a license is a crime.
A number of Chinese nationals have penetrated the US government, corporate houses and campuses allegedly to steal intellectual property and trade secrets
While Sanofi does not admit or deny anything then-- why did it offer to pay $25 m and why did the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and department of Justice agree to drop charges of corruption and unfair business practices against its subsidiaries in Kazakhstan and Middle East?
A total of 1,731 -- almost five people per day died in police custody in India during 2019. According to the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB), 1,022 deaths in police custody were reported from 2000-2016 but only 428 FIRs were filed, and just 5% policemen were finally convicted.
The five Sikh militants-- armed with knives --took control of the aircraft and made it land in Lahore. Their leader Gajender Singh -- negotiated with Natwar Singh- the then Indian ambassador in Pakistan for the release of Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale and $ 5, 00,000 in cash. One of the hijackers cut his palm with a kirpan to show that he was serious and threatened to detonate grenades -- which later turned out to be guavas wrapped in newspaper.
The Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI)) has registered a case against an Ahmadabad firm on for committing an alleged fraud to the tune of Rs....
Even though Vikas has not finalized his cast, a photo of actor Akshay Kumar in the get-up of Vikas Dubey flaunting a paunch has gone viral.
There is no provision under the law which makes prostitution per se a criminal offence or punishes a person because she indulges in prostitution
Gaming is a state subject in India. Each state is supposed to frame and implement its own anti-gaming laws. In July 2018, the Law Commission 276th report stated – “legalizing betting and gambling is not desirable in India". Still, no state came forward to ban online gaming. This inaction is leading to a rampant increase in illegal gambling and black-money. Though it is not possible to ban betting and gambling altogether, effective regulation is the only way out.
Pandey had created a number of companies in the name of his family members for issuing fake invoices without any actual supply of goods/services.