Justice CK Prasad gets the position of the second term as Chairman of Press Council of India

Justice Chandramauli Kumar Prasad, former Supreme Court Judge, has been appointed as the PCI (Press Council of India)’s chairman for a second term. The selection was reportedly done by a three-member committee directed by Vice President Venkaiah Naidu. This meeting was held in last week. Justice Prasad had come over Justice Markanday Katju who was …

Sunanda Pushkar Death Case: Shashi Tharoor Charged With “Abetment to Suicide

Delhi police have filed its chargesheet against Congress leader Shashi Tharoor and have accused him for his wife Sunanda Pushkar suicide. HIGHLIGHTS On January 17, 2014, Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in hotel room. Tharoor charged with “cruelty” in marriage and abetting suicide According to him, charges are “preposterous”, often says vigorously In Sunanda Pushkar …

Supreme Court: Only after getting an approval from the Central government the state government can reserve any land for mining exploitation

The Supreme Court has governed that only after getting an approval from the Central government the state government can reserve their owned land for mining exploitation. The Court also mentioned on questions related to the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulations) Act, 1957 that the Centre will not be obligated by any approval while giving …