Supreme Court of India

Chargesheets against 255 High Officials for Corruption

By- Staff Reporter | Date- March 08, 2012 Advertisements In a development that may expose many high level corruption cases, The Court of Special Judge, Assam (Guwahati) has directed the Chief Minister’s Special Vigilance Cell, Vigilance and Anti Corruption wing of Assam Police and the Criminal Investigation Department to file chargesheet against 255 public servants. […]

Supreme Court for free treatment of poor at private hospitals

Supreme Court for free treatment of poor at private hospitals

No one for us – Photo By Setu Chakrabarty By- Correspondent | Date- August 26, 2011 In a significant directive, the Supreme Court of India yesterday directed the private hospitals in Delhi to allocate 25% of their out-patient department capacity and 10% in patient department capacity for free treatment of poor and the needy. It […]

Supreme Court’s Recent Directive on Dowry and Assam

Supreme Court’s Recent Directive on Dowry and Assam

By- Suajata Das A few days back, The Supreme Court asked the government to relook at the anti-dowry law (Section 498A of Indian Penal Code) stating it has been misused by women to lodge false or exaggerated complaints against husbands and their relatives accusing them of cruel behavior. Expressing concern at the increasing number of […]