Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Ministry of Law and Justice


Govt stand: Personal law review only if ‘sizeable majority’ seek change

July 31, 2022 9:26 am

Need to see if Goa’s Portuguese-era common law requires review: Centre

Amid appointments impasse, virtual courts, new Law Minister Kiren Rijiju signs in

July 09, 2021 2:37 am

“Although I have a law degree, I have done my LLB from Campus Law Centre…but I don’t have much experience in legal matters because I was never in the profession,” Rijiju told reporters.

'Sad day for cinema': Film Certification Appellate Tribunal abolished, Vishal Bhardwaj, Richa Chadha, Hansal Mehta criticise move

April 08, 2021 12:04 pm

With Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) being abolished, film producers distressed with CBFC not granting them a certificate, will now have to approach the high court directly.

President gives assent to Whistleblowers Act

May 13, 2014 11:13 pm

The act also lays down punishment of up to two years in prison and a fine of up to Rs 30,000 for false or frivolous complaints.

National Lok Adalat on Nov 23

October 01, 2013 2:33 am

Ministry of Law and Justice has appreciated the work being done by SLSA member secretaries to ensure the success of Lok Adalats in promoting amicable and quick disposal of cases.

Telangana draft ready,Law to vet before Cabinet

September 03, 2013 1:06 am

Sushil Kumar Shinde also confirmed that the process for creation of Telangana is in fast track mode.

Petition for Army Tribunal under Law Ministry: HC issues notices to Centre

May 31, 2012 3:35 am

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday issued notices to Ministry of Law and Justice and Ministry of Defence on a public interest litigation filed by Panchkula based lawyer Navdeep.

Katju,Sripurkar among judges who were superseded: Ministry

April 08, 2011 3:42 am

The Chief Justices,based on their seniority,are selected for elevation to the apex court by the collegium

Process to raise retirement age of HC judges starts

June 10, 2010 12:50 am

After years of deliberations,the Ministry of Law and Justice has finally initiated the process of increasing the retirement age of judges of the High Courts...