Botswana decriminalises homosexuality

Botswana High Court decriminalises homosexuality In a major victory for gay rights campaigners in Africa, Botswana’s High Court on Tuesday overruled a colonial-era law that criminalised homosexuality in the country. Under Section 164 of Botswana’s Penal Code, homosexuality was an…

SC issues notice to Centre to on plea seeking guidelines for online streaming

Supreme Court notice to center on plea seeking guidelines for online streaming The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the center on a plea seeking framing of guidelines by the government to regulate online media streaming platforms like…

Chowksi approaches Bombay HC for not considering his plea to return

Mehul Chowksi moves Bombay HC over non-consideration of plea on inability to return Fugitive diamond merchant Mehul Chowksi on Wednesday approached the Bombay High Court over the non-consideration of his plea regarding his inability to return to India due to…

Bytedance’s prayer answered: TikTok remains

TikTok’s parent company Bytedance’s court filling said that India’s ban resulted in “financial losses” of up to $500,000 a day and put more than 250 jobs at risk.

Madras HC ban TikTok by saying its “Encouraging Pornography”

Madras HC directs Centre to ban TikTok app The Madras High Court on Wednesday passed an order directing the Centre to ban the downloading of the mobile application TikTok. TikTok is a Chinese app which allows users to create short…

Lalu Yadav’s bail plea to SC, CBI’s response awaited

Fodder scam: Supreme Court seeks CBI’s response on Lalu Yadav’s bail plea filed by RJD The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on a bail plea filed by Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief…

Apollo Hospital petition rejected in Jayalalithaa’s death case

Jayalalithaa Death: Court rejects Apollo’s petition seeking stay on probe panel’s proceedings. Madras High Court on Monday rejected a petition filed by Apollo hospital seeking a stay on the Justice Arumughaswamy Commission’s proceedings until a medical board is formed in…

Now transgenders can invoke section 354A of IPC

Section 354A of the IPC(Indian Penal Code) deals with sexual harassment and punishment for sexual harassment.-Delhi High Court The court was hearing a petition by a transgender student who wanted to lodge a complaint against male students who allegedly sexually…

Delhi H.C. ordered immediate release of ‘Tandoor Murder Case’ convict Sushil Sharma

Delhi High Court has asked to release Sushil Shama Delhi High Court has finally ordered to release Sushil Sharma, a former politician who was in jail since 1995 accused of famous Tandoor Kand. On 2 July 1995, Naina Sahni Sharma was shot…