Aadhaar-Social Media Profile Linking: SC To Hear Facebook's Plea; Issues Notice To Google, Twitter And YouTube

Aadhaar-Social Media Profile Linking: SC To Hear Facebook’s Plea; Issues Notice To Google, Twitter And YouTube

The Supreme Court on August 20, 2019, has agreed to hear Facebook’s plea seeking transfer of cases related to demands for linking of social media profiles of users with Aadhaar number to itself. The cases are pending before the High Courts of Madras, Bombay and Madhya Pradesh. A Bench of Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha […]

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No Immediate Relief For P Chidambaram, Plea Against Arrest Referred To CJI

No Immediate Relief For P Chidambaram, Plea Against Arrest Referred To CJI

There was no relief for former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, as the Supreme Court Bench headed by Justice N.V. Ramana hearing Chidambaram’s plea against arrest referred the matter to Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi. The Congress leader had moved the top court on August 20, 2019, after a six-member team of Central Bureau of […]

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Delhi HC Seeks Reply From Centre On Plea Seeking Abolition Of Differential Marriageable Age for Men And Women [Read Petition]

Delhi HC Seeks Reply From Centre On Plea Seeking Abolition Of Differential Marriageable Age for Men And Women [Read Petition]

The Delhi High Court on August 19, 2019, has sought Centre’s response on a PIL challenging the difference in age for marriage for men and women. The petition was filed by Ashwini Upadhyay alleging that the “distinction is based on patriarchal stereotypes and has no scientific backing.” The Division Bench of Justice D.N. Patel and […]

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