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Insensitive Reporting on Sushant Singh Rajputs Death: NBSA Imposes Rupees One Lakh Fine on AajTak, asks Zee News, and two other News Channels to Apologize

The News Broadcasting Standards Authority has directed electronic news channels, Aaj Tak, Zee News, News 24 and India TV to air an apology for insensitive reporting and sensationalizing the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. The self-governing authority has censured Aaj Tak, Zee News and News 24 channels for running insensitive Tag Lines that had… Continue reading Insensitive Reporting on Sushant Singh Rajputs Death: NBSA Imposes Rupees One Lakh Fine on AajTak, asks Zee News, and two other News Channels to Apologize

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PUBG Unban: PUBG Corp Looking For Indian Partner to Revive Popular Mobile Game in India

Following an order by the Indian government to ban 118 Chinese apps in the country, the popular battle royale game PUBG Mobile was pulled down from prominent app stores. While the Indian gaming community hasn’t taken this well, PUBG Corp finally stepped in with an official statement, giving hope to its fans. The original internal… Continue reading PUBG Unban: PUBG Corp Looking For Indian Partner to Revive Popular Mobile Game in India

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PUBG Mobile banned in India along with 118 other mobile apps

Indian government on Wednesday banned more than 100 mobile application including widely popular mobile game PUBG. Total 118 apps have been banned by the ministry of information and technology, according to the statement. The latest development comes at the backdrop of India and China tension over border row in Ladakh. Earlier in June, the government… Continue reading PUBG Mobile banned in India along with 118 other mobile apps

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Allahabad HC orders Dr Kafeel Khan’s release, sets aside detention order under NSA

The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday dropped charges under National Security Act against Dr Kafeel Khan, the pediatrician directing his immediate release. Dr Kafeel Khan has been incarcerated in Mathura jail for the last six months.  The HC bench comprising Chief Justice Govind Marhur and Justice Saumitra Dayal Singh cancelled his detention in a habeaus… Continue reading Allahabad HC orders Dr Kafeel Khan’s release, sets aside detention order under NSA

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Sc disposes off the petition for conducting final semester exams

On Friday, 28th August, the Supreme Court disposed off the petitions challenging the guidelines that had been issued by the University Grants Commission (UGC) for conducting final semester exams by 30th September. The bench comprising Justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash Reddy and M R Shah gave the following orders: The Bench had refused the prayer… Continue reading Sc disposes off the petition for conducting final semester exams

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DAHD mulls over change in penalty in Prevention of Animal Cruelty,1960

Union Animal Husbandry and Dairying Secretary, Atul Chaturvedi appears to be mulling over Section 11 Sub Section (1) of Prevention of Animal Cruelty Act, 1960 that provides the penalty for inflicting any form of cruelty on animals to be not less than Rs 10 and not more than Rs 50. He has expressed that his… Continue reading DAHD mulls over change in penalty in Prevention of Animal Cruelty,1960

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SC Dismisses Homeo-treatment PIL

The Supreme Court, on Friday, dismissed a Public Interest Litigation filed by two homeopathic physicians, Dr Ravi M Nair and Dr Asok Kumar Das, seeking permission to treat mild COVID 19 cases with homeopathic treatment and intense cases with homeopathy and add on therapy. The plea states the arbitrary delay as a violation of Article… Continue reading SC Dismisses Homeo-treatment PIL

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BHRC Issues Statement Raising Concerns Regarding Conviction of Adv. Prashant Bhushan

Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales, working on challenging human rights violations, protecting lawyers, judges, social rights activists, and journalists, etc., on the 19th of August raised concerns over the Supreme Court’s judgment convicting Advocate Prashant Bhushan of contempt of court over his two tweets. BHRC has issued a statement saying the August… Continue reading BHRC Issues Statement Raising Concerns Regarding Conviction of Adv. Prashant Bhushan