Tag: PIL

Hyderabad: Plea in High Court questions drop in voter numbers

A PIL requesting the Election Commission to make public its algorithm that led to the alleged deletion of names of…

PIL filed seeking entry of women in all places of worship: Delhi High Court

New Delhi: After Supreme Court’s landmark judgement on Sabarimala which allowed women below 55 years to enter the hill shrine, a…

Rafale jet deal case: Centre submits details to SC in sealed cover

New Delhi: The Central Government on Saturday submitted the details of the decision-making process pertaining to the Rafale deal to…

PIL filed in SC seeking CBI probe in Rafale deal

New Delhi: A fresh Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was on Wednesday filed in the Supreme Court in connection with the…

PIL in SC over committee formation for rare diseases’ treatment

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court against the Centre and state governments…

HC seeks Gujarat’s reply on PIL on attack on migrants

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Thursday asked the state to file an affidavit on a public interest litigation plea…

PIL on disclosure of criminal antecedents of candidates withdrawn

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking immediate compliance of the recent judgment by the Supreme Court for advertising…

SC declines plea to regulate non-religious education at Madarsas, Gurukuls

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking regulation of non-religious education being imparted…

PIL filed on petrol price hike

New Delhi: A public interest litigation (PIL) seeking the sale of petrol and diesel at reasonable prices instead of letting…

PIL seeks ban on caste, tribe based social groups

Mumbai: A petition has been filed in the Bombay High Court seeking ban on registered or unregistered social organisations constituted…

HC dismisses PIL demanding CBI probe into Mayawati land

Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Monday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) filed against Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief…

Adultery offence: Centre opposes PIL seeking women liable – Know about the law

New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday opposed the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Joseph Shine, seeking to make men…

SC defers hearing on pleas opposing PIL to probe ED officer

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday deferred till Wednesday the hearing on BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's plea opposing a…

SC drafts new roster; CJI to only hear PIL cases

New Delhi: The Supreme Court's new roster system was drafted on Sunday, two days post the retirement of Justice Jasti…

PIL filed against massive tree felling

New Delhi: A public interest litigation has been filed in the Delhi High Court against an environment clearance granted for…

SC refuses urgent hearing on PIL over Kejriwal’s protest

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hold an urgent hearing of a PIL seeking a direction to…

SC to hear plea against political parties misusing religion for electoral gains

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed in the Supreme Court on Saturday seeking direction for taking action…

Ashwini Upadhya files PIL to make false statement before EC an offence

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader…

BJP leader files PIL to make bribery an offence

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, Ashwini Upadhyay on Thursday filed a PIL (Public Interest Litigation) in the Supreme…

PIL seeking probe into Mosul killings dismissed

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking "detailed investigation" into alleged lapses…